Topic: Legal

In case of accident, who will take care of my property?

Article locked Published on by Me Annie Lapointe notaire

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In case of accident, who will take care of my property?

If an accident occurs that causes you to become incapacitated, do you know what will happen? Who will take care of you and your property if you cannot do it anymore? And of your children? Be aware that incapacity can take many forms and can have different intensities. For example, it may be due to a coma following an accident or a degenerative disease. Indeed, the law deals with incapacity in the following terms.

PET THERAPY IS RECOGNIZED AS A DEFENCE AGAINST CERTAIN CONDITIONS BY THE COURTS

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PET THERAPY IS RECOGNIZED AS A DEFENCE AGAINST CERTAIN CONDITIONS BY THE COURTS

The tenant appealed against a decision of the Régie du logement ordering him to dispose of his two dogs who live with him in an apartment of the Office Municipal d’Habitation. The tenant argued that the presence of his Schnauzer dwarf at his side is necessary for his well-being and that other small pets are allowed in the building (cats, birds, etc…).

How to turn paper into ringing cash or execute a decision of the Régie du logement

Published on by Me Kevin J. Lebeau

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How to turn paper into ringing cash or execute a decision of the Régie du logement

When a judgment of the Régie du logement condemns the tenant to pay the landlord unpaid rent or damages with interest it is important to know that it is now up to the owner to enforce execution of the judgment in order to get the money from the tenant. Obtaining the amounts awarded by the court is generally done in two ways: one which is called “voluntary,” the other by implementing the so-called “forced” way. We will first discuss voluntary compliance.

 

ECONOMIC DAMAGE IS NOT ALWAYS NECESSARY TO OBTAIN THE TERMINATION OF THE LEASE FOR FREQUENT DELAYS

Published on by Me Robert Soucy

ECONOMIC DAMAGE IS NOT ALWAYS NECESSARY TO OBTAIN THE TERMINATION OF THE LEASE FOR FREQUENT DELAYS -

ECONOMIC DAMAGE IS NOT ALWAYS NECESSARY TO OBTAIN THE TERMINATION OF THE LEASE FOR FREQUENT DELAYS

By an appeal introduced on March 6, 2013 the owner requests the termination of the lease and the eviction of the tenant, the recovery of the rent ($1400) as well as the rent due at the time of the hearing. Moreover, the owner asked for termination of the lease on the grounds that the tenant often pays the rent late. The owner, at the hearing, acknowledged that the tenant had paid the rent due, together with court costs and that no money was owed to him.

A clause in a lease prohibiting pets: is it infallible?

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A clause in a lease prohibiting pets: is it infallible?

The right of an owner to prohibit animals in his housing, with a clause adopted in the common interest and for the welfare of all occupants of the building, has been recognized by the judgments of the Régie du logement and is even the subject of a clause in the lease.