Consultants claim Coastal Contacts cut them out of multimillion-dollar deal

Kovacevic Consult Inc., John Kovacevic, Paolo Venturi and Tommaso Ferrari are suing Coastal Contacts Inc. for allegedly bailing on a...  Full Article

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For the week of March 11

Defendants:

U.S. Epperson Underwriting Co. attorney in fact in Canada for Lumbermen’s Underwriting Alliance 2005–7445 132 St., Surrey

Plaintiffs:

Fibreco Export Inc. Box 48600, 1200–200 Burrard St., Vancouver

Claim:

Rectification of a contract for insurance, arising from a drafting error; and damages.

Defendants:

Niemi Laporte & Dowle Appraisals Ltd. and Margaret Dunlop 1000–595 Burrard St., Vancouver and 312–8678 Greenall Ave., Burnaby

Plaintiffs:

Genworth Financial Mortgage Insurance Co. Canada dba Genworth Financial Canada 300–2060 Winston Park Dr., Oakville, Ontario

Claim:

Damages for breach of contract. •

Defendants:

Shota Development Inc. and Tak Cheng Enterprise Co. Ltd. and Yinguang Restaurant Management Ltd. and Wang Min Ying and Cal J. Ming and Shu Ping Tan and Jen Geng aka Chen Geng and Ang Geng 202–2232 W. 41st Ave., Vancouver and 3633 E. 48th Ave., Vancouver and 1504–8288 Lansdowne Rd., Richmond

Plaintiffs:

Onni Firbridge Development LP 2900–595 Burrard St., Vancouver

Claim:

A declaration that Yinguang Restaurant is in breach of the lease and that the defendants are jointly and severally liable to pay all unpaid rent and additional rent under the lease as it becomes due.

Defendants:

Niemi Laporte & Dowle Appraisals Ltd. and Nicole Wood and Jennifer Wood 1000–595 Burrard St., Vancouver and 312–8678 Greenall Ave., Burnaby

Plaintiffs:

Genworth Financial Mortgage Insurance Co. Canada dba Genworth Financial Canada 300–2060 Winston Park Dr., Oakville, Ontario

Claim:

Damages for breach of contract.

Defendants:

Abattis Biologix Corporation and Mike Withrow and Gil Schneider 310–885 Dunsmuir St., Vancouver

Plaintiffs:

0740567 B.C. Ltd. 301–460 Nanaimo St., Vancouver

Claim:

Damages for debt under an agreement to have the defendant listed on the Canadian National Stock Exchange.

Defendants:

Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of British Columbia Address unavailable

Plaintiffs:

Telus Communications Inc.

Claim:

An order that allows the plaintiff to appeal a decision made by the Minister of Finance regarding PST payments and directs the Minister to refund overpaid PST costs.

Defendants:

Thandi Homes Ltd. and Global Excavating & Demolition Ltd. and the City of Vancouver 619 East 5th St., North Vancouver and 13376 90th Ave., Surrey and 141 W. 14th Street, North Vancouver

Plaintiffs:

Thomas William John Johnstone 1200–925 West Georgia St., Vancouver

Claim:

Damages and an injunction against Thandi and Global and their agents from trespassing on property.

Defendants:

Daryl Grant Macaskill 1225 Seymour Street, Vancouver

Plaintiffs:

Stockhouse Publishing Ltd. 1130–400 Burrard St., Vancouver

Claim:

An injunction restraining the defendant from creating or attempting to create any new account on the Stockhouse website; using or attempting to use any existing account on the Stockhouse website; and posting or attempting to post on the Stockhouse website.

Defendants:

Joan Mary Theresa Irving as executrix of the estate of Dr. Rodney Thomas Irving, deceased, and Dr. Mark Murray Fischer and CBI Medical Inc. dba Care Point Medical Centres 1623 Commercial Dr.

Plaintiffs:

Vincent William David Gillespie 1124–470 Granville St., Vancouver

Claim:

Damages arising from injuries arising from negligence during a hernia surgery.

Defendants:

Top Construction & Renovations Ltd. and Ko-Han Cheng aka Howard Cheng and Edmond Wong Engineering Ltd. and Edmond Wong and National Home Warranty Group Inc. and Royal & Sun Alliance Insurance Co. of Canada 202–2232 W. 41st Ave., Vancouver and 5104 Harbourview Rd., Burnaby and 281 E. Pender St., Vancouver and 12277 Trites Rd., Richmond

Plaintiffs:

John Oakley and Carol Oakley 33 Hythe Ave., Burnaby

Claim:

Damages for deceit and fraudulent misrepresentation, negligence and breach of warranty.

Defendants:

Craigslist, Inc. dba craigslist.ca and Transcontinental Media Inc. dba weblocal.ca and Topix LLC dba topix.com and Kijiji International Limited dba kijiji.ca and Trader Corporation dba buysell.com and Julia Forte dba whocallsme.com and 800notes.com and Protected Domain Services dba phonenotes.org and Whois Privacy Protection Service Inc. dba callwiki.com and John Doe #1-10 and Jane Roe #1-10 1381 Ninth Ave., San Francisco, CA and 1 Place Ville Marie, Montreal and 1001 Elwell Crt., Palo Alto, CA and 1900–355 Burrard St., Vancouver and Box 6197, Denver, CO and 14150 N.E. 20th St., Bellevue, WA and addresses unavailable

Plaintiffs:

Saga Power Canada Inc. and Valley Motorsports, a partnership and Daniel Laybourn and Daniel Robert Laybourn dba Dan Laybourn Paint Contracting and Robin Laybourn and Robin Laybourn dba Robin Laybourn Painting and/or Laybourn Painting and Rick Laybourn and Neale Harris 300–2777 Gladwin Rd., Abbotsford and 201–20579 Langley Bypass, Langley and 24942 57th Ave., Aldergrove and 5491 Rawlins Cres., Delta and 49091 Chilliwack Lake Rd., Chilliwack and 20877 48th Ave., Langley

Claim:

An order that Craigslist disclose information including e-mail account information and telephone numbers connected with defamatory posts; such relief as counsel may advise against the other named defendants; an injunction, an order and damages against the unnamed defendants.

Defendants:

Titan Pacific Properties Inc. and Glen Vause and Paul Gillespie 203–815 Main St., West Vancouver

Plaintiffs:

Tanya Reitzel and Troy Kraft and Lorne Kraft and Scott Sinclair and Sinclair Management Ltd. 4033 Mt. Seymour Parkway, North Vancouver and 318 E. 17th St., North Vancouver and 2287 Bowser Ave, North Vancouver

Claim:

Restitution for unjust enrichment; damages for breach of contract and negligent misrepresentation; and rescission of a subscription agreement.

Defendants:

Dr. Patrick Chin and Cambie Surgeries Corp. dba Cambie Surgery Centre and Par Nurses Ackroyd, Chalmers, Coates, C. Molnar and Janes Doe 2211 Westbrook Mall, Vancouver and 2836 Ash St., Vancouver

Plaintiffs:

Patricia Danelle Richards 128 Pinto Lane, Airdrie, Alberta

Claim:

Damages for negligence and malpractice related to surgery on the plaintiff’s right elbow.

Defendants:

Western Canada Wilderness Committee aka Wilderness Committee and Sven Biggs 400–341 Water St., Vancouver

Plaintiffs:

Taseko Mines Ltd. 1500–1055 W. Georgia St., Vancouver

Claim:

Damages and an injunction enjoining the defendants from continuing to defame Taseko and compelling the defendants to remove or disable access to defamatory statements.

Defendants:

BC Hydro Address unavailable

Plaintiffs:

Peter Vaupotic 2810 57B St., Delta

Claim:

Damages stemming from a power surge negligently caused by the defendant.

Defendants:

Yellow Cab Company Limited 1441 Clark Dr., Vancouver

Plaintiffs:

Sukpal Singh Dhillon 214–7928 128th St., Surrey

Claim:

Release and return of the plaintiff’s taxi, arising from breach of a co-operator agreement; damages and losses suffered on account of taking over the taxi.

Defendants:

Doug Mills and Lynette Mills and Kyle Mills dba Mills Ranch and Training Thru Trust and Erin Valley Riding Stable Ltd. and Erin Valley Investment & Land Corp. 8825 Barnhartvale Rd., Kamloops

Plaintiffs:

Alison Lammers 1380–885 W. Georgia St., Vancouver

Claim:

Damages arising from breach of contract and negligence regarding the boarding and training of the plaintiff’s horse, Czar.

Defendants:

Doug Kerr dba Kerr Construction or alternatively dba Doug Kerr Contracting and Doug Kerr Contracting Inc. dba Doug Kerr Contracting or alternatively dba Kerr Construction 4218 Yuculta Cres., Vancouver and 1676 West 75th Ave., Vancouver

Plaintiffs:

Nancy Campbell and Marshall Dahl 52 West 13th Ave., Vancouver

Claim:

Damages and a declaration that the defendant’s practice of secretly marking up a contractor’s labour costs before applying the contractual mark up for profit and overhead in cost plus construction contracts contravenes the Business Practices and Consumer Protection Act.

Defendants:

Bedford Developments (Canada) Ltd. and Cana Coast Equities Ltd. 211–3030 Lincoln Ave., Coquitlam and 9912 Lougheed Hwy, Burnaby

Plaintiffs:

The Owners, Strata Plan LMS 2243 900–808 Nelson St., Vancouver

Claim:

A declaration that that the developers are deemed to have elected not to proceed with phases 6 and 7 of the development; an order; a declaration that the strata corporation holds a beneficial interest in the lands; and a declaration that some or all of the developers’ interests in Parcel A are held on constructive trust for the strata corporation.

Defendants:

Stoneridge Capital Inc. 321–1917 W. 4th Ave., Vancouver

Plaintiffs:

Raydon Rentals Ltd. 1000–840 Howe, St., Vancouver

Claim:

$30,713 for debt.

Defendants:

Brad Yesowick and Sarah Jane Yesowick 5264 11th Ave., Delta

Plaintiffs:

Design 1 Builders Inc. 500 North Tower, 5811 Cooney Rd., Richmond

Claim:

$30,730 for a builders lien.

Defendants:

Whistler Mechanical Ltd. and Ronald Allen Kobelka 332–4370 Lorimer Rd., Whistler and 8539 Buckhorn Dr., Whistler

Plaintiffs:

Bartle & Gibson Co. Ltd. 1200–200 Burrard St., Vancouver

Claim:

$31,222 for debt.

Defendants:

Habib Maasoumian 502–1200 Alberni St., Vancouver

Plaintiffs:

Vega Enterprises Ltd. 2253 Parkway Bvd, Coquitlam

Claim:

$60,754 for work performed.

Defendants:

Hector Frith and 0865452 BC Ltd. and Will W. Pullinger and Royal LePage City Centre and Erika Langer and Royal LePage Terrace 614–198 W. Hastings St., Vancouver and 4239 Hastings St., Burnaby and 204–345 Robson St., Vancouver and 4724 Lazelle Ave., Terrace

Plaintiffs:

Ludwig Wittkowski aka Lloyd Wittkowski 5234 Halliwell Ave., Terrace

Claim:

$100,000 for deposits paid.

Defendants:

Kendall Jessiman and Sharon Wilkie and Nothing But Concrete Ltd. 515 Alpine Ct., North Vancouver and 1110–100 Park Royal, West Vancouver

Plaintiffs:

EQ-Tec Properties Ltd. and Tash Engineering Ltd. 5787 Timbervalley Rd., Delta and 221 Pemberton Ave., North Vancouver

Claim:

$111,268 for concrete work.

Defendants:

Can-West Industrial Contractors Ltd. and Shane K. Smith 3009B 28th St., Vernon and 5225 Dixon Dam Rd., Vernon

Plaintiffs:

Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce 400 Burrard St., Vancouver

Claim:

$123,601 for debt.

Defendants:

Knolly Bikes Inc. 122–418 E. Kent Ave. S., Vancouver

Plaintiffs:

Sapa Profiles, Inc. 9600 W. Bryn Mawr Ave., Rosemont, IL

Claim:

$128,818 for debt for the design and supply of bicycles; and damages.

Defendants:

0858370 B.C. Ltd. and Rajinder Brar 800–1090 W. Georgia St., Vancouver and 10003 117th St., Surrey

Plaintiffs:

Mantar Holdings Ltd. 440–755 Burrard St., Vancouver

Claim:

$190,000 and the rescission of an agreement.

Defendants:

Bean Services Inc. 2900–550 Burrard St., Vancouver

Plaintiffs:

Hull Limited 1000–840 Howe St.

Claim:

$250,000 for debt under a promissory note.

Defendants:

Plaza 500 Hotels Ltd. and Canadian Western Bank 2900–550 Burrard St., Vancouver and 11350 Jasper Ave., Edmonton

Plaintiffs:

Comren Construction (2009) Inc. 230–19150 Lougheed Hwy, Pitt Meadows

Claim:

$336,373 for a builders lien.




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