Author Archives: Tiffany Stokes

About Tiffany Stokes

Tiffany Stokes, B.A. (Summa Cum Laude), J.D., graduated from the University of Alberta Faculty of Law in 2012. Tiffany has volunteered at Edmonton Community Legal Centre since 2009. She has an overall interest in access to justice, with a particular focus in the areas of immigration and family law. Tiffany is currently completing her articles with Edmonton Community Legal Centre and Gordon Zwaenepoel in Edmonton.

Navigating the RTDRS: What lawyers and advocates should know

The Residential Tenancy Dispute Resolution Service (RTDRS) is a tribunal designed to provide a specialized, informal, and quick resolution process for residential tenancies disputes.  As many lawyers do not regularly practice in the area of residential tenancies law, the RTDRS … Continue reading

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Class Action Certified and Other TFW News

On March 5, 2012, the British Columbia Supreme Court certified a class action lawsuit involving current and former temporary foreign workers for Denny’s Restaurants in the case of  Dominguez v. Northland Properties Corporation, 2012 BCSC 328 (CanLII). There are approximately … Continue reading

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