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Can an Employer Mandate Vaccination in the Workplace?
On September 15, 2021, the government of Alberta declared a state of public health emergency for Alberta. Some prior restrictions were implemented such as mandatory masking and physical distancing and a new Restriction Exemption Program (REP) was implemented.
Will I Be Compensated as the Personal Representative of Someone's Estate?
The personal representative of an estate is the person who manages and administers the estate of a deceased person. For example, an executor appointed in someone’s Will is the personal representative of that person’s estate when they pass away. Managing and administering a person’s estate after …
8 Important Things to Consider Before Using a Will Kit in Alberta
It is not a legal requirement in Alberta to have your will prepared by a lawyer, you may use a will kit. Many will kits even promise to offer a cheaper alternative to having your will prepared by a lawyer. However, while the cost of a will kit is often less expensive than retaining a lawyer to …