What Assets Are Excluded from Property Distribution in Alberta?

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Are there types of property that I do not have to share with my spouse upon relationship breakdown? Under Alberta‚Äôs Family Property Act, the fruit of the marriage, or assets and debts acquired during the period of cohabitation, are divisible equally between yourself and your spouse. It does not matter whether those assets or accounts […]

What Is a Consultation Appointment, and Do I Need One?

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It is not always necessary to retain a lawyer to access legal advice. Clients are often concerned that seeing a lawyer will result in a long-term retainer and legal fees they cannot afford. It is often important to get advice at the front end of a family law matter to avoid making decisions without crucial […]