Upcoming Changes to the Builders’ Lien Act

Bill 37, which proposed some fairly comprehensive changes to the Builders’ Lien Act, was passed by the Alberta Government in November 2020. Over the next few months, the government plans to work with industry stakeholders [...]

2021-02-03T12:58:14-07:00 February 3rd, 2021|

Force Majeure and Covid 19

The COVID-19 Pandemic has had devastating consequences both around the world and here at home. The measures taken here at home to prevent the spread of COVID-19 have greatly impacted certain people’s ability to fulfil [...]

2022-11-15T11:43:11-07:00 December 9th, 2020|

Temporary Layoff during Covid-19

As of April 6, 2020 the Alberta government has extended the time an employer can temporarily lay off an employee without pay from 60 days to 120 days. This replaces the previous provision from the [...]

2022-11-15T11:43:31-07:00 December 9th, 2020|

Grandparent’s Rights in Alberta

Separation and divorce do not only affect children and parents. Grandparents often play an important role in the lives of their grandchildren and can be directly affected when their children divorce. Numerous studies have shown [...]

2022-11-15T11:47:26-07:00 June 2nd, 2020|

Eight Ways to Avoid Shareholder Disputes

Sara Boulet: Associate Lawyer at Stillman LLP Shareholder disputes can be extremely expensive, not only because of the cost to litigate the dispute but also because of the disruption a shareholder dispute can cause to [...]

2022-11-15T11:50:23-07:00 May 26th, 2020|

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