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Jul 12

One of the most important reasons people choose to create an estate plan is to minimize the likelihood of disagreements amongst family and other heirs of an estate. Unfortunately, it’s Read More

Jul 5

Plenty of people in romantic relationships make the decision not to get married. While there are many good reasons for this, people involved in common law relationships should understand that Read More

Jun 24

Any complete estate plan, including a current, valid will, is one of the most important steps someone can take to ensure the financial security and well-being of their loved ones Read More

Jun 21

It’s natural to look at estate planning as a way to prepare for the future, provide for loved ones, and reduce the likelihood of litigation after a death. In the Read More

Jun 14

When someone is obligated to make child or spousal support payments, their annual income is used as one of the factors to determine how much they will have to pay Read More

Jun 7

Most people have been involved in situations where they attempt to address a seemingly simple issue, only to discover layers of complexity waiting below the surface. A recent divorce trial Read More

May 30

When families are preparing their estate to help look after a disabled relative, they may consider putting money into what’s known as a “Henson trust,” which is a trust where Read More

May 24

When parents find themselves involved in child custody and access disputes, they may find that their behaviour comes under increased scrutiny. A recent decision issued by the Ontario Court of Read More

May 13

Marriage contracts (also known as “pre-nups”) may not be the most romantic topic for couple about to get married, but they can be incredibly important for people who are looking Read More

May 10

In Canada, employers have a duty to adjust rules, policies, or practices in order to allow employees to participate fully and avoid being discriminated against. This is known as the Read More