Retroactive Child Support – Michel v. Graydon, 2020 SCC 24

Retroactive Child Support – Michel v. Graydon, 2020 SCC 24

– By Ira Tee, Associate Lawyer Applications for retroactive child support under the Divorce Act cannot be granted unless the child beneficiary is a “child of the marriage” as defined in the Divorce Act when the application is made. This was set out in D.B.S. v....
Lost Your Job Due To Covid19? Looking To Change Child Support?

Lost Your Job Due To Covid19? Looking To Change Child Support?

– By Par Sandhu, Paralegal During these unprecedented times, many parents have lost their jobs, experienced a decrease in earnings, or had their childcare cancelled.  Further complicating matters, British Columbia courts have suspended all non-emergency...