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10 May 2017

Ludmila B. Herbst, Q.C. Presents at Energy, Mining and Resources Arbitration Conference in Calgary

Farris litigator Ludmila B. Herbst, Q.C. presented at the Western Canada Commercial Arbitration Society’s annual Energy, Mining and Resources Arbitration Conference in Calgary on May 9, 2017. In her presentation she provided an update on developments in case law, legislation and arbitral rules in relation to domestic arbitration.

08 May 2017

Ludmila Herbst and Nav Shukla Speak at CLEBC Real Property Assessment and Taxation Conference

Farris litigators Ludmila Herbst, Q.C., and Nav Shukla presented at the Continuing Legal Education Society’s Real Property Assessment and Taxation Conference on May 5, 2017. They spoke on classifying properties (as residential, business and other, farm, etc.), with a particular focus on the classification of development properties.

24 April 2017

Herbst and Gruber at CLEBC’s Commercial Arbitration 2017

Farris litigators Ludmila B. Herbst, Q.C., and David E. Gruber were featured in the Continuing Legal Education Society of British Columbia's conference Commercial Arbitration 2017: A Practical Roadmap for Commercial Arbitration.

19 April 2017

Hector MacKay-Dunn Presents Deal of the Year Award to Celator

Senior Partner, Hector MacKay-Dunn, presented the Deal of the Year Award to Dr. Lawrence Mayer at the 19th Annual LifeSciences BC Awards held on April 19th.

19 April 2017

Farris Presenting Sponsor of 19th Annual LifeSciences BC Dinner

Farris proudly sponsored the 19th Annual LifeSciences BC Awards on April 19th. Farris, along with the life sciences community, celebrated and acknowledged the innovators, researchers, academics, and business people who all connect to make up the global life sciences community in BC.

18 April 2017

Joseph Arvay, Q.C. Presents Paper at 14th National Symposium on Class Actions

Joseph J. Arvay, Q.C., a leading class action lawyer, presented his paper ‘Class Actions and the Charter’ at the 14th National Symposium on Class Actions.

11 April 2017

Joseph Arvay, Q.C.  Speaks at Osgoode Hall’s Constitutional Cases Conference

On April 7, 2017, Joseph J. Arvay, Q.C. was the keynote speaker at the 20th Annual Constitutional Cases Conference hosted by Osgoode Hall Law School.

10 April 2017

Benchmark Litigation Canada Ranks Farris as “Highly Recommended”

Benchmark Canada has released its annual (2017) firm and individual rankings. Once again Farris appears on Benchmark Canada’s most prestigious list of B.C. firms, in the “Highly Recommended” category.

03 April 2017

Victim of Unfounded Sexual Assault Complaint Sues London Police Service for Charter Rights Violation

This media release is being sent by Joseph Arvay, Q.C. of Farris LLP on behalf of Ava Williams.

17 March 2017

Thomas Ciz Publishes Article in The Advocate on When to Charge GST for Legal Services

Farris Associate Counsel Thomas Ciz published an article in the March 2017 issue of The Advocate entitled “A Practical Guide to Determining When to Charge GST on a Supply of Legal Services”.

08 March 2017

Robert Anderson, Q.C. and Mike Wagner obtain class proceeding certification involving gas fireplaces

On February 22, 2017 the B.C. Supreme Court certified a proposed class proceeding regarding glass fronted gas fireplaces, inserts or stoves (the “Fireplaces”) which were developed, designed, tested, distributed, supplied, marketed, advertised and/or sold by a number of Defendants.

08 March 2017

Congratulations to Whistler Blackcomb on $1.4 billion Strategic Deal being named a Lexpert Top Deal

We extend the firm’s congratulations to Vail Resorts’ $1.4 billion strategic acquisition of Whistler Blackcomb Holdings as being named one of Lexpert’s Top Deals of the Year.

03 March 2017

American Hotel Income Properties REIT LP Completes Bought Deal and Strategic Acquisition

On December 22, 2016, American Hotel Income Properties REIT LP (“AHIP”) completed a bought deal offering (the “Offering”) of limited partnership units (“Units”). The Offering raised gross proceeds of approximately $115.1 million.

27 February 2017

Farris Associate Steven Morrison Quoted on

Associate Steven Morrison was recently quoted on website for his role as the community liaison director for the Kelowna College Basketball Society, and their upcoming fundraising.

20 February 2017

Stephanie Daniels and Ron Dueck Present at PBLI Taxation Conference

On February 22, 2017, Farris Partners Stephanie Daniels and Ron Dueck will present at the Pacific Business & Law Institute (PBLI) Conference, ‘Taxation of Common Business Structures,’ in Vancouver.

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