My mother died. Her bank says I need probate before I can access her accounts. What is probate and why does the bank think I need it?

My mother died.  Her bank says I need probate before I can access her accounts.  What is probate and why does the bank think I need it?
 

What if my signature is very difficult to do now?

What if my signature is very difficult to do now?

I don’t have a computer, does that matter?

I don’t have a computer, does that matter?

Do you make house calls for wills and powers of attorney?

Do you make house calls for wills and powers of attorney?

Is there a distinction between the politics and law of sexual harassment?

Is there a distinction between the politics and law of sexual harassment?

I own cottage property and just discovered that I planted a row of evergreen trees on my neighbour’s property. Can I claim adverse possession of my neighbour’s land?

I own cottage property and just discovered that I planted a row of evergreen trees on my neighbour’s property. Can I claim adverse possession of my neighbour’s land?
 

I’ve been denied a building permit because my construction project does not meet requirements under my municipality’s zoning by-law. What can I do?

I’ve been denied a building permit because my construction project does not meet requirements under my municipality’s zoning by-law. What can I do?
 

How will Bill 148 Affect your Business

The Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act (Bill 148) came into effect on January 1, 2018.

Human Rights Cases in Unionized Workplaces

I think I have experienced discrimination at work. I am a member of a union and have been told that because I am in a union I cannot proceed with a human rights claim outside of the process established in my collective agreement, is this true?

Employment Insurance Benefits Denied.

I was denied Employment Insurance on the basis that I was terminated for misconduct, what does this mean and what can I do?