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Bill Introduced: Insurance Corporation Amendment Act, 2021

  • March 04, 2021

Bill 5-2021 introduces the role of the fairness officer to address complaints; powers include the ability to investigate a decision or recommendation, an act done or omitted. or a procedure used.

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Regulation: Evidence Act

  • February 12, 2021

New regulations have now been introduced to the Evidence Act that will place a limit on the amount recoverable from an unsuccessful party for disbursements related to motor vehicle personal injury litigation in Supreme Court, at 6% of the overall judgment or settlement.

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Act In Force: Arbitration Act

  • September 01, 2020

The new Arbitration Act came into effect on September 1, 2020. The renamed Vancouver International Arbitration Centre maintains a prominent position in the new Act. The new Act no longer applies to family law matters.

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