We are delighted to welcome family lawyer Vanessa Park to our Vancouver office.
In addition to her family law expertise, Vanessa has a background and an interest in business law. This combined skill set will benefit clients who are looking [...read full post]
Having a Will is important no what matter your circumstances are. However, when you are going through a separation from a spouse, it can be more important than ever to ensure that you have an updated Will that properly reflects [...read full post]
Categorized: Common Law, Estate Planning.
Child Support is not optional
Most separating or separated parents are aware that child support is mandatory. Unfortunately, fewer parents are aware of how the court can and should reach a decision regarding how much child support they should pay. [...read full post]
Categorized: Alberta, British Columbia, Child Support, Commentary, Legislation Analysis.
Tags: child maintenance, Child Support, Child Support Guidelines, Federal Child Support Guidelines, Guidelines, Hardship, Undue Hardship.
If you think there will be arguments over summer parenting time, the time to get a lawyer to help you resolve your vacation schedules is now.
Summer Holidays Parenting Time
As the school year winds down and the weather heats [...read full post]
Categorized: Custody and Access, Parenting Time.
What is a Spousal Waiver (Form 2)?
A Form 2, once signed and filed with the pension provider, authorizes the pension provider to stop payments to a plan member’s spouse after a plan member dies. The Pension Benefits Standards Act [...read full post]
Categorized: Pensions, Property Division.