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Mike Watt discusses changes to Provincial Court rules for employment claims

Are you aware of the upcoming changes to Small Claims Court and the Civil Resolution Tribunal which come into effect on June 1, 2017? We... read more

Lisa Mackie discusses tax on overseas investments

Lisa Mackie, Partner and the leader of our Strata Property Practice Group, was recently featured in The Runner as part of a CBC interview. The article includes... read more

Brendan Craig and Scott Allen on the new BC Franchises Act published on BIV.com

Are you involved in a franchise located in BC? Brendan Craig, member of our Corporate/Commercial Practice and Scott Allen, Articling Student, address the recent changes... read more

Lanny Robinson presents to the IREM

On Thursday, March 9, Lanny Robinson, member of our Labour + Employment Practice, will be a guest speaker at the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM)... read more

Christine York presents on “How to Make Your Application Stand Out” at Thompson Rivers University

Christine York, Partner, and Director of Associate + Student Programs, will be participating in a panel presentation to students of Thompson Rivers University on Friday,... read more

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Anti-Bullying Pink Shirt Day

On February 22 our staff and lawyers wore their best pink outfits in support of Anti-Bullying Pink Shirt Day with proceeds going to the CKNW... read more

Celebrating 25 years with United Way

This year marks the 25th anniversary of Alexander Holburn’s partnership with United Way. Each year Alexander Holburn hosts a week-long United Way Campaign that consists... read more

Congratulations to the 2016 recipient of the Ernie Alexander Memorial Scholarship

We are proud to announce that Jonathan Bloomquist is our 2016 Ernie Alexander Memorial Scholarship recipient. Jonathan is a member of the BCIT Airline and... read more

We were moved at InspireHealth’s “A Night to Inspire”

InspireHealth’s inaugural gala “A Night to Inspire” was held last Thursday, December 8, 2016. “Inspired Cooking” InspireHealth’s first cookbook featuring 21 of Canada’s finest chefs... read more

9th Annual Kenneth H. Crook A&W Breakfast

On Friday, December 2, Alexander Holburn lawyers, staff and alumni celebrated our 9th Annual Kenneth H. Crook A&W Breakfast. As a long standing tradition, this... read more

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The early bird gets her trial brief filed!

The procrastinators among us are well acquainted with the Interpretation Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 238 (the “Act”) s. 25(3), which extends deadlines by providing that:... read more

Here’s what you need to know about British Columbia’s new franchise law

On February 1, 2017, the Franchises Act S.B.C. 2015, c. 35 (the “Act”) came into force in British Columbia. What this means for franchising in... read more

Foreign Private Issuers soon required to submit financial data in XBRL

On January 30, 2009, the Securities and Exchange Commission (“Commission”) adopted rules to require domestic public companies and foreign private issuers that prepare their financial... read more

Stricter enforcement from the regulators

The Canadian Securities Administrators (the “CSA”) recently released their 2016 Enforcement Report (the “Report”) which highlights actions taken by the CSA across Canada.  The Report... read more

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