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Torkin Manes LLP
Shut in with their abusers 24/7 and with few options for flight, many victims forced to wait it out until COVID-19 restrictions lift.
Devry Smith Frank LLP
Family lawyer, John Schuman, discusses what impact does the Corona Virus have on child support, spousals support or alimony? he pandemic has brought dramatic changes to support...
Siskinds LLP
In May 2018 Bill C-78 Act to Amend the Divorce Act as well as the Family Orders and Agreements Enforcement Assistance Act and Garnishment, Attachment and Pension Diversion Act and make consequential amendments to another Act was introduced to Parliament.
Torkin Manes LLP
A global recession, soaring unemployment rates and an uncertain timeline for recovery are among the economic consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic. In the family law world, the ramifications are obvious.
Devry Smith Frank LLP
Does COVID-19 mean that separated parents should not let the children see the other parent? Does the coronavirus crisis justify breaching court orders?
Devry Smith Frank LLP
Child and spousal support obligations take effect either pursuant to a court order or a separation agreement (to be sure, many people make informal arrangements amongst themselves, though this is rarely advisable).
Devry Smith Frank LLP
Even during this pandemic, there are some separated or separating spouses who are trying to take advantage of the situation, and the operation of Part 1 of Ontario's Family Law Act, to try to get ALL of their ex's wealth...
Devry Smith Frank LLP
Andreina Minicozzi and Devry Smith Frank LLP are committed to following the guidelines and recommendations outlined by the Public Health Agency of Canada to ensure the safety and wellbeing of employees, colleagues, clients, ...
McLennan Ross LLP
While the world seems to have been turned on its head these last few months as we all adjust to the "new normal" necessitated by the worldwide COVID-19 pandemic, there have been some...
Devry Smith Frank LLP
Andreina Minicozzi and Devry Smith Frank LLP are committed to following the guidelines and recommendations outlined by the Public Health Agency of Canada
Torkin Manes LLP
Over the last two months, several urgent family law matters have proceeded before courts across Canada notwithstanding the significant suspension of court services.
Devry Smith Frank LLP
More and more, separating spouses are wondering how property issues will be dealt with in light of the pandemic, particularly as assets are dropping in value after separation. In Ontario, we follow an "equalization" regime under the Family Law Act.
Minden Gross LLP
We are living in unprecedented times. The importance of a Will–during this COVID-19 pandemic or anytime for that matter-simply cannot be overstated.
Cox & Palmer
At Cox & Palmer, we are working to ensure that we provide timely and responsive advice to our clients with custody and other family law issues, while keeping you up to date on recent legal decisions.
Siskinds LLP
Did you know that if you have been hurt in a motor vehicle collision seriously enough to receive an award for pain and suffering, it may be reduced by $39,556.53?
Devry Smith Frank LLP
This pandemic has brought the surge of another life or death danger: women and children who are forced to self-isolate with their abusive partners.
Clark Wilson LLP
Long term care facilities have been described as the "front line" of the battle with COVID-19. Long before the pandemic, seniors' advocates have cautioned that these facilities
Clark Wilson LLP
National Advance Care Planning Day arose out of concern that a majority of Canadians are not prepared for care that may be required if they are not able to speak for themselves.
Torkin Manes LLP
Spring is wedding season — or at least it was, before the pandemic hit.
Watson Goepel LLP
Due to COVID-19, limitation periods for commencing a family law action, proceeding, claim or appeal in B.C. are temporarily suspended,...
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