Tag Archives: YEAR

BC Injury Law Blog Hits 10 Year Anniversary!

This week marks the 10 year anniversary of the BC Injury Law Blog. 2,374 posts strong! In the age of legal blogs this site perhaps now qualifies for an old-age pension. Here’s to 10 more years! Read more detail on … Continue reading

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Canadian Arts-World Marriage Ends in Divorce After Highly Public Two Year Legal Battle

We have previously blogged about the high-profile divorce between Eleanor McCain (heiress to the McCain Foods fortune) and Jeff Melanson (former President and CEO of the Toronto Symphony Orchestra). The Globe and Mail now reports that, after an almost two … Continue reading

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18 Year Old Woman Sexually Assaulted on Carnival Elation

Yesterday, a male passenger aboard the Carnival Elation reportedly sexually assaulted an 18-year-old woman with special needs during a cruise to the Bahamas. The incident occurred in a hot tub aboard the Carnival cruise ship. A Jacksonville, Florida news station reported that that … Continue reading

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What is the correct way to cite the year of the C.F.R.?

There is an element to the citation of a regulation in the Code of Federal Regulations (C.F.R.) that seems so simple, but can in fact be different depending on what rule you choose to follow: the date of the code … Continue reading

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Women’s loss is government’s gain: the last year of alimony deductibility

The ABA notes the tax law change eliminating the deduction for spousal support (alimony) payers, something around for the last 8 decades. The change is effective at the end of this year (2018). The practical effect in divorces was to… … Continue reading

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