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Forum: Divorce & Family Law 01-02-2022, 07:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,385
Posted By Kinso
More evidence that it's a bad business...

More evidence that it's a bad business proposition.



Yes, the court will accept MySupportCalculator. However, if the other side is using DivorceMate, and they've described the income more...
Forum: Divorce & Family Law 01-02-2022, 05:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,385
Posted By Kinso
I’ve never met a dentist who offered a free...

I’ve never met a dentist who offered a free cleaning (to a new patient) but maybe I’ve been looking in the wrong place!

If you said “I’m looking for someone to check some numbers for me”, I would...
Forum: Divorce & Family Law 01-02-2022, 04:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,385
Posted By Kinso
As noted above, a consultation and advice are not...

As noted above, a consultation and advice are not the same thing. It’s likely the case that your questions are too specific for a responsible answer to be given in a consultation. Keep in mind many...
Forum: Divorce & Family Law 12-27-2021, 04:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 214
Posted By Kinso
Very very rarely. It usually just paints the...

Very very rarely. It usually just paints the seeker as difficult and unreasonable. I would only advance this in the most unusual of situations.
Forum: Divorce & Family Law 12-23-2021, 05:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 245
Posted By Kinso
This will result in cost consequences at the end....

This will result in cost consequences at the end. Writing to agree with Stillbreathing.
Forum: Divorce & Family Law 12-23-2021, 11:28 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 214
Posted By Kinso
From: Fontaine v. Canada (Attorney General), 2018...

From: Fontaine v. Canada (Attorney General), 2018 ONSC 4182 (CanLII)
Forum: Divorce & Family Law 12-13-2021, 11:00 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 153
Posted By Kinso
Unlikely the judge would be made aware. But there...

Unlikely the judge would be made aware. But there will be cost submissions to do, and the best person to assist on this would be the lawyer who was there. Fire them afterwards.
Forum: Divorce & Family Law 12-09-2021, 10:21 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 420
Posted By Kinso
Takyen I'm going to disagree with you here. ...

Takyen I'm going to disagree with you here.

s.30s are not (globally) a waste of time, and case law is a bad source the measure their effectiveness. Keep in mind most cases settle, and even fewer...
Forum: Financial Issues 12-04-2021, 11:17 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 351
Posted By Kinso
File with FRO. Costs at a motion are to...

File with FRO.

Costs at a motion are to indemnify (partially) for legal fees. Not to make more money than you spent getting through the motion.
Forum: Divorce & Family Law 11-24-2021, 10:26 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 337
Posted By Kinso
Lack of a retainer agreement is a problem. ...

Lack of a retainer agreement is a problem.

Tasks should be sufficiently described on the bill to understand what was done in a general way.

The classic "$5,000 for services rendered" is not...
Forum: Divorce & Family Law 11-11-2021, 10:03 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 733
Posted By Kinso
Mediation may end up being a waste of time but it...

Mediation may end up being a waste of time but it doesn't hurt to try.

If you want to save money go without your lawyer and insist on 'shuttle' mediation. In shuttle mediation you and your ex are...
Forum: Divorce & Family Law 11-06-2021, 07:57 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 712
Posted By Kinso
Yes. Not giving the right of reply would violate...

Yes. Not giving the right of reply would violate fundamental Justice.
Forum: Financial Issues 10-19-2021, 11:21 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,108
Posted By Kinso
I love Justice Quinn. If he wasn't retired I'd...

I love Justice Quinn. If he wasn't retired I'd take files in St. Catherine's just to appear before him.
Forum: Financial Issues 10-19-2021, 10:13 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,108
Posted By Kinso
True, but an interim motion for spousal support...

True, but an interim motion for spousal support won't take years to be heard, and one does risk costs if not successful. If the claim is all but certain (ask your lawyer about this), then offering...
Forum: Divorce & Family Law 09-30-2021, 12:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 605
Posted By Kinso
This is not a question people on this forum can...

This is not a question people on this forum can answer. We've never met your kids, and know nothing about your work/life/living situation.

Also, if you cannot answer this question, maybe seeking...
Forum: Divorce & Family Law 09-22-2021, 09:24 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 546
Posted By Kinso
Yes. You need to 'serve' your former lawyer, as...

Yes. You need to 'serve' your former lawyer, as well as the opposing party with the Form 4. And then file the Form 4 with a 6B showing you've served the lawyer / OC.

Other posters are correct...
Forum: Divorce & Family Law 09-01-2021, 09:23 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 476
Posted By Kinso
I concur that 18+ "Children" should be more...

I concur that 18+ "Children" should be more responsible for their own finances. However, in family law that is not the presumptive method of payment.

Key word in this is 'should'
Forum: Divorce & Family Law 08-25-2021, 08:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 389
Posted By Kinso
100% true. Drafting is the easy part... it's the...

100% true. Drafting is the easy part... it's the negotiation that eats up hours.
Forum: Divorce & Family Law 08-25-2021, 02:14 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 757
Posted By Kinso
Probably not.

Probably not.
Forum: Divorce & Family Law 08-24-2021, 09:00 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 757
Posted By Kinso
Then it’s a question of reasonableness and...

Then it’s a question of reasonableness and imputation.
Forum: Divorce & Family Law 08-24-2021, 08:28 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 757
Posted By Kinso
If known they would prefer to use your income at...

If known they would prefer to use your income at the time.

So if there are arrears for 2018, they’ll use your 2018 income.
Forum: Financial Issues 08-24-2021, 05:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 477
Posted By Kinso
Probably not. Hopefully you get some...

Probably not.

Hopefully you get some credit.

Prepare for the fact that without an agreement, you may just be making a generous donation to your ex.
Forum: Divorce & Family Law 08-24-2021, 03:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 389
Posted By Kinso
Flat fee is dangerous for this as it's not...

Flat fee is dangerous for this as it's not possible to know how much negotiation will be needed. I'd be weary of flat fee.
Forum: Financial Issues 08-22-2021, 09:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 525
Posted By Kinso
A proper answer is going to go beyond the scope...

A proper answer is going to go beyond the scope of this forum. You need a lawyer to assist you.

There is no easy answer because the outcome depends on:


Who paid what
The availability of...
Forum: Divorce & Family Law 08-22-2021, 04:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 476
Posted By Kinso
No. Children (even adult children) should...

No.

Children (even adult children) should not be parties to these agreements. This is an even worse idea than lump sum child support.
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