“Court case reveals dysfunction at city hall, park board” – 12 February 2016

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http://www.vancouversun.com/news/metro/mulgrew+court+case+reveals+dysfunction+city+hall+park+board/11716860/story.html A Vancouver judge finds that the City of Vancouver, by not providing evidence regarding an alleged incident of inappropriate touching, and failing to respond to requests for same led to a defamation lawsuit which could have been avoided had the City responded as required.

DOSANJH V. LIANG, 2015 BCCA 18

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http://canlii.ca/t/gfx55 DLG successfully represented an individual in the BC Court of Appeal with regard to a breach of a residential purchase and sale contract.

Moon Development Corporation v. Pirooz, 2015 BCCA 213

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http://canlii.ca/t/ghkpd After getting the appeal dismissed in the BC Court of Appeal, DLG, was also able to get the very unusual award of special costs against the director of the company that had appealed. This win was a precedent setting decision in the BC Court of Appeal.

“Judge tosses defamation case, but slams city hall” – 5 February 2016

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http://www.vancourier.com/news/judge-tosses-defamation-case-but-slams-city-hall-1.2166943 The Supreme Court in Vancouver finds that the City and Vancouver Park Board failed to respond adequately to a contractor’s requests for information and lost key evidence after an allegation was made against him, resulting in a lengthy trial.

COMPLAINANT P V. VANCOUVER BOARD OF PARKS AND RECREATION AND ANOTHER, 2015 BCHRT 72

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Complainant P v. Vancouver Board of Parks and Recreation and another, 2015 BCHRT 72 http://canlii.ca/t/ghhpm A physically disabled individual filed a human rights complaint after the city refused to help him access a public facility. After taking over the case from another law firm DLG represented the individual in defeating the city’s application to dismiss and winning the application to …