Mediation vs. Litigation in Family Law: Choosing the Right Path for Your Case with Hearty Law

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Navigating the often-tumultuous emotional terrain and the high stakes involved in family law situations can make resolving disputes daunting. Two routes are generally pursued: mediation and litigation.  Selecting between these two pathways largely depends on understanding what each process entails and the specific details of your situation. At Hearty Law, we’re here to guide you…

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Common Myths about Family Law in Ottawa: Debunking Misconceptions

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Navigating family law matters can be an emotional and multifaceted process. Common misconceptions can compound the complexity. Nevertheless, a solid understanding of family law procedures function is crucial in enabling better decision-making and reducing unnecessary stress. This blog post tackles prevalent myths about family law circulating in Ottawa to present a comprehensive, accurate depiction. The…

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Domestic Violence and Family Law: Seeking Protection and Legal Remedies

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Domestic violence is a pervasive and harrowing issue, affecting individuals and families from all walks of life. It takes various forms, including emotional, physical, psychological, and financial abuse, and often involves intimate partner violence, child abuse, or elder abuse. For victims caught in the whirlwind of such distressing circumstances, finding the courage to break free…

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How Do I Change Spousal Support Payments in Ontario

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Spousal support is often a contentious issue in a divorce. It can be very difficult to change a court order once it has been issued. If there has been a material change in circumstances since the order was made, altering spousal support may be possible. This means an involuntary event such as retirement. The most important thing to do is to have legal representation when the initial order is made.

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