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Family Law Rule 8: Starting a case

by Angela Princewill

June 28, 2023

Starting a case Filing an application 8. (1) To start a case, a person shall file an application (Form 8,...

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Family Law Rules – RULE 8.0.1: AUTOMATIC ORDER

by Angela Princewill

June 28, 2023

Automatic order Application of rule 8.0.1 (1) This rule applies to a case in which any of the following claims...

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Family Law Rules – RULE 8.1: MANDATORY INFORMATION PROGRAM

by Angela Princewill

June 28, 2023

Mandatory information program Application of rule 8.1 (1) This rule applies to cases started after August 31, 2011 that deal...

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Family Law Rules – Rule 9 – Continuing Record

by Angela Princewill

June 28, 2023

Continuing record Continuing record created 9. (1) A person starting a case shall, (a) prepare a single continuing record of...

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Family Law Rules – Rule 10: Answering a Case

by Angela Princewill

June 28, 2023

Answering a case Serving and filing answer 10. (1) A person against whom an application is made shall serve an...

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Family Law Rules – Rule 11 – Amending an Application, Answer or Reply

by Angela Princewill

June 28, 2023

Amending an application, answer or reply Amending application without court’s permission 11. (1) An applicant may amend the application without...

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Family Law Rules – Rule 12: Withdrawing, Combining or Splitting Cases

by Angela Princewill

June 28, 2023

Withdrawing, combining or splitting cases Withdrawing application, answer or reply 12. (1) A party who does not want to continue...

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Family Law Rules – Rule 13: Financial Disclosure

by Angela Princewill

June 28, 2023

Financial disclosure Financial statement with application, answer or motion 13. (1) If an application, answer or motion contains a claim...

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