Month: April 2016

Many women who have experienced violence have very limited resources for their family law case. Even when a woman has a job that pays her reasonably well, she is not likely to have enough financial reserves to pay a retainer …

What are the options when a woman is managing her case on a limited budget? Read More »

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Justice Pazaratz begins his decision in Coe v Tope (2014 ONSC 4002) by venting his frustration with parents generally who, at least in his opinion, fail to put the best interests of their children first. He writes: BREAKING BAD PARENTS: …

Recent case: Urgent motion for temporary custody Read More »

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McClintock v Karam 2015 ONSC 1024: The parties in this case had signed an agreement that they would refer any custody and access conflicts they could not resolve on their own to mediation/arbitration. This is a process in which the …

Recent case: Alternative dispute resolution and arbitrator bias Read More »

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If you are a service provider sharing legal information with women or a woman looking for legal information about your family law issue, you might refer to online resources. While there are some excellent legal information resources available online, not …

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