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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
Spousal support can be payable to you or your spouse when your marriage or marriage-like relationship ends. However, entitlement to receive spousal support is not automatic. It must first be determined. There are three ways to determine entitlement to support. One,...read more
On June 8, 2017 the Canadian Bar Association’s Family Law Section and the Canadian Research Institute for Law and Family released a new successful parenting toolkit titled “Successfully Parenting Apart”. While designed for Canadian family law lawyers, it is intended...read more
On February 23, 2017 two members of our BHM team, Trudi Brown and Shauna Tucker, were invited to be guest speakers and shared their knowledge at the monthly Victoria Legal Support Staff Association (VLSA) meeting. As Family Day has recently passed, the VLSA members...read more