Does an extension of time to file an appeal be granted where the appeal is without merit?

British Columbia, Canada


The following excerpt is from Cost Plus Computer Solutions Ltd. v. VKI Studios, 2015 BCCA 467 (CanLII):

An extension of time to file an appeal should not be granted where the appeal is without merit. This principle applies even where the other factors are met: Stewart v. Postnikoff, 2014 BCCA 292.

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