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The Week Ahead – July 16, 2019

This Week We Will Review

 

Today: Dad Wrests Custody After Mom Alienates Kids From Him

 

Wednesday’s Video Clip: 10 Tips About Collaborative Practice Agreements

Thursday: Dad’s Poverty Claim Foiled by Instagram Posts

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The Week Ahead – July 8th

This week we will review: Domestic Contracts 101; and Joint Custody? Parallel Custody? What’ the Difference? And When Can They Work?

On Wednesday we have a video clip about: Is looking at their financial documents spying?

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Welcome to the team, Carolyn!

Carolyn Warner is an associate lawyer at Russell Alexander Collaborative Family Law Lawyers. She has practiced family law exclusively for over eight years since her call to the bar in 2011. She is committed to providing her clients with empathy and sound advice and prides herself on approaching all cases with an analytical and tenacious mind-set.

Carolyn graduated from York University in the top 5% of her graduating class, having earned a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) degree in Law & Society and Sociology. She attended the University of Windsor Law School where she earned an award for outstanding ability in

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Happy Canada Day!

Happy Canada from everyone here at Russell Alexander Family Lawyers!

Have a wonderful day!

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The Week Ahead – July 1st

This week we will review: Case Involving Wealthy Indigenous Businessman Is Testing Appeal Court’s Patience; and Why Bother with a Marriage Annulment, Instead of Divorce? The Answer Lies in Canada’s Religious and Cultural Diversity

Wednesday’s Video Clip: Finding a Lawyer

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The Week Ahead – June 24th

This week we will review: Couple Ask Court to Declare Their Marriage Void – So That They Can Marry Each Other a Second Time; and Woman Loses Support Bid from Man with “Harem” of Others

On Wednesday we have a video clip about: How Long Does Child Support Continue in Ontario

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Top Blogs & Websites to Follow in 2019

Feedspot recognizes FamilyLLB in their lists for Top 100 Divorce Blogs and Websites To Follow in 2019, Top 80 Family Law Blogs & Websites For Solving Family Disputes in 2019, and Top 100 Canada Law Blogs & Websites for Canadian Lawyers using search and social metrics.

 

 

 

Visit FamilyLLB.com for our Canadian Divorce & Family Law Blog Website to learn more.

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Russell Alexander in Law Times

 

 

 

The situation is further complicated by the self-represented litigant not knowing what they don’t know, says Russell Alexander, principle of Russell Alexander Collaborative Family Lawyers based in the Whitby area.

They might be able to share in an asset, like a pension or an investment. But if they don’t know that they have a right to that, the issue may not be raised and the opportunity is forfeited, he says.

“The basic tenet of any agreement in Ontario is you want proper disclosure so you can make an informed decision as to the compromises you make,” he … more »

The Week Ahead – June 17th


This week we will review:

 

 

Tick, Tock: What’s the Legal Deadline for Trying to Set Aside a Separation Agreement?

 

 

 

Court Says: Being Abusive to Your Child’s Other Parent = Bad Parenting

 

 

 

Wednesday’s Video Clip: Benefits of Collaborative Practice… more »

The Week Ahead – June 10th

This week we will review: Adultery and Affairs: Understanding the Basis for Divorce; and Top 5 Questions About Adultery and Divorce in Ontario

On Wednesday we have a video clip about: 10 Tips About Collaborative Practice Agreements

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