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September 24th, 2018
CFMR is pleased to announce that Jennifer Hau has joined our firm as associate lawyer. Jennifer plans to remain actively involved in a broad group of practice areas with our firm, but with a focus in our Business Law, Estates and Estate Planning, and Real Estate Law practice areas. Prior…
August 28th, 2018
CFMR’s Melinda Voros was recently elected Director with the Delta Chamber of Commerce, the voice of business in the Delta region. She welcomes this opportunity to contribute to her home community through her involvement in the Chamber. Congratulations! Learn more about Melinda’s CFMR practice and community involvement here.
June 14th, 2018
CFMR’s Karla Mukai is excited to serve as the next Vancouver-Richmond county representative on the CBABC (Canadian Bar Association BC Branch)’s Provincial Council for the September 1, 2018 – August 31, 2021 term. Read more here.
May 23rd, 2018
A case surrounding an interest-free loan between friends is helping make reforms to consideration in the context of contract variations. In Rosas v. Toca, 2018 BCCA 191, the appellant won the lottery and loaned $600,000 interest-free to her friend. Approximately one year after the loan was formed, the appellant’s friend…
May 7th, 2018
CFMR’s Ed Montague successfully obtained an injunction on behalf of our client, Quick Pass Master Tutorial School Ltd. (Benson Wang) against his former employee, Li Min (Richard) Zhao who had started up a new real estate school. In her May 1, 2018 decision, B.C. Supreme Court Justice Nitya Iyer granted…
April 26th, 2018
CFMR’s lawyers, Katherine Ducey and Spencer May are pleased to report that their clients’ successful BC Court of Appeal decision in McDonald v. McDonald 2017 BCCA 255 stands. On April 19, 2018, the Supreme Court of Canada denied the other party’s application for leave to appeal from the judgment of…