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.
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.
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.
Every year, 40 business stars under the age of 40 are profiled in Business in Vancouver and then honoured at a gala awards evening.
Honorees are leaders in their company and the business community. These awards draw attention to the business case for gender diversity in the boardroom.
CEOs are recognized for providing exemplary leadership in their organizations and inspiration for other companies and business leaders to achieve similar success.
CFOs are chosen based on their performance relating to corporate growth through strategic decision making, as well as overall performance and execution, sound business principals and reporting.