Business Law

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  • What’s Left to Dispute? A Review of Exclusion Clauses, Liability Caps, and Sole Remedy Clauses

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    This paper considers the law surrounding the interpretation of exclusion, limitation of liability, and sole remedy clauses, and addresses the impact of these clauses on dispute resolution. It discusses the Supreme Court of Canada decision in Tercon Contractors Ltd v British Columbia, 2010 SCC 4, and in particular, the 3-step analytical approach for determining the applicability of exclusion clauses, introduced in that decision. It also provides practical advice for drafting contracts.

    This paper is part of a collection presented at LESA’s Business Disputes program in Lake Louise on May 5, 2018.

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  • Who Am I To Judge?

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    This paper discusses the standard conception of lawyers’ ethics and reviews key provisions in the Code of Conduct that govern Alberta lawyers. It then highlights an alternative approach to legal ethics, the discretionary approach, discussing topics such as relative merit, internal merit, the tradition of the adversary system, the unpopular client, personal values, and more.

    This paper is part of a collection presented at LESA’s 51st Annual Refresher: Business program in Lake Louise from May 6–8, 2018.

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  • Wise Owners Succession Model

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    This paper discusses succession planning on family farms. It reviews traditional farm succession planning, and then compares the traditional farm model with the modern farm. The paper also introduces the “wise owners succession model,” and highlights the goals of the model as well as succession principles to discuss with farm clients.

    This paper is part of a collection presented at LESA’s Family Farm Issues in Red Deer on October 27, 2017 and in Lethbridge on November 3, 2017.

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  • Working Hard for the Money: Matrimonial Property Issues for the Self-Employed

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    It is becoming increasingly common to have clients who are self-employed, which comes with unique considerations when dealing with matrimonial property division. This paper explores important considerations and practical steps for family law lawyers to employ when advising clients with corporate or business interests in matrimonial property division matters. It provides an overview of business structures and steps to follow when gathering disclosure. It also highlights general principles regarding financial disclosure as well as commonly encountered issues in obtaining corporate financial disclosure. Finally, the paper discusses how to deal with financial disclosure once it is obtained, including methods for valuing a business.

    This paper is part of a collection presented at LESA’s Business Issues in Family Law Matters program in Calgary on January 17, 2018 and in Edmonton on January 24, 2018.

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