• Court Of Appeal Endorses Summary Dismissal of Statute Barred Actions
  • March 28, 2013 | Author: Janet M. Patterson
  • Law Firm: McLennan Ross LLP - Edmonton Office
  • In its recent decision in Boyd v. Cook, the Alberta Court of Appeal stressed the importance of limitation periods, the means by which to determine when the limitation period starts to run, and of the need to dismiss, at a preliminary stage of litigation, those actions which have been filed beyond the applicable limitation period.