Cases
Here are some of my reported cases:
  • Anson v. Anson (1987), 10 B.C.L.R. (2d) 357 – groundbreaking case regarding custody and guardianship.
  • Gamble v. Hawke (1995), 16 R.F.L. (4th) 64 – children abducted to Canada by mother returned to Texas.
  • Thorne v. Dryden-Hall (1995), 18 R.F.L. (4th) 15, (1997) 28 R.F.L. (4th) 297 – children abducted to Canada by mother returned to father in United Kingdom.
  • Cook v. Wade, 2001 BCCA 285 – child abducted to Canada by mother returned to father in Alaska.
  • Gonzalez v. Withers, 2003 BCSC 1514 – children abducted to Canada by mother returned to father in New Jersey.
  • Grymes v. Gaudreault, 2004 BCSC 1410 – children abducted to Canada by mother returned to Texas.
  • J.S.R. v. L.C.H.R., 2006 BCSC 1777, child abducted to Canada by mother returned to North Carolina.
  • Suarez v. Carranza, 2008 BCSC 1187 – child abducted to Canada by mother returned to New York.
  • Fasiang v. Fasiangova, 2008 BCSC 1339 – child abducted to Canada by mother returned to father in Slovakia.
  • Beatty v. Schatz, 2009 BCSC 706, 2009 BCCA 310 – child abducted to Canada by father returned to mother in Ireland.
  • Oncu v. Oncu, 2009 BCSC 829 – child abducted to Canada by father returned to mother in Turkey.
  • Medina v. Pallett, 2010 BCSC 259 – child abducted to Canada by mother returned to Honduras.
  • Lai v. Nguyen, 2013 BCSC 1129 - common law spouse awarded one-half of equity in family home.
  • Rey v. Getta, 2013 BCCA 369 - children abducted to Canada by father returned to mother in Florida.