Legal Insights

Family Law

Should custody always be awarded to a biological parent over other caregivers? In the recent case of BJT v JD, 2022 SCC 24 [BJT], the highest court in Canada has

Fees

“Retainer” Explained The term “retainer” can have several meanings: money, a relationship or an agreement. Here we are focusing on a money retainer paid into a law firm’s trust account

Fees

Most people never become involved in litigation, and that’s a good thing. However, sometimes people find themselves in need of either pursuing a legal issue in the courts or defending

Family Law

There are several resources online to help parents determine their child support obligations. Federal child support guidelines: The Federal Child Support Guidelines (the “Guidelines”) set out an amount for basic

Family Law How Parenting Arrangements Could Affect Family Events & Holidays

Many of our usual traditions have been interrupted and changed this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but for families going through separation or divorce, one of the biggest hurdles