Who's getting sued: July 26, 2021

These corporate claims were filed with the BC Supreme Court registry in Vancouver. Information is derived from notices of civil claim. Civil claims have not been tested or proven in court.

These corporate claims were filed with the BC Supreme Court registry in Vancouver. Information is derived from notices of civil claim. Civil claims have not been tested or proven in court.  

Defendant

1Five2 Tech Solutions Ltd.

Plaintiff

Alchemy Technologies Ltd.

Claim

$257,642 for app development services.

 

Defendant

Vixxo Canada Inc.

Plaintiff

Firstonsite Restoration Ltd.

Claim

$226,687 for restoration services.

 

Defendants

Kenkeknem Manufacturing Inc. and Adrian Van de Mosselaer

Plaintiff

Royal Bank of Canada

Claim

$79,071 for debt.

 

Defendant

PD Plumbing and Heating Ltd.

Plaintiff

Wolseley Canada Inc.

Claim

$53,096 for plumbing products.

 

Defendants

Amrit Grocers Ltd. and Sahib Singh Sandhu

Plaintiff

Business Development Bank of Canada

Claim

$49,032 for debt.

 

Defendants

Stephen Brown and Appreciated Media Holdings Inc.

Plaintiff

Amex Bank of Canada

Claim

$44,333 for debt.

 

Defendant

The Owners, Strata Plan VR 44

Plaintiff

Miura Property Services

Claim

$38,740 for water piping upgrade work; a builder’s lien.

 

Defendants

MBD Trucking Ltd. and Doe

Plaintiff

British Columbia Hydro and Power Authority

Claim

$37,489 for property damage caused by defendants during excavation work.

 

Defendants

Westbank Projects Corp. and Quadreal Property Group LP by its general partner Quadreal Property Group G.P. Inc. and 7503059 Canada Inc.

Plaintiff

Leo Wertman Residences Ltd.

Claim

Damages for construction nuisance and trespass arising from defendants’ construction and demolition work near plaintiff’s building, causing noise, vibrations, while dust accumulates and hampers the ability to find renters for the building’s south side.

 

Defendants

Bold Construction Ltd. and Bold Properties Ltd.

Plaintiff

1122205 B.C. Ltd.

Claim

Damages related to construction deficiencies.

 

Defendant

Acorp Industries Inc.

Plaintiff

Altac Services Inc.

Claim

Damages for breach of contract related to deficient plumbing installation work.

 

Defendants

Aviteck Aviation Ltd. and Thomas Schaff and Trudy Grace Norton aka Trudy Schaff

Plaintiff

Helo Investments Ltd.

Claim

Damages for breach of contract arising from defendants’ failure to complete restoration and repair work on a helicopter.

 

Defendant

Photon Control Inc.

Plaintiff

Xin Yuan Zhang

Claim

Damages for breach of contract for defendant’s wrongful refusal to honour plaintiff’s stock options, falsely claiming a blackout period in the lead-up to a merger deal.

 

Defendants

Christopher Couch Inc. and Christopher Couch

Plaintiff

Imperial Finishing Ltd.

Claim

Damages for professional negligence arising from defendants wrongly advising plaintiff that it wasn’t required to collect PST on its sales, leading to a costly reassessment.

 

Defendants

Chartwell Asset Management Inc. and Quadrus Investment Services Ltd. and Gregory Cameron and Matthew Cameron and Blair Trenholme

Plaintiffs

Simon Vortel and Simona Vortel and Jerry Vortel

Claim

Damages for misrepresentation and breach of fiduciary duty arising from investment losses caused by defendants putting plaintiffs’ money into a fund that invested in life insurance policies purchased through a company that was later accused of fraud by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

 

Defendants

Iberdrola Energy Projects Canada Corp. and Doe

Plaintiff

Fort St. James Green Energy LP

Claim

Damages for breach of contract and breach of warranty arising from the failure of surge capacitors in a power plant supplied by defendant.

 

Defendant

Quadra Utility Locating Ltd.

Plaintiff

Focus Communications Inc.

Claim

Damages for professional negligence arising from defendants’ failure to locate and mark utility crossings before drilling work, causing workers to strike a water main in North Vancouver, a gas main in West Vancouver, and street light infrastructure.

 

Defendant

273 Lonsdale Properties Ltd.

Plaintiff

Tipo Foods Inc.

Claim

Damages for breach of lease arising from defendant’s failure to complete renovation work that delayed plaintiff’s opening.

 

Defendants

Breadbox Bakery Ltd. and Vahid Tabrizi

Plaintiff

Leila Soltanian

Claim

Declaratory relief for the return of a $50,000 deposit made towards the purchase of a bakery.

 

Defendant

KPMG LLP

Plaintiff

Chartek Consultants Ltd.

Claim

Damages for professional negligence arising from tax penalties assessed against plaintiff by the IRS due to defendant’s erroneous advice that it didn’t have to file a U.S. tax return.

 

Defendants

City of Prince Rupert and Odd Eidsvik Ltd. and Nancy Eidsvik Consulting Ltd.

Plaintiff

Key Port Holdings Ltd.

Claim

Damages arising from a rock-slide caused by water discharge and defendants’ blasting and excavation work

 

Defendant

Phoenix Perennials and Specialty Plants Ltd.

Plaintiff

Regional Animal Protection Society fka Richmond Animal Protection Society

Claim

Damages for unjust enrichment arising from defendant’s failure to pay more than $66,000 in electrical and water costs on a leased property shared by plaintiff.

 

Defendants

Koninklijke Philips N.V. and Philips Electronics Ltd. and Philips Canada Ltd. and Respironics Inc.

Plaintiff

John Morel

Claim

Class action for damages for negligence and failure to warn of defects in defendants’ respiratory sleep devices that contain a sound abatement foam that can break down and cause users to inhale toxic and carcinogenic particles