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Inch Hammond Business Lawyers


Business Law Services

At Inch Hammond Professional Corporation, we recognize that running your business could be exciting, but there are legal rights and obligations that require critical analysis. As your business lawyers, we will ensure that your hard work and investments are protected. 12312
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Commercial Law

We can help your financial matters go smoothly by ensuring that your contracts protect your rights and interests. And if anything goes wrong, we can represent you in litigation and ensure that your business is protected.

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Bankruptcy and Insolvency

We help both creditors and debtors deal with financial setbacks. We know that these situations require a detailed understanding of bankruptcy laws and an ability to find creative solutions.

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Employees: Wrongful Dismissal

Strategic Representation In Wrongful Dismissal Cases Being fired means facing wage loss and a period of unemployment and uncertainty. Terminated employees often feel that they were treated unfairly. They need legal advice to determine whether they were wrongfully dismissed. Inch Hammond Professional Corporation has decades-long experience advising clients about employment matters in Hamilton, Ontario. If […]

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Administrative Law Judicial Review

An Effective Ally In Administrative Law Issues At Inch Hammond Professional Corporation, we have a great deal of experience appearing before administrative bodies. Regulatory tribunals, boards and commissions we appear before include: The Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario The Landlord and Tenant Board The Ontario Human Rights Tribunal The Land Compensation Board The Labour […]

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Cannabis Law

The cannabis industry has grown dramatically in size since legalization in 2018. Companies in the marijuana industry are involved in the cultivation, growth, and distribution of products for both recreational and medical use.

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Employers: Conflict Resolution

Providing Employers With Experienced Conflict Resolution Guidance Employers have a duty to deal with matters of hiring and firing. The law imposes legal obligations on employers, especially when it comes to employee terminations. Failing to observe the rules can lead to lengthy litigation. Inch Hammond Professional Corporation has lawyers with decades of experience advising employers […]

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Shareholder Dispute Resolution

Skillfully Resolving Shareholder Disputes A shareholder dispute can disrupt a business more deeply than any external conflict. When a company is divided within itself, it can be easy to lose direction and squander what you have built. And if the conflict becomes public, the damage can be irreparable, severely harming your reputation and destroying the […]

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Employment Litigation

Vigorous Representation In Employment Litigation Matters Facing employment litigation can be overwhelming for employers and employees. Such disputes can end up at the Human Rights Tribunal, before the Ministry of Labour, before the Small Claims Court or in the Superior Court. These disputes can be costly, time-consuming and disruptive to businesses and individuals. The lawyers […]

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Commercial and Corporate Litigation

Whether we are helping you with contract disputes, giving you strategic advice on employment issues or helping you defend a trademark, our aim is to keep your business running well and protect you from liability.

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Construction Law

We can help you make decisions to reduce the likelihood of legal complications. We can also defend your interests if you are part of a project that has run into trouble or turned to rubble.

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Human Rights Tribunal

Helping Clients Navigate Through Human Rights Tribunal Matters Employment conflicts have the potential to end up at the Human Rights Tribunal. This can have severe consequences for employers. Monetary awards are only one possible consequence. Employers also have to be worried about their reputation if a complaint is made against them. Inch Hammond Professional Corporation […]

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Contract Law

Contracts are important legal agreements that involve negotiating the best terms for the parties involved. When properly written and compliant with all legal requirements, contracts can help avoid costly litigation.

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Corporate Law

We help small, medium or large businesses set up, wind down, merge and defend themselves in court. We pride ourselves on providing clients with strategic advice for daily operations.

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Defamation Law

We have assisted clients in understanding what legal avenues are available when defamation harms their business.

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Indigenous Business Law

Indigenous business law is a highly complex area that incorporates many different legal regimes. As a First Nations business owner, the jurisdictional laws governing your operations on and off reserve can be highly confusing.

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Labour And Employment Law

Nobody wants a labour or employment dispute. A conflict can become financially destructive, bring disruption to the workplace and cause stress to everyone involved.

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Leases And Leasing

We negotiate, draft and interpret commercial leases to protect your interests. Our lawyers have been doing this for 150 years and haven’t tired of it yet.

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Real Estate Law

We can help you with development, purchase and sale of commercial real estate, including office, industrial, recreational and retail property. We also handle commercial landlord-tenant issues.

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Taxation Law

We have over a century of experience helping clients with their tax issues. Our lawyers are knowledgeable about federal, provincial and municipal tax law and can advise you about your obligations.