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Systems Thinking | Moe Hannah Blog

Systems Thinking

Systems thinking is a way of viewing the world that has been around for decades, but is slowly gaining popularity in the business world […]


March 3, 2022

Pets: Part of the Family? An update…

In April 2018 Moe Hannah posted about the state of, what I affectionately call, ‘Dog Law’ in Canada. At that time, we reviewed…


January 6, 2022
When you hate your spouses lawyer.

When You Hate Your Spouse’s Lawyer

Some lawyers, especially those of your spouse in a divorce proceeding, can easily get under your skin. They […]


December 2, 2021
Blocks on coins spelling out equity.

Equity in Family Law

Many family law professionals will tell you that the word “fair” is a problematic one for us. It […]


November 5, 2021
Family court documents laid out on table

Separation and The Family Business

One of the many great things about Alberta is the entrepreneurial spirit that drives us forward. This is […]


October 18, 2021
Divorce doulas do I need one?

Divorce Doulas: Do you need one?

I read an article last month about the rise of separating couples hiring divorce doulas to assist them […]


September 22, 2021

20 Years by Renee Konotopsky

Although I graduated from the University of Saskatchewan Law School the year before, in May 2000 –and the […]


August 12, 2021
Teddy bear on desk with gavel and scale

When Do Children Testify?

Recently, California Judge John Ouderkirk awarded Brad Pitt increased parenting time of his five children with Angelina Jolie. […]


June 10, 2021

Summary Trials

The Supreme Court of Canada in Hryniak v Mauldin, 2014 SCC 7 has given a strong indication of […]


April 22, 2021
child support agreement changes

Child Support adjustments even after a child is grown up?

In November of 2019, the Honourable Madam Justice Dawn Pentelechuk wrote a decision for our Alberta Court of […]


April 22, 2021