Tips for Managing Reserve Judgements

Effectively and efficiently staying on top of reserve judgments is a challenge at all levels of court. Tips for Managing Reserve Judgments is a resource developed by the CBA Judges Section to provide guidance and direction for CBA member judges.

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The resource was drafted by a working group of the CBA Judges Section Executive Committee with the support of a research assistant. CBA member judges and staff provided comments and editorial guidance throughout the drafting process.


Hon. Simon Ruel, Quebec Court of Appeal (Project Chair)
Hon. Janet Fuhrer, Federal Court
Hon. Jeffrey Harris, Court of King’s Bench of Manitoba
Hon. Annette J.R. Horst, Court of King’s Bench of Manitoba
Hon. Martin Pelletier, Office of the Chief Military Judge


Caroline LeBlanc, LL.L. (Research Assistant, 2021)
Paul Glover (CBA Staff Liaison, 2021-2022)