Commecial

Purchasing

Warranties and Representations

The process of purchasing or selling a business is comparable to the process of making other significant purchases or sales in one’s lifetime. Sellers want to be transparent with possible purchasers about the business they are selling, and buyers want to have a complete understanding of the business they are buying. A QUESTION OF PURCHASE Due diligence and the acceptance…

Commercial

Commercial Dispute 

Conflicts in the corporate world are almost unavoidable. It’s not uncommon to find significant variation in commercial practices and decision-making both across and within enterprises. In every workplace, partnerships may diverge, compensation disparities can grow contentious, and discrimination can tragically occur. Occasionally, commercial disputes like this may be addressed amicably, but often, they are more urgent and necessitate legal action.…

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Resigning in BC

A resignation from employment may be caused by a variety of factors. However, there are a few things you should be aware of before quitting your employment to preserve your legal protection. How should one quit from their employment? Most companies consider it respectful for departing employees to provide advance notice. Although this is a best practice, it is not…

Franchising in British Columbia: Advantages and Disadvantages Franchisors and Franchisees Should Consider

On February 1, 2017, British Columbia (B.C.) became the sixth province in Canada to introduce franchise legislation with the coming into force of the Franchises Act, and Franchises Regulations, respectively. Whether you are inquiring into becoming or already are a practicing franchisor or franchisee, you should be informed as to what your legal obligations and rights are when franchising in…