What is the effect of a judgment in the court below in the appeal before the disposition of the appeal?

British Columbia, Canada


The following excerpt is from Dhillon v. Dhillon, 2006 BCCA 524 (CanLII):

As a general rule, events subsequent to judgment in the court below are not germane to the disposition of an appeal. But there are exceptions. See, e.g. Curwen v. James, [1963] 2 All E.R. 619 (Eng. C.A.).

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