Family Law

Recent Articles

Married or Not – The Legalities of Living Together

By Sharon Kravetsky on July 11, 2017

Advice and Realities from a Family Lawyer The Pew Research Center reports that millennials are significantly less likely to be married than previous generations in their 20s.  In Manitoba, couples living together in a common law relationship can have rights…

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2016 Conceiving Dreams – A Celebration of Adoption

By Taylor McCaffrey LLP on November 4, 2016

Taylor McCaffrey LLP is proud to sponsor the Adoption Options 15th annual Conceiving Dreams Dinner and Trivia Night. It is an evening of fun for all ages to celebrate adoption and Adoption Awareness Month on Saturday, November 5th, 2016 at…

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Global News Interview with Dr. McTavish Procrea Heartland Clinic -Surrogacy Law

By Robynne Kazina on May 17, 2016

Watch full video here.

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Robynne Kazina Talks Collaborative Practice on 680CJOB

By Robynne Kazina on May 11, 2016

On this CJOB Talk to the Experts Part 1, featuring Collaborative Practice Members Greg Evans of Evans Family Law Corporation, and Robynne Kazina of Taylor McCaffrey LLP, discuss what collaborative practice is. This 680 CJOB radio interview can be listened to online, by clicking…

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Canadian Lawyer Magazine Interviews Robynne Kazina

By Robynne Kazina on May 11, 2016

Partner, Robynne Kazina, was interviewed by Canadian Lawyer Magazine, in June 2015, addressing the Manitoba family law changes bringing needed ‘clarity’. Read the full article here.

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Transforming Your Communication 3.5: A Powerful Non-Defensive Communication™ Workshop Series

By Patricia Lane on September 3, 2015

Join us for any or all of the sessions! A Message from Sharon Ellison: I am delighted to be returning to Winnipeg where many of you have warmly welcomed me and appreciated my work. I am excited to facilitate this…

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Adoption in Manitoba

By Robynne Kazina on July 21, 2015

This new legislation came into effect in Manitoba on June 15th, 2015. Unless there has been a Disclosure veto filed, now adult adoptees and birth parents can apply for access to identifying information if available.

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Jim Stoffman Q.C. Appointed Canadian Governor of the International Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers

By Taylor McCaffrey LLP on June 15, 2015

The Partners of Taylor McCaffrey LLP are pleased to announce the appointment of Jim M. Stoffman Q.C. as Canadian Governor of the International Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers. The IAML is a worldwide association of practising lawyers who are recognized by…

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Crosswords and Collaborative Law

By Patricia Lane on April 13, 2015

The transparency of receiving the legal information from both lawyers together builds a foundation to make decisions, as the parties do not have to second guess what the other party’s lawyer has said in their absence.

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Patricia Lane – 2013 Isabel Ross (MacLean) Hunt Award Recipient

By Taylor McCaffrey LLP on January 27, 2014

Patricia Lane

Taylor McCaffrey LLP congratulates Patricia Lane, Managing Partner, and leader in family law, as the recipient of the 2013 MBA Isabel Ross (MacLean) Hunt Award.

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