Family Law part 2 – Facebook and parenting disputes

LAST week, I spoke about Facebook as a platform for domestic violence. This week, I want to touch on the relevance of social media to parenting disputes. Parenting disputes are (understandably) emotional affairs, and when emotions run high, it can sometimes be tempting to take to social media to vent frustration about a split. However, there are good reasons to … Read More

Walker PenderFamily Law part 2 – Facebook and parenting disputes

Family Law Part 1 – Facebook and Domestic Violence

USUALLY when people think of domestic violence, they think of physical abuse, but did you know it can include online acts and conduct? The most common form of online domestic violence is threatening or abusive messages. In family law matters, courts have taken a wide view of what counts as a threatening or abusive post and evidence from social media … Read More

Walker PenderFamily Law Part 1 – Facebook and Domestic Violence