Adams & Partners Lawyers
BFAs are divided into several categories – those relating to marriages and those relating to de facto relationships.
Parental responsibility is not the same as spending equal time with the child.
Stacks Law Firm
The transgender daughter argued that the deceased owed her a moral duty to provide for her maintenance and support.
Coleman Greig Lawyers
The Court has a wide discretion in deciding occupation orders for separated couples who cannot share the family home.
Depending on the outcome of a paternity test, a court can make a conclusive declaration as to the child's parentage.
Mellor Olsson Lawyers
If there is no body, estate assets can remain frozen for years until a Court order declares the missing person dead.
This case is a reminder of the risk of a family provision claim, even when there is a surviving spouse and parent.
The Family Provision Act 1972 protects stepchildren's rights to apply for provision from a deceased step-parent's estate.
Fogler, Rubinoff LLP
In what is becoming a familiar refrain, the Ontario government has once again extended the time for Wills and Powers of Attorney...
Without proper planning, your wishes may go unfulfilled, your estate will likely pay more, and ultimately, your beneficiaries get less.
Alexander Holburn Beaudin + Lang LLP
The Parents and Grandparents Sponsorship Program (the "Program"), which was recently announced by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada ("IRCC"), is now open until November 3, 2020.
Early in 2020, the Ministry of the Attorney General introduced changes to modernize the operation of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice ("Court") throughout the province...
Aird & Berlis LLP
At this difficult time, with all of us isolated for so long and the constant threat of contracting COVID-19 ever present, the members of the Aird & Berlis Estates ...
In September 2020, the Ontario government introduced Bill 207 – the Moving Ontario Family Law Forward Act, 2020.
O'Sullivan Estate Lawyers LLP
A few weeks ago, Google reported an increase in the number of searches on how to apply for Canadian residency and citizenship.
Clark Wilson LLP
Estate planning requires a delicate balancing of interests – you want to ensure that your loved ones are taken care of, but you also want to give to a cause that is meaningful to you.
To say 2020 has been a challenging year for many would be an understatement. The onset
of COVID-19 saw significant hardships for millions of people globally and the economic
The Cayman Islands has long been known and trusted by Chinese nationals as a jurisdiction to establish corporate and fund vehicles for outbound business investments from China or Hong Kong.
I want to transfer my property equally between my three daughters.
Anjarwalla & Khanna
A prenuptial agreement can be an effective tool for wealth planning and protection provided that it is drafted with foresight and fairness.