Understand How The Ontario Family Law Rules Function – Includes Commentary and Case SummariesExhaustive in its commentary and case summaries, McLeod's Ontario Family Law Rules Annotated offers the perspectives of experts in the field of family law. Two respected family law judges and a seasoned family law lawyer continue the work begun by the preeminent Professor James McLeod. Mr. Justice Henry Vogelsang, and Glenda McLeod, and Justice Barry Tobin share their expertise and unique perspective to give you a solid understanding of Ontario's Family Law Rules and how they function in the real world of family law.McLeod's Ontario Family Law Rules Annotated is a portable reference to the Family Law Rules, forms under the Rules and is a valuable asset to any family law practice. Helpful finding tools include a detailed table of contents and index, tabs, a flowchart displaying procedural steps and a list of contact information for all Courts where the Family Law Rules apply.All relevant reported and even unreported cases are discussed in detail. The 2016-2017 edition of McLeod's Ontario Family Law Rules Annotated features authoritative section-by-section commentary and discussion of the significant cases in the past year.
What's New:International service of documents – Wang v. Lin: The Hague Convention on the Service Abroad of Judicial and Extrajudicial Documents Civil or Commercial Matters applies in family law cases.Service of documents by courier – O. Reg. 235/16 s. 1(2) amends the Family Law Rules pertaining to when service of a document by courier is effective.Starting a case – New section added to the annotations to Rule 8 on the Importance of Pleadings.Forms – Form 26B "Affidavit for filing domestic contract with court" has been amended.