What is spousal support?

What is spousal support?

In Ontario, spousal support is money paid from one spouse to the other for financial support upon the breakdown of a relationship. A couple is said to have been in a relationship if they were legally married; they were in a common-law relationship for at least three...
Separation Agreement

Separation Agreement

A Separation Agreement is — a legal contract between separating spouses or partners which helps the separating parties unwind both their financial and their family-related matters. Under Ontario’s Family Law Act, for a Separation Agreement to be valid, the partners...
A Word to Newlyweds: Mediation

A Word to Newlyweds: Mediation

The prospect of marriage sparks a wide range of new considerations which promote joint decision making. Taking on life together on life‘s terms is the crux of your informed decision to marry in the first place. Easily said but what does that actually mean when we...