Al-Sabah v. Al-Sabah, 2016 BCCA 365 http://canlii.ca/t/gtwc5 At the Court of Appeal, DLG represented a former administrator of her deceased father’s estate after a lower court had removed her. The Court of Appeal denied the appeal, finding that the Supreme Court judge had not committed a reviewable error in his decision.
Davison Law Group welcomed friends, clients, colleagues, and members of the local business community to our now annual summer patio party.
The Vancouver Sun reports on the Charter challenge brought on behalf of medical marijuana business Weeds Glass & Gifts Ltd. by DLG and interviews lawyer Dean Davison. http://vancouversun.com/news/local-news/pot-businessman-takes-vancouver-to-court-to-keep-dispensaries-open
Donald Briere and DLG lawyer Dean Davison are interviewed by the Abbotsford News about Mr. Briere’s legal battle to keep his medical marijuana business open in the City of Abbotsford on constitutional grounds. http://www.abbynews.com/news/387954072.html?mobile=true
Lawyer Dean Davison of DLG gives an interview with CKNW regarding his client Mr. Briere’s constitutional challenge to the City of Abbotsford’s bylaws governing medical marijuana. http://www.cknw.com/2016/07/16/204348/
News AM 730 reports on City of Vancouver employee and DLG client Mr. Francescutti’s successful judicial review of prior Human Rights Tribunal decision which was made in the City’s favour.” http://www.am730.ca/syn/112/197770/vancouver-sanitation-worker-gets-another-chance-for-human-rights-tribunal
http://canlii.ca/t/gsb3n DLG helped a former sanitation worker with the City of Vancouver bring a human rights complaint against the City on the basis of his wrongful dismissal by the City after they learned of his mental illness. The City applied to have the complaint dismissed and DLG was successful in having that application denied.
http://www.housing.gov.bc.ca/rtb/decisions/2016/06/062016_Decision6857%20.pdf DLG represented landlords of an apartment building who were brought to a Residential Tenancy Branch adjudication hearing by a former tenancy who claimed he was wrongfully evicted and sought a sizeable monetary judgment in damages. The adjudicator sided with the landlords and dismissed the tenant’s claim.
http://canlii.ca/t/gtmvn DLG won an appeal it brought on behalf of an injured worker who had applied for a disability pension and previously been denied. The Minister of Employment and Social Development opposed the appeal, but the Appeals Division of the Social Security Tribunal granted it, referring the matter back to the General Division where the disability pension was ultimately awarded.
Friends and clients joined Davison Law Group for our semi-annual Friday the 13th party, where cocktails, movies, and trivia contests were all designed to celebrate a particular film franchise and the superstitions that surround this notoriously unlucky day.