Step-parents are now a common feature in many families in Ontario. Despite their ubiquity, individuals are often unaware of the legal responsibilities which flow from this kind of relationship. Individuals often believe that,…more
Being a step parent is a role an increasingly large number of Canadians find themselves in. The traditional view of step parents has been shown to be a myth; step parents can often develop strong loving bonds with the children…more
Many individuals do not perceive any value in retaining the services of a lawyer. They may believe that they are just as qualified to provide legal services, or that a lawyer is simply too expensive, or they may have a myriad of…more
Many individuals are concerned about protecting their assets when entering into a marriage. They may have spent years developing their considerable assets into something they are truly proud of. Such individuals do not want to…more
The cost of a divorce or separation in Ontario is highly prohibitive. A family law matter might require a lawyer to draft letters, affidavits, gather evidence, and prepare a factum among other things. This is not even including…more
There has been a considerable amount of interest in the somewhat bizarre Facebook interaction between Angela Voelkert and her ex-husband David. Andrea created a fake Facebook account in an attempt to get information out of…more
The topic of unborn children is one rife with controversy and strong opinions. It is a confusing area where what a person considers being morally right, may not have any reflection in the legal system. Whenever an individual…more
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