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JOINT FAMILY VENTURE



British Columbia



In determining the existence of a joint family venture, courts can look to the existence of mutual effort, economic integration, actual intent of the parties, and whether and how they prioritized the family: [Kerr v. Baranow 2011 SCC 10 (S.C.C.)] at para. 89.

(Ostere v. Harding (2016), 2016 CarswellBC 1261, 2016 BCSC 819 (B.C. S.C.) at para. 74 Choi J.)

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