BC Power of Attorney Act Sets Out the Duties and Powers of an Attorney For First Time

The provisions of the BC Power of Attorney act effective September 1, 2011, are a big improvement over the previous legislation, particularly in that the duties and powers of the attorney are clearly set out in sections 19 and 20 of the act. S. 19-… Read more

Video Evidence Allowed

Video evidence was allowed on appeal in Houston v Kline , 2011 BCCA 258 The respondent sued for damages arising out of a car accident.

Double Court Costs Awarded to Winning Party In Hamilton v. Jacinto

Double Court Costs Awarded to Winning Party In our previous blog re Hamilton Estate v. Jacinto, the trial judge dismissed the plaintiffs action against the defendant. The plaintiffs had sought to recover a residential property that had been purchased in joint tenancy between their father,… Read more