How to Respond to an Appeal: Civil Cases

This guidebook has been prepared for people who are respondents to appeals in civil cases in the BC Court of Appeal. It provides information about responding to an appeal, the documents that have to be prepared, the appeal hearing, what happens afterwards, and what if the appeal doesn't proceed.

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Justice Education Society of BC
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self-help & forms
Court of Appeal, appeals, responding to an appeal, appeal hearing, definitions of legal terms, legal glossary, representing yourself, Court of Appeal Self-Help Guidebook series