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Real Estate Legal Assistant

SNJ has an opening for a full time, experienced legal assistant in our real estate department. The successful candidate will work primarily in the area of residential real estate conveyancing; understanding offers to purchase, preparing and completing documentation, closing requirements, registrations, and reports. The successful candidate will be self-motivated, detail oriented, and possess strong client service and organization skills. They will have the capacity to… Read More »

New Legislation Impacts Rural Property Owners

Recent changes to three pieces of legislation have all now taken effect and modify statutes that deal with property, specifically The Petty Trespasses Act, The Occupiers’ Liability Act, and The Animal Diseases Act. These modifications serve to enhance protections for property owners against offences such as petty trespass, reducing their liability to trespassers, and creating stronger protections for commercial animals and other livestock. The Animal… Read More »

Wills & Estates for First Nations People – Part 2

Part 2: Estates Note: The word “Indian” is used in this document only to reference the language used in the Indian Act. The term Indigenous refers to individuals who self-identify as Métis, Inuit or First Nations (Status or non-Status). The proper term to describe someone who has historically been named an “Indian” is First Nations. This article is a continuation of the article entitled “Part… Read More »

Wills & Estates for First Nations People – Part 1

Part 1: Wills Note: The word “Indian” is used in this document only to reference the language used in the Indian Act. The term Indigenous refers to individuals who self-identify as Métis, Inuit or First Nations (Status or non-Status). The proper term to describe someone who has historically been named an “Indian” is First Nations. This article is Part 1 of 2 in a series… Read More »

What Powers of Attorney need to be Aware of in Dealing with a Donor’s Assets

As a Power of Attorney (POA), you have been appointed to manage an individual’s legal and financial affairs. This is an extremely important responsibility, which requires the utmost care. The POA has a fiduciary duty to the donor (the individual who named you Power of Attorney) and an obligation to act in their best interests. Personal interests cannot conflict with this obligation.[1] Acting as an… Read More »

SNJ Welcomes Alexandra Philippot

We are pleased to have Alexandra Philippot join SNJ as an Articling Student at Law. Alex obtained a Bachelor of Arts (Advanced) with a major in Psychology and a minor in French from the University of Manitoba, graduating with Distinction in 2018. Alex received a scholarship for being in the top 10% of students at the Faculty of Arts. She completed her Juris Doctor in… Read More »

 
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