In a remarkable decision which will change the analysis under the Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction (“the Convention”) all over Canada, Wilson Christen LLP intervened on behalf of the Defence for Children International.
Brenda's results are highlighted in the 2009 article 'Millionaire ordered to pay $31,015 a month in temporary child support' by Kirk Makin. Brenda secured the largest temporary child support awarded by a court in Canada.
The Ontario Court of Appeal recently ruled that the Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction framework should only be applied in cases when the child's habitual residence...
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