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Findings & Recommendations

Honourable Coulter A. Osborne, Q.C.
November 2007

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Table of Contents

  1. Letter of Transmittal
  2. List of Recommendations
    1. Introduction
    2. Judicial Resources
    3. Small Claims Court
    4. Simplified Procedure
    5. Summary Disposition of Cases (Rules 20 & 21)
    6. Unrepresented Litigants
    7. Civil Juries
    8. Discovery
    9. Expert Evidence
    10. Litigation Management
    11. Pre-Trials and Trial Management
    12. Appeals
    13. Motion and Trial Scheduling
    14. Venue
    15. Civility
    16. Technology in the Civil Justice System
    17. Civil Rules Committee
    18. Automobile Negligence Claims
    19. Proportionality and Costs of Litigation
  3. Appendices
    1. Appendix A – Terms of Reference
    2. Appendix B – Consultation Paper
    3. Appendix C – List of Organizations Consulted

Copyright, 2007

  • ISBN 978-1-4249-5128-4 (Print - English)
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  • ISBN 978-1-4249-5131-4 (Print - French)
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