Don’t Disclose at Your Peril

Andy Hayher In the recent decision of Janiten v Moran, the Alberta Court of Appeal has made it clear that there are serious consequences for failing to make prompt and complete financial disclosure in family law matters. In Moran, the [...]

2020-10-23T17:34:03+00:00June 22, 2020|Appeals|

Tips for the Initial Consult

Aida Rafie Initial consults can be very helpful for both lawyers and clients, even on what may be thought of as a “simple” matter. The initial consult is a good starting point to set the stage for what a client’s [...]

2020-10-23T17:38:06+00:00June 18, 2020|Appeals|

Appealing to the Supreme Court

So you reached the appellate court in your jurisdiction and you’ve lost… now what? The Supreme Court of Canada (SCC) can overturn the appellate court’s decision but it’s not so simple. As you can imagine, the SCC is inundated with [...]

2020-09-01T09:16:05+00:00March 3, 2020|Appeals|

What is a “Vexatious Litigant”?

Imagine this nightmarish scenario - you become the target of unrelenting, unwarranted litigation. You are named as a Defendant in lawsuit after lawsuit which are ultimately found to be without merit, though not after you’ve spent time and money defending [...]

2020-09-01T09:16:06+00:00December 30, 2019|Appeals|

Uncontrolled Intersections in the Wild West

In a recent decision of Andrews v Toor, 2019 ABCA 268, the Alberta Court of Appeal considered the liability of parties involved in a motor vehicle accident in an uncontrolled intersection in Calgary, Alberta. The trial judge had reached a 50/50 [...]

2020-09-01T09:16:06+00:00December 2, 2019|Appeals|

Court of Appeal Success for Andy Hayher

Andy Hayher of our office was successful in having an appeal dismissed at Alberta’s highest court. Andy acted for the Respondent father in an appeal related to what jurisdiction a mobility/custody trial should be held in. The Appellant mother’s position [...]

2020-09-01T09:18:05+00:00November 14, 2016|Appeals|

Court of Appeal Success for Andy Hayher

Andy Hayher was recently successful at the Alberta Court of Appeal. Andy was acting for the Respondent father in an appeal related to a parenting order that was granted by Court of Queen’s Bench Justice E.C. Wilson. The mother appealed [...]

2020-09-01T09:18:07+00:00October 21, 2016|Appeals|
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