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Child custody

Droit de la famille – 133419, 2013 QCCS 6979

Issue: Criterion considered to satisfy shared custody. Decision: The Court reiterates the criterion for shared custody, namely: The needs of the child; the parental capacity to meet the needs of the
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Our justice system places great value on an individualistic approach where the rights of the individual must be recognized and upheld. The problem with this approach, is that traditional litigation
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Custody and relocation away from Quebec

After a break up, a parent may want to get closer to his or her country or province of origin in order to rebuild a new life. But what about
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Droit de la famille – 111641, 2011 QCCA 1090 (CanLII)

Issue:  Parental conduct & custody. Decision: The conduct or lifestyle of the parents will only be issues in dispute and will only be relevant if they have consequences on the
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Van de Perre v. Edwards, [2001] 2 SCR 1014, 2001 SCC 60 (CanLII)

Issue: Appeal of custody orders. Decision:  An appellate court may only intervene in the decision of a trial judge if he or she erred in law or made a material
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Droit de la famille – 121505, 2012 QCCA 1131 (CanLII)

Issue:  Change of custody because of a move. Decision: The weight of judicial authority supports a court allowing a move that is proposed in good faith and not intended to frustrate
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Droit de la famille – 132210 2013 QCCA 1398 (CanLII)

Issue: Availability & custody. Decision: The Court states that the availability of a parent is « one of the important elements to consider in the custody time»
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Droit de la famille – 133568 2013 QCCA 2182 (CanLII)

The Issue: Child maintaining close relationship with both parents. Decision: The interest of the child commands a priori that the child have a relationship as close as possible with his
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Droit de la famille – 15130, 2015 QCCA 215 (CanLII)

The Issue: Shared custody 18 month child. The facts: A father appeals a judgement refusing shared weekly custody of the 18 month daughter. 
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Droit de la famille — 161621, 2016 QCCS 3146 (CanLII)

Issue: How should the custody and access rights to the children be established? Decision: The Court must evaluate the modalities of child custody to be awarded in function of the
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