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The Week Ahead – February 10th

This week we will review: Surprise! Father Changes Will to Benefit New Wife Over Devoted Son – The Law on Revoking a Will; and Self-Represented Litigants: Can the Court Bend the Rules?

Wednesday’s Video Clip: Great Place to Work Certified

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The Week Ahead – February 3rd

This week we will review: Wedding Gets Called Off – Bride’s Sister Expects to Get Unused Wedding Gown; and “Friend of the Court”, Part Two – Where Parties are Self-Represented

Wednesday’s Video Clip: Top 5 Questions About Spousal Support in Ontario

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The Week Ahead – January 27th

This week we will review: Self-Represented Litigants: Is a Judge Obliged to Assist; and U.S. State May Allow Divorcing Couples to Live Sexlessly Under the Same Roof

Wednesday’s Video Clip: The Path to a Successful Divorce

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How to get divorced without going broke

Russ caught up with Carola Vyhnak from the Toronto Star to share tips and advice on navigating a divorce without going broke. Check out the full article here.

He also talked about his new book, “Everything You Need to Know About Divorce,” hitting shelves later this year. In the book, Russ discusses options such as alternative dispute resolution, four-way settlement meetings and collaborative practice, which his experience has shown to be less contentious and less stressful ways for a couple to make tough decisions on mutually-owned property, custody arrangements, alimony and child support.

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Coming in Early 2020: Ontario Family Lawyer’s Latest Book Answers Your Questions on Divorce

Seasoned attorney Russell Alexander shares what he’s often asked at his practice

LINDSAY, ONTARIO—In his second book, noted Ontario family lawyer Russell Alexander has taken aim at the questions he faces most frequently by clients considering a divorce.

In “Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Divorce,” which hits shelves in early 2020, the Ontario divorce attorney gives a comprehensive overview of everything you need to know about divorce, from the basics of choosing a law firm to alternatives of going to court, to the legal process itself.

“Divorce law can be complicated and confusing,” said Alexander. “It’s especially hard … more »

The Week Ahead – January 20th

This week we will review: Who Was the Rightful Owner of “Copper” the Dog?; and What is a “Friend of the Court”? And How Do You Get One in Family Law Litigation?

Wednesday’s video clip: Persuading Your Spouse to Use Collaborative Divorce

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The Week Ahead – January 13th

This week we will review: Bride Asks Wedding Photographer for Refund in the Event of Divorce; and Did Man Owe Spousal Support to “Friends with Benefits”?

Wednesday’s video clip: Can a common law couple adopt a child?

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The Week Ahead – January 6th

This week we will review: Family Law Now – Our Most Popular Episodes; and FamilyLLB Wins 2019 Clawbie Award

Wednesday’s Video Clip: Saving the Golden Goose – How a Family Business Can Survive Divorce

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The Week Ahead – December 30th

This week we will review: Suing for Alienation of Affection: U.S. Husband Rewarded with $750k and; What to do if you have received a Notice of Default Hearing

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The Week Ahead – December 23rd

This week we will review: In Appeal Over Vaccinating Children, Can Parents Bring Fresh Evidence; and About the New Bill 161 – Proposed Legislation Tweaks Legal Aid, Estates

Wednesday’s Video Clip: Family Law Now Episode 15 Out Now

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At Russell Alexander, Family Lawyers our focus is exclusively family law, offering pre-separation legal advice and assisting clients with family related issues including:  custody and access, separation agreements, child and … more »