Cycling on the Streets of Kelowna

June 16th, 2016 by Gillian M. Dougans

Can cars and bikes share the road? Yes! But it requires an effort on both parts.

Social Media and your Personal Injury Claim

December 17th, 2015 by FH&P Lawyers

In a world interwoven with social media, insurance companies are increasingly using social media accounts to decrease the value of a personal injury claim. Being aware of how insurance companies will…

Strata and Owner Insurance Issues

July 16th, 2015 by Dan Shea

So you live in a strata, and your upstairs neighbor installed that new dishwasher he was showing you last week. As luck would have it, he’s not the handyman he thought he was, and your suite, and the…

Strata Insurance and You

July 12th, 2015 by Dan Shea

Your neighbour, a nice and relatively handy guy, proudly shows you the new dishwasher he picked up on the weekend. He’s going to install it himself – how hard can it be?

“I was really hurt in that accident” – “This video shows otherwise”

February 12th, 2015 by FH&P Lawyers

ICBC has come out with their top exaggerated and fraudulent claims of 2014. Suffice it to say, it is not wise to try and pull a fast one on ICBC especially when your story has absolutely no credence!

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Wind Up Your Family Trust; is now the perfect time?

New income tax rules have been introduced that will mean more onerous reporting requirements for Family Trusts in 2021. The government feels that there has been a lack of transparency and reporting in the administration of trusts, and are now requiring mandatory reporting on the details of these trust and the people involved in them.

Protecting Company Data from Cyber Criminals

COVID-19 has forced many businesses to have their employees work remotely. Most employers were not prepared for such dramatic changes to daily business operations and have adopted to the crisis situation on the fly.

What to Do When All Else Fails – Small Business Guide to COVID-19

We are realistically only one month into the shutdown due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and already businesses are starting to feel a serious pinch. This is a serious concern not only for the small businesses, but for all of us in Kelowna. Small businesses are the pillars in our community – they’re the sponsors at our charity events, they pay the salaries of thousands of Kelowna citizens, and their profits remain local, spent at local businesses. We ALL have an interest in keeping local businesses alive.