Are Surveys Obsolete?

Whether you’re buying a piece of real estate, or lending money via a mortgage on it, do you need a survey? It depends (that’s what most lawyers’ answers start with!). But on what? Traditionally, real estate lawyers undertook a series of investigations – title and off-title – to provide their purchaser and lender clients with […]

What is the Best Interest of a Child?

When parents have separated and need to make decisions about their child, we often hear them saying “it’s what is best for Johnny” or “that isn’t in Sally’s best interest”. However, just because one parent claims that something is in the child’s best interest does not make it so. “Best Interest of the child” is […]