Complex, multi-jurisdictional case involving a spouse's ability to sue in British Columbia for child and spousal support

Lead counsel in a complex, multi-jurisdictional case involving a spouse's ability to sue in British Columbia for child and spousal support despite the connection of the foreign defendant to a multiplicity of other jurisdictions and his non-residence in Canada.

Lead counsel in a complex, multi-jurisdictional case involving a spouse's ability to sue in British Columbia for child and spousal support despite the connection of the foreign defendant to a multiplicity of other jurisdictions and his non-residence in Canada.

This case also involved complex issues such as lump sum and retroactive support orders, the effect of foreign bankruptcy on Canadian support proceedings, the interpretation of provincial support legislation and the recognition and enforcement of the BC judgment in foreign jurisdictions.

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Tina Mihoc
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