2016 Archives - Publications

  • New rules for takeover bids explained
    December 12, 2016
    Posted in  Featured, Publications
    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
    Posted in  Featured, Publications
    In this piece for BC Business, Scott Marescaux of Hakemi & Ridgedale analyzes a recent case of defamation – in this instance on social media ......
  • Editorial on the changes of the B.C.’s Strata Property Act
    September 27, 2016
    Posted in  Featured, Publications
    Hakemi & Ridgedale LLP’s Wes McMillan, writes editorial for Business in Vancouver, focusing on the changes brought by the B.C.’s Strata Property Act. Those changes allow the owner of a strata lot as a whole after obtaining 80%...
  • Insights into B.C.’s new 15% property tax
    August 22, 2016
    Posted in  Featured, Publications
    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...