Publications

Solving the H1-B Visa Problem for US Tech Companies; a Canadian Solution

Co-authored by: Christopher Lennon, leader of our Startups and New Ventures Practice Group, and Brooke Finlay,  Managing ‎Director...

Alleging Just Cause – No Bad Deed Goes Unpunished: Court Awards Terminated Employee $50,000 in Punitive Damages

By: Michelle Quinn

In the recent decision of Morison v Ergo-Industrial Seating Systems Inc., 2016 ONSC 6725, the...

A New Duty of Care Recognized for Auto Dealers to Thieving, Delinquent Minors

By: Ryan Shaw 

A recent decision from the Ontario Court of Appeal affirmed that when it comes to tort...

Lessons to be Learned from Other Brewers’ Trademark Fights

By: Yue Fei

As a craft brewer, you know the importance of choosing a unique name for your brewery...

From Nuisance Carve-Outs to Expanded Termination Rights: Four Common Issues in Commercial Brewery Leases

By Carlos Mendes

If you haven't already noticed, BC's craft beer industry is currently experiencing unprecedented growth in our...

Nicole Mangan published in The Lawyers Weekly

Nicole Mangan, member of our Insurance practice, examines the case Lloyd’s Underwriters v. Blue Mountain Log...

Significant Changes to the Principal Residence Exemption – What You Need to Know Before December 31, 2016

On October 3, 2016, the Minister of Finance tabled a Notice of Ways and Means Motion to amend
the principal...

Time to Transition to the Societies Act

The time for BC Societies to transition to the new BC Societies Act has arrived. The new Act...

Carlos Mendes reviews latest updates to BC’s liquor laws for Scout Magazine

Carlos Mendes, who pens a bi-weekly article for Scout Magazine, recently summarized a few key regulatory changes...

Cyber Liability

Nicole Mangan’s article, “Discussing Cyber Liability”, was featured in the November 2016 edition of Insurance People magazine. Nicole discusses...

BC Court Grants Solicitor-and Client Costs Award for Wrongful Coverage Denial

BC Court Grants Solicitor-and Client Costs Award for Wrongful Coverage Denial
By Nicole Mangan

Carlos Mendes writes review of the 2016 BC Beer Awards for Scout Magazine

Carlos Mendes, who pens a bi-weekly article for Scout Magazine, recently penned a review of...