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Author Telfer, Thomas G. W.,
Title Ruin and redemption : the struggle for a Canadian bankruptcy law, 1867-1919 / Thomas GW Telfer.
Imprint Toronto ; Buffalo : Published for the Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History by University of Toronto Press, [2014]

Series Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History
Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History series.
Subject Bankruptcy -- Canada.
Debtor and creditor -- Canada.
Description 1 online resource (xviii, 297 pages) : illustrations.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary Ruin and Redemption is the first full-length study of the origins of Canadian bankruptcy law, making it an important contribution to the study of Canada's commercial law.
Contents Chapter 1: Ideas, Interests, and Institutions -- PART I 1867-1880. Chapter 2: The Constitutional and Legislative History 1867-1880 -- Chapter 3: The Rise and Fall of Bankruptcy Law 1867-1880: The Equitable Distribution of Assets -- Chapter 4: The Repeal of Bankruptcy Law 1867-1880: The Discharge -- Chapter 5: The Role of Institutions 1867-1880 -- PART II 1880-1903. Chapter 6: Living With Repeal and the Failure of Federal Reform: 1880-1903 -- Chapter 7: The Constitutional Question and the Impact of Federalism: 1880-1903 -- Chapter 8: The Bankruptcy Law Debates: 1880-1903 -- PART III 1903-1919. Chapter 9: Reform Achieved: The Bankruptcy Act of 1919 -- Chapter 10: Conclusion -- Appendix to Chapter 6.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9781442619685 (electronic bk.)
1442619686 (electronic bk.)
0802093434
9780802093431
OCLC # 898325472
Additional Format Print version: Telfer, Thomas G.W. Ruin and redemption. Toronto : Published for the Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History by University of Toronto Press, [2014] 9780802093431 (DLC) 2014430916 (OCoLC)879643967