Search
Filters
Close

The Amendments to the Divorce Act: How They Impact Your Practice (REPLAY)

Date

Tuesday, August 6, 2019 (10:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.)

Add this event to your calendar (Downloads an .ICS file)

Alternate date: Wednesday, January 30, 2019 [click to view options]

CPD Hour(s)*
2 h 30 m Substantive
30 m Professionalism
Location

View this webcast-only program from your home or office computer

Description

The amendments to the Divorce Act are now expected to come into effect on July 1. Do you know what the changes are and which ones will have the most impact on your clients? Our presenters take you through the pending amendments by addressing four key areas: promoting the best interests of the child, addressing family violence, reducing child poverty, and improving the accessibility and efficiency of the justice system. The new legislation will give judges and lawyers additional tools to resolve matters in a less adversarial and more cost-effective manner. Don't miss this opportunity to hear how.

  • Be aware of the guidelines that affect cases where mobility is an issue
  • Hear about the factors that will be considered when making parenting arrangements
  • Learn about resources for victims of family violence

ABOUT LIVE WEBCAST REPLAYS WITH LIVE CHAT

This live webcast replay contains an online chat feature that allows you to view the previously broadcast program and interact, share ideas, and exchange comments with fellow registrants online. If you have already registered for the program, you can view the replay at no additional fee and without re-registering.

Remember: Your CPD hours must be entered into the LSO Portal. Register for an account and log your CPD hours at https://portal.lso.ca.

Registration Options

Registration for this program is now closed

To view your program: log in to the "My Account" area and click "Purchased Programs". Look for the program name and click "Details" to the right.  Click the "Click here to access the webcast" link to load the webcast.