Publications

  • Document management policy for litigation
    November 8, 2017
    Posted in  Publications
    Many businesses lack a sound document retention and destruction policy, even though it could help prevent issues......
  • BiV commentary: How to Avoid Investor Fraud
    June 6, 2017
    Posted in  Publications
    Associate Leah Sheperd writes for Business in Vancouver about how to avoid becoming a victim of investor fraud in B.C. The article examines recent cases and how victims were ensnared by frausdsters, along with key...
  • Globe and Mail commentary: Whistle-blower programs
    May 28, 2017
    Posted in  Publications
    Tom Hakemi and Kaitlyn Meyer wrote for the Globe and Mail’s Report on Business about whistle-blower programs targeting price-fixing cartels, securities fraud, and bribery of foreign officials. The success of government whistle-blower programs – where some...
  • BC Business: Initiating claims and the limitation period
    March 9, 2017
    Posted in  Publications
    How much time after a legal claim arises do you have to initiate proceedings in court? The answer might be of some surprise. It’s dictated by the B.C. Limitation Act, which contains many special rules...