April 4, 2024

Family Business Breakdown: Family businesses fuel economic abuse in legal battles

British Columbia Law Institute’s project on economic abuse and family law litigation is examining how family businesses can become a vehicle for family violence. Small businesses make up 98% of businesses in British Columbia.[i] Many of these are family run. When there is a family breakdown, the business can become central Read more…

January 16, 2024

Public engagement on phase two of Family Law Act modernization now open

BC government seeking the public’s views on family-law topics The Ministry of Attorney General for BC has just announced a public-engagement program for phase two of its project to modernize the Family Law Act. This program gives the public an opportunity to share its thoughts on ministry proposals for reform Read more…

August 20, 2021

Parentage Backgrounder no. 2—Members of the Project Committee

June 24, 2021

Parentage Backgrounder no. 1—Introduction to the Parentage Law Reform Project

June 14, 2021

Backgrounder no. 7 – Quick Facts about the Modernizing the Child, Family and Community Service Act Project