Our last article shed light on the importance of obtaining a judgment in order to prevent child “abduction” by the other parent, following a separation. Not only is this important to secure custody and travel rights, but it is also determines the [ … ]
As of October 17, 2018, in Canada, it is no longer a criminal offence for adults to possess small amounts of cannabis (marijuana) (30 grams or less) for personal, recreational use. This does not mean, however, that it is now “open season.” Many [ … ]
In Quebec, there are four (4) types of adoptions: a) Local adoption; b) Adoption of at-risk children who have been placed in foster care by the Director of Youth Protection; c) International adoption; d) Adoption by special consent. [ … ]
Boo! This Halloween, it may be a scary thing to try to collect money you’re owed, when you only made verbal agreement.
It is, unfortunately, more and more common for a parent to be the one to abduct their child from the other parent. Once separated, or even prior to separation if you foresee that one is imminent, it is important for you to follow these steps, in [ … ]
With the imminent legalization of cannabis for personal, recreational use, which is scheduled for October 17, 2018, employers operating a business subject to the laws of Quebec should, in our opinion, be very interested even before that date, in [ … ]
Property owners often spend substantial sums of money to insure their real-estate investments and we would like to address the concepts of reconstruction value and depreciated value which are, more often than not, very important issues in insurance [ … ]
Monica and Robert have been taking care of their granddaughter since she was born. She is now 4 years old. Monica and Robert are the maternal grandparents of the minor child. The minor child has an undeclared father on the birth certificate. The [ … ]
Currently, terms like “block chain,” “artificial intelligence,” and “cryptocurrencies” are all major buzzwords. These terms are being utilized at a maximum capacity and are integrated in a wide array of domains from articles to niche degrees. Clearly [ … ]
In a previous article, we examined the dynamic between the Plaintiff and the Defendant regarding the onus in demonstrating the existence of latent defects. This article considers the duty of a buyer, who is notified of a potential problem, by his [ … ]
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