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Admissibility of consulting reports as expert reports

In a recently released decision, Healey v Chung, 2015 BCCA 28, the Court of Appeal rejected the argument that consulting … Read more

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Larson v. School District No. 39

Where an individual experiences adverse treatment, is it sufficient to simply allege discrimination in a human rights complaint, without providing … Read more

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Interlender Agreements – in a nutshell

Here’s a link to Peter Ferrari’s Corporate Law Blog post on the subject of Interlender Agreements comparing the interests of … Read more

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INTEREST ON OUT-OF-POCKET DISBURSEMENTS NO LONGER RECOVERABLE: B.C. COURT OF APPEAL

The British Columbia Court of Appeal has made a strong ruling regarding the recoverability of interest on out-of-pocket disbursements (MacKenzie … Read more

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Good faith in the performance of contractual obligations after Bhasin v. Hrynew

The Supreme Court of Canada has made a significant ruling regarding the obligations of contracting parties (Bhasin v. Hrynew 2014 … Read more

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B.C. Court Clarifies Standard of Care of Contractor Performing Work on Public Roadway- Richmond v. Channa et al, 2014 BCSC 1764

When ongoing construction impedes roadside signage, it can impact the analysis of liability when a collision occurs between motor vehicles. … Read more

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Case update on use of Predictive Coding software in e-Discovery

In an ever-increasing number of cases, courts have seen fit to order the use of predictive coding software to determine the … Read more

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New BC Court of Appeal ruling on Litigation Financing

The BC Court of Appeal has ruled that third-party financing for disbursements is not a recoverable disbursement under Rule 14-1(5) … Read more

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Supreme Court of Canada rules that good faith applies to all contracts

Cromwell J. for a unanimous Supreme Court of Canada ruled in Bhasin v. Hrynew, 2014 SCC 71, that the “unsettled … Read more

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Lessor’s exposure for motor vehicle claims against lessees/drivers

Stroszyn v. Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance Company Limited, 2014 BCCA 431  In reasons for judgment released November 6, 2014, the BC … Read more

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