Divorce

How is Spousal Support Governed in Alberta?

How is Spousal Support Governed in Alberta?

There are two pieces of legislation that may govern spousal support in Alberta: The Divorce Act of Canada; and The Family Law Act of Alberta. 1. The Divorce Act The Divorce Act is legislation that applies if you were married and are now divorcing. It provides that...

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Separation Agreements in Alberta

Separation Agreements in Alberta

Throughout my experience as a divorce lawyer, my observation has been that the average person in Alberta who is going through separation is not clear why they would need legal advice for a separation agreement. This article will educate you on what the Alberta law is...

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Canada Divorce Act Changes Starting March 1st, 2021

Canada Divorce Act Changes Starting March 1st, 2021

The New Divorce Act: Changes in Terms Relating to Custody and Access Effective March 1st, 2021 the Canada Divorce Act is being amended and the terminology relating to Child Custody and Access will change. This will apply to Alberta and the rest of the provinces. Who...

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How to Divorce Without Damaging Your Kids

How to Divorce Without Damaging Your Kids

To start, this article is going to begin with some bad news regarding how divorce can be damaging to your children. However, the good news is that knowledge is power and that you can proactively take steps to learn about what you can do to minimize the damages. Read...

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