Case Studies

Tannahill Lockhart & Clark Law LLP
29 Jun
Our clients, who we will call the Smiths*, were befriended by a man we will call Sam*. Sam got involved deeply in the Smiths’ lives, seeking to help them in matters of business, real estate, and spiritual matters. Sam gained the Smiths’ trust to point where they considered him a close friend and confidante. The Loan As mentioned before, the Smiths trusted Sam deeply. So when Sam asked for a $60,000.00 loan from the Smiths,...
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29 Jun
The client, who we will call Rosie*, suspected that her sister had been using a Power of Attorney to take money from her father’s account before he died. However, her sister was named as estate trustee under the Will and refused to provide any information. Rule 75.06 : Order to Compel Information We consulted with Rosie and brought an Application to force the sister to not only provide the banking records, but also the medical...
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29 Jun
Our client, who we will call Doug, was cleaning the BBQ that he bought from a National Retailer one night. After about 20 seconds of cleaning the BBQ, some metal from the BBQ flew up into his eye. He went to the hospital that night and medical care providers removed a piece of metal from his eye. Another piece of metal would eventually be removed from his eye at another time. Doug’ vision deteriorated progressively...
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13 Feb
Our client, who we will call Bob* owned a family cottage property with his Aunt, with two cottages being on the same piece of land. Both Bob and his aunt enjoyed each other’s company and shared expenses of the joint piece of land over the years. The Greedy Son Eventually, Bob’s aunt started to get older and spent less time at the cottage. Bob paid for the insurance and upkeep of the cottage for the...
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