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May 4th, 2021 - Divorce & Family Law

Dr. Dre and the validity of a prenup
In our previous blog post, we discussed the importance of having a prenuptial agreement if you have assets you want to protect prior to entering a committed relationship. Here’s a little something in regards to prenups, based on current events. Case in...
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May 4th, 2021 - Divorce & Family Law

The benefits of having a prenuptial agreement
This may be a sensitive and cliché topic, but it’s a topic most people don’t even dream of having, but they should. Especially if you enter into a relationship or marriage with your own assets you want to protect. In...
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April 29th, 2021 - Civil Law, Corporate Law

Understanding what a Unanimous Shareholder Agreement is
The way in which Corporations are structured can be tricky, especially if there are a handful of Shareholders. But it doesn’t have to be and today, our Corporate/Civil legal team breaks down what it means to have a Unanimous Shareholder...
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April 8th, 2021 - Divorce & Family Law

When separated parents disagree about the COVID-19 Vaccine
It’s been almost 5 months since Health Canada approved the Pfizer vaccine and the Moderna Therapeutics vaccine for adults. While most Canadians were elated by the vaccines’ approval, others remained skeptical. This sad reality will no doubt have a divisive...
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April 8th, 2021 - Divorce & Family Law

The difference between Partner & Spousal Support and how to know if you’re eligible to receive support.
In Alberta, a married person is eligible to receive spousal support from their spouse under the Divorce Act. Support for unmarried couples is governed by the Family Law Act and the Adult Interdependent Relationships Act. In those cases, support is referred to as Partner Support....
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