Colucci v. Colucci, 2021 SCC 24

JurisdictionFederal Jurisdiction (Canada)
CourtSupreme Court (Canada)
JudgeWagner, Richard; Abella, Rosalie Silberman; Moldaver, Michael J.; Karakatsanis, Andromache; Côté, Suzanne; Brown, Russell; Rowe, Malcolm; Martin, Sheilah; Kasirer, Nicholas
Citation2021 SCC 24
Docket Number38808
    • This document is available in original version only for vLex customers

      View this document and try vLex for 7 days
    • TRY VLEX
4 practice notes
  • Stark v. Tweedale, 2021 BCSC 1133
    • Canada
    • Supreme Court of British Columbia (Canada)
    • June 10, 2021
    ...Child support orders are governed by the Guidelines, which have been described by the Supreme Court of Canada in Colucci v. Colucci, 2021 SCC 24 as [34]      The enactment of the Guidelines in 1997 marked a paradigm shift in Canadian child support law away from a need-based approach to one ......
  • Colucci v Colucci; A Framework For Retroactive Child Support Variations
    • Canada
    • Mondaq Canada
    • June 11, 2021
    ...Court of Canada decision of Colucci v Colucci, 2021 SCC 24 ("Colucci") rendered on June 4, 2021 has brought clarification as to which frameworks to rely on when faced with an application to retroactively vary a child support agreement brought under section 17 of the Federal Divorc......
  • VOE v LLE, 2021 ABQB 450
    • Canada
    • Court of Queen's Bench of Alberta (Canada)
    • June 9, 2021
    ...repeated applications in relation to parenting and child support are not necessarily a collateral attack. Martin J in Colucci v Colucci, 2021 SCC 24 at para 28 observes orders of this kind are “never [7]           I further note, specifically, that evaluation of VOE’s child support obligati......
  • Shih v. Shih, 2021 BCSC 1129
    • Canada
    • Supreme Court of British Columbia (Canada)
    • June 10, 2021
    ...of Canada recently commented on the law respecting increases, decreases, and cancellation of arrears under the DA in Colucci v. Colucci, 2021 SCC 24. Of significance is para. [113]     To summarize, where the payor applies under s. 17 of the Divorce Act to retroactively decrease child suppo......
3 cases
  • Stark v. Tweedale, 2021 BCSC 1133
    • Canada
    • Supreme Court of British Columbia (Canada)
    • June 10, 2021
    ...Child support orders are governed by the Guidelines, which have been described by the Supreme Court of Canada in Colucci v. Colucci, 2021 SCC 24 as [34]      The enactment of the Guidelines in 1997 marked a paradigm shift in Canadian child support law away from a need-based approach to one ......
  • VOE v LLE, 2021 ABQB 450
    • Canada
    • Court of Queen's Bench of Alberta (Canada)
    • June 9, 2021
    ...repeated applications in relation to parenting and child support are not necessarily a collateral attack. Martin J in Colucci v Colucci, 2021 SCC 24 at para 28 observes orders of this kind are “never [7]           I further note, specifically, that evaluation of VOE’s child support obligati......
  • Shih v. Shih, 2021 BCSC 1129
    • Canada
    • Supreme Court of British Columbia (Canada)
    • June 10, 2021
    ...of Canada recently commented on the law respecting increases, decreases, and cancellation of arrears under the DA in Colucci v. Colucci, 2021 SCC 24. Of significance is para. [113]     To summarize, where the payor applies under s. 17 of the Divorce Act to retroactively decrease child suppo......
1 firm's commentaries
  • Colucci v Colucci; A Framework For Retroactive Child Support Variations
    • Canada
    • Mondaq Canada
    • June 11, 2021
    ...Court of Canada decision of Colucci v Colucci, 2021 SCC 24 ("Colucci") rendered on June 4, 2021 has brought clarification as to which frameworks to rely on when faced with an application to retroactively vary a child support agreement brought under section 17 of the Federal Divorc......