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  • What is a Power of Attorney?July 16, 2018

    A Power of Attorney is a legal document in which you appoint an “Attorney” who can exercise certain authority on your behalf. For example, you might sign a Power of Attorney authorizing someone to sign an agreement on your behalf because you are out of the country when it needs to be signed. It is i … Read more »

  • Shareholder AgreementJuly 9, 2018

    A business run by multiple partners through a corporation in which you are all shareholders should have a shareholder’s agreement. Yes, even if you are all friends or family. In fact, it is perhaps even more important in that case! Business ventures sometimes fail and even the closest of friends can … Read more »

  • Duties of the Estate ExecutorJuly 3, 2018

    The Executor of an estate is appointed under the Will to “Administer” the estate. Some of the responsibilities of the Executor during the administration of the estate include: Making funeral/memorial service arrangements and disposition of the deceased’s remains Finding out the names and addresses o … Read more »

  • Why Should My Contracts Be in Writing?June 25, 2018

    Verbal contracts are technically enforceable. You can go to court and obtain a judgement against someone who doesn’t respect a verbal agreement. So why bother getting it in writing? Here are a couple of basic reasons why everyone should use a written agreement instead of relying on a verbal agreemen … Read more »

  • Do I Have to Go to Court to Get a Divorce?June 18, 2018

    The good news is that in some cases, you can get divorced in Nova Scotia without ever setting foot in a court house. As long as you have an agreement on the terms of your divorce you can get a “paperwork-only divorce.” And it is not as expensive as you may think.The biggest challenge with getting di … Read more »