Western Libraries

Civil Practice & Procedure

John & Dotsa Bitove Family Law Library

Legal Citation

McGill Guide

Law 2HR Reserve

KF240 .C354 2018

Statutory Law

Rules of Civil Procedure

under the Courts of Justice Act, RSO 1990, c C-43.

Cite as: RRO 1990, Reg 194

Civil proceedings in the Superior Court of Justice are generally governed by the Rules of Civil Procedure. In Ontario, the rules are found as a regulation under the enabling Act The Courts of Justice Act.

Limitations Act

Cite as: Limitations Act, 2002, SO 2002, c- 24, Sch B

The purpose of a limitations act is to impose set time limitations on a type of legal proceeding. For a history and description of limitations, see the chapter on Statutes of Limitations in Linda Abrams, Canadian Civil Procedure Law, 2d ed (Dayton, OH: LexisNexis, 2010).

Courts of Justice Act

Cite as: Courts of Justice Act, RSO 1990, c C-43

The Courts of Justice Act establishes rules affecting or related to the courts and the administration of justice. It outlines the qualifications, appointment procedures and conduct of provincial judges and officers. The Act is the enabling statute for the Rules of Civil Procedure.