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Getting Sole Custody In Ontario

Posted May 22, 2018
Do you have questions about getting sole custody in Ontario? You’ve got your sole custody agreement or court order and feel like you can finally relax? You can stop fighting with your ex about custody issues of your children. Right? Then why are you getting letters from your ex’s lawyer? Why do the letters state ...
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Family Responsibility Office

Posted May 22, 2018
Do you have a Ontario family law case that deals with support? You should discuss with a family lawyer how and when to contact and utilize the services provided by the Family Responsibility Office (F.R.O.).  F.R.O. is the best way for a person to enforce their court orders and domestic agreements to make sure that ...
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Why You Need Power of Attorney

Posted May 20, 2018
Are you wondering why you need power of attorney? Most people know that they should have a will in place. This is done to make sure that if you pass away that your loved ones will be taken care of. They will have some direction as to what you wish to have done with your ...
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Paternity Test During Divorce

Posted May 19, 2018
Looking for a paternity test during divorce? A common topic of new clients is whether or not they should even be involved in the family law proceedings their ex has served them with. Often the subject matter is the custody, access and support of a new born or young child. While some clients are critical ...
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Pension and Divorce

Posted May 12, 2018
In Ontario family law proceedings there are guidelines and rules that provide for special treatment of certain personal assets. When it comes to dividing your assets along with those of your ex-spouse, you need to plan. Make sure that you are not too quick with your decisions. Think about who is to get what items ...
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Inheritance and Divorce

Posted May 5, 2018
Do you have questions about inheritance and divorce? Losing a family member is never easy to deal with. Sometimes there is a silver lining in that you may receive some sort of inheritance as a gift from your loved one who has passed on. The last thing you want to deal with is then having ...
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Step Parent Right to Access

Posted May 2, 2018
When multiple relationships result in multiple parents and step parents, the lines of who has the right to access of the children can become difficult to define. The wishes of the biological parents and those of the step parents will often differ and arguments are likely to occur concerning the proper access schedule for each ...
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Preparing for Family Law Court in Ontario

Going to family law court in Ontario to deal with your family law matter can be extremely stressful. You should be preparing for court, especially if you are unclear as to what you have to do. Judges, court clerks, and security checks can make attending family court a nightmare. At the very least it might ...
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What is a Domestic Contract?

A domestic contract is a separation agreement, cohabitation agreement, or marriage agreement. It’s when you and your partner make an agreement about your relationship. It is sort of like an insurance policy in case things go wrong. There are three different types of domestic agreements: A separation agreement deals with plans for your children, property ...
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What Are Section 7 Expenses Ontario?

So you’ve paid your monthly child support on time and in full. Why are you still getting requests to pay for other things for the kids then? As outlined in the Federal Child Support Guidelines, there are different categories of child support. The monthly base child support that is typically identified in court orders through ...
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