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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/
Rank this Week: 1347

Pink Tape

Pink Tape

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

http://pinktape.co.uk
  • Dec 3

    Move along…nothing to see here

    Move along…nothing to see here
    Been busy. Many imagined blogs in my head and on my to do list. None yet written… You could read this post I have written for The Transparency Project if you are desperate for some reading. It’s about alienation and what…
  • Nov 25

    Vicarious Trauma

    Vicarious Trauma
    I wrote recently about judicial bullying. There were many reasons I did not give details of my experience, but it was partly to protect the bully. We all know that bullying is a sign that something may be going on for the bully. They are…
  • Nov 25

    The Truth About Social Work Tutor – Part II

    The Truth About Social Work Tutor – Part II
    A review of The Truth About Social Work, by Social Work Tutor This post was intended to be a post about a book, but its grown like Topsy. I have therefore split it into two posts, the first is about Social Work Tutor, the author of the book,…
Rank this Week: 1096

Jacksonville Divorce Lawyer Blog

Jacksonville Divorce Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.jacksonvilledivorcelawyerblog.com/
  • Dec 1

    Does It Matter Which Party – Spouse Files First in a Florida Divorce Case?

    Does It Matter Which Party – Spouse Files First in a Florida Divorce Case?
    Breaking up is hard to do. Sometimes, one person finds out that another has been unfaithful, or another person may just be out of love, and a Florida divorce can come as a surprise or without very much warning. But for most when a marriage is…
  • Nov 15

    What are the Tax Implications of a Florida Divorce? Proposed Tax Reforms and Alimony

    What are the Tax Implications of a Florida Divorce? Proposed Tax Reforms and Alimony
    When couples divorce in the State of Florida, one consideration is will there be alimony and if so, how much for how long? Alimony comes in different shapes and sizes, but one aspect has consistent: the spouse that pays the alimony is allowed…
  • Nov 7

    Can I Get Divorced in Florida if I Have Been Stationed Here for Military Duty?

    Can I Get Divorced in Florida if I Have Been Stationed Here for Military Duty?
    Getting divorced creates a myriad of obstacles, but one of the biggest issues for military families is the question of “what state am I supposed to get divorced in?”  In the State of Florida, the court requires that a party…
Rank this Week: 982

The Stevens Firm, P.A. Blog

The Stevens Firm, P.A. Blog

Covers family law in South Carolina.

http://www.scfamilylaw.com/blog/
  • Nov 28

    #GivingTuesday - Using this Day to #MultiplyTheGood

    #GivingTuesday - Using this Day to #MultiplyTheGood
    We have collected a list of worthy Upstate organizations who are in need of #GivingTuesday donations today and hope that you will join us in making donations to them. For every person who comments below with the name of a charity they have…
  • Nov 22

    Happy Thanksgiving from The Stevens Firm!

    Happy Thanksgiving from The Stevens Firm!
    Happy Thanksgiving!
  • Nov 13

    Ben Stevens Sworn-In as Vice President of the AAML

    Ben Stevens Sworn-In as Vice President of the AAML
    We are proud to announce that our Senior Partner, Ben Stevens, has been elected and sworn-in at this year's meeting to a three-year term as a Vice-President.
Rank this Week: 1010

Orange County Family Law Blog

Orange County Family Law Blog

Covers divorce in California. By Hendrickson Cooper Hughes.

http://www.yourlawcenter.com/blog/
  • Nov 22

    Divorce and paying for a child’s college

    Divorce and paying for a child’s college
    Many California teens have finished applying for early admission at the college of their choice. Others are still in the process of deciding which institution is right for them. Meanwhile, college tuition is rising, having increased on…
  • Nov 22

    Divorce and paying for a child’s college

    Divorce and paying for a child’s college
    Many California teens have finished applying for early admission at the college of their choice. Others are still in the process of deciding which institution is right for them. Meanwhile, college tuition is rising, having increased on…
  • Nov 8

    Giving your children the best parenting possible after divorce

    Giving your children the best parenting possible after divorce
    Divorce doesn’t change the fact that you love your children. Every parent wants the best for their kids. However, divorce complicates parenting. For one thing, children are more likely to thrive with involvement from both parents. Further,…
Rank this Week: 774

Charlotte Divorce Lawyer Blog

Charlotte Divorce Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.charlottedivorcelawyerblog.com/
  • Nov 22

    The Impact of Tax Reform on Alimony Payment

    The Impact of Tax Reform on Alimony Payment
    Board Certified Family Law Specialist Matt Arnold answers the question: “When do you get alimony?” Tax reform has been in the news recently, with all sides of the political debate arguing about the best path forward. Some believe…
  • Nov 15

    Divorce and division of personal injury award

    Divorce and division of personal injury award
    Board Certified Family Law Specialist Matt Arnold answers the question: “What is an Absolute Divorce?” If you have been injured in an accident and made it through the sometimes grueling process of filing, fighting and winning a…
  • Nov 8

    Gay Couple Fights For Right To Divorce

    Gay Couple Fights For Right To Divorce
    Board Certified Family Law Specialist Matt Arnold answers the question: “What is an Absolute Divorce?” For years, people fought for gay couples to have the right to marry. States took action independently, slowly but consistently…
Rank this Week: 849

Family Diplomacy: A Collaborative…

Family Diplomacy: A Collaborative Law Firm

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

http://familydiplomacy.com/blog
  • Nov 21

    Collaborative Divorce Is Not Right For You If…

    Collaborative Divorce Is Not Right For You If…
    Collaborative divorce is not for everyone.  Sure, most families going through divorce would benefit from the private, secure, and non-adversarial nature of the collaborative process.  However, it may not be right for you if certain…
  • Nov 13

    Direnfeld: Settling Parenting Disputes Outside Court

    Direnfeld: Settling Parenting Disputes Outside Court
    Do you ever wonder how your divorce is affecting your children?  Do you sometimes think about how conflict may be affecting your own mental health, and your ability to effectively parent, or co-parent? Gary Direnfeld is an…
  • Oct 30

    The Walking Dead: Who Is Judith’s Legal Father?

    The Walking Dead: Who Is Judith’s Legal Father?
    AMC’s The Walking Dead recently premiered its season 8 debut.  For the uninitiated, The Walking Dead follows former deputy sheriff Rick Grimes and others as they navigate a post-apocalyptic world of zombies (which they call…
Rank this Week: 1113

Bay Area Divorce Attorney Blog

Bay Area Divorce Attorney Blog

Covers family law. By John S. Yohanan.

http://www.bayareadivorceattorneyblog.com/
Rank this Week: 920

Australian Divorce Blog

Australian Divorce Blog

Covers family law and divorce in Australia. By Stephen Page.

http://australiandivorce.blogspot.com/
  • Oct 10

    New heads of Family Court and Federal Circuit Court appointed

    New heads of Family Court and Federal Circuit Court appointed
    It is with some sadness to me that Chief Justice Diana Bryant of the Family Court of Australia has retired. Her Honour after being appointed as a Senior Counsel, was appointed as the first head of the then Federal Magistrates Court, before…
  • Jul 18

    Vale Justice Michelle May of the Family Court of Australia

    Vale Justice Michelle May of the Family Court of Australia
    Tonight I attend a function recognising the service of Justice Michelle May, who is retiring after many years of service from the Family Court of Australia.I had the privilege many years ago of briefing her when she was junior counsel; and…
  • Jul 16

    Government to restrict cross-examination of family violence victims by their alleged perpetrator

    Government to restrict cross-examination of family violence victims by their alleged perpetrator
    Attorney-General Senator George Brandis has released the following statement:protecting family violence victims from beingcross-examined by alleged perpetratorsToday, I release draft legislative amendments to the Family Law Act 1975 to…
Rank this Week: 1056

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/
  • Sep 26

    Divorce the house or the spouse

    Divorce the house or the spouse
    Is it easier to get rid of the spouse or the house?  In many Texas divorces, the house is one of if not the major asset to divide in the property division part of the divorce. And it causes some of the most friction between the…
  • Sep 26

    Divorce the house or the spouse

    Divorce the house or the spouse
    Is it easier to get rid of the spouse or the house?  In many Texas divorces, the house is one of if not the major asset to divide in the property division part of the divorce. And it causes some of the most friction between the…
  • Aug 16

    Business records of a marital household – exception to hearsay

    Business records of a marital household – exception to hearsay
    In family law cases, issues often arise regarding the admissibility of records that are maintained by a spouse or the household, like bank statements or children’s school records. Hearsay rules might seem to prevent admissibility of…
Rank this Week: 942

Utah Divorce Hotline Blog

Utah Divorce Hotline Blog

By Chris Salcido.

http://www.utahdivorcehotline.com/utah-divorce-and-family-lawblog/
  • Mar 31

    When is a Family Trust Considered Marital Property in a Divorce?

    When is a Family Trust Considered Marital Property in a Divorce?
    A Family Trust May Be Considered Marital Property in Some Cases Smith v. Smith involves an appeal from a divorce decree, with a claim that the trial court misinterpreted the terms of a family trust and, consequently, improperly allocated…
  • Oct 11

    Terminating Parental Rights in Utah

    Terminating Parental Rights in Utah
    Parental Rights IN THE INTEREST OF B.C., A PERSON UNDER EIGHTEEN YEARS OF AGE. C.S., Appellant, v. R.C., Appellee., 2016 UT App 208 C.S. (Mother) appealed the order terminating her parental rights in B.C. But in order to overturn the juvenile…
  • Jul 26

    Biological Fathers Are Entitled to Property Notice of Adoption

    Biological Fathers Are Entitled to Property Notice of Adoption
    A Procedurally Defective Notice of Adoption does not Start the Time to Contest the Adoption Phillip J. James and Mother became pregnant with an expected due date of September 2014. Around March 2014, Mother looked into an adoptive…
Rank this Week: 1273

The Divorce Collaborative

The Divorce Collaborative

Covers Massachusetts family law, divorce mediation and collaborative divorce. By Stephen F. McDonough.

http://www.divorcecollaborative.com
  • Mar 2

    Part 2 – How Much Will My Divorce Mediation Cost?

    Part 2 – How Much Will My Divorce Mediation Cost?
    If you did not have a chance to read Part One about the range of fees for divorce mediation, please do so or be prepared to be confused. The answer is X-Rays. Yes, that is right, X-Rays. My dentist can …
  • Mar 2

    Valuation Issues Surrounding Professional Practices at Divorce

    Valuation Issues Surrounding Professional Practices at Divorce
    When a divorcing spouse owns a business, several factors must be examined as part of the distribution of the marital estate. The type of business entity in question will obviously play a major role in how the business asset will …
  • Mar 2

    What Do We Make?

    What Do We Make?
    I was watching television earlier  tonight  – on Valentine’s night as a matter of fact – and saw a commercial for BMW automobiles.  It was a fairly long spot during the olympics, right after I decided that I…
Rank this Week: 1053

Divorce Law Journal

Divorce Law Journal

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

http://louisvilledivorce.typepad.com/info/
Rank this Week: 1028

Alabama Divorce & Family Law…

Alabama Divorce & Family Law Attorney Blog

Covers Alabama divorce and family law issues. By Steven D. Eversole.

http://www.birminghamdivorceblog.com/
  • Nov 11

    Alabama Grandparent Visitation Right

    Alabama Grandparent Visitation Right
    Many parents rely heavily on their extended family for support and guidance in raising their children, especially from the children's grandparents. Over time, a child is likely to develop a close relationship and deep bond with extended…
  • Nov 11

    Alabama Grandparent Visitation Right

    Alabama Grandparent Visitation Right
    Many parents rely heavily on their extended family for support and guidance in raising their children, especially from the children's grandparents. Over time, a child is likely to develop a close relationship and deep bond with extended…
  • Nov 8

    Can You End Up Back in Court After Your Alabama Divorce Is Final?

    Can You End Up Back in Court After Your Alabama Divorce Is Final?
    Many people are relieved when a court has finalized an Alabama divorce. An Alabama divorce decree generally brings to an end and extremely difficult and emotionally draining process. It also serves as a jumping point for former spouses to…
Rank this Week: 1085

904 Divorce

904 Divorce

Provides Jacksonville divorce information and resources. By Steven A. Leitman.

http://www.904divorce.com
  • May 2

    How we handle divorce case

    How we handle divorce case
    Every lawyer has their own style and method of the idea way of handling a divorce case. New clients schedule a consultation by calling (904) DIVORCE (348-6723). A consultation is held thereafter and the facts of the case are discussed.…
  • Dec 3

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  • Dec 8

    Parenting Coordination

    Parenting Coordination
    The Ins and Outs of Parenting Coordination For separated, divorcing, or divorced parents in Florida, it is normal to experience conflict when deciding matters concerning their children. In the past, most of these matters had to be discussed…
Rank this Week: 1037

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
  • Feb 16

    Spousal support in Texa

    Spousal support in Texa
    There is no guarantee of alimony or spousal maintenance in a Texas divorce. Texas, like many states, changed its family relations laws (our Texas Family Code) in recent decades to curb the power of family court judges in Fort Worth, Dallas,…
  • Feb 8

    7 Tips for Taking FMLA Leave — Fort Worth Employment Attorney

    7 Tips for Taking FMLA Leave — Fort Worth Employment Attorney
    Most of my work with clients involves helping clients after they have sought FMLA leave and the employer has already violated their FMLA rights but it’s equally as important that employees understand how to properly exercise their…
  • Feb 1

    Enforcing child support with child support liens and QDROs with Bedford Divorce Attorney

    Enforcing child support with child support liens and QDROs with Bedford Divorce Attorney
    Unpaid child support is a serious problems for many families where the child support may be the difference between keeping food on the table or lights on in the home. Enforcing child support in court can be a challenge when the child support…
Rank this Week: 937

Puryear Law Blog

Puryear Law Blog

Covers criminal defense, family law, divorce, juvenile law, business law, discrimination, personal injury, and related matters in the states of Illinois and Iowa.

http://www.puryearlaw.com/blog/
  • Jan 30

    Federal Stolen Motor Vehicle and Chop Shop Charge

    Federal Stolen Motor Vehicle and Chop Shop Charge
    Trafficking in certain motor vehicles or motor vehicle parts, or operating a chop shop, is a Federal offense under 18 U.S.C. § 2321 and 18 U.S.C. § 2322, respectively: 18 U.S.C. § 2321 provides as follows: (a) Whoever buys,…
  • Jan 29

    Who is a “Caretaker” of a Child According to Iowa DHS

    Who is a “Caretaker” of a Child According to Iowa DHS
    Under Iowa law, for a person to be accused of being a perpetrator of child abuse must be a person responsible for the care of a child. A person responsible for the care of a child is defined in Iowa Code 232.68 as follows: a. Parent,…
  • Jan 29

    Supreme Court Rules Juveniles Serving Life Sentences Have Right to Have Their Sentences Reviewed

    Supreme Court Rules Juveniles Serving Life Sentences Have Right to Have Their Sentences Reviewed
    Those convicted of crimes committed as a juvenile who are serving life sentences have the right to seek a review and reduction of those sentences, under a United States Supreme Court ruling that was issued on January 25, 2016. In Montgomery…
Rank this Week: 1307

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/
  • Sep 22

    Supreme Court, Bronx County

    Supreme Court, Bronx County
    A Bronx Estate Litigation Lawyer said that, defendant-appellant moved pursuant to CPLR 510(1) to change the venue of the instant matter from Bronx County to Westchester County more than three years after the commencement of the action and…
  • Sep 22

    Supreme Court, Bronx County

    Supreme Court, Bronx County
    A Bronx Estate Litigation Lawyer said that, defendant-appellant moved pursuant to CPLR 510(1) to change the venue of the instant matter from Bronx County to Westchester County more than three years after the commencement of the action and…
  • Sep 22

    Supreme Court, Bronx County

    Supreme Court, Bronx County
    A Bronx Estate Litigation Lawyer said that, defendant-appellant moved pursuant to CPLR 510(1) to change the venue of the instant matter from Bronx County to Westchester County more than three years after the commencement of the action and…
Rank this Week: 1068

Law Office of Kirk Garner Blog

Law Office of Kirk Garner Blog

Provides general information to people who are considering or are already engaged in family law litigation in the State of Colorado.

http://kirkgarner.com/home/blog/
  • Aug 25

    Divorced with Kids: Tips for Back to School

    Divorced with Kids: Tips for Back to School
    It is that time of year again: teachers are decorating their classrooms, parents are shopping for school supplies, and students are enjoying the last few days of summer vacation.  The new school year is about to start.  What are you…
  • Aug 25

    Divorced with Kids: Tips for Back to School

    Divorced with Kids: Tips for Back to School
    It is that time of year again: teachers are decorating their classrooms, parents are shopping for school supplies, and students are enjoying the last few days of summer vacation.  The new school year is about to start.  What are you…
  • May 29

    Mediation Tip #2: Be Prepared!

    Mediation Tip #2: Be Prepared!
    To maximize the chance of a successful mediation, you must be prepared. You cannot show up for mediation without thinking about about your case and expect it to settle favorably. The best way to settle any lawsuit is to be ready to try the…
Rank this Week: 1129

Albuquerque Divorce Lawyer Blog

Albuquerque Divorce Lawyer Blog

Covers New Mexico family and divorce law topics, including community property, child custody and property division issues. By Collins & Collins, P.C.

http://www.collinsattorneys.com/divorceblawg/
  • Jul 10

    Domestic Violence Charges Challenging for Military Personnel

    Domestic Violence Charges Challenging for Military Personnel
    The incidence of domestic violence in the military has been so high that the Department of Defense has made special and concerted efforts to address this problem over the span of years. Rates of domestic violence are far higher among military…
  • Jul 10

    Domestic Violence Charges Challenging for Military Personnel

    Domestic Violence Charges Challenging for Military Personnel
    The incidence of domestic violence in the military has been so high that the Department of Defense has made special and concerted efforts to address this problem over the span of years. Rates of domestic violence are far higher among military…
  • Apr 20

    Taking the Kids Out of State for Summer Vacation Requires Planning and Agreement

    Taking the Kids Out of State for Summer Vacation Requires Planning and Agreement
    Questions surrounding summer vacation start coming up frequently this time of year.  One of the big and more common questions that arise is the respective parents’ rights to take the kids out of state for summer vacation.  In…
Rank this Week: 996

Texas Family Law Blog

Texas Family Law Blog

Covers divorce, child custody, child support, visitation, property division and enforcement in Texas. By Cary & Lippincott.

http://texfamlaw.blogspot.com/
  • Jun 29

    Impact of SCOTUS Ruling on Same-Sex Marriage

    Impact of SCOTUS Ruling on Same-Sex Marriage
    On June 26, 2015, the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) in Obergefell v. Hodges  ruled that all 50 states and the District of Columbia must issue marriage licenses and recognize marriages regardless of whether the spouses are…
  • May 18

    Premarital Education Course

    Premarital Education Course
    Couples applying for a marriage license in the State of Texas are encouraged to attend a free premarital education course.  Couples who take the course can waive a portion of the marriage license fee and waive the 72-hour waiting period…
  • Jul 30

    How Should a Texas Employer Handle a Wage Withholding Order/Notice?

    How Should a Texas Employer Handle a Wage Withholding Order/Notice?
    You’ve just received a document entitled “Order/Notice to Withhold Income for Child Support,” or some similar title, related to one of your employees.  Now what? First, do not ignore this document! A Texas employer who…
Rank this Week: 817

Chicago Divorce & Family Law…

Chicago Divorce & Family Law Attorneys

By Anderson & Associates, P.C.

http://www.andersondivorcelawchicago.com/chicagodivorceattorney/
  • Apr 30

    Senate Bill 57, Illinois’ “Modern Family” Bill

    Senate Bill 57, Illinois’ “Modern Family” Bill
    Currently, all issues related to marriage and divorce, including child custody, child support, and the division of a couple’s property are addressed by the Illinois Marriage and Dissolution of Marriage Act. This Act, though…
  • Apr 28

    Orders of Protection: An Abused Area of the Law?

    Orders of Protection: An Abused Area of the Law?
    When an individual faces domestic violence from his or her intimate partner or another member of the household, he or she has the right to petition for an order of protection. An order of protection, sometimes also known as a restraining…
  • Apr 24

    Prenuptial Agreements for Second and Third Marriage

    Prenuptial Agreements for Second and Third Marriage
    Whether you are entering your first marriage or your fifth, it is important to protect your assets by signing a prenuptial agreement. A prenuptial agreement is a legal document that details your plans for your assets and support in the event…
Rank this Week: 1241

Massachusetts Divorce Lawyer Blog

Massachusetts Divorce Lawyer Blog

Covers family law and divorce. By Gabriel Cheong.

http://gabrielcheonglaw.com
  • Feb 17

    This Blog Has Moved

    This Blog Has Moved
    I’ve been posting on this blog since 2007 when I first started and I’m very proud of it. Because I want to consolidate my websites, this blog and all its posts have been moved to my main website.  For future updates to this…
  • Oct 30

    How can I modify my child custody or parenting/visitation plan?

    How can I modify my child custody or parenting/visitation plan?
    In order to modify a current order of custody or a parenting plan that’s in place, you have to start a separate action with the Probate and Family Court called a Complaint for Modification.  Before considering filing such an…
  • Oct 12

    Why should you have an attorney from the start?

    Why should you have an attorney from the start?
    I get a lot of calls from people who want to hire us after they have already filed a case themselves.  In many of these cases, they’ve already tried to navigate the court system for a while and they’re now contacting an…
Rank this Week: 745

Musings, Legal Ease and Other…

Musings, Legal Ease and Other Stuff on Family Law

Covers Ohio domestic relations law topics, including support, custody, visitation and property division. By Pam Walker Makowski.

http://pamelamakowski.blogspot.com/
  • Jul 31

    Taking your children through the divorce proce

    Taking your children through the divorce proce
    No, I don't mean divorcing your children, although I am sure that sometimes that is tempting.But it is a challenge to get a divorce, deal with the change in your family set-up, and dealing with the changes that the children are going…
  • Jan 29

    Being flexible

    Being flexible
    How do some parents end up in court with a holy war, while others just drop in to finalize paperwork and then get on with there lives?  There are probably a fair number of cases that deserve to be fought out, either because one parent or…
  • Nov 12

    Talking to the other parent, Part II

    Talking to the other parent, Part II
    Okay, I realize that I have strongly encouraged parents to talk to each other about their children.  I know that good co-parenting happens when there is open communication.However, the other day I witnessed a very sad situation.
Rank this Week: 822

Ottawa Divorce Blog

Ottawa Divorce Blog

Covers family law, child custody, child & spousal support, and property division. By Jeffrey Behrendt.

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

    Can I Deny Access?

    Can I Deny Access?
    One of the most common questions I get asked is “Can I deny access of the children to the other parent?” The short answer is a resounding NO! There is really only one reason you can deny access and that is if there is good reason…
  • Jun 21

    The End of No-Fault Divorce? The Leskun Case

    The End of No-Fault Divorce? The Leskun Case
    The Supreme Court released the Leskun decision today: http://www.scc-csc.gc.ca/judgments/2006scc025.htm At issue was the interplay between fault and spousal support. Ms Leskun argued that support should not be reduced as, 8 years after the…
  • Jun 21

    The End of No-Fault Divorce? The Leskun Case

    The End of No-Fault Divorce? The Leskun Case
    The Supreme Court of Canada released the Leskun decision today: http://scc.lexum.org/decisia-scc-csc/scc-csc/scc-csc/en/item/2298/index.do In this case, the husband had an affair that led to the end of the marriage. Ms Leskun claimed that 8…
Rank this Week: 1046

Child Custody Blog

Child Custody Blog

Covers child custody, divorce, and family law matters.

http://www.childcustodycoach.com/blog
  • Nov 27

    Disability and Child Custody - Are Disabled Parent’s Handicapped in Family Court?

    Disability and Child Custody - Are Disabled Parent’s Handicapped in Family Court?
    Parent’s with a disability have been rightfully concerned about whether their disability can effect child custody and visitation. Many states still remain silent on this issue or do not have adequate laws to protect disabled parents in…
  • Nov 26

    What Age Can a Child Decide Which Parent to Live With?

    What Age Can a Child Decide Which Parent to Live With?
    “At what age can a child decide which parent to live with?” This is one of the most frequently asked questions among parents involved in a child custody and visitation situation. It would seem that the answer would be a simple one…
  • Jul 31

    The Coaching Commons Article on The Custody Coach™ by Mark Joyella

    The Coaching Commons Article on The Custody Coach™ by Mark Joyella
    The Custody Coach™: Can a Coach Be an Advocate, Educator and…a Coach? by Mark Joyella You’ve heard of the “coach approach.” But what, exactly, is the Child Custody Coach™ approach? Steven Carlson says he identified the child…
Rank this Week: 1173

Legal Commentary on Proposition 8…

Legal Commentary on Proposition 8 and the Right to Marry

Articles and comments by attorneys and legal scholars, and related legal news. From Michael Ginsborg.

http://prop8legalcommentary.blogspot.com/
  • Oct 28

    Farewell

    Farewell
    In May, I decided that I would need a hiatus to prepare an article on a subject unrelated to this site. I have just completed my forthcoming article for law librarians, "Ending Our Conflicts of Interest to Protect Consumers of Legal…
  • May 22

    Hiatus from my usual schedule of blogging

    Hiatus from my usual schedule of blogging
    I regret that, for at least several weeks, I will lack time to update this site on a regular basis. I face two challenges. First, I expect to publish an article on a subject I have been thinking about for 20 years.
  • May 15

    Legal news this month

    Legal news this month
    Domestic partnership
Rank this Week: 1292

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/
  • Dec 11

    Did You Suffer a Fall Injury During This Weekend’s Snow?

    Did You Suffer a Fall Injury During This Weekend’s Snow?
    With some parts of New Jersey recording more than six inches of snow this past weekend and more snow in the forecast for the upcoming week, it’s a good time to discuss what you should do if you suffer “slip and fall” or…
  • Dec 8

    Does Your Juvenile Need Defense? Contact Attorney Carbone

    Does Your Juvenile Need Defense? Contact Attorney Carbone
    Did your child get into a fight that led to assault charges? This can be a serious matter, especially if you never dealt with the criminal legal system before. You may be worried about your child’s case and have fear about his or her…
  • Dec 7

    Special Employees and Workers’ Compensation: What You Need to Know

    Special Employees and Workers’ Compensation: What You Need to Know
    You might not realize it, but you could actually be considered a special employee. And, no, it has nothing to do with exemplary accolades from your employer. According to the legal definition, special employees are assigned by their bosses to…
Rank this Week: 1785

Hildebrand Law Blog

Hildebrand Law Blog

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

https://www.hildebrandlaw.com/blog.aspx
  • Dec 11

    Five Questions to Ask a Divorce Lawyer in an Initial Consultation in Arizona

    Five Questions to Ask a Divorce Lawyer in an Initial Consultation in Arizona
    Five Questions to Ask a Divorce Lawyer in an Initial Consultation in Arizona We want to provide you with five questions to ask a divorce lawyer in an initial consultation in Arizona. When you decide it’s time to end your marriage, your…
  • Dec 11

    How to Get a Divorce in Arizona

    How to Get a Divorce in Arizona
    How to Get a Divorce in Arizona We get a lot of questions about how to get a divorce in Arizona. If you’re facing divorce, you might think that your cousin who just went through the same thing can tell you all you need to know. But…
  • Dec 6

    What is the Process of Dividing a Business in an Arizona Divorce (Video)

    What is the Process of Dividing a Business in an Arizona Divorce (Video)
    What is the Process of Dividing a Business in an Arizona Divorce Some people going through a divorce in Arizona ask what is the process of dividing a business in an Arizona divorce. At the point when a couple goes through separation,…
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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/
  • Dec 11

    Three Tips for Successfully Getting Through a Custody Case

    Three Tips for Successfully Getting Through a Custody Case
    When facing a custody battle there are a few things you should always do.  In this blog post we are going to share the top three tips for successfully getting through a custody case. BE CAREFUL WHAT YOU PUT ON SOCIAL MEDIA Social Media…
  • Dec 11

    How to Choose an Executor for Your Estate

    How to Choose an Executor for Your Estate
    Serving as the executor of the estate can be a significant responsibility. The executor—also referred to as a personal representative, is generally charged with the following tasks: Preparing funeral arrangements for the deceased person…
  • Dec 10

    How to Contest a Will in North Carolina

    How to Contest a Will in North Carolina
    Potential heirs are sometimes surprised to find that they are not receiving the amount or type of property they anticipated from a deceased relative’s estate. If the decedent lacked testamentary capacity or was improperly influenced to…
Rank this Week: 2530

North Carolina Divorce Lawyers…

North Carolina Divorce Lawyers Blog

Covers family law. By Woodruff Family Law Group.

http://www.northcarolinadivorcelawyersblog.com/
  • Dec 11

    Don’t Wait to Obtain a QDRO

    Don’t Wait to Obtain a QDRO
    Patterson v. Chrysler Group, LLC, 845 F.3d 756 (6th Cir. 2017) Facts: A divorce decree awarded the wife an interest in the husband’s retirement and survivor benefits, expressly ordering him not to elect a survivor beneficiary other than…
  • Dec 8

    Innocent Spouse Relief: Read Before Signing

    Innocent Spouse Relief: Read Before Signing
    Yancey v. Comm’r, T.C. Memo. 2017-59, 2017 WL 1289451 (2017) Facts: A husband and wife filed joint returns. The returns were prepared by the wife. The returns understated the amount of tax due, mostly because they wrongly double-counted…
  • 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…
Rank this Week: 1961

The Interplay Between Bankruptcy…

The Interplay Between Bankruptcy and Divorce Law in Virginia

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

http://bankruptcydivorceblawg.com
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Divorce: New York

Divorce: New York

By Neil Cahn, PLLC.

http://www.divorceny.com/
  • Dec 10

    Child Support Obligations Do Not Automatically Result Upon Relationship Change

    Child Support Obligations Do Not Automatically Result Upon Relationship Change
    Two recent decisions of the Appellate Division, Second Department, have upheld maintaining a father’s child support obligations despite alleged changes to the nature of the relationship with the child. in Lovaglio v. Wagner, the father…
  • Dec 3

    Small Claims Court Has Jurisdiction to Determine Claim Between Former Spouse

    Small Claims Court Has Jurisdiction to Determine Claim Between Former Spouse
    With litigation so expensive, what claims between former spouses may be heard in small claims court? In this small claims action, the former wife sought to recover $2,500 from her former husband because he allegedly wrongful retained health…
  • Oct 22

    Considering the Length of the Marriage and Other Factors on Temporary Support Award

    Considering the Length of the Marriage and Other Factors on Temporary Support Award
    In addition to providing a guideline for the amount of a maintenance (alimony) award, New York’s relatively new maintenance (alimony) statute includes a presumptive range for the period of time maintenance is to be paid based upon the…
Rank this Week: 3738

New Jersey Divorce Lawyer Blog

New Jersey Divorce Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.newjerseydivorcelawyerblog.net/
  • Dec 10

    D.M v K.M AND COLLEGE EXPENSES IN A NJ DIVORCE

    D.M v K.M AND COLLEGE EXPENSES IN A NJ DIVORCE
    The growth of college expenses and tuition has far outpaced the growth of the average person’s wages. Student loan debt affects the majority of young college students today, and it is no surprise that parents want to help ease the…
  • Nov 12

    How to Help Your Children Through a Divorce

    How to Help Your Children Through a Divorce
    Divorce is never simple or easy. Maybe you wrestled with the decision for years before finally deciding to proceed with a divorce. Perhaps your former spouse made the decision for you. Maybe you and your partner chose to end things on…
  • Nov 6

    FILING FOR DIVORCE IN NJ

    FILING FOR DIVORCE IN NJ
    Getting divorced can be stressful, even in the most amicable situations. Before you proceed, it’s a good idea to get an idea of what to expect before you begin filing for divorce in NJ. You should, reach out to an experienced family law…
Rank this Week: 2296

Ayo and Iken PLC General Practice…

Ayo and Iken PLC General Practice Blog

Covers Florida law topics.

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

    DUI Arrests Spike During the Holiday Season

    DUI Arrests Spike During the Holiday Season
    It is definitely that time of year again; there is a chill in the air in many areas, and the time for eggnog, pumpkin pie, holiday feasts and visits with family and friends is just around the corner. Most of us are in a flurry of buying gifts…
  • Dec 9

    Guide to Navigating the Holidays for the Newly Divorced

    Guide to Navigating the Holidays for the Newly Divorced
    Since the beginning of the 20th century, divorce rates have steadily risen, making an even greater leap in the 1970’s when no-fault divorce was implemented. Some believe that making divorce an easier process actually strengthens…
  • Nov 29

    Just How Racist Is Our Criminal Justice System?

    Just How Racist Is Our Criminal Justice System?
    Years ago, during a debate, then-Senator Barack Obama claimed that blacks and whites are arrested and convicted at very different rates, and even receive very different sentences for the same crimes. Senator Hillary Clinton then discussed the…
Rank this Week: 2014

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
  • Dec 9

    Prenuptial Agreements Trending with Millennial

    Prenuptial Agreements Trending with Millennial
    Survey reveals increase in the number of millennials requesting prenuptial agreements in the last three years. In a previous blog entry, Joseph Balmer discussed the need for antenuptial agreements as an effective, estate planning tool.…
  • Dec 2

    Divorce: 25 Details Often Overlooked in Negotiations…Plus 5 New Bonus Additions!

    Divorce: 25 Details Often Overlooked in Negotiations…Plus 5 New Bonus Additions!
    PUBLISHERS NOTE: This article on divorce was originally posted on January 19, 2013. I have now added the last 5 items. The list keeps evolving with the advances in technology and social media platforms and the advent of the legalization
  • Nov 25

    Technology on the Rise and Robot Divorce Lawyer

    Technology on the Rise and Robot Divorce Lawyer
    Will Lawyers Become Obsolete With The Success Of Robots Or Chatbox Technology? We live in a world that is dominated by cutting-edge technology. By the time that the latest and greatest technology is released, manufacturers are already…
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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/
  • Dec 8

    Recent Appellate Decisions of Interest - December 8, 2017

    Recent Appellate Decisions of Interest - December 8, 2017
    Court of AppealsDismissal of A Neglect Petition Divests Family Court of Jurisdiction to Issue Further Orders or Impose Additional Conditions on A Child's ReleaseIn Matter of Jamie J., 2017 WL 5557887, 2017 NY Slip Op 08161 (2017) the Court of…
  • Nov 20

    The New York Matrimonial Trial Handbook, by Joel R. Brandes is now available in print and in ebook editions.

    The New York Matrimonial Trial Handbook, by Joel R. Brandes is now available in print and in ebook editions.
         The  New York Matrimonial Trial Handbook, by Joel R. Brandes is now available online and in bookstores in print and in ebook editions.       The New York Matrimonial…
  • Nov 20

    Recent Appellate Decisions of Interest

    Recent Appellate Decisions of Interest
    Appellate Division Holds Supreme Court Has The Authority To Enforce Promissory Notes To A Third Party  In Schorr v Schorr, 2017 WL 4892266 (1st Dept.,2017) the Appellate Division held that in calculating the child support award, the…
Rank this Week: 3610

All Family Law Group, P.A.

All Family Law Group, P.A.

Covers divorce, family law and bankruptcy.

http://www.familymaritallaw.blogspot.com
  • Dec 8

    What Happens to Health Insurance When Couples Divorce?

    What Happens to Health Insurance When Couples Divorce?
    Medical care is known to be one of the more expensive, but necessary, items to hit a person’s budget. Most people seek medical insurance through an employer, if available, to defray the costs of obtaining coverage, and most families are…
  • Dec 3

    When Will Courts Hear Child Testimony in Family Law Cases?

    When Will Courts Hear Child Testimony in Family Law Cases?
    Numerous studies have supported the finding that divorcenegatively affects many children. Certainly, the degree of the impact is likely related to the age of the child when the divorce occurs and the child’s ability to understand the…
  • Dec 1

    Divorced Parents and Relocating

    Divorced Parents and Relocating
    The logistics involved with adhering to a parenting time schedule is bound to challenge any parent at some point. Divorced parents do have an interest in ensuring their child has regular contact with an ex-spouse, but the realities of…
Rank this Week: 3462

Hook Law Center Blog

Hook Law Center Blog

Covers elder law and estate planning in Virginia.

https://www.hooklawcenter.com/blog/
  • Dec 8

    Death & Procedure:

    Death & Procedure:
    What to do when your client or a family member dies or becomes incapacitated during litigation. As elder law attorneys, we routinely deal with the ambit of legal issues arising from the death or incapacity of a client, but the death or…
  • Dec 1

    Home for the Holidays: Conversations for Every Stage of Life

    Home for the Holidays: Conversations for Every Stage of Life
    It’s that time of year again when families gather to celebrate the holidays. For many, it may have been months or a year since they visited with family and a lot may have changed in the interim. Perhaps we notice that Grandpa is not as…
  • Nov 28

    What Just Happened?

    What Just Happened?
    Last week the US House of Representatives passed a tax bill that appears to overhaul the Internal Revenue Code as it has existed since 1986.  While many favor simplifying the tax code and its maze of complex rules, the House…
Rank this Week: 2150

Arizona Law Group Family Law Blog

Arizona Law Group Family Law Blog

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

http://www.arizonalawgroup.com/blog/
  • Dec 8

    Arizona Cold Expert Witness on Domestic Violence Not Impermissible Offender Profiling

    Arizona Cold Expert Witness on Domestic Violence Not Impermissible Offender Profiling
    Arizona Supreme Court affirmed felony domestic violence conviction. Trial court did not abuse its discretion in allowing “cold” expert witness testimony on why domestic violence victims often stay in abusive relationships. Expert…
  • Nov 10

    Home State Custody Jurisdiction When Child Relocated to Arizona

    Home State Custody Jurisdiction When Child Relocated to Arizona
    Modification of other state court’s child custody order for parenting time and legal decision-making was proper where Arizona court first asserted temporary emergency jurisdiction under Uniform Child Custody Jurisdiction and Enforcement…
  • Oct 13

    Felony Fraudulent Schemes and Arson of Defendant’s Arizona Home

    Felony Fraudulent Schemes and Arson of Defendant’s Arizona Home
    In Arson case, evidence of a previous fire was admitted to show a common plan or scheme in the burning of an occupied structure which was defendant’s house. Evidence from an anonymous informant was also admitted. Defendant was convicted…
Rank this Week: 1849

Seattle Attorneys Blog

Seattle Attorneys Blog

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

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

    Excited Utterances May Be Admissible in Washington Even If Partly Untrue

    Excited Utterances May Be Admissible in Washington Even If Partly Untrue
    Many people are aware of the general rule that hearsay is inadmissible.  Washington criminal defense attorneys know that a court may admit hearsay evidence if it meets one of a number of exceptions to that general rule.  A…
  • Nov 30

    Parallel Domestic Violence Protection Order and Criminal Proceedings in Washington

    Parallel Domestic Violence Protection Order and Criminal Proceedings in Washington
    It is not uncommon for a civil protection order case to occur at the same time as a criminal case.  When the issues in the cases are similar or related, the defendant’s Fifth Amendment rights can be implicated.  Washington…
  • Nov 22

    Washington Supreme Court Rules on State Delay in Disclosing Toxicology Witne

    Washington Supreme Court Rules on State Delay in Disclosing Toxicology Witne
    Washington DUI defense attorneys often have to fight vigorously to ensure they get information from the State.  In DUI cases, the State sometimes fails to name the toxicologist who will testify until very close to the trial.  In one…
Rank this Week: 1855

Northern Kentucky Lawyer Blog

Northern Kentucky Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.fsgattorneys.com/blog
  • Dec 7

    Family Attorneys of Northern Kentucky

    Family Attorneys of Northern Kentucky
      Fessler, Schneider, & Grimme LLP 14 N. Grand Ave Ft. Thomas, KY 41075 859-291-9075 The neighbor’s dog howled all night, the kids waiting for the school bus were noisy and throwing pebbles at each other, the school bus itself…
  • Nov 29

    Personal Injury Attorneys Ft. Thomas, KY

    Personal Injury Attorneys Ft. Thomas, KY
      Fessler, Schneider & Grimme 14 N. Grand Ave Ft. Thomas, KY 41075 859-291-9075   You are the victim of a personal injury, and you want a settlement to pay your bills, to be able to restart living with all of the problems under…
  • 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…
Rank this Week: 2373

Between the Sheets: Adultery in…

Between the Sheets: Adultery in Divorce Cases in Virginia

Explores the legal effects of adultery on family law matters in Virginia and across the United States. By James H. Wilson, Jr.

http://jameshwilsonjr.com/
Rank this Week: 2461

Our Family Wizard Blog

Our Family Wizard Blog

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

http://www.ourfamilywizard.com/ofw/index.cfm/blog/
  • Dec 7

    Are Your Kids Being Affected By Your Stress?

    Are Your Kids Being Affected By Your Stress?
    Are Your Kids Being Affected By Your Stress? No one is immune to stress, whether you're an adult or a young child. Stress creeps into our lives in so many ways, some of which we can't really control. This is often the case when one person's…
  • Dec 5

    8 Creative Holiday Gift Ideas for Kids of All Age

    8 Creative Holiday Gift Ideas for Kids of All Age
    8 Creative Holiday Gift Ideas for Kids of All Ages Fun gifts can have an educational twist For many families across the country, prep for the holiday season is in full swing. For co-parents, getting your holiday parenting schedule in place is…
  • Nov 30

    OFW Book Club: Teaching Kids About Emotion

    OFW Book Club: Teaching Kids About Emotion
    OFW Book Club: Teaching Kids About Emotions Teaching children how to count or write are two basic lessons we think about when we consider what kids start learning at a young age. Sometimes, it's easy to overlook the fact that learning about…
Rank this Week: 3103

Alabama Criminal and Family Lawyer…

Alabama Criminal and Family Lawyer Blog

Covers family and criminal law. By Skier & Associates.

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

    US Supreme Court takes up case of vehicle search near home

    US Supreme Court takes up case of vehicle search near home
    There are different rules for searches of homes and residences from searches of vehicles, as the Court has said that there are differing expectations of privacy. Which standard will the Court apply?
  • 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…
Rank this Week: 2594