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A Guide to Spousal Support in Ontario
01
Feb

A Guide to Spousal Support in Ontario


What is Spousal Support? Spousal support (known as “alimony” in the United States of America) is the financial compensation paid by one partner to the other partner following separation or divorce, generally paid on a monthly basis or by a lump sum. There are two statutes pursuant to which an order for spousal support can […]


Getting Laid Off During COVID-19
24
Apr

Getting Laid Off During COVID-19


Child and spousal support obligations in the COVID-19 era The effects of the COVID-19 pandemic have quickly taken a toll on almost everyone’s physical, mentaland financial well-being. Government regulations enforcing social distancing and closure of all nonessential businesses has resulted in widespread job loss and employment insecurity. This can impact theability to pay child support […]