How To Choose An Executor For Your Estate?

January 29th, 2016 / admin / 0 comments

Are you considering having a will for your estate? If yes, then choosing the right executor will help you in many ways. An executor is a person who is given the responsibilities of taking care of your property and distributing the assets among your loved ones upon your death. So, selecting a capable executor will […]

What is Power of Attorney for Property in Canada Law?

January 5th, 2016 / admin / 0 comments

It is a legal document that gives a person power on behalf of another person. In Canadian law, this person is usually called the “attorney”. Unlike U.S. law, in Canadian law “attorney” does not mean “lawyer”. Power of attorney can be divided into two classes:   Power of attorney for personal care: A document that […]

How to Get Legal Documents for Foreign Marriage in Canada

January 1st, 2016 / admin / 0 comments

Marriages are made in heaven. You never know what’s on the cards and when you might fall in love and tie the knot. You don’t even know where you will find that person. It might happen so that you visit Canada and meet your soul-mate. Will you not get married? Will that marriage be legally […]

How to Apply for a Permanent Residency Card in Canada?

December 28th, 2015 / admin / 0 comments

According to recent surveys, Canada is one of the most desired countries to live in. The thousand job opportunities along with its scenic views, interesting cities make it a thriving country to live in. Quarter of a million people from different parts of the world each year migrate to Canada in order to become Canadian […]

5 Reasons to Have Your Fingerprints Taken

December 23rd, 2015 / admin / 0 comments

In the context of 21st century world, it is true that security is a big thing. You need to secure everything to be sure that you are not vulnerable to any kind of threats. One way of doing this is by registering your fingerprints with the appropriate agency in your country. When it comes to […]

3 Easy Ways To Help Notarize Travel Papers For Minors

December 3rd, 2015 / admin / 0 comments

Long before summer begins, numerous families start planning for vacationing abroad. It is advisable to start the planning stage well in advance, especially for going overseas, as there are quite a few formalities to be sorted out prior to the commencement of the journey. Do not be surprised if you are asked for notarization of […]

Statutory Declarations and Affidavits

November 30th, 2015 / admin / 0 comments

Statutory Declaration, like an affidavit, is a written statement of facts. The statement is prepared and then verified by a declaration made by the person concerned. The form of the statement is stated clearly in the Canada Evidence Act and also the British Columbia Act. It states- “I (name of the person concerned), solemnly declare […]

Reasons To Be A Notary Public

November 26th, 2015 / admin / 0 comments

The services of a notary are highly prestigious as well as a high yielding job. It is an official service to the state that you reside in. The reason more and more people are opting to serve as a notaries vary, but it can surely add on to your credentials and help you to increase […]

Commissioner of Oaths

November 23rd, 2015 / admin / 0 comments

A Commissioner of Oaths is a person who has the authority to administer and witness oaths and other legal documents in writing. A lawyer or an advocate holding a current practising certificate or a licensed paralegal, and qualified to administer oaths can use the title of Commissioner of Oaths. A Commissioner of Oath need not […]

Apostille, Authentication and Legalisation

November 20th, 2015 / admin / 0 comments

What is an Apostille?   An Apostille is a legal document issued by Secretary of State in the United States. It is needed for anybody to wish to travel and stay in a country that has participated in the Hague Convention 1961. There are sites on the internet that will give you a clear idea […]