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When your income changes: how to vary your child support obligations

June 6, 2016 by DBB Law in Family Law, News

By  Lara Pendrel

 

The reality of the depressed oil and gas market is being felt by everyone these days. We all know someone in our lives who has been laid off over these past few months and many people are fearful that it may happen to them next.

 

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Recent Ontario divorce case shows serious pitfalls of parents contemplating litigation over custody

April 27, 2016 by DBB Law in Family Law, News

By Sandy Vander Ziel

The recent decision of Justice Pazaratz in Jackson v Mayerle is a decision that all parents contemplating litigation over custody need to read and seriously consider.

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DBB’s Michele Hollins, Q.C. and Jason Wilkins appear at Supreme Court on issue of solicitor-client privilege

April 7, 2016 by DBB Law in Canadian Bar Association, News

DBB’s Michele Hollins, Q.C. and Jason Wilkins recently represented the intervener, the Canadian Bar Association (CBA) at the Supreme Court of Canada on the issue of solicitor-client privilege on The Information and Privacy Commissioner of Alberta v. the Board of Governors of the University of Calgary.

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Tax law

When Do I Need a Tax Lawyer?

January 26, 2016 by DBB Law in Family Law, News, Tax Law

By Catherine Gerrits, Tax, Wills and Estates Specialist

 

Do I need a tax lawyer? It’s a question I hear every day, and the answer is never clear-cut. Not just for disputes with Canada Revenue Agency, a tax lawyer can help you at any and all stages of your life and career.

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Business: Importance of collecting your debts

December 11, 2015 by DBB Law in Business, News

In these times of tanking oil and gas prices and considerable economic uncertainty, the effective collection of outstanding debts is critical in ensuring the continuing health of your business.

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Season’s greetings from all of us at Dunphy Best Blocksom LLP

December 3, 2015 by DBB Law in Community

In lieu of a corporate gift this holiday season, we have made donations to the Alex Community Health Centre, the Highbanks Society and Sonshine Community Services.
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Ellen Embury presents on termination in the workplace in Alberta

October 19, 2015 by DBB Law in Employment Law, News

Up in the Air

Connecting head to heart in the departure process

 

Ellen Embury, Employment Law Specialist with DBB, will be presenting at a workshop on termination in the workplace in Alberta.

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Family Law Support

October 4, 2015 by DBB Law in Corporate Law, Family Law, News, Real Estate Law

In representing their clients, family law practitioners commonly run across issues outside their areas of expertise. These issues can have a profound impact on the conduct of a family file and the ability of the practitioner to provide up to date and beneficial advice. Some of the most common area are set out below.

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Estate planning

September 4, 2015 by DBB Law in News, Wills & Estates

One of the most important things a person can do for his or her family is to ensure that a basic level of estate planning is completed. A brief description of estate planning, and its importance, is set out below.

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A new court alternative for family law: DBB’s program profiled on radio

August 15, 2015 by DBB Law in Family Law, News

As part of DBB’s mediation and arbitration practice, we are offering a new alternative to going to court to determine interim issues like child and spousal support, parenting issues and interim property matters.
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