Divorce – How Budgeting Helps You Prepare ( Page 2 )

Divorce – How Budgeting Helps You Prepare

Even with the high rate of divorce in Canada, approximately 40 percent of first marriages end in divorce, few people are prepared for the emotional and financial impact. The sudden realization that your marriage is over and life as a couple is about to end can be emotionally devastating, but you also must deal with ...
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Managing Divorce and Children During the Holidays

Are you managing divorce and children during the holidays? Most newly separated or divorced couples wait until just before Christmas to decide who the child should spend the holiday with. Things can get busy in December with people taking holidays and time off work. It is best to pre-plan to avoid any last minute stress. ...
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Bill C-78 Changes to Canada’s Divorce Act

Changes to Divorce, Parenting and Garnishment Coming Canada’s Divorce Act, and parenting and garnishment laws, may soon be changing. As of November 2018, Bill C-78 was still being debated by Parliament. Here’s what the changes, introduced by the federal government May 22, 2018, could mean for your family. Bill C-78 would: champion children’s best interests protect ...
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Divorce Legal Coaching

There are three options in family law court: hire a family lawyer, self-represent, and divorce legal coaching. This article will discuss the pros and cons of each. A limited scope retainer is the same things as legal coaching. The lawyer is only being hired “at need.” When most people contact a family law firm for ...
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Family Law Case Conference

Our family lawyers often get contacted by potential clients asking about what a family law case conference is. We acknowledge that family law can be very confusing. There are also several self-represented individuals who do research online to understand the steps of family law. To clarify things we put together this blog. The purpose of ...
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Family Law Referrals

This article is directed at lawyers at other law firms, not for clients. Our law firm is looking for family law and estate litigation referrals. Our law firm was created to innovate the broken family law industry. We are happy to discuss how we are doing this. ClearWay Law is a law firm that is ...
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How Long To Common Law In Ontario

Our family lawyers often get asked how long it takes to be considered Common Law In Ontario. Most people hear that it is either two or three years of living together before they have the same legal status as a married couple. Most people think that if they have a child while living together, they ...
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