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Three Parent Babies

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September 29, 2016

Our lawyer Erin Lepine talks about legal complexities of having a baby with the DNA from 3 different parents in Canada on Ontario Today show on CBC. For more information on Reproductive and Family law and to contact Erin Lepine please visit our Family Law page

Tell your Email to Take a Hike…While on Vacation

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August 12, 2014

A former employment lawyer speaks about dealing with your email inbox both pre and post-vacation. He appeared on CBC Ottawa Morning on August 12, 2014. Contact an Employment lawyer today, by calling 613-238-8080, or email employmentlaw@nelligan.ca. For more information on this segment, visit the CBC.ca website.

Surrogacy Laws

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August 6, 2014

Family and fertility lawyer Erin Lepine speaks about surrogacy laws on CBC Radio’s Ottawa Morning. Erin appeared on CBC Ottawa Morning on August 6, 2014. Contact Family Law and Fertility lawyer Erin Lepine, by calling 613-231-8323, or email erin.lepine@nelligan.ca. For more information on this segment, visit the CBC.ca website.

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À quoi s’attendre lors d’un arbitrage de griefs (French)

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December 9, 2016

Sean McGee, avocat dans les groupes droit du travail et de l’emploi, répond à l’une des questions les plus fréquemment posées « À quoi est-ce que je peux m’attendre lors d’un arbitrage? » Voir aussi: remarques à l’intention à une audience d’arbitrage Communiquez avec avocat du droit du travail Sean McGee, par telephone au 613-231-8232,… Read more »

When Does an Employer have a Responsibility to Accommodate Family Status?

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December 9, 2016

Alison McEwen, Lawyer in the Employment and Labour Law Groups at Nelligan O’Brien Payne LLP discusses an employer’s responsibility to accommodate family status. For more information about Alison McEwen, please click here For more information about our Employment Law Group, please click here

Potential Damage Claims Beyond the Employment Contract

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December 9, 2016

Chris Rootham, a lawyer in the Labour and Employment Law Groups, outlines different types of employee rights including the right to good faith, the right to privacy, and the right to be free from lies or mistaken information. Contact Employment Law lawyer Chris Rootham, by calling 613-231-8311, or email christopher.rootham@nelligan.ca.

Why Should I Trademark my Business Name?

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December 9, 2016

Wing Yan, Lawyer and Patent/Trademark Agent at Nelligan O’Brien Payne LLP discusses the reasons why you should Trademark your business name in today’s competitive environment. For more information about Wing Yan, please click here For more information about our Intellectual Property Group, please click here

What to Expect in an Arbitration – Part I

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December 9, 2016

Steve Waller, a lawyer in the Labour and Employment Law Groups at Nelligan O’Brien Payne, answers one of the most commonly asked questions from new union representatives: what should I expect at an arbitration? See also Tips on How to Prepare to be a Witness, which is referred to in Part II. View part two… Read more »

What to Expect in an Arbitration – Part II: The Role of Witnesses

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December 9, 2016

In part two of this two-part series, Steve Waller, a lawyer in the Labour and Employment Law groups at Nelligan O’Brien Payne, describes the role of the witness in an arbitration. In case you missed it: view part one of this series of videos. See also Tips on How to Prepare to be a Witness,… Read more »

Top Ten Reasons Why You Need a Will – Part 1

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December 9, 2016

In this two-part series, a former lawyer in the Wills and Estates Group at Nelligan O’Brien Payne LLP discusses the top ten reasons why you need a will. To view part two of this video, please click here. For more information about our Wills and Estates Group, please click here

Top Ten Reasons Why You Need a Will – Part 2

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December 9, 2016

In this two-part series, a former lawyer in the Wills and Estates Group at Nelligan O’Brien Payne LLP discusses the top ten reasons why you need a will. To view part one of this video, please click here. For more information about our Wills and Estates Group, please click here

Making a Will

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December 9, 2016

Wills and Estates lawyer John Peart covers some commonly asked questions about the importance of making a Will, beneficiaries, inheritances, lawyer fees, and how Nelligan O’Brien Payne LLP can help with your estate planning. John appeared as a guest speaker on CTVMorning Live Ottawa on February 22nd, 2012. For more information about John Peart, please… Read more »

WICC Sugar Bush Breakfast – Marie Clemens on Rogers TV

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April 1, 2016

Insurance Defence lawyer Marie Clemens, was invited to speak about the 5th Annual Women in Insurance Cancer Crusade Sugar Bush Breakfast on Daytime Ottawa on Rogers TV. Marie appeared on Daytime Ottawa on April 10th, 2015.

Child Support Guidelines for Single Parents

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December 9, 2015

Alice Weatherston, Lawyer in the Family Law Group at Nelligan O’Brien Payne LLP discusses a single parent’s rights under the Child Support Guidelines. Contact Family Law Lawyer Alice Weatherston, by calling 613-683-8113, or email alice.weatherston@nelligan.ca.

Separation and Employment Pensions

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December 9, 2015

Pam MacEachern, Lawyer in the Family Law Group at Nelligan O’Brien Payne LLP discusses why your employment pension may be your most valuable asset to be dealt with on separation. Contact Family Law Lawyer Pam MacEachern, by calling 613-231-8276, or email pam.maceachern@nelligan.ca.

Layoff and Dismissal

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December 9, 2015

Termination of employment has become commonplace today, however your legal entitlement on termination can vary widely depending upon your particular employment history, the content of an employment contact, your age, your position, length of employment, health and the circumstances that lead to your hire and your termination. For more information about Janice Payne, please click… Read more »

Surrogacy Agreements

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December 9, 2015

Erin Lepine, Lawyer in the Family Law Group at Nelligan O’Brien Payne LLP discusses complexities surrounding surrogacy agreements, an exciting new area of law. Contact Family Law Lawyer Erin Lepine, by calling 613-231-8323, or email erin.lepine@nelligan.ca.

Spousal Support: What You Should Know

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December 9, 2015

Erin Lepine, Lawyer in the Family Law Group at Nelligan O’Brien Payne LLP discusses spousal support entitlements. For more information about Erin Lepine, please click here For more information about our Family Law Group, please click here