Family Law

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  • Assisted Reproduction Technologies

    $55.00

    This paper discusses assisted reproduction technologies in the legal context. It examines the history of the Assisted Human Reproduction Act, as well as potential regulations to the Act. It also highlights assisted reproduction technology usage, and provides a summary of the law governing surrogacy in Canada, outlined on a province by province basis.

    This paper is part of a collection presented at LESA’s Beyond Blended Families program in Edmonton on February 20, 2018 and in Calgary on February 28, 2018.

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  • Attacking Arbitrations

    $65.00

    This paper explores three approaches for attacking arbitration in court: (1) attacking the agreement or process, (2) attacking the arbitrator, or (3) attacking the award.

    Significant discussion of relevant case law occurs throughout the paper, and an included Appendix notes case law relevant to specific sections of the Arbitration Act for the purpose of further study.

    This paper is part of a collection presented at LESA’s 52nd Annual Refresher: Family Law program in Lake Louise on May 5–7, 2019.

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  • Bankruptcy and Family Law – A Not So Happy Marriage?

    $55.00

    These papers explores how issues related to the breakdown of a marriage, including support, matrimonial property division and dower rights, interact with a bankruptcy.

    Added bonus: Bankruptcy 101 Glossary of terms by Craig McMahon, Field LLP, providing an alphabetical list of typical bankruptcy-related terms and a concise explanation of each.

    This paper was presented at the Bankruptcy Seminar in January, 2014.

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  • Bankruptcy and Family Law: What a Solvent Spouse Should Know

    $55.00

    This paper examines some general principles related to the intersection of family law proceedings and bankruptcy, with a focus on strategies to protect the solvent spouse. It provides an overview of basic bankruptcy principles and considers timing and priority issues as between matrimonial property claims and a Trustee in Bankruptcy. It also discusses contents of matrimonial property agreements and orders, certificates of lis pendens, and other strategies to assist the solvent spouse. It includes references to further readings on bankruptcy and family law issues.

    This paper is part of a collection presented at LESA’s Matrimonial Property 2017 seminar held in Edmonton on February 14, 2017 and in Calgary on February 22, 2017.

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  • Bankruptcy and Insolvency Interacting with Family Law

    $45.00

    This author begins with some basic information on bankruptcy law for the family law practitioner, referencing the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act. He then canvasses these areas where bankruptcy and family law intersect: 

    • The effects of bankruptcy on matrimonial property division;
    • The effects of bankruptcy on spousal and child support; and
    • Changing priorities for common family law claims resulting from a bankruptcy.

    This paper is part of a collection presented at LESA’s All That Touches Family Law seminar in September, 2015.

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  • Basic Collaborative Law (Edmonton)

    $875.00

    Collaborative law training is one of the three courses necessary to become a collaborative professional. This course is recognized by collaborative law associations in Alberta.

    Date: April 25–27, 2019
    Time:  April 25, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM |  April 26 & 27, 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM
    Location: Fantasyland Hotel, 17700 87 Ave NW

    Price: $875 + GST

    Limited Enrolment Program. Register early to secure your spot.

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  • Basic Collaborative Law (Red Deer)

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    Collaborative law training is one of the three courses necessary to become a collaborative professional. This course is recognized by collaborative law associations in Alberta.

    View the brochure for more details.

    Date: April 26-28, 2018
    Time:  April 26, 7:00-9:00 PM |  April 27 & 28, 9:00 AM-4:30 PM
    Location: Radisson Red Deer, 6500 67 Street

    Price: $795 + GST

    Limited Enrolment Program. Register early to secure your spot.

  • Beyond Blended Families Program Materials

    This seminar examined a multitude of issues in various family law relationships. Topics discussed included residential real estate transactions, estate planning, and tax law issues affecting various family relationships. The seminar also discussed relationship agreements for polyamorous families, alternative reproductive technologies, and LGBTQ2+ literacy for legal practitioners.

  • Bill C-78, A Chapter in Canada’s Evolving Divorce Laws

    $55.00

    The introduction of Bill C-78 represents, potentially, the first serious amendments to the Divorce Act in decades. This paper provides a brief historical overview of the evolution of divorce laws in Canada and emerging trends. It then discusses how key proposals in Bill C-78 respond to current societal trends within the family law context.

    This paper is part of a collection presented at LESA’s 8th Annual Law & Practice program in Calgary on October 5, 2018.

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  • Breaking Up is Hard to Do: Tips for Separating Spouses

    $45.00

    This paper provides general information for Alberta spouses who have separated or are considering separation. It is written for clients, but contains information also relevant to lawyers representing clients in a separation. Information is provided on parenting seminars, legal representation, and alternative dispute resolution. The paper also discusses the first steps for spouses to take upon separating, and provides tips for splitting property.

    This paper is part of a collection presented at LESA’s Advising Small & Family Businesses program in Edmonton on February 6, 2019 and in Calgary on February 13, 2019.

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  • Building a Case for Property Division: Matrimonial and Common Law Property Cases

    $45.00

    This paper was presented at the Family Law Boot Camp seminar which was held in Edmonton on October 13, 2010 and in Calgary on October 20, 2010.

    This paper provides guidance and checklists to be used when:

    1. determining what must be proven in matrimonial property and common law property cases,
    2. determining what information to collect,
    3. how to collect the information under the Rules of Court,
    4. how to organize a file during the collection process, and
    5. analyzing information and disclosure.

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  • Business Issues in Family Law Matters Program Materials

    This program explores the interplay of corporate and business issues in family law. Topics discussed include corporate law issues in family law settlements, business valuations and business income calculations, matrimonial property issues for the self-employed, and tax traps in matrimonial property settlements, among others.

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