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Updated Property Transfer Tax Form (Version 26) Now Available

Dear Valued Client, Please note the following information from the BC Land Title & Survey Authority: Ministry of Finance Announces Updated Property Transfer Tax Form (Version 26) in Effect June 10, 2016 The updated form is now available through the Dye & Durham forms. IMPORTANT: ONLY VERSION 26 OF THE PROPERTY TRANSFER TAX FORM WILL […]

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Court Processing Times Update

Dear Valued Client, Please note that the court processing times listed below, as provided to us by the various registries, set out an approximate timeframe only. Documents being processed as of a certain date may not be ready for release by the registry on that date. While we strive to provide the most up to […]

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Trial Management Conferences Changes – Registry Procedure & Court Rules

Dear Valued Client, Please note that effective today, Supreme Court Scheduling is enforcing Supreme Court Civil Rule 12-2(3) which requires that unless the court otherwise orders, each party of record must file a trial brief at least 7 days before a trial management conference. Late trial briefs will not be accepted. If trial briefs are […]

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Ministry of Finance Issues Updated Property Transfer Tax Form (Version 26) Effective June 10, 2016

Dear Valued Client, Please note the following information from the BC Land Title & Survey Authority: Ministry of Finance Announces Updated Property Transfer Tax Form (Version 26) in Effect June 10, 2016 The Ministry of Finance has authorized a new Property Transfer Tax (PTT) Form (version 26) effective June 10, 2016. The updated form will […]

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June Litigation Calendar

Litigation Calendar for June 2016 Now Available Dear Valued Client, Dye & Durham’s Litigation Calendar offers you important information, including: trial submission dates; dates when judges and masters are not available; web links to other relevant legal sites and new directives; and trial scheduling telephone information. The calendar covers the BC Supreme Court registries within […]

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Court Processing Times Update

Court Processing Times Update Dear Valued Client, Please note that the court processing times listed below, as provided to us by the various registries, set out an approximate timeframe only. Documents being processed as of a certain date may not be ready for release by the registry on that date. While we strive to provide […]

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Court Order Interest Calculations

Dear Valued Client, Please note that the most current court order interest rates for BC are: pre –judgment = 0.70% post-judgment = 2.70% For those of you who use Dye & Durham’s Court Order Interest Calculator application for generating simple interest schedules, please ensure you update your rate tables twice per year (January 1 and […]

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Court Processing Times Update

Dear Valued Client, Please note that the court processing times listed below, as provided to us by the various registries, set out an approximate timeframe only. Documents being processed as of a certain date may not be ready for release by the registry on that date. While we strive to provide the most up to […]

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Supreme Court Civil Rules Changes

Dear Valued Client, Supreme Court Civil Rules Changes Please note that the Supreme Court Civil Rules are amended as set out in Order in Council No. 32/2016 (B.C. Reg. 3/2016) and Order in Council No. 196/2016 (B.C. Reg. 87/2016). Sections 1, 3, 4 and 5 of OIC 32/2016 will come into effect July 1, 2016, […]

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Correction: Court of Appeal Practice Directive

Dear Valued Client, Correction: Court of Appeal Practice Directive Please note the following correction to the hyperlink provided in Dye & Durham’s FYI email, dated May 19, 2016, regarding the new Court of Appeal practice directive (criminal & civil) for electronic media in appeal books, effective May 13, 2016. The practice directive link is available […]

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