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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/
  • Nov 20

    Repairing Your Credit After a Divorce – A Quick Start Guide

    Repairing Your Credit After a Divorce – A Quick Start Guide
    During divorce, couples split everything they own. No matter how financially stable most people were before divorce, they often walk away with less than half of their assets. Frequently, divorce negatively affects credit. It takes time, but…
  • Nov 13

    Gambling Debt and Your Minnesota Divorce

    Gambling Debt and Your Minnesota Divorce
    One of the most important aspects of your divorce proceeding will be the division of your property or assets. Generally, property that you and your spouse acquire during the course of a marriage will be considered “marital…
  • Nov 6

    What Can You Do If You’re Getting a Divorce in the Middle of an Adoption in Minnesota?

    What Can You Do If You’re Getting a Divorce in the Middle of an Adoption in Minnesota?
    Some couples wait years before getting the green light to adopt. This is (or at least, by all rights, should be) an exhilarating time. But the adoption process can also be exhausting, consuming emotional and financial resources. And…
Rank this Week: 76

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/
  • Nov 19

    The new tax law and Divorce

    The new tax law and Divorce
    A proposed dramatic change to the tax rules of divorce in the House Republicans’ tax reform bill (the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act) would undoubtedly create additional burdens to couples getting divorced if it becomes law. The bill would…
  • Nov 8

    No Spousal support tax deduction

    No Spousal support tax deduction
    Spousal support payments mandated by divorce agreements could lose their beneficial tax treatment. The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, unveiled on Thursday, includes a provision to kill the deduction that taxpayers get for making such payments to…
  • Nov 6

    divorce and science

    divorce and science
    The best time to get married is when you feel ready, and when you’ve found someone you think you can spend a lifetime with. Don’t force anything — or put it off — because a study told you to do so. …
Rank this Week: 215

Blog on South Carolina Family Law

Blog on South Carolina Family Law

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

http://www.gregoryforman.com
Rank this Week: 226

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/
  • Nov 17

    Habitual Residence in the Hague Abduction Convention: European Common Sense v. American Confusion

    Habitual Residence in the Hague Abduction Convention: European Common Sense v. American Confusion
    Jeremy D. Morley                                                    www.international-divorce.comThe Court of…
  • Oct 30

    Argentina’s Hague Abduction Noncompliance Continue

    Argentina’s Hague Abduction Noncompliance Continue
    In June 2017, the U.S. Acting Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for Consular Affairs delivered another demarche to the Argentine Ministry of Foreign Affairs, notifying the Argentine authorities that the U.S. State Department had again…
  • Oct 25

    Lawline: International Child Custody & Abduction

    Lawline: International Child Custody & Abduction
    My lecture on International Child Custody & Abduction is available at www.lawline.com/course-center/international-child-custody-abductionSome reviews:·  Extremely interesting. Presenter had very effective style.· …
Rank this Week: 209

California Divorce Blawg

California Divorce Blawg

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

http://www.hardinglaw.com/blog
  • Nov 15

    Level the Playing Field While Preparing Finances for Divorce

    Level the Playing Field While Preparing Finances for Divorce
    Financial Issues Level the Playing Field While Preparing Finances for Divorce Consider hiring a financial advisor when preparing for your divorce. http://www.divorcemag.com/newsletter-blog/financial-preparation-for-the-divorce-process  …
  • Nov 6

    Tips for Stepparents Entering a Blended Family 

    Tips for Stepparents Entering a Blended Family 
    Parenting and Divorce  Tips for Stepparents Entering a Blended Family How you tackle the challenges associated with a blended family is key to happiness.…
  • Nov 1

    Harding & Associates Family Law Named a Tier 1 Best Law Firm

    Harding & Associates Family Law Named a Tier 1 Best Law Firm
    Today it was announced that Harding & Associates Family Law has been included in the 2018 Best Law Firms list published by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers. In particular the firm has been included in the Tier 1 Listing for…
Rank this Week: 216

Shaw Family Law Blog

Shaw Family Law Blog

Covers Illinois family law.

http://www.kanecountydivorceattorneys.com/st-charles-lawyers
  • Nov 14

    Questions to Ask Your Mediator before You Begin Mediation

    Questions to Ask Your Mediator before You Begin Mediation
    Once you and your spouse have determined that you are a good fit for divorce mediation, you need to find a mediator who is a good fit for you. In order to find the right mediator for your case, you will need to do some research. Look up…
  • Nov 7

    What Does Child Support Cover?

    What Does Child Support Cover?
    In nearly every divorce between parents, a child support order is part of the divorce settlement. This is the court order that requires one parent to make payments to the other to help cover the costs of raising a child. It is not uncommon…
  • Oct 25

    Negotiating Property Division in Divorce Mediation

    Negotiating Property Division in Divorce Mediation
    No matter how you approach your divorce, you will need to work through the division of your marital property. When you divorce through mediation, a neutral third party guides you and your spouse through each issue to be resolved and…
Rank this Week: 138

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/
  • Nov 14

    Emotional Divorce Can Often Occur Before The Actual Divorce

    Emotional Divorce Can Often Occur Before The Actual Divorce
    Emotional divorce can occur when partners become emotionally separated from the marriage. There are some spouses who get emotionally separated even before their divorce. There are other people for whom the process starts after the divorce…
  • Nov 13

    Factors Considered In Granting Grandparent Custody & Visitation Right

    Factors Considered In Granting Grandparent Custody & Visitation Right
    The laws for visitation rights of the grandparents may vary from state to state. Over the years, decisions taken by the courts have undergone a lot of changes. Thus, each state has a different set of laws and rules. Grandparents are only…
  • Oct 30

    Understanding The California Domestic Partnership Law

    Understanding The California Domestic Partnership Law
    The California Domestic Partnership Law was cemented by Assembly Bill 2015. The bill states that registered domestic partners will have equal rights, benefits and protections like spouses. They will also be subjected to same responsibilities,…
Rank this Week: 225

Kevin Hickey Law Blog

Kevin Hickey Law Blog

Covers divorce, child custody and family law issues, focused on Arkansas law.

http://kevinhickeylaw.com/blog/
  • Nov 7

    Narcissists: Part 1

    Narcissists: Part 1
    Narcissists. They’re everywhere. Many of them are well-loved, charming, charismatic people with devoted followers. In fact, they have a line of would-be followers that seems endless. The chances are high that you’ve date one, and…
  • Oct 30

    Halloween: Make It A Treat

    Halloween: Make It A Treat
    Trunk or Treat? The traditional door-to-door outing? Then, there’s the costume decision–you know it changes at least three times–a princess? A jedi? A dragon? A ninja? A ninja-princess-dragon? Your kids relish the magic…
  • Oct 23

    Letters Never Sent

    Letters Never Sent
    I read a lot about divorce. A lot. There’s good information out there, and then there’s absolute crap. Many sites post stuff I just consider “filler.” I usually skim over the filler and head for the information I need…
Rank this Week: 235

Houston Divorce Lawyer Blog

Houston Divorce Lawyer Blog

Covers the divorce process. By Ramos Law Firm.

http://www.ramosfamilylaw.com/houstondivorceblog/
  • Nov 2

    Ramos Law Group Launched New Website to Provide Family Law Services and Educational Resource

    Ramos Law Group Launched New Website to Provide Family Law Services and Educational Resource
    Mary E. Ramos is a Board Certified Houston Divorce Lawyer and Family Law Attorney Houston, TX- Oct 2nd, 2017: Ramos Law Group, PLLC, an award-winning family law firm, is pleased to announce the launch of their new and improved website. The…
  • Sep 29

    Hurricane Harvey: It Starts With You! Volunteer Today!

    Hurricane Harvey: It Starts With You! Volunteer Today!
    It’s been almost one month to the day that Hurricane Harvey wrecked havoc on the city of Houston and surrounding towns. At the time, no one quite knew what to expect and what the days and months to come would hold. From the first…
  • Mar 28

    Protected: Electronic Communications – Client’s Only

    Protected: Electronic Communications – Client’s Only
    There is no excerpt because this is a protected post. The post Protected: Electronic Communications – Client’s Only appeared first on Houston Divorce Lawyers | Ramos Law Group, PLLC.
Rank this Week: 242

HeyAnnette

HeyAnnette

Covers Arizona family law. By Annette T. Burns.

http://heyannette.com/blog/
  • Oct 30

    Bobrow,

    Bobrow,
    The Bobrow decision (Arizona Court of Appeals) partially answers a question I’ve often had when acting as a mediator and trying to settle dissolution cases.     When the parties are trying hard to settle a case after the…
  • Oct 30

    Military Disability Benefits Can’t Be Considered in Spousal Maintenance Analysi

    Military Disability Benefits Can’t Be Considered in Spousal Maintenance Analysi
    Arizona law establishes that “federal disability benefits awarded to the other spouse for service-connected disabilities . .  . ” cannot be considered by the court in a dissolution proceeding and request for spousal…
  • Jul 20

    Domestic Violence and Child Abuse Trainings – updated July 20, 2017

    Domestic Violence and Child Abuse Trainings – updated July 20, 2017
    The Arizona Coalition to End Sexual and Domestic Violence has several upcoming trainings that can help meet the DV and child abuse requirements for those issuing reports in court matters — see their events calendar here. More trainings…
Rank this Week: 241

Illinois Divorce Lawyer Blog

Illinois Divorce Lawyer Blog

Covers Illinois divorce law. From Michael Roe.

http://www.illinoisdivorcelawyerblog.com/
  • Oct 27

    Illinois Divorce: A Call for Help with Parental Alienation

    Illinois Divorce: A Call for Help with Parental Alienation
    I received a call from another attorney, who is out of state, with questions about Parental Alienation. He has a case in which he represents a targeted parent, in this case a Mom who, despite having sole cusody of her child, has now seen the…
  • Oct 22

    Illinois Parental Alienation Issue

    Illinois Parental Alienation Issue
    On the heels of a trial last week involving a longstanding campaign of parental alienation, in which my client was seeking reunification therapy so that his child would be treated, and counseled, to learn to want to have a relationship with…
  • Aug 31

    Kane County Divorce: Narcissistic Personality Disorder: Why Are Narcissists Prone to Being Abusive?

    Kane County Divorce: Narcissistic Personality Disorder: Why Are Narcissists Prone to Being Abusive?
    One of the most difficult things to understand in life is how someone who professes to love you can then go on to abuse you.  Many people feel traumatized and confused after a relationship with an…
Rank this Week: 205

San Diego Divorce Attorneys Blog

San Diego Divorce Attorneys Blog

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

http://www.sandiegodivorceattorneysblog.com/
  • May 28

    Types of Expert

    Types of Expert
    In a previous blog, we talked about different classes of experts (Joint, Hired Gun, Review) employed in family law cases.  In this blog, we will talk about the different “types” of experts we use in family law.  Forensic…
  • May 24

    Hiring an Expert in Your Family Law Case

    Hiring an Expert in Your Family Law Case
    Lawyers love to make jokes about how bad we are at math.  Often those jokes include statements like, “if I were good at math I would have become an engineer” or if “I was good at math and science I would be a doctor not…
  • May 21

    Divorce Insurance

    Divorce Insurance
    A new product has just come on the market that may have piqued your interest if you are going through a divorce: Divorce Insurance. That’s right, you read correctly, divorce insurance actually exists! A man named Richard Zizian, a legal…
Rank this Week: 162

Berkich Family Law Blog

Berkich Family Law Blog

By Berkich Family Law, PLLC.

http://berkichfamilylaw.com/news/
  • Nov 20

    Is Collaborative Divorce the Right Option for Your Family?

    Is Collaborative Divorce the Right Option for Your Family?
    A contentious divorce can bankrupt a person both financially and emotionally. Under the traditional litigation approach to divorce, each spouse would retain his and her own attorney. Each spouse would retain his and her own financial expert.…
  • Oct 13

    Free Legal Clinic

    Free Legal Clinic
    Berkich Family Law has partnered with Safe Embrace and Step2 for a monthly Legal Clinic, which will be held on the third Thursday of the month. You can find information on future dates and how to reserve an appointment by clicking on this…
  • Aug 11

    Berkich Family Law has partnered with Safe Embrace to host a free legal clinic

    Berkich Family Law has partnered with Safe Embrace to host a free legal clinic
    Are you or someone you know in need of legal advice, but are unable to retain a lawyer? Berkich Family Law is offering a monthly free legal clinic with the help of Safe Embrace. For more information on this month’s clinic, please click…
Rank this Week: 1782

The Blog of the Law Offices of…

The Blog of the Law Offices of Anthony Carbone

Covers New Jersey criminal law, family law and personal injury law.

https://anthonycarbonepersonalinjurylawyer.com/blog/
  • Nov 20

    When A Restraining Order Is Necessary

    When A Restraining Order Is Necessary
    Have you ever had someone in your life, a husband, wife, family member, or significant other, abuse you in some manner? Did that abuse ever cause you to think about getting a restraining order towards that individual for your protection? If…
  • Nov 17

    Be Prepared For Anything This Thanksgiving!

    Be Prepared For Anything This Thanksgiving!
    Thanksgiving is next Thursday. Can you believe it? Here’s something you should believe. Three times as many home fires and related injuries happen on Thanksgiving more than any other day. With family members coming to your home, make…
  • Nov 16

    What Happens if You Trip and Fall on an Uneven Sidewalk?

    What Happens if You Trip and Fall on an Uneven Sidewalk?
    You may notice them anywhere. Whether you are in a suburban neighborhood or downtown Jersey City, there’s a chance you’ll come across an uneven sidewalk. So what happens if you trip and fall as a result? Can you hold someone…
Rank this Week: 1616

Bay Area Divorce Attorney Blog

Bay Area Divorce Attorney Blog

Covers family law. By John S. Yohanan.

http://www.bayareadivorceattorneyblog.com/
Rank this Week: 1943

Hildebrand Law Blog

Hildebrand Law Blog

Discusses Arizona Law in Relation to Divorce and Separately Owned Businesses.

https://www.hildebrandlaw.com/blog.aspx
  • Nov 20

    What to do if your spouse is hiding assets in a divorce in Arizona

    What to do if your spouse is hiding assets in a divorce in Arizona
    What to do if your spouse is hiding assets in a divorce in Arizona It will come as no surprise to you that when married couples begin the process of splitting up, there is also often a process of hiding of assets and income, an obfuscation of…
  • Nov 20

    Selling Your Home During a Divorce in Arizona

    Selling Your Home During a Divorce in Arizona
    Selling Your Home During a Divorce in Arizona When valuing a residence for sale, especially during a divorce, it is important to be realistic. Many homeowners are tied to a number that is based on emotion or their financial investment. During…
  • Nov 8

    Collecting Attorney Fees on a Judgment in an Arizona Divorce

    Collecting Attorney Fees on a Judgment in an Arizona Divorce
    Collecting Attorney Fees on a Judgment in an Arizona Divorce It is a myth that you can automatically collect attorney fees and other collection costs after judgment. Because garnishments and other post-judgment collection remedies are purely…
Rank this Week: 1337

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/
  • Nov 20

    Asset Protection In Divorce: Prenuptial Agreements, Postnuptial Agreements and Irrevocable Trust

    Asset Protection In Divorce: Prenuptial Agreements, Postnuptial Agreements and Irrevocable Trust
    Couples in Jacksonville and the Duval County area may need asset protection options in the event of divorce to eliminate costly litigation. A prenuptial or postnuptial agreement or even irrevocable trusts are great options. However, it is…
  • Sep 7

    Divorce: Can’t Find Spouse

    Divorce: Can’t Find Spouse
    Divorcing a husband you can’t find or a wife you can’t find can be challenging.  It is a maze that requires you to know where to start before you can get through it.  As a Jacksonville divorce lawyer, I sometimes have…
  • Apr 26

    Attorney Fees, Divorce

    Attorney Fees, Divorce
    As a Jacksonville divorce attorney, I understand that attorney fees in divorce cases is an issue that comes up in every case. Whether each person will pay his or her own attorney fees, or whether the other side will be forced to contribute…
Rank this Week: 2457

Michigan Divorce Lawyers Blog

Michigan Divorce Lawyers Blog

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

http://www.michigandivorcelawyersblog.com/
  • Nov 20

    Is alimony tax deductible for the payer?

    Is alimony tax deductible for the payer?
    Currently, spousal support is tax deductible for the payer, and taxable for the payee. However, a proposed change in the tax reform bill would eliminate the tax deduction for spousal support and make alimony income tax-free to the recipient…
  • Nov 20

    How to protect your family business during divorce

    How to protect your family business during divorce
    If you have a family business, you will want to have a plan in the event of death or divorce of any of the partners. Not only will you need to plan – but you will need to plan early. Valuing businesses and determining which percentage…
  • Nov 7

    Miguel Cabrera’s wife files for divorce

    Miguel Cabrera’s wife files for divorce
    Divorce is in the news this week, as Miguel Cabrera is involved in a divorce proceeding with his soon-to-be ex-wife Rosangel Cabrera. Cabrera has been married for fifteen (15) years, and met his wife in high school. However, the couple is…
Rank this Week: 3073

Erlich Law Office Family Law Blog

Erlich Law Office Family Law Blog

By Erlich Law Office, LLC.

http://erlichlegal.com/blog/
  • Nov 20

    Getting Divorced After 40

    Getting Divorced After 40
    When couples decide to divorce after 40, mediation can help ensure that the marriage dissolution is less costly, time-consuming, and stressful than a litigated divorce. There are a number of issues older couples face when divorce is imminent.…
  • Nov 10

    Will I Lose Custody of My Kids if I Had an Affair?

    Will I Lose Custody of My Kids if I Had an Affair?
    While an extramarital affair alone won’t cause a parent to be ineligible for sharing parental responsibilities, it could make it more difficult to convince the court that the parent is stable and responsible. What to Know About the…
  • Oct 24

    What Are the Advantages of Being the First to File for Divorce?

    What Are the Advantages of Being the First to File for Divorce?
    A spouse who files first for divorce can experience several legal and financial advantages, making the process go smoother for him or her. Here are some of the strategic benefits that can come with filing for a divorce before the other…
Rank this Week: 1803

Alabama Criminal and Family Lawyer…

Alabama Criminal and Family Lawyer Blog

Covers family and criminal law. By Skier & Associates.

http://www.alabamacriminalandfamilylawyerblog.com/
  • Nov 20

    Restitution in Criminal Cases – What it Is and What it Isn’t

    Restitution in Criminal Cases – What it Is and What it Isn’t
    We strive to ensure that any restitution clients of Skier & Associates are ordered to pay is the right amount for the right reason. We do not want our clients to be stuck enriching people when there is no need to do so.
  • Aug 31

    New Case Law on Search of Vehicles During a Traffic Stop

    New Case Law on Search of Vehicles During a Traffic Stop
    I have filed a Suppression Motion for a client based on a recent US Supreme Court decision, Rodriguez v. United States (2015.) The issue in Rodriguez is the extension of a routine traffic stop beyond the time necessary to write a traffic…
  • Jul 14

    Recent Successes for our Pardon Applicant Client

    Recent Successes for our Pardon Applicant Client
    The waiting period is long (3-4 years in some cases) so I encourage anyone eligible for a pardon to act immediately.
Rank this Week: 2328

Learn About Law

Learn About Law

Covers bankruptcy, business law, family law, elder law, criminal law and estate planning. By Kevin O'Flaherty.

https://www.oflaherty-law.com/our-law-blog
  • Nov 20

    Remedies for Illinois Orders of Protection

    Remedies for Illinois Orders of Protection
    In this article, we will explain the different remedies that are available when Illinois courts issue Orders of Protection. Orders of Protection are court orders intended to prevent abuse and harassment between family or household members.…
  • Nov 17

    Illinois Orders of Protection for Neglect or Exploitation of a Disabled adult

    Illinois Orders of Protection for Neglect or Exploitation of a Disabled adult
    In this article, we will discuss Illinois Orders of Protection for neglect or exploitation of a disabled adult, including: what is the definition of a “high-risk” adult with disabilities in Illinois?, what constitutes…
  • Nov 17

    Employees vs. Independent Contractors in Illinois | How to Structure an Independent Contractor Agreement

    Employees vs. Independent Contractors in Illinois | How to Structure an Independent Contractor Agreement
    In LLCs vs. S-Corps: Selecting a Corporate Form for Your Business we discussed how incorporation of your business can protect you from personal liability for business debts. This week we will discuss another liability shield: the…
Rank this Week: 1543

Family Law Prof Blog

Family Law Prof Blog

By Andrea B. Carrol and Margaret Ryznar.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/family_law/
  • Nov 20

    British Muslim Women Are Missing Out On Marriage Right

    British Muslim Women Are Missing Out On Marriage Right
    From The Guardian: Six in 10 women in the UK who have had a traditional Muslim wedding ceremony are not in legally recognised marriages, depriving them of rights and protection, according to a survey. It found that nearly all married...
  • Nov 20

    Child Marriage--in the U.S.

    Child Marriage--in the U.S.
    From the Independent: More than 200,000 children were married in the US over the past 15 years, new figures have revealed. Three 10-year-old girls and an 11-year-old boy were among the youngest to wed, under legal loopholes which allow…
  • Nov 19

    Adopted Kids and School Exclusion

    Adopted Kids and School Exclusion
    From BBC News: Faye says since he was excluded from secondary school, Joe's behaviour has deteriorated, with a devastating knock-on effect for the rest of the family. But this family's experience is not unusual, according to a report by…
Rank this Week: 718

Family Law Blog

Family Law Blog

Covers California family law. By Claery & Green.

http://www.claerygreen.com/Family-Law-Blog.aspx
  • Nov 20

    Important Financial Considerations in a Divorce

    Important Financial Considerations in a Divorce
    Are you preparing for divorce? If so, it is entirely possible to remain financially stable before, during and after the process but it’s going to take some diligence on your part. The best way to begin your divorce is to start…
  • Nov 13

    Grandparents Who Assume the Caregiver Role

    Grandparents Who Assume the Caregiver Role
    There is no doubt that grandparents play a valuable role in the lives of their grandchildren. Before American culture “modernized” and it became normal for adult children to move hundreds, if not thousands of miles from…
  • Nov 6

    Tax Effects of Divorce

    Tax Effects of Divorce
    Are you considering divorce? If so, there’s a lot on your mind. You’re probably concerned about issues, such as child custody, child support, asset division, marital debt, and what to do with the house. Taxes on the other…
Rank this Week: 4717

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
  • Nov 20

    What Expert Attorneys Do During Direct Examination

    What Expert Attorneys Do During Direct Examination
    How the attorney and witness appear to the jury can be as important as the words that are spoken. Here are four tips from expert trial attorneys that will make your direct examination more effective regardless of what you ask the witness. Be…
  • Nov 17

    Do’s and Don’ts of Tenant Screening

    Do’s and Don’ts of Tenant Screening
    Residential landlords have the right to choose the best tenant they can find. That probably means a tenant who seems most able to comply with the lease terms, pay the rent on time, avoid damaging the premises, and refrain from disturbing…
  • Nov 15

    How to Shorten or Extend Time for Your Motion

    How to Shorten or Extend Time for Your Motion
    The timing on making motions is both a procedural and a tactical matter. Sometimes you’ll need a hearing date that’s sooner than would be normally possible, and other times you’ll want to file a notice of motion or get a…
Rank this Week: 590

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: 3391

A Child is Missing

A Child is Missing

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

http://joelbrandes.blogspot.com/
Rank this Week: 3392

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/
  • Nov 20

    Can’t we all get along?

    Can’t we all get along?
    Like brothers who favor rival football teams, my colleague Matt Landis and I often spar over our respective technological preference for Apple vs. Google/Windows/Microsoft. Generally, I think of this as just that, a pair of rival paths.…
  • Nov 17

    Myth #5- I need to avoid probate!

    Myth #5- I need to avoid probate!
    “I need to avoid probate!”  I can’t tell you how many new estate planning consultations begin with questions relating to the belief that it is important to avoid the probate process.  Clients desiring to avoid…
  • Nov 16

    Are Short-Term Rentals Permitted In Your Neighborhood?

    Are Short-Term Rentals Permitted In Your Neighborhood?
    Short-term vacation home rentals – such as Airbnb, HomeAway, VRBO and others – are becoming more and more common today.  They are present not only in traditional vacation spots such as the Poconos, but more and more in every…
Rank this Week: 4714

King Law Offices Blog

King Law Offices Blog

Discusses traffic matters, family law, criminal law, wills and estate planning and personal injury law as it relates to North Carolina and South Carolina.

https://kinglawoffices.com/blog/
  • Nov 20

    Why You Should Get a Separation Agreement

    Why You Should Get a Separation Agreement
    North Carolina law requires married couples to live separate and apart for one year before they can file for divorce. While you cannot file for a divorce until this time period has elapsed, there are many issues you can resolve while…
  • Nov 19

    Changed Circumstances Could Require a Child Support Modification

    Changed Circumstances Could Require a Child Support Modification
    Once you’ve been ordered to pay child support, that obligation generally continues every month until the child turns 18 or graduates from high school. However, sometimes your financial circumstances might suddenly change, making it…
  • Nov 18

    How is Child Support Calculated in North and South Carolina?

    How is Child Support Calculated in North and South Carolina?
    Both North and South Carolina have general child support guidelines that are used to calculate how much child support a non-custodial parent must pay. These guidelines are generally followed unless there are special circumstances that warrant…
Rank this Week: 576

Herston on Tennessee Family Law

Herston on Tennessee Family Law

Covers developments in Tennessee family law.

http://herstontennesseefamilylaw.com/
Rank this Week: 3291

Family Lore

Family Lore

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

http://www.familylore.co.uk/
  • Nov 19

    News Essentials: 20th November 2017

    News Essentials: 20th November 2017
    A brief summary of the essential family law news and cases from the last week:NEWSPotential client met with top family law solicitor “to conflict him out” of acting for other sideA leading family law solicitor’s meeting with…
  • Nov 16

    Home and away

    Home and away
    My posts this week on Marilyn Stowe’s Family Law & Divorce Blog referenced matters both here and abroad. They included:Time to recognise that cohabitation is the new marriage? - In the light of the latest figures from the…
  • Nov 14

    Don’t abandon separating families in Brexit, say legal group

    Don’t abandon separating families in Brexit, say legal group
    Three influential family law bodies have today warned that a lack of progress on Brexit negotiations could leave tens of thousands of families and children in limbo.Resolution, the Family Law Bar Association and the International Academy of…
Rank this Week: 869

Moses & Moses Law Blog

Moses & Moses Law Blog

A corporate, family and tax law blog. By Moses & Moses, P.C.

http://www.mosespc.com/blog/
  • Nov 19

    Alabama Elder Law: When Should You Seek Counsel?

    Alabama Elder Law: When Should You Seek Counsel?
    If you are a senior or have a parent who is, you may find you have a lot on your plate.  Along with finances that often dwindle as the years of employment come to an end and medical issues that can arise with age, there are a number of…
  • Nov 14

    Lawyers Doing LLC Filings in Alabama

    Lawyers Doing LLC Filings in Alabama
    Looking for Lawyers who do LLC Filings in Alabama? Starting a Small Business in Alabama has Never Been Easier.  Are you planning on starting a small business in Alabama?  Recent research shows it’s an excellent time to do…
  • Apr 5

    Do You Own Property with Others In Alabama?

    Do You Own Property with Others In Alabama?
    A relatively new Alabama law prevents the involuntary loss of real property inherited with other family members.  In order for the law to apply at least 20% of the owners must be relatives or must have acquired the land through a…
Rank this Week: 2147

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/
  • Nov 18

    Working Through Child Support in Mediation

    Working Through Child Support in Mediation
    As a divorce mediator and family law lawyer, I know that there are questions people have when bringing an end to a marriage. Though divorce is never easy, it becomes particularly complex when children are involved, as the end of a…
  • Nov 11

    Dynamics of Child Support Mediation for Divorcing and Unmarried Parent

    Dynamics of Child Support Mediation for Divorcing and Unmarried Parent
    When parents are divorced, they have several concerns they need to think about when it comes to maintaining the best interests of a child. For instance, they may need to make a decision about parenting time, custody, and visitation, or…
  • Nov 5

    Working Through Custody and Parenting Time Mediation

    Working Through Custody and Parenting Time Mediation
    When it comes to addressing difficult topics during a divorce or family law matter, there are options available that allow for a solution beyond litigation. When it comes to parenting time, visitation, and custody arrangements, many parents…
Rank this Week: 1895

Chicago Divorce Attorney

Chicago Divorce Attorney

Covers Illinois family law matters. By the Wolkowitz Law Office.

http://wolkowitz.com/chicago-divorce-illinois-family-law-blog
  • Nov 18

    Emergency Order of Protection FAQ: Defense

    Emergency Order of Protection FAQ: Defense
    If you have been served an order of protection, you are probably worried, and maybe scared. You should be. If you are subject to an Illinois order of protection there can be serious consequences to your personal and professional lives. This…
  • Jun 21

    Free 15-Minute Divorce Consultation

    Free 15-Minute Divorce Consultation
    As a divorce lawyer in Illinois, I know that divorce stresses people out. Sometimes, getting more information can help reduce anxiety. I’ve written some articles about free consultations (like this one). And while I generally think free…
  • Jun 9

    How I beat big-time divorce lawyer

    How I beat big-time divorce lawyer
    If you want to the best lawyer, maybe you should hire a fancy Loop lawyer that bills more than $500 an hour. You might get a great lawyer at that price. Or, you might hire a lawyer that I’ve thoroughly dismantled with superior strategy,…
Rank this Week: 3401

Denver Divorce Attorney Blog

Denver Divorce Attorney Blog

Covers Colorado family law, child custody and child support. By Plog & Stein, PC.

http://www.denverdivorceattorneyblog.com/
  • Nov 18

    Denver Child Custody: Video Communication as Part of a Parenting Plan

    Denver Child Custody: Video Communication as Part of a Parenting Plan
    By:  Curtis Wiberg The telephone is an amazing way to keep in touch with children.  Skype, Facetime, Facebook video messaging, and other social media applications have made remote communication even more amazing.  In a divorce…
  • Nov 9

    With or Without? Do I Need a Lawyer for my Family Law Case?

    With or Without? Do I Need a Lawyer for my Family Law Case?
    By: Janette Jordan According to the Colorado Judicial Branch 2016 Annual Statistical Report, starting at page 32, there were 34,966 family law court filings in 2016.   In speaking with court clerks, some will say that up to 70…
  • Nov 4

    Denver Divorce: Understanding Basic Divorce Terminology

    Denver Divorce: Understanding Basic Divorce Terminology
    By: Stephen J. Plog As a Denver divorce lawyer, I regularly meet with people in need of help with their family law cases.   With each meeting, I have to be conscious of each person’s level of awareness when discussing the legal…
Rank this Week: 2914

Northern Kentucky Lawyer Blog

Northern Kentucky Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.fsgattorneys.com/blog
  • Nov 18

    Northern Kentucky Family Attorney

    Northern Kentucky Family Attorney
    Every now and then someone does something for you that is totally unexpected.  Often that “thing” is small or at least seemingly small.   When the car in front of me paid for my drink at the drive-thru, I was…
  • Nov 6

    Personal Injury Attorneys in Ft. Thomas, KY

    Personal Injury Attorneys in Ft. Thomas, KY
    A child born with Down Syndrome, a wheel chair bound person, a mentally challenged person, a deaf adult….which of these people is entitled to compensation in a personal injury case? As a reasonable person,  you would say if the…
  • Oct 18

    Family Attorneys in Ft. Thomas KY

    Family Attorneys in Ft. Thomas KY
    As the holidays approach, uncomfortable discussions about where and with whom the children will spend the time arise. When you are facing serious illness, you have questions about who will handle your personal and business affairs.  As…
Rank this Week: 2036

Ohio Family Law Blog

Ohio Family Law Blog

Provides family law and divorce information for Ohio families. By Holzfaster, Cecil, McKnight & Mues.

http://www.hcmmlaw.com/blog
Rank this Week: 489

North Carolina Divorce Lawyers…

North Carolina Divorce Lawyers Blog

Covers family law. By Woodruff Family Law Group.

http://www.northcarolinadivorcelawyersblog.com/
  • Nov 17

    Calendar Call?

    Calendar Call?
    by Leesa M. Poag, Attorney Prior to the beginning of each session of court, a calendar call takes place.  Family law attorneys across the Triad are familiar with this process in which hearing dates are selected prior to an upcoming…
  • Nov 10

    His & Hers: Equitable Distribution

    His & Hers: Equitable Distribution
    by Benjamin N. Neece, Attorney             Equitable Distribution, in a nutshell, is giving each party to a marriage what they are entitled regarding property acquired during the…
  • Nov 8

    The Third and a Half Wheel: Divisible Property

    The Third and a Half Wheel: Divisible Property
    Marital and separate property are the two big classifications in equitable distribution. But a third, equally as important area exists - divisible property. The post The Third and a Half Wheel: Divisible Property appeared first on North…
Rank this Week: 2223

Hook Law Center Blog

Hook Law Center Blog

Covers elder law and estate planning in Virginia.

https://www.hooklawcenter.com/blog/
  • Nov 17

    Buyer Beware: The Dangers of Do-it-Yourself Estate Planning

    Buyer Beware: The Dangers of Do-it-Yourself Estate Planning
    There are increasingly more websites offering do-it-yourself estate planning documents at a very low cost.  If you’re trying to save money, it might be tempting to cut corners and use one of these websites, especially if you…
  • Nov 13

    Protecting Assets When A Spouse Enters A Nursing Home

    Protecting Assets When A Spouse Enters A Nursing Home
    As an Elder Law attorney, I often see the devastating toll the cost of nursing care can have on a married couple’s assets. The most upsetting cases involve healthy spouses that have essentially been impoverished as a result of the…
  • Nov 7

    Can You Be Held Personally Liable for Your Parent’s Long-Term Care in Virginia?

    Can You Be Held Personally Liable for Your Parent’s Long-Term Care in Virginia?
    In 2017, the average cost of nursing home care in Virginia amounts to $94,896 per year, $7,908 per month, for a private room.[1] That cost is steep enough to concern even the most affluent of clients. While children often feel morally…
Rank this Week: 1274

Dominion Law Group, LLP Blog

Dominion Law Group, LLP Blog

Covers family law, child custody, support and visitation concerns.

http://www.dominionlaw.com/family-law-blog
  • Nov 17

    How to Use the California Child Support Calculator

    How to Use the California Child Support Calculator
    When parents decide to separate or divorce, it is important to understand how much they will be required to pay for child support. All parents are required to provide financial support for their children, whether they are married or not. To…
  • Nov 10

    Dividing Community Property in a California Divorce

    Dividing Community Property in a California Divorce
    The divorce process can prove to be one of the most financially and emotionally confusing times in a person’s life. The shock that comes with the end of a relationship can bring out the worst level of anger in both parties. Both spouses…
  • Oct 25

    What is the Difference Between Divorce and Legal Separation in California?

    What is the Difference Between Divorce and Legal Separation in California?
    Getting married is often one of the most exciting times in someone’s life. Being able to keep a relationship strong while supporting a happy and healthy family can be a struggle, but many couples work to keep their relationship intact…
Rank this Week: 1827

Texas Family Law Blog

Texas Family Law Blog

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

http://www.austintexaslegal.com/Blog/
  • Nov 17

    Everything You Need To Know About CPS in Texa

    Everything You Need To Know About CPS in Texa
    There are many situations that might lead CPS in Texas to take your child into their possession. CPS stands for Child Protection Services, and according to the Texas Family Code, it has the authority to handle investigations regarding neglect…
  • Nov 15

    How To Change Your Name After Your Divorce in Texa

    How To Change Your Name After Your Divorce in Texa
    Do you know that you can change your name after your divorce? A lot of people who have been through a divorce often seek the help of an attorney to change their name after the divorce has been finalized. It is not so difficult to do, but…
  • Nov 13

    Must-Know Facts About Modifying Child Support in Texa

    Must-Know Facts About Modifying Child Support in Texa
    The guidelines for child support changes in Texas can be found in the Texas Family Code. There are rules that are strictly imposed when it comes to making child support changes in Texas. There are many factors that can lead to changes in the…
Rank this Week: 2350

Rossabi Black Slaughter, PA Blog

Rossabi Black Slaughter, PA Blog

Covers estate planning, HOA & condo associations and family law in North Carolina.

http://lawfirmcarolinas.com/blog/
  • Nov 17

    “My Uncle Does That” . . . When is it OK for Condominiums and Homeowners Associations Not to Use a Pro?

    “My Uncle Does That” . . . When is it OK for Condominiums and Homeowners Associations Not to Use a Pro?
    I am often asked by HOA & condo Boards a question that looks something like these: Is it OK for the Association to use community volunteers instead of a professional? or My Uncle Sal does that, can’t we use him? / I’m sure…
  • Nov 17

    Buyer Beware: Foreclosures of Properties with Existing Tenant

    Buyer Beware: Foreclosures of Properties with Existing Tenant
    The housing market is hot in much of North Carolina, and many local and out of State investors are on the lookout for foreclosure deals that they can turn into quick rental income. In this situation some investors may be inclined to forego…
  • Nov 13

    Grandparent Custody… When your child is unable to care for their child.

    Grandparent Custody… When your child is unable to care for their child.
    In North Carolina, biological parents maintain superior rights to custody of their children which is a fundamental right protected by the Fourteenth Amendment to the US Constitution.  However, there may be circumstances that exists in…
Rank this Week: 1959

Boca Raton Divorce Lawyer Blog

Boca Raton Divorce Lawyer Blog

By Alan Robert Burton.

http://www.bocaratondivorcelawyerblog.com/
  • Nov 17

    Detailed Parenting Plans can Help Avoid Holiday Conflict

    Detailed Parenting Plans can Help Avoid Holiday Conflict
    It may not snow in Florida, but the feeling of the holiday season is already in the air. Every year at around this time, some radio stations begin playing Christmas carols around the clock, while on other stations, radio DJs snark about how…
  • Nov 15

    When is a Divorce Not a Divorce? The Zelman Case Raises Many Complicated Issue

    When is a Divorce Not a Divorce? The Zelman Case Raises Many Complicated Issue
    There is never a good time to divorce, when everything will be simple, but some issues, such as those related to division of property, seem even more complicated when the parties are elderly.  Perhaps Florida’s most notable case is…
  • Nov 10

    Grayson v. Grayson: A Case of Marriage Annulment in Florida

    Grayson v. Grayson: A Case of Marriage Annulment in Florida
    News stories about the complicated divorce proceedings of high-powered couples are nothing out of the ordinary in Florida. In many cases, the main complicating factor is the couple’s wealth.  It is not simple to divide a…
Rank this Week: 4338

New York Divorce Blog

New York Divorce Blog

By Bruce Provda.

http://www.nydivorcefirm.com/blog
  • Nov 17

    Name 4,000 Things We Don’t Have In Common

    Name 4,000 Things We Don’t Have In Common
    “I’m never getting married again,” said a thrice-divorced man to his friend. “I’m just going to find a woman I hate and buy her house.” The man’s idea of shortening the gap between finding “Mrs.…
  • Nov 2

    New York Divorce Comes With Guideline

    New York Divorce Comes With Guideline
    Despite having among the lowest divorce rate in America, divorces in New York still happen. When they do, they tend to be messy. The occasional “wild west” feel of some high-profile cases notwithstanding, there are guidelines to…
  • Sep 14

    Divorce New York Style

    Divorce New York Style
    “My behavior crushed the aspirations of my wife and ruined our marriage,” said Anthony Weiner as he left a Manhattan courtroom recently. The ex-Democratic congressman from New York whose lewd dialogues with a teen aged girl…
Rank this Week: 2386

Penglase & Benson Law Blog

Penglase & Benson Law Blog

Covers wills and trusts, DUI and criminal law, personal injuries and auto accidents, and general legal advice.

http://www.penglaseandbenson.com/blog/
  • Nov 17

    What You Need to Know about Pennsylvania’s New Ignition Interlock Law

    What You Need to Know about Pennsylvania’s New Ignition Interlock Law
    DUI enforcement in Pennsylvania entered unchartered territory this summer with the arrival of what’s known as the “ignition interlock law.” The law, which went into effect in August, affects both license suspensions and the…
  • Nov 14

    Penalties for a Second DUI Arrest in PA

    Penalties for a Second DUI Arrest in PA
    Roughly 1/3 of all people arrested for driving while under the influence will go on to re-offend, according to the U.S. Department of Transportation. To combat this problem, lawmakers around the country have stiffened the penalties for second…
  • Oct 24

    Driving Under the Influence of Drugs in Bucks County PA

    Driving Under the Influence of Drugs in Bucks County PA
    As Bucks County attorneys who have witnessed the consequences of being tangled up in the Pennsylvania legal system, we can say with absolute sincerity that we hope you never find yourself being arrested. Without a doubt, it’s one of the…
Rank this Week: 1355

Piccolo Law Offices Blog

Piccolo Law Offices Blog

Covers Nevada law in the areas of civil litigation, estate planning, and family law.

https://piccololawoffices.com/blog/
  • Nov 16

    When Is a Final Paycheck Due After You Get Fired or Quit in Nevada?

    When Is a Final Paycheck Due After You Get Fired or Quit in Nevada?
    In Nevada, an employer must follow strict deadlines for paying an employee who is terminated or quits. Failing to follow these deadlines can result in costs and penalties. An Employee Who Is Terminated Under Nevada law, when an employer fires…
  • Nov 4

    What Are the Time Limits for Filing a Charge of Discrimination and a Lawsuit?

    What Are the Time Limits for Filing a Charge of Discrimination and a Lawsuit?
    Strict time limits are involved in employment discrimination cases, both in filing a charge of discrimination and in filing a lawsuit. This article describes these time limits and how they affect an employee’s discrimination claim.…
  • Oct 20

    Can My Employer Require Me Take A Lie Detector Test?

    Can My Employer Require Me Take A Lie Detector Test?
    You’re at work sitting at your desk, happily completing your latest project. Your relationship with your employer seems strong and, to your knowledge, everything is going great. Then you receive an e-mail from Human Resources asking you…
Rank this Week: 1765