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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
  • Dec 9

    4 Considerations for Child Custody Evaluation

    4 Considerations for Child Custody Evaluation
    When the parties can’t come to an agreement, a child custody evaluation by a mental health professional can help judges by giving an assessment of the family, each parent’s capacity to parent, and the children’s needs and…
  • Dec 7

    Service of Process via Twitter?

    Service of Process via Twitter?
    For a judgment to be entitled to full faith and credit, the defendant must be served in a way that’s reasonably calculated to give actual notice of the proceedings and an opportunity to be heard. Milliken v Meyer (1940) 311 US 457, 463.…
  • Dec 5

    Where to Start on Response to an Administrative Action

    Where to Start on Response to an Administrative Action
    Your client is the subject of an agency investigation, accusation, or statement of issues on a license, benefit, or other matter. The timeline for filing your response is typically short, so you’ll have to move fast. Here are the first…
Rank this Week: 2129

North Carolina Divorce Lawyers…

North Carolina Divorce Lawyers Blog

Covers family law. By Woodruff Family Law Group.

http://www.northcarolinadivorcelawyersblog.com/
  • Dec 9

    Child Abuse & Spousal Privilege

    Child Abuse & Spousal Privilege
    By: Jennifer Crissman, Woodruff Family Law Group             As a parent, it is a nightmare even to imagine your child being harmed. But for some families in the Piedmont, this is a grim…
  • Dec 7

    Planning for Retirement Post-Divorce

    Planning for Retirement Post-Divorce
    Carolyn Woodruff, a North Carolina CPA and Family Law Specialist, frequently is faced in sending a divorce client in the right direction after receiving a retirement plan in a divorce settlement.   Here are her thoughts on the subject:…
  • Dec 2

    He Said, She Said: Admission of Hearsay Statements Regarding Child Sexual Abuse in Custody Cases: Part 12 of 12 Part

    He Said, She Said: Admission of Hearsay Statements Regarding Child Sexual Abuse in Custody Cases: Part 12 of 12 Part
    Jennifer Crissman, Attorney, Woodruff Family Law Group In the final installment of our twelve-part practical series for attorneys practicing in Guilford and surrounding counties, we will review the case of State v. Deanes. In our hypothetical…
Rank this Week: 4492

Arizona Law Group Family Law Blog

Arizona Law Group Family Law Blog

Attorney Scott David Stewart answers questions and covers a variety of family law related topics.

http://www.arizonalawgroup.com/blog/
  • Dec 9

    Husband Filed Notice of Appeal Before Final Arizona Divorce Decree

    Husband Filed Notice of Appeal Before Final Arizona Divorce Decree
    Husband’s notice of appeal from divorce decree was premature, filed before the trial court resolved parenting time, legal decision-making, and attorney fee award in Arizona Read More The post Husband Filed Notice of Appeal Before Final…
  • Nov 28

    Husband’s Gun Collection Divided in Arizona Divorce

    Husband’s Gun Collection Divided in Arizona Divorce
    Division of gun collection as separate and community property upon divorce affirmed in Arizona case summary. Jacqueline Foster v. Charles Sidney Foster Husband Collected Guns Read More The post Husband’s Gun Collection Divided in…
  • Nov 21

    Disabled Father’s Debt Was Income for Arizona Child Support and Spousal Maintenance Cannot Be Speculative

    Disabled Father’s Debt Was Income for Arizona Child Support and Spousal Maintenance Cannot Be Speculative
    Unemployed disabled father ordered to pay child support with line of credit affirmed; and speculative spousal maintenance award vacated in Arizona case summary. Antonella Sherman Read More The post Disabled Father’s Debt Was Income for…
Rank this Week: 4898

Herston on Tennessee Family Law

Herston on Tennessee Family Law

Covers developments in Tennessee family law.

http://herstontennesseefamilylaw.com/
Rank this Week: 1644

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/
  • Dec 9

    Going for A Collaborative Or Mediated Divorce

    Going for A Collaborative Or Mediated Divorce
    Divorce courts in California work under the same rules used to courts to tackle other disputes. It is seen  frequently that such courts are unable to function properly in solving disputes related to divorce. Collaborative or mediation…
  • Dec 8

    What To Do About Hidden Assets In Divorce

    What To Do About Hidden Assets In Divorce
    It is a common occurrence for warring spouses to hide assets when in the course of a contentious divorce. There are a number of ways a spouse may disguise or at least undervalue assets. One of the most common ways is to overlook or undervalue…
  • Dec 7

    Religion & The Issue of Child Custody

    Religion & The Issue of Child Custody
    If the parents of a child are of different faiths, and they separate, there may not be agreement on the religion the child will follow. This is increasingly common as the number of interfaith marriages are on the rise. High divorce rate can…
Rank this Week: 4255

Williams Law Group Blog

Williams Law Group Blog

Covers New Jersey Division of Child Protection and Permanency issues.

http://newjerseydyfsdefense.com/blog
  • Dec 9

    Child Safety in Foster Care

    Child Safety in Foster Care
    Having your child placed into foster care can raise many concerns. Chief among these is whether your child will be safe.
  • Dec 8

    What Constitutes Child Neglect?

    What Constitutes Child Neglect?
    Child neglect is legally defined as the failure of a parent or caregiver to provide for a child’s minimum needs. This definition is vague and leaves room for interpretation.
  • Dec 7

    What Can an Attorney Do to Protect My Children?

    What Can an Attorney Do to Protect My Children?
    If your child’s safety is at stake, you have rights as a parent. You can take steps to ensure your child is protected at all times when with you or the non-custodial parent. If you have genuine concerns for your child’s safety,…
Rank this Week: 4370

Family Lore

Family Lore

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

http://www.familylore.co.uk/
  • Dec 8

    The blame game...

    The blame game...
    My posts this week on Marilyn Stowe’s Family Law & Divorce Blog were dominated by the concept of blame, not just for marriage breakdown but also for courts not making the decisions you want them to make. They…
  • Dec 7

    Family Law Reduced Fees Scheme Launched To Help People In A “Jam”

    Family Law Reduced Fees Scheme Launched To Help People In A “Jam”
    A new scheme is being launched this month offering a more affordable legal advice service to people who are “just about managing” financially – or “Jams.”The hourly rate under this scheme is set at around…
  • Dec 5

    ONS divorce stats release: Resolution response

    ONS divorce stats release: Resolution response
    Nigel ShepherdThe Office of National Statistics’ latest figures on divorce in England and Wales show there were 111,169 divorces in England and Wales in 2014, a drop of 3.1% compared to 2013. The divorce rate has also fallen by 5.3%…
Rank this Week: 268

Riverside County Family Law Blog

Riverside County Family Law Blog

Covers move away rights, obtaining or defending support applications and enforcing support orders, characterizing and dividing community property, and custody and visitation rights. By Thurman W. Arnold III.

http://www.thurmanarnold.com/Blog/Recent-Blog-Posts/RSS.xml
  • Dec 8

    2017 Revisions to California Family Code

    2017 Revisions to California Family Code
    The 2017 Revisions to the California Family Code It's that time again. Each year we like to provide you a head's up as to the legislative additions and changes to the Family Code and Rules of Court pertaining to divorce and family law…
  • Sep 13

    Thurman W. Arnold, III, CFLS Inducted As A Fellow of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (AAML)

    Thurman W. Arnold, III, CFLS Inducted As A Fellow of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (AAML)
    Thurman W. Arnold, III, CFLS Inducted As A Fellow into the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers We are very pleased to announce that Thurman Arnold III CFLS has been inducted into the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers ("AAML") as…
  • Mar 1

    The Date of Separation Wars Continue - Will New Family Code Section 70 Abrogate Marriage of Davis?

    The Date of Separation Wars Continue - Will New Family Code Section 70 Abrogate Marriage of Davis?
    The Uncertain Landscape of Date of Separation in California Divorce - Going From Bad to Worse? My colleague, attorney David C. Stone of Anaheim, recently brought to my attention Senate Bill 1255 (introduced by Senator John Moorlach on…
Rank this Week: 1745

Uncontested Divorce in Illinois

Uncontested Divorce in Illinois

By David Wolkowitz.

http://uncontesteddivorceinillinois.com/
  • Dec 8

    Most Popular Uncontested Divorce Article

    Most Popular Uncontested Divorce Article
    One great thing about my process for a flat fee uncontested divorce in Illinois is that it is simple. You basically call me, pay a flat fee, give me some information, then I take care of the rest. As a flat fee uncontested divorce lawyer, I…
  • Nov 24

    FAQ: The fastest divorce in Illinoi

    FAQ: The fastest divorce in Illinoi
    Do you want to get divorce as fast as possible? If so, utilizing a flat fee Illinois divorce lawyer for an uncontested divorce is likely to be your best bet.  Check out this FAQ on the fastest divorce in Illinois. What is the fastest way…
  • Oct 22

    3 Ways to Get Divorced in Illinoi

    3 Ways to Get Divorced in Illinoi
    An uncontested divorce in Illinois is it divorce where both parties agree on all aspects of the divorce. Even though it is the fastest and most affordable way to get divorced in Illinois, sometimes people would like to know the options before…
Rank this Week: 4604

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/
  • Dec 8

    Three Tips for Co Parenting Teens and Pre-Teen

    Three Tips for Co Parenting Teens and Pre-Teen
    Language English Three Tips for Co Parenting Teens and Pre-TeensThu, 12/08/2016 - 17:50 Raising teens and pre-teens is challenging in many ways. They often speak their minds, crave independence, and test their parents' patience. They also…
  • Dec 6

    Four Things That Divorcing Parents Should Know

    Four Things That Divorcing Parents Should Know
    Language English Four Things That Divorcing Parents Should KnowTue, 12/06/2016 - 17:43 Families face all sorts of challenges every day, but one of the most emotionally challenging events that can occur is if parents decide to end their…
  • Dec 1

    Co-Parenting Toddler

    Co-Parenting Toddler
    Language English Co-Parenting ToddlersThu, 12/01/2016 - 17:45 Raising toddlers can be both exciting and exhausting. Full of energy and emotion, these years are an important part of their development. They are constantly learning about how…
Rank this Week: 3719

Texas Divorce Lawyer Blog

Texas Divorce Lawyer Blog

Covers family law. By Lyttle Law Firm, PLLC.

http://www.texasdivorcelawyerblog.com/
  • Dec 8

    Dividing Retirement Assets During A Divorce? Challenges Ahead

    Dividing Retirement Assets During A Divorce? Challenges Ahead
    For ex-spouses in the middle of a divorce, the burden it places on their emotions makes it difficult enough for them to live as normal a life as possible. Besides the toll on your emotions, a divorce also poses several financial problems that…
  • Nov 28

    Divorce Rate at its Lowest in 35 Year

    Divorce Rate at its Lowest in 35 Year
    The United States divorce rate has plunged for the third straight year, falling down to a 35-year low according to 2015 data from the National Center for Family & Marriage Research at Bowling State University. On the other hand, more…
  • Nov 22

    New Rules for Claiming Social Security Benefits for Divorced Couple

    New Rules for Claiming Social Security Benefits for Divorced Couple
    For divorced couples, social security is one of the few areas where strategic maneuvers can make a huge difference in planning retirement income, depending on the ages of the ex-spouses. The Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015 established two sets…
Rank this Week: 4509

Family Law Prof Blog

Family Law Prof Blog

By Andrea B. Carrol and Margaret Ryznar.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/family_law/
  • Dec 8

    Grey divorce

    Grey divorce
    From Financial Review: Australians are getting divorced later in life, with the age at divorce hitting a record high of 45 years for men and 43 years for women in 2015, as both sexes delay marriage but stay married for...
  • Dec 7

    Call for Paper

    Call for Paper
    CALL FOR PAPERS Children’s Legal Rights Journal Submission Details. We invite you to submit articles that address any of the prominent and current issues that impact children. Articles should be received by January 15, 2017. Submissions…
  • Dec 6

    Long life due to divorce

    Long life due to divorce
    From pix11: The oldest person in the world, Emma Morano of Italy, credits her longevity to a diet of raw eggs and ending her abusive marriage long before divorce was even legal. Morano celebrated her 117th birthday on Tuesday and...
Rank this Week: 140

Boca Raton Divorce Lawyer Blog

Boca Raton Divorce Lawyer Blog

By Alan Robert Burton.

http://www.bocaratondivorcelawyerblog.com/
  • Dec 8

    Custody and Rights of Grandparent

    Custody and Rights of Grandparent
    When it comes time for the court to determine and establish a time sharing and parenting plan between the biological parents of a minor child, the court applies the “best interests of the child” test in making its consideration.…
  • Dec 7

    Inheritances are Non-Marital Assets, Maybe

    Inheritances are Non-Marital Assets, Maybe
    The question frequently arises in a divorce case as to whether or not an inheritance is a marital asset or non-marital asset.  The Florida equitable distribution statute which deals with the distribution of assets, both marital and…
  • Dec 6

    Are Supplemental Security Benefits (SSI) Included in Your Income for Computing Child Support?

    Are Supplemental Security Benefits (SSI) Included in Your Income for Computing Child Support?
    Supplemental security income or as more commonly known as a SSI  benefits, are in fact included in your income when it comes time to calculating child support in Florida. Florida is, however, in the minority when it comes to utilizing…
Rank this Week: 2976

Family Law & Divorce Information…

Family Law & Divorce Information in Houston, Texas

By Busby & Associates.

http://busby-lee.com/familylawblog
  • Dec 8

    Federal Wildcard Exemption

    Federal Wildcard Exemption
    Michael Most state bankruptcy exemptions are specific to a type of property at a specific value or amount and can only be used to protect that property at that amount. Some examples of such exemptions are: Equity in your personal residence…
  • Dec 2

    Texas’ Spousal Support Law

    Texas’ Spousal Support Law
    Michael Alimony is the common term used to refer to payments made after a divorce to one’s former spouse by the other spouse. There are different forms of alimony in every state some are temporary alimony, rehabilitative alimony,…
  • Nov 17

    Child Tax Exemption

    Child Tax Exemption
    Michael When the tax year draws to a close, all people are anxious about tax returns and exemptions. This article will look into child support and tax. Firstly, it must be noted that child support is tax free, however spousal support is not.…
Rank this Week: 2168

Seattle Attorneys Blog

Seattle Attorneys Blog

Covers criminal, family and Injury law. By Blair & Kim, PLLC.

http://www.seattleattorneysblog.com/
Rank this Week: 4528

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/
  • Dec 7

    Rosner v. Rosner

    Rosner v. Rosner
    2016 NY Slip Op 06816 October 19, 2016 This is an appeal by Norman Rosner for a decision by the Supreme Court, decided on June 26, 2014. The order granted the motion of Christine Rosner, where she was to recover real estate taxes which she…
  • Nov 30

    In re: Custody /Visitation of Beverly

    In re: Custody /Visitation of Beverly
    April 26, 2016 The biological mother (petitioner) Beverly L. surrendered her parental rights of her 2 daughters Kendall and Brooke, and her son Zachary. She signed a Judicial Conditional Surrender reserving the right to visit her children and…
  • Nov 18

    Matter of Andrea CC v Eric DD

    Matter of Andrea CC v Eric DD
    NY Slip Op 07310 October 8, 2015 This is an appeal of the Family Court of Fulton City, which modified a prior custody order. Continue reading
Rank this Week: 1448

Blog on South Carolina Family Law

Blog on South Carolina Family Law

Covers South Carolina divorce, custody and family law issues. By Gregory S. Forman.

http://www.gregoryforman.com
  • Dec 7

    Court of Appeals holds order from bifurcated trial finding common law marriage is not immediately appealable

    Court of Appeals holds order from bifurcated trial finding common law marriage is not immediately appealable
    The issue of what family court orders are immediately appealable can be confusing. Typically final orders need to be appealed immediately, even if that order does not end the case. For example, orders from contempt actions need to be appealed…
  • Nov 27

    Locking the barn doors after the horse has escaped

    Locking the barn doors after the horse has escaped
    There are a half dozen critical moments in each family court case when having an experienced attorney is critical: motions for temporary relief; contempt actions; mediation; when trial is scheduled; trial; and when post-trial motions are due.…
  • Nov 26

    Betting on an estranged spouse’s untimely demise

    Betting on an estranged spouse’s untimely demise
    In the first twenty years of my practice it was rare that a party died in the middle of divorce litigation or within a few years of the divorce. The few times this happened there were obvious warning signs: either a history of serious mental…
Rank this Week: 733

Pennsylvania Family Law

Pennsylvania Family Law

Updates, events, and useful tips surrounding family law issues. By Fox Rothschild LLP.

http://pafamilylaw.foxrothschild.com/
  • Dec 7

    Can There Be Too Much Child Support?

    Can There Be Too Much Child Support?
    We live in a day when reported (i.e. precedential) decisions are rare and decisions touching upon important philosophical differences are like hen’s teeth. But on November 18 the planets aligned to give us Hanrahan v. Bakker, a 2-1…
  • Nov 21

    Would You Like Your Lawyer, A La Carte?

    Would You Like Your Lawyer, A La Carte?
    I was researching material for this blog when courtesy of some “cookie” embedded in a website, I was treated to an opportunity to save substantially on my divorce legal fees by signing on for a service that offered me “al a…
  • Nov 16

    Interlocutory Appeals Of Discovery Orders; Curse Of The Privilege

    Interlocutory Appeals Of Discovery Orders; Curse Of The Privilege
    If you are a lay reader cruising the net for information about how to handle your divorce, return to your search engine now in pursuit of more fertile material. Interlocutory appeals of discovery orders can numb the minds of invertebrates.…
Rank this Week: 1258

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: 1410

The Blog About All Things Family

The Blog About All Things Family

Discusses family law issues including divorce, child support, child custody, order enforcements, and adoptions. By Welsh Law, PLLC.

http://welsh-lawfirm.com/blog/
  • Dec 7

    The Physician’s Assistant v. The Doctor

    The Physician’s Assistant v. The Doctor
    I recently went to the doctor. Let me back that up, I went to 3 doctors recently all for the same condition. It started with a headache that led to a “cold” that finally led me to go to the after hours clinic where I was told I…
  • Nov 11

    It’s Post Election Time – How Does This Affect You

    It’s Post Election Time – How Does This Affect You
    Many many people are unhappy today. Many many people are also happy today. The election was close in terms of the popular vote. This has caused quite an uproar. I think the same uproar would have come about if the result had been exactly the…
  • Nov 3

    Do’s and Dont’s during Family Law Matter

    Do’s and Dont’s during Family Law Matter
    Sometimes I am asked, what should I be doing while my case is pending. I usually tell clients to keep a log of anything related to the divorce or children, but what does that really mean and is there more that you should be doing while your…
Rank this Week: 4954

NJ Family Legal Blog

NJ Family Legal Blog

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

http://njfamilylaw.foxrothschild.com/
Rank this Week: 626

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: 622

San Diego Divorce Attorneys Blog

San Diego Divorce Attorneys Blog

Covers divorce, spousal support and property division in California. By the Law Offices of Nancy J. Bickford, APC.

http://www.sandiegodivorceattorneysblog.com/
  • Dec 6

    The Dreaded Winter Break.

    The Dreaded Winter Break.
    My favorite holiday song is Andy Williams’ version of “The Most Wonderful Time of the Year.”  Something about that song encapsulates everything that is special about the winter holiday season.  There are the…
  • Nov 29

    Changing your child’s school enrollment

    Changing your child’s school enrollment
    Change is a big part of any divorce. When you have children, dealing with change can be one of the most difficult parts of the divorce.  No matter how many times people tell you that “kids are resilient and everything will be…
  • Nov 25

    When Is Income Not Income Available for Support? A Look at the Pearlstein Case

    When Is Income Not Income Available for Support? A Look at the Pearlstein Case
    As we’ve mentioned many times over on this blog, support (both child support and spousal support) can be very complicated in California. In some instances, the relevant statutes provide the Court with vast discretion that needs to be…
Rank this Week: 1850

Lancaster Law Blog

Lancaster Law Blog

Covers business law, employment law, estate planning, family law, and nonprofit law information for Lancaster County and Pennsylvania residents. From Russell, Krafft & Gruber.

http://www.lancasterlawblog.com/
  • Dec 6

    IP Law Basics Part 4 – Copyright

    IP Law Basics Part 4 – Copyright
    This is the final installment of a four-part series on the basics of intellectual property law. The goal of this series is to provide individuals and business owners with a primer on the different types of intellectual property in the United…
  • Dec 2

    IP Law Basics Part 3 – Trademark

    IP Law Basics Part 3 – Trademark
    This is part three of a four-part series on the basics of intellectual property law. The goal of this series is to provide individuals and business owners with a primer on the different types of intellectual property in the United States,…
  • Nov 30

    IP Law Basics Part 2 – Patents and Trade Secret

    IP Law Basics Part 2 – Patents and Trade Secret
    This is part two of a four-part series on the basics of intellectual property law. The goal of this series is to provide individuals and business owners with a primer on the different types of intellectual property in the United States,…
Rank this Week: 1015

Tennessee Collaborative Divorce…

Tennessee Collaborative Divorce Blog

Covers family law. By Papa & Roberts, PLLC.

http://www.tennesseecollaborativedivorceblog.com/
  • Dec 6

    The importance of solid training for Collaborative Divorce practitioners in Nashville

    The importance of solid training for Collaborative Divorce practitioners in Nashville
    Currently, Tennessee does not have any particular certification for people who wish to hold themselves out to the public as Collaborative Divorce practitioners.  If a Nashville attorney, financial, or mental health professional wishes to…
  • Nov 15

    A Personal Perspective on Mediation

    A Personal Perspective on Mediation
    NPR recently broadcast this story about choosing divorce mediation from the perspective of people who have been through the process.  Check it out for lots of valuable thoughts on why mediation worked for them: Finding A New Kind Of…
  • Sep 26

    Summary of two of the main divorce process options in Nashville

    Summary of two of the main divorce process options in Nashville
    As has been discussed many times on this blog, my bias is that in Nashville, and probably in Tennessee in general, we have flipped the exception and the rule in terms of divorce process options.  Currently, the default process is…
Rank this Week: 4753

Creative Resolutions Blog

Creative Resolutions Blog

Covers New York family law and divorce law. By Andrea Vacca.

http://www.newyorkdivorcelawyerblog.com/
  • Dec 6

    Non-Adversarial Divorces Can Inspire Us to Rise Above These Difficult Political Time

    Non-Adversarial Divorces Can Inspire Us to Rise Above These Difficult Political Time
    Politics and divorce have a lot in common when you think about it. There are two different sides, an array of commentators, and the parties exhibit entrenched thinking from which they find it nearly impossible to budge. Luckily, there are…
  • Nov 17

    Curated: 5 Blogs and Podcasts That Help Me Be a Better Lawyer and Mediator

    Curated: 5 Blogs and Podcasts That Help Me Be a Better Lawyer and Mediator
    {3:56 minute to read}  As a family law attorney and a mediator who is committed to helping my clients stay out of court and resolve their issues with as little animosity as possible, I’m very interested in studying positivity,…
  • Oct 5

    The Importance of Time If Your Goal is a Non-Adversarial Divorce

    The Importance of Time If Your Goal is a Non-Adversarial Divorce
    {3 minutes to read} Recently, I was the mediator for a couple that was experiencing significant obstacles in reaching their divorce agreement. One of the parties was furious at the other for wanting the divorce, and he was finding it very…
Rank this Week: 3313

New York Divorce Attorney Blog

New York Divorce Attorney Blog

Covers family law. By Ingrid Gherman.

http://www.newyorkdivorceattorney-blog.com/
Rank this Week: 4619

Charlotte Divorce Lawyer Blog

Charlotte Divorce Lawyer Blog

Covers North Carolina divorce, child custody and child support issues. By Arnold & Smith.

http://www.charlottedivorcelawyerblog.com/
  • Dec 6

    Illinois Implements New Rules To Simplify Divorce Proce

    Illinois Implements New Rules To Simplify Divorce Proce
    Board Certified Family Law Specialist Matt Arnold answers the question: “Do I need an attorney to get a Divorce in North Carolina?” Anyone with friends or family who have been through the process have likely heard how difficult…
  • Dec 1

    What Can an Injunction Do in My Divorce Case?

    What Can an Injunction Do in My Divorce Case?
    Board Certified Family Law Specialist Matt Arnold answers the question: “How will the judge divide our property?” The holiday season is upon us, as is the impending traditional uptick in divorce filings that comes after. Given the…
  • Nov 29

    New Hampshire Court Issues Landmark Divorce Ruling

    New Hampshire Court Issues Landmark Divorce Ruling
    Board Certified Family Law Specialist Matt Arnold answers the question: “What does uncontested divorce mean?” If you’re preparing for a divorce it’s a fact that things like the length of your marriage can play a role…
Rank this Week: 2381

Northern Kentucky Lawyer Blog

Northern Kentucky Lawyer Blog

Covers personal injury and accidents, DUI, criminal defense, bank side bankruptcy cases, creditors' rights, divorce and family custody, and estate planning. By Fessler Schneider & Grimme.

http://www.fsgattorneys.com/blog
  • Dec 6

    FESSLER, SCHNEIDER, & GRIMME FAMILY ISSUE ATTORNEYS IN NORTHERN KENTUCKY

    FESSLER, SCHNEIDER, & GRIMME FAMILY ISSUE ATTORNEYS IN NORTHERN KENTUCKY
    It is quickly becoming the holiday season with more parties and events than anyone can attend.  In fact, the surface of our lives begins to look like a whirlwind of fun and activity.  Potentially, this whirlwind is a cover for…
  • Nov 14

    DUI Attorneys in Northern Kentucky

    DUI Attorneys in Northern Kentucky
    The party was fun and you drank more than you intended.   You drove and were stopped for DWI or DUI.  You should not attempt to defend yourself.  The legal ramifications extend beyond a fine and drivers’ education…
  • Oct 27

    Personal Injury Attorneys Covering You

    Personal Injury Attorneys Covering You
    Accidents don’t happen in convenient locations.  Yet your rights are conveniently  available wherever your accident takes place.  You are a Kentucky resident on a trip to Wisconsin.  The horrible happens– a…
Rank this Week: 4397

Jacksonville Divorce Lawyer Blog

Jacksonville Divorce Lawyer Blog

Covers divorce, child custody, and child support in Florida. By Wolf, Atter & Wolf, P.A.

http://www.jacksonvilledivorcelawyerblog.com/
  • Dec 6

    The Unwed Father’s Fight to Protect His Right

    The Unwed Father’s Fight to Protect His Right
    In Florida, the mere establishment of paternity does not create rights for the biological father. Fla. Stat. 742.10 provides that paternity can be established by the filing with the Clerk of Court of an affidavit of paternity signed by both…
  • Nov 16

    Court Ordered Parent and Child Communication

    Court Ordered Parent and Child Communication
    The changing times allow for a change in an approach how parents can engage, interact, and build relationships with their children. It seems as if we live in a world where many children have a cellphone, laptop, and/or tablet device capable…
  • Nov 13

    The Differences Between Florida Timesharing and Florida Parental Responsibility

    The Differences Between Florida Timesharing and Florida Parental Responsibility
    Florida child custody laws require certain provisions and allocations to be listed in each child custody final order. These provisions related to the upbringing of the child, they contain rights of the child, responsibility, and timesharing…
Rank this Week: 845

Family Law Blog

Family Law Blog

Covers California family law. By Claery & Green.

http://www.claerygreen.com/Family-Law-Blog.aspx
  • Dec 5

    New Year's Resolution: Divorce

    New Year's Resolution: Divorce
    In the United States, it is estimated that between 40% and 50% of all first marriages will end in divorce, and that figure goes up to 60% for second marriages. Researchers have uncovered and established some very well-known factors that…
  • Nov 30

    America's Gray Divorce Revolution

    America's Gray Divorce Revolution
    After World War II ended and our soldiers came home, the birth rates across the United States and the world spiked in what’s become romantically referred to as the baby boom. Between 1946 and 1964, nearly 77 million babies were…
  • Nov 21

    Looking at Divorce and Taxe

    Looking at Divorce and Taxe
    If you’re headed for, or already going through a divorce, you already know that it’s difficult. What could add to the anxiety of gathering your financial records, dividing households, and trying to reach a marital settlement…
Rank this Week: 636

Texas Family Law Blog

Texas Family Law Blog

Covers family law in Texas. By Hutton Law, PLLC.

http://www.austintexaslegal.com/Blog/
  • Dec 5

    The Importance of Youth Voice in Court Proceeding

    The Importance of Youth Voice in Court Proceeding
    The Texas Family Code is clear that children and youth must attend permanency review hearings, and places additional duties on attorneys ad litem, judges, and the child welfare agency to meet with children in advance of court hearings. …
  • Dec 2

    CPS Parent Resource Guide Part 12: Visitation

    CPS Parent Resource Guide Part 12: Visitation
    The right to visit with your child will be one of the most important rights you have during a CPS (child protective services) case, and it is important to take advantage of the visitation that is allowed/ordered both from a bonding…
  • Nov 30

    CPS Parent Resource Guide Part 11: Working With CPS

    CPS Parent Resource Guide Part 11: Working With CPS
    Maintaining A Good Relationship With Your Caseworker   CPS (child protective services) caseworkers are extremely valuable people to your case. They are hardworking, caring people, with only the best interests of your child in mind, and…
Rank this Week: 4558

Missouri Divorce and Family Law…

Missouri Divorce and Family Law Blog

Covers alimony/maintenance, bankruptcy, child support, custody and visitation, divorce, paternity, property division and taxes. By Mark Wortman.

http://familylaw.mwortmanlaw.com/
Rank this Week: 966

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/
Rank this Week: 4236

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: 1426

Lawdiva's Blog

Lawdiva's Blog

Covers family law and criminal law in Canada. By Georgialee Lang.

http://lawdiva.wordpress.com
  • Dec 4

    It All Seemed So Good: Toronto Neurosurgeon Arrested for Murder of Wife

    It All Seemed So Good: Toronto Neurosurgeon Arrested for Murder of Wife
    Mohammed Shamji had it all:  a beautiful wife, who was herself a family doctor, three lovely children, and a PhD from Duke University in biomedical engineering, which paved the way for his reputation as a world-renowned neurosurgeon. But…
  • Dec 3

    Court Orders Maintenance Enforcement Program to Pay Dad for Abusive Collection Effort

    Court Orders Maintenance Enforcement Program to Pay Dad for Abusive Collection Effort
    Some of the worst complaints about the  British Columbia family law justice system arise from litigants dealing with the Family Maintenance Enforcement Program  (“FMEP”), called the Family Responsibility Office in…
  • Nov 18

    Why Would You Hire a Lawyer if You Don’t Want to Take Their Advice?

    Why Would You Hire a Lawyer if You Don’t Want to Take Their Advice?
    I could never understand why someone would hire a high-priced, hotshot lawyer but refuse to take their advice.  It happens more frequently than you might realize, sometimes the result of an uneducated neighbour or friend, who after going…
Rank this Week: 711

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/
  • Dec 4

    Child Custody Modification Change of Circumstances from Entered Order or Settlement Date?

    Child Custody Modification Change of Circumstances from Entered Order or Settlement Date?
    It is a fundamental principle in New York Family law that for a request to modify a custody order to be able to proceed in court, be it Supreme Court or Family court, there needs to be a substantial change of circumstances.  Only if…
  • Nov 25

    Self Employed Spouses, Parents, Child Support, Divorce and Proving Income

    Self Employed Spouses, Parents, Child Support, Divorce and Proving Income
    One fact that presents itself to me time and time again as a family lawyer in New York, and Long Island, is that divorce and family law can deliver a wide range of different complications. From issues regarding child custody, equitable…
  • Nov 20

    New York and Long Island Divorce and the Home

    New York and Long Island Divorce and the Home
    Divorce and the Marital Residence Divorces often aren’t easy. I have spent a number of years now guiding clients through the complications of divorce throughout Long Island, and New York.  I’ve seen very few cases, although…
Rank this Week: 4217

Upstate New York Family Lawyer…

Upstate New York Family Lawyer Blog

Covers family law and traffic ticket information. By the Law Office of James B. Lesperance, Jr.

http://www.upstatenewyorkfamilylawyerblog.com/
  • Dec 3

    #735 Just How Far Are You Willing To Go?

    #735 Just How Far Are You Willing To Go?
    One of the stranger aspects of having a website and blog is publishing all sorts of information on being an attorney in the Capital District and still having people call me from all over the nation, asking me to represent them in states or…
  • Dec 2

    #734 A Practice For The People Who Need It Most

    #734 A Practice For The People Who Need It Most
    I’ve been practicing law now for over twenty-four (24) years. On one level, it doesn’t feel like a long time at all. Yet, on another, when I see how young I look in the photos of my swearing in, way back in August of 1992, I…
  • Dec 2

    #733 My Apologie

    #733 My Apologie
    Hello. After a hiatus of over sixteen months, I’m back again. It’s funny. I distinctly remember publishing that last post, back on July 19, 2015, before feeling like I needed a break. I felt a bit burned out and figured I’d…
Rank this Week: 1380

Pink Tape

Pink Tape

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

http://pinktape.co.uk
  • Dec 2

    Dance of the synapses…

    Dance of the synapses…
    Brrr but it was a mighty cold one this morning [yesterday morning now – I got tied up!]. A morning of luscious oversleeping under warm duvets and a crunchy frosty frogmarch into school just before the 8.50 kettling bell. And then a…
  • Nov 27

    Humbug to Christmas Jumper

    Humbug to Christmas Jumper
    As if branded school uniform that gets lost, grown out of, muddied or chewed or otherwise knackered as fast as you can say “Parentpay” three times whilst clicking your Clarks together wasn’t enough of an…
  • Nov 20

    Why is it so hard to talk?

    Why is it so hard to talk?
    I’ve never been short of an opinion or two. Sometimes I change my mind and change my opinion. I think it’s important to talk about stuff to test out whether your opinion meets that test. I’ve got some opinions about how…
Rank this Week: 948

Indiana Family Lawyer Blog

Indiana Family Lawyer Blog

Covers adoption, family law, surrogacy and mediation. By Harden Jackson LLC.

http://www.indianafamilylawyerblog.com/
  • Dec 2

    Spain Gives Green Light for Paid Maternity Leave for Parents of Children Born Through Surrogacy

    Spain Gives Green Light for Paid Maternity Leave for Parents of Children Born Through Surrogacy
    Last month, the Supreme Court of Spain issued a landmark ruling that recognizes the right to paid maternity leave for parents of children born through surrogacy. Although gestational surrogacy is illegal in Spain, the Court held that the need…
  • Oct 25

    HARDEN JACKSON ANNOUNCES NEW ATTORNEY

    HARDEN JACKSON ANNOUNCES NEW ATTORNEY
    Harden Jackson is pleased to announce that Katherine M. Schwartz has joined the firm’s Adoption and Assisted Reproductive Technology Practice Group. Katherine earned her Juris Doctor degree magna cum laude from the Indiana University…
  • Oct 4

    Choosing a Sperm Donor: There’s an App for That

    Choosing a Sperm Donor: There’s an App for That
    The London Sperm Bank just launched the United Kingdom’s first sperm donor app, nicknamed by news outlets as the “Tinder for Sperm Donors.”  Individuals can use the app to search for sperm donors and order sperm on…
Rank this Week: 1651

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/
  • Dec 1

    Prince’s Estate Worth $200 Million

    Prince’s Estate Worth $200 Million
    No will, no tax planning and an estate that will go equally to one sibling and five half siblings. How could someone with so much money and resources to hire a professional let this happen? It is too easy to delay putting a family wealth…
  • Dec 1

    Tennessee Appeals Court Allows Out-of-State Relocation with Child in Custody Dispute

    Tennessee Appeals Court Allows Out-of-State Relocation with Child in Custody Dispute
    Relocation after a divorce can become complicated when children are involved, since one party often loses parenting time as a result of the other’s move.  Most times, the relocating parent will need the court’s approval…
  • Dec 1

    Tennessee Court Holds that Asset Purchased with Entireties Funds Belongs to Surviving Spouse

    Tennessee Court Holds that Asset Purchased with Entireties Funds Belongs to Surviving Spouse
    Probate administration typically includes categorizing assets and property for distribution. Such decisions may lead to disputes among the beneficiaries, as in In re Estate of Fletcher (Tenn. Ct. App. May 23, 2016), appeal granted (Sept.…
Rank this Week: 4269

All Family Law Group, P.A.

All Family Law Group, P.A.

Covers divorce, family law and bankruptcy.

http://www.familymaritallaw.blogspot.com
  • Dec 1

    The Lesser Known Option to End Marriage: Annulment

    The Lesser Known Option to End Marriage: Annulment
    When married individuals consider ending their marriage divorce is usually the first and only option they explore. This default starting point makes sense when one thinks about the lack of other viable options discussed and/or known by most…
  • Nov 30

    Divorce and Mediation

    Divorce and Mediation
    Given the emotional, financial and legal upheaval divorce creates for most couples, it is easy to understand why divorcing spouses have trouble seeing issues eye-to-eye. Typically, a person’s entire world changes in the wake of divorce,…
  • Nov 27

    Florida Divorce 101

    Florida Divorce 101
    Looking at the almost daily stories about divorce that appear in the news, it seems as if society sees this event as an everyday process that is not worth a lot of conversation. This nonchalant attitude is especially apparent in the large…
Rank this Week: 3908

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/
  • Dec 1

    Indiana Supreme Court Weighs Collateral Source Statute and Government Payer

    Indiana Supreme Court Weighs Collateral Source Statute and Government Payer
    Most Indiana personal injury lawsuits involve a claim for reimbursement of medical expenses – past and future. Thus, a central point of contention for some litigants is “what is the reasonable cost of medical care?”…
  • Nov 16

    Rogers v. Martin – Indiana Supreme Court Weighs Duty of Care for Party Host

    Rogers v. Martin – Indiana Supreme Court Weighs Duty of Care for Party Host
    The estate of an Indiana man who died following a fistfight at a house party won a partial victory before the Indiana Supreme Court recently, paving the way for at least one wrongful death claim to proceed to trial.  In Rogers v. Martin,…
  • Nov 2

    Trucks and Bicycles: A Too-Often Lethal Combination on Indiana Road

    Trucks and Bicycles: A Too-Often Lethal Combination on Indiana Road
    Each year, more than 5,000 trucking accidents result in roadway fatalities. In addition, more than 700 bicyclists are killed annually, and many of those incidents involve large trucks.  Just recently, as reported by WISHTV-8, a…
Rank this Week: 1543

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/
  • Dec 1

    Social Security and Divorce

    Social Security and Divorce
    As long as an individual was married at least 10 years, was divorced, and is currently single, he or she can collect Social Security benefits on an ex-spouse’s earning record as if they were still married. This applies even if the…
  • Nov 15

    How to prepare financially for a divorce

    How to prepare financially for a divorce
    When you are considering filing for divorce, it is helpful to understand your financial situation  – both individually and as a couple. You will want to have a general idea of the marital assets and debts. This will allow…
  • Oct 3

    Ex-Parte Order

    Ex-Parte Order
    Pending the entry of a temporary order, the court may enter an ex-parte order if the court is satisfied by specific facts set forth in an affidavit or verified pleading that irreparable injury, loss, or damage will result from the delay…
Rank this Week: 4095

Brownn Family Law

Brownn Family Law

Feature information and updates on Minnesota divorce and family law issues. By Brown Law Offices, PA.

http://www.mnfamilylawblog.com/
Rank this Week: 1036