Topic: Legal

A delivery of a notice by bailiff of rent increase is not proof of receipt of the notice by the tenant

Article locked Published on by Me Robert Soucy

A delivery of a notice by bailiff of rent increase is not proof of receipt of the notice by the tenant -

A delivery of a notice by bailiff of rent increase is not proof of receipt of the notice by the tenant

According to jurisprudence, it is on the shoulders of the landlord that lays the burden of proving that the notices of renewal of a lease have been given to the tenant and, if applicable, are binding on the latter.

In the case of Bon Apparte v. Rivera i, the Quebec Court recognized that paragraph 3 of section 7 of the Regulations on the procedure before the Régie du logement is mainly applied to applications and requests made before the Régie

A non-compliant chimney: the syndicate is responsible for the costs of remediation work

Article locked Published on by Me Kevin J. Lebeau

A non-compliant chimney: the syndicate is responsible for the costs of remediation work -

A non-compliant chimney: the syndicate is responsible for the costs of remediation work

The co-owners of a condominium unit demand from the syndicate $2793.21 for reimbursement of corrective work they had to pay because the chimney serving their unit did not meet the requirements of the National Building Code ("NBC"). They also claim $706.12 for the fees of their lawyer, who they hired for the purpose of determining the liability of the parties as to the payment of the work.

Delays and mode of transmission of a Notice of Lease

Article locked Published on by Communication service

Delays and mode of transmission of a Notice of Lease -

Delays and mode of transmission of a Notice of Lease

The delays to change a lease
1. Fixed lease of one (1) year or more:
The notice must be given within a period of three (3) to six (6) months.

Recovery following a decision of the Régie du logement - Part 2

Article locked Published on by Me Kevin J. Lebeau

Recovery following a decision of the Régie du logement - Part 2 -

Recovery following a decision of the Régie du logement - Part 2

If, during the seizure, the employee must stop working, without leaving his employment, because of a work accident, the seizure will then be suspended. When the employee receives compensation from the CSST during a work stoppage it is important to know that the benefits thus received are not seizable under law. Once the employee will return to work the seizure will again become active and the employer must then again start withholding the seizable portion of the employee’s salary.

Recovery following a decision of the Régie du logement - Part 1

Article locked Published on by Me Kevin J. Lebeau

Recovery following a decision of the Régie du logement - Part 1 -

Recovery following a decision of the Régie du logement - Part 1

In the newspaper Le Propriétaire of October 2014 we treated voluntary payment agreements as a means of recovery of amounts awarded by a judgment of the Régie du logement. In this article we will discuss the topic of recovery of the amounts awarded by the judgment using the means of enforced execution, i.e. the different types of seizures.