BC Law Blog

BC Companies and the Mandatory Transparency Register

As of October 1, 2020, private companies incorporated under the BC Business Corporations Act (“Act”) are required to maintain and prepare a Transparency Register. This requirement came into ...

BC Businesses: Do You Have a COVID-19 Safety Plan?

***November 19, 2020 - UPDATE - Dr. Bonnie Henry, Provincial Health Officer, announced various increased measures to curb the spread of Covid-19 in the Province.  ...

Retroactive Child Support – How Long Can You Wait to Collect?

Does Delay Diminish Your Right to Collect Retroactive Child Support? On September 18, 2020, the Supreme Court of Canada (SCC) released its decision in Michel ...

Immigration to Canada Opportunities!

As of August 24, 2020, Canada Immigration has allowed visitors residing in Canada to apply for work permits within Canada. Click here to see the ...

BC Allows Evictions as of August 17, 2020 for Nonpayment of Rent

As of August 17, 2020, landlords are now permitted to serve tenants a Notice to End Tenancy for unpaid rent or utilities if: the tenant ...

Residential Tenancy in BC and Covid State of Emergency Update

Update as of July 30, 2020 Since our publication in mid July 2020, the BC government has issued further clarification on how residential tenancies and ...