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Interim Advance Legal Fees

Posted Wednesday, March 13, 2019
 

 Interim Advance Legal Fees applications help level the family law playing field in Vancouver, BC and Calgary family law cases. Have you ever worried: “I don’t have money to pay my legal fees.  How can I pay my lawyer to represent me at trial?” Many… …Read Full Post

Vancouver Underemployment Support Lawyers

Posted Wednesday, March 13, 2019
 

 Vancouver Underemployment Support Lawyers help ensure paying spouses to work to their full capacity and that receiving spouses also do not shirk their responsibilities to try to become or remain self-sufficient. Making sure both spouses work to their capacity impacts both spousal support and child… …Read Full Post

Child Support Extraordinary Expenses

Posted Friday, March 8, 2019
 

 Our top Child Support Extraordinary Expenses lawyers handle hundreds of medium to high net income child support cases across Western Canada. Lorne N. MacLean, QC holds the record for one of Canada’s highest combined child and spousal support award of nearly $100,000 monthly in the… …Read Full Post

How Does Adult Child Support Work?

BC Family Property Valuations
Posted Friday, March 1, 2019
 

 How Does Adult Child Support Work? Our BC and Alberta family lawyers get asked this question frequently. Children who are committed to pursuing post-secondary education are normally entitled to be supported by their parents so they can obtain the skills and experience to be successful… …Read Full Post

Calgary Alberta Family Law Mediation

Calgary Support Underemployed Income Imputation
Posted Sunday, February 24, 2019
 

 Calgary Alberta Family Law Mediation Lawyers Disagreements between separating family partners can be difficult, often involving very contentious legal issues about children, child and spousal support, and division of family property, debts and liabilities.  Some of these disputes end up being decided by Judges in… …Read Full Post

Calgary Top 5 Parenting Time Principles

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Posted Saturday, February 23, 2019
 

 CALGARY TOP 5 PARENTING TIME PRINCIPLES (Part 2) By Peter Graburn Managing Associate MacLean Family Law Calgary. In a previous post (see Top 5 Parenting Principles Part 1) I discussed that if separated parents cannot agree on the major decisions regarding their children (ie. regarding… …Read Full Post

Top 5 Parenting Time Principles

Calgary Top 5 parenting time principles
Posted Thursday, February 21, 2019
 

 TOP 5 PARENTING TIME PRINCIPLES (Part 1 of 2) Call 1 877 602 9900 Peter Graburn senior associate at our Calgary office knows parenting is hard.  Even when parents are living together, it is sometimes difficult to agree on even the day-to-day decisions involved in raising… …Read Full Post

Resulting Constructive Trust Unjust Enrichment

BC Family Property Valuations
Posted Thursday, February 14, 2019
 

 Resulting Constructive Trust Unjust Enrichment lawyers deal with cases where someone put up money or effort with an expectation they would receive value in return. When someone takes advantage of these efforts and does not reciprocate with a share in an asset our Resulting Constructive Trust… …Read Full Post

How Do I Vary BC Interim Support?

How Do I Vary BC Interim Support
Posted Sunday, February 10, 2019
 

 Our Vancouver family lawyers get asked the question: How Do I Vary BC Interim Support? a lot. In most cases, Courts have laid down a principle that interim support orders are rough and ready justice and the matter will be fully dealt with at trial. However,… …Read Full Post

Do Support Orders Survive Bankruptcy

Vancouver Family Debt Division Lawyers
Posted Friday, February 8, 2019
 

 Do Support Orders Survive Bankruptcy? It is well known that child and support Orders are not extinguished when a paying spouse declares bankruptcy. Lorne MacLean, QC recently obtained an interim order barring a spouse from declaring bankruptcy in a complex hidden cash scheme involving a… …Read Full Post

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