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September 2014 Archives

How is support enforced in Ontario?

In Ontario, child support is usually determined according to the Child Support Guidelines, which can be found online. (To see our blog on child support that varies from the Guideline amount click here).
Similarly, spouses may have the right to receive support payments for some period of time after a separation. Our blog on the variables that go into a spousal support calculation is here. In the vast majority of cases, parents and spouses recognize their obligations and support is paid on time and in full by cheque or bank transfer. Sometimes, unfortunately, it can be difficult to get payors paying. 

Human Rights Damages for Discrimination during the Job Application Process

In a recent Human Rights Tribunal decision, a potential job applicant was awarded $8,000.00 for the discrimination endured when applying for a job at a local Ottawa Valley cleaning company.