With housing costs on a “runaway trajectory,” it remains to be seen whether the province’s attempt to stabilize the market will be successful. This is an excerpt of an article that appeared on Lawyersdaily.ca. To read the complete story please click here. A summary can be found on advocatedaily.com.
The federal government’s National Housing Strategy may be ambitious, but it remains to be seen whether it will be successful. This is an excerpt of an article that appeared on Lawyersdaily.ca. To read the complete story please click here. A summary can be found on advocatedaily.com.
One of the oldest and most complex issues that arise when advising clients on succession planning is how to manage what is known as the “rule against perpetuities.” Should this rule be abolished? This is an excerpt of an article that appeared on AdvocateDaily.com. To read the complete story please click... read more →
Several Canadian cities have taken steps over the last year to try to regulate the proliferation of Airbnb rentals. Toronto’s new rules take effect July 1, 2018, while Vancouver’s updated bylaws will be in force April 1, 2018. This is an excerpt of an article that appeared on Lawyerdaily.ca. To read... read more →
With the holidays fast approaching, families are no doubt planning their festivities. Having multiple generations under one roof is cause for joyous celebration. But it’s also an excellent opportunity for families, specifically siblings and their aging parents, to come together and discuss the future. This is an excerpt of an... read more →
An advance directive conveys the health care wishes of an individual while they are still mentally capable of expressing them. Presuming the individual is, in fact, incapable, the wishes of the patient, when expressed, are paramount and generally binding when in opposition to the position of the medical practitioners (such as... read more →
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A recent Court of Appeal also necessary to point to specific facts that support this type of claim. Read on here http://www.advocatedaily.com/matthias-duensing-facts-required-to-support-claim-of-undue-influence.html
When you buy a home it is important that retain a lawyer assisting you in drafting an agreement of purchase and sale that protects your interests. Many agreements are drafted to the benefit of the seller(s). The following article written by Matthias Duensing illustrates why buyers should always consult a... read more →
It is possible to challenge an executor's claim for compensation even if the claim is for the standard percentage. Matthias Duensing explains how: http://www.advocatedaily.com/matthias-duensing-what-happens-when-a-trustees-claim-seems-excessive.html