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Cohabitation and Alimony in the US

by Valery Turyshev, Paralegal Student, Centennial College   How Cohabitation Impacts Alimony Payments By Scott Stadler, P.A.    This article was written by a divorce and family Law Attorney Scott Stadle, who works  in Broward and Palm…

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Ethical walls and conflicts of interest

When I meet with clients for the first time, I tell them about confidentiality. The moment the client opens his mouth, I explain, I lose the right to act for his adversaries. And most likely,…

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Spousal misconduct and support payments

Doctor must support abusive husband Here is another example of role reversal in families, and how the law reacts to it. Kirk Makin writes for the Globe and Mail: A Cambridge, Ont., doctor has been…

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The heavy hand of family law

Domestic abuse law blasted Ontario’s “zero tolerance” policy on domestic violence has come into question following an unusual court case involving an Orangeville-area woman who was charged with assault after joking in emails that she…