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Types of Business Law

Business Lawyer | March 4, 2021

Learning about the different types of business law will help you better understand the importance of hiring a lawyer like the ones from Linley Welwood to represent your business. Business...

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The ABCs of a Basic Real Estate Contract

Business Lawyer, Real Estate Lawyer | February 2, 2021 | Written by Howard Wiens

Most of us will buy and sell at least one home at some point in our lives. We usually know what we want in a home, we have an idea...

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Two weeks into the Land Owner Transparency Act: What do we know so far? What do land owners need to do?

Business Lawyer, Real Estate Lawyer | December 16, 2020 | Written by Mark Warkentin

As we have written previously, the Land Owner Transparency Act came into force on November 30, requiring all land owners to comply with transparency requirements. This means for land being...

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Why your Company needs a Shareholder Agreement

Business Lawyer | August 18, 2020 | Written by Tony Sandhu

A shareholder agreement is a contract between two or more shareholders of a company. Its purpose is to set out the respective rights and obligations of the shareholders.   A shareholder...

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What is a Corporate Will?

Business Lawyer, Wills | August 5, 2020 | Written by Lorne Welwood

A corporate will (sometimes called a secondary will or restricted will) is a significant option for estate planning with respect to your business interest in a privately held company. In...

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Eight Critical Conversations for a Better Board: Starting with Number Eight

Business Lawyer, COVID-19 | July 15, 2020 | Written by Mark Warkentin

Whether you sit on a profit, non-profit, or government board, all boards have the same challenge: how do we figure out the key role that we play, and how can...

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Differences Between Corporate and Commercial Law

Business Lawyer | June 18, 2020

Understanding the differences between corporate and commercial law will help you hire the best lawyer for your business needs. At Linley Welwood, we know that hiring the right lawyer for...

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

Business Lawyer, COVID-19 | May 13, 2020 | Written by Tyler Evans

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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Why You Need a Lawyer for Your Small Business

Business Lawyer | March 14, 2019

Understanding why you need a lawyer for your small business can help ensure that you hire the right business lawyer before it is too late. At Linley Welwood, we want...

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