March 23, 2020

What does ADR Mean?

Alternative Dispute Resolution, commonly known by its acronym “ADR”, is an alternative method parties can turn to in order to settle disagreements. In […]
March 5, 2020

Who Gets the House in a Divorce?

When parties divorce, the splitting of assets is often a major issue. Often times, the largest asset the parties own is the matrimonial […]
February 19, 2020

Can Child Support Be Cancelled?

Whether child support can or should be cancelled is a complex topic that, like many other areas of law, depends on the circumstances. […]
February 5, 2020

Family Law Property Settlement Time Limits

The lawyer-client relationship and limitation periods in family law. In 2014, a Newfoundland woman, Cheryl Hefferman, commenced a court action against her former […]
January 23, 2020

How Long Do You Have to Pay Child Support?

One of the most common questions regarding child support payments is, how long does a parent have to pay child support? The answer […]
December 31, 2019

Do Women Pay Child Support?

  Do Women Pay Child Support? The idea that women do not have to pay child support is a myth. While historically a […]
December 26, 2019

Divorcing a Narcissist

When getting a divorce, parties should seek to negotiate and reach a settlement. This can be extremely difficult when a party exhibits traits […]
December 23, 2019

Collaborative divorce: An Alternative To Litigation

Collaborative divorce (colloquially referred to as collaborative law) has steadily increased in popularity across North America since its inception in the early 1990s […]
October 10, 2019

Myths Surrounding A Father’s “Rights” to Custody

There is an unfounded belief that fathers do not have equal rights to custody. Do courts actually favor mothers over fathers for custody? […]