The 2017 Annotated Ontario Personal Property Security Act (Print + ProView)
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The 2018 Annotated Ontario Personal Property Security Act (Print + ProView)
By: Richard H. McLaren, Professor of Law, H.B.A., LL.B., LL.M., C.Arb.
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Keep up with the latest legislation with The 2018 Annotated Ontario Personal Property Security Act

Now published twice per year, the new edition of this portable guide features the fully updated text of the Ontario Personal Property Security Act and Regulations, section-by-section commentary, all significant reported and unreported court decisions, detailed cross-references, and a new table of concordance. The 2018 Annotated Ontario Personal Property Security Act does more than provide the current version of the black letter law. You are also given the necessary tools to help you immediately grasp the intricacies of the Ontario regime.

Features include:

  • Full text of the Act and regulations - including amendments
  • Related legislation - including the Repair and Storage Liens ActElectronic Registration ActSecurities Transfer Act, and pertinent sections of the Ontario and Canada Business Corporations Acts, the Consumer Protection Act, the Electronic Commerce Act, and the Securities Act
  • Section-by-section commentary - in-depth explanation of the practical effect of each provision of the PPSA
  • Summaries of the leading decisions - Ontario cases and appellate-level decisions from other PPSA jurisdictions that interpret and apply the legislation
  • Detailed cross-references - making it easy to find related provisions and the relevant PPSAC case law
  • Finding tools - including a comprehensive index to the entire contents and dovetail to the basic national text Secured Transactions in Personal Property in Canada, 3rd Edition

The following cases have been added: 

  • Bankruptcy of Christine Marie Rose Fauvelle, 2017 CarswellMan 492, 7 P.P.S.A.C. (4th) 266 (Man. Q.B.)
  • Bankruptcy of Rosa Argentina Gonzalez, 2017 CarswellMan 493, 7 P.P.S.A.C. (4th) 301 (Man. Q.B.)
  • Dalcor Inc. v. Unimac Group Ltd., 2017 CarswellOnt 1452, 7 P.P.S.A.C. (4th) 174(Ont. S.C.J.)
  • Eaglewood Specialty Products v. Royal Bank, 2017 CarswellNB 303, 7 P.P.S.A.C. (4th) 164 (N.B. Q.B.)
  • Eden Agency Inc. v. Palinkas, 2017 CarswellOnt 7625, 7 P.P.S.A.C. (4th) 262 (Ont. C.A.)
  • GE Commercial Distribution Finance Canada v. R.L. Hillman & Co., 2016 CarswellBC 3480, 6 P.P.S.A.C. (4th) 281 (B.C. S.C.)
  • Lovats Acceptance Corp. v. Advantagewon Inc., 2017 CarswellOnt 2721, 7 P.P.S.A.C. (4th) 137 (Ont. S.C.J.)
  • Royal Bank of Canada v. 2M Farms Ltd., 2017 CarswellNS 272, 7 P.P.S.A.C. (4th) 151 (N.S. S.C.)
  • TCE Capital Corp. v. Nalcor Energy, 2017 CarswellNfld 170, 7 P.P.S.A.C. (4th) 217 (N.L. T.D.)

In addition, in 2015, the Office of the Superintendent of Bankruptcy's Directive No.33 established "licensed insolvency trustee" as the new professional designation for “trustee in bankruptcy.” This change has been made throughout.

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About the Author

Richard H. McLaren, Professor of Law, H.B.A. (Western University), LL.B. (Western University), LL.M. (London), C.Arb., joined the Faculty of Law at the University of Western Ontario in 1972 and was Associate Dean from 1979-82. His principle teaching research interests are in the areas of Alternative Dispute Resolution, Contracts, Debtor-Creditor Rights, Bankruptcy and Insolvency, and Commercial and Business Law. He is the Editor, Personal Property Security Act Cases (P.P.S.A.C.), Canadian Co-Reporter and special consultant to American Law Institute’s project on Transnational Insolvency in the three NAFTA countries. He is one of three Canadian academics who are members of the Insolvency Institute of Canada and is the only one who is a member of the American Academy of Commercial Finance Lawyers. Professor McLaren has practical experience as a commercial lawyer, a labour and commercial arbitrator, and mediator. Appointments include: Higher Board of the Euro-Arab Arbitration System; International Court for Sports Arbitration, for whom he was an on site arbitrator at the 1998 Winter Olympics in Japan and at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney, Australia. He is also the author of Secured Transactions in Personal Property in Canada, 3rd Edition, and The Annotated Ontario Personal Property Security Act, published by Carswell.