Category Archives: Family Law

YOU HAVE THE RIGHT TO KNOW YOUR OPTIONS EARLY

The Impact of Family Mediation and Resource Centre’s (FMRC’s) Family Law Information Sessions (“FLIS”) YOU HAVE THE RIGHT TO KNOW YOUR OPTIONS EARLY The Ministry of the Attorney General of Ontario has established Mandatory Information Programs (MIPs) throughout family court locations across Ontario, providing attendees with general information about separation/divorce and the legal process. These … Continue reading YOU HAVE THE RIGHT TO KNOW YOUR OPTIONS EARLY

Don’t allow a total stranger to make crucial decisions about your child

“AFTER FOURTEEN YEARS OF PRESIDING IN FAMILY COURT, ONE QUESTION HAS NEVER CEASED TO AMAZE ME: how can two parents who love their child allow a total stranger to make crucial decisions about their child’s living arrangements, health, education, extracurricular activities, vacation time and degree of contact with each parent? This question becomes more mind-boggling … Continue reading Don’t allow a total stranger to make crucial decisions about your child