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Jacksonville Divorce Attorney Blog

Jacksonville Divorce Attorney Blog

Covers Florida divorce, child custody, and child support. By Law Office of David M. Goldman PLLC.

http://www.jacksonvilledivorceattorneyblog.com/
  • May 2

    Stepparent Adoption: Family Lawyers Good for More than Divorce

    Stepparent Adoption: Family Lawyers Good for More than Divorce
    I live life with the blessing of being fascinated by small, simple things.  I can’t begin to tell you how excited I am about the new seedlings that have sprouted in my garden.  It’s a very warm and fuzzy feeling, but…
  • Apr 10

    Alimony Reduction and Termination

    Alimony Reduction and Termination
    Alimony Reduction and Termination: Alimony is often one of the most contested issues in divorce cases.  For many people, the idea of paying money to financially support an ex-spouse is a disgusting idea.  When the love and reverence…
  • Feb 24

    Social Media Stalking: Filing An Injunction Against Someone That Doesn’t Live In Florida

    Social Media Stalking: Filing An Injunction Against Someone That Doesn’t Live In Florida
    Social media has become an everyday part of life for many people, including Florida residents.  Oftentimes, conflicts between people begin on social media platforms.  Other times, issues begin in the “real world”, but…
Rank this Week: 3237

Massachusetts Family & Divorce…

Massachusetts Family & Divorce Mediation Blog

Covers divorce, separation and other family-related matters. By Larri Tonelli Parker.

http://parkermediation.net/
  • May 2

    I won’t cry, I won’t cry, no I won’t shed a tear

    I won’t cry, I won’t cry, no I won’t shed a tear
      B.B. King                  
  • Mar 20

    Lori Caravalho

    Lori Caravalho
    Lori Caravalho is an experienced divorce mediator at Parker Mediation.  Mediation is an opportunity for the parties to be the decision makers.  Taking control of the situation results in a more positive outcome for couples,…
  • Feb 20

    Collaborative Law

    Collaborative Law
    Collaborative Law is here.  If you want to explore how collaborative law can help you, give us a call.  508 795 0200.  Learn about Finding a Better Way to Settle Disputes.  Why go it alone when you can have a team of…
Rank this Week: 4380

Family Law Prof Blog

Family Law Prof Blog

By Andrea B. Carrol and Margaret Ryznar.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/family_law/
  • May 2

    Alimony Bill Fails to Pass in FL

    Alimony Bill Fails to Pass in FL
    From the Miami Herald: An alimony overhaul that brought together people once bitterly divided on the issue has created an even deeper rift between two powerful Republican lawmakers who blame each other for a failure to get the bill passed...
  • May 1

    Marriage...Not for Everyone

    Marriage...Not for Everyone
    From Law Professors June Carbone (Minnesota) and Naomi Cahn (George Washington), writing for aeon: ’re both happily married law professors who followed the same trajectory. We graduated from college, became established in our professions,…
  • Apr 30

    Owing Child Support

    Owing Child Support
    From the New York Times: By his own telling, the first time Walter L. Scott went to jail for failure to pay child support, it sent his life into a tailspin. He lost what he called “the best job I...
Rank this Week: 176

Pennsylvania Family Law Blog

Pennsylvania Family Law Blog

Shares stories and information about topics relevant to Pennsylvania Family Law. By Steven R. Tabano and Associates.

http://www.tabanolaw.com/blog/
  • May 1

    American Divorce Trends and Divorce Statistic

    American Divorce Trends and Divorce Statistic
    AMERICAN DIVORCE TRENDS AND STATISTICS There is one divorce every 36 seconds in America, and some surprising trends around those numbers. According to the family law attorneys at McKinley Irvin, you’re more likely to get…
  • Apr 10

    How is a 401(k) Divided in A Divorce – QDRO

    How is a 401(k) Divided in A Divorce – QDRO
    Dividing a 401(k) in a Divorce – QDRO There are three primary steps to dividing a 401(k) in divorce: the divorce decree actually orders the division, those details are outline in a qualified domestic relations order (QDRO), and finally…
  • Apr 10

    How is a 401(k) Divided in A Divorce? | Robert Hetsler, J.D. CPA,CVA,CFF,FCPA,MAFF,CMAP,Realtor | LinkedIn

    How is a 401(k) Divided in A Divorce? | Robert Hetsler, J.D. CPA,CVA,CFF,FCPA,MAFF,CMAP,Realtor | LinkedIn
    How is a 401(k) Divided in A Divorce? | Robert Hetsler, J.D. CPA,CVA,CFF,FCPA,MAFF,CMAP,Realtor | LinkedIn. There are three primary steps to dividing a 401(k) in divorce: the divorce decree actually orders the division, those details are…
Rank this Week: 3744

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/
  • May 1

    Court Decides Adoption Law Issue

    Court Decides Adoption Law Issue
    A New York Family Lawyer said the court records establish that on May 6, 2003, the court adjudicated the Child V.(d.o.b. October 19, 2002, the "Child") a neglected child under Article 10 of the Family Court Act and issued a...
  • Apr 8

    Court Decides to Appoint Natural Mother as Guardian to Start Obtaining Legal Residency for Kid

    Court Decides to Appoint Natural Mother as Guardian to Start Obtaining Legal Residency for Kid
    A New York Family Lawyer said in this appeal, we conclude that the subject children, facing the possibility of being separated from their only parent and returned to their native country where gang members have threatened their lives, may…
  • Apr 7

    Plaintiff Asks Court for Leave to Serve Defendant via Publication

    Plaintiff Asks Court for Leave to Serve Defendant via Publication
    A New York Family Lawyer said in February 1971, plaintiff made application to this Court for leave to serve the defendant by publication and for permission to proceed as a poor person. Though service was made on the County of...
Rank this Week: 1007

Mississippi Family Lawyer Blog

Mississippi Family Lawyer Blog

Covers divorce, child custody and child support. By M. Devin Whitt.

http://www.mississippifamilylawyerblog.com/
  • May 1

    Wasting Marital Assets is a No-No in Mississippi

    Wasting Marital Assets is a No-No in Mississippi
    The entire concept of property division in a Mississippi divorce is rooted in fairness. In every divorce case, our Chancery courts are charged with the task of determining what is fair on a case-by-case basis. Typically, in a divorce, each…
  • Apr 2

    Home Sweet Home: Who Gets the Marital Residence in a Mississippi Divorce?

    Home Sweet Home: Who Gets the Marital Residence in a Mississippi Divorce?
    Who gets the house? This is the million dollar question I get from many of my clients. Simply put, the answer to who gets the marital home in a Mississippi divorce is not always an easy answer. The marital home or residence is often the…
  • Mar 24

    You Snooze You Lose: Do Not Wait to Enforce or Collect on Divorce Judgment

    You Snooze You Lose: Do Not Wait to Enforce or Collect on Divorce Judgment
    Do not "sit" on your right to enforce or collect on a divorce judgment. Let me repeat that: DO NOT wait too long to enforce a divorce judgment or any incorporated alimony, property settlement, or child support judgment. I give this counsel…
Rank this Week: 3106

The Law firm of Vaughn & Weber,…

The Law firm of Vaughn & Weber, PLLC

Covers bankruptcy, family law, foreclosure, and real estate law in New York.

http://vaughnweberlaw.com
  • May 1

    Standing in Landlord Tenant Court

    Standing in Landlord Tenant Court
    Standing in Landlord Tenant Court Standing is an affirmative defense that finds its way into many Answers in Landlord Tenant Court.  Standing refers to the right of the petitioner/landlord to bring the case in the first place.  The…
  • Feb 21

    The Law Firm of Vaughn & Weber, PLLC.

    The Law Firm of Vaughn & Weber, PLLC.
    Call 516-858-2620 for immediate legal assistance! The post The Law Firm of Vaughn & Weber, PLLC. appeared first on The Law Firm of VAUGHN & WEBER, PLLC.
  • Jan 10

    Repurchase your foreclosed home

    Repurchase your foreclosed home
    Repurchase your foreclosed home at today’s value! Previously, foreclosed homeowners who wanted to repurchase their home were required to pay the entire amount owed on the mortgage.  This requirement also applied to anyone buying…
Rank this Week: 4599

Long Island Family Law and…

Long Island Family Law and Mediation Blog

Covers family law and mediation. By Law Office Of Darren M. Shapiro.

http://www.longislandfamilylawandmediation.com/
  • May 1

    How to Challenge an Indicated Finding by CPS?

    How to Challenge an Indicated Finding by CPS?
    Challenging an Indicated Finding by Child Protective Services If you ever discover yourself within a situation wherein you have been made the subject of a report made to the New York Child Protective Services or Administration of…
  • Apr 23

    Emotional Aspects of a Divorce and Mediation

    Emotional Aspects of a Divorce and Mediation
    Approaching and Understanding the Emotional Aspects of Divorce In the materials from my mediation training at the Center for Mediation and Training (which this blog article summarizes and is based upon), and as my years of practice as a…
  • Apr 16

    Service by Facebook in a New York Divorce?

    Service by Facebook in a New York Divorce?
    In a recent case decided by the New York County Supreme Court, Baidoo v. Blood-Dzraku, 2015 N.Y. Misc. Lexis 97 (New York County S.Ct. 2015), service in a divorce case through Facebook was ordered as valid service.  Previously, I have…
Rank this Week: 1493

Santa Rosa Family Lawyer Blog

Santa Rosa Family Lawyer Blog

Covers California divorce and child custody law. By Beck Law.

http://www.santarosafamilylawyerblog.com/
  • May 1

    WHAT IS SUPERVISED VISITATION?

    WHAT IS SUPERVISED VISITATION?
    Santa Rosa supervised visitation attorney blog. According to California law, parents should have frequent and continuous contact with their minor children during the separation process and after their divorce is finalized. However, the law…
  • Apr 20

    How Are Spousal Support Payments Calculated in a California Divorce

    How Are Spousal Support Payments Calculated in a California Divorce
    How are spousal support payments calculated in a California divorce? Ending a marriage can affect almost every aspect of your life, including your financial stability. In many relationships, one party chooses to forgo education or pursuing a…
  • Apr 3

    Certain California Same-Sex Divorce Residency Requirement Exception

    Certain California Same-Sex Divorce Residency Requirement Exception
    Certain California same-sex divorce residency requirement exceptions. Though the right to marry for same-sex couples is quickly expanding throughout the country, there are still a significant number of states that refuse to recognize same-sex…
Rank this Week: 3128

International Family Law

International Family Law

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

http://www.internationalfamilylawfirm.com/
  • May 1

    English Suspicion of Prenuptial Agreement

    English Suspicion of Prenuptial Agreement
    Jeremy D. MorleyThe legal status of prenuptial agreements in England remains far from clear.In the leading case, Radmacher v. Granatino, the U.K. Supreme Court in 2010 upheld the terms of a German marriage contract but it very carefully…
  • Apr 28

    Swedish Divorce Jurisdiction

    Swedish Divorce Jurisdiction
    Jeremy D. Morley[1]Swedish courts have divorce jurisdiction as provided in the European Union's Brussels II bis regulation, if:          a. Both spouses are habitually resident in Sweden;…
  • Apr 23

    Mexico “enforces” the Hague Convention by returning the wrong child:

    Mexico “enforces” the Hague Convention by returning the wrong child:
    Joy, Anger for Family of Mexican Girl Wrongly Sent to USBy PETER ORSI Associated Press  When a woman in Texas claimed that Alondra Luna Nunez was her long-lost daughter, the girl's real parents in Mexico say they…
Rank this Week: 461

Pennsylvania Family Law

Pennsylvania Family Law

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

http://pafamilylaw.foxrothschild.com/
  • May 1

    PRE MARITAL AGREEMENTS ARE NOT ALWAYS CONSISTENT WITH CHURCH LAW

    PRE MARITAL AGREEMENTS ARE NOT ALWAYS CONSISTENT WITH CHURCH LAW
    We have had a recent spate of pre-marital agreement requests from folks who adhere to Roman Catholicism as their faith.  This creates a rather ticklish situation because for better or worse many American Catholics don’t pay close…
  • Apr 28

    MUST COURTS DECIDE EVERYTHING?

    MUST COURTS DECIDE EVERYTHING?
    Today a news outlet called NJ.com reported a recent 37 page decision by a New Jersey trial court adjudicating the question of whether a Father had legal authority to stop the mother of his eleven year old daughter  from taking the child…
  • Apr 21

    REAL ESTATE AND DIVORCE: STOP, LOOK AND THEN LIST

    REAL ESTATE AND DIVORCE: STOP, LOOK AND THEN LIST
    So it’s break up time and you can’t wait to “move on” in not just the emotional but the physical sense of the word.  Even though you and your spouse can’t agree on much of anything, you both agree that it is…
Rank this Week: 242

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/
  • May 1

    How Even an Accusation of Domestic Violence Can Impact Fundamental Right

    How Even an Accusation of Domestic Violence Can Impact Fundamental Right
    Our Prevention of Domestic Violence Act, N.J.S.A. 2C:25-17 et. seq., is designed to afford victims of domestic violence comprehensive protections. Although the fundamental goal of our domestic violence statute is to protect victims,…
  • Apr 24

    Til Death Due Us Part: Overview of Estate Considerations in Divorce

    Til Death Due Us Part: Overview of Estate Considerations in Divorce
    During the initial stages of a divorce action, I am often asked by the client whether they should change their Will to eliminate their spouse as a beneficiary, executor, etc thereunder. The last thing they want is for their dreaded, estranged…
  • Apr 13

    Can An Adult Oppose His or Her Own Emancipation and Termination of Support in Family Court?

    Can An Adult Oppose His or Her Own Emancipation and Termination of Support in Family Court?
    In 2014 my colleague wrote an excellent blog entitled “When Does Child Support End?-Shifting the Burden”, which discussed New Jersey law on the emancipation of a child and the termination of child support.    Another…
Rank this Week: 1622

St. Louis Criminal Defense Lawyer…

St. Louis Criminal Defense Lawyer Blog

Covers Missouri family law. By Brinkman & Alter, LLC.

http://www.stlouiscriminaldefenselawyerblog.com/
  • May 1

    What Should I Do If I Am Caught With Marijuana in the St Louis Area?

    What Should I Do If I Am Caught With Marijuana in the St Louis Area?
    Most people (when charged with possession of marijuana in St. Louis) do not get an attorney. They do not seek out any advice as to their legal rights. And they do not check into what options they might have available to them. As a result,…
  • Apr 30

    Is the State of Missouri Legalizing Marijuana Possession?

    Is the State of Missouri Legalizing Marijuana Possession?
    No, Missouri is not legalizing marijuana. The state is decriminalizing it. Yes, there is a distinction!! First of all, the possession of marijuana is still (and will continue to be) illegal in Missouri. But recently the state legislature…
  • Oct 24

    DOES FILING A ST LOUIS BANKRUPTCY MEAN I WILL LOSE ALL MY ASSETS?

    DOES FILING A ST LOUIS BANKRUPTCY MEAN I WILL LOSE ALL MY ASSETS?
    Filing a St. Louis bankruptcy does not automatically mean that you will lose your assets, like a car or house. In fact, it is the number goal at Brinkman & Alter to make sure that you keep all of your belongings (whether it is personal or…
Rank this Week: 2672

New York Personal Injury Lawyer…

New York Personal Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers personal injury law. By the Law Offices of Stephen Bilkis & Associates.

http://www.newyorkinjurylawyer247blog.com/
  • May 1

    Lawrence Hospital Center

    Lawrence Hospital Center
    A Bronx Birth Injury Lawyer said that, plaintiff, on her and her deceased daughter's behalf, sues defendants for medical malpractice and the daughter's wrongful death. The remaining defendants, defendant and Lawrence Hospital Center,…
  • Apr 30

    Mental Hygiene Law section 81.07...cont

    Mental Hygiene Law section 81.07...cont
    The court evaluator stated that when he met with the person, the person was not able to state why he wanted a guardian or what the guardianship proceedings were about. The court evaluator pointed out that the medical records did not indicate…
  • Apr 28

    Mental Hygiene Law section 81.07

    Mental Hygiene Law section 81.07
    A self-petition has been filed for the appointment of a guardian of the property of B.H., an alleged incapacitated person, hereinafter known as the ‘person’. This Court is obviously satisfied that the person was duly served with…
Rank this Week: 326

A Child is Missing

A Child is Missing

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

http://joelbrandes.blogspot.com/
  • May 1

    Mendoza v. Pascual, 2015 WL 1880309 (S.D.Ga.)

    Mendoza v. Pascual, 2015 WL 1880309 (S.D.Ga.)
    [Mexico] [Federal & State Judicial Remedies][Temporary Restraining Order] In Mendoza v. Pascual, 2015 WL 1880309 (S.D.Ga.) Petitioner filed a Petition Under the Hague Convention Seeking Return of the parties Child to Petitioner in Mexico…
  • May 1

    Alcala v. Hernandez, 2015 WL 1893291 (D.S.C.) [Mexico] [Federal & State Judicial Remedies][Testimony by Video]

    Alcala v. Hernandez, 2015 WL 1893291 (D.S.C.) [Mexico] [Federal & State Judicial Remedies][Testimony by Video]
    In Alcala v. Hernandez, 2015 WL 1893291 (D.S.C.) the Petitioner, a citizen of Mexico currently residing in Cosolapa, Oaxaca, Mexico, brought the federal court action to secure the return of his two  children, F.C.G., his nine-year old…
  • May 1

    Pliego v. Hayes, 2015 WL 1893426 (W.D.Ky.)[Turkey] [Costs and expenses]

    Pliego v. Hayes, 2015 WL 1893426 (W.D.Ky.)[Turkey] [Costs and expenses]
    In Pliego v. Hayes, 2015 WL 1893426 (W.D.Ky.) the court granted Petitioner’s request for an Order directing that the parties' minor child be returned to Turkey. The petitioner filed a motion for attorneys fees requesting attorney's…
Rank this Week: 2952

New York Divorce and Family Law…

New York Divorce and Family Law Blog

Covers New York divorce and family law decisions and legislation. By Joel R. Brandes.

http://brandeslaw.blogspot.com/
Rank this Week: 339

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/
  • May 1

    Who Owns This Blog Post?

    Who Owns This Blog Post?
    As a lawyer who blogs who is interested in the law as it pertains to bloggers, answering this question seems like a good place to start for a series of posts on Internet Law. The answer to the above question, as you might imagine, depends on…
  • Apr 27

    Do Livestock Need to Know Constitutional Law? The Effect of Court Rulings on PA Farm Project

    Do Livestock Need to Know Constitutional Law? The Effect of Court Rulings on PA Farm Project
    Another title for this post could have been “Are my cows violating your constitutional rights?”   In less than two years, the Pennsylvania Courts have made two rulings that greatly affect all environmental issues in the…
  • Apr 13

    Securities and Exchange Commission Issues Final Rules on Regulation A+

    Securities and Exchange Commission Issues Final Rules on Regulation A+
    On Wednesday, March 25, 2015, the Securities and Exchange Commission adopted final rules that will assist certain small businesses and startups in fundraising efforts by creating an updated exemption from registration for certain small…
Rank this Week: 4175

Family Law Blog

Family Law Blog

Covers California family law. By Claery & Green.

http://www.claerygreen.com/Family-Law-Blog.aspx
  • May 1

    How to Get Your Divorce Right

    How to Get Your Divorce Right
    If you're getting divorced, perhaps your marriage wasn't a raging success, but there's a good chance that you got some great kids out of it. The divorce on the other hand, can be successful if you play your cards right. Divorce for most…
  • Apr 30

    Rosie O'Donnell & Michelle Rounds Battle Over Child Custody

    Rosie O'Donnell & Michelle Rounds Battle Over Child Custody
    Rosie O' Donnell's estranged wife, Michelle Rounds is seeking full custody of their 2-year-old daughter. Rounds says she wants custody because Rosie drinks too much alcohol, smokes to much marijuana, and has a laissez-faire approach to…
  • Apr 29

    Is Your Spouse Hiding Money?

    Is Your Spouse Hiding Money?
    When a marriage is in trouble, it's not unusual for one of the spouses to be hiding money. This can simply be how a spouse has been operating during the marriage, or it can be a reaction to an impending divorce. If you're on the brink of…
Rank this Week: 4179

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
  • May 1

    How Can Someone Be Deposed Twice in the Same Case?

    How Can Someone Be Deposed Twice in the Same Case?
    Generally, you can’t compel someone to attend a deposition if he or she has been previously deposed in the same case. But there are 5 exceptions to this rule. A person whose deposition has been completed can’t be compelled to…
  • Apr 29

    When Trespasser Becomes Plaintiff

    When Trespasser Becomes Plaintiff
    The family of a 9-year-old California boy who survived a fall through a school’s skylight reportedly claims the school district should be held liable for his injuries because it was too easy to get on the school’s roof and…
  • Apr 27

    Make Your Argument, But Don’t Argue with the Judge

    Make Your Argument, But Don’t Argue with the Judge
    An an attorney and an officer of the court, you sometimes have competing duties: to represent your clients zealously and to maintain respect for the court. When it comes to a disagreeable court ruling, you’ll need to make your strongest…
Rank this Week: 2476

East Bay Divorce Lawyer Blog

East Bay Divorce Lawyer Blog

Covers family law. By Kathleen K. Reeves & Associates.

http://www.eastbaydivorcelawyerblog.com/
Rank this Week: 2150

Maryland Divorce Lawyer Blog

Maryland Divorce Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.marylanddivorcelawyer-blog.com/
Rank this Week: 1674

The Stevens Firm, P.A. Blog

The Stevens Firm, P.A. Blog

Covers family law in South Carolina.

http://www.scfamilylaw.com/blog/
  • May 1

    The Hidden Costs of Attorneys Handling Their Own IT Need

    The Hidden Costs of Attorneys Handling Their Own IT Need
    I am providing this post to advise my fellow family law attorneys of a huge mistake I made for the first two decades of my legal career – handling most of my firm’s IT needs myself. For instance, when one of our…
  • Apr 30

    South Carolina Family Law Attorney Gives Presentation in Panama

    South Carolina Family Law Attorney Gives Presentation in Panama
    South Carolina family law attorney Ben Stevens gave a presentation last month in Panama City, Panama at the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers Mid-Year Meeting. Ben presented “Practical (and Understandable) Ways to Protect Yourself…
  • Apr 29

    Considerations for Couples Divorcing Later in Life

    Considerations for Couples Divorcing Later in Life
    As we’ve chronicled many times before, there has undoubtedly been an increase in the number of couples divorcing later in life (often called “gray divorces”). As times have changed and generations shift, the number of…
Rank this Week: 1594

Herston on Tennessee Family Law

Herston on Tennessee Family Law

Covers developments in Tennessee family law.

http://herstontennesseefamilylaw.com/
  • May 1

    Photo of the Week: Three River Otter

    Photo of the Week: Three River Otter
    Information provided by K.O. Herston: Knoxville, Tennessee Divorce, Matrimonial and Family Law Attorney.Filed under: Photography Tagged: Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Photography
  • Apr 29

    Property Classification Reversed in Bradley Co., TN: Griffith v. Griffith

    Property Classification Reversed in Bradley Co., TN: Griffith v. Griffith
    Facts: Husband and Wife divorced after 15 years of marriage. When the parties married, Husband owned a one-third interest in a family business. He subsequently inherited the remaining two-thirds interest upon the death of his parents during…
  • Apr 27

    Change from Equal Parenting Time to Unequal Time Affirmed in Johnson City: In re Jesslyn C.

    Change from Equal Parenting Time to Unequal Time Affirmed in Johnson City: In re Jesslyn C.
    Facts: Mother and Father are the never-married parents of Child. Their agreed parenting plan provided for equal parenting time via an alternating weekly schedule. Mother was designated the primary residential parent. Three years later, Father…
Rank this Week: 2877

Family Lore

Family Lore

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

http://www.familylore.co.uk/
  • May 1

    Bank Holiday reading

    Bank Holiday reading
    Whether you agree with it or not, May Day bank holiday is almost upon us (personally, I think its purpose is to celebrate a certain person's birthday). Why not while it away reading Marilyn Stowe’s Family Law & Divorce Blog,…
  • Apr 30

    Unpunished

    Unpunished
    An impressive video from Women's Aid, as part of their Football United Against Domestic Violence campaign:(H/T to @rights_info)
  • Apr 29

    RightsInfo

    RightsInfo
    I meant to post about this last week, but didn't get around to it. If you haven't heard of it already, RightsInfo is an excellent new website which explains about human rights, with the intention of correcting the misinformation about human…
Rank this Week: 725

The Oregon Divorce Blog

The Oregon Divorce Blog

Provides divorce and family law information. By Stephens Margolin P.C.

http://oregondivorceblog.com/wordpress
Rank this Week: 4295

DadsDivorce

DadsDivorce

Provides information for men at all stages of divorce.

http://www.dadsdivorce.com/articles/
  • Apr 30

    Billionaire’s Divorce Case Nears End

    Billionaire’s Divorce Case Nears End
    It appears the near billion-dollar divorce case of Continental Resources Inc. CEO Harold Hamm might be nearing its conclusion. On Tuesday, in a 7-2 decision, the Oklahoma Supreme Court dismissed an appeal of the divorce judgment from…
  • Apr 29

    DadsDivorce LIVE: Children’s Books About Divorce

    DadsDivorce LIVE: Children’s Books About Divorce
    Kimberly King is a child-development professional, certified early-childhood educator and speaker. King has authored a pair of children’s books that deal with two very serious matters that can be difficult for parents to approach their…
  • Apr 28

    Employee Accuses Boss Of Pocketing Child Support

    Employee Accuses Boss Of Pocketing Child Support
    Yet another story has emerged that reveals how counterintuitive the United States’ child support system can be. The Albany Times-Union published the story of Loubert Legros, the former executive chef at Carmine’s Restaurant in…
Rank this Week: 156

The Kielich Law Firm Blog

The Kielich Law Firm Blog

Covers employment law, personal injury and family law issues related to Texas and federal law.

http://kielichlawfirm.com/blog
  • Apr 30

    Do I have to sign that? An employee’s dilemma.

    Do I have to sign that? An employee’s dilemma.
    Throughout an employee‘s tenure at an employer–from application to termination–an employee is often faced with documents that an employer wants the employee to sign. These documents may be job applications, offer letters,…
  • Apr 26

    What is an assault in a civil trial?

    What is an assault in a civil trial?
    Most people think of assault as a criminal offense in which a person physically attacks another person. Although assault has a criminal meaning in Texas and other states, it is also a civil harm for which a person can recover for an injury…
  • Apr 14

    Can I record video and audio at my workplace?

    Can I record video and audio at my workplace?
    On March 3, 1991 a Los Angeles man led California Highway Patrol and later Los Angeles police on a high speed chase that ended in the driver and his passengers trapped in a corner. The passengers surrendered and an altercation occurred…
Rank this Week: 1653

Lawdiva's Blog

Lawdiva's Blog

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

http://lawdiva.wordpress.com
  • Apr 30

    The Vexatious Litigant

    The Vexatious Litigant
    Dr. Valery Fabrikant was an unstable, temperamental, and frustrated engineering professor at Concordia University in Montreal when he slaughtered four of his colleagues in 1992. Acting as his own lawyer, he sabotaged his case at trial,…
  • Apr 23

    Family Law Nightmare: Alienated Teens Disappear, Mom Says She Knows Nothing

    Family Law Nightmare: Alienated Teens Disappear, Mom Says She Knows Nothing
    Legal experts say that most spouses settle their matrimonial differences consensually despite resentment and hard feelings that linger, yet for the sake of their children and their sensible desire to avoid court proceedings and the enormous…
  • Apr 17

    Judicial Shaming of Convicted Judge Nixed by Court of Appeal

    Judicial Shaming of Convicted Judge Nixed by Court of Appeal
    As Elton John wrote: “Sorry seems to be the hardest word”, an adage that is certainly true for convicted Pennsylvania Supreme Court Justice Joan Orie Melvin, who was ordered to deliver a written apology to every judge in the State…
Rank this Week: 5065

Joseph Greenwald & Laake, PA Blog

Joseph Greenwald & Laake, PA Blog

Covers business law, civil litigation, civil rights, criminal defense, estates & trusts, family law, labor & employment, medical malpractice, personal injury, real estate, qui tam and workers' compensation.

http://www.jgllaw.com/blog
  • Apr 30

    When a Hostile Working Environment is Unlawfully "Hostile"

    When a Hostile Working Environment is Unlawfully "Hostile"
    As a labor and employment attorney, I am often asked by potential clients if they have a viable claim against their employer for being subjected to a “hostile working environment.” And why would they not? Many people feel they are…
  • Apr 17

    Are Your Children Protected? The Importance of Making a Will

    Are Your Children Protected? The Importance of Making a Will
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  • Apr 14

    Courts Enforcing Broad Whistleblower Protection

    Courts Enforcing Broad Whistleblower Protection
      Amendments to False Claims Act expanded remedies for retaliation against contractors and others. Hillary Clinton came in for criticism when word emerged that she'd bypassed her government email account while running the State…
Rank this Week: 1817

Williams Law Group Blog

Williams Law Group Blog

Covers New Jersey Division of Child Protection and Permanency issues.

http://newjerseydyfsdefense.com/blog
Rank this Week: 1969

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/
  • Apr 30

    Minnesota Alternative Dispute Resolution Methods: Alternatives to Trial

    Minnesota Alternative Dispute Resolution Methods: Alternatives to Trial
    Trial. In family court, it may be the most difficult thing a litigant can experience. The time, cost and emotion involved in litigating a case can be significant – not to mention the unpredictability of leaving your future in the hands…
  • Feb 4

    Minnesota Divorce Basics: Jurisdiction and Venue

    Minnesota Divorce Basics: Jurisdiction and Venue
    Jurisdiction and venue are two issues that serve as an undercurrent to Minnesota divorce and family law cases. While not typically a “front and center” problem, it is important to recognize that the outcome of your case can…
  • Jan 30

    Parenting Time in Minnesota: Legislative Changes Make Equal Time Easier

    Parenting Time in Minnesota: Legislative Changes Make Equal Time Easier
    Equal access schedules with children have become easier to achieve, following amendments to Minnesota’s parenting time modification statute. Pursuant to caselaw, a parent who sought to achieve a 50/50 parenting time schedule, following…
Rank this Week: 28

Family Law Matters

Family Law Matters

Information and advice regarding family law issues. By Bryan Reed.

http://www.justdivorce.co.uk/blog/
  • Apr 30

    NO SEPARATE REGULATION FOR ONLINE DIVORCE

    NO SEPARATE REGULATION FOR ONLINE DIVORCE
    bryan reed voices his concerns about a recent research based decision that online divorce does not require regulation. Continue reading →
  • Mar 30

    GET THAT CLEAN BREAK ORDER – OR ELSE!

    GET THAT CLEAN BREAK ORDER – OR ELSE!
    the supreme court in wyatt and vince confirms that a claim for financial orders can be made many years after the divorce. solicitor bryan reed explains what to do about it. Continue reading →
  • Mar 3

    MORE STREAMLINING FOR THE FAMILY COURT

    MORE STREAMLINING FOR THE FAMILY COURT
    bryan reed explains the advent of designated divorce centres as part of the continuing reform of the family court. Continue reading →
Rank this Week: 1539

California Divorce Blawg

California Divorce Blawg

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

http://www.hardinglaw.com/blog
  • Apr 30

    Listen to the Supreme Court arguments on the issue of same sex marriage

    Listen to the Supreme Court arguments on the issue of same sex marriage
    The U.S. Supreme Court still operates in relative secrecy. There are no cameras. There are no live feeds of the Court’s proceedings. If you want to hear it live, you have to stand in line and get a seat in the courtroom when an oral…
  • Apr 21

    The Destination Divorce

    The Destination Divorce
    I have just read a fascinating article at Quartz (qz.com) regarding the destination divorce. Here is the set up from the article. Before no-fault divorce, getting a divorce was much more burdensome. “In general, before no-fault, you…
  • Apr 9

    Catholic Divorce

    Catholic Divorce
    Every religion has its dogma and practice regarding divorce.  That includes the Catholic Church.  With a billion+ catholics around the world, the effect of Catholic policy has an impact on divorce practice. A recent…
Rank this Week: 2058

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/
  • Apr 30

    5 Myths about Divorce Mediation

    5 Myths about Divorce Mediation
    When a person decides to opt for divorce, they stand at a cross road of which method to choose to end their relationship. Ending a relationship is hard, which makes this one of the most important decisions that either of the spouse can take…
  • Apr 29

    A Guide for Divorcing Spouses to Make Informed and Voluntary Decision

    A Guide for Divorcing Spouses to Make Informed and Voluntary Decision
    Divorce rates have been on the up over the past decade or so and the reason for this range from petty to major life changing events. What is more important than looking at the reasons of divorce is to take a look at emotional torment that…
  • Apr 28

    Now is the Time for Peaceful Divorce

    Now is the Time for Peaceful Divorce
    Have you ever asked a person how they feel after going through a divorce? Chances are that whenever you do, their description of divorce will be nothing short of a horror story. Most people that have gone through divorce narrate a story of…
Rank this Week: 1990

Family-In-Law

Family-In-Law

Family law trends in Minnesota and across the country. By Michael Boulette.

http://family-in-law.com/
  • Apr 30

    Five Reasons Every Millennial Needs a Marriage Plan

    Five Reasons Every Millennial Needs a Marriage Plan
    Marriage is changing. Though that’s hardly big news anymore. Heck.  You can’t even listen to a Supreme Court oral argument without being hit with arguments about ... The post Five Reasons Every Millennial Needs a…
  • Apr 10

    Can My Therapy Records Be Subpoenaed in a Divorce?

    Can My Therapy Records Be Subpoenaed in a Divorce?
    Pining for Privacy In the age of ubiquitous social media and the twenty-four hour news cycle, expectations of privacy aren’t what they used to be.  ... The post Can My Therapy Records Be Subpoenaed in a Divorce? appeared first on…
  • Mar 27

    “You are Entitled to Nothing” or How House of Cards Makes Us Rethink Alimony

    “You are Entitled to Nothing” or How House of Cards Makes Us Rethink Alimony
    It’s a fortunate confluence of events when my Netflix viewing neatly aligns with my legal blogging–something like bacon and chocolate (see my prior efforts here). It doesn’t happen often, ... The post…
Rank this Week: 1589

Virginia Family Law

Virginia Family Law

Covers Virginia family law issues. By Jason A. Weis.

http://www.familylawva.com/
  • Apr 30

    Cognitive Dissonance and Virginia Divorce

    Cognitive Dissonance and Virginia Divorce
      Cognitive Dissonance and Virginia Divorce:  Upon the recommendation of a friend, I recently finished reading a fascinating book written by Carol Tavris and Elliot Aronson called Mistakes Were Made (But Not By Me): Why we Justify…
  • Apr 29

    Virginia Family Law for Non-Family Law Lawyer

    Virginia Family Law for Non-Family Law Lawyer
    WHAT ALL VIRGINIA ATTORNEYS SHOULD KNOW ABOUT DOMESTIC RELATIONS LAW by Jason A. Weis & Grant T. Moher Curran Moher Weis, PC 10300 Eaton Place, Suite 520 Fairfax, Virginia 22030 571-328-5020 www.curranmoher.com As of January 1, 2013 I.…
  • Feb 10

    Relationship Advice From Divorce Lawyer

    Relationship Advice From Divorce Lawyer
    Relationship Advice From Divorce Lawyers Recently, Emma Johnson of Forbes Magazine had the rather novel idea of […] The post Relationship Advice From Divorce Lawyers appeared first on Virginia Family Law.
Rank this Week: 4806

AmeriTrust Law Group LLC Legal…

AmeriTrust Law Group LLC Legal Blog

Covers bankruptcy, foreclosure, civil litigation, personal injury, and immigration news.

http://www.ameritrustlawgroup.com/legal-blog/
  • Apr 30

    Bankruptcy Fraud May Land Florida Couple in Prison

    Bankruptcy Fraud May Land Florida Couple in Prison
    Senior U.S. District Judge Kenneth L. Ryskamp in Palm Beach County, Florida sentenced Dr. Richard S. Krugman and wife Tamara Giordano to one year and one day in prison each after they admitted to bankruptcy fraud by concealing jewelry and…
  • Apr 27

    Medical Marijuana Activist in Kansas Loses Child Custody After Son Spoke in Favor of Drug at School

    Medical Marijuana Activist in Kansas Loses Child Custody After Son Spoke in Favor of Drug at School
    Authorities with the state of Kansas took custody of Shona Banda’s 11-year-old-son after he made comments about medical marijuana during a drug education program at his school. Banda, 37, lost temporary custody of her son, and may face…
  • Apr 20

    Southwest Faces Wrongful Death Lawsuit Over Death of Richard Ilczyszyn

    Southwest Faces Wrongful Death Lawsuit Over Death of Richard Ilczyszyn
    Kelly Ilczyszyn, the widow of Richard Ilczyszyn, filed a wrongful death lawsuit against Southwest Airlines claiming her husband died as a result of the flight crew treating him like an out-of-control passenger instead of a passenger in need…
Rank this Week: 1784

Family Law Source

Family Law Source

Covers business valuation and divorce litigation. By Brian C. Vertz.

http://www.familylawyerspittsburgh.com/blog/
  • Apr 30

    Spousal Support of Foreign Nationals – The I-864

    Spousal Support of Foreign Nationals – The I-864
    Back in 2012, I reported on a Pennsylvania Superior Court case, Love v. Love, in which Pennsylvania recognized a support obligation arising from sponsorship of a foreign national spouse.  Now, the ABA Family Law Quarterly has published…
  • Apr 12

    Equal Custody Trumps Long Commute to School

    Equal Custody Trumps Long Commute to School
    When one parent moves to a new neighborhood after having equal shared custody, the move might cause a longer commute time for a children traveling to and from school.  In a recent published decision, the Superior Court of Pennsylvania…
  • Sep 14

    Father Reasonably Withheld Support for College Tuition

    Father Reasonably Withheld Support for College Tuition
    Parents who are divorcing in Pennsylvania often express willingness to pay for their children’s college tuition when the time should come.  Some parents even put their commitment in writing. Yet, as this case demonstrates,…
Rank this Week: 1133

bloody relations

bloody relations

Covers UK family law.

http://bloodyrelations.blogspot.com/
  • Apr 30

    History repeats itself

    History repeats itself
  • Feb 2

    A Philosophy of Family Law Part V

    A Philosophy of Family Law Part V
    In the heat of the moment eg with the late back from contact situation - it is very tempting just to get angry - the other person is wrong - they broke the agreement to bring the child back at 5 so you are entitled to be angry. But does it…
  • Feb 1

    A Philosophy of Family Law Part IV

    A Philosophy of Family Law Part IV
    Ask yourself some questions: What is it that is not working in this situation? What am I always complaining about? What can I be responsible for? How does the situation occur for the other person / people? How do they see it? What's…
Rank this Week: 669

South Florida Divorce Lawyer Blog

South Florida Divorce Lawyer Blog

Covers family law. By William Wallshein, P.A.

http://www.southfloridadivorcelawyer-blog.com/
  • Apr 30

    Annulments in Florida

    Annulments in Florida
    U.S. Rep Alan Grayson and his wife, Lolita Grayson, have agreed to annul their marriage of 24 years because of bigamy. Lolita Grayson claimed to have been divorced since 1981, but she was still married to another man when the Graysons married…
  • Apr 28

    FSU Researchers Receive Grant to Develop Co-Parenting Toolkit

    FSU Researchers Receive Grant to Develop Co-Parenting Toolkit
    Approximately one quarter of families in the United States are composed of a single parent with children under the age of 18. Additionally, over one million children per year experience their parents’ divorce. Children are healthier and…
  • Apr 22

    Grandparents’ Visitation Right

    Grandparents’ Visitation Right
    Florida law is quite restrictive about visitation rights for grandparents. However, a bill in the current legislative session seeks to loosen those restrictions somewhat. HB 149 has passed the House, and its counterpart, SB 368, is making its…
Rank this Week: 1849

Dallas Divorce Law Blog

Dallas Divorce Law Blog

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

http://www.dallastxdivorce.com/
  • Apr 30

    Tribute to Judge James Martin, presiding Dallas family court judge

    Tribute to Judge James Martin, presiding Dallas family court judge
    On Sunday, April 19, 2015, the Dallas Family Courts lost one of their own. Presiding Judge James Martin lost his battle with lymphoma, leaving behind a legacy of advocacy for children. Judge Martin was elected to the Dallas Family Court bench…
  • Apr 28

    Historic day for marriage equality

    Historic day for marriage equality
    I believe that we will look back on today’s arguments before the US Supreme Court as one of the landmark historic days for civil rights in of our time. Today, the Court will hear arguments in the case named Obergefell v. Hodges —…
  • Apr 23

    Admission of text messages into evidence, predicate

    Admission of text messages into evidence, predicate
    Text messages are becoming a more frequent piece of evidence in Texas divorce cases. Dallas family lawyers and those around the state must offer a predicate to authenticate a text message before it will be accepted into evidence. This means…
Rank this Week: 465

Family Law Insights

Family Law Insights

Covers divorce and family law in Georgia. By Kitchens New Cleghorn, LLC.

http://www.knclawfirm.com/category/blog/family-law/
  • Apr 30

    Who Can Legally Marry You? | Atlanta Law firm

    Who Can Legally Marry You? | Atlanta Law firm
    This week, the US Supreme Court heard arguments for marriage equality and our Atlanta law firm is following this issue closely. Kitchens New Cleghorn provides legal services to many same-sex… The post Who Can Legally Marry You? |…
  • Apr 22

    4 Things You Should You Know About Georgia Adoptions | Atlanta Adoption Attorney

    4 Things You Should You Know About Georgia Adoptions | Atlanta Adoption Attorney
    In addition to being Atlanta divorce attorneys, we also have the happy job of being Atlanta adoption attorneys. The absolute joy of helping to create families for Georgia’s children… The post 4 Things You Should You Know About…
  • Apr 8

    What is Family Law? | Atlanta Divorce Lawyer

    What is Family Law? | Atlanta Divorce Lawyer
    All Atlanta divorce lawyers see their share of couples who want to end their marriage. But at Kitchens New Cleghorn, we don’t limit our practice only to divorce. We also… The post What is Family Law? | Atlanta Divorce Lawyers…
Rank this Week: 2417

Family Law & Divorce Information…

Family Law & Divorce Information in Houston, Texas

By Busby & Associates.

http://busby-lee.com/familylawblog
  • Apr 30

    Easy Houston Divorce

    Easy Houston Divorce
    MichaelEasy Houston Divorce Couples typically divorce because they can no longer get along with one another. This makes it difficult, if not impossible, for them to agree on the major issues that need to be decided when a marriage is…
  • Apr 29

    Non contested divorce

    Non contested divorce
    MichaelNon contested divorce Non-contested divorce is usually the choice of couples who wish to end a marriage and separate the community asses without the public show in a courtroom. Couples who choose to divorce but want to remain amicable…
  • Apr 27

    Divorce lawyers for Sikhs in Houston

    Divorce lawyers for Sikhs in Houston
    MichaelDivorce lawyers for Sikhs in Houston If you are a sikh, then you lead a jolly life. Fun, entertainment and the love for people can be in your blood. However, there are times when relationships can turn sour. A marriage can break and…
Rank this Week: 3425

Bay Area Divorce Attorney Blog

Bay Area Divorce Attorney Blog

Covers family law. By John S. Yohanan.

http://www.bayareadivorceattorneyblog.com/
Rank this Week: 1546

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
  • Apr 29

    TOP TEN LIST – FUNNY JUDICIAL QUOTES: Judges can be funny too, sometimes (15-08)

    TOP TEN LIST – FUNNY JUDICIAL QUOTES: Judges can be funny too, sometimes (15-08)
    FUNNY JUDICIAL QUOTES: In honor of this being the 100th Judicial Training Update issued since 2010 I offer a bit of uncharacteristic judicial humor. If anyone has ever questioned whether judges too have a sense of humor, you need look…
  • Apr 12

    Criminal Motions for Judgment of Acquittal (15-07)

    Criminal Motions for Judgment of Acquittal (15-07)
    Ten Basic Facts & One Special Rule for Circumstantial Evidence Cases: The Mandatory Two-Step “Al-Naseer/Silvernail” Analysis: Motions for Judgment of Acquittal are made in almost all criminal cases. There are 10 basic facts…
  • Mar 27

    JUDGES’ ON-LINE JURY TRIAL BENCH BOOK (15-06)

    JUDGES’ ON-LINE JURY TRIAL BENCH BOOK (15-06)
    PROFESSOR STEPHEN SIMON: University of Minnesota Law Professor Steve Simon is one of Minnesota judiciary’s most iconic figures. Virtually every Minnesota district court judge has at some point in their judicial career graduated…
Rank this Week: 1760