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Three new lawyers join Goldwater, Dubé

Three new lawyers join Goldwater, Dubé

Goldwater, Dubé is pleased to announce that the firm continues to expand into 2021 with the arrival of three attorneys and two stagiaires. The ambitious new recruits’ expertise in family law, youth law and criminal law responds to the growing demands of our clientele....

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Responsibly Modernizing the Courts

Responsibly Modernizing the Courts

The COVID-19 pandemic has forced the justice system to adopt digital communication methods into everyday processes as never before. Brutal necessity has driven rapid innovation. As a Canadian leader in family law since 1981 and among the first Canadian firms to...

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Resolve your dispute while in isolation

Resolve your dispute while in isolation

The COVID-19 pandemic presents unique challenges for separating and separated couples, but options are available for parties to resolve disputes remotely—including mediation subsidized by the Quebec government. Are you managing a divorce or separation in the midst of...

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Custody and COVID-19: What parents need to know

Custody and COVID-19: What parents need to know

“But no matter how difficult the challenge, for the sake of the child we have to find ways to maintain important parental relationships – and above all, we have to find ways to do it safely.” -- Ribeiro v. Wright , J. Pazaratz of the Superior Court of Justice of...

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What is a Mareva injunction and when are they used in family law?

In family law, a Mareva Injunction is a court order that freezes the defendant’s assets to prevent them from hiding them. Read on to learn more.     What Is a Mareva Injunction in Canada? A Mareva injunction (often called a “freezing order”) is an exceptionally...

Éric Dussault: 13 Years of Helping Animals in Distress

Éric Dussault could never have imagined how the deer of Michel-Chartrand Park would impact his life. When he reached out to authorities in late 2020 offering to relocate the deer population, the general manager of Sauvetage Animal Rescue thought at the time that his...

Statement on Criticism Following QCGN Hearings

Goldwater, Dubé, a Canadian leader in family law since 1981, wishes to reiterate the actual statements made by founding partner Me Anne-France Goldwater during her presentation on Bill 96, Quebec’s language legislation, at hearings organized by the Quebec Community...