What To Consider Before Subletting

Have you been considering subletting the additional space in your office rental? Whether you’re looking to lessen the financial strain of your rent or simply occupy the unused portion of your floor-plan, subletting your office can be a viable solution for business owners in Vancouver. Before you welcome another team into your space, however, it’s […]

5 Tips For Getting Started With Estate Planning

Have you been putting off estate planning? While it can be intimidating to think of leaving your loved ones behind, making sure you have a will and other arrangements in place gives your family peace of mind during one of the most difficult times of the lives. Partnering with an experienced legal team like Paperclip […]

10 Things That Can Help Your Business Now

So many opinions and information out there but, as always, we’re trying to find the most helpful information for you and make it easy for you to understand and use practically now. One of our lawyers, Jen Schreurs, a graduate from Queen’s University business school, tuned into a webinar on the impact of C-19 on […]

Estate Planning for the 65+

Estate Planning for the 65+ On top of your regular estate planning documents (wills, powers of attorney and representation agreements), Canadians over the age of 65 can take advantage of a couple of types of life-interest trusts, which essentially can act as a substitute for a will and replace some of the things that aren’t […]

How To Handle Startup Growing Pains With Paperclip Law

Is your startup gaining traction? Are you past the initial hurdles of setting up your business and need some solid legal advice to help navigate the next crucial phase of growth? At Paperclip Law, we understand the importance of having a readily accessible team that can assist your company as you continue to scale up. […]

The Legal Lowdown on Layoffs

We are in the muck with you facing some of the biggest challenges to date, with no real precedent for what to do in these cases. All we can do, is remind ourselves of our collective community effort to keep as many people as healthy as possible and ask for help when you need it. […]

Taking Care of Business: 2020 Tax Updates

As you can imagine, we’re getting a lot of emails about heart-breaking things today like closures, layoffs and ROE’s. We can only imagine how hard that is to do with all the sweat and late nights it took to get your business to where it is today. Every crisis will pass and so will this […]

Why Employment Agreements Matter

Is your business due for another round of new hires? Whether your startup is ready to expand to facilitate the next stage of growth or you’re a well-established corporation looking to onboard highly qualified professionals, having a solid employment agreement and hiring process in place can not only help you find the best candidates, but […]

COVID-19: How Can We Flatten The Curve?

In light of the recent pandemic and our core values to be on the same side as you and our community, we’re committed to ensure that our team, our families, and your team and your families are safe during this uncertain time and we’re doing everything we can to “flatten the curve” on spreading the […]

5 Things To Know Before You Sell Your Business

Is your startup ready to take the next step and join forces with a larger corporation? Are you ready to make a significant shift in your operations and hand over the reins to another owner? Selling your business is one of the most important decisions an ownership team can make, and comes with no shortage […]