November 17th, 2008

Bacchus Corporate and Securities Law participated as exhibitors and speakers in Sustainability 2008 Canada’s Green Investment Conference, which took place at the Vancouver Convention & Exhibition Centre on October 24 and 25, 2008. Sustainability 2008 is the first major Canadian investment conference focused exclusively on the Green Tech sector prospects. The list of participants and speakers included leading Clean Tech organizations in such sectors as alternative energy, green construction, clean transportation, recycling, carbon capture and air purification.

35 speakers presented at the event on opportunities in clean technologies, regulatory drivers, and Canada’s international Clean Tech profile. Robert Galletti, Associate was one of the speakers at the conference. Robert Galletti was speaking on the topic of Capital Raising and Tax Incentives for Emerging Businesses in Canada. Robert provided an overview of British Columbia securities law and the recent legislative changes that can significantly impact companies’ capital raising strategies. With respect to federal and provincial SR&ED (Scientific Research and Experimental Development) tax incentive program Robert highlighted major advantages it presents to Clean Tech businesses and delineated eligibility criteria of the program.