Our client was severely injured while travelling in the United States. Despite having travel insurance at the time of her injury, the insurer refused to cover her medical costs and extended stay. Faced with the prospect of having to pay over US$50,000 in medical fees, our client sought the help of DBM Law. Our experienced … Continued
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The Supreme Court of BC recently awarded our client more than $1.5 million in a personal injury case against ICBC. Our client, a former Vancouver fire captain, was severely injured when he was involved in a rear-end motor vehicle accident in July 2015. The accident substantially affected our client’s livelihood, and his injuries forced him … Continued
Introduction When it comes to estate planning, the common place that people turn to are the Last Will and Testament and Power of Attorney. However, although these documents are great planning tools which can encompass the majority of a testator’s intentions, there are some alternative methods of estate planning which can be used in addition … Continued
Has Port Moody done enough to address the challenge of housing affordability? In recent years it seems that despite various property development projects being discussed, there is no clear sign that many of these projects will come to fruition. While the City has adopted policies designed to create affordable housing, in reality, these policies have … Continued
Introduction In 2020, the BC Government introduced new legislation to save costs on car accidents’ personal injury claims. The law limited the number of expert witnesses to just three, and $3,000.00 was the highest amount an unsuccessful party could recover for the cost of an expert report. In a further effort to limit expenses, the … Continued
When you are talking with a lawyer regarding your estate planning, a topic that will come up immediately is who the executor is going to be. What is an Executor? An executor, or an executrix, administers an individual’s estate when they pass away based on the information the deceased left in their Last Will and … Continued
As your local law firm in Coquitlam, we are here to provide clear answers to your questions and help you understand available options when it comes to legal matters. In this blog, we are covering what happens if you are involved in litigation and are concerned that the opposing party may dispose of certain assets. The … Continued
As your local law firm in Coquitlam, we are here to provide clear answers to your questions and help you understand all of your available options. In this blog, we will discuss the key points you need to know about regarding a Certificate of Pending Litigation (CPL). In a scenario, if you are claiming another … Continued
Introduction Of The New Act In British Columbia As your local law firm in Coquitlam we are here to provide timely updates to new legal changes that might affect your family or your business. The Province of British Columbia has formed a new registry under the Land Owner Transparency Act, with the aim to make … Continued
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