Now seems like a good time to look at government sources of information regarding the upcoming winter Olympics.  There is an impressive array of information freely available on the web from government sites: reports, contracts, statistics, financial accounts, media releases etc.

2010 Winter Games Secretariat:  From the BC government this site is a rich source of BC Government press releases, reports, business plans/budgets and contribution agreements between government(s) and venue providers!

  • Hover over about us to click on the reports and publications link – which will bring up contribution agreements as well as reports

    • Note, reports include Pricewaterhouse Coopers reports on the expected economic and social benefits of hosting the games
    Latest news releases are available on the homepage or you can take a look at the entire archive of releases here.

Vanoc’s site also has some interesting reports:

Canada2010 is the federal government’s Olympics website.  You can find:

You can also check out the media room on the city of Vancouver site – with links to news releases and quick facts/backgrounders

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Michael Byers, Who Owns the Arctic?: Understanding Sovereignty Disputes in the North (Vancouver: Douglas & McIntyre, 2009).

HD62.6 .M358 2009
Vic Murray, ed., The Management of Nonprofit and Charitable Organizations in Canada, 2d ed. (Markham: LexisNexis Canada, 2009).

K52.L37 F45 2009 (LC)
Aaron X. Fellmeth & Maurice Horwitz, Guide to Latin in International Law (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2009).

K1420.5 .P376 2009 (LC)
William Patry, Moral Panics and the Copyright Wars (Oxford: Oxford University Press, [2009]).

K3165 .R86 2009 (LC)
Jeffrey L. Dunoff & Joel P. Trachtman, eds., Ruling the World? Constitutionalism, International Law, and Global Governance (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2009).

K4475 .S34 2009 (LC)
Tonny Schenk-Geers, International Exchange of Information and the Protection of Taxpayers (Austin: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business, 2009).

KD2460 .C48 2009 (LC)
J.C.T. Chuah, Law of International Trade: Cross-Border Commercial Transactions, 4th ed. (London: Sweet & Maxwell, 2009).

KD7632 .J83 2009 (LC)
Louis Blom-Cooper, Brice Dickson & Gavin Drewry, eds., The Judicial House of Lords, 1876-2009 (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2009).

KE900 .M35 2009 (LC)
Kevin McGuinness & Stephen Bauld, Municipal Procurement, 2d ed. (Markham: LexisNexis, 2009).

KE1485 .S54 2009 (LC)
E. Patrick Shea, BIA, CCAA & WEPPA: A Guide to the New Bankruptcy & Insolvency Regime (Markham: LexisNexis, 2009).

KE3619 .E587 2009 (LC)
Allan Greenbaum, Ron Puschuk & Alex Wellington, eds., Canadian Issues in Environmental Law and Policy (Concord: Captus Press, 2009).

KE4765 R38 2009 (LC)
Ed Ratushny, The Conduct of Public Inquiries: Law, Policy, and Practice (Toronto: Irwin Law, 2009).

KE7704 2009 (LC)
Paul Salembier, et al., Modern First Nations Legislation Annotated, 2010 ed. (Markham: LexisNexis Canada, 2009).

KE8440.Z82 D44 2009 (LC)
Ronald J. Delisle & Lisa Dufraimont, Canadian Evidence Law in a Nutshell, 3d ed. (Toronto: Carswell, 2009).

KE9445.A323 T88 2009 (LC)
Lee Tustin & Robert E. Lutes, A Guide to the Youth Criminal Justice Act (Toronto: LexisNexis Canada, 2009).

KJE7285 .B74 2009 (LC)
Robert F. van Brederode, Systems of General Sales Taxation: Theory Policy and Practice (Austin: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business, 2009).

KU2790 .T385 2009 (LC)
John G. Head & Richard Krever, eds., Tax Reform in the 21st Century: A Volume in Memory of Richard Musgrave (Austin: Wolter Kluwer Law & Business, 2009).

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