Join Our Team - We're Hiring!

Monday, June 12, 2017 | Comments (0)

The Pacific Business & Law Institute is seeking a Receptionist/Administrative Assistant to join its close-knit team of lawyers and professionals in its Vancouver office.  The position will be Full Time, Monday-Friday, beginning in late July or early August. To apply, please send a resume and cover letter to careers@pbli.com.  While we appreciate all applications, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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Grey Divorce: When 70 is the new 40

Thursday, September 10, 2015 | Comments (0)

As the Baby Boomer Generation ages, new challenges will arise for those providing legal and financial advice to this large section of the population. One of the most significant changes is couples getting divorced later in life.

Passing Accounts: The Difficult Case of Re Haworth

Wednesday, September 02, 2015 | Comments (0)

Contentious estates are nothing new. Beneficiaries often squabble and bring up hurt feelings from years past. Yet when the executor finds himself in the line of fire, matters can become extremely messy (and expensive).

Malahat First Nation Signs LNG Deal

Friday, August 21, 2015 | Comments (0)

The Malahat First Nation announced on Thursday that it will develop a liquefied natural gas facility in partnership with Steelhead LNG. The project is a floating liquefied natural gas processing plant to be located in Saanich Inlet.

Trial By Combat: Cost-Effective Dispute Resolution?

Monday, August 10, 2015 | Comments (0)

A New York City lawyer is attempting to exercise his right to trial by combat. Does trial by combat exist in British Columbia law? Read the surprising history!