Archive for the ‘Family Law’ Category

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Can A Separation Agreement Be Cancelled

September 18th, 2021

CAN A SEPARATION AGREEMENT BE CHALLENGED? Individuals seeking to separate from their spouse and do not want to rely...

Adult Interdependent Partner blog post
What is an Adult Interdependent Partner

September 15th, 2021

Most individuals have heard the term “common-law partner” used to describe an unmarried couple who have lived together for...

A Lesson in Communicating with Clients - Case Study - Young Family Law Calgary
MATLON v. ATTIA: A LESSON IN COMMUNICATING WITH CLIENTS

September 1st, 2021

Lawyers are governed by the Rules of the Law Society of Alberta and the Code of Conduct.  All lawyers...

Family Property act - Section 38 Acknowledgement
Family Property Act: Section 38 Acknowledgment

August 15th, 2021

SECTION 38 ACKNOWLEDGEMENT: Independent Legal Advice by Another Name? Any spouse or adult interdependent partner who has signed an...

What is a Separation Agreements - Young Family Law Calgary
What are Separation Agreements?

August 3rd, 2021

What are Separation Agreements? There are several methods to resolve your separation. Many couples go to court and resolve...

The Dower Act Remedies - Young Family Law Calgary Alberta
The Dower Act Remedies: Compensatory Or Punitive?

July 25th, 2021

  The Dower Act was introduced in Alberta in 1917 to protect the rights of a spouse not named...

Marital Property in Alberta Divorce Law
Marital Property in Alberta Divorce Law

March 3rd, 2021

Marital Property in Alberta Divorce Law As a marriage evolves, it is inevitable that the partners will accumulate assets....

What is Arbitration
What is Arbitration?

March 3rd, 2021

What is Arbitration? There are several different avenues for family law dispute resolution that can happen between parties, outside...

Spousal Support Lawyers Calgary
When does Spousal Support End?

March 3rd, 2021

When does Spousal Support End? What is Spousal Support? Spousal support refers to the legal obligation of one spouse...

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Prenuptial Agreements

December 24th, 2020

Prenuptial Agreement “Will you marry me?” “Yes!!! But first please sign this Prenuptial Agreement” Even though there is nothing...