I recently received some articles about how casual dating apps, like Tinder, have apparently led to a boom in unplanned pregnancies, often where the people dating are not yet in a serious relationship. So, legally speaking, what happens if a [...read full post]
Divorce law blog
In making an agreement or order for care and time of children the parties and the court must consider the best interests of the child only. Under the Family Law Act, Division 1, Section 37(2), there is a specific [...read full post]
When is Filing a Consumer Proposal the Best Option for Debt?
Guest Post – Gareth Slocombe, CIRP, CPA-CA, Trustee
Separating spouses may experience debt problems due to numerous reasons:
- Long term stress in a relationship;
- Difficult family situation before and
As a follow up to Rain Henderson’s 2015 interview with News1130 discussing the Ashley Maddison breach, Michael Proskiw takes us through the grounds and requirements that must be satisfied before a Court will grant a divorce.
When will the Court[...read full post]
Reducing Your Child Support Obligations Upon Loss of Employment in Alberta
Jobs can be difficult to maintain in this fickle economic climate in Alberta. If you have been laid off or fired and have ongoing child support obligations, then it [...read full post]