Divorce & Summer Holidays

Top Tips for Summer vacation in separated families. Summer vacation in separated families can be bitter sweet. It is an opportunity to have quality time with your children, without the pressures of a school schedule. However, decisions about how the children spend their summer break can also be a source…

How to Protect Yourself Financially in Separation

There has always been a great deal of stigma around separation and divorce, and people assume that a divorce will be financially crippling.  This does not always have to be the case.  There are many ways to protect yourself financially when separating. Married or Common Law- Does it Matter? If…

Back To School With Separated Families

Separation and Back To School Getting children and families set up for school year schedules after a long summer break is complicated for everyone.  When you add separation into the equation, planning can only get more complicated.  Everyone involved wants the back to school process to be as smooth as…

Driver Beats Distracted Driving Ticket with Cell Phone App

Smartphone App Judged More Reliable  Than Eye Witness in Distracted Driving Case. In a July 16, 2018 court decision, Regina v. Patrick F. Tannhauser, a local Victoria man was able to prove his innocence, beating a distracted driving charge. He was successful, despite eyewitness testimonies of police officers, by using an application…