2016 Archives - Publications

  • New rules for takeover bids explained
    December 12, 2016
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    Scott Marescaux explains to the readers of BC Business the meaning of a ‘poison pill’. His analysis sets out how new rules for takeover bids are affecting BC companies and delves into the real-world examples...
  • Defamation in the era of social media
    October 4, 2016
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    In this piece for BC Business, Scott Marescaux of Hakemi & Ridgedale analyzes a recent case of defamation – in this instance on social media ......
  • Editorial about the changes to B.C.’s Strata Property Act
    September 27, 2016
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    Wes McMillan, Associate Counsel, was recently published in Business in Vancouver. His editorial centered around changes to B.C.’s Strata Property Act. These changes allow owners to sell a complex as a whole after obtaining an 80%...
  • Insights into B.C.’s new 15% property tax
    August 22, 2016
    Posted in  Featured, Featured, Featured, Featured
    Associate Nerissa Yan teamed up with Associate Counsel Wes McMillan to write an editorial piece for Business in Vancouver about how to navigate B.C.’s newly introduced 15% Property Transfer Tax. The B.C. government implemented the...