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MAINTENANCE AND SUPPORT - Child support – Spousal Support - Considerations - Agreement - Variation or termination of obligation - Economic disadvantage of marriage

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 @ 8:51 AM  

Appeal by the husband from an order for retroactive child and spousal support in favour of the wife. The parties married in 1987 and separated in 2006. They had four children, born between 1987 and 1995. The husband supported the family financially while the wife looked after the household and the children. In 2007, the wife re-entered the workforce as a teacher's assistant. In 2010, a separation agreement purported to resolve property and support. The husband complied with the agreement until 2014, when he stopped making...