Preparing For Your First Meeting With A Canadian Commercial Estate Lawyer

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After hiring a competent lawyer to oversee your real estate legal issue, you will organize your first meeting. It is crucial to prepare adequately for this meeting to avoid wasting time and also speed up the settlement of the matter. Below is a guideline that will help you during your preparations. Gathering information During your first meeting, the commercial estate lawyer will ask for all the information pertaining to your business.

3 May 2016

Four Things You Must Do To Avoid Personal Injury Lawsuits As A Homeowner

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In today's lawsuit-happy society, it's important to take safeguards to protect yourself from legal liability. This is especially true around your home — your most expensive asset. Here are four things that every homeowner must do to protect themselves from liability in a personal injury lawsuit. Keep Your Dog On a Leash You are responsible for keeping your dog under control at all times. If it bites someone, you will be held responsible for paying their medical bills in a personal injury claim, and animal control may also be called.

8 February 2016

Is It Illegal To Live In Your Leased/Rented Business Space?

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In the first season of the show Better Call Saul, the main character is attorney Jimmy McGill, and he rents an office inside the building but behind the beauty salon. He also lives there secretly and it was quite humorous to see him hurriedly transform his space from a office into very makeshift sleeping quarters and vice a versa.              Can you get away with this sort of thing in real life?

25 September 2015

Brought Your Car From The US Into Canada? Here's What You'll Need To Bring To Have It Registered

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If you have recently moved from the United States into Canada—either permanently or only for a little while—you might have chosen to bring your car into the country rather than purchasing a new one upon your arrival. In many cases, this is not a problem at all, although you might have had to go through a little bit of trouble at the border in order to bring it in. In order to operate the vehicle legally in Canada, however, you will need to have it registered to your name and your current Canadian address.

1 September 2015

Debt Consolidation As A Freelancer

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Freelancing can be a rewarding and challenging career, but it can also be filled with pitfalls you might not think of. For example, if you are drowning debt, it can definitely be much harder to settle that debt with a creditor than if you had a brick-and-mortar job. However, it is possible to get a debt consolidation loan as a freelancer if you are prepared to work for it. Consolidate All Credit Cards into a Low-Interest Card

10 August 2015

4 Benefits To Hiring A Divorce Lawyer

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No one likes to think, talk about, or go through the process of divorce. If you feel that your marriage is at the point where a divorce is necessary, it may be worthwhile for you to hire a divorce lawyer. He or she can help make the experience less stressful and can guide you through all legal choices. Take a look at the following information to better understand the benefits to hiring a divorce lawyer.

21 July 2015

Four Reasons Your Small Business Should Hire A Lawyer On Retainer

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If you have a small business, you might be clueless when it comes to needing an attorney and possible legal troubles you could face down the line. If you have just started your business, you might not think that you need a general practice attorney, such as the Binsky Whittle lawyers in Mississauga, on retainer. Here are four reasons why every small business should think about hiring a lawyer to be in their corner through thick and thin.

2 July 2015