Ottawa Divorce .com Forums


User CP

New posts

Advertising

  Ottawa Divorce .com Forums > Main Category > Divorce & Family Law

Divorce & Family Law This forum is for discussing any of the legal issues involved in your divorce.

Closed Thread
 
Thread Tools
  #1  
Old 06-14-2006, 03:18 PM
Duped Duped is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Posts: 153
Duped is on a distinguished road
Default Clarification...

I just recieved this note from my Lawyer and for the life of me have no clue what it actually says...

"The motion has been adjourned and I am putting together Minutes that will hopefully meet your requests and get the matter settled.It is interesting that Your EX now realizes that the property issue is not ended by her bankruptcy."

What does the motion has been adjourned mean?

What is putting together the minutes mean?

Thanks

Duped
  #2  
Old 06-14-2006, 04:33 PM
Lindsay's Avatar
Lindsay Lindsay is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: Ottawa, Ontario
Posts: 378
Lindsay has a spectacular aura aboutLindsay has a spectacular aura aboutLindsay has a spectacular aura about
Default

Hi Duped,

When a court date has been adjourned, that means that it is no longer going ahead. Adjourning a motion means cancelling the upcoming scheduled date, but leaving the possibility of bringing the motion back to court if necessary.

Minutes of settlement are drafted when a party has accepted the other party's offer to settle. The offer to settle will include the basics of what is agreed upon, and the minutes of settlement is just a meatier version of the accepted offer to settle. It's much like a separation agreement.

Assuming the minutes are drafted and everyone signs, the minutes will be submitted to the court to show that all matters have been settled. At that point, the court will discontinue your proceeding.

I hope this helps.

Lindsay
  #3  
Old 06-14-2006, 07:13 PM
logicalvelocity logicalvelocity is offline
Moderator
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: Ontario
Posts: 3,943
logicalvelocity has a spectacular aura aboutlogicalvelocity has a spectacular aura aboutlogicalvelocity has a spectacular aura about
Send a message via Yahoo to logicalvelocity
Default

duped,

It appears that they just realized that they won't have success in their motion.


lv
Closed Thread


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Documents Ready ... need clarification DunnMom Divorce & Family Law 5 03-29-2011 08:30 AM
CCTB and child support - i need clarification please averytiredman Financial Issues 1 01-30-2011 03:41 PM
Motion Order clarification enkidu Divorce & Family Law 1 09-21-2010 02:53 PM
Procedural notice clarification needed! 2boys Divorce & Family Law 0 03-14-2010 09:50 AM
Having a court order looked at by a Judge for Clarification Mouse_117 Divorce & Family Law 15 02-16-2010 09:36 PM


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 06:15 AM.