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No Social Host Liability for Parents who Hosted a High School Graduation Party

See Briefing Note here

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COVID-19 risk exposure

Please see our April Briefing Note on COVID-19’s risk exposure by Smith, Jason G.

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Our Response to Covid-19:

Our Response to Covid-19: Guild Yule is committed to the safety of its staff and to the wellbeing of the … Read more

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Guild Yule is pleased to announce

1. Guild Yule is pleased to announce that Shauna Gersbach and Kristal Low have joined the partnership effective January 1, … Read more

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Limits on the Number of Damages Experts Found Unconstitutional

The following provides a summary of the Crowder v. British Columbia (Attorney General), 2019 BCSC 1824 decision where the Rule … Read more

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Stephanie Hamilton and Adam Howden-Duke present at the BC Municipal Risk Managers Forum November 1, 2019

Stephanie & Adam presented on 2 separate cases, involving a common thread of expansion of Municipalities duties of care.  Click … Read more

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Best Lawyers 2020 Announced

Guild Yule is proud to announce that six of our partners have again been recognised in the 2019 edition of … Read more

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A EMPLOYEE BY ANY OTHER NAME, IS STILL AN EMPLOYEE

In Modern Cleaning Concept Inc. v. Comité paritaire de l’entretien d’édifices publics de la région de Québec, the Supreme Court of … Read more

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NO TORT OF HARASSMENT

In a recent case from the Ontario Court of Appeal, the appellate court rejected that there existed a tort of … Read more

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A VICTORY FOR INSURERS ON SPECIAL COSTS IN INSURANCE COVERAGE CASE

Recently in West Van Holdings Ltd. v. Economical Mutual Insurance Company 2019 BCCA 110, our Court of Appeal found that … Read more

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