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Short Marriage, Big Property Dispute

In the recent case of¬†Afatmirni v. Sharifi, the Ontario Superior Court of Justice tackled the complexities of property division following the breakdown of a short marriage. Justice Alex Finlayson presided over this case, which revolved around the division of net family property and the ownership of a mixed-use condominium. Background: Amin Read more…

Navigating High-Conflict Custody: A Complex Case of Parental Alienation and the Best Interests of the Child

Introduction The McEniry v. Laird case, involving Brendon McEniry and Katherine Laird, offers a detailed examination of high-conflict custody disputes and parental alienation. Married in 2008, the couple had two children: Abigail (“Abi”) and Samantha (“Sammy”). The separation in January 2014 marked the beginning of a prolonged period of litigation Read more…

Income Imputation – Not So Easy!

In the case¬†de Pimentel v Rodriguez, 2024 ONSC 2844, the Ontario Superior Court of Justice reviewed an uncontested family law application involving complex issues of spousal and child support, financial disclosure, and property division. Key Facts and Issues: This case highlights the complexities of family law, especially in situations involving Read more…