At FH&P Lawyers we are proud and passionate members of the Okanagan serving and contributing meaningfully to the community in which we live, work & play. As a Firm, we aim to add value to our employees, and the local community, through our involvement with community and charity groups, corporate sponsorship, time investment of our people on Boards and Committees; and through participation at various “Community Days”.
September 15, 2023 A fun take on Canadian business law. Covering everything from business structures to taxes, this guide offers a light hearted read on the most important steps to protect your business. Always remember to consult with a legal expert for specific advice.
May 03, 2023 FH&P Lawyers LLP are once again finalists for several Best Of Awards in Kelowna and Penticton, including Best Law Firm in both Okanagan cities.
Our lawyers lend their expertise and knowledge in the blog posts below. They will keep you up to date and informed on the latest news and information centered around legal matters close to home and across the country.
July 25, 2023 Episode 62 of the Law Talk Podcast with Clay Williams and Tanvir Gill focuses on standard form contracts and the way they are used in real estate and for business assets. Tanvir also explains why other forms are necessary at times and why it’s important to get your lawyer involved early in the process.
July 17, 2023 Start-ups need to be aware of securities laws and how to navigate the various requirements, especially for those looking to raise capital. Ava Aslani provides clarity on common misconceptions and shares insight on the registration process as well as potential exemptions.
July 11, 2023 Episode 61 of the Law Talk Podcast with Clay Williams and Tanvir Gill delves into whether you need to respond to a lawsuit if your company has ceased doing business. The short answer is, it depends, because every scenario is different but it is always best to bring it to your lawyer’s attention to go over the options if your inactive company gets sued.
June 20, 2023 Episode 60 of the Law Talk Podcast with Clay Williams and Tanvir Gill discusses different ways of dissolving your company, ranging from winding up options to simply stopping with filing annual reports. Learn how lawyers can help navigate this process and ensure there are no loose ends when ending your company.
June 14, 2023 FH&P Lawyers have added another local product to their legal team, welcoming Georgia Fischer as the firm’s newest litigator.
June 06, 2023 Episode 59 of the Law Talk Podcast with Clay Williams and Tanvir Gill explains when a solicitor’s opinion is required, the types of opinions a solicitor can provide, and how they can help businesses with borrowing and other needs.
June 03, 2023 Immigration Canada has announced big changes to the Express Entry system, with the creation of category-based selection draws intended to fill Canadian labour market needs across six specific categories.
June 01, 2023 Kelowna and the Okanagan have started to be known for successful startups and influential online personalities. These unique areas of business have certain guidelines and rules that need to be considered in their operations and structure.