Written Employment Contracts

DLG Employment

If you are a business owner the time will soon come to add a new employee to your empire – maybe your first employee or maybe your fiftieth, either way, you will need to decide whether or not to have them sign an employment agreement. Let us help you decide: have them sign an employment agreement. It might not seem necessary, …

Independent Legal Advice

DLG Corporate / Business

Certificates of independent legal advice come up from time to time when you are signing agreements or borrowing money. They seem simple enough – in fact they seem so straightforward that often people forget what the purpose of a certificate of independent legal advice (an “ILA”) is and treat its execution as a mere formality. The problem with that is …

Costs Against a Non-Party

DLG Litigation

At the end of any lawsuit, comes the time for the Court to settle the bill and award money to one or more of the parties. Basically, costs (as these payments are known) are given to compensate the winners for some of their legal costs and to punish the losers. Where a party has brought a lawsuit that is particularly …