Got Culture? Family Culture as the Multi-Generational Glue

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24th Sep 2015

If the goal of a family enterprise is to become a true multi-generational family, then a family culture needs to be fostered so that future generations want to continue to belong to the family. Wealth isn’t enough. You can’t want … more

Commercial Property Pitfalls

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6th Mar 2015

Commercial Property Pitfalls – An Ounce of Cure… Maybe you are a small business looking to own as opposed to rent, or maybe you are looking to become a commercial landlord and rent to others. No matter the reason you … more

Physician Assisted Death: Your Constitutional Right to Die

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9th Feb 2015

Physician Assisted Death:  Your Constitutional Right to Die Carter v. Canada (Attorney General) In a nutshell, the Supreme Court of Canada (SCC) ruled that the criminal prohibition against assisted suicide is unconstitutional to the extent it applies to competent adults … more

Raising Capital for Small Businesses

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6th Feb 2015

In 2013, $8.7 billion was raised in the exempt market in Alberta by 600 Alberta-based companies (ASC 2014 Capital Market Review). The exempt market is a valuable resource for small businesses that want to expand their business by raising capital from investors … more