The 2017 Annotated Ontario Personal Property Security Act
The 2019-2020 Annotated Ontario Personal Property Security Act
By: Richard H. McLaren, Professor of Law, H.B.A., LL.B., LL.M., C.Arb.
ISBN/ISSN/Product Number: 978-0-7798-9027-9
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 1050 pages
Number of Volumes: 1 volume bound
Binding: softcover
Publication Date: 2019-08-09
Publisher: Carswell
Price: $183.00

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Keep up with the latest legislation with The 2019-2020 Annotated Ontario Personal Property Security Act

Now published twice per year, the new edition of this portable guide features the fully updated text of the Ontario Personal Property Security Act and Regulations, section-by-section commentary, all significant reported and unreported court decisions, detailed cross references, and a new table of concordance. The 2019-2020 Annotated Ontario Personal Property Security Act does more than provide the current version of the black letter law. You are also given the necessary tools to help you immediately grasp the intricacies of the Ontario regime.

New in this edition

  • Westboro v. Co-operators, 2018 CarswellOnt 19294 (Ont. S.C.J.): there was a distinct cause of action arising from the plaintiff's interest in the insurance proceeds beyond the physical building which required a fuller evidentiary record and more comprehensive submissions.
  • General Motors v. Trillium Motor World Ltd., 2019 CarswellOnt 764 (Ont. S.C.J.): a first charge created by s. 32(3) of the Class Proceedings Act, was interpreted by the court to be akin to a solicitor’s lien.
  • The Guarantee Company of North America v Royal Bank of Canada, 2019 CarswellOnt 300 (Ont. C.A.): that the statutory trust created by the CLA satisfied the requirements to create a trust under the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act.
  • Blue Hill Excavating Inc v Canadian Western Bank Leasing Inc., 2019 CarswellSask 101 (Sask. C.A.): there was appropriate evidence before the Chambers judge to make a fair determination summarily.
  • Kobi’s Auto Ltd. v. 5174245 Manitoba Ltd., 2018 CarswellMan 571 (Man. C.A.): trial judge erred in holding that the plaintiff was only entitled to notice of sale as a security holder under s. 11 of the Garage Keepers Act.
About the Author

Richard H. McLaren, Professor of Law, H.B.A. (Western University), LL.B. (Western University), LL.M. (London), C.Arb., joined the Faculty of Law at the University of Western Ontario in 1972 and was Associate Dean from 1979-82. His principle teaching research interests are in the areas of Alternative Dispute Resolution, Contracts, Debtor-Creditor Rights, Bankruptcy and Insolvency, and Commercial and Business Law. He is the Editor, Personal Property Security Act Cases (P.P.S.A.C.), Canadian Co-Reporter and special consultant to American Law Institute’s project on Transnational Insolvency in the three NAFTA countries. He is one of three Canadian academics who are members of the Insolvency Institute of Canada and is the only one who is a member of the American Academy of Commercial Finance Lawyers. Professor McLaren has practical experience as a commercial lawyer, a labour and commercial arbitrator, and mediator. Appointments include: Higher Board of the Euro-Arab Arbitration System; International Court for Sports Arbitration, for whom he was an on site arbitrator at the 1998 Winter Olympics in Japan and at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney, Australia. He is also the author of Secured Transactions in Personal Property in Canada, 3rd Edition, and The Annotated Ontario Personal Property Security Act, published by Carswell.