Child Support Obligations During COVID-19 In an article released by the Globe and Mail recently, we predicted that the next big wave of family law disputes arising from the COVID-19 pandemic would likely be support payments. Now with the Government of Canada’s unemployment portal officially open and an estimated 3.18 million applicants thus far, it […]
No “Get Out of Jail Free” Card – What NOT to do When You Owe Child Support A recent Ontario decision illustrates that courts will get tough with payor spouses who allow themselves to accumulate significant child support arrears by putting their other interests in priority to their support obligations. The facts were rather typical: […]
A separation occurs when one or both spouses decide to live apart with the intention of not living together again. Here is a list of 10 things you should consider.
A separation occurs when one or both spouses decide to live apart with the intention of not living together again. Once you are separated, you may need to discuss custody, access and child support with your spouse. You may also need to work out issues dealing with spousal support and property. You can resolve these issues in different ways. This blog discusses 10 things should should consider about divorce.
- How Base Child Support is Calculated
- Obligations to Pay Child Support Even with Undue Hardship
- How Long Does Child Support Continue in Ontario?
- Child Support in Ontario: Introduction to Child Custody