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What Usually Happens in a Domestic Violence Case?

Have you been charged with domestic violence? Below, we outline what you can expect over the coming days, weeks and months. If you need a lawyer to represent you, please contact us at Mickelson & Whysall Law Corporation. Domestic Assualt Case Process in Canada 1.  Arrest The first thing that happens is that you will […]

Definition of Sexual Assault and Consent in Canada

If you engage in sexual activity, consent is really important. Consent means that someone gives permission for something to happen. If the other person does not consent, then it amounts to sexual assault. Canada has a broad definition of sexual assault and can include grabbing, kissing and rape. In general sexual assault means violating the […]

Defending Motor Vehicle Homicide Charges

Car accidents are always scary. If you are responsible for injuring or killing someone while you were driving, there will be legal consequences. Our Vancouver lawyers can help you defend a charge of motor vehicle homicide. Our primary aim will be to show that the standard of driving was reasonable in the circumstances. We believe […]

What Kind of Lawyer Do I Need to Defend a Fraud Case?

If you have been accused of fraud, you need to hire a specialist fraud defence lawyer. This should be someone who has a proven track record of successfully defending fraud offences. If you are looking for a fraud lawyer in Vancouver, contact us now at Mickelson & Whysall Law Corporation. Call A Vancouver Lawyer Now […]

Sexual Assault & The Age of Consent

If you engage in sexual activity with someone who is not of the age of consent, you could face sexual assault charges. Sexual activity has a broad meaning and can range from kissing to sexual intercourse. Understanding the age of consent In Canada, the legal age of consent is 16 years old. This is uniform […]