Ontario Summary Judgment - Civil and Family - 2016
ISBN/ISSN/Product Number: 978-0-7798-7335-7
Product Type: Book S.O. Annual/biannual/biennial
Anticip. Upkeep Cost: Annual edtions supplied on standing order subscription
Number of Pages: Approximately 240 pages
Number of Volumes: 1 volume bound
Binding: softcover
Publication Date: 2016-11-30
Publisher: Canada Law Book
Price: $114.00

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Ontario Summary Judgment – Civil and Family – 2016 is the first resource to prepare you for seeking summary disposition in the wake of significant new changes that have widened access to summary judgment in Ontario.

Get clear direction from a longtime litigator on developing and strategizing your case with:

  • Detailed discussion of the changes to Rule 20 of the Ontario Rules of Civil Procedure and to Rule 16 of the Family Law Rules
  • The full text of Hryniak v. Mauldin – the Supreme Court of Canada decision that provides the new legal test for summary judgment
  • Annotations and practical advice that illuminate findings of fact and recent rulings
  • Challenges in seeking summary judgment motions under the new rules
  • Annual volumes that keep you up to date
About the Author
Michael G. Tweedie practised commercial and debtor-creditor litigation in Ontario for more than 30 years. He is now retired from active practice and provides a research service for licensees in Ontario. He has presented papers for both the Law Society of Upper Canada and the Ontario Bar Association. Mr. Tweedie has conducted many summary judgment motions, trials and appeals, including appearances before the Court of Appeal for Ontario.