DivorceMate Software Inc.

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DivorceMate Software Inc., creates, markets, distributes and supports software for Canadian family law professionals.

Launched in 1987, the company has grown to more than 4,000 clients across Canada.

It provides customers with tools to run their professional businesses as well as customer service and technical support. The software is used by family law lawyers, judges, financial planners and accounting firms, mediators, legal aid offices, government, courthouses, law libraries, non-profit organizations, as well as universities and colleges.

The family law software company offers three products for desktop computers: Tools is used to calculate child and spousal support; Forms creates family law court forms; and Precedents creates domestic contracts such as separation and marriage agreements.

DivorceMate launched MySupportCalculator.ca in 2011, a child and spousal support calculator that has grown to more than 250,000 visitors per year.

Michael Perlman is president of DivorceMate Software Inc. Mr. Perlman earned a Bachelor of Business Management in 1997 from Ryerson University, where he majored in accounting.

Since joining the company in 1996, Mr. Perlman has immersed himself in all aspects of the business including sales, marketing, business development, and strategic planning.

Mr. Perlman travels across the country to meet and train clients and is a regular presenter at family law conferences.

DivorceMate Software Inc. Posts

Decisions impact tax benefits in shared custody arrangements

Two recent decisions from the Federal Court of Appeal further complicate tax matters for shared parenting arrangements, says Canadian legal software supplier Christine Montgomery. Read more

DivorceMate's Precedents feature comes to the cloud

Ontario and B.C. users of DivorceMate Software Inc. can now access all of its programs' features wherever and whenever they want, says Canadian legal software supplier Michael Perlman. Read more

DivorceMate kicks off Western roadshow for new Cloud product

DivorceMate Software Inc. will host free lunch and learn sessions and a training seminar in western Canada on its new Cloud product line, says Canadian legal software supplier Michael Perlman. Read more

Shifting to cloud saves time, adds efficiency for family lawyers

Having support calculations available on a cloud computing platform will provide family law practitioners with the flexibility and mobility they need in today’s fast-paced legal environment, says Canadian legal software supplier Michael Perlman. Read more

DivorceMate hosts information session on new Cloud product

DivorceMate Software Inc. will host a free information session in September on its new Cloud product line, says Canadian legal software supplier Michael Perlman. Read more

DivorceMate updates forms to reflect Family Law Rules amendments

DivorceMate Software Inc. updated its Forms products in Ontario to incorporate amendments to the province’s Family Law Rules , O. Reg. 114/99 , says the company’s consultant Christine Montgomery. Read more

MySupportCalculator tool gaining acceptance in courts

Recent court cases are relying on MySupportCalculator (MSC) to determine spousal and child support calculations because it’s the most accurate tool available to the public, says Faith Feldman, general manager of MySupportCalculator.ca. Read more

DivorceMate gives back with ’30 days of giving’ campaign

As part of its 30th-anniversary celebrations, DivorceMate Software Inc. is randomly drawing a name from its client base each day for the month of June and donating $200 to the charity of that person’s choice, says Canadian legal software supplier Michael Perlman. Read more

DivorceMate, MSC to celebrate at National Family Law Program

With its 30th anniversary this year, DivorceMate Software Inc. has a great deal to celebrate and the company will be featuring all it has to offer at the upcoming National Family Law Program this summer, says Canadian legal software supplier Michael Perlman. Read more

DivorceMate Forms update released

DivorceMate Software Inc. has recently updated its Forms products in Ontario primarily to incorporate legislative changes as a result of the new Child, Youth and Family Services Act, 2017 — which replaced the Child and Family Services Act , says the company’s president Michael Perlman. Read more

DivorceMate Software launches new Forms Cloud product

DivorceMate Software Inc. has released a beta version of its new DM Forms Cloud software for Ontario and British Columbia to allow users to create and access their family law court forms calculations remotely from any digital device, says the company’s president Michael Perlman. Read more

DivorceMate updates software following federal child support changes

DivorceMate Software Inc. has updated its software to reflect changes that Ottawa has made to the federal Child Support Tables, says company president Michael Perlman. Read more

DivorceMate software a tool, not a replacement for legal advice

DivorceMate Software Inc. offers a suite of tools to assist family lawyers, including its Precedents One product, which assists lawyers in the creation of domestic contracts, says company president Michael Perlman. Read more

MSC relies on same calculator used by family law professionals

Approximately six years ago, DivorceMate Software Inc. , which is available only to family law professionals, created a sister company, MySupportCalculator.ca (MSC) for use by the general public. Read more

DivorceMate leverages latest technology to meet family law needs

From complex programs installed on clunky desktop computers 30 years ago to cloud-based family law software accessible on a cellphone from a coffee shop, DivorceMate Software Inc. has successfully leveraged technology to meet the needs of lawyers and all users, according to its president Michael Perlman. Read more