Sheriff: Canada Debt .ca defines Sheriff

Bankruptcy Term Sheriff

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Canada Debt has the definition to the bankruptcy and debt term Sheriff. Finding answers to terms such as Sheriff can be difficult, especially if there is more than one definition which is why we have created a page dedicated to financial terms dealing exclusively with debt. Sheriff in financial terms means...

In debt and bankruptcy terms, the phrase / term 'Sheriff' is used as follows:

Includes bailiff and any officer charged with the execution of a writ or other process under the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act or any other Act or proceeding with respect to any property of a debtor.