September 4, 2018

Uncontested Divorce

After a breakdown in marriage, a party seeking a divorce may begin proceedings by bringing an Application for Divorce. To begin, the party […]
August 2, 2018

Various Types of Child Custody

As per the Children’s Law Reform Act, biological parents are equally entitled to custody of the child. However, if upon separation, the parents […]
July 15, 2018

Separation vs. Divorce

Upon the dissolution of marriage, spouses may elect to enter into a separation agreement wherein important decisions such as property division, child custody […]
June 6, 2018

3 Ways To Getting Divorced

Divorce is the legal mechanism that ends a marriage, following which you may legally marry a future (or current) partner. While many family […]
May 1, 2018

Severing a Divorce from the Corollary Issues

  While the term “divorce” in everyday life broadly refers to separating couples and all the associated stress, the “divorce” itself is usually […]
April 9, 2018

Divorce Law Pertaining To Inheritance

When married spouses separate, they are subject to the property division regime found in the Family Law Act, unless otherwise agreed to in […]
March 19, 2018

How To Prepare For Your First Meeting With A Family Lawyer

Fee Structure Lawyers generally bill by the hour, while in some circumstances flat fees may be offered. In either case, you should be […]
February 22, 2018

Retirement And Its Effect On Spousal Support

Spousal support payors in Ontario may assume that their obligation to pay support will terminate upon retirement, considering each party will have already […]
February 6, 2018

Divorce and Adultery Laws in Canada

In Canada, divorce is governed by the federal Divorce Act. The only ground for divorce is the “breakdown of marriage”, which can be […]