Family

Ontario Court of Appeal resolves access rights between parents and maternal grandparents

Ontario Court of Appeal resolves access rights between parents and maternal grandparents

The case involved the court's jurisdiction to enforce access dates for three children

Ontario should adopt BC’s family law reforms dealing with family pets during divorce, say lawyers

Ontario should adopt BC’s family law reforms dealing with family pets during divorce, say lawyers

Pets are used as 'pawns' in family court litigation, says Russell Alexander

Mother denied procedural fairness when child removed to Pakistan on insufficient evidence: court

Mother denied procedural fairness when child removed to Pakistan on insufficient evidence: court

Motion judge erred in finding harm irrelevant to best interests of child

Ontario Court of Appeal allows wife to collect from husband's debtors through garnishment

Ontario Court of Appeal allows wife to collect from husband's debtors through garnishment

The husband has avoided paying his wife under court orders for more than a decade

Ontario Superior Court refuses to invalidate marriage contract due to a party's failure to read it

Ontario Superior Court refuses to invalidate marriage contract due to a party's failure to read it

He could understand contracts and had ample time to review the agreement

Ontario Court of Appeal denies wife's trust claim against her mother-in-law

Ontario Court of Appeal denies wife's trust claim against her mother-in-law

The court also rejected the contention that the property was a matrimonial home