The 2017 Annotated Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act (ProView only)
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The 2019 Annotated Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act (ProView only)
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Use this quick reference for immediate access to primary law and concise commentary on bankruptcy, insolvency, and restructuring

Always up to date – two editions a year

The Annotated Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act continues to be the resource you can rely on for authoritative guidance and current law and policy at a moment's notice. This practical softcover is a condensed version of the five-volume classic Bankruptcy and Insolvency Law of Canada, 4th Edition. It's the perfect quick reference you can rely on for immediate access to primary law and concise commentary.

Features include:

  • Full text of the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act plus a Table of Concordance
  • In-depth commentary and case annotations for each section of the Act that explains how the legislation applies in practice
  • An individual Table of Contents for the General Rules under the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act
  • Full text of federal legislation, including the Companies' Creditors Arrangement Act, the Wage Earner Protection Program Act and Regulations, and the Farm Debt Mediation Act
  • Position papers and directives issued by the federal Superintendent of Bankruptcy, preceded by a Table of Contents for ease of reference
  • A comprehensive Index to the legislation, commentary, forms, precedents, tariffs, and Superintendent of Bankruptcy policy statements and directives
Additional information: Table of Contents (PDF)

New in this edition

This release incorporates all recent legislative amendments. It also adds digests of over 75 recent decisions dealing with the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act and the Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act, including the following appellate decisions:

  • 2003945 Alberta Ltd. v. 1951584 Ontario Inc. (2018), 2018 ABCA 48, 2018 CarswellAlta 160 (Alta. C.A.)
  • Access Mortgage Corporation (2004) Ltd. v. Arres Capital Inc. (2017), 2017 CarswellAlta 2397, 2017 ABCA 373 (Alta. C.A.)
  • Arrangement relatif à Bloom Lake (2018), 2018 QCCA 551, EYB 2018-292887, 2018 CarswellQue 2686 (C.A. Que.).
  • Beltline Real Estate Holdings Ltd. v. Domicile Interiors Ltd. (2017), 2017 ABCA 407, 2017 CarswellAlta 2522 (Alta. C.A.)
  • DBDC Spadina Ltd. v. Walton (2018) 56 C.B.R. (6th) 173 (Ont. C.A.)
  • Deloitte & Touche v. Livent Inc (Receiver of) (2018) 55 C.B.R. (6th) 1 (S.C.C.)
  • Douglas v. Stan Fergusson Fuels Ltd. (2018), 2018 ONCA 192, 2018 CarswellOnt 3550 (Ont. C.A.)
  • Ernst & Young Inc. v. Essar Global Fund Limited (2017), 54 C.B.R. (6th) 173, 2017 ONCA 1014, 2017 CarswellOnt 20162 (Ont. C.A.)
  • Ferina Construction Limited v. Labno (2017), 2017 CarswellOnt 16620, 2017 ONSC 6469 (Ont. Div. Ct.)
  • Fiorito v. Wiggins (2017), 2017 ONCA 765, 2017 CarswellOnt 15290 (Ont. C.A.)
  • George Armstrong Investments v. Transport Development Inc. (2017), 2017 CarswellOnt 16103, 2017 ONSC 6112 (Ont. Div. Ct.)
  • Lawyers’ Professional Indemnity Co. v. Rodriguez (2018), 2018 CarswellOnt 3247, 2018 ONCA 171 (Ont. C.A.)
  • Luckevich v. Ivany (2018), 2018 CarswellOnt 2087, 2018 ONCA 144 (Ont. C.A.)
  • PricewaterhouseCoopers Inc v. Ramdath (2018), 2018 MBCA 41, 2018 CarswellMan 137 (Man. C.A.)
  • Re Kuczera (2018), 2018 ONCA 322, 2018 CarswellOnt 4892 (Ont. C.A.)
  • Sangha v. Bhamrah (2017), 2017 CarswellBC 3576, 2017 BCCA 434 (B.C. C.A.)
  • Scicluna v. Solstice Two Limited (2018), 2018 ONCA 176, 2018 CarswellOnt 2634 (Ont. C.A.)
  • Tam v. El-Hawary (2018) 56 C.B.R. (6th) 255 (Ont. C.A.)
  • Third Eye Capital Corporation v. Ressources Dianor Inc./Dianor Resources Inc. (2018), 2018 ONCA 253, 2018 CarswellOnt 3694 (Ont. C.A.)

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About the Author
Dr. Janis P. Sarra is Professor of Law, University of British Columbia Faculty of Law, Vancouver, Canada. She received her LL.B., LL.M. and S.J.D. at the Faculty of Law, University of Toronto, and a B.A. and M.A. in political economy, also from University of Toronto. She holds the Honourable Lloyd Houlden Fellowship for 2007-2008. She served as Associate Dean of the Faculty of Law from 2003 to 2007 and was Senator of the University from 2003 to 2008. In 2004, she was awarded title of Distinguished University Scholar for her scholarship in corporate and securities law. Dr. Sarra teaches corporate finance, commercial insolvency law, corporate law, securities law, contract law and law and economics at the UBC Faculty of Law. Dr. Sarra was one of two INSOL International Scholars for 2006-2007 and was awarded the UBC Alumni Research Award in 2007.
Mr. Justice Geoffrey B. Morawetz was appointed to the bench of the Superior Court of Justice of Ontario in 2005. Prior to his appointment, he was a partner with the firm Goodmans LLP, practising primarily in the areas of corporate restructuring, insolvency litigation and secured transactions. He is a member of the Insolvency Institute of Canada and is a past Chair of the Insolvency Section of the Ontario Bar Association. He is a frequent lecturer and is the author of several legal publications.

The Late Honourable Mr. Justice Lloyd W. Houlden was the Chairman of Gardiner Roberts LLP in Toronto, Ontario. He was appointed to the bench in 1969 as a Justice of the Supreme Court of Ontario and was subsequently elevated to the Ontario Court of Appeal in 1974, from which he retired in 1997. As a justice of the Supreme Court of Ontario and the Ontario Court of Appeal, he sat on most of Canada's major insolvency and restructuring cases.