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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/
Rank this Week: 1368

The Interplay Between Bankruptcy…

The Interplay Between Bankruptcy and Divorce Law in Virginia

Explores the effect of a bankruptcy on divorce and other family law matters in Virginia, as well as the effect of a divorce or other family law matter on a bankruptcy. By James H. Wilson, Jr.

http://bankruptcydivorceblawg.com
Rank this Week: 1247

All Family Law Group, P.A.

All Family Law Group, P.A.

Covers divorce, family law and bankruptcy.

http://www.familymaritallaw.blogspot.com
  • Jul 27

    Filing for Divorce as a Stay-at-Home Spouse

    Filing for Divorce as a Stay-at-Home Spouse
    When someone starts contemplating divorce, a number of considerations must be factored into the final decision. For spouses who chose to pause their career in favor of raising children, the financial implications of divorce cannot be…
  • Jul 24

    Special Considerations Same-Sex Couples Face in Divorce

    Special Considerations Same-Sex Couples Face in Divorce
    The legal landscape on marriage and divorce for same-sex couples has changed dramatically over the past few years. Until very recently, 2015 to be precise, marriage between same-sex couples was not legal nationwide. Thirty-seven states…
  • Jul 19

    Divorcing without Conflict

    Divorcing without Conflict
    Separating divorce from the notions of courtroom disputes and drawn-out litigation is hard to do. As this depiction is really the only one that is written about or appears on television. Obviously, if a couple chooses to divorce, the…
Rank this Week: 3594

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: 4045

California Divorce Blawg

California Divorce Blawg

Covers current events in divorce. By John E. Harding.

http://www.hardinglaw.com/blog
  • Jul 27

    John Harding Named as one of the Top 100 Lawyers in Northern California

    John Harding Named as one of the Top 100 Lawyers in Northern California
    San Francisco Magazine and Super Lawyers have name Harding & Associates Family Law principal John Harding to their list of the Top 100 Lawyers in Northern California. This is a rare honor, and a reflection on the hard work and dedication…
  • May 30

    The Habits of Successful Single Parenting

    The Habits of Successful Single Parenting
    Learning to go easy on yourself and focusing on the big picture will enable you and your children to make healthy adjustments. Please click here for a very helpful tips on single parenting.
  • Apr 28

    Relationships and Dating

    Relationships and Dating
    Coping with Mistrust in Relationships Post-Divorce  You can face your trust issues with optimism when you extend trust to those who deserve it and learn to trust yourself day by day.…
Rank this Week: 904

Orange County Divorce Lawyer Blog

Orange County Divorce Lawyer Blog

Covers California divorce and family law issues. By The Law Office Of David P. Schwarz.

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

    DALLAS COWBOYS ROOKIE FOUND NOT GUILTY IN DOMESTIC VIOLENCE CASE

    DALLAS COWBOYS ROOKIE FOUND NOT GUILTY IN DOMESTIC VIOLENCE CASE
    One less problem for the Dallas Cowboys or so does Jerry Jones and The Dallas Cowboys think.  It seems there is a conveyor belt of domestic violence incidents that keep rolling our the Dallas Cowboys facility.  And why? Well…
  • Jul 24

    Ezekiel Elliott and the validity of the Domestic Violence accusations against him

    Ezekiel Elliott and the validity of the Domestic Violence accusations against him
    I guess if Jerry Jones says the domestic violence accusations against their star running back are unfounded then we have to take him for his word that they are frivolous and without merit.  Well these are very strong words from the…
  • Jul 23

    Rabbi’s Conviction’s for kidnapping and forcing divorces upheld

    Rabbi’s Conviction’s for kidnapping and forcing divorces upheld
    Religious liberty did not grant three rabbis leeway to abduct Jewish husbands to force divorces from their wives, the Third Circuit ruled, upholding their kidnapping convictions. This case seems rather odd and appears to have nothing to do…
Rank this Week: 417

Family Law Prof Blog

Family Law Prof Blog

By Andrea B. Carrol and Margaret Ryznar.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/family_law/
  • Jul 27

    Time and Marriage

    Time and Marriage
    From Refinery29: Modern couples are rewriting the rulebook when it comes to weddings and marriage. We're spending less on more unique and interesting engagement rings and waiting until later in our lives than previous generations to tie the…
  • Jul 26

    Israel and Alimony

    Israel and Alimony
    From The Jerusalem Post: The Supreme Court ruled on Wednesday that divorced mothers of children aged six to 15 will have to share equally the financial burden of child support with the fathers if their salaries are equal or the...
  • Jul 25

    ACLU Sues AK to Block Abortion Law

    ACLU Sues AK to Block Abortion Law
    From CNN News: (CNN) Arkansas has some of the most restrictive abortion laws in the country, and a new one set to go into effect at the end of the month has drawn the ire of the ACLU. The American...
Rank this Week: 135

Minnesota Divorce and Family Law…

Minnesota Divorce and Family Law Blog

Covers parenting, alimony, child support, divorce and more. By Gerald O. Williams.

http://divorcelawyermn.com/minnesota-divorce-blog/
  • Jul 26

    The Uncontested Divorce – Part 6 (Personal Property)

    The Uncontested Divorce – Part 6 (Personal Property)
    For many couples, it is easy to resolve the issue of “stuff.”  Many items of personal property naturally “belong” to one party or the other, especially when each party is involved in different hobbies and leisure…
  • Apr 16

    The Uncontested Divorce – Part 5 (Real Estate)

    The Uncontested Divorce – Part 5 (Real Estate)
    Most uncontested divorces involve no real estate.  If the parties own real estate, it is a potentially complicating factor.  In fact, my earlier proposition (in The Uncontested Divorce – Part 1) – that an uncontested…
  • Jan 16

    The Uncontested Divorce – Part 4 (Spousal Maintenance)

    The Uncontested Divorce – Part 4 (Spousal Maintenance)
    Most uncontested divorces are not long on duration.  Less time married means less time to accumulate assets, debts and stuff (not to mention children).  Therefore, there are less potential issues to cause disputes if the marriage…
Rank this Week: 1922

Family Law Blog

Family Law Blog

Covers California family law. By Claery & Green.

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

    Navigating a High Conflict Divorce

    Navigating a High Conflict Divorce
    Many divorce attorneys will attest that a large percentage of divorces start out with pain and conflict. Regardless of the “cause” of the divorce, each spouse will point the finger at the other, blaming him or her for the…
  • Jul 17

    Eli V. Hammond Used as a Divorce Expert on E!

    Eli V. Hammond Used as a Divorce Expert on E!
    We are proud to announce that our very own, Eli V. Hammond, a Certified Family Law Specialist, is being featured as a divorce expert on a new hit TV show, The Second Wives Club, on E! On the show, Attorney Hammond explains the general…
  • Jul 10

    Managing Your Reputation During Divorce

    Managing Your Reputation During Divorce
    You could’ve been dreaming about a divorce for years, but once it becomes a reality, you’re suddenly hit with emotions you don’t know how to handle – fear, anger, sadness, guilt, hopelessness, and numbness. You…
Rank this Week: 598

North Carolina Divorce Lawyers…

North Carolina Divorce Lawyers Blog

Covers family law. By Woodruff Family Law Group.

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

    Owning a Business can be tricky in a divorce

    Owning a Business can be tricky in a divorce
    Dear Carolyn: I am involved in an equitable distribution case and I have a closely-held business in the Triad, which was started by my father. He still owns the majority of the business.  Eight years ago, my father gave me twenty-five…
  • Jul 21

    Funeral expenses from the Estate

    Funeral expenses from the Estate
    Dear Carolyn: My wife and I have been married almost two years. Recently, and unfortunately, her grandmother passed away. Her grandmother had no immediate means to pay for funeral and burial services. The costs were paid by my wife and me on…
  • Jul 19

    Custody Evaluations Explained

    Custody Evaluations Explained
    Follow “Ask Carolyn” on Twitter Dear Carolyn: The court has just ordered me to participate in a child custody evaluation with a local psychologist.  My children are seven and thirteen. I am a concerned Father, and the Mother…
Rank this Week: 4092

Divorce & Family Law Blog

Divorce & Family Law Blog

Offers advice for people dealing with divorce, legal separation and child custody issues. By Patrick Markey, P.C.

http://www.markeylaw.com/blog/
  • Jul 26

    Uniform Collaborative Law Act set to become law on January 1, 2018

    Uniform Collaborative Law Act set to become law on January 1, 2018
    Collaborative Law is finally getting the legitimacy it deserves. The Governor recently signed the Uniform Collaborative Law Act which still be law as of January 1st 2018. Illinois will join the 16 other states that recognize the…
  • Jul 14

    Illinois Has New Child Support Laws as of July 1, 2017

    Illinois Has New Child Support Laws as of July 1, 2017
    The percentage guidelines (20%, 28%, 32%, etc.) are gone. If you are setting child support after July 1, 2017, the court will apply what is called the "Income Shares" Model. A version of the Income Shares model is used in 39 other states so…
  • Sep 29

    New Illinois Child Support Law Starting 7/1/17

    New Illinois Child Support Law Starting 7/1/17
    Beginning next July 2017, Illinois family law courts will now calculate child support based upon the parent's combined income and based on the parenting time allocated. The calculations for child support will come from the state sometime…
Rank this Week: 3981

Indiana Family Lawyer Blog

Indiana Family Lawyer Blog

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

https://www.indianafamilylawyerblog.com
  • Jul 26

    Celebrity Surrogacy Update!

    Celebrity Surrogacy Update!
    Many people know Cristiano Ronaldo from his excellent soccer skills, but few know he just became a father to twins through the help of a gestational surrogate! The surrogate gave birth just outside of San Diego, California to a girl and a boy…
  • Jul 19

    Attorneys Michele Jackson and Katherine Schwartz to Present CLE at Indiana State Bar Association Brown Bag Serie

    Attorneys Michele Jackson and Katherine Schwartz to Present CLE at Indiana State Bar Association Brown Bag Serie
    Harden Jackson attorneys Michele Jackson and Katherine Schwartz will present the CLE “Hoosier Baby? An Intro to Assisted Reproductive Technology (ART) Law in Indiana on July 28th, 2017 from 12:00 PM-1:00 PM as part of the Indiana State…
  • Jul 12

    Large Companies Increasing Fertility Benefit

    Large Companies Increasing Fertility Benefit
    Social media site, Pinterest, recently added adoption and surrogacy benefits for its 500 employees. Pinterest’s employees will be eligible to receive up to $5,000 in adoption reimbursement and up to $20,000 for surrogacy benefits.…
Rank this Week: 1580

Kentucky Law Blog

Kentucky Law Blog

Covers Kentucky family, criminal and business law. By Gatlin Voelker, PLLC.

http://www.gatlinvoelker.com/blog/
  • Jul 26

    Business as your most valuable marital asset?

    Business as your most valuable marital asset?
    Building up a successful business is a difficult task. If you are married, it can put a lot of strain on your relationship, as the hours and money involved are often substantial. However, when things are going well, it can...
  • Jul 21

    What mistakes should I avoid with co-parenting?

    What mistakes should I avoid with co-parenting?
    Many separating couples who have children together in Kentucky believe the hardest part of their separations is moving on. Even though their relationships with each other did not work out, they still have a commitment to their kids.…
  • Jul 5

    What you should know when preparing to adopt a child

    What you should know when preparing to adopt a child
    There is little else you can do that is as selfless as choosing to adopt a child. Preparing for an adoption requires significant time and thought to determine a timeline and approach that will be beneficial for yourself and the...
Rank this Week: 4714

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 26

    Do You Know When to Use a Subpoena?

    Do You Know When to Use a Subpoena?
    A “subpoena” is a writ or an order that compels a witness to either show up and testify or produce something. CCP §1985(a). You can use a subpoena in discovery or in a civil trial or hearing. Here’s a look at which…
  • Jul 24

    Visitation Rights for Grandparent

    Visitation Rights for Grandparent
    In California, grandparents may petition for visitation with their grandchildren in certain situations. Here’s an overview of when grandparents may seek visitation and the presumptions their petitions will face. When a parent is…
  • Jul 21

    Establishing Credibility in Plaintiff’s Opening Statement

    Establishing Credibility in Plaintiff’s Opening Statement
    In a personal injury case, plaintiff’s counsel should approach the opening statement to the jury with one primary goal: establishing credibility. If the jury believes you, it will be much more likely to rule for your client.…
Rank this Week: 1902

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 26

    How Long Should Single Mothers Wait Before They Start Dating Again?

    How Long Should Single Mothers Wait Before They Start Dating Again?
    Getting back on track after a divorce is no easy task. After going through emotional upheavals, restoring back the spark which you once had during your marriage or before it can take time. One of the things that must have crossed your mind…
  • Jul 25

    How To Create An Amicable Relationship With Your Ex After A Divorce

    How To Create An Amicable Relationship With Your Ex After A Divorce
    It is no hidden fact that divorces happen because the relationship that was once pure and strong between two individuals becomes bad. And it’s also true that individuals who get divorced don’t like keeping in touch with their ex…
  • Jul 24

    Lawyer Or Mediator? Which One Should You Opt For During Divorce

    Lawyer Or Mediator? Which One Should You Opt For During Divorce
    Divorces can be complicated matters and getting caught in the middle of legal problems is common. some people try avoiding divorce cases by going through a mediation first.  A divorce mediator helps couples either negotiate divorce…
Rank this Week: 3875

Herston on Tennessee Family Law

Herston on Tennessee Family Law

Covers developments in Tennessee family law.

http://herstontennesseefamilylaw.com/
  • Jul 26

    Tips for Living Together Without Going Nut

    Tips for Living Together Without Going Nut
    This article by Anna Goldfarb in The New York Times may be of interest. Tips for Living Together Without Going Nuts Moving in with your partner before getting married is a big step legally, financially, and emotionally. Here are some…
  • Jul 24

    Pretrial Stipulation and Continuance Examined in Memphis, Tennessee Divorce: Watts v. Watt

    Pretrial Stipulation and Continuance Examined in Memphis, Tennessee Divorce: Watts v. Watt
    Facts: Husband and Wife divorced after 20 years of marriage. Husband owned three small businesses. In May 2015, husband and Wife filed with the trial court a written stipulation that they would hire Mr. Orndorff to value two of the…
  • Jul 21

    Photo of the Week: Smoky Mountain Cub

    Photo of the Week: Smoky Mountain Cub
    Information provided by K.O. Herston: Knoxville, Tennessee Divorce and Family-Law Attorney.Filed under: Photography Tagged: Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Photography, Wildlife Photography
Rank this Week: 1547

Family Lore

Family Lore

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

http://www.familylore.co.uk/
  • Jul 26

    Birch v Birch: Appeal allowed

    Birch v Birch: Appeal allowed
    Lord Wilson gives the judgment of the Supreme CourtBACKGROUND TO THE APPEALThe husband and wife entered into a consent order on 28 July 2010. Part of the order provided that the husband should transfer to the wife his legal and beneficial…
  • Jul 24

    Internet Newsletter for Lawyers July/August 2017

    Internet Newsletter for Lawyers July/August 2017
    The latest issue of the Internet Newsletter for Lawyers is now published.In this issueElectronic evidence – Stephen Mason and George Weir describe the various mechanisms by which electronic evidence is adducedRobot lawyers – Casey…
  • Jul 23

    News Essentials: 24th July 2017

    News Essentials: 24th July 2017
    A brief summary of the essential family law news and cases from the last week:NEWSInternational meeting addresses domestic / family violence and the 1980 Child Abduction ConventionNew Guide to Good Practice on Article 13(1)(b) developed. Full…
Rank this Week: 260

Roscich & Martel Law Firm LLC Blog

Roscich & Martel Law Firm LLC Blog

Covers Illinois family law and estate planning needs.

http://www.randrattys.com/napervilledivorceattorney
  • Jul 25

    Things to Consider When Thinking About Prenuptial Agreement

    Things to Consider When Thinking About Prenuptial Agreement
    Couples who are in love and about to get married do not generally enjoy talking about the possibility of divorce. However, if one or both of the individuals about to be married are wealthy, or the couple is entering into a blended family…
  • Jul 17

    Justifying the Use of Child Support Payment

    Justifying the Use of Child Support Payment
    Some parents who are ordered to pay child support do not do so willingly. While it is generally understood that child support is ordered in order to assist with providing for the child, some parents feel as though the other parent…
  • Jul 11

    Changing Your Name After Your Illinois Divorce

    Changing Your Name After Your Illinois Divorce
    Many spouses decide to take their significant other's last name as their own after a wedding. When the couple divorces, especially after years of marriage, the spouse who took on a married last name can decide to keep the name or change…
Rank this Week: 4383

Family Law Matters Blog

Family Law Matters Blog

Covers New York family law. By Deborah Hope Wayne.

http://www.familylawmatters-blog.com/
  • Jul 25

    Social Media & Marriage: Do We Need a Social Media Clause in our Prenup?

    Social Media & Marriage: Do We Need a Social Media Clause in our Prenup?
    Social media is all around us. In today’s world, around-the-clock accessibility through social media has become the norm. It seems as if everyone is constantly updating their status or tagging their pictures so that we know exactly…
  • Jul 3

    Prenup Negotiations: 5 Reasons the “art of the deal” is not a zero sum game when it comes to family.

    Prenup Negotiations: 5 Reasons the “art of the deal” is not a zero sum game when it comes to family.
    High-stakes negotiations are often characterized as intense back-and-forth battles where only one party wins. The winner takes all while the other party may suffer a loss of both objectives and dignity. A loss of dignity in negotiations for a…
  • May 7

    The Timing of the Prenup: Effective Discussions for a Lasting Agreement

    The Timing of the Prenup: Effective Discussions for a Lasting Agreement
    One of the most common questions I receive from clients is how to bring up a prenuptial agreement with a future spouse. There is no uniform answer to this because every couple has its own dynamics, and a prenup conversation should reflect…
Rank this Week: 4023

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 25

    Simple Ways to Teach Kids About Money

    Simple Ways to Teach Kids About Money
    Simple Ways to Teach Kids About Money Money is one of those topics that can often be hard to confront. It's one of those things that many adults consider to be had to talk about and wish that they would have handled their finances…
  • Jul 20

    5 Tips on How to Be a Civil Communicator in Co-Parenting

    5 Tips on How to Be a Civil Communicator in Co-Parenting
    5 Tips on How to Be a Civil Communicator in Co-Parenting After a painful separation or divorce, knowing how to communicate with your former spouse or partner might not always be very clear. While you might not want to have much to do with…
  • Jul 18

    7 Ways to Help Your Kids Live Happily in Two House

    7 Ways to Help Your Kids Live Happily in Two House
    7 Ways to Help Your Kids Live Happily in Two Houses Living in two homes can be hard for a child. Facing the fact that their parents have separated or divorced can be very difficult to cope with, and moving between two houses can create…
Rank this Week: 3314

Sanns Mediation World of ADR

Sanns Mediation World of ADR

Covers mediation, arbitration and family/divorce law in NJ.

https://www.sannsmediation.com/blog/
  • Jul 25

    Dealing with an Unwanted Divorce

    Dealing with an Unwanted Divorce
    The Unwanted Divorce In many of the divorces I mediate, it is clear to me that one party wants the divorce far more than the other.  Or certainly, one is further down the road of acceptance than the other.  In NJ, public policy is…
  • Jul 17

    Conflict and Divorce Quote — Norman Cousin

    Conflict and Divorce Quote — Norman Cousin
    “Wisdom consists of the anticipation of consequences.” — Norman Cousins (1915 – 1990), American political journalist, author, professor, and world peace advocate. One of the goals of mediation is to anticipate…
  • Jul 9

    NJ Court Establishes Factors for Name Change of Transgender Minor Child

    NJ Court Establishes Factors for Name Change of Transgender Minor Child
    NJ Superior Court Judge Marcia L. Silva, sitting in Middlesex County, recently ruled on a case of first impression regarding when a transgender minor child may change their name.  The case is Sacklow v. Betts (FM-12-1502-07C) and the…
Rank this Week: 1737

Hook Law Center Blog

Hook Law Center Blog

Covers elder law and estate planning in Virginia.

https://www.hooklawcenter.com/blog/
  • Jul 25

    Spotlight on: Senior Services of Southeastern Virginia

    Spotlight on: Senior Services of Southeastern Virginia
    To best assist our clients, we strive to familiarize ourselves with the many helpful resources available to seniors in the area. An invaluable resource of which many of our Virginia clients are unaware is Senior Services of Southeastern…
  • Jul 17

    IRS Grants Extension for Portability Purpose

    IRS Grants Extension for Portability Purpose
    Many people are aware that in 2013, Congress established a permanent basic Federal estate tax exclusion amount of $5,000,000, as adjusted for inflation. For purposes of the Federal estate tax, a portability election allows a surviving spouse…
  • Jul 7

    SENTARA PACE – Adult Day Care

    SENTARA PACE – Adult Day Care
    The primary objective of Sentara’s PACE program is to provide the care necessary to allow the individual to remain at home–care during the day to free the primary caregiver’s time to work/live… This program is truly…
Rank this Week: 4532

DadsDivorce

DadsDivorce

Provides information for men at all stages of divorce.

http://www.dadsdivorce.com/articles/
  • Jul 25

    Men’s Divorce Podcast: Taking Advantage Of Mediation

    Men’s Divorce Podcast: Taking Advantage Of Mediation
    Each month, the Cordell & Cordell Men’s Divorce Podcast features an in-depth discussion on specific issues that affect men going through the divorce process.In this month’s episode, Cordell & Cordell Managing Partner/CEO…
  • Jul 21

    How Will Moving Out Affect Custody?

    How Will Moving Out Affect Custody?
    Question: Things are not working out with my wife and we are looking into getting divorced. She wants me to move out of our apartment, but I’m not sure how that will affect custody with the kids. What should I do? Answer: I am not…
  • Jul 20

    Explaining How The Discovery Process Work

    Explaining How The Discovery Process Work
    By Ron Gore Cordell & Cordell Divorce Attorney “Discovery” is the process we use to identify and collect information and documents relevant to the issues in your case. As with every other aspect of your case, at Cordell &…
Rank this Week: 160

619 Divorce Blog

619 Divorce Blog

Covers San Diego Family Law and Divorce.

http://619divorce.com/blog/
  • Jul 25

    To Divorce or Not To Divorce: A Health Care Dilemma

    To Divorce or Not To Divorce: A Health Care Dilemma
    As the future of health care hangs in limbo, so do many couples’ marriages. For couples across the nation, the determination to repeal and replace health care will have far reaching influence on whether or not they should stay married…
  • Jul 17

    When Celebs Call Off Divorce

    When Celebs Call Off Divorce
    For many, the decision to get divorced is not made lightly. Therefore, it’s not uncommon for people to say they’re getting divorced, and then decide to stay together. This is also very true for many celebrity couples. While…
  • Jul 13

    Is Cheating Responsible for Gray Divorce?

    Is Cheating Responsible for Gray Divorce?
    According to a recent Pew Research Center analysis gray divorces, those that take place in marriages where people are over the age of 50, have doubled since 1990. And another recent study by The Institute for Family Studies, reveals…
Rank this Week: 4902

(619) Divorce Blog

(619) Divorce Blog

Divorce and Family Law topics related to San Diego, CA.

http://619divorce.com/blog/
  • Jul 25

    To Divorce or Not To Divorce: A Health Care Dilemma

    To Divorce or Not To Divorce: A Health Care Dilemma
    As the future of health care hangs in limbo, so do many couples’ marriages. For couples across the nation, the determination to repeal and replace health care will have far reaching influence on whether or not they should stay married…
  • Jul 17

    When Celebs Call Off Divorce

    When Celebs Call Off Divorce
    For many, the decision to get divorced is not made lightly. Therefore, it’s not uncommon for people to say they’re getting divorced, and then decide to stay together. This is also very true for many celebrity couples. While…
  • Jul 13

    Is Cheating Responsible for Gray Divorce?

    Is Cheating Responsible for Gray Divorce?
    According to a recent Pew Research Center analysis gray divorces, those that take place in marriages where people are over the age of 50, have doubled since 1990. And another recent study by The Institute for Family Studies, reveals…
Rank this Week: 4361

Family Diplomacy: A Collaborative…

Family Diplomacy: A Collaborative Law Firm

Covers collaborative divorce, family law, and mediation. By Adam B. Cordover.

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

    New Chief Judge for Second District Court of Appeal

    New Chief Judge for Second District Court of Appeal
    The Honorable Edward C. LaRose has been elected Chief Judge of Florida’s Second District Court of Appeals.  The Second District hears appeals from most of the Tampa Bay area, including Hillsborough, Pinellas, and Pasco Counties.…
  • Jul 24

    Video: A Client’s View of Collaborative Divorce

    Video: A Client’s View of Collaborative Divorce
    After you decide to divorce, the question of how you divorce can be one of the most consequential decisions you make. You have choices.  Many people hire a trial lawyer  and go the traditional litigation route to fight it out…
  • Jul 11

    Pictures: Florida Academy of Collaborative Professionals 2017 Conference

    Pictures: Florida Academy of Collaborative Professionals 2017 Conference
    In June 2017, the Florida Academy of Collaborative Professionals held its fifth annual conference right here in Tampa.  The theme of the conference was “Get In On The Act,” in celebration of the recent passage of the…
Rank this Week: 4829

Family Law & Divorce Information…

Family Law & Divorce Information in Houston, Texas

By Busby & Associates.

http://busby-lee.com/familylawblog
  • Jul 25

    California’s Criminal Record Expungement Law Provides Real Relief

    California’s Criminal Record Expungement Law Provides Real Relief
    Michael Busby Former offenders in most states have legal remedies to help former offenders clear their criminal record, or at least minimize the harm it causes, after waiting periods are met.  Of course, no state allows all offenses and…
  • Jul 18

    What Happens To My Driver’s License If I’ve Been Arrested For DUI?

    What Happens To My Driver’s License If I’ve Been Arrested For DUI?
    Michael Busby If you are like most drivers, driving makes you feel free and independent. What most drivers seem to forget is that driving is a privilege. Therefore, they feel disoriented if their driver’s license gets suspended after…
  • Jul 11

    DUIs And The Importance Of Getting A DUI Attorney. DUI Charges How To Deal With It

    DUIs And The Importance Of Getting A DUI Attorney. DUI Charges How To Deal With It
    Michael Busby When it comes to DUI charges, it’s very difficult to deal with it in the court. Furthermore, it’s a long and time-consuming process. Not only it’s a complicated process, but it can also be a costly affair if…
Rank this Week: 2035

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/
  • Jul 24

    Types of Blended Families in Today’s Society

    Types of Blended Families in Today’s Society
    The traditional “Nuclear Family” – two parents originally and only married to each other, with children – has become less common over the past several decades. This Leave It to Beaver paradigm has given way to a more…
  • Jul 17

    Your Military Divorce 101 (Part 3)

    Your Military Divorce 101 (Part 3)
      In parts one and two, we covered an overview of military divorce and discussed special considerations regarding children and military divorce. In our final post in this series, we’ll examine implications for pensions and alimony…
  • Jul 10

    Your Military Divorce 101 (Part 2)

    Your Military Divorce 101 (Part 2)
    In a military divorce, the nonmilitary spouse likely has not worked outside the home or possibly only held down part-time employment in order to accommodate the lifestyle with moves and lengthy deployments. On the one hand, nonmilitary…
Rank this Week: 978

Divorce: New York

Divorce: New York

By Neil Cahn, PLLC.

http://www.divorceny.com/
  • Jul 24

    Child Support and Social Security Disability Payments Received for the Children’s Benefit

    Child Support and Social Security Disability Payments Received for the Children’s Benefit
    In a recent decision of the Appellate Division, Fourth Department, in Holeck v. Beyel, 145 A.D.3d 1600, 43 N.Y.S.2d 816, the court upheld a direction to a disabled father (the non-custodial parent) to apply to the Social Security…
  • Jul 16

    Appellate Court Increases College and Child Care Expense Obligation

    Appellate Court Increases College and Child Care Expense Obligation
    It appears that the tremendous burden placed on the Appellate Division, Second Department, to work through its caseload has often led to opinions which leave you wanting to know a little more of the facts so you can put the case into…
  • Jul 2

    Do Student Loans Reduce a Parent’s College Support Obligation?

    Do Student Loans Reduce a Parent’s College Support Obligation?
    Whether by agreement or court decree, it is common for divorced parents to be obligated to contributed to their child’s college education tuition room and board expenses. How is that obligation computed when a child receives financial…
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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/
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Divorce Strategy and Advice Blog

Divorce Strategy and Advice Blog

Helps women navigate the intricacies of divorce and save money along the way. By Helene Taylor.

http://heleneltaylor.com/blog/
  • Jul 24

    Should you become your ex-spouse’s creditor?

    Should you become your ex-spouse’s creditor?
    You’re negotiating a separation or divorce agreement, and your spouse offers to pay you $X monthly for X years in exchange for your ownership interest in the house, retirement account, stock options or some other valuable asset. Should…
  • Jun 3

    How to Say No to a Family Court Judge

    How to Say No to a Family Court Judge
    It seems simple enough. You should never agree with a Judge if you don’t actually agree with a Family Court Judge, right? Theoretically, yes, it is simple to say, “No your honor I don’t agree.” But in reality, when it…
  • Mar 15

    Practice Mindfulness in Divorce

    Practice Mindfulness in Divorce
    I stand before a judge in a public courtroom crowded with lawyers and clients awaiting their divorce hearings. My client’s husband created two counterfeit checks and, under penalty of perjury, presented copies of the checks to the court…
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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 24

    How to banish child sexual groomer

    How to banish child sexual groomer
    From the website of YouthToday.org, by our regular guest blogger, Professor Daniel Pollack: Cockroaches, those infamous, hearty and adaptable bugs, can withstand hostile temperatures that few other creatures can endure. Chameleons, known for…
  • Jun 30

    Child Custody Proceedings and SCAO Time Pressure

    Child Custody Proceedings and SCAO Time Pressure
    According to Michigan law, any modification of custody is subject to the Child Custody Act and requires independent consideration by the court of the best-interest factors. Even modification of parenting time changes requires satisfying the…
  • Jun 23

    Witness Tampering | Jail Calls: What Do Kids Have to Do with It

    Witness Tampering | Jail Calls: What Do Kids Have to Do with It
    Witness Tampering: Colleagues were just discussing how domestic abusers may manipulate their victims into recanting testimony on the SBM Family Law Listserv. In 2011, Professor Amy Bonomi, Professor and Chair of Human Development and Family…
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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/
  • Jul 24

    Attention Central PA Entrepreneurs: Startup Pitch Competition Coming to Lancaster

    Attention Central PA Entrepreneurs: Startup Pitch Competition Coming to Lancaster
    Lancaster’s business and technology community continues to get noticed on the national stage. Earlier this month, it was announced that the Rise of the Rest 6.0 Tour will be coming to Lancaster on Tuesday, October 10, 2017. Rise of the…
  • Jul 19

    Mandatory Initial Discovery Pilot Program Aims to Help Save Time and Money

    Mandatory Initial Discovery Pilot Program Aims to Help Save Time and Money
    Two of the most common complaints I hear as a litigation attorney are “why is it so expensive” and “why does it take so long.” Part of the answer to both questions are the procedural rules for discovery which often end…
  • Jul 17

    Property Tax Reassessments – School Districts Increased Their Millage Rate

    Property Tax Reassessments – School Districts Increased Their Millage Rate
    Lancaster Online recently discussed the property tax rates for the 2018-19 tax year for all Lancaster County school districts. Since your school tax is usually much larger than the municipal and county tax, the increase in the school tax rate…
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Bergen County Divorce Attorney…

Bergen County Divorce Attorney Blog

Covers family law. By Leopold Law.

https://www.bergencountydivorceattorneyblog.com/
  • Jul 24

    Sale of Apartment Abroad as Part of New Jersey Divorce Decree

    Sale of Apartment Abroad as Part of New Jersey Divorce Decree
    In a recent New Jersey divorce case, the defendant challenged the equitable distribution of marital assets and the alimony that had been awarded to him, as well as other rulings. The couple had been married for 24 years. The plaintiff was 56…
  • Jul 24

    Reducing Alimony Obligation in New Jersey

    Reducing Alimony Obligation in New Jersey
    In a recent, unpublished New Jersey appellate case, a husband appealed an order that denied his motion to get rid of his alimony obligation or reduce it. The order also provided that the husband had to maintain a $300,000 life insurance…
  • May 9

    Modification of Parenting Time After Parental Relocation

    Modification of Parenting Time After Parental Relocation
    In a recent New Jersey appellate decision, the defendant appealed after a lower court awarded legal custody to her child’s father and modified parenting time and child support. The plaintiff and defendant had never gotten married, but…
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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
  • Jul 24

    TEN TIPS THAT EVERY NEW ATTORNEY SHOULD KNOW

    TEN TIPS THAT EVERY NEW ATTORNEY SHOULD KNOW
    PERSONAL UPDATE: I woke up this morning realizing that it had been 6 months since my last post. One of the drawbacks to the aging process is that time seems to pass so much faster than when we were younger. … Continue reading →
  • Jan 15

    The “Rule of Primacy”, The Cornerstone to Effective Trial Advocacy: Plus Some Bonus Acting Tip

    The “Rule of Primacy”, The Cornerstone to Effective Trial Advocacy: Plus Some Bonus Acting Tip
    RULE OF PRIMACY: Following the “Rule of Primacy” is one of the easiest (yet most overlooked) ways for attorneys to improve their trial performance. If you’re a young attorney with aspirations of becoming the next Clarence…
  • Dec 10

    SNAPCHAT AS EVIDENCE: THE SMOKING GUN OFTEN OVERLOOKED

    SNAPCHAT AS EVIDENCE: THE SMOKING GUN OFTEN OVERLOOKED
    Greetings to all my cold Minnesota friends (cold hands but warm hearts). I’m writing this post from my winter home in Scottsdale, AZ where it’s currently a balmy 66 degrees. (sorry I couldn’t resist). Since writing my last…
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Farzad Family Law Blawg

Farzad Family Law Blawg

Covers California divorce and family law blog, with a focus on Orange County.

http://www.farzadlaw.com/family-law-articles/
  • Jul 24

    Child Born Out of Wedlock and a Father’s Right

    Child Born Out of Wedlock and a Father’s Right
    This article will discuss a child born out of wedlock and a father’s rights in such a situation. A child born out of wedlock can be a joyous occasion as well as a stressful one. Depending on the nature and extent of the relationship…
  • Jul 19

    What is IndieGoGo? That is Exactly What I Asked When I Heard About It.

    What is IndieGoGo? That is Exactly What I Asked When I Heard About It.
    It is not often I promote news related to new social media outlets on the firm’s website. But every once in a while an idea comes along that merits promotion. That idea is The Good Men Project’s IndieGoGo campaign. What is…
  • Jul 17

    How to Avoid Paying Alimony That Is Too Much and For Too Long

    How to Avoid Paying Alimony That Is Too Much and For Too Long
    How to avoid paying alimony that is too much and for too long depends greatly on diligence before there is a court order. This article is for the higher earning spouse during the marriage who has a potential exposure to alimony. This article…
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Seattle Attorneys Blog

Seattle Attorneys Blog

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

http://www.seattleattorneysblog.com/
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Pink Tape

Pink Tape

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

http://pinktape.co.uk
  • Jul 23

    A few snacks in case your inner geek is starving

    A few snacks in case your inner geek is starving
    So, I’ve been collecting a few snackettes, a few tasty morsels from the back of the walk in pantry that is the FPR. Things in tins you had forgotten you had (ignore the best before date, they’ll be fine to use). Firstly, FPR…
  • Jul 13

    Terrorism : all the fault of divorcees (apparently)

    Terrorism : all the fault of divorcees (apparently)
    I read the headline in The Brief this morning as I got in the car to drive to chambers: Family breakdown causes terrorism, says former judge  I didn’t get much past the headline before I threw the phone on the passenger seat and…
  • Jul 9

    The theatre of legalese? Oh, please…

    The theatre of legalese? Oh, please…
    If you’re anything like me this headline got your hackles right up : ‘Is the theatre of the family courts – where legalese often takes over – really helpful?’ No, thunk I. It’s not helpful. But it’s…
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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/
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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 22

    Direct Examination in Child Custody Trial

    Direct Examination in Child Custody Trial
    There are various ways to approach a child custody case. For some parents, the best solution to negotiating things like parenting time, visitation, and custody, will be to consider an amicable approach featuring settlement negotiations,…
  • Jul 13

    TEN NEW YORK DIVORCE FAQS

    TEN NEW YORK DIVORCE FAQS
    Addressing your Most Frequently Asked Divorce Questions As a divorce attorney, I do my best to keep my clients informed and educated about each step of their divorce procedure. Often, this means answering some of the most common questions…
  • Jul 5

    Who Is Responsible for Student-Loan Debt in New York Divorce Proceedings?

    Who Is Responsible for Student-Loan Debt in New York Divorce Proceedings?
    When a marriage is ending, unless there is a valid agreement between the parties, it is left up to the judge to determine the financial responsibilities of the parties in what they call in New York equitable distribution. In most cases, this…
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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/
  • Jul 22

    Prior Convictions Are an Element of Felony Shoplifting in Arizona Law

    Prior Convictions Are an Element of Felony Shoplifting in Arizona Law
    Prior convictions are an element of the crime of felony shoplifting in Arizona law; shoplifting priors are not sentencing enhancements therefore bifurcating the trial was Read More The post Prior Convictions Are an Element of Felony…
  • Jul 8

    Parenting Plan in Child Custody Modification with Addiction Recovery for Mom

    Parenting Plan in Child Custody Modification with Addiction Recovery for Mom
    Parenting plan agreement with parenting time and legal decision-making terms adopted by court. Mother ordered into addiction recovery in post-decree child custody modification; with discovery Read More The post Parenting Plan in Child Custody…
  • Jun 23

    Breath Tests Taken Before Defendant Contacted Counsel in Aggravated DUI

    Breath Tests Taken Before Defendant Contacted Counsel in Aggravated DUI
    In this Arizona criminal case, defendant was convicted of aggravated DUI. He appealed his conviction, arguing the trial court erred in denying his motion to Read More The post Breath Tests Taken Before Defendant Contacted Counsel in…
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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 22

    Changing a Transgender Child’s Name in New Jersey

    Changing a Transgender Child’s Name in New Jersey
    The court in Sacklow v Betts very recently encountered the issue of a legal name change in NJ for a transgender child. In this case, the Plaintiff (Sacklow) petitioned the court to change their only child’s name from Veronica Betts to…
  • Jul 4

    NJ Restraining Order

    NJ Restraining Order
    There is no shortage of cases concerning NJ Restraining Orders, and the most recent appellate case on this topic just came down on June 5. In T.M.S. v. W.C.P., the issue was whether the court abused its discretion by reinstating a final…
  • May 29

    Why You Should Not File a Divorce in NJ Without a Lawyer

    Why You Should Not File a Divorce in NJ Without a Lawyer
    Divorces can be expensive. You are splitting up your assets, and probably splitting a two-income home in half (or having to provide for two households at the least). You think you and your spouse can pretty much agree to anything, so you…
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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 21

    New Jersey Family Court Addresses Jurisdiction Dispute in Post-Judgment Custody and Parenting Time Dispute

    New Jersey Family Court Addresses Jurisdiction Dispute in Post-Judgment Custody and Parenting Time Dispute
    Earlier this month, a March, 2017 written opinion by family court judge the Honorable Russell J. Passomano, J.S.C. was approved for publication in the matter of BG-v-LH (FM-07-468-13).   In this published opinion the court…
  • Jul 14

    FAMILY COLLABORATIVE LAW: PANACEA OR PITFALL?

    FAMILY COLLABORATIVE LAW: PANACEA OR PITFALL?
    Only a court can grant a divorce. A court can also decide issues of custody and parenting time, alimony and child support, the distribution of property, as well as other claims incident to the dissolution of a marriage. However, a court need…
  • Jul 7

    Pointers About New Jersey’s Approach to Domestic Violence

    Pointers About New Jersey’s Approach to Domestic Violence
    OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA Summer is the time for: sea breezes, mountain air, trips to the museums with the kids in tow, and . . . domestic violence.  Statistically, domestic violence increases during summer months.  This rise is…
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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/
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Milwaukee Divorce Lawyer Blog

Milwaukee Divorce Lawyer Blog

Covers family law. By Reddin & Singer, L.L.P.

https://www.milwaukeedivorcelawyerblog.com/
  • Jul 21

    Wisconsin Court Determines that Husband Cannot Intentionally Destroy Assets to Reduce Child Support Payment

    Wisconsin Court Determines that Husband Cannot Intentionally Destroy Assets to Reduce Child Support Payment
    Determining child support payments in Wisconsin can be a complicated calculus, one that requires special consideration of the placement of the children, the income of both parents, their likely future income, and any other types of special…
  • Jun 15

    Wisconsin Court Approves Termination of Parental Right

    Wisconsin Court Approves Termination of Parental Right
    The termination of parental rights in Wisconsin is a very serious issue. Courts do not take requests for the termination of rights lightly, since any outcome can have grave consequences for all of the parties involved. In evaluating a…
  • Jun 15

    Wisconsin Court Denies Request for Modification of Maintenance

    Wisconsin Court Denies Request for Modification of Maintenance
    The modification of spousal maintenance is an issue that arises frequently after a divorce. In some cases, a party may not be satisfied with the original maintenance award issued by the court and may try to have it changed after the requisite…
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