Firm News

The Week Ahead – November 30th, 2015

This week we will review Should Court Grant Restraining Order to Block Ex from Posting “Private Intimate Information”? and With Parents in a “Power Struggle”, Is Kid Better Off with a Third Party?

On Wednesday we have a Video Clip about the Top Five Misconceptions About Divorce?

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The Week Ahead November 23rd

This week we will on our blog familyllb.com we will review Eight Years of Litigation Later – “Obsessed” Husband’s Court Access is Curbed; and Should Parents Be Barred from Posting About Their Family Case Online?

On Wednesday we have a Video Clip about ‪Two necessary evils — know your obligations re: income tax and spousal/ child support‬

Learn more by visiting www.familyllb.com or our main site www.russellalexander.com

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Nafisa Nazarali Completes Her Level II Collaborative Practice Training

November 16, 2015

Our Managing Associate lawyer Nafisa has completed her Level II of the Collaborative Practice Training. This training supplements the Level I training that all lawyers wishing to practice collaboratively must complete. The training focuses on further developing expertise in interest based negotiations, client assessment and suitability, managing client expectations, strengthening communications tools and managing a Collaborative Practice case.

Nafisa is a member of the Collaborative Practice Durham Region Group.

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The Week Ahead – November 16th, 2015

This week we will consider Jointly-Retained Experts in Family Law: A Good Idea – But With Limits; and Announce the Recipient of the 2015 Russell Alexander Giving Fund Grant.

On Wednesday we have a Video Clip about ‪Whether a parent has a right to move with a child — the concept of “mobility” in family law‬

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The Week Ahead – November 9th

This week we will review Does Family Law Deserve the Bad Rap? And Back-Dating Child Support – A Kids’ “Bill of Rights”

On Wednesday we have a Video Clip about Can a child support agreement or order be changed?

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The Week Ahead – November 2nd

This week we will review Kid Cuts Off Parent – Should Child Support Be Cut Off Too? And The 16 Ways to Know You are Separated

On Wednesday we have a Video Clip about another quirky lawyer video, this time by the .Texas Law Hawk’

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The Week Ahead – October 26th

This week we will review Parenting Coordinators – Can Courts Delegate to Them? And how Courts Are Not Above Lecturing Parents

On Wednesday we have a Video Clip about ‪When do the child support guidelines apply?‬

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The Week Ahead – October 19th

The Week Ahead

This week we will continue our 5 Divorce Questions from Across Canada series by Interviewing Lawyer Marla S. Miller and we will review Family Court Proceedings as an “Abusive Game” and a “Destructive Tool” – One Judge’s View

On Wednesday we have a Video Clip about What’s the Lawyer’s Job?

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The Week Ahead – October 12th

The Week Ahead

This week we will review Can a Parent Ask Court to Force Kid to Change Schools? And Does Mom’s Breastfeeding Impact Dad’s Access Rights to Baby?

On Wednesday we have a Video Clip about ‪Five things you should know about common law relationships‬

Learn more by visiting www.familyllb.com

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The Week Ahead

The Week Ahead

This week we will review Can a “Misbehaving“ Spouse Lose Out on Support? and More on Conscience-Shocking and the Rule on Unequal Splits of NFP – There is No Rule

On Wednesday we have a Video Clip about MIP — New process mandatory for divorcing spouses in Ontario

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