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May 2017
Field Law Announces Voting Phase of Community Fund Program

Field Law, a western and northern regional law firm, is excited to announce the launch of the online voting phase of the fifth year of the Field Law Community Fund Program (the Program). The Program, which supports local pay-it-forward initiatives in the communities Field Law operates in, is now accepting public input to help determine how many of the almost 100 applicants will be awarded funds from the $75,000 available....


April 2017
Field Law Supports Pay-it-Forward Ideas of Local Organizations and Community Causes with $75,000

Field Law, a western and northern regional law firm, is excited to announce the launch of its 5th annual Field Law Community Fund Program (the Program). The Program supports local initiatives and causes within communities in Northern and Southern Alberta and the Northwest Territories. In 2017, the Program will donate $75,000 across all three regions....



Taking Off: Drone Law in Canada
What You Need to Know to (Legally) Operate a Drone

Did you know that people operating drones are considered pilots of aircraft? Or that the Canadian drone market is estimated to be worth between $100-$260 million by 2024? How about the fact that more than 300 Canadian companies fall within the Unmanned Aerial Vehicle sector?...


Our lawyers have a comprehensive knowledge of the Builders’ Lien Act, and are experienced in litigating builders’ lien and construction disputes. We are familiar and experienced with the registration and response to liens registered on land interests at Alberta Land Titles, as well as liens registered against Government owned petroleum and natural gas leases or other agreements at Alberta Environment. We provide advice and assistance as to the most effective and efficient ways to deal with liens, in order to maintain required cash flow, while preserving statutory lien rights.

We would be pleased to answer any questions you have and provide assistance regarding any aspect of the Builders’ Lien process, including such issues as to who has the ability to file liens, what lands can be liened, when the lien period commences, what steps are required to preserve a lien once it is registered, taking or forcing action on a lien, or removing wrongfully registered liens from title. Our lawyers are well equipped to assist you with any builders’ lien problem you face.