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Was reading the Canadian Divorce Act and noticed that there
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My husband is using money to make demands. In short, we are
My husband is using money to make demands. In short, we are only 4 months into a separation but he is threatening to withhold payment to me on the 15th if he does not get a few items from the home. Th… read more
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I have a separation agreement in place with my ex that
I have a separation agreement in place with my ex that requires him to pay $2200 a month for child support and $1000 for spousal. Due to the covid 19 he has been laid off but he's an employee of his o… read more
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I was hoping I could send you the part of a separation
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My daughter is legally separated, she has accepted legal aid
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Am IN CANADA ,i SEPERATED FROM MY SPOUSE SINCE ONE YEAR I
Am IN CANADA ,i SEPERATED FROM MY SPOUSE SINCE ONE YEAR I NEED TO KNOW AM I ELIGIBLE FRO SPOUSAL SUPPORT AND ALIMONY SUPPORT . WE HAVE BEEN MARRIED FOR 4 YAERS . … read more
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In my family matter, the judge issued s Reasons on June 30,
In my family matter, the judge issued his Reasons for Judgement on June 30, 2015 and one section was related to spousal support that I (the "Respondent") pay spousal support as follows: "The Responden… read more
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I noticed that the date on the NOA he provided is after the
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Hello Debra, Me again :) This time my question is about the
Hello Debra, Me again :) This time my question is about the division of net family property/assets in Ontario. Can money received as an inheritance be counted and therefore divided in the net family p… read more
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I have a question in regards to changing the current child
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In my Separation Agreement it states that "Spousal support
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enforcement proceedings for child support and spousal support
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Can a my ex husband pursue alimony from me if I have full custody
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I have been separated from my husband for 2 years after a 29
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My estranged husband just declared bankruptcy. Although I
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If I file for separation, now that my husband has left, do
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I have been separated for almost one year. We have signed
I have been separated for almost one year. We have signed a separation agreement with our lawyers that stated we would have joint custody of our sons, with no child support being paid to either party … read more
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Marriage duration 6 years, Current and last 2 years salary
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