February 7, 2021
Office of the Children’s Lawyer

A Simple Introduction to the Office of the Children’s Lawyer (OCL)

What is the Office of the Children’s Lawyer (OCL)? The express purpose of the Office of the Children’s Lawyer or the OCL is […]
January 24, 2021
Time Running Out To Anser Family Law Application

I Have Been Served With A Family Law Application, What Happens If I Do Not Respond (By The Deadline)?

I have been served with a Family Law Application, what now? When you are served with a family law Application, you are given […]
January 3, 2021
Access Schedules During COVID-19

Parent Access Schedules & COVID-19

What happens when a parent insists on changing the parent access schedule and on more time during the COVID-19 pandemic:  Medu v. Medu. […]
December 31, 2020
Voice of the Child Reports

Voice of the Child Reports: What You Need to Know

Children remain an integral unit of the family, long after parties separate. As such, the child/children’s views and wishes are a relevant and […]
December 20, 2020
Giving Spousal Support

How to Get Spousal Support in 4 Easy Steps

What is Spousal Support? Spousal support, sometimes called “alimony”, is money paid from one spouse to the other after the dissolution of the […]
December 15, 2020
Mother missing children, how to enforce custody order

Enforcing a Custody and Access Order

How can you go about enforcing a custody and access order? Despite having a Court Order, there are often times where one party […]
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 […]