The New Family Law Act

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On 18 March 2013 the new British Columbia Family Law Act comes into force and will replace the current Family Relations Act and the way the law in BC deals with cohabitation, marriage, separation, and divorce. There are too many changes to go through in detail in a blog post, but here are some highlights to be aware of if …

You’re Engaged…Now What?

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Congratulations, you’re engaged!  What an exciting time…but since you are reading this blog entry and not out celebrating, the initial magic has likely subsided and now you are thinking about what you should do to prudently prepare for marriage, legally speaking.  (Well done.  We like your style.) You don’t have to do anything, of course.  You can just get married …