Consumer and Debt Law
People's Law School publication
This problem-solving manual for advocates and other legal professionals helping clients with consumer or debt problems is available as a Clicklaw Wikibook. It covers 45 topics on problems people experience with:
- consumer purchases,
- borrowing money, and
- being in debt.
Each section includes sample client problems, summary of the relevant law, recap of information needed from the clients, and suggestions for solving the client’s problem.
As a wikibook:
- the online version is fully linked to legislation, forms, and cases,
- the manual is mobile friendly, and
- a print-on-demand copy is available to order.
Note: The information is up to date as of August 2018.
For more information, see People's Law School.
This manual replaces Consumer Law and Credit/Debt Law, which was published by the Legal Services Society (Legal Aid BC).
This publication is for people who are comfortable reading and may have some legal knowledge.