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August 2, 2018
Various Types of Child Support

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 Laws

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
types of divorce in ontario

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

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 and Inheritance

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
Meeting With a Family Lawyer

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

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
Adultery Laws in Canada

Divorce and Adultery

In Canada, divorce is governed by the federal Divorce Act. The only ground for divorce is the “breakdown of marriage”, which can be […]
January 22, 2018
Retroactive Child Support

Retroactive Child Support

New Child Support Guidelines came into effect on November 22, 2017. Child support obligations are calculated in accordance with the tables included in […]