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About Eric Appleby

Eric Appleby is the President of Maritime Law Book Ltd. He graduated from McGill University with a B.Com in 1952, obtained his LL.B. from the University of Toronto in 1955, and was admitted to the New Brunswick bar in 1962. He practiced until 1974, when he became a full-time publisher of law reports.

Posts by Eric Appleby

The Risks of Litigation

The Problem of Change


Gratitude in Retirement

Should Judges Be Appointed or Elected?

The Sacred Book – Maybe!



The Discipline of Thinking

Public Interests Versus Private Interests

Basis for Optimism About the Future

The Future of Digital Reading


Purpose of a Law School?

New Duty of Good Faith

Excessive Executive Compensation

Why English Revisited


Retirement? Not for Everyone

The Unconscious Mind

Unequal Incomes


Why English?

Choosing a Career

Plain English Please!


The End of Articling for Law Students?

The Changing Availability of Case Law

Online University Courses