Shareholders’ Agreements: Important Business Insurance

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Everyone knows that accidents happen.  That’s why many of us carry insurance- on our homes, on our lives, and on our businesses. But, if you’re running a small privately held company, have you ever considered insuring your relationship with your shareholders? Maybe the answer is yes and you’ve wisely had a shareholders’ agreement drafted.  Great.…


Making a Real Impact With Charitable Donations

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Canadians love to give to charity.   A 2010 Statistics Canada report suggests that 84% of Canadians over 15 years donated to charitable and nonprofit organizations at an average donation of around $446 per year (a total of $10.6 billion a year). Whether to support an organization that has touched their life in a meaningful way, a school or university that…


Is Mediation Right For You?

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Spring is here and its that time of year when home owners want to change things around the house and consider getting some renovations carried out.  A contractor is located, some plans are drawn up and things get started; unfortunately, sometimes what starts out as a positive project turns into a potential nightmare for both…


What Do I Do After I’ve Been in a Motor Vehicle Accident? Part 12 of 12

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In this twelve-part blog series, personal injury lawyers Bree Hankins and Adrienne Staley discuss important steps to follow after a motor vehicle accident and what you need to know about making a personal injury claim. I’ve just been in a motor vehicle accident, what should I do? Getting Treatment I can’t work after my accident, what benefits am I…


What Do I Do After I’ve Been in a Motor Vehicle Accident? Part 11 of 12

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In this twelve-part blog series, personal injury lawyers Bree Hankins and Adrienne Staley discuss important steps to follow after a motor vehicle accident and what you need to know about making a personal injury claim. I’ve just been in a motor vehicle accident, what should I do? Getting Treatment I can’t work after my accident, what benefits am I…


What Do I Do After I’ve Been in a Motor Vehicle Accident? Part 10 of 12

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In this twelve-part blog series, personal injury lawyers Bree Hankins and Adrienne Staley discuss important steps to follow after a motor vehicle accident and what you need to know about making a personal injury claim. I’ve just been in a motor vehicle accident, what should I do? Getting Treatment I can’t work after my accident, what benefits am I…


What Do I Do After I’ve Been in a Motor Vehicle Accident? Part 9 of 12

On , In Personal Injury

In this twelve-part blog series, personal injury lawyers Bree Hankins and Adrienne Staley discuss important steps to follow after a motor vehicle accident and what you need to know about making a personal injury claim. I’ve just been in a motor vehicle accident, what should I do? Getting Treatment I can’t work after my accident, what benefits am I…