Divorce Law Blog

Category: Family Law

Tax law hurts former spouses who share parenting

June 18, 2018|Written By Michael McKiernan

John Schuman says the family law bar is still reeling from the Tax Court of Canada’s judgment in Harder v. The Queen.

Family lawyers say Canada’s outdated tax laws are penalizing former spouses who enter shared parenting arrangements for the care of their children.

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Biological dads score win at Florida Supreme Court on antiquated rule

 

https://www.wptv.com/news/region-c-palm-beach-county/loxahatchee-acreage/supreme-court-decision-gives-local-fathers-new-hope-on-fighting-for-paternal-rights

 

https://www.mypalmbeachpost.com/news/crime–law/loxahatchee-man-escapes-000-legal-bill-but-still-can-see-son/1p6abbzIdRDZ73fI5l9ctO/

 

https://www.mypalmbeachpost.com/news/crime–law/biological-dads-score-win-florida-supreme-court-antiquated-rule/aIle1W2zTHfZZXR5lGLQiL/

 

Biological dads score win at Florida Supreme Court on antiquated rule

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By Jane Musgrave – Palm Beach Post Staff Writer

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Christopher Farrell holds his infant son in October 2015.

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Gene C. Colman’s Thought of the day – Equal Shared Parenting

Equal Shared Parenting – Thought of the Day
Issue #7: July 5, 2018

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Dr. Warren Farrell on Carey Linde’s Book

“Carey Linde is a brilliant attorney with not just the experience, but also the integrity, insight and courage to replace the best interests of his pocketbook with the best interests of our children. Dad: Win without a Lawyer is one of the most important books ever written for the millions of children whose dads either cannot afford to have an attorney fight for them in court or who do not wish to use their college education money to do so.

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I have never met a dead beat dad

In 40 years of family law I have never met a dead beat dad, if by “dead beat” one means a father who willfully and with intent is underemployed for the sole purpose of avoiding child support. What I have seen are legions of fathers whose changing circumstances prevent them from earning what they would like, or used to bring home.

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Divorced parents who pit children against former partners ‘guilty of abuse’

I have been maintaining for years that a parent who alienates a child against the other parent is guilty of child abuse. At best it should be a criminal offense, no different from a parent willfully breaking the arm of a their child. At the least it should be grounds for government agencies to remove the child from the alienator’s home and place the child with the target parent.

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