Time-honoured wisdom contends that an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. We believe that the logic behind the saying remains sound. Many of our clients have reached the conclusion that it pays to anticipate adversity rather than being forced to resolve full-fledged conflicts.
Of course, conflict is sometimes inevitable, but even then, both corporations and individuals prefer to defend their rights on a realistic and practical level rather than wasting countless time and energy fighting for marginal gains. We share this desire for efficiency, and our approach constantly remains focused on resolving differences in a fair manner.
Our practice deals with many cases, large and small. We remain dedicated to the premise that all deserve that same degree of skill and attention.
We also believe in teamwork: many of our cases are reviewed and discussed in group meetings. When needed, we are able to gather an impressive array of in-house expertise, with specialists in all major fields on staff. The experience and credibility acquired by our firm allow us to extend our services to helping our clients deal effectively with difficulties of a legal nature concerning their rights, responsibilities and obligations.
New provisions of the Act to promote access to justice in family matters came into effect on June 15, 2012, extending the period for retroactive applications for support and outlining new obligations in terms of financial information sharing between spouses.
Recently, the Court of Appeal ruled on the interpretation of article 22 of the Environment Quality Act, which prohibits all construction projects that could impact the environment without the prior authorization of the Ministère du Développement durable, de l'Environnement et des Parcs
Me Joanne Côté of the municipal and environmental law group will lead a practical training session for the Association des directeurs municipaux du Québec (ADMQ)
Me Patrick Choquette was recently appointed to the board of directors and executive committee of the Fondation Cité de la Santé...
Prévost Fortin D'Aoust is proud to have been recognized for its citizen involvement and social commitment by the Chambre de commerce et d'industrie de Saint-Jérôme at the Gala des Zénith 2013.