Barry Nussbaum

December 3, 2020
Child Custody and COVID-19 Vaccine

COVID-19 and Child Custody: If a COVID-19 vaccine becomes readily available

Negotiating a Parenting Plan In most sound relationships, both parents have custodial decision making authority with regards to their child or children. Post-separation, […]
November 23, 2020
Parents Must Act Fast to Protect Their Relationships with Their Children After Separation

Parents Must Act Fast to Protect Their Relationships with Their Children After Separation

Parents’ rights after separation Many parents think that they have inalienable rights as a parent and that those rights do not change as […]
November 2, 2020

A Guide to Equalization

Either spouse can apply for equalization under the Family Law Act of Ontario (“FLA”) after separation. This is however, restricted by a limitation […]
October 28, 2020
Non Parents Guide To Child Custody

Seeking Child Custody and Access: A Non-Parents Guide

In exceptional circumstances, a parent may be unable to provide the requisite care for their child, and a non-parent may be given custody. […]
October 19, 2020
Should a child attend school if there is a parental dispute?

Should A Child Attend School In Person or Remotely If There Is A Dispute Among Parents?

Will the courts get involved in resolving the dispute? Over the past few months our firm, Nussbaum Family Law, has received inquiries from […]
October 13, 2020
Child Decides Which Parent to Live With

Can a child decide which parent to live with?

But my child wants to live with me! When can a child decide which parent to live with? A child is entitled to […]
September 22, 2020

Divorce and Separation During The COVID-19 Pandemic

COVID-19 and the stressful situations it has caused have hugely increased the number of couples seeking separations and divorces. It is no surprise […]
September 16, 2020

Divorce Debt

Debt Incurred by One Spouse Generally, the spouse who incurred debt during the marriage is solely responsible for paying it back. For example, […]
September 16, 2020

Legal Aid

Legal Aid Ontario (LAO) provides legal assistance to people who cannot afford private counsel. In the family law context, LAO issues “Certificates” to […]