December 11, 2013
The BC Supreme Court, New Westminster Registry, awarded punitive damages to a patron of a pub who was beaten by the pub’s bouncer and other individuals.
The incident took place after the Plaintiff was physically removed from the pub when he attempted to enter with a concealed beer in his cargo shorts. He was then “seriously beaten” by the defendant bouncer and other individuals. The Plaintiff suffered various injuries following...
December 04, 2013
Burnaby, BC, December 3, 2013 – Hub International Limited, a leading global insurance brokerage, is pleased to announce that Tina Osen, Chief Executive Officer, Hub International Insurance Brokers, Greater Vancouver operations, has been named to the list of the Women's Executive Network’s (WXN) 2013 Canada's Most Powerful Women: Top 100 Awards.
The awards will be presented Wednesday, December 4th at the Sheraton Centre Toronto during the Women’s...
October 10, 2013
On October 20th, the B.C. Hospitality Foundation will host Skills and Spills at the Hellenic Cultural Centre. The event is intended to raise funds for injured hospitality workers and extend awareness of the organization’s work.
The BCHF, which started in 2006, provides post-secondary education scholarships as well as financial support for ill or injured hospitality workers. To date, they have supplied $250,000 to 42 workers in need.
June 28, 2013
Specialty legal expense insurer DAS Canada has just launched a unique contest that will provide five individuals legal representation to pursue their day in court. According to DAS Canada, the average cost of one hour of a lawyer's time can be $360, leaving justice unaffordable for a number of Canadians.
With small businesses and individuals running into unexpected legal situations every day, the "DAS Day in Court" promises to give five...
June 20, 2013
Restaurateurs are upset at what they believe is the British Columbia Liquor Control and Licensing Branch’s (BCLCLB) heavy-handed approach to eliminating underage drinking. Under the initiative, the BCLCLB issues $7,500 fines when employed minors are sent in to establishments and successfully order alcohol without being asked for identification. Individual servers in restaurants are also fined $575 each time they’re caught selling alcohol to a...
May 23, 2013
New Location. Same Commitment.
As of June 1st, 2013, HUB International HOSPITALITY and other specialty practices of HUB International Insurance Brokers will be together under one roof at our new central location in Burnaby. We are excited to be moving into a new LEED Gold Certified office building at Willingdon Park:
400-4350 Still Creek Drive, Burnaby, BC V5C 0G5
You can count on the same service and expertise delivered by the same dedicated...