Litigation

Official Language Rights

//Litigation (Languages Rights)
Litigation (Languages Rights)2019-01-29T21:41:52+00:00

The CCP accepts applications for funding from persons wishing to appear before the courts to obtain a legal decision. Applicants must meet the eligibility criteria and follow the steps in applying for funding.

Litigations include trials and appeals. The following maximum amounts may be granted to applicants depending on the remedy sought:

  1. trials: $125,000
  2. motion for leave to appeal: $10,000
  3. appeal: $35,000

The maximum amounts provided for litigation and legal interventions are applied separately to each level of judicial proceedings. Accordingly, separate applications for funding must be presented at each judicial level.