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Why is January Known As Divorce Month?

By Charles Fair | January 11, 2022
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Why Is January Known As Divorce Month?

January’s unofficial nickname Divorce Month circulates through the offices of divorce and family lawyers and has become an almost accepted fact. And, lawyers gear up for this busy time of year. So, is the name ‘Divorce Month’ for January correct? Like all myths: it’s not completely accurate, but not completely wrong.

9 Questions to Ask Before Hiring a Criminal Defence Lawyer in Alberta

By Charles Fair | January 4, 2022
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9 Questions To Ask Before Hiring A Criminal Defence Lawyer In Alberta

Critical questions you should ask before hiring a criminal defence attorney in Alberta to ensure the best possible outcome for your case.

Miscarriage of Justice: Canada’s Wrongly Convicted

By Charles Fair | December 28, 2021
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What happens if you are wrongly convicted of a crime

The path towards exoneration: Frequently asked questions on how to successfully appeal if you have been wrongly convicted of a crime in Canada.

FAQs about Post Secondary Support in Alberta

By Charles Fair | December 14, 2021
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Who Pays for School: FAQs about post secondary support in Alberta

Unsure about whether you have to pay child support after your child turns 18-years-old? We answer FAQs about post secondary support in Alberta.

Don’t Post and Divorce: 13 Social Media Don’ts If You Are Considering Divorce

By Charles Fair | December 7, 2021
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What NOT To Do On Social Media If You're Getting A Divorce

Once you start divorce proceedings, your life may be under scrutiny and your social media presence be investigated.

When Can Child and Family Services Take Your Child in Alberta?

By Charles Fair | November 30, 2021
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When Can Child and Family Services Take Your Child in Alberta?

In Alberta there is a very real possibility that Child and Family Services will be contacted if a child is at risk. If it is in the best interest of the child, the child can be removed from the home.

12 Tips for Co-Parenting During the Holidays: Free eBook

By Charles Fair | November 23, 2021
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12 Tips for Co-Parenting During the Holidays

Work for your kids not against them. 12 tips on how to effectively co-parent during the holidays.

3 Tips if You’ve Been Falsely Accused of A Crime

By Charles Fair | November 16, 2021
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Watch 3 Tips If You've Been Falsely Accused Of A Crime in Alberta

Calgary CrimInal Defence Lawyer Charles Fair discusses three tips if you have been falsely accused of a crime.

November is Family Violence Prevention Month In Alberta

By Charles Fair | November 2, 2021
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Family Violence Prevention Month

As part of honouring Family Violence Prevention Month, we answer FAQs, so you know what to do if you or others are in difficult, abusive situations.

The Legal Rights of Unmarried Gay Couples Who Separate In Alberta

By Charles Fair | October 28, 2021
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The Legal Rights of Unmarried Gay Couples Who Separate In Alberta

The Family Law Act accords specific rights to unmarried couples who are in adult interdependent relationships, regardless of sexual orientation or identity. Unmarried gay couples who want to separate in Alberta have legal rights.

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