Bloomberg News interviews Barry Appleton about the negative effects of BC’s foreign purchaser penalty.
Managing Partner Barry Appleton quoted in The Economist about the commercial uncertainty arising from British Columbia’s discriminatory residential real estate surcharge paid by foreigners.
Canada’s Business News Network interviews Barry Appleton about commercial uncertainty and Free Trade Agreement violations arising from BC’s foreigner-only 15% residential real estate buyer’s tax.
Barry Appleton issues Op-Ed in the Financial Post raising concerns about how BC’s anti-foreign purchaser property penalty tax violates international trade agreements like the NAFTA.
The inaugural meeting of the Investment Treaty Working Group takes place in conjunction with the American Bar Association’s Americas Forum.
Barry Appleton presents on the challenges of diplomatic protection and investor-state treaty-based disputes at the American Bar Association’s 2016 Americas Forum in Miami, Florida at a panel moderated by the US State Department’s Investment Claims Chief, Patrick W. Pearsall.