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My husband left me 3 weeks ago. We have been together for 26 years, and 20 years in marriage. We have a house. Do I need a lawyer to help me go through the divorce and separation of assets? Also, do I need to worry about… (Read more)
My boyfriend is threatening to change the locks on our home while I am gone to work. We just purchased our house 2 months ago and my name is on the mortgage and deed. What are my rights and what can I do if he does chang… (Read more)
I have been living with someone for 7 years so that assumes we are considered common law. I want to end the relationship. We bought a house together. I put $8,000 for downpayment and he put $3,000. I would like to keep t… (Read more)
I'm 21 and have practically raised my sibling(soon to be 15) for the last few years. My mother goes through cycles of being neglectful and emotionally abusive and I am afraid to move out and leave them alone. My mom's si… (Read more)
My girlfriend is 21, and I don't know if some of the stuff her family puts her through is illegal. For example, her mother wouldn't let her cook food to eat. Sometimes they wouldn't feed her for several days. Her mother… (Read more)
I currently have a shared custody arrangement, where we share the responsibility equally between us, while I retain the primary residence. I am wondering under what grounds can I apply to get this order amended?
My husband suffers from multiple addictions and bipolar depression and has been struggling for many years. Things continue to worsen and I have requested that he leaves the family home and we separate bearing, given the… (Read more)
My son is scared to death to go home as he is afraid of his dad's being abusive to him. I am not sure what to do. Please help
My ex-husband and I have shared custody of our 2 daughters. Our 16 yr old is having issues with her dad and has confided in me that he bullies her and has now hit her across the ear. Our houses are on the same street, a… (Read more)
I am going into the Separation Agreement and probably a divorce with my husband. We jointly own a house and a mortgage in Ontario. He's been living in Colombia for 10 years, and I've been living in Canada. I have no id… (Read more)
My wife and I have been married for 45+ years, we are both retired and my wife insists that I have to give her half of my pension each month. I tell her that we are married and therefore I do not have to give her half my… (Read more)
Before visiting a lawyer, I would like to know if it's possible for me to get my 15-year-old son's custody back. At this moment, Child and Family Services Alberta is my son's legal guardian because he has anger issues an… (Read more)
I have a settlement conference with my ex-wife and am unable to afford a lawyer financially as I am currently between jobs. At this time I am starting the bankruptcy process and am not eligible for legal aid. The lawyer… (Read more)
My wife and her family are considering helping my sister-in-law to leave her spouse with her children, due to some concerns about their safety. The intention is for them to leave Quebec and move in with us in Ontario. What are some of the legal considerations pertaining to leaving her spouse, and moving to a different province with her children?
What are the laws about having to pay legal fees for the other party in a divorce case? I was told that the winner of a case can force their fees to be paid by the other party? I question how it's determined who won.
Can I work if my work visa expired and I received PR invitation and applied? I have also applied for bridge work permit but still did not receive it. What documents can I provide to HR department to prove my eligibility?