February 13, 2013

Questions and Answers About Pension Division on the Breakdown of a Relationship in British Columbia

For the most up-to-date information on this subject, check out the 4th Edition of this report published in March 2017.  In March 1996, the first edition of this book was published to provide materials about the operation of the British Columbia Family Relations Act, and the Pension Benefits Standards Act as these Read more…

February 4, 2013

Technology, Remoteness, Disability & Evidence Project Backgrounder

November 27, 2013

Strata Property Law – Phase Two

September 29, 2013

Rationalizing and Harmonization of BC Common-Law Tests of Capacity

It is basic law that mental disability or illness does not, in and of itself, leave a person incapable under the law to carry out transactions, enter into relationships, or manage his or her affairs. The law’s focus is on the degree of mental disability or illness. If a person’s Read more…

September 21, 2013

Assisted Living Reform Project

There is a spectrum of housing options for older adults in British Columbia, with independent living on one end and long term residential care on the other. This project focused on the middle point in the spectrum – assisted living. Assisted living combines elements of independent living with some personal Read more…