Canada Law

Ask a Canada Law Question, Get an Answer ASAP!

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Canada Law Questions
I gave my notice to my employer (Silent-Aire Limited
I gave my notice to my employer (Silent-Aire Limited Partnership, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada) today. I accepted a job offer in Singapore from Amazon Asia-Pacific Resources Private Limited. This employe… read more
Debra
Debra
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
107,197 satisfied customers
Location; Ontario, CANADA as i am starting a new company in
Location; Ontario, CANADA as i am starting a new company in the manufacturing of windows and doors i have approached an employee that i used to work with in the past. He is currently working for a com… read more
Debra
Debra
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
107,197 satisfied customers
I was let go by my employer in March of this year. I was
I was let go by my employer in March of this year. I was also a shareholder in the company. As per the shareholders agreement, I have a 3 year non-complete, non-solicit and non-disclosure agreement. I… read more
Debra
Debra
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
107,197 satisfied customers
I have a non compete agreement with my current employer. My
I have a non compete agreement with my current employer. My company was recently sold through an asset purchase. If I choose not to accept the new employment offer from the new buyer, am I still bound… read more
Debra
Debra
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
107,197 satisfied customers
I work in Calgary Alberta Canada, another company wants me
I work in Calgary Alberta Canada , another company wants me to join them and work for them , they emailed me a " employment offer letter " which explains the salary , commission , vacation days and a … read more
Debra
Debra
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
107,197 satisfied customers
Is it legal for a company to hire you on a contract stipulating
Is it legal for a company to hire you on a contract stipulating if you quit you can not work for another company?… read more
Law.Hut
Law.Hut
Lawyer
Law degree (Juris Doctor)
6,458 satisfied customers
Is this non-compete agreement fair and reasonable if I cant
Is this non-compete agreement fair and reasonable if I can't work in multiple trades for 2 years? I have worked for a company for 4 years. Sometime last year they introduced a confidentiality and non-… read more
Law.Hut
Law.Hut
Lawyer
Law degree (Juris Doctor)
6,458 satisfied customers
I have received an offer from company X (contract position)
I have received an offer from company 'X' (contract position) in Alberta, Canada with a start date of July 7, 2014. I have to accept this offer till Monday June 2nd, 2014. At my current employer (I am… read more
Law.Hut
Law.Hut
Lawyer
Law degree (Juris Doctor)
6,458 satisfied customers
Im working for a company, but I want to start my own business
I'm working for a company, but I want to start my own business in the same field. I signed a contract with the company but I want to know if everything written on the contract can be legal and used ag… read more
Debra
Debra
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
107,197 satisfied customers
confidentiality agreement living in alberta how binding are
confidentiality agreement living in alberta how binding are they. signed one with employer was let go after 9 months in sales position. the clauses say basically for 1 year no employ in a related fiel… read more
Law.Hut
Law.Hut
Lawyer
Law degree (Juris Doctor)
6,458 satisfied customers
I am a shareholder and a director of a company in the retail
I am a shareholder and a director of a company in the retail food business in Canada. The company was started by 4 of us and has now seen considerable growth due to mostly my effort. I have thought it… read more
Law.Hut
Law.Hut
Lawyer
Law degree (Juris Doctor)
6,458 satisfied customers
Hi, I just recently acepted an offer from a direct competitor.
Hi, I just recently acepted an offer from a direct competitor. I live in Alberta and have been working for my current employer for 2 years. Recently my current employer has signed a new contract with … read more
Debra
Debra
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
107,197 satisfied customers
I currently have a clause in my signed employee/employer agreement
I currently have a clause in my signed employee/employer agreement that states that I "should not engage in simultaneous employment with a customer or competitor and will not participate in activity t… read more
Copperlaw
Copperlaw
Barrister and Solicitor
Law Degree
1,737 satisfied customers
I signed a secrecy agreement with my previous employer 15 years
I signed a secrecy agreement with my previous employer 15 years ago in Alberta, Canada without any legal advise. The agreement prevents me to work for any company that is seen as competition for min 1… read more
Debra
Debra
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
107,197 satisfied customers
I am Canadian residing in Canada work as an independent contractor
I am Canadian residing in Canada work as an independent contractor for a scheduling firm out of the US. I signed an agreement that states the following back in Oct 2009: CONFIDENTIALITY AND NONDISCLOS… read more
Debra
Debra
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
107,197 satisfied customers
Hello, I am a small business owner; a personal training
Hello, I am a small business owner; a personal training company in Vancouver that has been in business for 10 years. I recently had a subcontracted employee resign with same day's notice, had already … read more
D.A.M.
D.A.M.
Principal Attorney
Doctoral Degree
2,749 satisfied customers
I hired on with company (a), a year later they sold 51% of
I hired on with company (a), a year later they sold 51% of their share to company (b). The new formed company (ab) is in the process of selling to company (c). I in turn have been approached by an ext… read more
D.A.M.
D.A.M.
Principal Attorney
Doctoral Degree
2,749 satisfied customers
Hi, I am certified in a specific business field and recently
Hi, I am certified in a specific business field and recently I arrived to Canada as a landed immigrant. I would like to start a company to offer my services as a consultant but I'm starting to run out… read more
Debra
Debra
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
107,197 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Your Expert confirmed everything that I had been told, and didn't want to believe. Thank you for putting my mind at rest.

MonikaCanada

This has been very helpful. I'm glad to see that lawyers and sites like this exist. Thanks for your help.

MikeHalifax, NS

Mr. Kaplun clearly had an exceptional understanding of the issue and was able to explain it concisely. I would recommend JustAnswer to anyone. Great service that lives up to its promises!

Gary B.Edmond, OK

My Expert was fast and seemed to have the answer to my taser question at the tips of her fingers. Communication was excellent. I left feeling confident in her answer.

EricRedwood City, CA

I am very pleased with JustAnswer as a place to go for divorce or criminal law knowledge and insight.

MichaelWichita, KS

PaulMJD helped me with questions I had regarding an urgent legal matter. His answers were excellent.

Three H.Houston, TX

Anne was extremely helpful. Her information put me in the right direction for action that kept me legal, possible saving me a ton of money in the future. Thank you again, Anne!!

ElaineAtlanta, GA

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Tom B.

Tom B.

Barrister & Solicitor

2,263 satisfied customers

25 years in practice

LawyerProfessor

LawyerProfessor

Lawyer

836 satisfied customers

Experienced Litigation Lawyer in Ontario since 1999 and NY since 1997

Debra

Debra

Lawyer

107,197 satisfied customers

Lawyer

Jeremie John Martin

Jeremie John Martin

Lawyer

839 satisfied customers

I'm a bilingual attorney for the province of Quebec who goes to Court often for many clients.

Sokkalaw

Sokkalaw

Lawyer

312 satisfied customers

Lawyer in Ontario, Canada

CaptanLaw

CaptanLaw

Lawyer

250 satisfied customers

I'm a criminal defence lawyer, who assists individuals charged with crimes.

Mark A

Mark A

Lawyer

179 satisfied customers

Canadian Lawyer working at a Canada Law Firm

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x