By Cheryl Goldhart
Founder and Principal of Goldhart Law and Goldhart Mediation & Arbitration.

We are excited to share a new, in-depth blog from our sister website at that delves into the complexities of family law in Ontario, focusing on divorce and separation. This article is a must-read for anyone facing the challenging journey of ending a marriage or common-law relationship, offering valuable insights and guidance to navigate this difficult time with knowledge and confidence.

Key Takeaways:

  • Understanding Family Law: Gain clarity on the legal and emotional aspects of divorce and separation, including the differences between them and their implications.
  • Parenting Arrangements: Explore various types of parenting arrangements and the criteria courts consider to determine what’s in the best interest of the child.
  • Child and Spousal Support: Learn about the responsibilities, calculation methods, and factors influencing support payments to ensure fair and adequate provision.
  • Property Division: Understand the process of equalizing net family property, including special cases and the importance of accurate valuation.
  • Tax Implications: Discover how divorce and separation can affect your taxes, particularly regarding spousal and child support, and dividing property.
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution: Find out how mediation and arbitration can offer less stressful, more amicable pathways to resolving disputes.
  • Emotional Support: Recognize the importance of professional guidance and personal support networks in managing the emotional toll of divorce or separation.

Why This Matters:

This blog emphasizes the significance of being well-informed about family law to make sound decisions and protect your rights and interests. It highlights the ongoing role of family law issues post-divorce or separation and the value of alternatives to court battles, such as mediation and arbitration, in achieving amicable resolutions.

Read the Full Article:

For a comprehensive exploration of these topics and more, we invite you to read the full article on our sister website. Click here to access the blog.

At Goldhart Mediation & Arbitration, we understand the complexities and emotional strain of divorce and separation. Our aim is to guide you through these challenges with compassion, professionalism, and expertise. Whether through mediation, arbitration, or providing resources like this blog, we are here to support you every step of the way.

Let’s Navigate This Together:

Divorce and separation are not just legal processes; they are profound life changes. With nearly 40 years of experience and a dedication to alternative dispute resolution, Cheryl Goldhart and her team are committed to making a difference in your journey towards a peaceful transition. Reach out to us for support that respects both your legal rights and emotional well-being.


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