Summer 2006 Volume 15 Number 2

Summer 2006 Volume 15 Number 2


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FEATURES

PRESIDENT
Working Together to Give Back
Chris Dupuis

KEYNOTE
Summer Potpourri
Val Wilson

Meet the Notary Foundation of BC
Leta Best

Law Foundation of British Columbia
Wayne Robertson

Real Estate Foundation: Change or Transition?
Tim Pringle

Spring Seminar April 8 and 9, 2006

Congratulations New BC Notaries! May 4, 2006

Notaries’ Pledge to the Society

Address to the New Notaries from Chris Dupuis, President of The Society

On Behalf of the Graduating Class of BC Notaries Public of 2006
David Watts

Lawyer Mary-Jane Wilson Enjoys Instructing Notary Students

PROFILE OF A BC NOTARY: NORTH VANCOUVER
Gulshan Mitha Receives Satisfaction from Giving Back to Her Community

BC NOTARIES: WHERE ARE THEY NOW?

John Bruce, FCII, FIIC, RI(BC) Now Has Time for Golf and Music!

PRIVATE RECIPE
Rosario’s Luscious Rum Cake

Doug Parton Beefs Up His Donation
Jennifer Turin

Spotlight on Good Works:
The Law-Related ESL Program at the People’s Law School


Notary Foundation Creates Awards for Kwantlen Students

Prospera Partners with the Notary Foundation to Benefit the People of British Columbia

THE MIX

The Right Stuff: Ladysmith Notary Joan Phillips

LEISURE
Recommended Summer Reading

Editor’s

Advertising Opportunity!

Letters

WILLS & ESTATES
Dysfunctional Families
Trevor Todd and Judith Milliken QC

STRATA MANAGEMENT
Increased Regulation of Strata Management Services under the Real Estate Services Act
Matthew Fischer

APPOINTMENT
Charles Northrup is New Chair of the Real Estate Foundation

ANNOUNCEMENT
Real Estate Institute of British Columbia Elects New Executive

APPOINTMENT
Real Estate Institute of British Columbia Appoints New Executive Officer

INSURANCE
Old Native Leases Turning Carriers Off
Stan Sauerwein

PHILANTHROPIC NEWS
Federal Budget Eliminates Capital Gains Tax on Gifts of Securities
Sara Neely and Elizabeth Moxham

TAXES
Home Office = Tax Savings
Kathryn Edwards

GST
Important GST Details, Effective July 1, 2006
Darren Taylor

FORUM ON HOUSING
Affordable Housing in Vancouver
Tony DuMoulin

LIFESTYLE
Our Busy Business of Ferrets
Crystal Hartnell

INVESTING

Where’s the Price of Gold Going?
Ryan Sharp

TECHNOLOGY
Two Tin Cans and a String: Voiceover IP
Timothy Perrin

HONOURS AND EVENTS
People

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