The only full set of civil jury instructions in Canada
This publication is essential for: Canadian trial judges and litigators working with civil juries
Current to: December 1, 2021
Jury trials involve an immense amount of work, especially when it comes to researching and writing charges. With approximately 100 standard, plain language instructions on jury trial procedure, evidence, torts, defences, and damages, Civil Jury Instructions does the heavy lifting for you. User notes and annotations to the instructions alert you to the relevant legal authorities, provide warnings, and offer alternative language. Checklists, sample questions, and a user guide help you effectively prepare for your jury trial.
With this resource, you will be able to:
- understand the specific evidence required to prove a particular action or defence
- save time researching, drafting, and updating your collection of civil jury instructions
- effectively prepare for trial
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Highlights of the 2022 Update include:
BCCA caution about commenting on evidence during opening remarks to jury
BCCA on measurement and application of real and substantial possibilities in assessing damages
Saskatchewan CA on the dangers of character evidence in a civil jury trial
- all jury instructions revised to be gender-inclusive
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