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Bennett on Bankruptcy, 21st Edition, 2019

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: 9780433500926

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Gain critical insights on the current status of the Canadian Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act from legal expert, Frank Bennett.
For more than 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 under the BIA and CCAA
  • Updated commentary and discussion of issues of recent concern including:
    • Insolvency record search modernization
    • OSB’s mandates with respect to debtor compliance
    • Reduction in trustee fees
    • Provincial fraudulent conveyances legislation
    • Badges of fraud
    • Personal income tax debt (s.172.1 of BIA)
    • Assignment of agreements
  • New or revised Directives, including:
    • Directive No. 1R4-2018 – Insolvency Counselling Matters (Issued January 29, 2018); Insolvency Counselor Registration (Issued April 24, 2018) and Addendum (Issued May 17, 2018)
  • New Notices, including:
    • Key Insolvency Documentation Processing Areas at the CRA
  • OSB News August 2018

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