What is the test for advancing an application in a personal injury case?

British Columbia, Canada


The following excerpt is from MacFarlane v Ponds, 2019 BCSC 544 (CanLII):

In general terms, the applicant must demonstrate that (a) an advance is necessary to challenge the other’s position at trial, and (b) the advance will not jeopardize the other party’s claim: Mckenny v. Mckenny, 2015 BCSC 1345, at para. 57.

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