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Calabrese Associates Blog

Calabrese Associates Blog

Covers family law issues.

http://www.dupagefamilylaw.com/naperville-attorney
  • Feb 19

    Six Tips to Combat Insomnia During Your Divorce

    Six Tips to Combat Insomnia During Your Divorce
    Going through a stressful divorce can cause you to develop insomnia. Your thoughts are dominated by worries of how you will settle your divorce and what your life will be like afterward. It can be difficult to turn those…
  • Feb 13

    How Sexual Harassment Allegations Against Your Spouse May Affect Your Divorce

    How Sexual Harassment Allegations Against Your Spouse May Affect Your Divorce
    In the past couple of months, the media has increased its attention towards sexual harassment allegations brought against male celebrities. Careers – and presumably marriages – have been ruined. However, most sexual…
  • Feb 3

    Reasons Your Prenuptial Agreement May Need an Update

    Reasons Your Prenuptial Agreement May Need an Update
    Creating a prenuptial agreement is helpful in settling financial issues that will come up during a divorce. The agreement lays out a plan for how premarital properties will be treated and what level of spousal maintenance will be provided.…
Rank this Week: 1966

Santa Rosa Family Lawyer Blog

Santa Rosa Family Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.santarosafamilylawyerblog.com/
  • Feb 19

    Marriage Blue

    Marriage Blue
    Do you have a case of marriage blues? Is the spontaneity missing from your marriage? Is your routine so predictable that you feel like you are sleepwalking through your relationship? If so, you are one of many couples who feel marriage is not…
  • Feb 13

    Prenuptial Agreements in California

    Prenuptial Agreements in California
    If you are considering getting married, you may be tossing around the idea of having a prenuptial agreement (prenup) made. What exactly are these documents, and is such an agreement the right thing for you? If you are not sure, an experienced…
  • Feb 7

    What You Need to Know About Child Support in California

    What You Need to Know About Child Support in California
    Child support. Raising children is expensive. When a couple chooses not to raise their child together, it does not absolve either parent of the financial responsibilities associated with raising that child. From a legal standpoint, some…
Rank this Week: 2837

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/
  • Feb 19

    Why Is It Illegal to Pump Your Own Gas in New Jersey?

    Why Is It Illegal to Pump Your Own Gas in New Jersey?
    The Garden State distinguishes itself from other states for a variety of reasons. If you aren’t a resident of New Jersey or really haven’t spent much time traveling through the state, then this example of uniqueness might surprise…
  • Feb 16

    Personal Injury Slip and Fall FAQ

    Personal Injury Slip and Fall FAQ
    By Guest Blogger Chris Foerster Did you end up hurt after slipping and falling at a local supermarket or on a neighbor’s property? Before you decide to take action, you might want to know your potential options. Below are some…
  • Feb 15

    What Happens When You Are Injured in a Condominium Complex?

    What Happens When You Are Injured in a Condominium Complex?
    Maintenance of common areas acts as a real amenity for those living in a condominium complex. However, sometimes there’s confusion regarding when it comes to the duties of the homeowners’ association. If you’re injured while…
Rank this Week: 2241

Texas Family Law Blog

Texas Family Law Blog

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

http://www.austintexaslegal.com/Blog/
  • Feb 19

    What to Do When You Are Served With Divorce Paper

    What to Do When You Are Served With Divorce Paper
      You could have been talking with your spouse about getting a divorce or you could be totally in the dark when you receive your divorce papers from a law enforcement officer. Whatever your level of awareness is, getting served your…
  • Feb 16

    Co-parenting Hacks For Your Post-Divorce Life

    Co-parenting Hacks For Your Post-Divorce Life
    Co-parenting hacks are definitely needed when you deal with your child after your divorce. We all know that the strongest impact and blows from the divorce end up on the children. The divorce will completely change your child’s life and…
  • Feb 14

    How To Effectively Minimize Your Divorce Cost

    How To Effectively Minimize Your Divorce Cost
      Divorce costs can be quite serious. Research shows that at any given time, 4% of married couples in the US are undergoing a divorce or in the process of separating. This means that at any given time, people are spending money on…
Rank this Week: 2406

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: 1132

Kentucky Law Blog

Kentucky Law Blog

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

http://www.gatlinvoelker.com/blog/
  • Feb 19

    What is a class action lawsuit?

    What is a class action lawsuit?
    At one point, you have probably received something in the mail about a class action lawsuit in Kentucky or Ohio, but you may not have understood exactly what it is. Class action lawsuits can be confusing because, according to the…
  • Feb 12

    Understanding how non-compete agreements can benefit your company

    Understanding how non-compete agreements can benefit your company
    When you are working to build your business in Kentucky, chances are you have spent considerable time looking for ways to strategically market your product or service without compromising sensitive business concepts. One of your primary…
  • Feb 12

    Does your business need non-compete agreements?

    Does your business need non-compete agreements?
    As a Kentucky business owner, you know it is prudent to understand the various ways you can protect your legal and financial interests. One of the ways you can do this is by having employee contracts as well as non-compete...
Rank this Week: 2293

Hook Law Center Blog

Hook Law Center Blog

Covers elder law and estate planning in Virginia.

https://www.hooklawcenter.com/blog/
  • Feb 19

    Protecting an Inheritance from Divorce

    Protecting an Inheritance from Divorce
    One of the most common questions estate planning attorneys receive is the proverbial “should I have a will or a trust?” Although the answer to that question must be given in light of each client’s individual circumstances,…
  • Feb 9

    Dementia and Driving

    Dementia and Driving
    Currently, more than 5 million Americans are living with dementia, and that number is expected to increase to over 16 million by the year 2050.  While many aspects of dementia are still a mystery, the disease itself and many of its…
  • Feb 5

    Cold or Flu – How to Tell the Difference

    Cold or Flu – How to Tell the Difference
    Well, it’s that time of year again—cold and flu season! If you haven’t had either one, you’re extremely fortunate. Experts tell us that more than 60,000 people in the US have had the flu already this year. According to…
Rank this Week: 2105

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/
  • Feb 19

    Is All or Nothing Thinking Damaging Your Co-Parenting?

    Is All or Nothing Thinking Damaging Your Co-Parenting?
    Is All or Nothing Thinking Damaging Your Co-Parenting? How we approach communication greatly affects the outcome of our efforts, especially with more stressful interactions. Open-mindedness, empathy, and cooperation are all essential for…
  • Feb 15

    5 Easy Ways to Keep the Kids at the Center of Co-Parenting

    5 Easy Ways to Keep the Kids at the Center of Co-Parenting
    5 Easy Ways to Keep the Kids at the Center of Co-Parenting Separation and divorce are tough on families. During these transitions, the values that once were the core of a family are often thrown for a loop, leaving every family member…
  • Feb 12

    When Dating After Divorce, Start With Yourself

    When Dating After Divorce, Start With Yourself
    When Dating After Divorce, Start With Yourself How to once again feel comfortable with flying solo. The dating landscape is always in flux, and many co-parents will receive no small amount of well-intentioned advice from family and friends.…
Rank this Week: 3308

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/
  • Feb 19

    What Are Durable and Healthcare Powers of Attorney?

    What Are Durable and Healthcare Powers of Attorney?
    A power of attorney is a legal document that gives someone else the power to make decisions on your behalf. These powers are used to save your family time and money if you ever become incapacitated or mentally incapable of handling your own…
  • Feb 16

    Is Visitation Related to Child Support Payments?

    Is Visitation Related to Child Support Payments?
    The number of overnight visits you have with your child is one factor that can influence how much you pay in child support. However, there are many other factors that affect this amount. Factors Involved in Child Support Calculation North…
  • Feb 15

    How North Carolina Courts Decide Child Custody Case

    How North Carolina Courts Decide Child Custody Case
    Trial judges have significant discretion to make decisions in child custody cases. There are some general guidelines that must be followed, but the judge has a lot of power and control of the entire process. Because a judge controls a child…
Rank this Week: 1004

Herston on Tennessee Family Law

Herston on Tennessee Family Law

Covers developments in Tennessee family law.

http://herstontennesseefamilylaw.com/
Rank this Week: 3957

The Stevens Firm, P.A. Blog

The Stevens Firm, P.A. Blog

Covers family law in South Carolina.

http://www.scfamilylaw.com/blog/
  • Feb 19

    Grey Divorce and Hidden Assets You Should Know About

    Grey Divorce and Hidden Assets You Should Know About
    When parties divorce later in life, it's sometimes referred to as a "grey divorce". Whatever, the reason, these divorces usually come after a couple has spent a couple of decades or more building a life together. When a couple separates after…
  • Feb 10

    How To Recognize the Signs of Parental Alienation

    How To Recognize the Signs of Parental Alienation
    Our family law practice has developed a focus in handling cases which are considered "high conflict custody cases" over the years. These cases often include allegations of "parental alienation" by one or both parents on either side of the…
  • Feb 8

    Parenting Time: What's Really Best for the Children?

    Parenting Time: What's Really Best for the Children?
    Sometimes, divorcing parents can get stuck on the number of days, nights, minutes, in any given month that each will spend with the children. Many parents will assume a 50/50 schedule will be the best idea, or maybe even as a starting…
Rank this Week: 1270

Divorce Lawyer in Augusta, Georgia

Divorce Lawyer in Augusta, Georgia

Offers tips and information about Georgia divorces. By the Goolsby Law Firm.

http://divorcelawyerinaugustageorgia.blogspot.com/
  • Feb 16

    CELEBRITY DIVORCES: JENNIFER ANISTON

    CELEBRITY DIVORCES: JENNIFER ANISTON
    [Photo from wikipedia]Have you heard the sad news? America's sweetheart, Jennifer Aniston, has reportedly announced her split from husband Justin Theroux.  The couple, which has been married for less than three years, jointly announced…
  • Feb 9

    CELEBRITY DIVORCES: TAREK AND CHRISTINA EL MOUSSA

    CELEBRITY DIVORCES: TAREK AND CHRISTINA EL MOUSSA
    [By Source (WP:NFCC#4), Fair use, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?curid=51191556]According to Fox News, HGTV's Flip or Flop star, Tarek El Moussa, indicates that fame made his recent divorce from co-star Christina El Moussa a lot more…
  • Feb 8

    CHILD CUSTODY IN GEORGIA DIVORCES

    CHILD CUSTODY IN GEORGIA DIVORCES
    [Photo from wikipedia]Child custody is often one of the toughest issues in a Georgia divorce. We, at the Goolsby Law Firm, in Augusta, Georgia, often handle child custody as part of our divorce cases.  We also sometimes assist clients in…
Rank this Week: 3292

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
Rank this Week: 2314

Learn About Law

Learn About Law

Law can be complicated and hard to navigate, which is why we’re here to help make it easier to understand. In Learn About Law, our weekly podcast and videoblog, attorney Kevin O’Flaherty covers various aspects and areas of the law in a way you don’t need a law degree to understand. From estate planning to family law, you can gain the knowledge you need to help you with your legal issue or to simply fulfill your curiosity.

http://learn-about-law.com
Rank this Week: 2229

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/
  • Feb 16

    “We Buy Ugly Houses”…Or Do They?

    “We Buy Ugly Houses”…Or Do They?
    The Charlotte area real estate market remains hot and with that comes opportunists looking to make a dollar in real estate.  I receive solicitations from investors who claim to want to buy my house weekly (sometimes, three or more per…
  • Feb 16

    2018 NEW POWER OF ATTORNEY ACT IN NORTH CAROLINA

    2018 NEW POWER OF ATTORNEY ACT IN NORTH CAROLINA
    As of January 1, 2018, North Carolina has adopted a version of the Uniform Power of Attorney Act.  This new statute overhauls the way we look at Durable Powers of Attorney. A Power of Attorney is a legal document that authorizes someone…
  • Jan 31

    What to Do About Subdivision Roads—The Orphan Road Conundrum

    What to Do About Subdivision Roads—The Orphan Road Conundrum
    For many homeowners associations roads can be a source of constant consternation. Most homeowners do not make their home-buying decision based on the condition of the roads in the community or on the responsibility of the community to…
Rank this Week: 1278

Family Law Topics

Family Law Topics

Covers family and divorce law. By Schiller DuCanto & Fleck LLP.

http://www.familylawtopics.com/
  • Feb 16

    The Wedding is Off: Now What?

    The Wedding is Off: Now What?
    As we approach the end of February, we also approach the end of engagement season. According to WeddingWire, nearly 40% of engagements will happen between the months of November and February. In fact, Valentine’s Day ranks as one of the…
  • Feb 13

    The Heart of the Collaborative Divorce Proce

    The Heart of the Collaborative Divorce Proce
    On January 1, 2018, the Uniform Collaborative Law Act (“UCLA”) was enacted in Illinois. This means that divorcing couples, who want to preserve their relationship, protect their children and maintain privacy can contractually bind…
  • Jan 3

    Legal Fee Savvy

    Legal Fee Savvy
    Everybody likes a good deal. At Schiller, DuCanto & Fleck, LLP, we take comfort using a team approach which makes our resources go further and adds value for the client. Oftentimes, consumers of legal services ask about hourly rates only…
Rank this Week: 3311

Hildebrand Law Blog

Hildebrand Law Blog

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

https://www.hildebrandlaw.com/blog.aspx
  • Feb 16

    Importance of Mediating Child Custody Issues In A Divorce in Arizona

    Importance of Mediating Child Custody Issues In A Divorce in Arizona
    Importance of Mediating Child Custody Issues In A Divorce in Arizona Mediation is most appropriate and a recommended process of resolving child custody disputes. Parents are aware of this fact but most of them aren’t sure what it is or…
  • Feb 15

    Burden of Proving Gift Income in a Modification of Child Support in Arizona

    Burden of Proving Gift Income in a Modification of Child Support in Arizona
    Burden of Proving Gift Income in a Modification of Child Support in Arizona The Arizona Court of Appeals in a memorandum decision in the case of Matthews vs. Robles had to address, among other issues, who has the burden of proving gift income…
  • Feb 13

    Super Bowl LII Best Commercial

    Super Bowl LII Best Commercial
    Some people watch the Super Bowl for the game, some for the halftime show, and some for the commercials.  I think we all can agree that the action on the field this last time around was very exciting indeed!  Congratulations to the…
Rank this Week: 2091

Anderson & Associates, P.C. Blog

Anderson & Associates, P.C. Blog

Covers child custody, child support, property division, spousal support, and paternity.

https://www.andersonandassociatespc.com/schaumburg-divorce-lawyer
  • Feb 16

    Changes to Illinois’ Spousal Maintenance Laws in 2018

    Changes to Illinois’ Spousal Maintenance Laws in 2018
    When a married couple dissolves their marriage through divorce, they should both be able to continue living at a standard that is similar to what they enjoyed while they were married. Unfortunately, some spouses do not have the financial…
  • Feb 12

    Surviving Valentine’s Day After Divorce

    Surviving Valentine’s Day After Divorce
    After the end of a long-term relationship, you are likely ready to move on with your life and leave the emotional pain of your breakup behind. Unfortunately, this can be difficult to do during the days and weeks surrounding February 14th. As…
  • Feb 2

    7 Tips for Successful Co-Parenting During and After Divorce

    7 Tips for Successful Co-Parenting During and After Divorce
    When a couple’s relationship breaks down and they decide to end their marriage, they are likely to experience a number of strong emotions which may make it difficult to remain civil with one another. However, when spouses have children…
Rank this Week: 2163

Alabama Criminal and Family Lawyer…

Alabama Criminal and Family Lawyer Blog

Covers family and criminal law. By Skier & Associates.

http://www.alabamacriminalandfamilylawyerblog.com/
  • Feb 15

    What is a Parole Consideration Date and What Does it Mean?

    What is a Parole Consideration Date and What Does it Mean?
    a person's actual parole hearing could be a year or more from the Parole Consideration Date, depending on several factors like victim notification and the Board's case load.
  • Feb 8

    Pardon or Parole Hearings — NO APPEAL

    Pardon or Parole Hearings — NO APPEAL
    Don't wait until it is too late. Contact me today to discuss your upcoming hearing or to talk about a pardon application. After a hearing is the wrong time. Today is the right time.
  • Jan 12

    Prosecutorial Misconduct — It it a Thing?

    Prosecutorial Misconduct — It it a Thing?
    Prosecutorial misconduct is surely a thing, but fortunately it has not been a problem for any of my clients, to the best of my knowledge.
Rank this Week: 2527

Mills and Mills LLP Blog

Mills and Mills LLP Blog

Covers Canadian business, real estate, family, employment and estate law.

https://www.millsandmills.ca/blog/
  • Feb 15

    Spousal Support can Survive after Death of the Recipient Spouse

    Spousal Support can Survive after Death of the Recipient Spouse
    In Marasse Estate (Re), the Court decided on the issue of whether the estate of the deceased was entitled to continue receiving spousal support under a separation agreement. The separation agreement required the defendant to pay $3,000 per…
  • Feb 14

    Bill 148: Are you in compliance with Ontario’s “Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act”, 2017

    Bill 148: Are you in compliance with Ontario’s “Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act”, 2017
    In the face of a changing economy, full time and permanent work is no longer the norm and employment is increasingly less secure. Many people are unable to support their families on part-time, contract or minimum-wage jobs and many more…
  • Feb 6

    5 Reasons To Have a Will

    5 Reasons To Have a Will
    “I can’t believe I haven’t done my Will yet! This is well overdue!” – It is not unusual for someone to say these things to me at the beginning of our first meeting to plan their Wills (and Powers of…
Rank this Week: 2151

Lawdiva's Blog

Lawdiva's Blog

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

http://lawdiva.wordpress.com
  • Feb 14

    Nice Guys Finish Last

    Nice Guys Finish Last
    I remember years ago looking at a website for an American family law firm and perusing their “rules” for family law litigation. The one that most stuck in my mind was their admonition that “nice guys in family law cases…
  • Feb 9

    Grandparents Arrested in Child Abduction Case

    Grandparents Arrested in Child Abduction Case
    Chris Brann is a Houston, Texas doctor whose 9-year-old son, Nicolas, was abducted by his ex-wife, Marcelle Guimaraes, in 2013, on the pretence that she was simply attending a wedding in Brazil, her home country and the home of her parents.…
  • Jan 3

    If You Don’t Ask, You Don’t Get

    If You Don’t Ask, You Don’t Get
    It is open season on spouses who own substantial assets, now that s. 89 of the Family Law Act has found its footing in British Columbia jurisprudence. S. 89 permits a spouse to apply for an “interim distribution” of family…
Rank this Week: 3576

Anderson & Associates, P.C. Blog

Anderson & Associates, P.C. Blog

Covers family law.

https://www.lawyersdupagecounty.com/wheaton-attorney
  • Feb 14

    4 Legal Issues to Consider Before Getting Married

    4 Legal Issues to Consider Before Getting Married
    When a couple decides to get married, they will be uniting their lives and forming a legal partnership. Unfortunately, as statistics show, nearly half of marriages end in divorce in the United States. There are a variety of reasons for this,…
  • Feb 9

    Preparing Children For Living in Two Homes After Divorce

    Preparing Children For Living in Two Homes After Divorce
    The end of a marriage can be difficult for all family members, but when parents decide to get a divorce, they may not realize the effects that it can have on their children. Even when parents do their best to prepare their children for…
  • Feb 5

    Issues to Be Aware of in a Grey Divorce

    Issues to Be Aware of in a Grey Divorce
    In our modern society, divorce is an unfortunate reality that affects couples of all ages and income levels. But while the overall rate of divorce has remained steady, the divorce rate of people over the age of 50 (known as “grey…
Rank this Week: 2226

Jason P Howie Blog

Jason P Howie Blog

Covers family law in Windsor, Ontario.

https://jasonpaulhowie.com/
  • Feb 14

    Chatham Woman Sues Former Common Law Partner for Half of Lottery Win

    Chatham Woman Sues Former Common Law Partner for Half of Lottery Win
    A Chatham, Ontario woman has sued her ex-partner for half of a $6.1 million Lotto 6/49 win. She is claiming that he allegedly lied to her about a winning lottery ticket bought while they were still together and, instead, left […] The…
  • Feb 8

    Your Credit Score After Divorce

    Your Credit Score After Divorce
    It is very common for a client to tell me that they are very worried about their credit scores.  In fact, I would say that this issue was raised by clients about 50% of the time in my initial interviews. […] The post Your Credit…
  • Feb 6

    Judge Warns Couple Who Has Spent 1/3 of Their Assets on Pre-Trial Divorce Hearings: You Are Headed for Catastrophe

    Judge Warns Couple Who Has Spent 1/3 of Their Assets on Pre-Trial Divorce Hearings: You Are Headed for Catastrophe
    We’ve previously blogged about various divorce proceedings where costs rapidly escalated, where the parties stubbornly maintained unreasonable positions and needlessly prolonged the dispute, or where the parties took a…
Rank this Week: 2129

Gelman and Associates Blog

Gelman and Associates Blog

Cover family law in Canada. By Lisa Gelman.

https://lisagelman.com/blog/
  • Feb 14

    Indefinite vs. Time-Limited Spousal Support

    Indefinite vs. Time-Limited Spousal Support
    In a recent Ontario decision, the court grappled with the interesting question of when it might be appropriate to terminate a prior order for indefinite spousal support. What Happened? The parties were married in May 1986 and separated in…
  • Feb 5

    Mother from Jamaica Fighting to Stop Her Child’s Adoption by a Canadian Family

    Mother from Jamaica Fighting to Stop Her Child’s Adoption by a Canadian Family
    CBC News reported this week that a 38-year old Jamaican woman is seeking to stop the adoption of her son by a B.C. family, a case that is raising some interesting legal issues. What Happened? The child at the heart of this legal battle was…
  • Jan 31

    Terminating Spousal Support: What Constitutes a Material Change in Circumstances?

    Terminating Spousal Support: What Constitutes a Material Change in Circumstances?
    An Ontario court recently considered a case where one party sought to terminate spousal support upon retiring. This decision looks at the various factors judges must weigh when determining whether or not there has been a material change in…
Rank this Week: 2170

Family Law Blog

Family Law Blog

Covers family law related issues including divorce, separation, child custody & access, child support, spousal support, and property division. By Gelman & Associates.

http://www.lisagelman.com/blog/
  • Feb 14

    Indefinite vs. Time-Limited Spousal Support

    Indefinite vs. Time-Limited Spousal Support
    In a recent Ontario decision, the court grappled with the interesting question of when it might be appropriate to terminate a prior order for indefinite spousal support. What Happened? The parties were married in May 1986 and separated in…
  • Feb 5

    Mother from Jamaica Fighting to Stop Her Child’s Adoption by a Canadian Family

    Mother from Jamaica Fighting to Stop Her Child’s Adoption by a Canadian Family
    CBC News reported this week that a 38-year old Jamaican woman is seeking to stop the adoption of her son by a B.C. family, a case that is raising some interesting legal issues. What Happened? The child at the heart of this legal battle was…
  • Jan 31

    Terminating Spousal Support: What Constitutes a Material Change in Circumstances?

    Terminating Spousal Support: What Constitutes a Material Change in Circumstances?
    An Ontario court recently considered a case where one party sought to terminate spousal support upon retiring. This decision looks at the various factors judges must weigh when determining whether or not there has been a material change in…
Rank this Week: 1907

NJ Family Legal Blog

NJ Family Legal Blog

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

http://njfamilylaw.foxrothschild.com/
  • Feb 14

    A Playlist for When You’re Going Through a Divorce on Valentine’s Day

    A Playlist for When You’re Going Through a Divorce on Valentine’s Day
    It may seem counter-intuitive, but the month of Saint Valentine is also generally the month that sees the highest volume of filing for divorce.  For some people, getting divorced may be their New Years Resolution.  Others wait until…
  • Feb 8

    I CAN APPEAL MY ARBITRATION AWARD, RIGHT? (REDUX)

    I CAN APPEAL MY ARBITRATION AWARD, RIGHT? (REDUX)
    In 2015, I wrote a post on this blog with the same title because seemingly, this issue has been resolved for some time.  All too often, parties would agree to mediate their disputes but would try to reserve a right to appeal, as of…
  • Feb 6

    A REVIEW OF COHABITATION LAW IN A POST-AMENDMENT LANDSCAPE

    A REVIEW OF COHABITATION LAW IN A POST-AMENDMENT LANDSCAPE
    As New Jersey law on cohabitation continues to evolve after passage of the 2014 amendment to the alimony statute, a review of cases released since that time provides insight as to several components of the cohabitation discussion. My new…
Rank this Week: 3937

Family Law & Divorce Information…

Family Law & Divorce Information in Houston, Texas

By Busby & Associates.

http://busby-lee.com/familylawblog
  • Feb 14

    Where to get Divorced in Houston

    Where to get Divorced in Houston
    Michael Busby There are any families out there that are going through a divorce. Unfortunately, within the last couple of years the divorce rate has skyrocketed. Some people just aren’t meant to be together. Sometimes marriages start…
  • Feb 7

    No shortage of Lawyer

    No shortage of Lawyer
    Michael Busby These days, divorce attorneys are popping up everywhere. It seems like divorce is a great business now a days. Luckily there are lawyers everywhere to help people in who do not wish to be with their partner anymore. There are…
  • Feb 2

    Divorce and Attorney

    Divorce and Attorney
    Michael Busby Harris county has many different professionals available to assist anyone in their time of need. Many of these professionals are attorneys and many specialize on divorce. There are many small towns in Harris county. Some of the…
Rank this Week: 2005

Brown Law Offices Blog

Brown Law Offices Blog

Law blog for Minnesota-based firm covering family issues - whether custody, divorce, or child support.

https://www.brownlawoffices.com/blog/
  • Feb 14

    Termination of Parental Right

    Termination of Parental Right
    Minnesota is home to many loving and capable parents. Some, however, fail to provide safe, loving homes for their children. In especially alarming situations, these parents' rights to care for their children may be taken away by the court in…
  • Feb 7

    How Do Men and Women Reflect on Their Divorce Experience, According to This Survey?

    How Do Men and Women Reflect on Their Divorce Experience, According to This Survey?
    A variety of factors can impact response to divorce, but according to one survey, gender may be the most influential. Read on to learn how men and women respond to and reflect on the divorce experience and its aftermath.
  • Jan 31

    Your Teen’s Reaction to Your Divorce: Typical or Not? How Do You Get Help?

    Your Teen’s Reaction to Your Divorce: Typical or Not? How Do You Get Help?
    You recently announced your divorce to your children, and now, your teen is irate. There's nothing unusual about anger during and immediately following divorce, but pre-existing mental health issues or other factors may cause the problem to…
Rank this Week: 1982

Lucas Law Blog

Lucas Law Blog

Covers personal injury and family law. By Joseph M. Lucas & Associates, L.L.C.

http://www.lucaslaw.com/barrington-lawyer
  • Feb 13

    Avoid Talking to Insurance Companies Before Your Personal Injury Attorney

    Avoid Talking to Insurance Companies Before Your Personal Injury Attorney
    The initial conversations you have with an insurance company after an injury can determine how much the company will cover your health expenses. The goal of an insurance adjuster is to get you to admit fault or downplay your injuries so…
  • Jan 16

    Understanding Trends in Divorce Rate

    Understanding Trends in Divorce Rate
    It is too early to have complete statistics related to marriage and divorce in the U.S. for 2017. Researchers have had enough time to compile their 2016 data and get a snapshot of what the 2017 data may be. For decades, people in the…
  • Dec 15

    Watching for Child Injuries After Car Accident

    Watching for Child Injuries After Car Accident
    Being involved in a car accident can become a nightmare if you have a child with you in the vehicle. Your immediate concern will be to check for any visible injuries on your child, followed by medical attention. As with adults, some injuries…
Rank this Week: 1948

Maryland Divorce Lawyer Blog

Maryland Divorce Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.marylanddivorcelawyer-blog.com/
Rank this Week: 1349

Ariano Hardy Ritt Nyuli Richmond…

Ariano Hardy Ritt Nyuli Richmond Lytle & Goettel P.C. Blog

Covers personal injury, family law and workers' compensation.

https://attorneys-illinois.com/kane-county-lawyer
  • Feb 13

    Understanding Illinois’ Statutory Guidelines for Spousal Maintenance

    Understanding Illinois’ Statutory Guidelines for Spousal Maintenance
    When a couple decides to end their marriage and get divorced, one spouse is often at a financial disadvantage. Whether this is because they have chosen to be a homemaker rather than pursue a career, or simply because they earn a smaller…
  • Feb 13

    Joint Income of $500,000 is a Cut-Off Line For Maintenance in Illinoi

    Joint Income of $500,000 is a Cut-Off Line For Maintenance in Illinoi
    When a couple decides to end their marriage and get divorced, one spouse is often at a financial disadvantage. Whether this is because they have chosen to be a homemaker rather than pursue a career, or simply because they earn a smaller…
  • Feb 5

    Compensation Available to Survivors of a Wrongful Death

    Compensation Available to Survivors of a Wrongful Death
    It is hard to lose a loved one, even if they die from natural causes after having lived a long and meaningful life. When someone’s time is cut short, however, the pain, loss, and grieving is magnified – especially when death has…
Rank this Week: 2165

Mevorah Law Offices Blog

Mevorah Law Offices Blog

Covers divorce and family law in Illinois.

http://www.mevorahlaw.com/dupage-county-divorce-lawyers
  • Feb 13

    Tips for Parents Going Through a Divorce

    Tips for Parents Going Through a Divorce
    If you are going through a divorce, you should make sure your children are at the top of your priority list. After all, this is a time where your children may feel anxious and confused and will need to be cared for and reassured more than…
  • Feb 7

    What Is Parallel Parenting?

    What Is Parallel Parenting?
    Sometimes, a divorce ends on bad terms and parents are not able to co-parent effectively. Even therapy, mediation, and positive thoughts cannot make it possible for them to work together and raise their children. If you have gone through a…
  • Jan 30

    Five Common Family Law Misconception

    Five Common Family Law Misconception
    Family law is very complex. For this reason, there are many family law misconceptions that our firm frequently encounters. To help you avoid serious mistakes that could negatively impact the outcome of your family law case, we have compiled…
Rank this Week: 1842

Shaw Family Law Blog

Shaw Family Law Blog

Covers Illinois family law.

http://www.kanecountydivorceattorneys.com/st-charles-lawyers
  • Feb 12

    Steps to Take Before Your Divorce

    Steps to Take Before Your Divorce
    Once you determine that your marriage is over, you have a lot to do before and after you file for divorce. One important step is to start working with an experienced divorce lawyer to ensure that your rights and interests are protected and…
  • Feb 6

    How Are Marital Debts Divided in a Divorce?

    How Are Marital Debts Divided in a Divorce?
    In a divorce, the couple’s marital assets are not the only thing that has to be divided. Their marital debts, too, must be divided according to the doctrine of equitable distribution. Just like marital assets, most debts accrued during…
  • Jan 25

    Parenting Plan and Your Child's Education

    Parenting Plan and Your Child's Education
    What was once known as legal custody is now known as parental responsibilities. This is the right to make decisions on a child’s behalf that impact the child’s lifestyle and future. Under Illinois law, a parenting plan must touch…
Rank this Week: 2058

Family Law Advisor Blog

Family Law Advisor Blog

By GoransonBain.

https://www.gbfamilylaw.com/articles/
  • Feb 12

    How to Prepare for Your Divorce Consultation

    How to Prepare for Your Divorce Consultation
    When you make the decision to meet with a family law attorney to discuss your situation, the benefits you obtain from your initial consultation are often proportionate to your level of preparation. The more relevant information that you can…
  • Nov 1

    Two Highly Respected Texas Family Law Firms Announce Merger

    Two Highly Respected Texas Family Law Firms Announce Merger
    Dallas-based GoransonBain and Austin-based Ausley, Algert, Robertson, and Flores will combine to build a larger footprint for family law in Texas Over the last 40 years, two Texas family law firms independently created a firm for guiding…
  • Oct 17

    GoransonBain’s Thomas A. Greenwald Recognized as Best Lawyers® 2018 Family Lawyer of the Year in Dallas/Ft. Worth

    GoransonBain’s Thomas A. Greenwald Recognized as Best Lawyers® 2018 Family Lawyer of the Year in Dallas/Ft. Worth
    For six consecutive years, a GoransonBain family attorney has earned the singular honor of “Lawyer of the Year” in The Best Lawyers in America®. A family lawyer for 30 years, Thomas A. Greenwald has earned the trust and…
Rank this Week: 2088

Family Law Advisor Blog

Family Law Advisor Blog

By Goranson Bain, PLLC.

http://www.gbfamilylaw.com/articles/
  • Feb 12

    How to Prepare for Your Divorce Consultation

    How to Prepare for Your Divorce Consultation
    When you make the decision to meet with a family law attorney to discuss your situation, the benefits you obtain from your initial consultation are often proportionate to your level of preparation. The more relevant information that you can…
  • Nov 1

    Two Highly Respected Texas Family Law Firms Announce Merger

    Two Highly Respected Texas Family Law Firms Announce Merger
    Dallas-based GoransonBain and Austin-based Ausley, Algert, Robertson, and Flores will combine to build a larger footprint for family law in Texas Over the last 40 years, two Texas family law firms independently created a firm for guiding…
  • Oct 17

    GoransonBain’s Thomas A. Greenwald Recognized as Best Lawyers® 2018 Family Lawyer of the Year in Dallas/Ft. Worth

    GoransonBain’s Thomas A. Greenwald Recognized as Best Lawyers® 2018 Family Lawyer of the Year in Dallas/Ft. Worth
    For six consecutive years, a GoransonBain family attorney has earned the singular honor of “Lawyer of the Year” in The Best Lawyers in America®. A family lawyer for 30 years, Thomas A. Greenwald has earned the trust and…
Rank this Week: 2216

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/
  • Feb 12

    Tips for Writing Your Will

    Tips for Writing Your Will
    Writing a will is one of the basics of estate planning. It’s also something 40 percent of us avoid doing. And on some level, we can understand that. Writing a will means acknowledging the end of our lives, and that’s something…
  • Jan 30

    The Consequences of Parole Violation in Pennsylvania

    The Consequences of Parole Violation in Pennsylvania
    The term “parole” dates back to the Medieval era, and comes from the French word for “speech,” although a more exact meaning is “word of honor.” Long before the modern criminal law system came into being,…
  • Jan 17

    How Do Federal & State Drug Charges Differ in PA?

    How Do Federal & State Drug Charges Differ in PA?
    The phrase “tough on crime” means different things in different parts of the world. For example: In the United States, the federal sentence for most first offense drug possession charges is less than a year in jail. Get caught…
Rank this Week: 1924

Orange County Family Law Blog

Orange County Family Law Blog

Covers divorce in California. By Hendrickson Cooper Hughes.

http://www.yourlawcenter.com/blog/
  • Feb 12

    2 questions about divorce mediation

    2 questions about divorce mediation
    If you're considering divorce mediation, you and your soon-to-be ex are on the right path. Divorce mediation assists spouses to quickly overcome their potential differences and reach a mutually-agreed upon divorce settlement agreement. The…
  • Jan 11

    Where is all my child support truly going?

    Where is all my child support truly going?
    If you are a divorced father paying child support for your kids, chances are good that, at times, you may have questioned whether or not 100 percent of your support money was going toward expenses solely dedicated to your...
  • Dec 26

    American families becoming bigger through divorce

    American families becoming bigger through divorce
    Divorce is not the end of a person’s love life. Remarriage and cohabitation with a romantic partner happens frequently after the dissolution of a marriage. This has led to an increase in the average family size. According to a recent...
Rank this Week: 1396

Houston Divorce Lawyer Blog

Houston Divorce Lawyer Blog

Covers the divorce process. By Ramos Law Firm.

http://www.ramosfamilylaw.com/houstondivorceblog/
  • Feb 12

    Monthly Tips on How to Stay Married

    Monthly Tips on How to Stay Married
    Have you been searching for tips on how you stay married or keep your marriage intact? I have based my marriage on five tips that have helped build my marriage foundation and these tips have stayed intact my seven years of marriage. I will…
  • Feb 12

    When NOT to Compromise on Custody Issues in a Divorce

    When NOT to Compromise on Custody Issues in a Divorce
    The answer to this question is plain and simple – when you believe that the safety and welfare of your children will be jeopardized if you choose to compromise. Let’s be honest, when it comes to divorce emotions run high and all…
  • Feb 12

    Where to Find Help on Texas Law for Divorce

    Where to Find Help on Texas Law for Divorce
    Where to Find Help on Texas Law for Divorce Contemplating filing for divorce or learning that your spouse filed a petition for divorce can be overwhelming.  Aside from the emotional component, a divorce will touch every aspect of a…
Rank this Week: 1350

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/
Rank this Week: 4586

Kaminetzky & Associates, P.C. Blog

Kaminetzky & Associates, P.C. Blog

Covers New York family law.

http://www.kaminetzkylaw.com/category/divorce-law/
  • Feb 12

    Do You Know the Story of Saint Valentine?

    Do You Know the Story of Saint Valentine?
    Back in the days of the Romans, a law was passed that the soldiers were not allowed to get married because it was believed that romance would take their minds off of the battle and they would not do well. A Catholic priest…
  • Jan 26

    Therapy and Divorce

    Therapy and Divorce
    Sometimes clients need help resolving personal issues that are not within my expertise. They may need to be able to come to terms with the loss of their marriage and the part they played in it. They frequently have stress and even post…
  • Jan 18

    The One Session Mediation

    The One Session Mediation
    Yes, you read that correctly. It can and has been done. I have successfully mediated a divorce which took only one session. The couple had no children, no real estate, and very few assets and debts. They both wanted to reach an agreement…
Rank this Week: 1916

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/
  • Feb 11

    Alternate Dispute Resolution in Your Family Law Case

    Alternate Dispute Resolution in Your Family Law Case
    By: Janette Jordan In the State of Colorado, when you have a pending family law case before the court, such as a divorce filing, allocation of parental responsibilities filing, post-decree modifications, etc., courts typically require that…
  • Feb 6

    Pros and Cons of Recording Conversations With Your Spouse as Evidence in Your Divorce

    Pros and Cons of Recording Conversations With Your Spouse as Evidence in Your Divorce
    By: Curtis Wiberg With the ease of technology making the prospect of recording phone and in-person conversations with a soon to be ex-spouse so much easier, more and more clients are presenting me with recorded conversations (whether audio or…
  • Jan 24

    Letting Your Kids’ Teachers Know About Your Divorce

    Letting Your Kids’ Teachers Know About Your Divorce
    By: Stephen J. Plog While attending an early morning elementary school band practice with one of my children, I saw something sad and troubling. Though I have had countless occasions in which to hear parents talk about child custody or…
Rank this Week: 3448

Divorce: New York

Divorce: New York

By Neil Cahn, PLLC.

http://www.divorceny.com/
  • Feb 11

    Defective Acknowledgment in Prenuptial Agreement Cured After 30 year

    Defective Acknowledgment in Prenuptial Agreement Cured After 30 year
    In its February 7, 2018 decision in Matter of Koegel, the Appellate Division, Second Department, held that defects in the acknowledgment forms in a 30-year old prenuptial agreement, i.e., the failure of the notary to recite that he knew the…
  • Feb 4

    Do Temporary Support Awards Include Marital Residence Expenses?

    Do Temporary Support Awards Include Marital Residence Expenses?
    Despite repeated efforts to bring predictability and consistency to temporary support awards, that goal remains elusive. Consider the December, 2017 decision of the Appellate Division, Third Department, in Rouis v. Rouis. The parties were…
  • Jan 28

    Waiver Of Maintenance Is Basis To Set Aside Prenuptial Agreement As Unconscionable

    Waiver Of Maintenance Is Basis To Set Aside Prenuptial Agreement As Unconscionable
    Where the results of a 2007 prenuptial agreement waiver of maintenance would be a risk that a mother of three children would become a public charge, the agreement would be set aside for being unconscionable at the time of divorce. So held the…
Rank this Week: 4076

The Law Offices of David Stein…

The Law Offices of David Stein Blog

Covers family law.

http://www.familylawdc.com/blog/
  • Feb 10

    DE FACTO PARENT DEFINED; THIRD PARTY CHILD CUSTODY STATUTE

    DE FACTO PARENT DEFINED; THIRD PARTY CHILD CUSTODY STATUTE
    The third party custody statute in DC enables an initial filing or intervention by the third party in the ongoing proceeding under the following conditions: THIRD PARTY CUSTODY I. A parent who has provided primary care of the child for the…
  • Jan 31

    DIVISION OF PROPERTY: DC DIVORCE

    DIVISION OF PROPERTY: DC DIVORCE
    In the District of Columbia the material assets would be distributed and apportioned in a manner that is: Equitable, Just, and Reasonable The issue of division of property during marital dissolution is one of the most conflicting and complex…
  • Jan 12

    4TH AMENDMENT: RECENT SUPREME COURT CASES: WARRANTLESS EXCEPTIONS

    4TH AMENDMENT: RECENT SUPREME COURT CASES: WARRANTLESS EXCEPTIONS
    The Fourth Amendment protects individuals from unreasonable search and seizures: Specifically the 4th Amendment provides: THE RIGHTS OF PEOPLE TO BE SECURED IN THEIR PERSONS, HOUSES, PAPERS, AND EFFECTS, AGAINST ANY UNREASONABLE SEARCHES AND…
Rank this Week: 3882

Illinois Divorce Lawyer Blog

Illinois Divorce Lawyer Blog

Covers Illinois divorce law. From Michael Roe.

http://www.illinoisdivorcelawyerblog.com/
  • Feb 9

    Illinois Divorce: Eight Ways a Narcissist Isolates their Partner

    Illinois Divorce: Eight Ways a Narcissist Isolates their Partner
    I stumbled upon this article this week and thought it helpful to all that are dealing with the isolation that being in a relationship with a toxic narcissist causes. So much of the narcissist “gamebook” has to do with control.…
  • Jan 19

    Illinois Divorce Lawyer: Good Questions to Ask a Lawyer in an Initial Consultation

    Illinois Divorce Lawyer: Good Questions to Ask a Lawyer in an Initial Consultation
    One of the pleasures of my practice in managing only Family Law cases (primarily divorce and child custody cases, and post decree problems with financial and child related issues such a modifications to custody or support orders) is the…
  • Jan 15

    Illinois Divorce: High Conflict PD Cases and Divorce

    Illinois Divorce: High Conflict PD Cases and Divorce
    I came across this podcast that features Megan Hunter, and offers some useful information about Personality Disorders and Divorce.  A significant of my practice involves divorces and child custody issues that feature traits of…
Rank this Week: 1471

The Law Office of Vincent C.…

The Law Office of Vincent C. Machroli, P.C. Blog

Covers divorce, paternity, child custody, and child support in Illinois.

http://www.machrolilawoffice.com/oak-park-lawyer
  • Feb 9

    Things to Consider Before Getting Remarried to Your Ex-Spouse

    Things to Consider Before Getting Remarried to Your Ex-Spouse
    It is not uncommon that following a divorce, newly single spouses seek companionship again. After experiencing the intimacy and partnership of marriage, individuals are equipped with a deeper understanding of themselves and their interests,…
  • Dec 20

    Financial Planning for a Divorce – Taking the First Step

    Financial Planning for a Divorce – Taking the First Step
    Divorce can be a complex and arduous process since there are numerous potential pitfalls and challenges – and money is often the greatest concern. However, many parties overlook important financial planning details when they first file…
  • Dec 7

    Establishing Paternity in Illinoi

    Establishing Paternity in Illinoi
    In a marriage, the paternity of a child is automatically established.  But this is not the case when the biological parents are unmarried. In that situation, the father is deemed an “alleged father” until he and the mother…
Rank this Week: 2003