Boulby Weinberg

ARTICLES

Financial Literacy for Family Lawyers – Trusts in Family Law

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Overview:

Trusts are a flexible tool used in all aspects of our economy. They were developed as a means of protecting and perpetuating the wealth of high income families.

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High Net Worth Matters – Outcomes, Procedures & Strategy

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Overview

Ontario family law has some of the most generous provisions for non-titled spouses in the world.

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Family Law Considerations for Intergenerational Transfers

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Family lawyers and real estate lawyers tend to act for the same clients. After all, families need homes to live in.

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It Is Probably a Good Idea to Speak to a Family Lawyer When…

Oren Weinberg | Download as PDF

As lawyers, we can easily forget that it is sometimes important to pick up the phone or walk down the hall to talk to a colleague who practices in another practice area.

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Spousal Support Advisory Guidelines: High Income Families

Sarah Boulby | Download as PDF

Almost a decade into the Spousal Support Advisory Guidelines (“SSAG”) era, we are coming to terms with the guidelines. Courts are using SSAG fairly routinely and thereby providing more predictability to parties although the suggested support ranges are not always met with enthusiasm by recipients or payors.

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Ontario First: Inter Jurisdictional Spousal Support

Sarah Boulby | Download as PDF

Canada, and in particular, Ontario currently has some of the most generous spousal support provisions in the world for claimant spouses.

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When will an Ontario court assume jurisdiction in Family Law Cases

Oren Weinberg | Download as PDF

Family lawyers are seeing an increasing number of cases in which one party challenges the court’s ability to determine a case on the basis that it lacks jurisdiction.

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Spencer v. Riesberry: Trusts Trump Family

Sarah Boulby | Download as PDF

Can a family home escape the designation of matrimonial home under s. 18 of the Family Law Act[1], with all the implications that flow from that,

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Disclosure in Spousal Support Cases: Advising the Family Law Client

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The Nature and Extent of disclosure obligations in the SSAG era

Once upon a time the quantum of spousal support was largely decided based on the parties’ lifestyle during the marriage.

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Top Six Trust Issues in Family Law

Sarah Boulby | Download as PDF

The trust is a powerful equitable concept originally developed in the context of family interests. This tool devised by upper class English families to protect their patrimony from falling into the clutches of their daughters’ husbands has evolved into diverse uses in the contemporary economy.

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ANNOUNCEMENTS

AIDSbeat 2018

Boulby Weinberg LLP is proud to sponsor AIDSbeat 2018 in support of the Canadian Foundation for AIDS Research on May 18, 2018, CANFAR.COM/AIDSBEAT.

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The Intersection of Business and Family Law for Family Lawyers

Sarah will be speaking at the Intersection of Business and Family Law for Family Lawyers program on May 16, 2018. She will be speaking on the topic of surprise double-counting situations.

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Financial Literacy for Family Lawyers

Sarah will be speaking at the Advocates’ Society’s, Financial Literacy for Family Lawyers program on May 1, 2018. She will be speaking on the topic of trusts in family law.

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Introduction to International Family Law Conference

Oren will be speaking at the International Academy of Family Lawyers (IAFL), Introduction to International Family Law Conference to be held in New York on April 20 – 21, 2018. He will be speaking on the topic of prenuptial/postnuptial agreements.

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Introduction to International Family Law Conference

Sarah will be speaking at the International Academy of Family Lawyers (IAFL), Introduction to International Family Law Conference to be held in New York on April 20 – 21, 2018. She will be speaking on the topic of high net worth matters-outcomes,

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Holiday Hours

December 15, 2017: early closing at noon

December 22, 2017: early closing at noon

December 29, 2017: early closing at noon

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Boulby Weinberg LLP is proud to sponsor Aidsbeat XX

We support the work of Canadian Foundation for Aids Research.

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Our office will be closing at 11:30 a.m. on August 11, 2017 for our firm summer party.
International Family Law

Oren spoke at the International Family Law Conference on April 28, 2017 in New York City, sponsored by the International Academy of Family Lawyers and the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers –

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International Comparative Legal Guides

Sarah and Oren contributed the Ontario Law section to Family Law 2017, published by International Comparative Legal Guides, iclg.co.uk.

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