Family LLB Blog

FamilyLLB.com is a legal blog that was created by Russell Alexander in 2009, and includes writing contributions from across our firm. The blog focuses on contemporary issues in Ontario family law (and beyond), and features interesting trial and appeal court decisions. We also examine the Rules of the family court, court reforms and policy change, and release helpful legal videos each Wednesday.

Located at FamilyLLB.com, our blog includes over 400 posts in 95 different family law categories, and averages more than 10,000 visits each month!  Click here to subscribe.

Recent Blog Posts

Bitcoin and Divorce: Perils and Pitfalls

  Bitcoin and Divorce: Perils and Pitfalls We are seeing increasing divorce cases that involve Bitcoin and other crypto currencies. This Is Money reports that there have already been several divorce cases that involve Bitcoin. They rightly point out that discovery and tracing of this asset can be problematic for lawyers: “Tracing cryptocurrencies could be enormously […]... more »

Lawyers Turned Actors

Take a look at the behind the scenes of our new video shoot. We worked hard to bring you up to date information on important issues. New topics covered included child custody, spousal support, financial disclosure, and more. At Russell Alexander, Family Lawyers our focus is exclusively family law, offering pre-separation legal advice and assisting […]... more »

Are Surreptitious Recordings Admissible in Family Court?

Are Surreptitious Recordings Admissible in Family Court? A recent Alberta case called St. Croix. v. St. Croix gave the court an opportunity to review the Canadian law on whether surreptitious telephone recordings could be admitted in Family court. The background facts that sparked this review featured a mother who had asked the court to admit […]... more »

2017 Russell Alexander Charitable Giving Fund Grant Recipient: 541 Café and Eatery

2017 Russell Alexander Charitable Giving Fund Grant Recipient: 541 Café and Eatery FEBRUARY 5, 2018 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Russell I. Alexander Awards 2018 Charitable Giving Fund Grant 541 Café and Eatery is excited to receive $2,500.00. BROOKLIN, ON February 5, 2018 – The Russell I. Alexander Charitable Giving Fund provides grants and financial support to community […]... more »

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