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21Nov
2018

Legislation to allow "Ride-Sharing" Proposed by BC Legislature

Local governments will likely be interested in proposed amendments to provincial legislation relating to online platform “ride-sharing”...

16Oct
2018

Elections Questions? Call us - our E-Team is ready!

In order to assist with the upcoming local government elections, we have a designated team of lawyers to respond to your elections...

02Oct
2018

Shoreline Works and the Zoning Power

Local governments with shoreline zoning need to be aware of the B.C. Supreme Court’s October 1, 2018 decision in Fonseca v. Gabriola...

25Jul
2018

Public Input on BC’s ‘Clean Growth Future’ Strategy Open Until August 24

On July 20, 2018, the provincial government released three intentions papers that will be available for comment until August 24, 2018....

16Jul
2018

New Legislation: Cannabis Production in the Agricultural Land Reserve

On Friday, July 13, 2018, the provincial government made changes to what qualifies as a “farm use” in relation to cannabis production on...

13Feb
2018

Young, Anderson Welcomes Kathleen Higgins

Young, Anderson is very pleased to announce that, effective February 13, 2018, Kathleen Higgins has joined the firm's partnership....

20Dec
2017

The Honourable Madam Justice Marzari

It is with honour that we advise that our partner, colleague, and friend, Francesca Marzari, was appointed as a Justice of the British...

26Jun
2017

Retail Cannabis Sales, Post-Cannabis Act Tabling: Still Unlawful

With the recent tabling of the draft Cannabis Act, the current legal state of storefront marijuana dispensaries may seem murkier than...

03May
2017

A Hazy Road Ahead: The Proposed Cannabis Act and Local Governments

A new legal landscape for the recreational use of cannabis in Canada has been proposed in the House of Commons. For local governments,...

06Mar
2017

Unrestricted Matters In The Building Act: The Plot Thickens

The Minister of Natural Gas Development and Minister Responsible for Housing and Deputy Premier, whose portfolio includes the Building...

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