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Who's Getting Sued

Lawsuit of the week: Facing fines and potential closures, marijuana dispensary operator ...

Tue July 26, 2016, 12AM PDT

The Canadian Weed Cannabis Society and proprietor Don Briere are taking the City of Vancouver to court, claiming the city’s new business licensing regime for medical marijuana dispensaries is unconstitutional and violates the Charter of Rights and Freedoms.   

Who's getting sued: July 26, 2016

Tue July 26, 2016, 12AM PDT

These corporate claims were filed with the BC Supreme Court registry in Vancouver. Information is derived from notices of civil claim. Civil claims have not been tested or proven in court. 

Lawsuit of the week: Mount Polley mine tailings spill caused by errors ...

Tue July 19, 2016, 12AM PDT

Imperial Metals Corp. and two subsidiaries are suing geotechnical engineering firms Knight Piésold Ltd. and Amec Earth & Environmental, claiming design errors and an “inherent flaw” in its Mount Polley mine tailings storage facility led to a massive failure in August 2014.

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