Submitted by CBABC Sections
Summary of Meetings
Number of Meetings Held:6
September 23, 2016
Guest Speaker: Brett A Horton BA LLB Sounsel - Commercial Business Development - Western Canada for Stewart Title
Meeting Title/Topic: Cases, Claims and Commercial - An Update on Title Insurance in BC
Synopsis: Guest Speaker Brett Horton from Stewart Title presented an update on title insurance in BC.
October 17, 2016
Guest Speaker: Keith Inman
Meeting Title/Topic: The Impact of Securities Laws On Real Estate Joint Ventures - Recent Case Law
Synopsis: Keith Inman presented on the impact of securities laws on real estate joint ventures – recent case law.
November 22, 2016
Guest Speaker: Yarden Gershony, Rush Ihas Hardwick LLP
Meeting Title/Topic: Owner Built Homes - Tips and Traps
Synopsis: Yarden Gershony, Partner at Rush Ihas Harwick LLP presented on Owner Built Homes.
Guest Speaker: Andrew Prior - Pihl Law Corporation
Meeting Title/Topic: Litigation Perspective on Building Contracts and Drafting Building Contracts
Synopsis: Andrew Prior presented on litigation perspectives on building contracts and drafting building contracts.
March 20, 2017
Guest Speaker: Thesesa Arsenault, Q. C. - Pushor Mitchell LLP
Meeting Title/Topic: Managing Client Expectations
Synopsis: Theresa Arsenault, Q.C, Partner at Pushor Mitchell LLP presented on Managing Client Expectations.
May 15, 2017
Guest Speaker: N/A
Meeting Title/Topic: Round Table - Out of Ordinary and Unusual LTSA Filings
Synopsis: The Commercial & Real Estate - Okanagan Section hosted a round table discussion facilitated by the Section Executive on out of the ordinary and unusual LTSA filings.
Comments and Observations of the Chair