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Editor: Laura Pettigrew


A Deep Dive into Shared Parenting: Families and Finances

  • June 21, 2023
  • Amy Ariganello, law student, Justice for Children and Youth

Navigating a shared parenting arrangement requires careful consideration of what we understand “shared parenting” to mean in various contexts. In the OBA event hosted on June 2, 2023, esteemed panellists discussed the latest developments regarding shared parenting and provided practical insights about all aspects of navigating shared parenting arrangements.

Child and Youth Law, Family Law, Student Forum

Children's Rights Impact Assessment in Education

  • June 13, 2023
  • Patrick Szabo

This article summarizes information provided during a session titled “Children's Rights Impact Assessment: Spotlight on Education”, organized by the Interdisciplinary Research Laboratory on the Rights of the Child.

Child and Youth Law, Student Forum

Missing in Inaction: Misty’s Story

  • May 02, 2023
  • Laura Pettigrew

An article on the Ontario Ombudsman's April 13, 2023 report "Missing in Inaction: Misty's Story".

Aboriginal Law, Child and Youth Law, Student Forum