Podcast: Family Law Now

Family Law Now | Ep. 64: Divorce Day in Canada

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Written by Russell Alexander ria@russellalexander.com / (905) 655-6335

Episode 64

Russell Alexander, Michelle Mulchan, Carolyn Warner, and Annie Yektaeian, discuss the history of Divorce Day in Canada and the fundamentals of navigating separation and divorce.

The panelists cover the following topics:

  1. What is divorce day and why January each year?
  2. The difference between separation and divorce
  3. Common Law
  4. Living Separate and Apart under the Same Roof
  5. The Importance of DOS
  6. Cooling off periods in the DA
  7. What are possible financial scenarios for the matrimonial home?
  8. This can be scary, what happens next?
  9. Kitchen table agreements, Disclosure, and ILA
  10. Quick Tips
  11. Counselling Services

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Show Notes

Hear Ye, Hear Ye:  “Divorce Day” is Coming!

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About the author

Russell Alexander

Russell Alexander is the founder of Russell Alexander Collaborative Family Lawyers and is the firm’s senior partner. At Russell Alexander, our focus is exclusively family law, offering pre-separation legal advice and assisting clients with family related issues, including: custody and access, separation agreements, child and spousal support, division of family property, paternity disputes, and enforcement of court orders. We have locations in Toronto, Markham, Whitby (Brooklin), Oshawa, Concord, Lindsay, and Peterborough.

For more information, visit our website, or you can call us at: 905-655-6335.