Case with simultaneous actions in Belgium and Quebec could impact commercial cases as well, says lawyer
Event kicks off access to justice week
Courts are increasingly recognizing property rights for common law couples, but legislation has yet to catch up
Award recognises women who have achieved professional excellence and inspired others to do the same
New Quebec Justice Minister Sonia LeBel is carrying through on an election promise to modernize family law in la belle province. In March, LeBel announced a series of 11 public consultations across Quebec on the issue of family law reform.
New legislation from the NDP government will soon steer the heartbroken away from our adversarial court systems as they try to sort out such thorny issues as separation, divorce, property division, child support and custody arrangements.