British Columbia Workplace Law

This blog is aimed at both employers and employees and provides updates, commentary, resources, and information with respect to all aspects of workplace law: employment, labour, human rights, privacy, new technologies, workplace health and safety, human resources, and business immigration. The blog provides our opinions on legislative, regulatory, and common law developments in British Columbia and Canada as those developments effect and impact the workplace relationship.

British Columbia Wills and Estates

Estate law affects everybody, whether dealing with an aging parent or grandparent or working with (or as) an executor. This blog may provide useful information to you or simply be an interesting read. We explore issues such as estate administration, estate planning, claims to vary wills, invalid wills, right of survivorship on jointly held assets and adult capacity, all with a focus on British Columbia Estate law.

Singleton on Construction Law

This blog by the managing partner of Singleton Urquhart LLP will cover various aspects of law in the world of the construction industry, including:

  • Procurement
  • Contracts
  • Design responsibilities
  • Builders Responsibilities
  • Product Liability
  • Insurance
  • Dispute Resolution

John Singleton Q.C. is recognized as one of the leading practitioners in this field and has lectured on these topics at The Allard School of Law at UBC and Stanford University in Palo Alto CA. He has also acted as counsel, arbitrator, mediator and fairness advisor on a wide variety of projects and issues affecting the construction industry.