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.
March 30, 2023 FH&P’s legal team is growing again with the addition of Russell Tse. Russell conducts a solicitor’s practice, providing services to his clients in the areas including, but not limited to, residential and commercial Real Estate, First Nations Land Development, Corporate and Commercial, Wills, and Estate Administration.
March 28, 2023 Episode 54 of the Law Talk Podcast with Clay Williams & Tanvir Gill discusses the ins and outs of the foreclosure process in real estate, delving into the many options for mortgages and how home owners can navigate difficult economic times.
March 24, 2023 Family members of Temporary Foreign Workers may now be eligible for work permits thanks to recent changes within Immigration Canada to meet the country’s ongoing labour demands. Jasmine Somal, an FH&P Associate practising Immigration Law, reviews the changes and who can now apply for an open work permit in 2023.
March 15, 2023 Episode 53 of the Law Talk Podcast features Jen Schreurs, an Associate with FH&P and a certified Trust & Estate Practitioner (TEP), to discuss enforceability of contracts upon death and those implications for the estate.
March 10, 2023 High scores for the Express Entry Skills Immigration program may be alarming or discouraging, causing dismay and hopelessness based on the level of competition. Carly Perryman, paralegal for the Immigration Team at FH&P, provides an analysis of why the scores are so high and how candidates can increase their chances of earning a high score to secure permanent residency in Canada.
March 03, 2023 Naming your company requires careful consideration of the legal requirements, your online presence, and potential competing businesses with similar names.
February 28, 2023 Episode 52 of the Law Talk Podcast with Clay Williams and Tanvir Gill discusses the impact of rising interest rates combined with construction delays on properties purchased before completion that are now causing financial stress for the buyers. What are their legal options?
February 17, 2023 Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada has approved a new English Language Test that will be officially accepted later this year. Jasmine Somal, an FH&P Associate practicing Immigration Law, provides an overview of the new test and who will be eligible to take it when applying for Canadian immigration.
February 14, 2023 Is a new artificial intelligence program going to help clients or give them bad legal advice?