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Legal Alert Blog

5 Steps to Appeal a WorkSafe BC Decision

By David Brown
Categories: Blog, Employment Law
As an employment lawyer, I have met with dozens of people who have suffered a workplace accident and are now fighting for their compensation benefits. Fortunately, there is an avenue for workers to contest unfair decisions from WorkSafeBC. The process is long and difficult, but in many circumstances workers are able to overturn the decision

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It’s Okay To Say I’m Sorry

By Keri Grenier
Categories: Blog, Personal Injury
Stand-up comedians and sitcoms have been making fun of Canadians for being polite as long as I can remember. Being known for our niceness is certainly not a bad thing and I wish more Canadian businesses would adopt this philosophy

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Use It Or Lose It! Builders Lien Claimants Must Prosecute Claims Diligently or Risk Losing Their Security

By Mark Danielson
Categories: Blog, Construction, Litigation
Our courts regard claims for builders liens (“CBLs”) as extraordinary remedies because they allow one to encumber another’s land before proving, in court, that person owes them money.

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The New Wills Estates and Succession Act “WESA” (which came into force March 31, 2014) and Undue Influence

By Vanessa DeDominicis
WESA introduced a shift in the onus of proof in relation to undue influence challenges to wills in some cases. Section 52 of WESA places the onus of disproving undue influence to the person who has received the gift under the will

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