In The Media

When family law becomes a topic of public interest, our lawyers always join the conversation.

Can I Challenge My Prenup?

Prenups are designed to help couples understand exactly what will happen if their marriage ends. But can someone challenge their prenup after they've broken up? Rick Peticca shares some interesting information about the strength of prenups with Newstalk 1010 listeners.

Court Of Appeal Allows Negligence Claim Against Law Firm

A former client is suing multiple lawyers for professional negligence. Diana Isaac of Shulman Law Firm says that unfortunately, a lot of negligence issues stem from something as simple as a lack of communication, or a miscommunication. Read more about this case, and Diana's take on it, here.

Changing Spousal Agreements May Cost More Than Original Divorce

Income usually drops once a person stops working, and this causes some ex-spouses to seek a change to their spousal agreement. But, altering spousal support isn’t just done on a whim, says family lawyer Diana Isaac, and this can be a particularly hard truth for wealthy or famous individuals who have recently retired.

Spanking Is Legal In Canada, But Not Encouraged

50 countries have banned all physical punishment of children, including spanking. Surprisingly, Canada is not one of them. Sara Dimerman has written a powerful article on parenting and spanking, and has included our lawyer Diana Isaac's take on the issue.

Support Obligations For Adult Children Determined Case By Case

A child's 18th birthday does not necessarily mark the beginning of their financial independence. As Ron Shulman explains, determining when child support ends is becoming more complex as our society evolves and expectations change.

Change Online Passwords To Avoid A Costlier Divorce

Forgetting to change a password after a separation is a simple mistake, but it can be a costly one too, cautions family lawyer Laura Paris. She and Bruce Sellery talk in depth about the importance of changing passwords to online accounts on the Moolala podcast.