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COVID-19 Family Law Blog Series: Essential Service Workers and Parenting Time During COVID-19

  Family Law in a state of transformation Each day the landscape of family law appears to be in a continual state of change as a result of the COVID-19 crisis. Many parents are seeking legal advice from us at this time, to ensure that they are able to continue to see their children despite increasingly [...]

Posted:Apr.03, 2020


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COVID-19 Blog Series: Preserving “In-Person” Parenting Time during COVID-19

Existing Parenting Arrangements and the Impact of COVID-19 At the present time most Canadian’s are highly familiar with the concept of social distancing and self-isolation during the present COVID-19 crisis. One of the biggest current issues facing many parents within the family law context is how to deal with balancing the need to self-isolate and [...]

Posted:Mar.30, 2020


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COVID-19 Blog Series: Courts Find Urgency Where Non-Primary Caregiver Unilaterally Alters Parenting Arrangements

Jackson v Doyle – Ontario Superior Court of Justice -  March 20, 2020 Our firm received information on a case heard in Ontario at the Superior Court of Justice on March 20, 2020. In this case the father of the children  returned from Brazil on March 13, 2020 and immediately demanded to have the children [...]

Posted:Mar.27, 2020


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COVID-19 Blog Series: Suspension of, and Changes to Court Ordered Parenting Plans or Access

Our law firm staff have decided to put together a COVID-19 Family Law Blog Series together and to provide you with updates on what changes the Toronto Family Law courts are  implementing during COVID-19. This post is useful to parents who are considering varying a Court Order that sets out a parenting plan for the [...]

Posted:Mar.26, 2020


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Parenting Time with Children or Access to Children

When one parent is the “access parent” or has parenting time with children of a separated relationship, the frequency and duration of such access or parenting time differs based on the circumstances of the relationship. There are different structures that can be implemented to ensure the best interest of the child is being adhered to. [...]

Posted:Jul.24, 2019


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What is a child custody and access assessment?

Access assessment is a report prepared and presented by an expert assessor that helps the court, you and your partner make decisions about your child including access, custody and parenting arrangements. Assessors are qualified individuals such as social workers, psychologists, mental health professionals or psychiatrists. The access assessment report is beneficial in the case that [...]

Posted:May.22, 2019


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Restraining Orders and the Family Courts

Many clients ask us to bring proceedings for restraining orders without having a solid understanding of what applying for one entails, from a family law perspective. A restraining order is typically sought and provided by a Court in situations when a current partner, or a separated partner is taking part in stalking, domestic violence or [...]

Posted:Aug.15, 2017


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