C-25.01, r. 5 - Rules of practice in civil matters of the Superior Court (District of Québec)

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17.1. A commercial case is one:
(a)  based on any of the following legislative provisions:
Statutes of Canada
— The Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act (R.S.C. 1985, c. B-3);
— The Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act (R.S.C. 1985, c. C-36);
— The Winding-Up and Restructuring Act (R.S.C. 1985, c. W-11);
— The Canada Business Corporations Act (R.S.C. 1985, c. C-44);
— The Bank Act (S.C. 1991, c. 46) (R.S.C. 1985, c. B-1.01);
— The Farm Debt Mediation Act (S.C. 1997, c. 21);
— The Commercial Arbitration Act (R.S.C. 1985, c. 17 (2nd Suppl.)) (R.S.C. 1985, c. C-34.6);
Statutes of Québec
Code of Civil Procedure (chapter C-25);
— Article 946.1 (homologation of an arbitration award);
— Article 949.1 (recognition and execution of an arbitration award rendered outside Québec);
— The Companies Act (chapter C-38);
— The Winding-Up Act (chapter L-4);
— The Securities Act (chapter V-1.1);
— The Act respecting the Autorité des marchés financiers (chapter A-33.2);
(b)  any other case declared as a commercial one by the Senior Associate Chief Justice or a judge and designated by the Senior Associate Chief Justice whether on application or on his or her initiative.
Decision 2006-08-04, s. 5.