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Family Law Rules – RULE 1.2: REDACTIONS AND OMISSIONS

by Angela Princewill

June 28, 2023

Redactions and omissions Requirement to redact, omit 1.2 (1) After serving but before filing a document under these rules, including...

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Family Law Rules – RULE 1.3: ACCESS TO COURT FILES

by Angela Princewill

June 28, 2023

Access to court files Definition 1.3 (1) In this rule, “restricted access order” means an order that access to all...

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Family Law Rules – RULE 2: INTERPRETATION

by Angela Princewill

June 28, 2023

Interpretation Definitions 2. (1) In these rules, “address” means a person’s street or municipal address, mailing address, telephone number, fax...

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Family Law Rules – Rule 3: Time

by Angela Princewill

June 28, 2023

Time Counting days (1) In these rules or an order, the number of days between two events is counted...

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Family Law Rules – Rule 4: Representation

by Angela Princewill

June 28, 2023

Representation Definition 4. (0.1) In this rule, “limited scope retainer” means the provision of legal services by a lawyer for...

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Family Law Rules – Rule 5: Where a case starts and is to be heard

by Angela Princewill

June 28, 2023

Where a case starts and is to be heard Where case starts 5. (1) Subject to sections 21.8 and 21.11...

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Family Law Rules – Rule 6: Service of Documents

by Angela Princewill

June 28, 2023

RULE 6: SERVICE OF DOCUMENTS METHODS OF SERVICE 6. (1) Service of a document under these rules may be...

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Family Law Rules – Rule 7: Parties

by Angela Princewill

June 28, 2023

Parties Who are parties — case 7. (1) A person who makes a claim in a case or against whom...

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