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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…
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…
Join Us in the BC Wildfire Relief Effort
BC forest fires help
The pictures of smoke filled skies and thousands evacuating the wildfires across British Columbia are heartbreaking. Relief is needed in communities throughout the province. We can all help. Our firm is supporting the Canadian Red Cross in British Columbia with a sizable donation to help provide immediate relief, comfort, and shelter to those impacted by…
2016 Slater Vecchio Trial Advocacy Award
UBC law school students
Every year since 2012, the Slater Vecchio LLP Trial Advocacy Entrance Award is presented to one deserving UBC law student. This year, we’re delighted to present the award to Charlotte Baigent. The full-tuition award recognizes individual academic excellence, leadership, and community service and is presented on the recommendation of the UBC Faculty of Law. Charlotte…
Protect Your Pet
A recent accident in Vancouver is a warning to all pet owners to secure their pets when riding in their car. In this unfortunate accident a 12 year old Jack Russell terrier “Radar” was sleeping in the passenger seat of her dog walker’s car.  The car was t-boned by another car and Radar died instantly when…
Top 10 Slater Vecchio Blog Posts of 2015
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10. Social media and personal injury claims A BC Judge shows how courts interpret social media posts that appear to contradict an injury claim. Read more... 9. White brain matter, depression and concussions Have you had a concussion or a mild traumatic brain injury? Do you suffer from symptoms of irritability, depression, and anxiety? A…
Lexis Practice Advisor Launch
lexis nexis
Slater Vecchio is honoured to have been selected by LexisNexis to contribute to the Lexis Practice Advisor Personal Injury Module. We are excited to share our experience in advancing the cases of persons who suffer personal injuries. Lexis Practice Advisor is a practical online resource designed to help practitioners and their teams to produce more…
Slater Vecchio Trial Advocacy Award
joseph doyle
Slater Vecchio and UBC Law are pleased to announce that Joseph Doyle is the 2015 recipient of the Slater Vecchio LLP Trial Advocacy Entrance Award. This award was presented on the recommendation of the UBC Faculty of Law. It recognizes academic excellence, leadership, and community service. Joseph is a BA graduate (Hons) from the University of British…
Slater Vecchio Voted a Top 10 Personal Injury Law Firm
Slater Vecchio top personal injury law firm Canada
Canadian Lawyer Magazine has selected Slater Vecchio as one of the top 10 personal injury boutique law firms in Canada -- the only personal injury lawyers in Vancouver and BC to receive this honour. Slater Vecchio's four partners -- Anthony Vecchio, Michael Slater, James Buckley, and James Richards -- have achieved some of the largest trial…