Watson & McGowan's Ontario Civil Practice 2018 + CD-ROM (Student)
ISBN/ISSN/Product Number: 978-0-7798-7932-8
Product Type: Book + eBook
Number of Pages: Approximately 1840 pages
Number of Volumes: 1 volume bound + CD + eBook
Binding: softcover
Publication Date: 2017-08-17
Publisher: Carswell
Price: $82.00

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Founding Authors: Garry D. Watson, Q.C. and Michael McGowan

Contributing Editors: Michael Foulds and Peter Henein


Watson & McGowan's Ontario Civil Practice 2018 (Student Edition) features expert commentary on how the rules of civil procedure are interpreted and applied in specific situations. This reference set contains:

  • The indispensable Annual Survey of Recent Developments in Civil Litigation – an essential guide to the key case law developments, reform initiatives and rule amendments. It includes commentary on recent SCC jurisprudence which has led to a state of confusion over the law dealing with relitigation of issues already determined in another adjudicative proceeding.
  • Thousands of case annotations
  • All Ontario court forms as Word documents on CD-ROM
  • Full text of the Rules of Civil Procedure, the Courts of Justice Act and related legislation, practice directions, Case Management Rules and annotations


About the Author

Derek McKay

Michael McGowan is Counsel at Theall Group LLP where he focuses on Class Action Litigation. Michael has been editor-in-chief of Carswell Practice Cases since 1984. From 1992 to 1995 Michael served on the Class Proceedings Committee established under the Law Society Act, initially as Vice-Chair and subsequently as Chair.