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Supreme Court to hear hotly contested issues affecting competition class actions
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • June 8 2018

The Supreme Court of Canada will hear the appeal of the British Columbia Court of Appeal's decision in Godfrey v. Sony Corporation et al., which


Nurse’s application for judicial review of WCAT decision dismissed for failing to comply with limitation period
  • Harper Grey LLP
  • Canada
  • April 20 2017

Court dismisses judicial review for failing to comply with a legislatively prescribed limitation date. 2017 B.C.J No. 271 2017 BCSC 227 British


Record Keeping: Document Retention Recommendations for Building Professionals
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • December 24 2015

Practically speaking, it is often inconvenient and costly for building professionals to keep project files; understandably, they do not wish to


Another step closer to a common cross-country position on limitation periods for demand obligations
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • December 20 2015

A friendly lender loans money that is payable on demand, evidenced by a promissory note. The funds are advanced, no payments are made, and after more


Lenders: be aware of potentially shorter limitation periods for enforcing demand loans
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • July 20 2015

Are you a lender of a demand loan? The time limit you have to enforce payment of the loan may be shorter than expected pursuant to British Columbia's


June 1, 2015 marks an important date for British Columbia's "new" Limitation Act
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • June 5 2015

British Columbia's new Limitation Act came into force two years ago on June 1, 2013. The new Act brought with it a number of changes to the "default"


New limitation dates approaching
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • May 26 2015

A new Limitation Act came into force in British Columbia on June 1, 2013, which imposes a general two year limitation period on most claims (with


Expedient and just: B.C. Court of Appeal addresses approval of claims by trustee in bankruptcy
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • August 5 2014

Under the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act, trustees have considerable discretion to administer a bankrupt's estate in an expedient manner. However, the


British Columbia’s new two-year limitation period for all civil claims
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • September 30 2013

A new limitations act for British Columbia came into force on June 1, 2013. The Limitation Act, SBC 2012, c 13, brings BC's limitation laws in line


New B.C. Limitation Act more favourable to lenders holding demand obligations
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • July 30 2013

On June 1, 2013, British Columbia's new Limitation Act (the "New Act")1 came into force, changing the limitation periods for filing civil lawsuits in