Putting together the words “family” and “law” might seem counter-intuitive, but from the moment two people decide to live together, married or not, opposite sex or same sex, they are entering into far…
Corporate and Commercial Law – Howard Nightingale Professional Corporation. Why include business along with family and real estate Law? For one thing, as a client, you have no need of three separate…
Purchase and Sale of Commerical Real Estate Property in Toronto – Howard NightingaleReal Estate is one of those familiar terms that have a much greater complexity than people might realize.
Howard Nightingale Professional Corporation understands that the end of life of family members and friends are difficult times. Clients charged with the responsibility of looking after the affairs of the…
Howard Nightingale believes very strongly about justice and fighting for what is right.
Howard studied and graduated from the University of Windsor Law School in 1980 and was called to the Ontario Bar in 1982. Howard has been in private practice for over 29 years and is a member of the Canadian Bar Association.
I want to make sure that no matter what position you hold, every one has access to justice and everyone has the right to be heard. I also believe in fighting for the underdog and fighting for what is right”, says Howard Nightingale.
Canadian divorce is no longer the disruptive scourge it used to be The good news – especially if you believe that the strength of our Canadian society resides in its families – is that divorce is no longer the disruptive scourge it was through the 1980s and 90s....read more
As strange as it might seem, the judicial court’s developing approach to spousal support can be illustrated with a brief discussion of winter bird feeding. Many people enjoy feeding wild birds through the cold Ontario winters when the birds’ food sources become...read more
The previous and traditional sanctity of the signed contract is no longer a valid presumption. These are the days of social and political change in Canada, and that includes significant changes in the divorce landscape as well. Statistics show that divorce cases...read more
There’s a certain appeal for some people, to the idea of being incorporated, a clear sense of having made it: incorporated companies play in the major leagues: it’s no longer Adam’s Widgets, or even Adam and Eve’s Widgets; it’s now the A&E Corporation, or A&E...read more
The business partnership model Our last blog focused on the sole proprietorship business model. For small scale entrepreneurs, especially those just “getting their feet wet,” starting and operating a business by themselves is a viable choice. However other, obvious...read more
The Yin and Yang of choosing the right type of business ownership: Sole Proprietor (Part 1 of 3 series)
The sole proprietor enterprise The decision to venture from the salaried world to that of the self-employed is an exciting one, but it can be daunting, so you need to be well informed to make the best possible decisions. The first choice you need to consider,...read more