Contractual discretion has its limits

Wastech Services Ltd. v. Greater Vancouver Sewerage and Drainage District (Metro), 2021 SCC 7 Most businesses have long-standing contractual relationships with suppliers, service providers, or other essential counterparties.  Many of those contracts will allow for some amount of choice, or “discretion”, in how they will be performed.  In such circumstances, one might ask: are there … Continued

Amanda Alberti joins Harris as an Associate

Amanda Alberti, an experienced Vancouver litigation lawyer with a background in workers’ compensation matters, has joined Harris as an Associate. Amanda has assisted clients in a variety of civil litigation proceedings at levels of court in British Columbia, as well as in workers’ compensation and occupational health and safety matters before the WorkSafeBC Review Division … Continued