Natalie Tymchuk LAW Appointment
Natalie Tymchuk of Emery Jamieson LLP in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada was elected by acclamation to serve a two-year term as an Americas Regional Representative of Lawyers Associated Worldwide (“LAW”) beginning at the conclusion of the LAW 2022 Annual General Meeting.
How Does the Characterization of My Assets Affect My Estate Planning?
Different types of assets are treated differently in your estate when you pass away. Knowing the nature of your assets is therefore fundamental to your estate plans. When you meet with a lawyer to prepare your Will, your lawyer will ask you questions about what assets you have and how you own them …
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.
I Went Bankrupt But Now I Can’t Get My Discharge – What Are My Options?
The main purpose of the bankruptcy system is to assist persons experiencing financial difficulty by eliminating their debts and allowing a fresh start, free from the crippling burden of debt. When you declare bankruptcy, the Trustee in Bankruptcy (“Trustee”) facilitates the settlement of your debts …
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 …