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January 18, 2023

Binding judicial dispute resolution: A win for access to family justice

This article was originally published in The Lawyer’s Daily on January 10, 2023.   By Avagene Skervin   As a member of the Kitchener, Ont., bar,…

January 9, 2023

Hearing the child’s voice as mediator and parenting co-ordinator

This is part one of a two-part series, originally published in The Lawyer’s Daily on January 5, 2023.   By Hilary Linton    “Child-inclusive” dispute resolution is…

October 28, 2022

Checklist of terms to include in the referral to parenting co-ordination

This is part two of a two-part series, originally published in The Lawyer’s Daily on October 27, 2022. By Hilary Linton and Borzou Tabrizi.   In…

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January 17, 2023

A child-focused approach to child support mediation

The recent decision of Davies J. in Lange v Lange & Tait (2022 ONSC 6412) is a good example of how child-focused mediation can help…

January 16, 2023

Ages and Stages: Parenting Time for a 20 month old

A recent decision by Shore, J., in Czyzewski v Fabro (2022 ONSC 4883) is a helpful guide for family mediators and arbitrators when helping parents…

January 9, 2023

Mediating-arbitrating child support and s. 7 expenses for children attending university

co-authored by Hilary Linton   We often work with parties who are unrepresented or whose counsel do not attend the mediation. This places added pressure…

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IPMO's "In Conversation With" Series

Hilary was interviewed by Dr. Roisin O’Shea, Chair of the Irish Professional Mediators’ Organisation (IPMO), on family mediation: past, present and future. Watch it here!

Settlement Essentials

Hilary shared her legal knowledge, insights and best practices with a large group of members of the Ontario Association of Family Mediation in November 2022. Click here to watch the video on this important update for family dispute resolution professionals.

OAFM's Speaker's Corner

Hilary Linton is scheduled to speak at the Ontario Association of  Family Mediators (OAFM) upcoming "Speaker's Corner" webinar series on November 30th. She will talk about "understanding the exceptions to family mediation confidentiality." This webinar is Free! Click here to attend.
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