Constructive Dismissal Revisited

February 21st, 2017 by FH&P Lawyers

While employers have a general right to manage the workplace, they do not have a general right to unilaterally alter important terms in the employment contract. A constructive dismissal arises where…

Employment Agreement Pitfalls

February 14th, 2017 by FH&P Lawyers

Written employment agreements can benefit both employers and employees. They provide clarity about each party’s entitlements and obligations. Perhaps because of this, written employment agreements…

(AUDIO) Colin Edstrom Discusses Employment Discrimination

February 7th, 2017 by FH&P Lawyers

Colin Edstrom Discusses Employment Discrimination with AM1150.

When a Company is an Employee - Court Outlines Modern Approach to Employment Releationship

February 3rd, 2017 by FH&P Lawyers

The modern workplace is changing and with it the court’s notion of who is an independent contractor and who is an employee. The consequence of this evolution in understanding can have significant…

(AUDIO) Colin Flannigan Discusses Estate Planning, Advanced Care Planning and Physician Assisted Suicide

January 31st, 2017 by Colin Flannigan

Colin Flannigan Discusses Estate Planning, Advanced Care Planning and Physician Assisted Suicide with AM1150.

First Time Home Buyers Presentation - January 11, 2017

January 9th, 2017 by FH&P Lawyers

Our Clay Williams will be part of a presentation for First Time Home Buyers at the Re/Max offices at 1 – 100 1553 Harvey Ave. Kelowna, B.C. on January 11, 2017 at 6:30 to 8:00 p.m.

(AUDIO) Colin Flannigan Discusses Executor Obligations & Wills

January 3rd, 2017 by Colin Flannigan

(AUDIO) Colin Flannigan Discusses Executor Obligations & Wills with AM1150.

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From meditation to mediation: How Kristin Greenough maintains a balance of Yoga and the law

As far as settings go, a lawyer’s office and a yoga studio seem oxymoronic, an unspoken rule forbidding one from entering the space of the other. FH&P’s Kristin Greenough, however, refutes this misconception, instead using her yoga practice to help her on her day-to-day career.

Dad cut me out of the will — what are my options?

Dealing with the passing of a family member, especially a parent, is a painful and emotional process. What can make this process even more difficult is finding out that you were not included in their Will, and therefore are not able to collect any inheritance, property or keepsakes.

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