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Thursday, July 21, 2016 @ 8:00 PM

Judges finding fault with the ‘early’ divorce

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Thursday, July 21, 2016 @ 8:00 PM

Calculating execs’ spousal support can be complex

Executives at large corporations (private and public) often have compensation packages that pose challenges for determining net family property (NFP) and calculating income for child and spousal support purposes under the guidelines. ... [read more]

Thursday, July 07, 2016 @ 8:00 PM

B.C. child support ruling sets ‘precedent’

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Thursday, July 07, 2016 @ 8:00 PM

Family Law - Custody and access - Considerations - Conduct of parents - Parental alienation - Practice and procedure - Orders - Variation or amendments of orders - Changed circumstances -

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Thursday, July 07, 2016 @ 8:00 PM

Conflict Of Laws - Conflicts by legal area - Family law - Divorce, including recognition of foreign divorces

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Thursday, July 07, 2016 @ 8:00 PM

Family Law - Custody and access - Practice and procedure - Orders - Variation or amendment of orders -

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Thursday, May 26, 2016 @ 8:00 PM

The multiplication factor

In family law, we are seeing an increasing number of clients with multiple ex-spouses and children from past relationships. These clients bring with them new challenges for family lawyers. ... [read more]

Thursday, April 07, 2016 @ 8:00 PM

He said, she said

The Jian Ghomeshi sexual assault trial has made headlines. Media attention has focused on the rights of the accused versus the rights of the victim. A very similar contest plays out every day in family courts all over Canada. Victims allege that their spouses committed acts such as sexual assault, assault with a weapon and uttering a death threat. ... [read more]

Thursday, February 18, 2016 @ 7:00 PM

More harm than good

Tasked with addressing the legacy of Indian residential schools, the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) issued 94 recommendations in June 2015. ... [read more]

Thursday, February 11, 2016 @ 7:00 PM

Nation ‘can and must do better’ say ministers of child treatment

It’s rare to witness the attorney general of Canada, or other cabinet ministers for that matter, enthusiastically welcoming a tribunal decision against Ottawa, especially when it means millions more in federal spending — in this case on upgrading First Nations child welfare services to be “substantively equal” to those protecting other children. ... [read more]