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EDMONTON DIVORCE LAWYERS DISCUSS WHY YOU SHOULD CONSIDER MEDIATION

July 7th, 2019|

If you are going through separation or divorce and considering litigation to resolve your family law issues, you may wish to consider mediation as an alternative to going to court. Mediation is almost always less expensive and faster than litigation, and it also offers a host of other potential benefits. The seasoned divorce lawyers at Gunn Law Group in Edmonton, Alberta prepared this article to explain the mediation process and highlight the advantages of using mediation to resolve family law disputes. What is mediation? Mediation is a way of [...]

WHY COLLABORATIVE FAMILY LAW FOR DIVORCE? OR RATHER – WHY WOULD YOU DO IT ANY OTHER WAY?

January 22nd, 2019|

By the time a couple has decided it is time for divorce, there has already been trauma in the relationship. Fractures in communication, respect and understanding are only some aspects of what may bring a couple to the point of deciding to end their relationship formally. Unfortunately, the preparations for divorce, more often than not, can exacerbate the issues that led to the rupture in the first place, making the process extremely uncomfortable. In addition, the length, cost and complexity of litigation in court can exhaust emotional and financial [...]

RINGING IN 2019: NEW LAWS ON IMPAIRED DRIVING IN CANADA

January 9th, 2019|

With the end of 2018 came a whole new era in impaired driving prosecutions. Many amendments have been made to the Criminal Code since the first version of the charge of driving while intoxicated was created by Parliament in 1921. However, the changes the Liberal government brought into being on December 18, 2018 are arguably the most radical changes since 1969, when breath-testing for alcohol on a large scale became possible and the offence of “over 80” made its debut in the Criminal Code of Canada. APPROVED SCREENING DEVICE [...]

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