Why Do I Need a Will?

According to a recent poll by a large financial institution, roughly half of all Canadians don’t have a Will.  Research suggests that in the next 20 years an estimated $1 trillion is expected to be inherited by the next generation… Read more

Begging for Money

In 2013, I was a guest speaker on CKNW radio, talking about panhandling and the laws around it.  In 2015, I was on CBC radio, speaking about the same topic: Panhandling is illegal in Langley. With summer coming up… Read more

Arbitration – What is it and will it work?

No corporation enjoys legal disputes. Many people assume that a dispute will involve lawyers, great expense, great delay, unwanted publicity, frustration, and a real sense that they simply “won’t be heard”. You can choose to go to trial, but you… Read more

How to Obtain Protection from an Abuser

Whether or not you choose to believe it, domestic violence is incredibly common. Here are some statistics: In 2006, 12% of all criminal prosecutions in BC were domestic violence cases; Only 28% of victims of spousal violence will actually… Read more