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Devil in the details in case involving termination of spousal support

Monday, March 26, 2018 @ 8:48 AM | By Steven Benmor

Of all the different areas of family law, the one topic that remains confusing to spouses and lawyers following separation is the ending date of spousal support after a long-term marriage. The decision of Choquette v. Choquette 2018 ONSC 1435 released by Justice Kenneth Hood on March 1, 2018, quickly raised eyebrows. How could a judge rule that a man worth $14 million and with historical earnings of about $1 million per year be granted an order terminating spousal support to his wife and mother of...