On April 2, 2015, Larry Yen, along with TMX Equity Transfer Services and HQ Vancouver, is hosting Destination Canada at the Futian Shangri-La Hotel in Shenzhen, China. A representative from each company will speak on setting up regional headquarters in Vancouver, TMX markets and the legal and regulatory environment. Honourable Teresa Wat, Minister of International Trade at the Government of BC, is keynoting the event.
Yesterday, David Austin was interviewed by The Vancouver Sun on the subject of the growing tech-sector demand for green power. In the article, David states that the congestion in the Northwest U.S. transmission system has been a long-standing barrier to B.C. signing long-term power contracts in big markets such as California.
Shannon Baker and Nancy Vianello have become the first designated paralegals at Clark Wilson. By obtaining this designation, which was created and is recognized by the Law Society of BC, Shannon and Nancy are able to provide an additional level of access, responsiveness and value to our clients in the areas of insurance and construction law for Shannon and in the area of strata property law for Nancy. Congratulations, Shannon and Nancy!
Tonight at the Vancouver Public Library, Lauren Liang is presenting to the Condominium Home Owners Association of BC (CHOA) for their Spring 2015 strata education program. Lauren will discuss all aspects of the fees and costs that strata corporations may collect and the collection tools available.
Pat Williams is chairing and also speaking along with Veronica Franco at the Continuing Legal Education Society of BC Strata Property Update, taking place today at the Pan Pacific Hotel. They are speaking on the subjects of council meetings, special general meetings and council’s duty to enforce bylaws.
Lauren Liang presents to the Condominium Home Owners Association of BC for their Spring 2015 Seminars
Last night, Lauren Liang presented to the Condominium Home Owners Association of BC (CHOA). Lauren discussed all aspects of the fees and costs that strata corporations may collect and the collection tools available. This was the first of a series of seminars that Lauren is engaged to present. Upcoming presentations: Saturday, March 21, 2015 and Monday, March 23, 2015.
Carmen Tham mentored at the 8th C3 Korean Canadian Society Leadership Conference, which features career and networking workshops for young professionals. Mentors came from a variety of fields, including law, medicine, technology, finance, engineering, law enforcement and politics. The conference aims to connect Korean and Canadian communities through the development of leadership skills.
The 24th edition of the CLE BC Annual Review of Law & Practice was recently released. The book highlights key developments of the past year in over 34 different areas of the law. Partner Jeffrey Vicq again authored the chapter on Copyright Law.
On March 26, 2015, Don Sihota, along with 3 other industry leaders, is hosting a planning session for business owners to minimize risk and maximize value when growing or selling their business. Learn more and register.
Congratulations to our client, Pure Industrial Real Estate Trust (PIRET), on being added to the S&P/TSX Composite Index (effective after close on March 20, 2015). The index includes the largest and most liquid companies on the TSX, as measured by market capitalization and trading volume. Learn more.