New workplace rules were announced by the Alberta government in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and will remain in effect until the public health emergency subsides. These new rules include changes to temporary layoff durations, notice requirements, and termination. If you’re an employer or recently-terminated employee seeking legal guidance regarding the Alberta Employment Standards Code,…

In Alberta, Nunavut and the NWT, all car insurance policies have mandatory provisions dealing with treatment costs under Section B of each jurisdiction’s standard automobile policy. These provisions are known as Section B Benefits, and they are based on a no-fault concept. This means that it does not matter who is responsible for causing a…

RE: Keith Macey, Barrister and Solicitor May 3, 2020   I was in an automobile accident in 2018. I researched on line, to find a professional well reviewed lawyer to represent me. It took no time to see that Keith Macey was that lawyer. All reviews pointed to the kind of lawyer I was looking…

We are here to assist you Some of our clients have expressed a keen interest in preparing their Wills, Power of Attorney and Personal Directives at this time. We have developed a safe and convenient protocol for assisting our clients in completing these very important documents. Please call our office to set up a telephone…

We would like to update you on how Ahlstrom Wright is navigating the COVID-19 situation. Our commitment to our clients and colleagues is to take all reasonable, recommended steps to protect you from illness. All lawyers and support staff will be working remotely from home and are able to access all resources required to serve…

After a motor vehicle collision, you may be confused about your options. Hiring a personal injury lawyer can protect your rights and file a personal injury claim.

How much will it cost to file a personal injury claim? Hiring a lawyer can often be a confusing process. While the rates vary according to the law firm, here is an idea of how much it will cost to hire a personal injury laywer.

The legal services sector is known for its traditional nature. In the past, legal professionals were encouraged to use long-established methods to navigate the complexities of their day-to-day tasks. Today, Ahlstrom Wright along with others in the legal sector are making strides and breaking barriers through innovation.   Bringing Innovation to the Legal Profession Ahlstrom…

Ahlstrom Wright’s senior lawyer, Lorne Penner has been a board member and vice-chairman of the International Justice Mission (Canadian division) for the last eight and a half years. The International Justice Mission (IJM) is the largest global anti-slavery organization in the world and Mr. Penner has been working as an active member of the IMJ…