Product details

Publisher: 
Carswell
Practice area: 
Civil procedure, Litigation
Jurisdiction: 
Ontario
Publication date: 
2022-07-29
Carswell

Ontario Small Claims Court Practice, 2023, Print and ProView eBook

Availability: Partial Stock

Ontario Small Claims Court Practice features comprehensive commentary pertaining to the Rules and Forms of Small Claims Court in Ontario.

Simplified, plain language overviews: A self-help chapter outlines the practicalities of going the small claims route both for quick references and help in explaining the process to others.

Easy-to-follow flow charts: Guides you through the process of bringing or defending a claim, and outlines your options at each stage.

A detailed practice and procedure guide: You’ll find a thorough explanation of every aspect of bringing or defending a claim.

Practice Advisor for Ontario Small Claims Court Practice will be provided every three months by email to standing order subscribers upon request, at no extra cost.


New in this Edition:

All legislative amendments to Ontario Gazette Vol. 155:19 (May 7, 2022):

  • Rules of the Small Claims Court updated to O. Reg. 249/21
  • Courts of Justice Act updated to S.O. 2021 c. 34, Sched. 4

Hot Topics in this Edition include:

  • Consolidated Notice to the Profession and Public Regarding the Small Claims Court (Updated to May 30, 2022)
  • COVID-19 Practice Direction
  • Minor Legislative Amendments
  • Constitutional Limit on Small Claims Court Jurisdiction
  • Test to Set Aside Default Judgment
  • Expert Reports
  • Vexatious Proceedings
  • No Anti-SLAPP Motions in Small Claims Court
  • Limits on Assistance to Self-Represented Litigants


The Preface reviews the impact of COVID-19 on small claims court operations and reviews different aspects of how the court now operates.


Updated case law and commentary:

  • Reference re Code of Civil Procedure (Que.), art. 35,2021 SCC 27 – Constitutional limit on the monetary jurisdiction of Small Claims Courts.
  • H.M.B. Holdings Ltd. v. Antigua and Barbuda, 2021 SCC 44 – questions regarding choice of law
  • Kiselman v. Klerer, 2019 ONSC 6668, 2019 CarswellOnt 18949 (Ont. Div. Ct), reversed 2022 ONCA 489, 2022 CarswellOnt 8687 (Ont. C. A.) - clarifies jurisdiction of Landlord and Tenant Board
  • Philbert v. Graham, 2022 ONCA 122 – Vexatious proceedings
  • Laurentide Kitchens Inc. v. Homestores Inc., 2022 ONCA 48 - Anti-SLAPP Motions in Small Claims Court
  • Segura Mosquera v. Rogers Communications Inc., 2021 ONCA 876 - Transfer to/from Superior Court of Justice
  • Dujardin v. Dujardin, 2018 ONCA 597 - Trial judges' duties to self-represented litigants
  • Kelava v. Spadacini, 2021 ONCA 428, affirming 2019 ONSC 6314 (Div. Ct.) - Representation Orders
  • Foxgate Developments Inc. v. Doe, 2021 ONCA 910 - Procedure on Contempt Hearing
  • Laurentide Kitchens Inc. v. Homestores Inc., 2022 ONCA 48 – Jurisdiction of Small Claims Court Administrative Judge to hear s 137.1 motions
  • Gefen v. Gaertner, 2021 ONCA 631 – Procedure on appeal

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Carswell

Ontario Small Claims Court Practice, 2023, Print and ProView eBook

Availability: Partial Stock

Description

Ontario Small Claims Court Practice features comprehensive commentary pertaining to the Rules and Forms of Small Claims Court in Ontario.

Simplified, plain language overviews: A self-help chapter outlines the practicalities of going the small claims route both for quick references and help in explaining the process to others.

Easy-to-follow flow charts: Guides you through the process of bringing or defending a claim, and outlines your options at each stage.

A detailed practice and procedure guide: You’ll find a thorough explanation of every aspect of bringing or defending a claim.

Practice Advisor for Ontario Small Claims Court Practice will be provided every three months by email to standing order subscribers upon request, at no extra cost.


New in this Edition:

All legislative amendments to Ontario Gazette Vol. 155:19 (May 7, 2022):

  • Rules of the Small Claims Court updated to O. Reg. 249/21
  • Courts of Justice Act updated to S.O. 2021 c. 34, Sched. 4

Hot Topics in this Edition include:

  • Consolidated Notice to the Profession and Public Regarding the Small Claims Court (Updated to May 30, 2022)
  • COVID-19 Practice Direction
  • Minor Legislative Amendments
  • Constitutional Limit on Small Claims Court Jurisdiction
  • Test to Set Aside Default Judgment
  • Expert Reports
  • Vexatious Proceedings
  • No Anti-SLAPP Motions in Small Claims Court
  • Limits on Assistance to Self-Represented Litigants


The Preface reviews the impact of COVID-19 on small claims court operations and reviews different aspects of how the court now operates.


Updated case law and commentary:

  • Reference re Code of Civil Procedure (Que.), art. 35,2021 SCC 27 – Constitutional limit on the monetary jurisdiction of Small Claims Courts.
  • H.M.B. Holdings Ltd. v. Antigua and Barbuda, 2021 SCC 44 – questions regarding choice of law
  • Kiselman v. Klerer, 2019 ONSC 6668, 2019 CarswellOnt 18949 (Ont. Div. Ct), reversed 2022 ONCA 489, 2022 CarswellOnt 8687 (Ont. C. A.) - clarifies jurisdiction of Landlord and Tenant Board
  • Philbert v. Graham, 2022 ONCA 122 – Vexatious proceedings
  • Laurentide Kitchens Inc. v. Homestores Inc., 2022 ONCA 48 - Anti-SLAPP Motions in Small Claims Court
  • Segura Mosquera v. Rogers Communications Inc., 2021 ONCA 876 - Transfer to/from Superior Court of Justice
  • Dujardin v. Dujardin, 2018 ONCA 597 - Trial judges' duties to self-represented litigants
  • Kelava v. Spadacini, 2021 ONCA 428, affirming 2019 ONSC 6314 (Div. Ct.) - Representation Orders
  • Foxgate Developments Inc. v. Doe, 2021 ONCA 910 - Procedure on Contempt Hearing
  • Laurentide Kitchens Inc. v. Homestores Inc., 2022 ONCA 48 – Jurisdiction of Small Claims Court Administrative Judge to hear s 137.1 motions
  • Gefen v. Gaertner, 2021 ONCA 631 – Procedure on appeal

About Thomson Reuters ProView
ProView is the way to read Thomson Reuters eBooks and eLooseleafs, published primarily for legal, accounting, human resources, and tax professions. The Thomson Reuters ProView web-based application is accessed via your browser. With the new ProView web app, the offline capability is now available from your