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Bennett on Bankruptcy, 20th Edition, 2018

The new edition continues to be a reliable and practical guide, and serves as your quickest reference to the substantive law in this area.
Publication Language: English
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ISBN/ISSN: 9780433496717

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Celebrating 20th Anniversary. Gain critical insights on the current status of the Canadian Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act from legal expert, Frank Bennett.

For almost 20 years, Bennett on Bankruptcy has been a reliable and practical guide, and serves as your quickest reference to the substantive law in this area.

Frank Bennett provides you with explanatory notes to point out many of the leading cases on a particular section or rule. The case references are helpful as they give you background in the particular area and the legal principles involved.

New in This Edition

  • Discussion of over 100 new reported cases
  • Updated commentary and discussion of issues of recent concern
  • New or revised Directives, including:
    • Directive No.11R2-2017 -- Surplus Income (February 22, 2017)
    • Updated Directive 33: Trustee Designation and Advertising: Are You Compliant? (2017)
  • New Notices, including:
    • Annual Banking Report 2017
    • Bankruptcy Assistance Program
    • How to become a Licensed Insolvency Trustee
    • Insolvency Workload Transition - Canada Revenue Agency
  • Report on Licensed Insolvency Trustee business practices in the administration of consumer insolvencies
  • Key Insolvency Documentation Processing Areas at the CRA
  • Licensed Insolvency Trustee Compliance Program
  • Promotion of Awareness of New Trustee Designation
  • Review of Licensed Insolvency Trustee business practices in relation to administration of consumer insolvencies
  • Update and New Measures Regarding Reasonable and Fair Provisions in Consumer Proposals
  • OSB News August 2017

Who should buy this book

The book explains leading cases from a practitioner's point of view and is perfect for:

  • Bankruptcy and Insolvency Lawyers
  • Corporate and Commercial Lawyers
  • Trustees, Accountants, Debtors, Lenders and Directors
  • Corporate Secretaries, or In-House Corporate Counsel

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Table of contents

Table of Cases
Bankruptcy Reform
Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act
Bankruptcy and Insolvency Rules
Template Receivership Orders (Ontario)
Administrative Forms
Information Statements
Policy Statements
Notices to Trustees
Insolvency Circulars
Companies' Creditors Arrangement Act
Template CCAA Orders – Ontario
Appendix – Corporate Restructuring: Choice of Remedy
Wage Earner Protection Program Act