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Is it possible to reopen a divorce settlement after 8 years when one partis life style drastically changed whole the other parties lifestyle stayed the same or improved? My decision to not take part of my partners pension at the time of divorce was due to matters of the heart and pressure from my son.

Lawyer's Assistant: What steps have you taken? Have you filed any papers in family court?

No not yet

Lawyer's Assistant: Family law varies by state. What state are you in?

I am in Canada

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The pension from his work was over a half million dollars

Submitted: 4 months ago.Category: Canada Family Law
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It can be done on agreement or by motion for modification due to material change in circumstances.Normally pursued by counsel by motion.Please let me know if the reply is acceptable by responding “yes” or “acceptable”
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