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16 August 2021

Landowners take note: 3 month deadline to file landowner transparency report (LOTR) and avoid penalty

Relevant corporations, trustees of relevant trusts, and partners of relevant partnerships which have an interest in land are required to file a transparency report under the Land Owner Transparency Act (“LOTA”) by November 30, 2021. Failure to do so could result in significant fines being levied against the corporation or other entity.  The following summarizes…

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10 May 2021

New $500M investment fund targeting BC businesses launched by Province

The government of BC has released further details regarding InBC, a $500M strategic investment fund for BC businesses, that was first announced last year.  The fund is a major initiative under StrongerBC: BC’s Economic Recovery Plan and Budget 2021 to position the province as a front-runner in the post-pandemic economy. The purpose of InBC is…

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1 March 2021

Robert Galletti joins our Business Law Group

We are pleased to announce that Robert Galletti has joined our Business Law Group as a Senior Associate. His practice focuses on corporate, commercial, and securities law, including structuring new businesses, domestic and cross-border debt and equity financings, exchange listings, mergers and acquisitions, shareholder relations, corporate governance, and regulatory compliance across numerous industry sectors. Rob…

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25 February 2021

You’ve just incorporated your business – so now what?

This is the 2nd of a new 4-part business startup series created by Anand Athiviraham, Senior Associate in our Business Law Group. See the first installment of this series: Incorporating your business: Record books and why using a lawyer makes sense.   Please note, the following general information applies only to businesses located in the Province…

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