Family Law

How Your Criminal Charges Can Affect Your Family Law Proceedings Under The Amended Divorce Act

The Divorce Act has seen a number of important changes that came into effect on March 1, 2021. If either party is facing criminal charges of any degree, then according to the circumstances, the most relevant changes are: family violence should be considered compulsorily along with the criminal court orders or actions that are concerned […]

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Criminal Harassment

What is Criminal Harassment in Canada: Everything You Should Know

According to Canadian Law, Criminal Harassment constitutes various actions that involve stalking, invading the privacy of a person, harassing them or following them intentionally. It basically involves anything that makes a person fear for their own safety or for the safety of someone they know. Criminal Harassment is more commonly referred to as stalking and […]

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Criminal Record Suspension

Improvements to the Criminal Records Act and Record Suspension

In Canada, as in many other countries, there are two ways to handle criminal offenses: one time and multiple time. There have been recent changes in the laws regarding expunging or sealing criminal records. Unless a conviction has been expunged or sealed, and the offence has been cleared from your criminal record by the courts, […]

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