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Independent/Dependent Contractors, Employees: What’s the Difference?

Independent Contractor Although independent contractors often enter into a contract for services, this is not an employment contract and does not create an employer-employee relationship. Instead, an independent contractor is governed by a business relationship, the terms of which will usually be set out in a specific contract between the parties. This means that independent...
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Types of Wills in Alberta

You may have heard of a “living Will”, “Last Will & Testament”, or simply a “Will”. Are there differences between these documents? The short answer is yes, there are different types of Wills in Alberta. However, spoiler alert, in most cases a formal Will is the most common and suitable option for the average person....
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