Collection Spotlight - January 2019

Charter Remedies in Criminal Cases

By Matthew Asma, Matthew Gourlay

KM570 .A86 2018

This handbook explores the relevant principles and rules for seeking or resisting charter remedies to criminal offences. The authors cover topics such as threshold matters, exclusion of evidence, stays of proceedings, sentence reductions, costs against the crown, Habeas Corpus, and declarations of invalidity.

Available at the Kamloops, Kelowna, Nanaimo, New Westminster, Vancouver and Victoria branches.

Impaired Driving and Other Criminal Code Driving Offences

By Karen Jokinen, Peter Keen

KM565 .T7 J65 2018

This 2018 publication provides comprehensive coverage of the updated driving provisions in the Criminal Code. The text provides practitioners with a guide to the new legislation, as well as relevant case law, strategy, and tactical advice.

Available at the Nanaimo, New Westminster, Vancouver and Victoria branches.

Indigenous People and the Criminal Justice System

By Jonathan Rudin

KM208 .I5 R83 2018

Exploring the many issues surrounding Indigenous people and the criminal justice system, this text aims to provide lawyers and judges with the necessary information to understand this area of law. The book combines leading case law and analysis with best practices for working with Indigenous clients, to provide practitioners with a practical reference guide.

Available at the Nanaimo, New Westminster, Vancouver and Victoria branches.

Start-up and Growth Companies in Canada

By Bryce C. Tingle

KN260.2 .T56 2018

This comprehensive guide to the issues facing start-up and growth companies in Canada examines subjects such as, the factors that determine whether an idea is best pursued as a business, deciding what corporate form to use, how to balance shares and responsibilities among the founders, handling employment and intellectual property concerns, and much more. This new edition contains the latest research and case law relevant to start up and growth companies.

Available at the Vancouver and Victoria branches.

Notable New Editions
Canadian Health Information: A Practical Legal and Risk Management Guide - 4th Edition, 2018

By Noela J. Inions, Leanne E. Tran, Lorne E. Rozovsky

KB297.1 .R696 2018

Available at the Vancouver and Victoria branches.