Jeff Waatainen, a senior forestry lawyer with DLA Piper LLP in Vancouver, will act as Quickscribe’s expert annotator in the area of Forestry law. Jeff has worked with Quickscribe in the past and has provided valuable commentary on forestry legislative changes via the Quickscribe Forestry Law Reporter. Jeff has a wealth of experience regarding regulatory and commercial law in the B.C. forest industry. He has appeared before administrative tribunals that govern the industry, and worked on major commercial transactions within the industry. Jeff will be contributing annotations to key forestry laws within the new Quickscribe Online legislation service.
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