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Elder Financial Abuse

Elder Financial Abuse

Elder Abuse Elder abuse takes many forms. While physical abuse occurs regularly, the criminal code addressees that issue (imperfectly, but addresses nonetheless). Financial abuse, however, is much harder to address. In the case of physical abuse, physical injuries would (in most cases) spark an investigation. […]

Separation agreements are not always enough

Separation agreements are not always enough

« Paging Dr. Freud. Paging Dr. Freud » You know that, when a judge opens a family law decision with this line, it does’t end well.  We’ve all heard horror stories about divorces that go off the rails.  I’ve expressed my view on the need for reform […]

New protections against Predatory marriages

New protections against Predatory marriages

According to this article in the Financial Post, a significant increase in wealth will transfer from parents to the next generation over the upcoming decade. This also means that the current aging population owns a disproportionate share of wealth compared to younger generations.  As always, when […]