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North Carolina Divorce Lawyers…

North Carolina Divorce Lawyers Blog

Covers family law. By Woodruff Family Law Group.

http://www.northcarolinadivorcelawyersblog.com/
  • Jul 29

    Parents, Children, and Premarital Agreement

    Parents, Children, and Premarital Agreement
    The previous two posts on premarital agreements have addressed future spouses who are considering signing a premarital agreement. The final two posts in this series will address the future spouses’ parents. In particular, this post is…
  • Jul 22

    “I Don’t Want A Premarital Agreement, But My Future Spouse Wants Me To Sign One!”

    “I Don’t Want A Premarital Agreement, But My Future Spouse Wants Me To Sign One!”
    A premarital agreement, of course, requires the consent of both future spouses. Sometimes future spouses will disagree about whether to sign a premarital agreement. The last post in this series considered this situation by addressing the…
  • Jul 20

    Why the Experience of a Celebrity Divorce is Not Realistic, but May be Smart to Strive For.

    Why the Experience of a Celebrity Divorce is Not Realistic, but May be Smart to Strive For.
    By Diana Westrick, Legal Assistant, Woodruff Family Law Group While life in the Triad is far from the Hollywood experience, celebrities have a way of infiltrating our lives in such a way that allows us to live vicariously through them. Key in…
Rank this Week: 4827

Bay Area Divorce Attorney Blog

Bay Area Divorce Attorney Blog

Covers family law. By John S. Yohanan.

http://www.bayareadivorceattorneyblog.com/
  • Jul 29

    Want to Alter a Child Support Award? Bring Evidence – In re Marriage of Seddouki

    Want to Alter a Child Support Award? Bring Evidence – In re Marriage of Seddouki
    If you want a court to change an existing child or spousal support award, you have to prove that there has been a change of circumstances to justify it. This means presenting real evidence to the court, as California’s Sixth…
  • Jul 15

    Measuring the Standard of Living in California Alimony Cases – In re Marriage of Shine

    Measuring the Standard of Living in California Alimony Cases – In re Marriage of Shine
    One of the main purposes of alimony, or spousal support, is to help divorcing spouses continue to enjoy the standard of living that they had during the marriage. So it’s no surprise that courts try to gauge that standard of living when…
  • Jun 30

    Enforcing Prenuptial Agreements – In re Marriage of Wicks and Zeghuzi

    Enforcing Prenuptial Agreements – In re Marriage of Wicks and Zeghuzi
    Prenuptial agreements are effective legal tools that allow a couple to resolve certain issues before they get married. These include determining how property will be divided and how other issues will be handled in the event that…
Rank this Week: 4238

Maryland Divorce Lawyer Blog

Maryland Divorce Lawyer Blog

Covers family law with a focus on divorce on Maryland. By Anthony A. Fatemi, LLC.

http://www.marylanddivorcelawyer-blog.com/
Rank this Week: 4359

All Family Law Group, P.A.

All Family Law Group, P.A.

Covers divorce, family law and bankruptcy.

http://www.familymaritallaw.blogspot.com
  • Jul 29

    Moving Away with Children after a Divorce

    Moving Away with Children after a Divorce
    A divorce can cause a lot of emotional turmoil and can disrupt the family for a long period of time. The children are of utmost importance when making the many decisions that are involved in the divorce process. In Florida, as in other…
  • Jul 27

    Reviewing Time-Sharing Option

    Reviewing Time-Sharing Option
    When parents’ divorce, one of the most controversial and complex decisions is how to resolve issues regarding the children. There are various time-sharing arrangements available to Florida families. In Florida, custody is now called…
  • Jul 25

    Three Valuable Lessons You Can Learn From Celebrity Divorce

    Three Valuable Lessons You Can Learn From Celebrity Divorce
    Celebrities are in the limelight, but they are just like regular people when it comes to relationships. Many celebrity marriages end in divorce, and when they do the process may involve airing their dirty laundry in public. The reality is,…
Rank this Week: 3942

CEB blog

CEB blog

Covers practice tips and new legal developments of particular interest to California legal professionals. The CEB blog covers a wide range of practice areas from estate planning to civil litigation, along with posts relating to the practice of law generally.

http://blog.ceb.com
  • Jul 29

    Checklist: Moving for Summary Judgment

    Checklist: Moving for Summary Judgment
    Moving for summary judgment or summary adjudication is a complicated process. You start by considering whether it’s even appropriate to make the motion. Then you review the strict timing requirements. After that comes an evaluation of…
  • Jul 27

    Covering Costs in Contingent Fee Agreement

    Covering Costs in Contingent Fee Agreement
    When you’re working for a contingent fee, i.e., you’ll be paid a percentage of the recovery, don’t forget to discuss the payment of costs in your fee agreement with your client. Here’s what you’ll need…
  • Jul 25

    15 Steps to Forming a Nonprofit

    15 Steps to Forming a Nonprofit
    Clients come to you seeking to form a nonprofit corporation. As there are so many steps involved, use the following checklist to help you avoid costly mistakes. __   1.  Clear and reserve, if desired, the name of the…
Rank this Week: 2205

New Jersey Divorce and Family…

New Jersey Divorce and Family Lawyer Blog

Covers family and divorce law. By The Law Office of James P. Yudes, P.C.

http://www.newjerseydivorcelawyer-blog.com/
  • Jul 29

    Voters Face Tough Choices This Election

    Voters Face Tough Choices This Election
    Periodically I digress in this blog from topics exclusively dealing with Family Law to issues involving the broader world. We are living in a time when history is being made. The world is in turmoil from Brexit to Syrian refugees to…
  • Jul 20

    Domestic Violence Updated: Cyber Crimes and Other Proposed Change

    Domestic Violence Updated: Cyber Crimes and Other Proposed Change
    In February, 2015, Chief Justice Rabner convened a Supreme Court Ad Hoc Committee on Domestic Violence. Whether given that 24 years had passed since the “Prevention of Domestic Violence Act,” (N.J.S.A. 2C:25-17 et. seq.) was…
  • Jul 8

    Guns and Domestic Violence

    Guns and Domestic Violence
    The Second Amendment of the Constitution of the United States of America, more commonly referred to as “the right to bear arms,” can at times conflict with society’s ability to protect other citizens from those same citizens…
Rank this Week: 4271

NJ Family Legal Blog

NJ Family Legal Blog

Covers New Jersey family law. By Fox Rothschild, LLP.

http://njfamilylaw.foxrothschild.com/
  • Jul 29

    Interference with Employment: A New Form of Domestic Violence

    Interference with Employment: A New Form of Domestic Violence
    I previously blogged on economic abuse as a form of domestic violence in a post titled Financial Abuse: The Invisible Wounds of Domestic Violence. Although occurring in approximately 98% of all domestic violence situations according to…
  • Jul 21

    The Fine (or Maybe Not So Fine) Line Between Zealous Advocacy and Overzealous Advocacy

    The Fine (or Maybe Not So Fine) Line Between Zealous Advocacy and Overzealous Advocacy
    In law school, lawyers to be begin to be ingrained engrained with the concept of ethical duty of zealous advocacy.  While this concept used to be in the Rules of Professional Conduct, over time, it has been removed.  It has even…
  • Jul 12

    Exacting Revenge On Your Ex May Not Be So Sweet After All

    Exacting Revenge On Your Ex May Not Be So Sweet After All
    Cersei Lannister may seem like she has it all: unbridled brutality, a mountain of a protector, disfavor in the Realm and a growing list of enemies she’s collected along the way. After all, she’s just destroyed her enemies in one…
Rank this Week: 630

Herston on Tennessee Family Law

Herston on Tennessee Family Law

Covers developments in Tennessee family law.

http://herstontennesseefamilylaw.com/
Rank this Week: 1652

CA Divorce Mediation

CA Divorce Mediation

Introduces people to the mediation process as an alternative to a traditional divorce. By California Divorce Mediators.

http://www.cadivorcemediators.com/blog/
  • Jul 29

    Do You Need Therapy After Your Divorce?

    Do You Need Therapy After Your Divorce?
    It is like the lull after a tempestuous storm. The constant disagreements, inexplicable yelling, and the perpetual abhorrence have all been finally put to an end. After a prolonged financially, physically, and mentally draining litigation,…
  • Jul 27

    All You Need to Know About Division of Property Mediation

    All You Need to Know About Division of Property Mediation
    A divorce or legal separation is both mentally and financially traumatic for the parties involved. The grief of a broken relationship, of shared dreams and hopes, combined with the grueling task of making a fair division of your shared…
  • Jul 27

    How To Explain To Your Children The Reason Behind The Divorce

    How To Explain To Your Children The Reason Behind The Divorce
    Your divorce or separation ordeal can be an agonizing time for your children. There are a million questions that flash across the tender mind of a child when his/her parents are parting ways, and he/she is left in the custody of any one of…
Rank this Week: 4384

Family Lore

Family Lore

Covers child support, divorce, property and chiildren. By John Boich.

http://www.familylore.co.uk/
  • Jul 28

    Costs, abduction, needs and the CMS...

    Costs, abduction, needs and the CMS...
    My posts this week on Marilyn Stowe’s Family Law & Divorce Blog covered a mix of subjects, including the following:Courts can order legal costs funding in ongoing cases - Mr Justice Cobb's decision in the recent High…
  • Jul 27

    Free Law Lectures at Gresham College

    Free Law Lectures at Gresham College
    When Worlds Collide: The Family and the LawbyProfessor Jo Delahunty QCGresham Professor of Law‘Sex, Death and Witchcraft’ – What Goes On In The Family Court Room?Thursday, 6th October 2016, 6pm – 7pm,…
  • Jul 24

    News Essentials: 25th July 2016

    News Essentials: 25th July 2016
    A brief summary of the essential family law news and cases from the last week:NEWSCourt of Appeal disapproves of ‘destitution’ as threshold for support for migrant children and familiesThe Court of Appeal has disapproved of…
Rank this Week: 266

Family Law Prof Blog

Family Law Prof Blog

By Andrea B. Carrol and Margaret Ryznar.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/family_law/
  • Jul 28

    Father-Son Relationship Not Repudiated: Father Forced to Pay College Expense

    Father-Son Relationship Not Repudiated: Father Forced to Pay College Expense
    From the The Indiana Lawyer: The Indiana Court of Appeals held that when a son and father had not fully repudiated their relationship even though the father did not seek to enforce his parenting time rights, the father was still...
  • Jul 27

    Designer Babies? Most Say "No Thanks"

    Designer Babies? Most Say "No Thanks"
    From the International Business Times: American adults have express distrust in regard to the emerging field of biomedical technologies used for human enhancement. A survey completed by the Pew Research Center found that many Americans fear a…
  • Jul 25

    Call for Papers--Children’s Legal Rights Journal

    Call for Papers--Children’s Legal Rights Journal
    Children’s Legal Rights Journal Call for Papers Issue 1, 2016 Children and the Law About the CLRJ. The Children’s Legal Rights Journal is a national journal sponsored by Loyola University Chicago School of Law in cooperation with the…
Rank this Week: 139

Long Island Family Law and…

Long Island Family Law and Mediation Blog

Covers family law and mediation. By Law and Mediation Office of Darren M. Shapiro, P.C.

http://www.longislandfamilylawandmediation.com/
  • Jul 28

    Evictions of Family or an Adult Child in New York

    Evictions of Family or an Adult Child in New York
    In New York, parents owe an obligation to pay child support until their child is 21. The child support obligation is usually paid to the other parent. However, for other purposes such as child custody, children become adults at age 18. When a…
  • Jul 17

    Can You Make Secret Videos to Use in a New York Child Custody, Divorce or Family Law Case?

    Can You Make Secret Videos to Use in a New York Child Custody, Divorce or Family Law Case?
    During a heated divorce or a child custody battle in New York, both parties may try to gather evidence against the other party. Several laws protect individuals’ rights to privacy, but there are certain gaps. The Federal Wiretapping…
  • Jul 10

    Recording Phone Conversations in New York for Use in Child Custody or Divorce

    Recording Phone Conversations in New York for Use in Child Custody or Divorce
    It can be tempting in the midst of a contentious divorce or child custody proceeding to record the other parent’s or your spouse’s phone calls with a mistress or his/her conversation with his child. However, if the evidence you…
Rank this Week: 4260

New York Family Law Blog

New York Family Law Blog

Covers family law topics. Published by New York attorney, Stephen Bilkis & Associates.

http://www.newyorkfamilylawblog.com/
  • Jul 28

    Court Hears Disturbing Neglect Proceeding

    Court Hears Disturbing Neglect Proceeding
    A New York Family Lawyer said that, in a neglect proceeding pursuant to Family Court Act. Article 10, the maternal grandmother appeals from an order of the Family Court, Kings County, dated April 7, 2009, which suspended her visitation with…
  • Jul 28

    Mother Moves for Custody of Three of Her Children

    Mother Moves for Custody of Three of Her Children
    A New York Family Lawyer said that, recitation, as required by CPLR 2219(a), of the papers considered in the review of the cross motion of the Attorney for the Children seeking, inter alia an order granting the mother temporary child custody…
  • Jul 12

    Father Seeks Full Custody of Children

    Father Seeks Full Custody of Children
    A New York Family Lawyer said this is a contested matrimonial action before the Supreme Court of the State of New York. On 6 January 2010, the plaintiff, the husband moved by order to show cause and prayed for an order directing the return of…
Rank this Week: 1454

Next Phase Legal Blog

Next Phase Legal Blog

Covers divorce and family law. By Next Phase Legal LLC.

http://nextphaselegal.com/blog/
  • Jul 28

    Introducing Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) and Panel of Neutral

    Introducing Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) and Panel of Neutral
    We’re proud to introduce our civil alternative dispute resolution (ADR) practice area and our experienced panel of neutrals. ADR can be extremely beneficial for all parties involved and is a sensible alternative to a court battle.…
  • Jun 29

    3 Challenges to Wills in Massachusett

    3 Challenges to Wills in Massachusett
    Challenging a will is meant to be a serious and in depth process, because when a person signs a will, they mean it to stand as the last instructions for the distribution of their assets. Contesting a will is done in the Probate Courts of…
  • Jun 23

    Are Massachusetts Divorce Records Public?

    Are Massachusetts Divorce Records Public?
    After a divorce, you may not want the whole world to know about it. So are your divorce records public? The majority of records in Massachusetts are considered public, unless they can be held under specifically stated exemptions. These…
Rank this Week: 4460

Pink Tape

Pink Tape

Covers family law the the family justice system in the United Kingdom.

http://pinktape.co.uk
  • Jul 28

    Drum roll, trumpet fanfare, dancing pokemon…

    Drum roll, trumpet fanfare, dancing pokemon…
    Here’s that big announcement I mentioned. The Transparency Project has got some funding! More than that we have got some funding for some really exciting projects! Read all about it here : New opportunities for The Transparency…
  • Jul 27

    This week’s good read

    This week’s good read
    This evening I had the pleasure of sitting on my never-sat-on garden sun lounger for five minutes as I cooked the kids tea, followed by a Pokemon hunt along the coastal path (with ice cream), topped off with a spot of…
  • Jul 24

    School Holiday Season

    School Holiday Season
    It’s that time of year when I realise I’m another year older already (yay, happy birthday me), the days are getting shorter already, I haven’t fallen asleep in the sun yet this summer, and I really, really need a holiday.…
Rank this Week: 950

Alabama Criminal and Family Lawyer…

Alabama Criminal and Family Lawyer Blog

Covers family and criminal law. By Skier & Associates.

http://www.alabamacriminalandfamilylawyerblog.com/
  • Jul 28

    Pardons and Gun Right

    Pardons and Gun Right
    It is vitally important that a pardon applicant specifically ask for restoration of civil rights clearly and unequivocally in their initial petition.
  • Jun 10

    Alabama’s Crisis of Leadership

    Alabama’s Crisis of Leadership
    The State of Alabama is in crisis. Our Speaker of the State House of Representatives, our Governor, and our Chief Justice of the Supreme Court all are hamstrung by accusations of impropriety, abuse of their authority, and failure to execute…
  • Jun 10

    Alabama’s Crisis of Leadership

    Alabama’s Crisis of Leadership
    The State of Alabama is in crisis. Our Speaker of the State House of Representatives, our Governor, and our Chief Justice of the Supreme Court all are hamstrung by accusations of impropriety, abuse of their authority, and failure to execute…
Rank this Week: 4632

Our Family Wizard Blog

Our Family Wizard Blog

Focuses on ideas that could reduce conflict, improve communication, protect children and help move families forward.

http://www.ourfamilywizard.com/ofw/index.cfm/blog/
  • Jul 28

    Divorce Issues Faced By Military Familie

    Divorce Issues Faced By Military Familie
    Language English Divorce Issues Faced By Military FamiliesThu, 07/28/2016 - 16:33 Military families face particular challenges that other families don't encounter. With one or more family members away on deployment or elsewhere on duty,…
  • Jul 26

    Checklist for Hiring a Divorce Lawyer

    Checklist for Hiring a Divorce Lawyer
    Language English Checklist for Hiring a Divorce LawyerTue, 07/26/2016 - 16:23 Your divorce lawyer is someone who can answer your questions, provide legal guidance, and assist you in obtaining the best outcome possible when working your…
  • Jul 21

    Dreams and Desires After Divorce

    Dreams and Desires After Divorce
    Language English Dreams and Desires After DivorceThu, 07/21/2016 - 16:31 As adults, we often forget that we still have the ability to dream. We tend to get so caught up in everyday life that we can sometimes overlook our goals,…
Rank this Week: 3891

RandyWallace

RandyWallace

Blog about current issues in Mississippi law including personal injury, divorce and insurance.

http://randywallace.wordpress.com/
  • Jul 28

    Garlic knot

    Garlic knot
    A few weeks back my wife went to Meridian to visit family.  While on the visit, she ate at a place called Mimmo’s in Quitman.  According to my wife, it is the absolute best bread she ever tried (all the other food was really…
  • Jun 29

    Think before you send.

    Think before you send.
    Some 10+ years ago a defense lawyer as young as I was filed a motion in limine a few days before trial.  Most of it was baseless and by my estimation designed to either get a few more billable hours in or distract me from trial…
  • May 26

    Rib time!

    Rib time!
    Cooking ribs is a constant work in progress for me.  Add this, remove that, more time / less heat, higher heat / less time, foil time, type of wood for smoke, new rubs, types of sugar, etc.  There are so many variables in cooking…
Rank this Week: 4457

Freed Marcroft Blog

Freed Marcroft Blog

Covers Connecticut estate planning, family, real estate, litigation, business and non-profit planning, and LGBT immigration law.

http://freedmarcroft.com/category/blog/
  • Jul 28

    What Does The Democratic National Convention Have To Do With Divorce

    What Does The Democratic National Convention Have To Do With Divorce
    I know.  You’re thinking, “what is she thinking.” Forgive me, I’m tired.  I was up late watching the DNC last night.  But please bear with me for a minute while I draw this analogy for you. At Freed…
  • Jul 22

    Divorce, the Kids, & the House: What on Earth is “Bird Nesting?”

    Divorce, the Kids, & the House: What on Earth is “Bird Nesting?”
    “Wait, we do what?” It can sound pretty baffling at first. Here’s the scoop.  The kids stay in the family home — the “nest,” get it?  The idea is that instead of children having to go back and…
  • Jul 18

    Lessons From A Porch: the Rise of Divorce Later in Life

    Lessons From A Porch: the Rise of Divorce Later in Life
    Kristen and I were lucky enough to spend the weekend in Provincetown.  The Land’s End Inn is our favorite place to stay for many reasons — but chief among them is its magnificent porch with views of the harbor.  Our…
Rank this Week: 4419

Massachusetts Divorce Law Monitor

Massachusetts Divorce Law Monitor

Covers Massachusetts family and divorce law. By Nancy R. Van Tine.

http://www.massachusettsdivorcelawmonitor.com/
  • Jul 28

    Why You Should Care About Federal Computer Privacy

    Why You Should Care About Federal Computer Privacy
    An often-stated truth is that you shouldn’t access the email of others. Here, “others” means the person you have divorced, are now divorcing, or plan to divorce in the not too distant future. No matter how often this is…
  • Jul 21

    Potential Changes to Interstate Custody Dispute Law in Massachusett

    Potential Changes to Interstate Custody Dispute Law in Massachusett
    After a three month maternity leave, and a few months adjusting to being a full-time working mom, I’m excited to be back to contributing my thoughts to this blog! I’m also excited to be writing on a topic that I not only find…
  • Jul 7

    Change Is Good – Handing Over the Rein

    Change Is Good – Handing Over the Rein
    Hi there, In addition to being a busy practicing partner here at Burns & Levinson, I’ve been the chair of the Divorce & Family group and co-chair of the Private Client group since 1989. I’ve had the privilege of assisting…
Rank this Week: 1606

Updates in Michigan Family Law

Updates in Michigan Family Law

Covers adoption, annulment, child abuse, child custody and support, cohabitation, property division, domestic violence, divorce and separation. By Jeanne Hannah.

http://jeannehannah.typepad.com/blog_jeanne_hannah_traver/
  • Jul 28

    Anonymous Versus Identified Reporting of Child Maltreatment

    Anonymous Versus Identified Reporting of Child Maltreatment
    Have you considered reporting suspected child abuse to CPS? It's important to know how your report might be perceived by a CPS caseworker. All other factors being equal, does it matter if the reporter is anonymous or identified? Effective…
  • Jul 27

    Kent County Child Support Amnesty Day -- August 12, 2016

    Kent County Child Support Amnesty Day -- August 12, 2016
    Grand Rapids attorney Elizabeth Bransdorfer has shared the news about a one-day child support amnesty program. Kent County is offering a break to some 3,500 residents who have fallen behind on child support payments over the last year and…
  • Jul 13

    The Safe Delivery of Newborns | Teen Mothers have Good Option

    The Safe Delivery of Newborns | Teen Mothers have Good Option
    A baby found yesterday by a youngster in Indiana was wrapped in a black towel and thrown under a bush. Part of the umbilical cord was still attached at it and were covered in maggots. The infant was exposed to summer heat and sunlight. Sadly,…
Rank this Week: 268

Lutz Law blog

Lutz Law blog

Covers Washington family law.

http://www.lutzlaw.com/articles/
  • Jul 28

    Third Party Custody – Including Grandparent

    Third Party Custody – Including Grandparent
    Non-Parental Custody Over the last year, Judges and commissioners have been taking a closer look at Non-Parental Custody cases and applying a strict standard when determining if they should separate a child from their biological…
  • Nov 2

    Child Custody Jurisdiction

    Child Custody Jurisdiction
    One of the most common issues that come up regarding determining custody for a child deals with whether or not Washington has jurisdiction to hear your case.  If both parents are presently in Washington and the child resides in…
  • Aug 18

    Retirement Accounts and Disability Pay From United States Military

    Retirement Accounts and Disability Pay From United States Military
    Even though you have an interest in a military retirement account as a military dependent, sometimes that interest can be compromised if the military member converts his or her retirement account into a disability based award (actually, when…
Rank this Week: 4657

International Family Law

International Family Law

Covers international divorce law, international child custody, international child abduction and international prenuptial agreements. By Jeremy Morley.

http://www.internationalfamilylawfirm.com/
  • Jul 27

    The Korean Family Relations Registry and Korean Passports for Children

    The Korean Family Relations Registry and Korean Passports for Children
    Jeremy D. MorleyNature and Purpose of the RegistryThe Korean Family Registry is governed by Korea’s “Act on the Registration etc. of Family Relationships.” The purpose of the Act is defined in Article 1 as “to…
  • Jul 12

    Annual Hague Compliance Report Released

    Annual Hague Compliance Report Released
    Jeremy D. MorleyThe U.S. State Department has just issued its 2016 Annual Report on International Parental Child Abduction under the Sean and David Goldman International Child Abduction Prevention and Return Act.The Report cites 21 countries…
  • Jun 14

    "Abduction of Children to the United States" published in AJ Famille

    "Abduction of Children to the United States" published in AJ Famille
    The below article was recently published in the May 2016 issue of AJ Famille, a monthly publication featuring articles on all aspects of Family Law, with a French focus:The Hague Abduction Convention in the United StatesJeremy D. Morley*The…
Rank this Week: 1079

Linda's Law Blog

Linda's Law Blog

Covers Pennsylvania and New Jersey family law. By Linda A. Kerns.

http://lindakernslaw.blogspot.com/
  • Jul 27

    Why is Your Credit Report Important in a Divorce?

    Why is Your Credit Report Important in a Divorce?
            Most everyone knows that divorce involves dividing assets.  However, along with assets, debts must be divided.  Many couples have credit card debt: either in one party’s name alone or joint credit…
  • Jul 20

    Documents to Bring to Your First Meeting with Your Lawyer for a Family Law Case

    Documents to Bring to Your First Meeting with Your Lawyer for a Family Law Case
    In order to help you prepare for your first meeting, you should gather as many of these documents as possible.  If you cannot find them, or do not have access to them, do not worry- your lawyer will be able to help you with obtaining all…
  • Jul 17

    Unknown Quote

    Unknown Quote
    "I married Miss Right. I just didn’t know her first name was Always."~ Unknown
Rank this Week: 1587

Fort Lauderdale Divorce Lawyer…

Fort Lauderdale Divorce Lawyer Blog

Covers divorce, custody, and child support. By Sandy T. Fox, P.A.

http://www.fortlauderdaledivorcelawyerblog.com/
Rank this Week: 1448

Dallas Divorce Law Blog

Dallas Divorce Law Blog

Provides news and updates on Texas family law issues. By O'Neil Attorneys.

http://www.dallastxdivorce.com/
  • Jul 27

    What to expect in Texas family law court

    What to expect in Texas family law court
    There are a lot of good resources out there to help prepare you for divorce court. In our Dallas family law firm, one of the resources we recommend to client is the Texas Young Lawyers Association pamphlet . It covers topics such as: What to…
  • Jul 25

    Blog on Recognizing LGBT domestic abuse

    Blog on Recognizing LGBT domestic abuse
    Today, my blog on Recognizing LGBT domestic abuse was posted on my Gay & Lesbian Family Law in Texas blog. Domestic abuse is not a gay or straight issue. Pop on over there and check it out. Recognizing LGBT domestic abuse by Michelle May…
  • Jun 28

    Do the 12 divorce myths apply in Texas? (part 2)

    Do the 12 divorce myths apply in Texas? (part 2)
    This post is a continuation of the discussion about the 12 Top Divorce Myths. Here’s the link to part one: Do the 12 divorce myths apply in Texas? Myth 7: You can avoid paying child support. Child support is a mandatory order in…
Rank this Week: 1246

San Diego Divorce Lawyer Blog

San Diego Divorce Lawyer Blog

Covers divorce, paternity and legal separation issues. By Roy M. Doppelt and Associates.

http://www.sandiegodivorcelawyerblog.com/
  • Jul 26

    California Court Reviews Ex-Wife’s Action To Vacate Divorce Judgment Based on Fraud

    California Court Reviews Ex-Wife’s Action To Vacate Divorce Judgment Based on Fraud
    A helpful way to reduce the length of a divorce proceeding is for the parties to agree on and stipulate to some of the significant issues to be resolved. Such a stipulation may address matters such as property division, spousal support, and…
  • Jul 19

    California Court Considers Alleged Change of Circumstances In Request for Child Custody Modification

    California Court Considers Alleged Change of Circumstances In Request for Child Custody Modification
    There are state laws applicable to every aspect of a family law case. The California Family Code governs actions for divorce, spousal support, child custody, and many of the attendant issues to be resolved. Courts interpret such laws in light…
  • Jul 12

    California Court Determines Jurisdiction for Child Custody Dispute

    California Court Determines Jurisdiction for Child Custody Dispute
    One of the lesser-known legal hurdles in a family law case concerns the appropriate jurisdiction within which to bring your claims. Whether it is an action for divorce, child custody, spousal support, or any other related matter, parties must…
Rank this Week: 2590

Utah Divorce Hotline Blog

Utah Divorce Hotline Blog

By Chris Salcido.

http://www.utahdivorcehotline.com/utah-divorce-and-family-lawblog/
  • Jul 26

    Biological Fathers Are Entitled to Property Notice of Adoption

    Biological Fathers Are Entitled to Property Notice of Adoption
    A Procedurally Defective Notice of Adoption does not Start the Time to Contest the Adoption Phillip J. James and Mother became pregnant with an expected due date of September 2014. Around March 2014, Mother looked into an adoptive…
  • Jul 20

    Recent Decision on Alimony Law in Utah

    Recent Decision on Alimony Law in Utah
    Want to Modify Alimony? Get Your Ducks in a Row Fish v. Fish is a recent case decided by the Utah Court of Appeals involving the attempted modification of an alimony award. In that case, Diane and Jeffery got married in 1980, and…
  • Jun 7

    What is an Equitable Division of Debts and Property

    What is an Equitable Division of Debts and Property
    Getting to an Equitable Division of Debts and Property Issues that need to be resolved in a divorce proceeding may include the division of debt and property. It must be an equitable division. If the parties are unable to agree on how to…
Rank this Week: 4713

Family Law Blog

Family Law Blog

Covers California family law. By Claery & Green.

http://www.claerygreen.com/Family-Law-Blog.aspx
  • Jul 26

    Move Away Actions in California

    Move Away Actions in California
    When couples divorce, there is one thing that is a constant and that is change. The way a person’s life looks during and immediately following a divorce is probably not the way it’s going to look a year or two later. While…
  • Jul 19

    California's Child Custody Law

    California's Child Custody Law
    If you and your spouse are filing for divorce in the near future, your top concern will be the well-being of your children. Where will the children live, and with whom? Will you try to share custody evenly, or will the children live with…
  • Jul 13

    Property Division in a California Divorce

    Property Division in a California Divorce
    If you are headed for divorce and this is your first time down the path, you will naturally have a LOT of questions, especially about how California’s divorce laws affect a spouse’s property rights. For starters, you must…
Rank this Week: 640

Minick Law Blog

Minick Law Blog

Covers DWI, civil rights, family law, workers compensation, and criminal justice.

http://www.minicklaw.com/asheville-attorney-blog/
Rank this Week: 4407

Salcido Law Firm PLLC Blog

Salcido Law Firm PLLC Blog

Covers Utah criminal defense and divorce law.

http://www.salcidolawfirm.com/
  • Jul 26

    The Admissibility of a Criminal Conviction in a Utah Trial

    The Admissibility of a Criminal Conviction in a Utah Trial
    Evidence of a Criminal Conviction Involving Dishonesty Dr. Taylor started treating Mr. Robinson in 2003 for chronic back pain and degenerative disc disease. He prescribed various pain medications to Mr. Robinson over the next three years, but…
  • Jul 21

    What is the Scope of a Gramma Request?

    What is the Scope of a Gramma Request?
    What Exactly can be Obtained Through a Gramma Request? Article I, section 14 of the Utah Constitution prohibits state actors from conducting unreasonable searches and seizures. The state can seize evidence without violating section 14 if it…
  • Jul 12

    Specific Intent to Commit a Crime Must be Proved by the Stated

    Specific Intent to Commit a Crime Must be Proved by the Stated
    Prosecutors Must Prove that the Defendant had the Specific Intent Required In the recent Carrera case the Utah Supreme Court addressed what prosecutors must prove when the elements of a crime require a specific intent. Salt…
Rank this Week: 4714

DadsDivorce

DadsDivorce

Provides information for men at all stages of divorce.

http://www.dadsdivorce.com/articles/
  • Jul 26

    3 Realities About Prenuptial Agreement

    3 Realities About Prenuptial Agreement
    The divorce of New York real estate mogul Harry Macklowe and his wife, Linda, is about to get nasty. After 57 years of marriage, the billionaire announced he is moving in with his girlfriend of at least two years. The problem for Harry is…
  • Jul 25

    Fighting For Shared Custody Across State Line

    Fighting For Shared Custody Across State Line
    Question: I am going through a divorce and no one in the legal aid programs are willing to help or represent me in court. My ex lives in a different state and I’m stuck fighting for shared parenting and visitation on my own. Any advice…
  • Jul 24

    How Long Do I Have To Respond To Divorce Papers?

    How Long Do I Have To Respond To Divorce Papers?
    Question: I was recently served divorce papers and told I have 21 days to respond to the court. Is that 21 days after my spouse files or 21 days after I was served the papers? Answer: While I am not licensed to practice law in your…
Rank this Week: 169

A Child is Missing

A Child is Missing

Reports on federal Hague Convention child abduction cases By Joel R. Brandes.

http://joelbrandes.blogspot.com/
Rank this Week: 1467

Divorce Law Journal

Divorce Law Journal

Covers adoptions, business valuation, collaborative family law, debt division, grandparent visitation, maintenance, relocation and same sex issues. By Diana L. Skaggs.

http://louisvilledivorce.typepad.com/info/
Rank this Week: 242

Rhode Island Divorce Lawyer Tips…

Rhode Island Divorce Lawyer Tips for You

Covers Rhode Island divorce and family law. By Chris Pearsall.

http://www.rhodeislanddivorcetips.com/
Rank this Week: 617

Family Law & Divorce Information…

Family Law & Divorce Information in Houston, Texas

By Busby & Associates.

http://busby-lee.com/familylawblog
  • Jul 26

    Legal Representation in Divorce

    Legal Representation in Divorce
    Michael Divorce is never an easy part of life and that is why hiring a divorce attorney in the city of Houston is the key to getting through it. There are many reasons to hire an attorney and they include knowing your rights, protecting your…
  • Jul 21

    Legal Solution for Overwhelming Debt

    Legal Solution for Overwhelming Debt
    Michael Debt is something that can accumulate very quickly or over time depending on the given circumstances and it is very easy to get to a point where it becomes overwhelming and more than an individual can handle on their own. This can…
  • Jul 15

    Seek Legal Assistance for Placement of Minor

    Seek Legal Assistance for Placement of Minor
    Michael While parents are typically the ideal judgment makers for the best interests of the child, this can be clouded and based more on emotion than facts during a difficult and contested divorce/separation. At that time it may be necessary…
Rank this Week: 2201

Pendleton Judicial Training…

Pendleton Judicial Training Updates

The official repository of the "Minnesota Judicial Training Updates," which provides judicial tips for judges and attorneys.

http://www.PendletonUpdates.com
Rank this Week: 4303

New Jersey Divorce Lawyer Blog

New Jersey Divorce Lawyer Blog

Covers family law. By the Law Office of Peter Van Aulen.

http://www.newjerseydivorcelawyerblog.net/
  • Jul 25

    Do You Really Want to Keep the Marital Home?

    Do You Really Want to Keep the Marital Home?
    Divorce rarely brings out the best in people, and common sense is often the first attribute to fall by the wayside at the beginning of proceedings. More than one spouse has ended up on the other side, officially divorced and scratching her…
  • Jul 18

    Divorce in NJ: Financial Factors to Consider When Getting Divorced

    Divorce in NJ: Financial Factors to Consider When Getting Divorced
    Financial factors are very crucial for you to review as you begin the divorce process. You are most likely aware that divorces can be expensive, but do you know how much yours will cost you? You may be surprised to find out that the average…
  • Jul 11

    The Law Offices of Peter Van Aulen Are Divorce Lawyers in NJ That Offer A Free Consultation

    The Law Offices of Peter Van Aulen Are Divorce Lawyers in NJ That Offer A Free Consultation
    Choosing an attorney for your divorce is a complicated decision, and one not to be made lightly. You want an attorney with impeccable credentials and a caring personality who isn’t afraid to deal with unpleasant issues. Until you meet…
Rank this Week: 4692

Llabona Law Blog

Llabona Law Blog

Covers Florida family law issues.

http://www.llabona.com/blog/
  • Jul 25

    Florida Divorce Glossary of Important Term

    Florida Divorce Glossary of Important Term
    Divorce can be confusing, especially when you’re dealing with terms you may not understand. Making sure you know these terms will help ease some stress of your divorce. Helpful Florida divorce terms Alimony: a payment of support…
  • Jul 18

    Tips for Maintaining your Sanity Through a Divorce

    Tips for Maintaining your Sanity Through a Divorce
    Divorce can cause stress and emotional turmoil, but it doesn’t have to be the reason you lose your sanity. Getting a handle on your emotions should be your number one priority during your divorce. This article provides helpful tips on…
  • Jul 11

    Do I Have to Pay Child Support if we Split Custody 50/50?

    Do I Have to Pay Child Support if we Split Custody 50/50?
    In an ideal world, each parent would be responsible for exactly 50 percent of their child’s finances and no court orders would determine who pays how much and for what. Unfortunately, that ideal situation doesn’t always happen.…
Rank this Week: 3027

Michigan Divorce Lawyers Blog

Michigan Divorce Lawyers Blog

Covers family law, divorce, and custody issues in Michigan. By Serafini, Michalowski, Derkacz & Associates P.C.

http://www.michigandivorcelawyersblog.com/
  • Jul 25

    What is the difference between legal custody and physical custody?

    What is the difference between legal custody and physical custody?
    There are two types of custody that will be determined in a custody or divorce case. Legal custody involves major decisions affecting the child, including, but not limited to schooling, healthcare, and religion.  Physical custody refers…
  • Jul 11

    Family Law Case Codes and what they mean.

    Family Law Case Codes and what they mean.
    There are several case codes that you should be familiar with when filing a family law case. The court will require different standards of proof and different procedures, depending on which type of family case is filed. DP – A DP…
  • Jun 27

    Filing for Divorce FAQ’

    Filing for Divorce FAQ’
    Answers to frequently asked questions regarding filing for divorce: 1.) Do I need an attorney to file for divorce? Answer: No. However, it is in your best interest to consult with an attorney when filing for divorce. Often times we hear from…
Rank this Week: 4107

Tennessee Attorneys Blog

Tennessee Attorneys Blog

Covers family and injury law, estate planning and medical malpractice. By Martin Heller Potempa & Sheppard, PLLC.

http://www.tennesseeattorneysblog.com/
Rank this Week: 4365

Divorce Lawyer North Andover

Divorce Lawyer North Andover

Covers Massachusetts family law. By Patricia S. Fernandez & Associates.

http://northandovermafamilylawattorney.com/
  • Jul 25

    My Divorce is Final-Now What?

    My Divorce is Final-Now What?
    Divorce Lawyer North Andover If you are nearing the end of a divorce or have recently signed the papers to finalize your divorce, you may be asking yourself: “What’s next”? Sure, the actual legal part of…
  • Apr 15

    5 Common Mistakes to Avoid when Divorcing

    5 Common Mistakes to Avoid when Divorcing
    Divorce Lawyer North Andover Concealing or overlooking an asset: In Massachusetts all property, no matter how or when acquired, is considered marital property.  How it is divided is another subject entirely. That said, even if it is…
  • Mar 16

    Patricia S. Fernandez & Associates welcomes clients, colleagues and friends to new office in North Andover

    Patricia S. Fernandez & Associates welcomes clients, colleagues and friends to new office in North Andover
    Divorce Lawyer North Andover Patricia S. Fernandez & Associates hosted an open house for more than 50 clients, colleagues and friends at its High Street location in North Andover’s Historic Mill Buildings to celebrate 30 years in…
Rank this Week: 3964

Indiana Injury and Family Lawyer…

Indiana Injury and Family Lawyer Blog

Covers personal injury, drug recalls, product hazards and family law. By Padove Law.

http://www.indianainjuryandfamilylawyerblog.com/
  • Jul 25

    Wallerstedt v. Wallerstedt – Relocation in Indiana Child Custody Case

    Wallerstedt v. Wallerstedt – Relocation in Indiana Child Custody Case
    When custodial parent of a minor child in Indiana plans to move to a new residence, that parent must understand his or her rights or obligations with regard to child custody. As of July 1, 2006, a parent with custody or parenting time…
  • Jul 15

    Martinez v. Cahue – Child Custody and Relocation to Another Country

    Martinez v. Cahue – Child Custody and Relocation to Another Country
    In Indiana, when a custodial parent wishes to move either out-of-state or out of the country, he or she needs to comply with Indiana Code Chapter 31-17-2.2, which requires notification of the courts and the other parent. The law…
  • Jun 25

    Sieglein v. Schmidt – Child Support of Baby Born Via In Vitro Fertilization

    Sieglein v. Schmidt – Child Support of Baby Born Via In Vitro Fertilization
    In 2016, there are so many different ways of becoming a parent. Beyond the so-called “traditional method,” there is adoption, surrogacy and in vitro fertilization.  With the advancement of technology, the legalities have been…
Rank this Week: 1560

New Jersey Family Lawyer Blog

New Jersey Family Lawyer Blog

Covers family law. By Helfand & Associates.

http://www.newjerseyfamilylawyerblog.com/
  • Jul 25

    Dividing up Bonus Money in New Jersey Divorce Cases – Fleming v. Fleming

    Dividing up Bonus Money in New Jersey Divorce Cases – Fleming v. Fleming
    New Jersey divorce cases often raise complicated issues about how to divide property and calculate income. The Superior Court recently handled.  The Court was called on to decide whether certain payments one spouse received from his…
  • Jul 21

    Getting an Annulment in New Jersey – McCormack v. Xie

    Getting an Annulment in New Jersey – McCormack v. Xie
    Annulment is an alternative to divorce in which a court concludes that a marriage is invalid. Unlike an actual divorce, in which a court legally terminates a marriage, an annulment determines that the marriage never existed in the first…
  • Jul 14

    The Importance of Carefully Drafting Settlement Agreements in New Jersey Divorce Cases – Gilmore v. Salem

    The Importance of Carefully Drafting Settlement Agreements in New Jersey Divorce Cases – Gilmore v. Salem
    Settlement agreements often offer divorcing spouses an opportunity to resolve many or all of the issues related to their split in an effective and mutually agreeable way. It is important to remember that these are legal documents, however,…
Rank this Week: 4622

HeyAnnette

HeyAnnette

Covers Arizona family law. By Annette T. Burns.

http://heyannette.com/blog/
  • Jul 25

    Mandatory Mediation Clauses Thrown Out in Maine

    Mandatory Mediation Clauses Thrown Out in Maine
    It’s fairly common for a parenting plan or parenting time order to include a clause like this:   “If the parties are unable to reach an agreement regarding any change to this parenting agreement, they will request…
  • Jul 21

    Facebook is Good Evidence

    Facebook is Good Evidence
    If you’re going to assert in court that you are having no contact with someone, it’s probably best not to have Facebook conversations going on with that person. In an Arkansas guardianship case, a mother sought to terminate her…
  • May 25

    What Does the Court Do About Choosing a School? Part 2

    What Does the Court Do About Choosing a School? Part 2
    Continuing from the 5/23 post on Jordan v. Rea, about how an Arizona court will choose a school if the parents can’t agree, this is Jordan’s discussion of how private school tuition factors into the decision. When choosing a…
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