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Posted: August 9, 2019

PBLI - Contaminated Sites 2019

Pacific Business and Law Institute
Doing business with contaminated sites gives rise to many complex legal and practical questions, and setbacks or disputes can be costly and time consuming. A proactive and informed approach can avoid protracted litigation or relationship breakdowns. It is essential that lawyers and professionals are aware of difficult situations that can arise and know how to prevent and address obstacles in order to reduce costs and delays, and ensure that a project runs as smoothly as possible. This course brings together experts from the private and public sectors to provide you with a solid foundation and practical guidance for navigating this tricky area – you will gain clarity and confidence to work effectively with problem sites and to handle disputes that arise along the way.

This Comprehensive One-Day Program Will Provide:
• An update on how the courts have handled recent contaminated sites disputes
• An in-depth look at the use of expert evidence in contaminated sites disputes
• An update on soil relocation practices
• A solicitor’s perspective on avoiding legal challenges on contaminated sites acquisition or divestment
• An update on new protocols and guidance affecting Contaminated Sites Approved Professionals
• Insight into the current perspective and future direction of the Ministry of Environment and Climate Change Strategy

This Program Is Designed For:
• Lawyers practising in environmental, real estate and construction law
• Environmental managers
• Corporate officers and directors
• Clean-up specialists and contractors
• Environmental engineers, consultants and planners
• Real estate developers
• Commercial realtors
• Home inspectors
• Insurance professionals
• Federal, provincial and municipal officials dealing with contaminated sites
• Landlords and tenants

For more information visit www.pbli.com/1536

Register by:
1. Telephone: 604-730-2500 or toll free 877-730-2555
2. Fax: 604-730-5085 or toll free 866-730-5085
3. Mail: Unit 2-2246 Spruce Street, Vancouver, BC  V6H 2P3
4. Online: https://www.pbli.com/programs/register?itemid=532

Date: October 9, 2019
Event Type: Course
Location: Vancouver, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
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