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A life lease agreement occurs when a person buys the exclusive right to occupy a unit in a particular development for life, a fixed term or until the person can no longer live independently within the unit.
September 2010

 

A Personal Directive is a written, signed, dated and witnessed document that appoints someone else to look after your personal matters (non-financial only) .
April 2014

 

The purpose of writing a Will is to pass on your belongings to your loved ones according to your wishes and with as few problems as possible. If you die without a Will, it's often more costly, complicated and time-consuming to settle your estate.
October 2015


 

By preparing a Power of Attorney now, you can ensure that your property is managed by someone who knows you and what you want, someone you trust to act in your best interests, when you are unable to make decisions for yourself.
December 2016
 

Landlords must follow both the Housing Regulation and corresponding Minimum Housing and Health Standards for the upkeep and condition of their rential properties.
NEW April 2018
 

What you should know about mobile phone contracts in Alberta.

NEW June 2018

A Peace Bond is a type of no contact order that is issued by a criminal court judge. This guide will explain what you need to know about Peace Bonds.
May 2016
 

This booklet is intended for anyone thinking about the possibility that they or a loved on might face mental incapacity in the future.
June 2016
 

This booklet provides important information about legal issues related to pre-arranging your own funeral and it can help you make some of the arrangements that will help your family and friends in the time following your death.
November 2013

 

This booklet provides an overview of deposits, occupancy fees and other potential issues that may arise when purchasing a new or conversion condominium.
NEW April 2018

 

Going to court often causes feelings of anxiety and fear. These tips will help ease your nerves if you need to attend court.
May 2016
 

This booklet explains the law and property division when a relationship ends in Alberta. The booklet has information for people who were legally married and people who lived in a common law relationship.
June 2014

 

A Queen's Bench Protection Order (QBPO) is a legal tool intended to protect Albertans experiencing family violence.
May 2016
 

Whether you are a first-time renter or you have been living on your own for a long time and have never had a problem, you should know the laws that govern and protect you as a renter.
4th Edition - March 2016

 
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