Catherine Willson shares the best tips for creating a properly-worded waiver that will be enforced by the Courts to act as a complete defence to liability.
What if your long-used hacking route crosses someone else’s land? A look at a surprising doctrine which may save your trail when owners fence you out.
As city meets country and more people without farm experience move in next door, conflicts are inevitable. Education and cooperation are the answer.
Knowing what the officials are looking for at EC-sanctioned shows can help you avoid running afoul of the stable guidelines.
We examine two hypothetical circumstances in which a farm owner wishes to transfer their land to their children, including the pros and cons of doing so.
Some stables have a “no dog” rule, but it’s difficult to have a “no children” rule. Learn how to protect yourself and your guests, with sensible barn rules.
If you buy or sell a horse, and particularly if there is a trial period, you must be aware of the existing Canadian laws that could put you at risk.
Lawyer Catherine E. Willson explains what you need to know about defamation in the horse world, so can protect yourself, on both sides of the fence.
What are your legal rights regarding leaving a stable, breaking a horse lease, or switching trainers? Keep reading to find out.
Protecting yourself and your interests during horse transactions.