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CBA Civil Litigation Section

CBA Civil Litigation Section articles are published under the banner Civil Writes. Members interested in posting articles are encouraged to send them to the Section’s Communications Officer.


Bench and Bar: Observations from the front row

  • July 10, 2017
  • David Demirkan

In preparation for the May 5, 2017 meetings of the Federal Court Bench and Bar Liaison Committee and the Federal Court of Appeal Bench and Bar Liaison Committee, I asked the members of the Canadian Bar Association’s National Civil Litigation Section Executive1 for some constructive feedback to pass on to the judges.

Civil Litigation

Disclosure obligations in Unifund Assurance Company v Churchill

  • March 30, 2017
  • Joe Thorne and Justin Hewitt

In Unifund Assurance Company v Churchill the Newfoundland and Labrador Court of Appeal considered the application of our rules of court and the common law as they relate to disclosure of documents produced in the context of litigation arising from a car accident.

Civil Litigation