Federal Court of Appeal: Further Extension of COVID-19 Suspension Period and Remote Commissioning of Affidavits
By Notice to the Parties and the Profession dated March 19, 2020, the Federal Court of Appeal suspended the running of time under the Rules, orders, and directions of the Court. A further Notice to the Parties and the Profession dated April 2, 2020, extended the period of suspension to May 15, 2020. On May 12, the suspension period was extended until May 29, 2020. All previous Notices to the Parties and the Profession remain in effect. Affidavits sworn or affirmed remotely during the suspension period using methods deemed acceptable in any Superior Court of any province will be accepted for filing during the Federal Court of Appeal’s suspension period.