Rule 68 expansion province-wide
December 27, 2007
BC Supreme Court Rule 68, the Expedited Litigation Project Rule, has been amended by Order in Council to apply province-wide. The amendment takes effect on January 1, 2008 and also addresses issues concerning witness summaries and the ability to obtain documents in the possession of third parties.
More information is available at http://www.ag.gov.bc.ca/justice-reform-initiatives/civil-project/rule68.htm.