When married couples separate or divorce, they divide their properties. In Ontario, the division of matrimonial property is based on equalization of net family property.
Divorce proceedings are emotionally distressing and financially draining in most cases. Understanding the basic steps in the divorce process lets you know what to expect when the time comes to file. Here’s what you need to know.
Settling child custody is all about setting aside personal differences for the benefit of the child. The focus is on compromising rather than “winning.”
When you are ready to file for divorce, taking the right steps is essential. Knowing how to stay safe and protect yourself is the best way to ensure you and your children are safe from harm and that you can have the new beginning you were hoping for.
One of the most misunderstood aspects of family law is how alimony is calculated. In some states, there is simply a formula that is utilized. However, in New Jersey, it is much more fact-specific.