February 3, 2017

Quick facts about the Commercial Tenancy Act Reform Project

This post is part of a series highlighting four projects endorsed in the Agenda for Justice 2017 published by the Canadian Bar Association, BC Branch. To read the other posts in the series click here. About the project BCLI’s Commercial Tenancy Act Reform Project: was carried out from 2007 to 2009 Read more…

February 1, 2017

BCLI welcomes recognition in CBABC Agenda for Justice 2017

In its just-published Agenda for Justice 2017, the Canadian Bar Association, BC Branch, has endorsed four BCLI reports. This places these reports among the “series of justice and legislative reforms aimed at improving access to justice for all British Columbians” that make up the Agenda for Justice 2017. “BCLI is Read more…

March 23, 2009

Canadian Lawyer Profiles Commercial Tenancy Act Reform Project

The March 2009 edition of Canadian Lawyer contains an article on the BCLI's Commercial Tenancy Act Reform Project. Entitled "A new lease on life for a moribund law," the article by Kevin Marron discusses the challenges of working with an Act described by one lawyer as "the Da Vinci Code of B.C. statutes." The article includes quotes from committee chair Richard Olson as well as other leading British Columbia commercial leasing lawyers.