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Views of the Child & the New Divorce Act: A Discussion
September 29, 2021, 1:00 to 2:30 PM EDT
Sections 7.1 and 16 of the Divorce Act impose new requirements to consider the best interests of the child, including the “child’s views and preferences, … unless they cannot be ascertained”. In this presentation, Bev Churchill, Collaborative lawyer, and Abby Petterson, Child Specialist, will lead the discussion of various options to obtain these “views and preferences” considering the benefits and potential consequences.