Should You Create a Co-habitation Agreement?

Any time that two or more unmarried individuals purchase a property, either to live in or as an investment property, they need to have a written agreement among themselves that states their intentions in regard to the property. I hear the question frequently,...

How Does a Contingency Agreement Work?

Most personal injury lawyers work on the basis of a Contingency Agreement. In Alberta, the Contingency Agreement must be in writing. A Contingency Agreement is an agreement to see that the lawyer is paid only in event of a successful conclusion of the motor vehicle or...

What to do if you have a slip/fall

I you have a slip/fall on ice and the location ought to have been cleared of ice (or sanded/salted), do your best to have pictures taken of the location of the fall as soon as possible after the event. If you have a phone with you that has a built in camera, take as...

What is a Contingency Agreement?

A Contingency Agreement is a type of agreement that is typically used in personal injury cases. It allows individuals to hire a lawyer without having to pay out any funds until the case is either settled or a judgment is granted against the person responsible for...