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Juriscorp Law Offices proudly sponsors CHBA’s 2019 Annual General Meeting for the Edmonton Region

Juriscorp Law Offices is proud to be the exclusive sponsor for Canadian Home Builders' Association's 2019 Annual General Meeting for the Edmonton Region. "We're proud to support Edmonton's growing home building industry and appreciate the value CHBA brings to Edmonton businesses and business owners," says Shounak Mehta, Principal Lawyer of Juriscorp Law Offices. "One [...]

2019-10-18T16:22:34-06:00

Franchising Your Business – How a Franchise Lawyer Can Help

You have spent years building your business. Finding the right people. The right talent. The right quality. The perfect taste. And now you’re ready to expand. You’ve decided to Franchise! For many business owners, franchising their successful business is the ultimate vision of their carefully crafted business plan. And, just as having the right [...]

2019-10-17T08:59:51-06:00

Choosing the Right Business Entity For You & Your Venture

Deciding on the type of entity you want to use is an important initial step in the process of starting a new business, as the type you choose dictates a number of different aspects of your business: control, liability, funding, taxation, etc. […]

2019-09-19T20:13:53-06:00

What to Look For in a Home Inspection

Whether you’re a first-time buyer or you’re looking to upgrade, a home inspection is a crucial part of doing your due diligence in a real estate purchase. Buying a home is the most expensive thing that many people will commit to, and having the assurance that you’re investing in something without having to worry about [...]

2019-05-31T14:37:10-06:00

Negotiating better commercial leases for startups

So you’re finally ready to move into to a dedicated real-world location for your growing startup. Nice! But missing that one crucial detail that changes everything is not something you want to find out after you sign a lease. With money on the line, not to mention the investment in location, it pays to ensure [...]

2019-05-31T14:37:11-06:00

Legal Obligations of Registering a Business in Alberta

Congratulations! You’re going for it. Soon you will be your own boss. Once you have researched and perfected your business plan, you are ready to make your new business official. The first step is to register or incorporate your business. We have listed the complete process from start to finish for your convenience. So, let’s [...]

2019-05-31T14:37:11-06:00

How do Canada’s New Mortgage Rules Impact Homebuyers?

By now, you’ve probably heard about the changes to Canada’s mortgage rules that came into effect on January 1, 2018. Due to the new qualification requirements these changes bring, they will have a significant impact on some people’s ability to afford and buy a home. Because many of Juriscorp’s clients are homebuyers looking for legal [...]

2019-05-31T14:37:11-06:00

Buying a condo in Edmonton? Here’s what you need to know first.

Buying a condo is a lot different than buying a house. Because you are buying part of a shared property, there are more rules and regulations that apply to condo owners than traditional homeowners. For this reason, even those who have experience in home buying may not fully understand the various legalities involved in purchasing [...]

2019-05-31T14:37:11-06:00

What You Need to Know About Rent to Own Agreements

A Rent to Own agreement is a lease combined with the exclusive option to purchase the property after a certain amount of time. These agreements allow the renter/buyer to save up for a larger down payment over time and/or clean up past credit problems before purchasing. […]

2019-05-31T14:37:11-06:00

Six Things to Consider when Signing a Commercial Lease

Often small business owners or those looking to start a small business will lease commercial property on which to run their business. Commercial property leases are legally binding contracts between tenants and landlords that allow the tenant to use the property to run a business for a set time period. […]

2019-05-31T14:37:11-06:00