Protecting Canada’s Seniors Act

Tuesday, February 19th, 2013

You may remember our earlier blog regarding the Protecting Canada’s Seniors Act (“Act”).  It was passed December 13, 2012 in parliament and received royal assent the next day.  The Act came into force 30 days after Royal Assent and is therefore law now. The ministry’s statement after the passing of the ...

“A stitch in time saves time”

Friday, October 22nd, 2010

Professionals and lay people have no doubt been part of or heard about the increased awareness of the issues facing the elderly whether vulnerable, capable or not.  Most however, are not aware of section 331 of the criminal code.  Section 331 of the Criminal Code of Canada states:   331. Every one commits ...