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4 Reasons I Hate Lawyers…

4 Reasons I Hate Lawyers…

Okay, I don’t actually “hate” lawyers. In fact, my spouse is one, or as I like to refer to her at parties: my common-law spouse as defined by s. 1(1) of the Family Property Act of Manitoba. But , while I don’t actually hate lawyers, […]

Getting a Straight Answer From Your Lawyer

Getting a Straight Answer From Your Lawyer

Getting a Straight Answer From Your Lawyer can be so Difficult! Why? Complex legalese can often be to blame.  The most common complaint consumers have about lawyers is about communication.  Every law society in Canada cautions its members about the dangers of poor and infrequent […]

Making Law Accessible

Making Law Accessible

Making Law Accessible Q: How many lawyer jokes are there? A: Only three. The rest are true stories. You can find lawyer jokes everywhere.  They have their own category.  Everyone’s heard at least one of them.  There is even a website dedicated to the genre […]