As Alberta moves through its relaunch strategy, many lawyers will relish the prospect of moving forward and for many, it may be an overwhelming time. But lawyers should not let their guard down.
Even following the relaunch, Albertans may be working remotely more than they traditionally have. Ongoing social and physical distancing measures may continue to affect lawyers and their clients, and many Albertans will continue to face financial pressures. Fraudsters may prey on new confusion and fears that arise from the reopening of Alberta, as well as the ongoing threat of further spread of the virus and continued economic turmoil.
Lawyers should be especially diligent in following all loss prevention recommendations. Read some suggested recommendations to mitigate against possible future negligence claims in