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Monday, January 28, 2019 @ 8:57 AM

Homebuyers beware: Sellers could be eavesdropping listening_in_sm

In mid-January, Juliana Webster, a real estate agent based in Hamilton, talked to the CBC about two of her clients using audio and video surveillance to eavesdrop on potential home buyers. ... [read more]

Friday, January 25, 2019 @ 12:55 PM

Robins Appleby names two new partners

Robins Appleby LLP announced that Ellad Gersh and Charlie Kim have joined the firm’s partnership. ... [read more]

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 @ 12:49 PM

Keyes elected Cox & Palmer’s N.B. managing partner

Cox & Palmer announced that Edward Keyes has been elected New Brunswick managing partner. ... [read more]

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 @ 9:13 AM

Marriage contracts and the right of survivorship marriage_contract_sm

To what extent is a solicitor obliged to make inquiries and make clear to his client that the reasonable expectations that his client may have arising from a proposed transaction may in fact be frustrated by the actions of the other party? ... [read more]

Tuesday, January 22, 2019 @ 9:15 AM

Despite legal issues, smart tech good for real estate industry digital_realestate_sm

Poring over generic postings with limited information, glancing through blurry photos, attending open houses, standing over fax machines, anxiously awaiting a response. Driving out to meet your clients at a local café, presenting the offer, and getting paper signatures. ... [read more]

Monday, January 21, 2019 @ 10:41 AM

POWERS OF MUNICIPALITY - Nuisances - Unsightly property

Appeal by the property owner from a decision of the Regina Appeal Board dismissing his appeal from orders requiring him to demolish a house under construction and a property line fence due to nuisance conditions existing at the properties. ... [read more]

Monday, January 21, 2019 @ 9:36 AM

More normalization adjustments when valuing a privately held corporation business_history_sm

As discussed in Part 1 of this series, the historic operating results of a company can sometimes be used to value a privately held business. In such circumstances, a Chartered Business Valuator (CBV) may need to make a number of “normalization adjustments” to the company’s historic operating results to eliminate one-time or non-recurring items, or to restate revenues and expenses to “arm’s length” fair market value amounts. ... [read more]

Friday, January 18, 2019 @ 12:01 PM

Real estate associate joins DLA Piper’s Edmonton office

DLA Piper (Canada) LLP announced that associate Jonathan Fraser is the newest member of the firm’s Edmonton office. ... [read more]

Friday, January 18, 2019 @ 8:51 AM

INTERESTS IN LAND - Joint estates - Unilateral transfer of interest inter vivos

Appeal by the defendants, Gordon and Vivian Midtdal, from a judgment declaring the plaintiff, Melva Pohl, the sole owner of disputed lands. ... [read more]

Thursday, January 17, 2019 @ 2:41 PM

Commercial real estate lawyer joins Norton Rose Fulbright’s Toronto office

Norton Rose Fulbright announced that commercial real estate lawyer Kyle Genga has joined its Toronto office as a partner. ... [read more]