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Dividing Family Property When You Separate

Family Law: Dividing Family Property When You Separate

When building a life together with your partner, you have every hope and intention of staying together. But if the relationship dissolves, there is the question of how to divide the property that has been accumulated over your time together and what each partner has a […]

By |January 11th, 2021|

Racing at Area 27

Our team at Hillside Law did some racing at the kart track and the big car track at Area 27 yesterday. Great teambuilding under the beautiful Okanagan sun!

By |September 25th, 2019|

February B.C. Take Five Newsletter

Please click here for the February issue of BC Take Five, summarizing what we have selected as the five most interesting cases from the British Columbia Court of Appeal in January.

Counsel Comments:

Every month we invite the lawyers who were counsel on our selected cases to offer their comments on the decisions. They highlight important legal changes, provide thoughts on […]

By |March 2nd, 2018|

December B.C. Take Five Newsletter

Please click here for the December issue of BC Take Five, summarizing what we have selected as the five most interesting cases from the British Columbia Court of Appeal in November.

Counsel Comments:

Every month we invite the lawyers who were counsel on our selected cases to offer their comments on the decisions. They highlight important […]

By |December 28th, 2017|

Good Samaritan Drug Overdose Act

The Good Samaritan Drug Overdose Act came into effect on May 4, 2017, amending s. 4(1) of the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act to provide immunity from charges of simple possession of a controlled substance for anyone seeking emergency medical or police assistance for themselves or anyone else experiencing a drug overdose. The new law […]

By |July 12th, 2017|

February B.C. Take Five Newsletter

Please click here for the February issue of BC Take Five, summarizing what they have selected as the five most interesting cases from the British Columbia Court of Appeal in January.

OnPoint’s New Cousin, Lucent:

While OnPoint continues to provide superior legal research and writing services, Lucent assists law firms, companies, and other organizations by recruiting […]

By |March 2nd, 2017|

January B.C. Take Five Newsletter

Please click here for the January issue of BC Take Five, summarizing what they have selected as the five most interesting cases from the British Columbia Court of Appeal in December.

OnPoint’s New Cousin, Lucent:

While OnPoint continues to provide superior legal research and writing services, Lucent assists law firms, companies, and other organizations by recruiting […]

By |February 3rd, 2017|

Small Claims Court Jurisdiction?

You can sue someone in Small Claims Court (for up to $25,000 not including interest or court-related cost, such as filing fees):

  • For debts or property (other than land) including things like lost wages or income
  • For damages due to personal injury
  • For the return of something
  • For payment of an outstanding debt pursuant to […]
By |December 7th, 2016|