Statutory Jurisdiction An Analysis of the Court Jurisdiction and Proceedings Transfer Act

Author(s):
Michael Sobkin; Stephen Pitel; Vaughan Black

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The Court Jurisdiction and Proceedings Transfer Act puts the important topic of the jurisdiction of Canadian provincial courts in civil and commercial cases on a clearer statutory footing. It is in force in British Columbia, Saskatchewan and Nova Scotia. The approach to jurisdiction adopted under the CJPTA is different in several respects from the common law approach, and so provinces that have adopted it are undergoing a period of transition. One of the key issues for courts in applying the CJPTA is interpreting its provisions and explaining how they operate. Statutory Jurisdiction: An Analysis of the Court Jurisdiction and Proceedings Transfer Act examines the growing body of cases and provides a comprehensive account of how the CJPTA is being interpreted and applied by the courts.

Publisher:
Carswell

Practice Area:
Civil Procedure

Jurisdiction:
General

Publication Date:
2012-07-23

Hardcover Specifications

Service #:
30835793

Sub #:
30835793

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ISBN:
9780779851010