Foreign Divorce: Wilson v Kovalev, 2016 ONSC 163

This case involved a determination of whether the divorce the parties obtained in Peru should…

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The Dangers of Unequal Bargaining Power: Butler v Butler, 2015 ONSC 6796

The parties, Mr. and Ms. Butler began living together in 1979. They were married in 1982 and raised two children (both adults now). The couple jointly owned their home. Throughout their relationship and after, Mr. Butler worked on the automotive assembly line at Honda Canada. Ms. Butler assumed the role of a traditional stay-at-home mother; she maintained the home, cared for and raised the children, and had no substantial paid employment over the last 26 years.
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Rectifying A Mistake In A Court Order

Stephens v. Stephens, 2016 ONSC 367 In this case, Justice Raikes addresses whether a judge…

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Unreasonable Behavior, Bad Faith, and Reasonableness of Costs

Jackson v. Mayerle, 2016 ONSC 1556 This case examined several important aspects of costs determination…

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