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Posted on March 23, 2010 In Articles, Family Law
March 23, 2010 By Brad Smith Custody of a child is determined according to the best interests of the child. Factors considered in determining the best [...]
Posted on March 17, 2010 In Articles, Family Law
March 17, 2010 By Brad Smith There are several issues that arise in family law, including spousal support, child support, possession, division, and equalization of property [...]
Posted on February 1, 2010 In Articles, General & Commercial Litigation
February 1, 2010 By Brad Smith Several important changes affecting the civil courts designed to increase access to justice, reduce delay and lower the costs of [...]
Posted on December 15, 2009 In Articles, Labour Relations & Employment Law
December 15, 2009 On December 15, 2009 Bill 168, the Occupational Health and Safety Amendment Act (Violence and Harassment in the Workplace) received Royal Assent. Bill 168 [...]
Posted on October 30, 2009 In Articles, Personal Injury & Insurance Litigation
October 30, 2009 By Brian Babcock The short answer is as much as you can afford. For most people, liability insurance comes in 2 or 3 [...]
Posted on October 16, 2009 In Articles, Personal Injury & Insurance Litigation
October 16, 2009 By Brian Babcock The Ontario Court of Appeal recently upheld a jury verdict which assessed damages at over $15 million dollars for a [...]
Posted on March 9, 2009 In Articles, Family Law
March 9, 2009 By Brad Smith Most people have likely heard of the Tax Free Savings Account or TFSA. They became available January 1, 2009. A [...]
Posted on February 27, 2009 In Articles, Family Law
February 27, 2009 By Brad Smith When married spouses separate, the property settlement (known as an equalization payment in Ontario) is based upon two dates: the [...]
Posted on June 2, 2008 In Articles, Real Estate Law
June 2, 2008 By Brian Babcock Developers and landlords must bear their own losses if they fail to secure a binding contract with a proposed tenant [...]
Posted on March 11, 2008 In Articles, Family Law
March 11, 2008 By Brad Smith The Children's Fitness Tax Credit became effective January 1, 2007. A parent may earn a credit of up to $500 [...]