Need Legal Advice? TapTo:Call/TXT Now

Landlords, Tenants, and Domestic Violence: Changing Locks and Barring Access

Source: ABlawg

Landlords, Tenants, and Domestic Violence: Changing Locks and Barring Access




By: Jonnette Watson HamiltonPDF Version: Landlords, Tenants, and Domestic Violence: Clarifying the Implications of Different Protection Orders Landlords, Tenants, and Domestic Violence: Changing Locks and Barring Access Report Commented On: Centre for Public Legal Education Alberta, Domestic Violence: Roles of Landlords and Property Managers This is the fifth in a series of blog posts examining some of the legal uncertainties facing landlords and property managers who seek to respond to domestic violence on their premises, as identified in the Centre for Public Legal Education Alberta (CPLEA) report on Domestic Violence: Roles of Landlords and Property Managers. For earlier posts see here, here, here and here. Among other problems, the CPLEA report identified the confusion landlords and tenants have about the implications of various protection orders for requests from a victim of domestic violence to have the locks changed (at 45). In addition, both landlords and tenants would like more power to…



Read more at: Landlords, Tenants, and Domestic Violence: Changing Locks and Barring Access

Canadian Legal Wills


Twitter YouTube Google+