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LAW Bankruptcy Law

This guide is intended to help researchers locate cases, legislation, commentary and databases on Bankruptcy Law.

Legal Encyclopedias

Encyclopedias are often a good starting point for your legal research, particularly when you're new to a topic, providing a brief introduction to the law, and giving references to leading cases and legislation.  The following encyclopedic entries are useful with respect to Bankruptcy law.


Available in print in the Reference area at KE 173 .C54 and online in WestlawNext Canada:

Canadian Encyclopedic Digest:

  • Bankruptcy and Insolvency
  • Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act
  • Receivers

Available in print in the Reference area at KF385 .ZA2 H35 and online in Lexis Advance Quicklaw (UofC Law School access only)

Halbsury’s Laws of Canada:

  • Bankruptcy and Insolvency
  • Receivers and Other Court Officers


Select Books - Canada

Select Books - Provinces

Main legal article databases

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