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Dispute institute launched

Thursday, November 10, 2016 @ 7:00 PM | By Hilary Linton and Lorne Wolfson

A group of Ontario family lawyers, mediators, mental health and financial professionals has formed the first organization in the country to establish professional standards of practice and support for all those providing family law dispute resolution (FDR) services.

The Family Dispute Resolution Institute of Ontario (FDRIO), a federally incorporated not-for-profit, was created in response to the growing access-to-justice crisis in family law. We believe we are building a better model to help families resolve their disputes faster, more cost-effectively and with more information that will permit...