6th edition (Revised)

Canadian Family Law, 6/e

Overview

Canadian Family Law provides expert insight into a wide variety of legal issues that confront Canadian families today.

The sixth edition of Canadian Family Law, current to 31 March 2015, contains commentary on new cases decided since the publication of the fifth edition. There is new material dealing with the effect of substantial property division, interjurisdictional variation of support orders, and an entirely new chapter on appeals. The book will be of particular interest to judges, legal practitioners, mediators, arbitrators and other professionals who require an understanding of the law related to families. It also provides a unique source of information for law students and their professors.

Table of Contents

Preface

Acknowledgments

Chapter 1: Family Structures and Canadian Family Law

Chapter 2: Marriage

Chapter 3: Cohabitational Relationships

Chapter 4: Domestic Contracts

Chapter 5: Family Violence

Chapter 6: The Crises of Marriage Breakdown and Processes for Dealing with Them

Chapter 7: Divorce: Jurisdiction; Judgments; Foreign Divorces; Grounds for Divorce; Bars

Chapter 8: Spousal Support On or After Divorce

Chapter 9: Child Support On or After Divorce

Chapter 10: Parenting Arrangements After Divorce

Chapter 11: Appeals

Chapter 12: Remedies Available under Provincial and Territorial Legislation

Chapter 13: Matrimonial Property Rights

Table of Cases

About the Authors

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