Segev LLP joins Alliott Global Alliance

We are pleased to announce that Segev LLP has joined Alliott Global Alliance (‘AGA’), the international alliance of law and accounting firms, as its member in British Colombia. Membership expands our international reach to 190 members in 80 countries worldwide, scaling up our capacity to continue delivering high levels of client service right across North [...]

By |2021-03-19T13:31:59-07:00March 17th, 2021|Blog, Canada|

Streamers, Influencers and the CRA

What are video game streamers and social media influencers? Social media influencers are people who post content on social media accounts with a large following or audience, often for money or gifts. The CRA defines social media influencers as “people who have built a reputation based on their knowledge and expertise on a particular topic”[1]. [...]

By |2021-03-03T11:16:55-08:00March 3rd, 2021|Blog, Esports, Gaming|

Denial of Parenting Time – is it Ever Lawful?

Navigating a co-parenting agreement can be very complex and often raises a lot of questions. Even when you have successfully established a shared schedule for your child, situations arise where you may ask yourself if the contact should be denied. Wrongful denial can result in a number of different court orders. The party who is [...]

By |2021-03-31T07:19:25-07:00February 23rd, 2021|Blog, Family Law|

Child Support Payment: Determining How Much to Pay and How to Make Changes

Child support is the right of a child to receive support from their parents.  In Canada, this is governed under the Family Law Act and the Divorce Act. The amount of child support a parent is responsible for paying depends on a variety factors such as the amount of time each parent can allocate to [...]

By |2021-03-22T08:36:41-07:00February 2nd, 2021|Blog, Family Law|

A Guide to Hiring a Lawyer

Are you looking to hire a new lawyer? You may be asking yourself; how do I find the right lawyer for me?  To start, experience is certainly important, but it isn’t the only thing you need to consider when deciding which lawyer to retain. Conducting a few Google or Yelp searches and hastily selecting a [...]

Legalizing Single-Event Sports Betting in Canada

Date of Currency: December 4, 2020 There has been considerable excitement this week about news that Canada is finally entering the next phase in potentially legalizing single-event sports betting. Proposing changes to the Criminal Code, Federal Justice Minister and Attorney General David Lametti introduced Bill C-13, "An Act to amend the Criminal Code (single-event sport [...]

By |2021-02-11T06:48:57-08:00December 4th, 2020|Blog, Criminal Code, Gaming, Gaming Law, Sports Betting|

What are the Benefits of a Cohabitation Agreement, and Why do I Need One?

It is becoming increasingly common for couples to live together prior to getting married or as an alternative to marriage. When this happens, the living arrangement over time becomes recognized as a common law relationship. Many people are often under the impression that common law partners have the same rights that married couples do. However, [...]

By |2021-03-24T07:40:47-07:00November 24th, 2020|Blog, Contracts, Family Law|

How To Create a Binding Terms of Service for a Website or App

Date of Currency: November 15, 2020 Agreeing to terms of service is as simple as clicking a button, right? In fact, things aren’t as simple as they may seem. A recent United States case, Snow v. Eventbrite, serves as an important reminder that a terms of service can be found unenforceable if not implemented correctly [...]

By |2020-12-22T10:04:15-08:00November 19th, 2020|Blog, Technology Law|

Family Law: How to Navigate Co-parenting over Christmas

The Christmas holidays are supposed to be a time for fun and family, but it can also be very stressful behind the scenes for separated parents. This is especially true if you and your ex-spouse or partner are not on the same page when it comes to dividing time, buying gifts and taking the kids [...]

By |2021-03-11T09:47:16-08:00November 18th, 2020|Blog, Family Law|

Canada’s Regional Relief and Recovery Fund (RRRF)

What is the Regional Relief and Recovery Fund? What options are available? We all need a break sometimes, especially during times like these. The Regional Relief and Recovery Fund (“RRRF”) is a federal loan for businesses that were viable as of March 1, 2020 and have since had financial difficulties resulting from COVID-19. RRRF loans [...]

By |2020-11-11T06:39:01-08:00November 2nd, 2020|Blog, COVID-19|
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