Ontario guide to Small Claims Court
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Ontario guide to Small Claims Court by Peter William Gilchrist

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Published by Self-Counsel Press in Toronto .
Written in English



  • Ontario.


  • Small claims courts -- Ontario

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Edition Notes

Third ed. published under title: Small claims court guide for Ontario.

Statementby Peter Gilchrist.
SeriesSelf-counsel series
LC ClassificationsLAW
The Physical Object
Pagination89 p. :
Number of Pages89
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5237971M
LC Control Number75308897

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Guide to Money Paid into Court; Small Claims Court forms are available at court offices and at the following website: You can find tips on completing forms at the end of this guide. The staff behind the counter at any Small Claims Court office are helpful. Guide to Ontario Small Claims Court Procedure REACH US AT: Wilson Avenue, Suite Toronto, ON M3K 1E2 Tel: ; Fax: File Size: KB.   In A Guide to Practice and Procedure in the Ontario Small Claims Court you'll find: The applicable Rules and forms of the Small Claims court Handy copies of the relevant legislation, including the Courts of Justice Act, the Administration of Justice Act and the Limitations Act, The Small Claims Court is a branch of the Superior Court of Justice, and handles nearly half of all civil claims in the province. The Court has civil jurisdiction over monetary claims up to $35,, and provides an efficient and cost-effective forum for Ontarians to bring or defend these claims.

You must get permission from the Small Claims Court before the order may be filed in Ontario. You can make the request for permission by filing a Notice of Motion and Supporting Affidavit [Form 15A] along with a certified copy of the order you wish to file in Ontario at the Small Claims Court office where you wish to have your order filed.   hearings in small claims court under the Small Claims ActCCP (§§–) and Cal Rules of Ct –, and Dis-cussion of consumer law and other areas of substantive law frequently applied in small claims court is beyond the scope of this benchguide. For a detailed discussion of these areas, see C. Handbook provides guide to small claims procedures Each year thousands of cases are decided in the Small Claims Division of District Court, which settles disputes involving money or personal property valued at $2, or less. The Small Claims Division allows individuals to . The Government of Ontario has increased the monetary jurisdiction and threshold for appeals of the Ontario Small Claims Court. Chapter 1, pages 7 to 9 Effective January 1, , the monetary limit for claims in Small Claims Court increases from $25, to $35,, excluding costs and court fees.

  With the increase in the monetary jurisdiction of the Small Claims Court from $10, to $25,, it's no surprise that the Small Claims Court in Ontario is the province's busiest: there is a desperate need for a book that clearly and succinctly sets out the rules and procedures for the benefit of the unrepresented litigant, the paralegal and ISBN: All in all, this book is an indispensable guide for both the seasoned legal practitioner and lay user of the Small Claims Court.” From the book review of Ontario Small Claims Court Practice by Philton Moore ( Canadian Law Library Review/Revue canadienne des bibliothèques de . 4. The court in which the case has been or will be heard: Hennepin County Small Claims Court, City Hall, Room , Minneapolis, MN 5. The docket or other identifying number if one has been issued: Case Number 6. The capacity in which this individual is to be served (e.g., defendant or witness): Defendant. An individual who represents a party to a small claims court action may complete and sign an Authorization to Appear (Form SC)—a form provided by the clerk of the small claims court or printed from the Judicial Council’s Web site. The representative must state that he or she is actually authorized to represent the party, and must.