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  • Can You Sue AI?: BC Law Institute’s new Report on Artificial Intelligence and Civil Liability

    With the emergence of more and more AI technology, one of the unintended consequences is that occasionally AI may cause harm. In April 2024, the BC Law Institute, a non-profit law reform organization that undertakes research to determine how we can improve laws in B.C., published the Report on Artif … Read more »

  • Updates to Strata Requirements for Depreciation Reports

    On April 22, 2024 the Minister of Housing released updates to the Strata Property Regulation regarding depreciation reports that will come into effect on July 1, 2024. Under section 94 of the Strata Property Act, strata corporations with 5 or more strata lots are required to obtain a depreciation re … Read more »

  • Trademarks and the Cannabis Industry

    Since the legalization of Cannabis here in Canada in October of 2018, we have seen an influx of cannabis-based businesses looking to protect their intellectual property rights. Intellectual property rights can take various forms, but specifically in relation to the cannabis industry, there are a num … Read more »

  • The Effect of Marriage or Divorce on Your Will

    Who is a “Spouse” Under The Wills Estates and Succession Act “WESA”? Firstly, it is important to take a look at how WESA actually defines a “spouse.” A spouse includes both married and unmarried spouses who have lived with each other in a marriage-like relationship (including a marriage-like relatio … Read more »

  • What is Administrative Law?

    You may not have heard of administrative law, but administrative law has more than likely had an impact on you or your business at some point. Administrative law is a broad area of law that touches on many industries. The easiest way to think about administrative law is government regulation of many … Read more »