Supreme Court creates more conflict in international custody cases
This article first appeared in Advocate Daily, April 2018. New guidelines mean more litigation and conflict The Supreme Court of Canada’s (SCC) new guidelines for international child custody cases will [...]
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FROM ADVOCATE DAILY: Once again, independent legal advice might have helped
From AdvocateDaily this week: In the case, an Ontario Superior Court judge found the separation agreement, which was signed without independent legal advice by a cardiac surgeon making around $800,000 per year, [...]
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FROM ADVOCATE DAILY: Bankruptcy shouldn’t be used to avoid paying family law costs orders
From AdvocateDaily this week: Bankruptcy should not be used as a tool to avoid paying costs orders, says Ottawa family lawyer Timothy N. Sullivan. In a recent case, Ontario’s appeal court upheld [...]
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FROM ADVOCATE DAILY: Putting time limits on spousal support waivers
Because it’s hard to know what your relationship will look like in 15 years From AdvocateDaily this week: Putting a time limit on spousal support waivers could reduce the chances [...]
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