Continuing with your separation in a COVID-19 world

For those of you who are in the middle of separation and divorce, this uncertain time in our communities and world due to COVID-19 may create even more anxiety. What do we do now? How will our separation process move forward? What if a delay in the process leaves me financially vulnerable, due to employment issues or the state of …

Finding Peace in the Midst of Chaos

We have been living with the chaos and uncertainty of COVID-19 for a number of weeks now.  It is clear that people are receiving mixed messages about how they ought to be co-parenting during this time, how the economy will bounce back and whether our lives and work will be permanently affected by new rules about social distancing and remote …

What if parents disagree whether their child should get vaccinated?

In light of the now imminent distribution of the COVID-19 vaccine, separated and divorced parents will have to negotiate the decision whether to immunize their children against the pandemic-causing virus. Although the preeminent legal test in matters involving children remains determining what is in the best interests of the children, the current health calamity calls for courts to also consider …