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August 10th, 2023 - Divorce & Family Law

Am I responsible for my partner’s debt?
Debt is a small word that carries an enormous impact! If you are reading this blog it is likely because you are feeling uneasy and wondering how debt accumulated during the course of your relationship will be divided as part...
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June 29th, 2023 - Family Law

Relocating with a child after separation or divorce
Relocating can be a fun and exciting new beginning however, it is one that can be made complicated when there are children involved. If you are reading this blog it is likely because you are considering a move. Your move...
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June 14th, 2023 - Family Law

Grandparents and their rights to grandchildren
There are a variety of reasons why a grandparent may be asking this question and it is important to understand that generally speaking, grandparents do not automatically have access or guardianship rights to their grandchildren. Seeking access to or guardianship...
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May 10th, 2023 - Real Estate

Judge rules against Sudbury couple facing $400K home repair bill Buying a new home is supposed to be an exciting milestone. It’s a huge accomplishment and something you’ve worked hard for and the last thing you or any new homeowner wants to experience is a massive and unexpected home...
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April 20th, 2023 - Divorce & Family Law

The Family Property Act
WHAT IS IT ABOUT? Brief History: The 1975 decision of the Supreme Court of Canada in Murdoch v Murdoch, [1975] 1 S.C.R. 423, concerned an Alberta couple who had married in 1943 and separated in 1968. During their marriage, the...
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