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Guide to Litigation in Canada – UPDATED

RMC Guide to Litigation in Canada

CBM Lawyers and the other members of Risk Management Counsel of Canada (RMC) have teamed up to produce a Guide to Litigation in Canada. The guide offers an introduction to the key steps to progressing a claim in each Canadian province. The guide will serve as a handy resource for anyone new to the litigation process or having to manage a claim in a unfamiliar jurisdiction.

Topics covered include:

  • Affidavit of documents and questioning
  • Discovery / examinations
  • Initiation of legal actions
  • Limitation periods
  • Mediations
  • Pleadings
  • Settlement conferences
  • Small claims actions
  • Summary Judgments
  • Third party proceedings
  • Trial management conferences
  • Trials

Click here to download the guide >RMC Guide to Litigation in Canada (November 2020).

Click here to view the online version.

About RMC
Risk Management Counsel of Canada is a national association of independent law firms with expertise in meeting the needs of the risk management industry by providing a range of cost-effective and quality services for the insurance industry, risk retention groups and self-insureds. Our membership in the Risk Management Counsel of Canada provides our clients with a cost effective tool for handling claims involving multiple jurisdictions.

With offices in every province and lawyers called in all three territories, RMC is Canada’s insurance defence network.