2021

4 Things That Help Fathers Win Their Child Custody Battles

Law Blog

In family law, fathers have as much right to be primary caregivers to their children as mothers do. Whether in primary or joint custody, a father can adequately care for, nurture, and raise their children.  That said, no custody battle is easy, and it can be challenging to enforce parental rights. In some jurisdictions, the system tends to lean towards favouring the mother as the primary custodian while the father is granted casual involvement in his children's lives.

26 May 2021

Two common reasons why people decide to dispute wills

Law Blog

Here are a couple of common reasons why people may decide to dispute the will of a deceased individual. There is uncertainty about whether the deceased owned items bequeathed in the will Sometimes, a person can end up leaving an item to someone in their will, but after they die, the original ownership of this item is brought into question. This could happen if, for example, an item is a family heirloom and the deceased person was married when they died but did not check with their spouse before bequeathing it to someone.

17 March 2021