Articles Posted by Chris Porteous

What Happens to the Matrimonial Home in Divorce?

What Happens to the Matrimonial Home in Divorce?

Posted July 29, 2019
What Happens to the Matrimonial Home in Divorce? The matrimonial home is most couples’ biggest asset. That’s why understanding how Ontario law regards this asset is so important. The following is a description of how Ontario law regards the matrimonial home when divorcing couples go to divide their property.   What Is the Matrimonial Home? ...
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Type of Lawsuits That Are Common Against Businesses

Posted July 4, 2019
Type of Lawsuits That Are Common Against Businesses   We put together a list of the type of lawsuits that are common against businesses. Running a business is more than selling products and services to the general public or to businesses. There are many pitfalls that can cause a business to go under, such as ...
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What Divorce or Separation Paperwork Can You Do Yourself?

Posted June 16, 2019
What Divorce or Separation Paperwork Can You Do Yourself? What separation paperwork can you do yourself? What separation paperwork can you do yourself? Has the relationship with your spouse has deteriorated to the stage of talk about separation or divorce? You might be wondering about how the process works and the formalities required by the ...
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Documents Needed To Get Your Ontario Divorce Started

Posted June 16, 2019
Documents Needed To Get Your Ontario Divorce Started There are many documents needed to get your Ontario divorce started. The documents needed to file for a divorce in Ontario may vary depending upon the circumstances of your particular case. For instance, if custody, support and other family law issues have been resolved through negotiations and ...
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Most Common Reasons Ontario Marriages End In Divorce

Posted May 21, 2019
Most Common Reasons Ontario Marriages End In Divorce We have put together the most common reasons Ontario marriages end in divorce. Marriage should last forever if the vows exchanged by couples are to be believed, yet 40% of Canadians married for the first time will see their marriages end in divorce. Raising a family and ...
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The Effect of Dating During A Divorce

Posted May 21, 2019
The Effect of Dating During A Divorce Dating during a divorce is a tough decision to make. The decision to end a marriage may be the culmination of months or years of marital strife and discord. While waiting for your divorce to be finalized, it is normal to want to reestablish old and new friendships. ...
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