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Tripleshot Cross Fondo – October 20, 2019

October 17, 2019 Category Community, News

Horne Coupar LLP are proud sponsors of the 4th Tripleshot Cross Fondo event taking place on October 20, 2019. Here is a video taken at last year’s event:   For more details:  http://www.tripleshotcrossfondo.ca

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Congratulations to our Articling Student, Kendra Marks

September 5, 2019 Category News

Kendra was recently awarded a Founders Award in Law in Honour of Cox Gow Hutchison by the Victoria Bar Association. The scholarship is awarded to a graduating student who is articling in Victoria, and who has made an outstanding contribution to the educational experience of their fellow students, and has demonstrated a commitment to public […]

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Wills Variation Legislation allowing an independent adult child to vary a Will is found unconstitutional in Nova Scotia

August 29, 2019 Category Estate Litigation, Our Latest Insight

In Lawen Estate v Nova Scotia (Attorney General), the Supreme Court of Nova Scotia ruled that testamentary autonomy is protected under section 7 of the Charter of Rights and Freedoms (“the Charter”). Consequently, it found that sections 2(b) and 3(1) of the Testators’ Family Maintenance Act (“the TFMA”) violated section 7 of the Charter and […]

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Marine Biology and Gastronomy mash up – August 20, 2019

August 22, 2019 Category Community, News

On August 20, 2019 partners Fiona Hunter and Paula Bosenberg attended a fundraising event hosted by Ocean Wise and Eagle Wing Whale and Wildlife Watching Tours, “An IntiMate and Interactive Evening AT SEA” with Chef Ned Bell. Proceeds went towards raising awareness and funds for cetacean research in the Salish Sea and Ocean Wise’s new […]

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Congratulations to Fiona Hunter

August 22, 2019 Category Estate Planning, News

She has been selected by her peers as a 14th Edition “Lawyer of the Year” by Best Lawyers.com for her work in Trusts and Estates in Vancouver Island. For more information, please click here: https://www.bestlawyers.com/

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July 6, 2019 STEP Canada

July 4, 2019 Category News

Fiona Hunter will be speaking at a STEP Canada conference on the legal trend toward transparency and how that fits with the laws relating to privacy.  For more details regarding STEP, please visit this website: https://step.ca/

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Island Summer Games – June 21 – 23, 2019

June 13, 2019 Category News

Horne Coupar LLP are proud sponsors of the Island Summer Games taking place from June 21, to June 23, 2019 at Topaz Park.  For more information relating to the event, please visit the following website: https://www.islandsummergames.com/

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June 21, 2019 – CLEBC – Wills and Estate Planning course

June 13, 2019 Category Estate Planning, News

Partner Fiona Hunter will be speaking at the CLEBC wills and estate planning course on the topic of Trusts.

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Bike to Work Week Victoria

June 6, 2019 Category News

Check out the Horne Coupar LLP Bike to Work Week team photos! We were happy to participate in the 25th anniversary of Bike to Work Week in Victoria.  For more information regarding this event, please click here: https://www.biketowork.ca/victoria/btww-2019

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Brain Tumour Foundation Walk – May 27th, 2019 at UVIC

May 30, 2019 Category Community, News

On May 27th, 2019, Horne Coupar LLP were proud sponsors of the team “Gnome More Cancer” walk which took place at UVIC.  Here is a photo of team leader Deborah Macneill giving a speech at the event: For more information relating to this event, please visit the following website: http://www.braintumourevents.ca/site/TR/SpringSprint/General?team_id=5964&pg=team&fr_id=1529

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