CANADA: Divorce Tips for Canadians, and American expats living in Canada

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DIVORCE LAWS IN CANADA  Unlike the US where divorce laws change by state, in Canada the law is uniform throughout the country, in every province, except perhaps for Quebec. So provinces such as Ontario, Saskatchewan, British Columbia, New Brunswick, Alberta,  Nova Scotia, Manitoba, Prince Edward Island, and Newfoundland & Labrador have the same laws. There are …

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International Divorce Lawyer on Asset Disclosure rules under European and American law

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International Divorce Lawyer on Asset Disclosure rules under European and American law – by Lawyer X In the United States, in just about every state, parties in a divorce action are legally required to make a full disclosure of their assets when they divorce – under penalty of perjury. The same is true in England. But in …

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Divorce Saloon "Divorce Success Stories" Profiles series: Meet our guest – Jim Halfens

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Jim Halfens is a Dutch visionary. The Netherlands based entrepreneur has come up with an innovative idea for handling divorce around the world – a concept he’s dubbed THE DIVORCE HOTEL. Launched in 2011 and dismissed as a “gimmick” by some power players in the industry, Mr Halfens has shown that his trademarked idea has staying power and …

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How long does the divorce process take?

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If there are children involved, significant assets and property or other issues, even if the parties agree on everything, it may take longer not only to complete the paperwork (the attorneys) but for the judge to review the papers to make sure they comply with the applicable divorce laws and to make sure that the best interest of the children of the divorce are provided for, and thus sign off on the final judgment.

SINGAPORE: Child representatives to be appointed in divorce cases? Special divorce courts to be set up?

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Filed in: International Divorce News SINGAPORE: Should Singaporean children have a say in their parents’ divorce? That is, should they be able to choose which parent they want to live with and other issues relating to their care, post divorce? This is the debate going on in Singapore at the moment, according to a recent article …

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PERU: Nazira Maria Cross arrested for allegedly poisoning her American husband and burying him in Nevada

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The Black Widow Is Nazira Maria Cross a “black widow”? She according to the New York Daily News was arrested in Peru ending a multi year manhunt by the Federal Bureau of Investigation. Her crime? It is alleged that her husband divorced her after he found out that she had embezzled a lot of money from …

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