Contractor Agreement

What is a contractor agreement?  A contractor agreement is a document to define the business relationship between the business and the contractor. A contractor agreement clearly defines the financials and services covered as part of the contract. This protects both the client as well as the contractor from potential conflicts.  When do you need a contractor […]

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4 reasons why all employment agreements should be reviewed by a lawyer

An employment agreement is a contract that defines the terms of employment to a new employee. The employment contract can be of fixed term or indefinite term. It needs to strictly follow all Canadian employment legislation as well as provincial employment standards.  Generally, an employment contract will include details like salary, roles and responsibilities,  other […]

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The importance of having a privacy policy in Canada and what makes a good one

Privacy policy documents cannot simply be copy and pasted.  You might be asking, “When was the last time an internet or  mobile application user read a privacy policy before accepting it?”  It may seem trivial but if you are a business owner who runs a website or online application and collects user data, not having a poorly […]

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A Better Solution for Short Term Leaves

As the world adjusts to changing work requirements and environments, so too must legal departments and the legal services providers that support them.    While some of the changes we’ve seen have been predictable, like the move to more flexible, remote work situations, others have been less obvious.  For example, tighter budgets and the newfound acceptance of less traditional work environments are allowing legal departments to consider […]

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