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Canadian Federal Courts Practice, 2021 Edition + E-Book / Pratique devant les Cours fédérales, édition 2021 + livre électronique

Designed for both English and French practitioners who appear before the Federal Courts, this portable civil litigation guide provides up-to-date, section-by-section annotation and commentary for quick reference.
Publication Language: English
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ISBN/ISSN: 9780433509691

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Designed for the Bench – Perfect for the Practitioner
Only Canadian Federal Courts Practice, 2021 Edition / Pratique devant les Cours fédérales, édition 2021 provides all commentary, full text of legislation, forms, Federal Courts of Canada Notices to the Legal Profession, indices, a list of judges and registry offices and an overview of Federal Court practice in English and French. Designed for both English and French practitioners who appear before the Federal Courts, this guide on the Federal Courts Act and Rules, and Federal Courts practice, provides up-to-date, section-by-section annotation and commentary for your quick reference.

Features

  • Bilingual court practice and procedure overview and section-by-section commentary
  • Bilingual reproduction of the full text of the Federal Courts Act, Federal Courts Rules and Forms, and the Federal Courts Immigration and Refugee Protection Rules – Legislation is laid out side-by-side for convenient access to both English and French versions
  • Expert section-by-section annotations of recent key developments – Serves as authoritative guide for further research
  • Bilingual pertinent practice notes and rules of courtroom procedure – Facilitates quick, last-minute verification of courtroom procedures
  • Bilingual forms and tariffs of fees under the Federal Courts Rules – Saves time to locate key information
  • Bilingual table of contents – Locate relevant sections quickly in both English and French

Highlights of the 2021 Edition

  • Updated commentaries throughout, with extensive revision of the commentaries and reorganization of caselaw relating to sections 17 and 18.1 of the Federal Courts Act, and Rules 151 and 213-219 of the Federal Courts Rules
  • Updated lists of Federal Court Judges and Registry Offices
  • Digests of recent key decisions relating to:
    • The breadth of Federal Courts’ jurisdiction (Section 17)Salt Canada Inc. v. Baker, [2020] F.C.J. No. 810, 2020 FCA 127
    • The revised standards of review in applications for judicial review (Sections 18 & 28)Canada (Minister of Citizenship and Immigration) v. Vavilov, [2019] S.C.J. No. 65, 2019 SCC 65; The Clorox Company of Canada Ltd. v. Chloretec S.E.C., 2020 FCA 76
    • The availability of declaratory relief (Section 18)Entertainment Software Association v. Society of Composers, Authors and Music Publishers of Canada, [2020] F.C.J. No. 671, 2020 FCA 100
    • Navigation and shipping (Section 22)Desgagnés Transport Inc. v. Wärtsilä Canada Inc., [2019] S.C.J. No. 58, 2019 SCC 58
    • Conducting hearings by remote conferencing (Rules 32-33)Rovi Guides, Inc. v. Videotron Ltd., [2020] F.C.J. No. 629, 2020 FC 637
    • Best practices in seeking leave to intervene (Rule 109)Teksavvy Solutions Inc. v. Bell Media Inc et al., [2020] F.C.J. No. 716, 2020 FCA 108
    • The Courts’ approval of Protective Orders (Rule 151)Canadian National Railway Company v. BNSF Railway Company, [2020] F.C.J. No. 231, 2020 FCA 45
    • The increasing success of motions for summary judgment/trial (Rules 213-219)Viiv Healthcare Company v. Gilead Sciences Canada, Inc., [2020] F.C.J. No. 460, 2020 FC 486; Gemak Trust v. Jempak Corporation, [2020] F.C.J. No. 640, 2020 FC 644; Canmar Foods Ltd. v. TA foods Ltd., 2019 FC 1233
    • The breadth of Rule 317Tomorrow’s Champions Foundation v. Canada (National Revenue), [2020] F.C.J. No. 715, 2020 FCA 42; Office and Professional Employees International Union v. Cougar Helicopters Inc., 2019 FCA 231
    • Powers of the Courts in subsection 18.1(3) references (Rules 320-322)Reference re: subsection 18.1(3) of the Federal Courts Act, R.S.C. 1985, c. F-7, [2019] F.C.J. No. 1574, 2019 FC 464
    • Carriage motions in class proceedings (Rules 334.12-334.15)Laliberté v. Canada (Attorney General), [2019] F.C.J. No. 660, 2019 FC 766, affirmed [2020] F.C.J. No. 768, 2020 FCA 119
    • Motions for leave to appeal in class proceedings (Rule 334.31)Mclean v. Canada (Attorney General), [2019] F.C.J. No. 1454, 2019 FCA 309
    • Motions for leave to appeal (Rules 352-356) Raincoast Conservation Foundation et al. v. Canada (Attorney General), 2019 FCA 224
    • The continuing trend in granting pre-trial injunctions (Rule 373) Bell Media Inc. v. GoldTVBiz, [2019] F.C.J. No. 1331, 2019 FCA 1432; Fluid Energy Group Ltd. v. Exaltexx Inc., [2020] F.C.J. No. 535, 2020 FC 81
    • The continuing trend in awarding lump sum costs (Rule 400) Seedlings Life Science Ventures, LLC v. Pfizer Canada ULC, [2020] F.C.J. No. 556, 2020 FC 505
 

Featured Authors

Table of contents

About the Authors / À propos des auteurs

Legislative Currency / Niveau de mise à jour

Table of Cases / Table des décisions

Judges and Registry Offices / Les juges et les bureaux du greffe

Elements of Practice and Procedure Before the Federal Court of Canada / Éléments de pratique et de procédure devant les Cours fédérales du Canada

Court Practice Notes / Directives sur la procédure

Federal Courts Act / Loi sur les Cours fédérales

Exchequer Court Act / Loi sur la Cour de l'Échiquier (unrepealed sections) (articles non abrogés)

Federal Courts Rules / Règles des Cours fédérales

  • Table of Concordance / Table de concordance
  • Notes on Federal Courts Rules and Proceedings / Notes sur les Règles des Cours fédérales
  • Federal Courts Rules / Règles des Cours fédérales
  • Schedule (Rule 52.2): Code of Conduct for Expert Witnesses / Annexe (règle 52.2) Code de déontologie régissant les témoins experts

Forms / Formules

Tariffs of Fees / Tarifs

Immigration and Refugee Protection Act (ss. 72-87) / Loi sur l'immigration et la protection des réfugiés (art. 72 à 87)

Federal Courts Immigration and Refugee Protection Rules / Règles des Cours fédérales en matière d'immigration et de protection des réfugiés

Crown Liability and Proceedings Act / Loi sur la responsabilité civile de l'État et le contentieux administratif

Canada Evidence Act / Loi sur la preuve au Canada

Interpretation Act / Loi d'interprétation


Index