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Welcome to our blog! Here you’ll find posts on the latest news and additional information related to our practice areas. We also like to share news about our team and our involvement in the community.

September 22, 2021

NOTICE TO ALL CLIENTS: Land Owner Transparency Registry Filing Deadline

ATTENTION ALL CORPORATIONS, TRUSTS AND INDIVIDUALS HOLDING PROPERTY IN TRUST IN BRITISH COLUMBIA: All relevant corporations, partnerships, and trusts in British Columbia with an ownership interest in land in British Columbia must file a Land Owner Transparency Report (“Transparency Report”) […]

September 14, 2021

Estate and Advance Care Planning

by: Richard Bell Estate and advance care planning is important regardless of age or family structure but particularly for estate planning there are different issues to be considered depending on age and family structure. In terms of Wills, research indicates […]

September 13, 2021

Fall Updates – Canadian Immigration

by: Anin Setyo As Canada continues its efforts to manage the COVID-19 pandemic, we continue to see regular program and policy updates affecting Canadian immigration. As of September 2021, here are four major updates of interest: Reopening the border to […]

June 16, 2021

Permanent Resident Pathway for Hong Kong Residents

Immigration, Refugee, and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) have announced an exciting opportunity for Hong Kong residents currently in Canada to apply for permanent residence. The Minister of IRCC had previously pledged that Canada would introduce immigration measures to assist the residents […]

April 20, 2021

Podcast featuring Richard Bell: Affordable Housing Solutions for Single Family Living

Podcast: Measure Twice, Cut Once Episode # 10 Topic: Just Enough: Affordable housing solutions for single family living. Download: Streaming Platforms Guests: Jake Fry, Founder/ Principal, Smallworks Studios and Laneway Housing, and Co-Founder/Co-Director Director, Small Housing BC Richard Bell, Bell […]

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