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Forum: Parenting Issues 01-06-2020, 12:51 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 844
Posted By PursuitOfHappyness
ISO: mediator recommendation in Ottawa

Hi,
In search of mediator recommendations in the Ottawa area. We already have a divorce order - divorced for 7 years. However there are ongoing child parenting/custody issues. There is a mediator...
Forum: Parenting Issues 01-11-2013, 09:39 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,556
Posted By PursuitOfHappyness
Thank you all so much. I've got wind in my sails...

Thank you all so much. I've got wind in my sails :)

I will not go to this lawyer. I don't have the time to do all the research to self represent so I have to get a lawyer - so its back to the...
Forum: Parenting Issues 01-11-2013, 04:58 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,556
Posted By PursuitOfHappyness
Reality check: 50/50 for a 3.5 year old?

Today I had a bit of a shock.

I was interviewing a lawyer with over 30 years of experience and who came highly recommended from a friend who used him.

His comment was that because I'm the...
Forum: Financial Issues 01-10-2013, 07:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,661
Posted By PursuitOfHappyness
CS offset amount

I had an informal chat with a lawyer today and he mentioned that even if I get 50/50 custody - the amount of CS I will pay will be higher than the offset amount because I make close to 3 times what...
Forum: Divorce & Family Law 01-10-2013, 05:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 4,615
Posted By PursuitOfHappyness
Thanks FoF. I have used CanLii but unfortunately...

Thanks FoF. I have used CanLii but unfortunately the vast majority of cases are not reported there so doesn't give the complete picture.
Forum: Divorce & Family Law 01-10-2013, 01:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 4,615
Posted By PursuitOfHappyness
Ottawa Lawyer recommendation

After much research and interviews, I have compiled a short-list of lawyers that I would consider to hire as my lawyer. My case is contentious and the other side are playing hard-ball, wanting to go...
Forum: Financial Issues 01-10-2013, 10:15 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,222
Posted By PursuitOfHappyness
I want to be fair and avoid conflict. Like most...

I want to be fair and avoid conflict. Like most people (not sure about the ex though), I want to move on but don't want to get screwed in the process.

I know she needs a car to drive to work and...
Forum: Divorce & Family Law 01-09-2013, 05:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,554
Posted By PursuitOfHappyness
Thanks WD. Great link.

Thanks WD. Great link.
Forum: Financial Issues 01-09-2013, 05:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,222
Posted By PursuitOfHappyness
Transfer of car ownership

Hello Forum,
Got great advice so far so trying again. :)

The car my ex is driving is in my name. I pay the monthly payments and the insurance. She pays the gas and any maintenance.

I want to...
Forum: Financial Issues 01-08-2013, 05:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,660
Posted By PursuitOfHappyness
Thanks, did not know about the rule of 65. I will...

Thanks, did not know about the rule of 65. I will definitely use that.

According to their DivorceMate calculations its between $1300 to $2200.

What I find amazing is how unreasonable they can...
Forum: Financial Issues 01-08-2013, 04:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,660
Posted By PursuitOfHappyness
Thanks HD. Yes I agree, my strategy is to...

Thanks HD.

Yes I agree, my strategy is to first focus on entitlement. Cause her salary even though is roughly 1/3rd of mine; it actually increased over the duration of the marriage and she also...
Forum: Financial Issues 01-08-2013, 02:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,660
Posted By PursuitOfHappyness
Thanks. Yes we both moved into my parents house...

Thanks. Yes we both moved into my parents house from Aug2007 to Nov 2007.

A follow up question, will the courts view this as a "short" marriage or is there a hard cutoff at 5 years.
Forum: Financial Issues 01-08-2013, 01:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,660
Posted By PursuitOfHappyness
Spousal Support - date of cohabitation

Hello,
Recently joined the forums would appreciate help/advice on this following matter:

- ex and me started living together in my condo Sep06
- we sold it in August07 and started living with my...
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