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Update On Canada Travel Restrictions
Update On Canada Travel Restrictions

January 29, 2021 The Government of Canada announced new rules on international travel, due to COVID-19.

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Temporary Workers And Students Given Until August
Temporary Workers And Students Given Until August

January 28, 2021 IRCC has extended the policy for temporary workers and students to restore their status until August 2021

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Temporary Workers During Covid-19
Temporary Workers During Covid-19

September 21, 2020 Migrant groups are gathering to protest 'status for all.' There seems to be a lack of information regarding rights

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Protecting Company Data From Cyber Criminals
Protecting Company Data From Cyber Criminals

May 08, 2020 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.

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Remote Mediation
Remote Mediation

April 01, 2020 A mediation is a negotiation that is assisted by a mediator. Mediators do not make decisions but they help the parties negotiate by facilitating the discussion in joint sessions and by meeting with the parties separately to review risk and opportunities for resolution.

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What To Do When The Courts Are Closed&#63
What To Do When The Courts Are Closed?

April 01, 2020 On March 18, 2020 the Supreme Court of British Columbia announced the suspension of regular operations at all courthouses in BC. This unprecedented move underscored a commitment to the health and safety of all British Columbians.

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Commercial Leasing For Tenants During Covid-19
Commercial Leasing For Tenants During Covid-19

March 27, 2020 For most business owners, entering into and abiding by a commercial lease is a standard part of running a business. Most business owners have seen their businesses through ups and downs, times of boom and times of bust - these are simply part of running a business.

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Parenting Time During The Covid-19 Pandemic
Parenting Time During The Covid-19 Pandemic

March 26, 2020 If you have kids and you are separated or divorced from the other parent of those kids, there is a good chance you have an Agreement of a Court Order outlining how you and that other parent share time.

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Rent & Covid-19
Rent & Covid-19

March 26, 2020 With the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Federal and Provincial Governments are urging Canadians to stay home and practice social distancing.

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At FH&P Lawyers we are proud and passionate members of the Okanagan serving and contributing meaningfully to the community in which we live, work & play. As a Firm, we aim to add value to our employees, and the local community, through our involvement with community and charity groups, corporate sponsorship, time investment of our people on Boards and Committees; and through participation at various “Community Days”.

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Fundraising For Ukraine

April 12, 2022 Recently the staff of FH&P held a fundraiser within the office to help support Ukraine during this time of war

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Pumpkin Carving Makes a Difference
Pumpkin Carving Makes a Difference

December 17, 2021 The FH&P contest directly helps a family staying at JoeAnna's House in Kelowna for 22 days with their son

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Second Annual Gingerbread House Contest
Second Annual Gingerbread House Contest

December 08, 2021 Create your gingerbread house, upload a photo of it to Facebook or Instagram and you could win BIG!

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Season Of Giving Calendar
Season Of Giving Calendar

November 19, 2021 An incredible fundraiser in Kelowna with donations benefiting the KGH's Neonatal Intensive Care Unit.

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Our lawyers lend their expertise and knowledge in the blog posts below. They will keep you up to date and informed on the latest news and information centered around legal matters close to home and across the country.

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A Discussion on Interest Rates & ICBC

August 09, 2022 Our podcast hosts welcome a guest to discuss several items that are changing in British Columbia.

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The Changing Immigration Landscape
The Changing Immigration Landscape

August 03, 2022 The Canadian Immigration landscape is consistently changing with the COVID-19 pandemic still lingering.

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Changing Your Will With A Move
Changing Your Will With A Move

July 29, 2022 If a person moves provinces within Canada, should that person have their Will changed as part of their estate plan?

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Welcome Alexis Mawko
Welcome Alexis Mawko

July 28, 2022 A new Associate has join the FH&P team building a practice in Family Law, Real Estate and Estate Planning

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Should You Have a Shareholders Agreement?
Should You Have a Shareholders Agreement?

July 26, 2022 This episode of the Law Talk podcast explains why a shareholder agreement is an important document for any size business

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Creating a Proper Estate Plan
Creating a Proper Estate Plan

July 19, 2022 An estate plan is much more than just a Will. It is a road map for your surviving family members to fulfill your final wishes.

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Express Entry Permanent Residency Fully Re-Opens
Express Entry Permanent Residency Fully Re-Opens

July 13, 2022 Canada's Express Entry Permanent Residency Programs re-open after more than 18 months.

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The Birth of Negligence
The Birth of Negligence

July 12, 2022 Negligence is often discussed when meeting with a lawyer, but where did the term come from?

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Challenging A Will
Challenging A Will

June 30, 2022 There are only two classes of people that have the ability to challenge your Will

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Immigration During a Pandemic
Immigration During a Pandemic

June 28, 2022 The affects of COVID-19 continue to make things challenging to secure foreign workers for Okanagan business

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