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What you need to know about the new Provincial Court Family Rules - Chapter 1: Overview and registries (February 23, 2022)

Recorded on February 23, 2022

[08:02] The new Provincial Court Family Rules came into effect last year. The new rules aim to help self-represented litigants with language and forms that are easier to understand. Many procedures have also been streamlined. This session explored the new forms. Karen also discussed some of the key changes, new procedural steps and dispute resolution requirements.

 

Presentation materials (PDF download)

 

00:00 Introduction

01:25 Purpose and objective of the new rules

03:44 Which registry? (Rule 7)

 

Speaker:

Karen Tse, Family lawyer & family law mediator, Rockies Law Corporation

 

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