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B.C. launches online tool for joint-filed divorces

Thursday, July 19, 2018 @ 11:05 AM | By Ian Burns

People can buy music and order pizza with the simple click of a mouse. And now, people in B.C. will be able to start the process of getting a divorce without having to leave the comfort of their armchair.

The provincial government has launched the Online Divorce Assistant (ODA) application, which helps with completing documentation for joint-filed divorces in the Supreme Court of British Columbia in cases without children. Joint-filed divorces are where both applicants agree on all family law issues relevant to their situation, such...