Thomas, Efraim LLP can assist you or your corporation with a variety of your commercial real estate needs. We offer limited customized and/or limited engagements to fit every client’s needs and budget. We do not just find the problems but we offer solutions to help with your commercial success. Commercial Real Estate Acquisition and Disposition … Continue reading Commercial Real Estate Lawyers
Located in Oshawa, Ontario, Thomas, Efraim LLP offers a variety of legal services. Our experienced staff of lawyers provide legal assistance in the areas of Real Estate Law, Wills and Estates,Business Law, and uncontested divorces. Exceptional Service & Flat Rate Fees Thomas, Efraim LLP was established in 2015 as a result of the merger of the … Continue reading Welcome to Thomas, Efraim LLP
Intestacy or dying intestate is when a person dies without a valid will. This happens if there is no will, the will is not drafted or executed correctly, or the will cannot be found. In this case, someone needs to apply to the superior court for the power to administer the estate.. Thomas, Efraim LLP … Continue reading Intestate – When someone dies without a will (Probate when there is no will)
Estate planning lawyers help you prepare and plan for the future. While the adage that “nothing is certain but death and taxes” is true, it is often difficult for clients to think about and prepare for the future. The Estate Planning lawyers at Thomas, Efraim LLP are here to help you in a friendly, professional … Continue reading Preparing & Protecting Your Estate For the Future
How do you probate an estate in Ontario? With wills, probating estates or administering an intestate estate, the role of administering the estate falls to the executor, executrix, personal administrator or administrator. The title of the role will vary depending on if the deceased had a will or not. The general process is described below … Continue reading Obligations and Duties of an Executor: How do you probate an estate?
Getting Help From Probate Lawyers with the Application Probate lawyers (also called estate lawyers) help you with the steps required to finalize an estate. Usually the executor or executrix of a will does this. During probate, the assets or property of someone who has died are given to the beneficiaries named in that person’s will. … Continue reading PROBATE AND ESTATE LAWYERS THOMAS, EFRAIM LLP
Independant legal advice lawyers are called upon when you enter into certain legal agreements. It is intended to protect individuals from being taken advantage of. It also protects the contracting party who is getting the benefit of the agreement from being accused of cheating the individual. Independent legal advice is sometimes referred to as ILA. … Continue reading Independent Legal Advice
Refinancing Mortgages With Thomas, Efraim LLP Mortgage refinancing lawyers help people to pull equity (value) from their property. A mortgage is a document that secures a lenders loan. Everything below is equally applicable to financing or refinancing. The term mortgage financing is used when someone is getting a new loan on their property. The term … Continue reading Learn more about mortgage refinancing here
Commercial & Business Lease Agreements: Talk to your Lawyer Before Signing Leasing or renting commercial property is extremely important. Without space, your business cannot operate. It is a significant financial legal obligation that can last many years. Hidden costs, obligations and other financial pitfalls must be known prior to signing your lease. Each and every … Continue reading Learn more about our services related to commercial leases here
Real Estate Law Firms Functions When you Sell Your Home Real estate law firms will be able to help you when it is time to sell your home. In order to protect yourself and make sure that you do not breach your contract, a real estate law firm will do the following: Real Estate Law … Continue reading Commercial Law Services
Real Estate Law Firms Functions When you Sell Your Home Real estate law firms will be able to help you when it is time to sell your home. In order to protect yourself and make sure that you do not breach your contract, a real estate law firm will do the following: Real Estate Law … Continue reading Sellers
Wills & estates legal fees at Thomas, Efraim LLP. We offer flat rates so you know your wills & estates legal fees before you retain a lawyer. Transparency, honestly and integrity should be key to any relationship anyone has with a lawyer. This is why we post our fees. We are professionals who know our business … Continue reading Flat Rate Legal Fees for Wills & Estates
Find our fees for residential real estate transactions here What Flat Rate Real Estate Legal Fees Include Flat rate legal fee packages mean that all regular disbursements, when signed in Durham Region and the GTA are included. This means there is no additional charge for file administration fees, document fees, courier charges within Durham Region and the … Continue reading Flat Rate Legal Fees for Residential Real Estate
Flat rate legal fees at Thomas, Efraim LLP. We believe that our clients should know how much they will pay in real estate lawyer legal fees before they choose us to act. Transparency, honestly and integrity should be key to any relationship anyone has with a lawyer. This is why we post our fees. We are professionals who know our business. We know what a real estate transaction will cost. If we forget to witness something and need to send an extra courier, we are accountable to you for that.
There is no set time frame for when a will should be reviewed. For most people rereading their will is something they should do every 2-5 years. This way they will know if there is something that they need to change in their last will and testament. People can do this on their own or … Continue reading When Should a Will be Reviewed?
Direct Selling Thomas, Efraim has extensive experience in the direct selling industry. Our Direct Selling practice includes all tax, trade, regulatory and licensing issues facing direct sellers establishing a business in Canada. Our work includes: tax and structuring; document review; compliance; trademarks; and related matters such as privacy, anti-spam, and investment Canada. E-Commerce Stores E-Commerce … Continue reading Marketing and Ecommerce Law
Corporate agreements / Business contracts: Every business has assets. Some of the business assets are tangible. You can see and touch them. These include its key employees, its business premises (leased or owned), its employees and its inventory and equipment. Other business assets are not tangible. These include its good will, intellectual property (such as … Continue reading Corporate Agreement / Business Contracts
Considering Selling Your Business? If you are considering selling your business, there are a number of questions you will need to answer and important steps you need to take. Why Sell Your Business? The most common reasons for small business owners to sell their business is because of age or health issues. Selling a business … Continue reading Selling Your Business
You’ve have a new business idea or innovative product or service. Now what? A new start-up venture is exciting but also challenging. Often, as a founder, or part of a founding group, your resources are limited, in terms of start-up capital. It is very important to have trusted start-up business lawyers as legal advisers. Thomas, … Continue reading Start-Up Business Legal Services In Ontario
Business Buying in Ontario or anywhere is both an exciting and scary proposition for many. With the many opportunities of buying a business, come many risks. Lawyers can help you reduce the risks associated with buying a business. Picking a Business to Buy The steps of business buying are not complicated. Firstly, you must decide … Continue reading Buying a Business in Ontario
The wills and estates lawyers at Thomas, Efraim LLP are here to give you peace of mind. Estate planning lets you have your wishes followed, protect your beneficiaries and prepare for physical or mental incapacity. We know and respect that your needs are personal, individual and there may be sensitivities surrounding family members.
Business Law is key to our practice. Leon Efraim has extensive experience in corporate finance and securities Law, we advise clients on various matters ranging from equity and debt offerings, private placements and exempt offerings, share transactions, mergers and acquisitions, corporate reorganizations, continuous disclosure compliance, and registration matters for dealers and advisors. Our clients range … Continue reading Business Law
Thomas, Efraim LLP offers a number of real estate related services. We understand that the process of buying, selling and refinancing your home can often be very stressful for people. At Thomas, Efraim LLP, we pride ourselves on our ability to help simplify and explain the process in order to ensure that your real estate transaction is as stress-free as possible. We are a residential real estate law firm that cares. The help you need when buying, selling or refinancing a home (905) 576-5666.
If you are an individual or a business who has a matter involving a Tribunal, Agency, Board or Commission, you are dealing with an Administrative Law issue. This complex area of law deals with the conduct of public and private authorities outside of the court system. Our deep expertise comes from publishing, teaching and chairing conferences in administrative law, but most of all from working daily in the administrative justice sector in Ontario and at the federal level.
Your Real Estate Purchase Contract If desired, there are two options for your lawyer to review the real estate purchase contract. Review before you sign it. Until you sign it, there are no legal obligations under that contract. Instead, add a ”lawyer review” condition to the contract. This means that until you waive that condition, … Continue reading Buyers