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February 7, 2021

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

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

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: 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

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

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 […]
November 23, 2020

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

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. […]