Accessing Justice from Your Smartphone: The Civil Resolution Tribunal (BC)
Starting June 1, 2017, certain small claims disputes will be adjudicated online rather than in a traditional courtroom in British Columbia, thanks to the Civil Resolution Tribunal (CRT), the first online tribunal of its kind in Canada. The CRT is a recent provincial initiative that will significantly change how certain small claims disputes and strata property matters are adjudicated in British Columbia. It is intended to provide a flexible dispute resolution forum where parties can engage online. This means that parties involved in a dispute regarding certain small claims and strata property matters are not required to appear in court to have their disputes adjudicated. Read the article…………….
A judge ordered a woman to pay $700 she owes to her housing association after she withheld her monthly fee
Recently, owners living in an exclusive condominium complex downtown asked me whether there was anything that could be done to