Class Actions in British Columbia

A class action is a lawsuit by one or more people who sue on behalf of others with similar claims. This script discusses class action lawsuits in BC. Topics include what kinds of cases are suitable for a class action, how a class action is started, and what's needed to "certify" a class action.

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produced by
The Canadian Bar Association, BC Branch (CBABC)
produced in
2015
 

Also available in:

Chinese (simplified) (PDF)
Mandarin (audio/podcast)


resource type
basics
tags
class actions, defective products, product liability, representative plaintiff, certifying a class action, Dial-A-Law
other formats
audio/podcast