Your practice-oriented guide to commercial litigation in British Columbia
This publication is essential for: lawyers at all levels of practice who advise clients on business disputes.
Current to: August 1, 2016
Winner of the ACLEA Award of Outstanding Achievement in Publications, British Columbia Business Disputescanvasses a full array of causes of action in a wide range of commercial activities, from contractual breaches and common law torts to rights of action conferred under federal and provincial statutes. It incorporates the latest legal developments, with a focus on BC cases. Intended to provide guidance for solicitors advising clients and litigators pursuing or defending claims, a chapter on each dispute area includes critical analysis of key elements, defences, jurisdiction, remedies, and leading case law, as well as practice tips.
Highlights of the 2016 Update
- new chapter on professional negligence
- expanded damages chapter
- new case law at trial, appellate, and SCC levels on all forms of business disputes
- new statutory causes of action, civil and criminal remedies
- current and expected law reform in many areas
CLEBC Legal Editor
L. Joy Tataryn