Limitation Act

The Impact of the New BC Limitation Act on Licensees

Legally Speaking

By Jennifer Clee On June 1, 2013 the new BC Limitation Act1 (new Act) will come into force. The new Act replaces the former Limitation Act2, which came into effect in 1975. What is the Limitation Act? The Limitation Act sets out how long a person has before he/she must start a civil court proceeding for a legal remedy. “Limitation period”

Nuisance and the Limitation Act #169

Legally Speaking

By Gerry NeelyB.A., LL.B. Noise, vibrations, odors, overhanging trees and underground roots, pollution of air or water, obstruction of highways or navigable waters or access, flooding and depriving land of support: this is not a complete list of conduct by your neighbor which may do harm to your property or to you. If your neighbor’s