The Advantages Of Incorporating Your Business

Many individuals will ask attorneys, financial advisors, as well as personal connections the same question, “Should I incorporate?” The truth is, there is no definitive “yes” or “no” answer. It [...]

Joint Tenancy: A Real Estate Planning Tool

Joint tenancy is a commonly used strategy that helps individuals improve their estate management processes. Joint tendency refers to a property that is owned by more than one person. The right of [...]

The Importance Of Your Will

A will can be a difficult thing to think about. Though, these documents are vital in helping carry out your final wishes and future plans. Without a will, provincial legislation can lead to [...]

A Permanent Canadian Resident vs. A Canadian Citizen

When someone immigrates to Canada they can apply to become a permanent resident. When citizenship is later attained, the residency dissolves. As well, residency can be lost for several other [...]

What Is Legal Separation?

Separation is not the same as divorce. In British Columbia, separation is not a legal matter. Divorce is a legal process where two partners detach their assets, fiancés, and lives. There are [...]

When Law Enforcement Can Delay Access To Counsel

The right to counsel refers to an accused or a defendant’s right to a selected or government provided lawyer.  This right is often seen as a constituent of the right to a fair trial. Though, law [...]

11 Hurdles A Criminal Record Creates

Criminal records are documented lists of an individual’s criminal activity. When an individual has a criminal record it can create issues with traveling, employment and much more. A criminal [...]

Past Marijuana Use And US Entry Bans

If you have ever been convicted of marijuana possession, you may already know that you need a waiver to enter the United States. Possession charges are a criminal offence that have historically [...]