Archive for April 2012

Adopting a Family Member

According to the Adoption Act, R.S.B.C. 1996 c. 3, the act that governs adoptions in British Columbia, a birth parent or a guardian related to the child is permitted to place a child for adoption when the prospective adoptive…

“Review” of Spousal Support

At the end of a common law relationship or marriage, one party, usually the wife, has been out of the work force for a period of time.  Often this is because a decision was made that she should stay home…