Tag Archives: PERMITTED

Circumstances Under Which an Attorney of Your Choosing May Not Be Permitted to Represent You

One of the many rights litigants have is the right to be represented by counsel of their own choosing. Simple, right? Well, not really. An attorney of your choosing could be disqualified from representing you if that attorney had participated … Continue reading

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B.C. Court of Appeal Confirms that Notaries are Not Permitted to Draw Wills with Life Estates

The British Columbia Court of Appeal confirmed that notaries public are not permitted to draw wills that create life estates or trusts in a decision released December 21, 2017. In British Columbia, generally only lawyers may practice law, which includes … Continue reading

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CSA issues relief from newly enacted "Canadian permitted client" restrictions

Earlier this week, all CSA members except the OSC issued blanket orders to provide interim relief from the new restrictions on registration exemptions for international dealers and international advisers found in the July 2011 amendments to NI 31-103. As such, … Continue reading

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Payment of unreimbursed medical expenses permitted by the Internal Revenue Code via a "Health Reimbursement Arrangement Plan" held not the same as health insurance premiums

Payment of unreimbursed medical expenses permitted by the Internal Revenue Code via a "Health Reimbursement Arrangement Plan" held not the same as health insurance premiums Kathleen Rockwell et al v Broadalbin-Perth Central School District, Supreme Court, Fulton County, Judge Joseph … Continue reading

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India high court rules ‘passive euthanasia’ permitted under certain circumstances

[JURIST] The Supreme Court of India [official website] on Monday rejected a petition for mercy killing, but ruled [judgment, PDF] that passive euthanasia was permissible under certain circumstances. The case centered around Aruna Shanbaug, a former nurse who was raped … Continue reading

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