Amendments to the Divorce Act

December 15, 2020

The laws concerning divorce in Canada have not been updated for more than 20 years. This has led to several criticisms from the legal profession and wider community that the Divorce Act is outdated. In response, Bill C-78 was designed to amend Canada‚Äôs federal family laws relating to divorce, parenting and the enforcement of family […]

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New Partners and Family Law

November 19, 2020

Family lawyers are often asked about their clients’ right to restrict their former partner from exposing the children to a new partner following the relationship breakdown. In some cases, such exposure can have a damaging effect on the children and therefore many clients seek some remedy to protect their children from it. However, a mere […]

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