Blog - Slater Vecchio
September.21.2020
Dear 2020, we forgive you.
Man contemplates the impact of 2020
Flashback to January of this year and we see a world where climate change was on the tip of everyone's tongue. Australia was burning down at a historic rate. Firefighters were dispatched from all over the world to curb the spread, but nobody could stop what was in motion. Pictures of these heroic men and…
September.14.2020
Vancouver’s implementation of new 24/7 school zones sparks public debate
Every year around 72 children are injured in school zones by motorized vehicles in B.C., and the city of Vancouver has finally said enough.  City bylaws will soon be in place to ensure the speed limit in school and playground zones never exceed 30 kilometers per hour at any point in time. Currently, the 30…
August.24.2020
COVID-19 Business Loss Claims are being denied by insurance companies. Have you been affected?
Out of Business
75% of small businesses have seen significant negative impacts on their businesses due to COVID-19.  Many business owners bought business interruption insurance coverage, which is meant to protect companies from the loss of income resulting from unexpected events. In times like of uncertainty, you may rely on this coverage to stay afloat and keep your…
August.29.2019
Car Accident Checklist
Car Accident Check List
What to do if you are in a car accident in B.C. In a split second, your average commute could take a drastic turn if you are involved in a car accident. At Slater Vecchio we want you to be well equipped to handle this situation calmly and effectively. The time immediately following an accident…
May.31.2018
Sun’s Out, Bikes Out!
The sun is finally shining in Vancouver and the bikes are out in full force. Before you pedal off, it’s a good idea to brush up on your basic safety tips in order to keep yourself out of harm’s way: Plan ahead Plan your route and be sure to choose the safest way of getting…
May.28.2018
Slater Vecchio LLP Announces New Partners
[VANCOUVER, BC May 28, 2018—] Slater Vecchio is very pleased to announce that associates Aimee King, Nicole Kelly, and Saro Turner have become Partners of the Firm. Aimee, Saro, and Nicole have all spent the entirety of their legal careers with Slater Vecchio. Each of our new partners has exceptional abilities that have brought them to…
May.8.2018
Home Security: Renter Edition
Are you one of the nearly 50% of all British Columbians that rent a unit in a multi-person housing complex? Here are some key things to keep in mind before and after signing your lease:   Before signing a lease   Research local crime You’ve finally found it, your dream apartment. Everything about its interior…
April.24.2018
Mountain Bike Safety – Know Your Limits
Vancouver’s North Shore Mountains are a mountain biker’s paradise. Mountain biking is a thrilling sport but also one of the most dangerous. Here are five mountain bike rules to reduce your risk while riding the trails.   Wear a helmet. When it comes to mountain bike safety, this is the number one rule.  Make sure…