The 2017 Annotated Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act
The 2017-2018 Annotated Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act
ISBN/ISSN/Product Number: 978-0-7798-7896-3
Product Type: Book S.O. Annual/biannual/biennial
Anticip. Upkeep Cost: New editions supplied twice per year on standing order subscription
Number of Pages: Approximately 2040 pages
Number of Volumes: 1 volume bound
Binding: softcover
Publication Date: 2017-11-15
Publisher: Carswell
Price: $200.00

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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

New in this Edition

This release includes all recent legislative amendments.   Also included is the following recent case law dealing with the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act and Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act:

  • Dalcor Inc. v. Unimac Group Ltd., 2017 CarswellOnt 1452, 45 C.B.R. (6th) 56, 2017 ONSC 945 (Ont. S.C.J.)
  • Guthrie v. Abakhan & Associates Inc., 2017 CarswellBC 530, 2017 BCCA 102 (B.C. C.A.)
  • L-Jalco Holdings Inc. v. Bell, 2017 CarswellOnt 1713, 45 C.B.R. (6th) 320, 2017 ONSC 1035 (Ont. S.C.J. [Commercial List])
  • Ontario (Securities Commission) v. Kotton, 2017 CarswellOnt 4348, 2017 ONSC 1379 (Ont. S.C.J.)
  • PricewaterhouseCoopers v. Bank of Montreal, 2017 CarswellNfld 91, 46 C.B.R. (6th) 309, 2017 NLTD(G) 43 (N.L. T.D.)
  • Re Bloom Lake General Partner Ltd., 2017 CarswellQue 329, 45 C.B.R. (6th) 110 (C.S. Que.)
  • Re Kocken Energy Systems Inc., 2017 CarswellNS 187, 2017 NSSC 80 (N.S. S.C.)
  • Re Lee, 2017 CarswellOnt 463, 44 C.B.R. (6th) 68, 2017 ONSC 388 (Ont. S.C.J.)
  • Re Nortel Networks Corp., 2017 CarswellOnt 1120, 44 C.B.R. (6th) 265, 2017 ONSC 700 (Ont. S.C.J. [Commercial List])
  • Re Target Canada Co., 2017 CarswellOnt 3130, 45 C.B.R. (6th) 225, 2017 ONSC 327 (Ont. S.C.J.)
  • Re Tudor Sales Ltd., 2017 CarswellBC 170, 44 C.B.R. (6th) 45, 2017 BCSC 119 (B.C. S.C.)
  • Re Ultra Petroleum Corp., 2017 CarswellYukon 16, 45 C.B.R. (6th) 82, 2017 YKSC 9 (Y.T. S.C.)
  • Re Walter Energy Canada Holdings, Inc., 2017 CarswellBC 79, 43 C.B.R. (6th) 158, 2017 BCSC 53 (B.C. S.C.)
  • Royal Bank of Canada v. Delta Logistics Transportation Inc., 2017 CarswellOnt 340, 44 C.B.R. (6th) 77, 2017 ONSC 368 (Ont. S.C.J.)
  • Scott v. Scott, 2017 CarswellOnt 1099, 44 C.B.R. (6th) 199, 2017 ONSC 346 (Ont. S.C.J.).


About the Author

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.

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.
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.