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Vancouver Family Property Division

Posted Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Vancouver Family Property Division involves the valuation and then an equal or unequal division of family property and family debt. New laws for Vancouver family property division have been in place for over 6 years now and Judges have decided how the rules for family… …Read Full Post

Top 5 Reasons For Divorce

Top 5 reasons for divorce
Posted Monday, April 15, 2019

Top 5 Reasons For Divorce. At MacLean Law we know a substantial percentage of marriages end up in divorce. So what are the: Top 5 Reasons For Divorce? In today’s blog, Peter Graburn senior Calgary family lawyer takes you through the most common reasons for married… …Read Full Post

Avoid These Marriage Agreement Mistakes

Avoid These Marriage Agreement Mistakes
Posted Sunday, April 7, 2019

Avoid These Marriage Agreement Mistakes – Learn from our senior high net worth Calgary and Vancouver family lawyers about how to avoid 6 common and potentially catastrophic mistakes when negotiating a Vancouver marriage agreement or a Calgary marriage agreement. If you are fortunate enough to… …Read Full Post

Retirement Spousal Support Termination

Michael Lam, Family Lawyer, MacLean Law Vancouver
Posted Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Retirement Spousal Support Termination lawyers answer the key question: Can my spousal support obligations be terminated if I am retiring? In Canada, Indefinite spousal support may be ordered in cases of long marriages of more than 20 years or where the Rule of 65 applies,… …Read Full Post

Vancouver Calgary Child Custody Variation

Vancouver Calgary Child Custody variation
Posted Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Vancouver Calgary Child Custody Variation lawyers handle cases when parents want to change an original order on child custody and parenting time arrangements. The recent decision of S.M.M. v. J.P.H.points out the test that must be met before the original child custody or original child… …Read Full Post

Calgary Separation Agreement Lawyers

Posted Sunday, March 31, 2019

Calgary separation agreement lawyers know separation agreements are a viable, independent and binding option for resolving disputes. Our top-rated Calgary Separation Agreement Lawyers also know most separating spouses prefer to settle matters privately and without the increased stress and cost of court proceedings to them… …Read Full Post

Calgary Post Separation Support

Vancouver family property division
Posted Saturday, March 30, 2019

Calgary Post Separation Support lawyers deal with cases involving changes to spousal support payments after separation. Frequently, Calgary Post Separation Support cases involve large gains in income by the paying spouse after an initial spousal support agreement amount or Court Order has been made. For… …Read Full Post

Unfair Family Agreements Lawyers

adult child support
Posted Sunday, March 17, 2019

Unfair Family Agreements Lawyers help parties set aside, vary, or enforce cohabitation, prenuptial, marriage and separation agreements. The Family Relations Act applied a test of “unfairness” and our new Family Law Act raised the bar and requires proof of “significant unfairness to vary a family… …Read Full Post

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