Tag: Children’s Law Reform Act

Kunuthur v. Govindareddigari, 2018 ONCA 730: The parents married in 2004 and lived in the United States where their son was born as an American citizen. The family moved to Brampton in 2011, when their son was 6 years old, …

Recent case: Habitual residence, jurisdiction and custody Read More »

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A relatively new concept in Canada, voice of the child reports are one technique to ensure that children have the opportunity to be heard in custody proceedings. Such a report, sometimes known as the views of the child, provides information …

What is a Voice of the Child Report? Read More »

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All custody and access decisions are made using the best interests of the child test, as set out in section 24 of the Children’s Law Reform Act. The test has a number of factors that judges are required to consider …

Luke’s Place webinar: Understanding the best interests of the child test Read More »

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