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Parenting Time (Access) I FAMILY LAW FIRM TORONTO

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Parenting time (access) and decision-making responsibility (custody) are usually resolved based on the best interests of the children. Although both parents should be legally equally be able to see their children as much as possible, the courts will look at the most convenient and feasible arrangement that benefits the child. The courts are less likely to split parenting time in half, but rather more likely to focus on the quality of the child's life and what is feasible depending on the child's schedule and convenience.Some important factors in Ontario that the courts consider, according to the Divorce Act and the...

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Division of Assets and Property I Divorce Lawyers Toronto

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Ontario Divorce Lawyers Help You Divide Your Assets Divorce Lawyers will help you determine what assets you are legally entitled to and your chances of success when seeking an order for an unusual division of assets. As divorce lawyers, we are familiar with laws and their exceptions. We find ways to set aside separation or marriage contracts, as well as implement your right to a certain amount of property. At Rana Charif Law Firm, we are also modern certified negotiators. We negotiate settlements to close your case successfully and efficiently. Canadian Laws Governing Family Property And Ontario Division Family Property is governed by...

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Divorce

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Divorce Law and Legislation Canadian divorces are governed by the Divorce Act, RSC, 1985, c3 (the "Act" or "Divorce Act"), which is a federal Canadian statute. Federal statutes apply Canada-wide which means that divorces in Canada are governed by the same Law across Canada, despite the Province of either spouse. That is not the case for example for common-law partnerships or the division of assets and liabilities of a marriage. Both of these situations would be governed by the Family Law Act, RSO, 1990, c F3, which is a Provincial statute and only applies to Ontario.Corollary relief is also governed by...

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Separation Agreement

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A separation agreement is a domestic contract that is governed by the Family Law Act of Ontario. It is signed by both spouses, ex-spouses, common-law partners, or ex-common-law partners and their respective lawyers.A separation agreement is the quickest and most efficient way to settle matters after a couple's separation. In it, you can agree on terms regarding the division of your assets, household contents, matrimonial home, possession of home(s), child support, spousal support, parenting time, decision-making responsibility and more.Separation agreements can go well beyond 20 pages. They can be, and it is generally recommended for them to be as detailed...

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