Business Law

Provincial vs. Federal Incorporation

When considering incorporation, understanding the difference between provincial and federal option is important. This decision has consequences and possible challenges for your business. Consulting a business lawyer can help you ensure you are fully informed. So what are the differences? Let’s break it down. Provincial Level: Each province has its own laws and a regulatory […]
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Minute Book – Why you need to have one

Did you know that as a corporate owner you are required by law to have and maintain a minute book with detailed and accurate records of your business? Your minute book can be stored electronically (in Ontario) or in a binder and should be kept in your registered office. This document shows evidence of ownership. […]
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Reasons for Incorporating

Incorporating your business is something to consider if you are expanding and growing. But like every business decision it requires a lot of thought and deliberation. You might be aware of tax advantages that incorporation might offer however it is important to understand the legal structure and responsibilities as well. Here are some important aspects to […]
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Buying a Business

Although the pandemic brought a lot of challenges to the business world, some opportunities have also appeared. A lot of entrepreneurs have started their own ventures and some opted to buy an existing business. If you decided to make the big decision of purchasing a business, consulting a business lawyer will make this process easier […]
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Partnership Agreements 101

This past year made a lot of people rethink their business direction and reinvent themselves. Some considered going into business for themselves and some joined forces to get their idea off the ground. If you are in the latter category, here is what you need to know about forming a partnership. A partnership is when […]
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