Peter A Allard School of Law

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  • family
    Apr 5, 2023

    Gay dads have an image problem

    From Neil Patrick Harris on our screens to U.S. transportation secretary Pete Buttigieg on the global stage, the emerging image of gay dads in North America is of white, affluent men. But this image isn’t accurate and has real-world implications for gay dads and their families, says Allard Law professor Erez Aloni.

  • couple fighting
    Feb 10, 2023

    Why BC’s rules on common law marriage need reform

    Allard Law professor and family law scholar Erez Aloni says there’s a good chance that many cohabitating couples in Canada don’t fully understand their legal obligations to one another – and that the law in BC and other provinces may not match some couples’ expectations.

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