Newsletter: Work Place Post
Crown Corporation Collective Bargaining and Bill C-60
By Heather Hettiarachchi On April 29th of this year, the federal government introduced Bill C-60. Division 17 of Bill C-60 makes amendments to the
David Austin appeared on the Bill Good show to talk about BC Hydro's rate increases and was interviewed by CBC television on the same topic. David was also quoted in the Globe and Mail about BC Hydro’s long term resource plan.
Clark Wilson's Larry Yen will be joining Premier Christy Clark on the BC Jobs and Trade Mission in Asia. The delegation, which includes First Nations leaders, representatives from private-sector companies and members of educational institutions, will visit China, Korea and Japan over the next two weeks. One of the key objectives of the trip is to strengthen ties with Asian energy companies, focusing on the advancement of liquefied natural gas development. Larry's BCLTV interview on the Mission, conducted in Mandarin and Cantonese, can be viewed here.
On November 21 and 22, Richard Weiland will be one of a select group of lawyers delivering a two-day course at the Continuing Legal Education Society of BC's program, WESA and the New Rules. In this course, Richard will cover the changes in the new Wills, Estates & Succession Act (WESA) and the new Probate Rules coming into force on March 31, 2014 and provide guidance on how to advise clients regarding the new legislation.
On Friday, November 22, 2013 Lauren Liang will be presenting at the Legacies Round Table for BC Children's Hospital Foundation (BCCHF). Her talk will cover new intestacy rules under the soon-to-be-implemented Wills, Estate and Succession Act (WESA).
November 29.13BCSC Provides Much Needed Guidance for Trust Proceedings
In Mayer v. Mayer, 2013 BCSC 1958, the BC Supreme Court ruled…
October 29.13Amendments to Trade-marks Act Re-introduced in Parliament
On October 28, 2013, the government introduced Bill C-8…
November 08.13Do "Spectacular"” Infill Drill Results Require Disclosure?
A BCSC decision earlier this year should be of interest to junior mining issuers…