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If claiming bankruptcy is a possibility for you and you’re thinking about separating or are going through a separation, it is important to know the effects of claiming bankruptcy on the division of “family property” and “family debt”. Recently, lawyer Samantha de Wit...read more
This article outlines five ways to support children when their parents separate or divorce. Information includes tips for communicating with children, courses available to learn about how children are impacted and what child focused professionals are available to help parents with their children.read more
Are you and your Partner Spouses? Some things you need to know about starting and ending a relationship whether you are married or “common law” … Whether you and your partner are planning to move in together, have children, make an investment together or anything else...read more
A few of our team members took the opportunity to switch out their lawyer hats for a different kind of hat... Kay, Shauna, Sam de Wit and Rappoport attended the Mad Hatters Ball, a fund raiser for the Boys and Girls Club at Bear Mountain on March 11, 2017. Kay was...read more
In British Columbia the law is that pets in a family law dispute are considered “chattels”. That means they are considered as just another piece of property to be divided between the parties. In fact, pets are often considered to be members of the family and...read more
Medical Services Plan (BC) - As of January 1, 2017, there are no longer premiums payable for children under the age of 19 or for dependent post-secondary students (this can include a student enrolled in full-time studies at a trade school, technical school or high...read more