How Can I Prove That I Was Wrongfully Terminated?

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Posted by heritagelawoffices on Apr 4, 2019 in Blog, Employment Law

Losing your job is never easy especially when you were fired unfairly. Some people just call it a loss and move on to their next job, especially if they were very unhappy at a company. However, others face serious psychological challenges and find it difficult to move on without justice being served. It can be…Read More Here!

What’s the Difference Between Commercial & Corporate Law?

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Posted by heritagelawoffices on Mar 21, 2019 in Blog, Commercial Law

Corporate and commercial law might be closely related, but they are indeed two separate areas of law. Because their practice areas commonly overlap, it can be difficult to distinguish one from the other. Read on to learn about a few of the differences between commercial and corporate law to make sure you are talking to…Read More Here!

Wills 101: Myths & Facts

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Posted by heritagelawoffices on Feb 21, 2019 in Blog, Wills & Estate

Having a valid will is arguably one of the most important things you can do for yourself and your family. A will is your way of making sure that things are handled exactly as you wish after you pass. It protects your spouse, children and assets. Unfortunately, there are many myths about wills floating around,…Read More Here!

What Happens if I Don’t have a Will in Alberta?

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Posted by heritagelawoffices on Feb 10, 2019 in Blog, Wills & Estate

Drafting a legal will can seem like a simple inconvenience or a daunting ordeal, but it is absolutely essential if you want to have a say in who inherits your property, sentimental values, and even unpleasant things like your debts. If left undone, there are regulations in place that ensure some very minor protection to…Read More Here!

What Rights Do Non-Romantic Adult Interdependent Relationships Have?

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Posted by heritagelawoffices on Feb 7, 2019 in Blog, Family Law

The introduction of the Adult Interdependent Relationships Act provides a legal recognition of the relationship between two people who are not married. However, in order for the relationship to be recognized by law, it must meet certain characteristics. One of the most common misunderstandings is people assume an adult interdependent relationship must be romantic, when…Read More Here!

KNOW THE DIFFERENCE: Common Law vs. Adult Interdependent Relationship

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Posted by heritagelawoffices on Feb 2, 2019 in Blog, Family Law

With diverse relationships and nontraditional living arrangements becoming the norm, there are more and more questions about the laws surrounding cohabitation. “Common law” is a household term for a couple that has lived together long-term but is not legally married. In Alberta, “common law” has been considered outdated ever since the Adult Interdependent Relationships Act…Read More Here!