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How Long Do You Have to Contest a Will?

Wills, Wills Variation | May 29, 2020

Knowing how long you have to contest a will can help prevent you from missing important deadlines. At Linley Welwood, we want to make the wills variation process for a...

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Reasons to Sign a Prenup Before Getting Married

Family Lawyer | May 21, 2020

Getting to know some of the reasons to sign a prenup before getting married will help you decide if signing a prenup is in your best interests. The team of...

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What is a Power of Attorney?

COVID-19, Estates & Trusts, Wills | May 20, 2020

What is a Power of Attorney? A Power of Attorney is a legal document that allows you to give legal authority to a trusted person (your “attorney”) to manage your...

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What is the Transparency Registry and what is my company required to do?

What is a transparency registry? Effective October 1, 2020, any private company incorporated in the province of British Columbia will be required to maintain, as part of its records, a...

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What is Probate all about anyway?

Estates & Trusts, Wills | May 5, 2020

For the average person, one of the most common mysteries in the legal world that touches just about everyone is the concept of “probate”. Most people know that it has...

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How is the signing of legal documentation affected by COVID-19?

COVID-19, Uncategorized, Updates | April 29, 2020

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues and governments and health officials repeatedly remind us to maintain social or physical distance and avoid multi-person gatherings, the processes by which people and businesses...

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Taking Care In a COVID-19 World

COVID-19, Estates & Trusts, Wills | April 22, 2020

For the past couple of months, not a day goes by without us all hearing or reading numerous messages urging us to take particular precautions to care for our own...

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Four Alternatives for Resolving Family Matters During COVID-19

COVID-19, Family Lawyer, Mediation | April 15, 2020

Family life cannot be put on hold, and family conflicts continue to arise despite the closure of our primary dispute-resolution mechanism, the courts. The most common causes of separation and...

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Co-Parenting Through COVID-19

COVID-19 | April 8, 2020

Co-parenting is the term that refers to the parenting of children that continues after separation or divorce. Sometimes co-parenting is relatively seamless, and other times co-parents face situations that make...

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How do layoffs work in the context of COVID-19?

COVID-19 | April 2, 2020

The recent and extensive spread of COVID-19 has led to a number of questions concerning the rights and obligations of employers and employees when facing the realities of temporary layoffs...

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