Small Claims Act & Rules: Annotated - Print

Product Type: Publications - Print
ISBN: 0-86504-931-9
Pages: 546
Price: $216.00

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Your handy Small Claims Court Act and Rules guide with commentary

This book is essential for: anyone appearing in Small Claims Court 

Current to: October 1, 2019

Small Claims Court may be the right court to take your client's case. With Small Claims Act and Rules: Annotated, you have quick and easy access to the complete text of the Small Claims Act and Small Claims Rules along with annotations of case law selected and summarized by provincial court judges. Designed to complement CLEBC's Provincial Court Small Claims Handbook, this resource is your guide to getting the right outcome for your client in Small Claims Court.

With this resource, you will be able to:

  • quickly refer to the Rule or section of the Act that you need
  • access important case law on procedural and substantive law issues
  • confidently advise your client and appear in Small Claims Court

Buy today and have your Small Claims Court companion at your fingertips! View a sample from this book!

Highlights of the 2020 Update include: 

  • significant structural changes made to improve navigation and readability
  • case law annotations and legislation brought current to approximately October 1, 2019
  • new annotations providing the courts' stance on, among others, the following:
    • can a claimant bring multiple claims to the Civil Resolution Tribunal against the same defendant, even if the total amount is above the Tribunal's monetary limit?
    • if more than one claim is advanced in a single action, can the claimants recover a total amount above the Small Claims Court's monetary limit?
    • under what circumstances can a judge dismiss a claim at a settlement conference?
  • when will a decision be remitted for a re-hearing due to a judge's failure to provide sufficient reasons?
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