[E1] Recent Issues and Cases in Spousal Support (CPD 270.1)
Qualifies for 0.5 CPD Hour
Despite lengthy pronouncements by the Supreme Court of Canada respecting spousal support, it remains a contentious and often litigated issue. Join Justice Richmond of the Queen's Bench Family Law Division in Regina for this information presentation.
This session is a high level overview of entitlement to spousal support. It will cover:
- Foundations of spousal support
- The concept of entitlement
- Legislation (Divorce Act and The Family Maintenance Act)
- Case law on point (Indefinite, time limi...