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Lewis Nguyen Joins FH&P Lawyers
Lewis Nguyen Joins FH&P Lawyers

October 18, 2021 He joins FH&P Lawyers from Vancouver and the lower mainland, where he has been practicing since getting called to the Bar in 2004.

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Purchasing Real Estate During Wildfire Season
Purchasing Real Estate During Wildfire Season

July 27, 2021 What are some of the essentials you need to have in your real estate agreements as wildfires rage across BC?

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Video - When To Get Home Insurance
Video - When To Get Home Insurance

January 20, 2021 When buying a home in the Okanagan, a common question is, when should you actually START your home insurance? Doug Flannigan explains in our latest video.

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Video - Land Owner Transparency
Video - Land Owner Transparency

November 25, 2020 Monday is the introduction of the new Land Owner Transparency Registry as Nancy Ling explains

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Video - Closing Real Estate Purchases
Video - Closing Real Estate Purchases

September 18, 2020 Know what to budget for when closing a real estate purchase, partner Nancy Ling gives some helpful tips

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Covid-19: What Will Happen To My Real Estate Deal?
Covid-19: What Will Happen To My Real Estate Deal?

March 25, 2020 In light of the COVID-19 crisis, many parties are concerned about whether or not their real estate deals will be able to complete. What happens if the banks close?

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FH&P Lawyers Were Successful In Proving Fraud In Home Sale Case
FH&P Lawyers Were Successful In Proving Fraud In Home Sale Case

February 14, 2020 FH&P lawyers are pleased to announce that our Clay Williams and David Horvath were successful in prosecuting a fraud case against vendors who had sold their 'fixer-upper' house and made false statements in their property disclosure statement.

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What To Do With The Family Home Following Separation

March 05, 2018 Often in family cases, the parties' family home is the most significant asset. Separating spouses usually have difficulty residing under the same roof together so need to come up with an interim agreement or court order to address what to do with the family home.

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Buying Your First Home? We’re Here To Help.

February 22, 2018 If you're looking to purchase your first home this year, and you are unsure as to what steps to take before taking the leap of faith, we are here to help.

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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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Pumpkin Carving Contest

October 14, 2021 Honour the age-old tradition of carving a pumpkin, win prizes and help a local charity of your choice

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Annual Terry Fox Run
Annual Terry Fox Run

September 16, 2021 FH&P Lawyers will partake in the annual Terry Fox Run. Whether running, walking or riding it's “one day, your way!”

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FH&P Awards John M. Hannah Memorial Bursary
FH&P Awards John M. Hannah Memorial Bursary

September 09, 2021 Each year FH&P Lawyers hand out the John M. Hannah Memorial Bursary Award to one lucky post-secondary student.

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Welcome Clarissa Lester
Welcome Clarissa Lester

August 17, 2021 Clarissa Lester joins FH&P Lawyers as an articled student effective immediately

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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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Appointing a Power of Attorney

October 20, 2021 You must appoint your agent while you are still of sound mind and still capable of understanding your assets and your obligations.

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Should Employers Mandate a Vaccine Policy?
Should Employers Mandate a Vaccine Policy?

October 19, 2021 It's a hot topic right now and something employers are dealing with in their business. Is a mandate appropriate?

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Lewis Nguyen Joins FH&P Lawyers
Lewis Nguyen Joins FH&P Lawyers

October 18, 2021 He joins FH&P Lawyers from Vancouver and the lower mainland, where he has been practicing since getting called to the Bar in 2004.

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Pieces of an Estate Plan
Pieces of an Estate Plan

October 14, 2021 A Will is only one piece of your entire estate plan. Having all the pieces protects your "stuff" even more.

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Make-A-Will Week - Fighting Family Members
Make-A-Will Week - Fighting Family Members

October 08, 2021 There are many reasons why family members will argue or fight when it comes to your estate after you have passed. Planning can help avoid these situations.

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Make-A-Will Week - What Happens To The Kids?
Make-A-Will Week - What Happens To The Kids?

October 07, 2021 If you would pass away leaving behind young kids, a Will sets up guidelines for your executor.

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Make-A-Will Week - How often to review
Make-A-Will Week - How often to review

October 06, 2021 Now that a Will has been created and customized how often should it be looked at or changed?

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Save Money With These Dos & Don'ts
Save Money With These Dos & Don'ts

October 05, 2021 Following some simple "Dos & Dont's" when meeting with your lawyer can save you money.

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Make-A-Will Week - The Cost of a Will
Make-A-Will Week - The Cost of a Will

October 05, 2021 During Make-A-Will Week in BC, a common question is "How much does a Will cost?

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Make-A-Will Week - Passing Without A Will
Make-A-Will Week - Passing Without A Will

October 04, 2021 What happens to your estate if you do not have a Will in place prior to you dying?

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