Used Vehicles and the Sale of Goods Act

December 17th, 2014 by FH&P Lawyers

I recently had the opportunity to defend a car dealership in an action where the plaintiff was claiming that they had effectively sold him a lemon because components of the heating and air…

Intrusion upon Seclusion

December 13th, 2014 by Heidi Taylor

In 2012 the Ontario court of Appeal recognized a new privacy tort: intrusion upon seclusion. That decision may have opened the floodgates with the Ontario Court now certifying a class action against…

Blog Search

FH&P Lawyers LLP is pleased to announce that Darren Kautz has joined the partnership effective April 1, 2020

FH&P Lawyers LLP is pleased to announce that Darren Kautz has joined the partnership effective April 1, 2020. Darren’s practice focuses on personal injury, construction litigation, estate litigation, criminal defence and general litigation disputes. 

Remote mediation

A mediation is a negotiation that is assisted by a mediator. Mediators do not make decisions but they help the parties negotiate by facilitating the discussion in joint sessions and by meeting with the parties separately to review risk and opportunities for resolution.

What to do when the Courts are closed?

On March 18, 2020 the Supreme Court of British Columbia announced the suspension of regular operations at all courthouses in BC. This unprecedented move underscored a commitment to the health and safety of all British Columbians – the people who need to come to court and the people who work in our courthouses. Only essential and urgent applications are being heard in criminal and family cases (including matters related to COVID-19 and public safety).