The Price of Being a Parent? $48,630.47 Plus Interests and Costs

Friday, January 30, 2015 | Comments (0)

Father hold kids. Family.

The recent B.C. Supreme Court decision in Nanaimo-Ladysmith School District No. 68 v. Dean is enough to make any parent wonder about the cost of raising a child. In this case, the school district brought a claim against a student and his parents for damages caused by the student’s prank at school...

Injunction Junction: Vancouver (City) v. Canadian Pacific Railway Company 2015 BCSC 76

Friday, January 23, 2015 | Comments (0)

injunction - the law

On January 20, 2015 the B.C. Supreme Court released its decision dismissing an injunction application brought by the City of Vancouver in regards to the Arbutus corridor. This stretch of land, which runs through the City’s west side, used to be an active railway operated by the Canadian Pacific Railway Company (CPR). The land is owned by CPR but the City has attempted to restrict . . .

New Year’s Resolution: Get Your CPD Credits!

Friday, January 16, 2015 | Comments (0)

Don't get left out in the dark!

Remember last December when you vowed never to leave your CPD to the last minute again? Perhaps it’s time to review your New Years’ Resolutions.

Giving Proper Notice Under WESA

Tuesday, December 16, 2014 | Comments (0)

WESA Probate

The Wills, Estates and Succession Act S.B.C. c. 13 (“WESA”) came into effect on March 31, 2014. Along with important substantive changes, this led to a frantic changing of precedents and forms by estate lawyers throughout the Province. Meanwhile, the Courts and registry staff face new issues interpreting the legislation...

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Monday, December 15, 2014 | Comments (0)

CPD CLE Webinars. Continuing legal education - online and interactive.

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