Month: October 2016

Ways to Resolve Disputes

By Stuart Cappus Our goal as your lawyers is to get you the best result possible given the circumstances of your case. When you have a dispute with someone, there are basically four ways to do that: negotiation, mediation, arbitration and a trial. Negotiation Negotiation is the most common and basic form of dispute resolution. […]

Levels of Courts

By Stuart Cappus There are essentially four levels of courts that British Columbians involved in civil suits may encounter: the Provincial Court of BC, the BC Supreme Court, the BC Court of Appeal and the Supreme Court of Canada. The Provincial Court of BC is the lowest level of court in BC. Judges of the […]