How can I get a divorce without a lawyer in Canada?

Filing for divorce in Canada can be done without a lawyer. However, contacting a lawyer who specializes in family law in your province is always the best way to ensure that you rights, children and future are properly protected. How long do you have to be separated before divorce in Canada? In most cases, in …

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Is a power of attorney a fiduciary?

By law, the agent under a power of attorney has an overriding obligation, commonly known as a fiduciary obligation, to make financial decisions that are in the best interests of the principal (the person who named the agent under the power of attorney). What is the difference between a fiduciary and a power of attorney? …

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What type of documents do paralegals draft?

A large part of a paralegal’s day is spent drafting legal documents. This can include drafting correspondence and pleadings, such as complaints, subpoenas, interrogatories, deposition notices, pretrial orders, and legal briefs with various parties. Do paralegals draft contracts? Paralegals are generally not permitted to draft documents except under the direct supervision of a licensed attorney …

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