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Minnesota Divorce Blog

Minnesota Divorce Blog

Covers divorce, alimony, and child support issues. By Mankato Family Law.

http://mankatofamilylaw.com/blog/
  • Mar 22

    3 Biggest Mistakes That Salesmen and Saleswomen Make During A Divorce

    3 Biggest Mistakes That Salesmen and Saleswomen Make During A Divorce
    Sales and Divorce Mistakes | As regular readers of my divorce blog know, I am pretty darn blunt.  I call them like I see them, so to speak I suppose […]The post 3 Biggest Mistakes That Salesmen and Saleswomen Make During A Divorce…
  • Nov 21

    Changes Pending for Child Support Law

    Changes Pending for Child Support Law
    Child support is always a very controversial topic, most people who receive payments feel it’s not even close to enough to raise a child and most folks who pay it […]The post Changes Pending for Child Support Laws appeared first…
  • Oct 18

    What is A Divorce Retainer?

    What is A Divorce Retainer?
    Retainer is the word we throw around a lot as attorneys, but it’s a word that many people who haven’t dealt with a lawyer before may not fully understand, which […]The post What is A Divorce Retainer? appeared first on…
Rank this Week: 942

Kevin Hickey Law Blog

Kevin Hickey Law Blog

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

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

    Narcissists: Part 1

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

    Halloween: Make It A Treat

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

    Letters Never Sent

    Letters Never Sent
    I read a lot about divorce. A lot. There’s good information out there, and then there’s absolute crap. Many sites post stuff I just consider “filler.” I usually skim over the filler and head for the information I need…
Rank this Week: 830

Salcido Law Firm PLLC Blog

Salcido Law Firm PLLC Blog

Covers Utah criminal defense and divorce law.

http://www.salcidolawfirm.com/
  • Oct 19

    Cohabitation Must Occur at the Time of Filing the Motion to Terminate

    Cohabitation Must Occur at the Time of Filing the Motion to Terminate
    Scott v. Scott, Cohabitation, and Alimony In a recent alimony case, Scott v. Scott, the Supreme Court of Utah decided whether a former wife’s alimony payments were to be terminated, under Utah Code Ann § 30-3-5(10), because of his…
  • Sep 27

    Admissibility of Polygraph Results in Utah Criminal Case

    Admissibility of Polygraph Results in Utah Criminal Case
    Polygraph Results Are the Subject of Expert Testimony Generally speaking, polygraph results are not admissible in Utah courts because they do not satisfy Utah Rules of Evidence 702. That is because over time, they have been unable to meet the…
  • Aug 29

    Modifying an Alimony Award When the Paying Spouse Retire

    Modifying an Alimony Award When the Paying Spouse Retire
    How Does a Court Decide if an Alimony Award Should be Modified when A Spouse Retires? In 1975 Ronald and Paula Ann got married. Twenty-four years later they separated and a lengthy divorce action ensued. It wasn’t until 2008 that the…
Rank this Week: 437

Florida Divorce & Family Law…

Florida Divorce & Family Law Blog

Covers current events related to divorce and family law matters in Florida. By Christine Bauer.

http://bauerfamilylaw.blogspot.com/
  • Oct 18

    Modification of Parenting Plans, is there enough smoke to convince a judge that there is fire?

    Modification of Parenting Plans, is there enough smoke to convince a judge that there is fire?
    One of the biggest dilemmas that I deal with in family law cases is when someone comes to me with their desire to modify the terms of the original parenting plan or time-sharing judgment. The Florida Statute governing this particular…
  • Sep 18

    Parenting Plans, Hurricanes and the Unknown

    Parenting Plans, Hurricanes and the Unknown
    Parenting Plans are required to be filed in Florida if you have kids. In a nutshell the Parenting Plan is supposed to be your road map when it comes to all kid related issues when you are divorced. Most parenting plans have basic…
  • Oct 12

    Financial Disclosure the Good, the Bad and the Necessary

    Financial Disclosure the Good, the Bad and the Necessary
    Lately I have found myself and my staff spending an extraordinary time dealing with financial disclosure issues. It is such an annoying thing to deal with because no matter how many documents are turned over in a case, only a handful are…
Rank this Week: 617

Sacramento Bankruptcy and Divorce…

Sacramento Bankruptcy and Divorce Attorneys Blog

By the Law Offices of Matthew D. Roy.

http://www.sacramento-bankruptcy-attorneys-blog.com/
Rank this Week: 744

electronic divorce attorney

electronic divorce attorney

Covers Michigan divorce and family law matters. By Timothy P. Flynn.

http://electronicdivorceattorney.blogspot.com/
  • Sep 28

    Completing Divorce in One Year

    Completing Divorce in One Year
    In 2003, the Michigan Supreme Court issued an administrative order requiring all county family court judges to complete divorces within a year of their filing. Since that time, county family court judges have struggled to comply.Under the…
  • Sep 25

    False Child Abuse and Neglect Complaint

    False Child Abuse and Neglect Complaint
    Sometimes, co-parents take an overly aggressive approach to reporting perceived wrongs to their county Child Protective Services. If this becomes a habit, there are steps the target parent can take to protect their custody position in a…
  • Sep 4

    Family Court Judge Refuses Divorce

    Family Court Judge Refuses Divorce
    Chancellor Jeffrey AthertonSometimes, a judge is just looking for some cheap professional attention. That's what we suspect occurred this week when a Tennessee family court judge cited the SCOTUS marriage equality decision, among other…
Rank this Week: 679

Gastonia Family Law

Gastonia Family Law

Covers family law issues in North Carolina. By McIlveen Family Law Firm.

http://gastoniafamilylaw.com/
  • Nov 1

    How to Prepare for your First Meeting with a Family Law Attorney

    How to Prepare for your First Meeting with a Family Law Attorney
    So, you’re meeting with your divorce lawyers in Charlotte NC or else where in the state for the first time and you want to make sure you’re prepared.  How do you do this?  Tip number 1, 2, & 3: narrow down your…
  • Nov 1

    How to Prepare for your First Meeting with a Family Law Attorney

    How to Prepare for your First Meeting with a Family Law Attorney
    So, you’re meeting with a family law attorney for the first time and you want to make sure you’re prepared.  How do you do this?  Tip number 1, 2, & 3: narrow down your issues! You might be startled to find that when…
  • Jul 1

    Celebrity Divorces: Tom and Katie (TomKat)

    Celebrity Divorces: Tom and Katie (TomKat)
    Celebrity divorces can appear to be done within a blink of an eye. For instance, the divorce of Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes seemed to resolve itself within just a few weeks. We didn’t notice their assets being tied up in an endless…
Rank this Week: 876

Houston Divorce Lawyer Blog

Houston Divorce Lawyer Blog

Covers Texas divorce and family law. By Scott Morgan.

http://houstondivorce.com/blog
  • Oct 22

    How to Break the News of Divorce to Your Kid

    How to Break the News of Divorce to Your Kid
    One of the trickiest parts of a divorce for parents is breaking the news of the separation to the kids.  The issues are different depending on the ages of your children but it is always an important conversation.  I wrote a very…
  • Jun 22

    A Tale of Two Divorce Client

    A Tale of Two Divorce Client
    Please note that the clients and lawyers referenced in the video and transcript are purely hypothetical and not based on actual people.  If you prefer reading to watching, please see the transcript below: TRANSCRIPT: Deciding whether…
  • Jun 19

    Facebook and Divorce – Interview on Fox New

    Facebook and Divorce – Interview on Fox New
    This was an interview of Scott Morgan in 2010 on Fox Houston on how facebook can be an issue in divorce cases. There had been a lot of publicity at the time about facebook “causing” divorces. It is still common that facebook and…
Rank this Week: 531

Cardozo Law Student Chapter -…

Cardozo Law Student Chapter - Children's Rights Institute

Cardozo law student division of CRI founded by 2010 Cardozo graduates Danielle Goldstein and Benjamin Ryberg. CRI-Cardozo has over 40 student members and is dedicated to raising awareness about human rights abuses against children.

http://www.childrensrightsinstitute.org/blog/
Rank this Week: 560

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: 874

Kentucky Family Law Blog

Kentucky Family Law Blog

Covers family and divorce law. By Barrow & Weigel.

http://www.barrowweigel.com/blog
  • Mar 25

    New Top Lawyers Edition of Louisville Magazine

    New Top Lawyers Edition of Louisville Magazine
    Louisville Magazine has printed a special edition that contains the correct, complete list of Louisville’s Top Attorneys. The list was originally printed in the March, 2013 edition, but a printing error caused a substantial portion of…
  • Mar 25

    New Top Lawyers Edition of Louisville Magazine

    New Top Lawyers Edition of Louisville Magazine
    Louisville Magazine has printed a special edition that contains the correct, complete list of Louisville’s Top Attorneys. The list was originally printed in the March, 2013 edition, but a printing error caused a substantial portion of…
  • Mar 10

    Hugh W. Barrow Named as One of Louisville’s Top Lawyer

    Hugh W. Barrow Named as One of Louisville’s Top Lawyer
    Barrow Brown, PLLC is pleased to announce that Hugh W. Barrow was recognized in Louisville Magazine’s “Top Lawyers” issue.  The list of “Top Lawyers” was compiled from a survey of members of the…
Rank this Week: 618

California Divorce and Family Law

California Divorce and Family Law

Covers celebrity marriages, child custody, child support, divorce, paternity, prenuptial agreements, post-nuptial agreements, remarriage and taxes. By Jeffrey Lalloway.

http://oc-divorce.typepad.com/california_divorce_and_fa/
  • Aug 7

    The Best Thing to do After Divorce or Breakup: Yoga

    The Best Thing to do After Divorce or Breakup: Yoga
    Divorce, even at its most amicable, can cause an enormous amount of stress, anger, worry, confusion, and resentment. People often struggle to find ways to overcome the negative feelings that face them. However, in a recent study conducted by…
  • Aug 7

    'Gray Divorces' rising

    'Gray Divorces' rising
    More Baby Boomers couples in Fairfax County are calling it quits. A recent study by an area law firm shows residents older than 55 are divorcing at increasingly high rates. Calling the county "the divorce capital of Virginia," the Arlington…
  • Aug 6

    Stevie Wonder files for divorce

    Stevie Wonder files for divorce
    Stevie Wonder, 62, is ending his 11-year marriage to fashion designer Kai Millard Morris. According to a report at www.tmz.com, the Saginaw-born Wonder filed for divorce Friday in Los Angeles Superior Court using his legal name: Stevland…
Rank this Week: 716

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: 607

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: 574

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/
  • Jun 22

    A Few Drinks and Lead to a Slip and Fall

    A Few Drinks and Lead to a Slip and Fall
    You’re at a bar and like most places, there are a few drinks spilled every now and then, or maybe an unsuspected leak coming from the ceiling. Either way, you’re walking back towards your friends in the dimly lit bar and, without…
  • Jun 21

    Loading Dock Accidents Can Result in Serious Injurie

    Loading Dock Accidents Can Result in Serious Injurie
    The workday might have started just like any other one. As the warehouse manager, you pop out to the loading dock all the time. You enjoy chatting with the truckers as they drop off materials. However, today was quite different. As you…
  • Jun 20

    Leading Causes of Home Fires in New Jersey

    Leading Causes of Home Fires in New Jersey
    The smell of smoke has suddenly woken you up in your New Jersey home in the middle of the night. You can’t tell if it’s coming from inside your home, outside your home, or possibly a neighbor’s home. Then the sound of your…
Rank this Week: 2025

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/
  • Jun 22

    Restraining Orders and Protection From Out of State Domestic Abusers (Parocha v. Parocha)

    Restraining Orders and Protection From Out of State Domestic Abusers (Parocha v. Parocha)
    By: Curtis Wiberg On May 21, 2018, the Colorado Supreme Court issued an opinion in the case of Parocha v. Parocha, 2018 CO 41. The case involved a wife who fled an abusive relationship in New Jersey, with her infant daughter, to reside in…
  • Jun 14

    What a Colorado Free Range Parenting Law May Mean for Your Child Custody Case

    What a Colorado Free Range Parenting Law May Mean for Your Child Custody Case
    By: Jessica A. Bryant There has been a recent push in Colorado by parents requesting a free range parenting law.  This type of law was recently passed in Utah (the first state to pass such a law).  The reasoning for such type of law…
  • Jun 3

    Colorado Adoption and Termination of Parental Right

    Colorado Adoption and Termination of Parental Right
    By: Janette Jordan This blog post will focus primarily on C.R.S. 19-5-105(3.1) which lays out the ways in which the court may find grounds for the termination of parental rights of a parent and a minor child.  If you are remarried and…
Rank this Week: 3041

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: 1950

Anderson & Associates, P.C. Blog

Anderson & Associates, P.C. Blog

Covers family law.

https://www.lawyersdupagecounty.com/wheaton-attorney
  • Jun 22

    4 Reasons Why a Prenuptial Agreement May Be Found Invalid

    4 Reasons Why a Prenuptial Agreement May Be Found Invalid
    Prenuptial agreements are legal documents that are designed to help couples avoid contentious disagreements and extensive litigation if they decide to get a divorce. In reality, you may still need to go to court if your prenuptial agreement…
  • Jun 14

    Three Types of Divorce: Finding the Best Fit

    Three Types of Divorce: Finding the Best Fit
    Just like people, divorces come in all shapes and sizes. There are multiples types of divorce that are recognized in Illinois, including mediated divorce, collaborative divorce, and litigated divorce. Each type of divorce has its own pros and…
  • Jun 11

    3 Reasons Why Divorce With Children Can Be More Complicated

    3 Reasons Why Divorce With Children Can Be More Complicated
    Though not all married couples have children, a lot of them do. When these married couples get divorced, they will have different legal issues to address than couples who do not have children. All parents can agree that children are one of…
Rank this Week: 2013

CA Divorce Mediation

CA Divorce Mediation

Introduces people to the mediation process as an alternative to a traditional divorce. By California Divorce Mediators.

http://www.cadivorcemediators.com/blog/
  • Jun 22

    How To Move On After Your Divorce

    How To Move On After Your Divorce
    You may feel liberated or devastated during and after the divorce. After all, it is not an easy phase in your life. You might have put years of your soul and heart to make the relationship work. Plus, you had always thought that it will be…
  • Jun 21

    Doing Your Homework Before Mediation Increases Likelihood of Succe

    Doing Your Homework Before Mediation Increases Likelihood of Succe
    While divorces and legal separation are commonplace these days even after years of togetherness, it is important to ensure that the process is carried out smoothly without further hatred and ill feelings towards one another. Today, many…
  • Jun 18

    Does Infidelity Affect Spousal Support in California Divorces?

    Does Infidelity Affect Spousal Support in California Divorces?
    A marriage could end in divorce if one partner discovers that the other has a lover on side. The failure of marriage due to infidelity can be extremely painful for everyone involved. Adultery and California divorce The state of California is…
Rank this Week: 2520

Mevorah Law Offices Blog

Mevorah Law Offices Blog

Covers divorce and family law in Illinois.

http://www.mevorahlaw.com/dupage-county-divorce-lawyers
  • Jun 21

    What to Do If You Believe Your Spouse Is Spying on You

    What to Do If You Believe Your Spouse Is Spying on You
    You have the right to privacy. If you are going through a divorce and suspect you have no privacy because your soon to be ex is spying on you, there are ways you can stop this behavior. Regardless of whether you are trying to hide something…
  • Jun 14

    Summer Co-Parenting Tip

    Summer Co-Parenting Tip
    Summer is known as a time for fun and relaxation. However, for families with separated or divorced parents, summer vacation can be complicated. It can be a challenge to figure out daycare or camp arrangements, summer vacations, and custody…
  • Jun 7

    Common Family Law Issues for Same Sex Couple

    Common Family Law Issues for Same Sex Couple
    Same-sex couples are widely seen in today’s age. They often have the desire to get married, start a family, and live a happy, healthy life together. If you are in a same-sex relationship, you should make yourself familiar with some of…
Rank this Week: 3238

Pink Tape

Pink Tape

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

http://pinktape.co.uk
  • Jun 21

    Zoe’s cross examination of the secret barrister…

    Zoe’s cross examination of the secret barrister…
    Zoe Saunders (@zasaunders) kindly reviewed the Secret Barrister's book for Pink Tape recently. Now she's only gone and managed to get an interview with SB him/herself. Before you all rush to press Zoe for the name and gender of SB, I am…
  • Jun 10

    My work life imbalance and the big gorgeous eye

    My work life imbalance and the big gorgeous eye
    It's ironic that some weeks after the publication of the Bar Council's Working Lives Survey I've only just managed to scrape together enough time to knock up a blog post to say 'Damn Right we're stressed and overworked!'... I'd have written…
  • May 29

    The Secret Barrister Stories of the Law and How It’s Broken – a family barrister’s perspective.

    The Secret Barrister Stories of the Law and How It’s Broken – a family barrister’s perspective.
    This is a guest post by barrister Zoe Saunders. Zoe tweets as @ZASaunders.   Unless you have been living under a rock you will have noticed that the Criminal Bar are on strike over yet further cuts to their already inadequate pay. You…
Rank this Week: 4644

Your Pennsylvania Divorce

Your Pennsylvania Divorce

By Petrelli Law, P.C. Covers the divorce process, legal question and answer along with related topics of child support, child custody and alimony.

http://www.petrellilaw.com/category/divorce-topics/
  • Jun 21

    Three Prenuptial Agreement Myths (And the Truths Behind Them)

    Three Prenuptial Agreement Myths (And the Truths Behind Them)
    A prenuptial agreement is an important document for a couple to file before marriage. Below are three prenuptial agreement myths we commonly hear as family law attorneys and the truths that people should know. Myth 1: Prenups are for couples…
  • Apr 25

    Common Divorce Misconception

    Common Divorce Misconception
    For many people, divorce is their first experience with a personal legal matter. Once they decide to divorce, our clients sometimes seek advice from family and friends before contacting us. However, hearing about someone else’s…
  • Apr 2

    Common Divorce Misconceptions in PA and NJ

    Common Divorce Misconceptions in PA and NJ
    For many people, divorce is their first experience with a personal legal matter. Once they decide to divorce, our clients sometimes seek advice from family and friends before contacting us. However, hearing about someone else’s…
Rank this Week: 2441

Petrelli Previtera Schimmel Blog

Petrelli Previtera Schimmel Blog

Covers divorce, spousal support and property division in Pennsylvania and New Jersey.

https://www.petrellilaw.com/blog/
  • Jun 21

    Three Prenuptial Agreement Myths (And the Truths Behind Them)

    Three Prenuptial Agreement Myths (And the Truths Behind Them)
    A prenuptial agreement is an important document for a couple to file before marriage. Below are three prenuptial agreement myths we commonly hear as family law attorneys and the truths that people should know. Myth 1: Prenups are for couples…
  • Jun 6

    Preparing to Start Your Divorce

    Preparing to Start Your Divorce
    Divorce is stressful by nature. At Petrelli Previtera Schimmel, LLC, we know your life is about to change substantially. That’s why our attorneys are dedicated to providing clients with all the information they need to make the best…
  • May 25

    How Long Do I Need to Pay Support for an Adult Child in New Jersey?

    How Long Do I Need to Pay Support for an Adult Child in New Jersey?
    If you’re paying or receiving child support for older children, you may be wondering when the support will end. New Jersey law outlines specific rules regarding support for an adult child after he or she reaches age 19. Ending…
Rank this Week: 1792

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/
  • Jun 21

    What To Include In Your Separation Agreement

    What To Include In Your Separation Agreement
    A good separation agreement can make your divorce less stressful and save you money. You can resolve all of the issues surrounding your divorce in a separation agreement, but you and your spouse must voluntarily sign the agreement. You must…
  • Jun 21

    New Law Encourages Reporting of Elder Financial Abuse

    New Law Encourages Reporting of Elder Financial Abuse
    President Trump signed the Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief, and Consumer Protection Act into law on May 24, 2018. The Act contains a section that was once a stand-alone bill from Sen. Susan Collins (R-Maine) which is designed to encourage…
  • Jun 20

    Understanding Hospice Care

    Understanding Hospice Care
    What is Hospice care? Hospice care can be very difficult for families to come to terms with, but can be a beneficial care option for those caring for a terminally ill loved one. The purpose of hospice care is to provide comfort and quality of…
Rank this Week: 1141

Hildebrand Law Blog

Hildebrand Law Blog

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

https://www.hildebrandlaw.com/blog.aspx
  • Jun 21

    Waiver of Spousal Maintenance in Arizona | Voted “Best of the Valley”

    Waiver of Spousal Maintenance in Arizona | Voted “Best of the Valley”
    Waiver of Spousal Maintenance in Arizona The Arizona Court of Appeals in a Memorandum Decision in the case of Morrow vs. Morrow had to address whether spousal maintenance payments in Arizona can be waived by the person ordered to receive…
  • Jun 6

    Filing a Late Objection to Child Relocation Notice in Arizona | Voted “Best of the Valley”

    Filing a Late Objection to Child Relocation Notice in Arizona | Voted “Best of the Valley”
    Filing a Late Objection to Child Relocation Notice in Arizona The Arizona Court of Appeals in a memorandum decision in the case of Jurgens vs. Jurgens addressed whether an Arizona trial court may set a hearing to allow a parent to object to…
  • Jun 4

    Increased Ration of Divorce and Role of Attorney | Voted “Best of the Valley”

    Increased Ration of Divorce and Role of Attorney | Voted “Best of the Valley”
    Increased Ratio Of Divorce And Role Of Attorney  Why Divorce is common? In 90s the rate of divorce was too low it was average 5 percent and for appeal of divorce there must be valid reason like cruelty, abandonment, trust-issues and some…
Rank this Week: 1546

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/
  • Jun 21

    Status Certificates and Their Importance

    Status Certificates and Their Importance
    Many first-time home-buyers are electing to make a condominium their first home purchase. The burgeoning condo market of Toronto, coupled with ever-increasing prices for homes, may signal a shift that the strong condo market is here to…
  • Jun 18

    Understanding Indemnity Provisions in Commercial Agreement

    Understanding Indemnity Provisions in Commercial Agreement
    Indemnity provisions are an essential tool in the allocation of risk in commercial agreements. Often, indemnity provisions can be overlooked or misunderstood which can belay the effect of any intended risk allocation and also give rise to…
  • Jun 15

    Have you sued a Ford, lately?

    Have you sued a Ford, lately?
    It’s been about a week since Doug Ford won the provincial election. Yet it’s not all good news for Mr. Ford. In fact, on the eve of the election, Renata Ford, the spouse of the late Rob Ford, commenced a civil action against our…
Rank this Week: 2007

Jason P Howie Blog

Jason P Howie Blog

Covers family law in Windsor, Ontario.

https://jasonpaulhowie.com/
  • Jun 21

    What Right Does A Parent Have To The Legal Files Between A Child And A Lawyer?

    What Right Does A Parent Have To The Legal Files Between A Child And A Lawyer?
    Parents involved in court cases regarding child custody and access usually have their own legal representation. There are also occasions when the court needs to gather independent information about a child’s needs, wishes, and…
  • Jun 15

    Canadian Court Deems Three Adult Members in Polyamorous Family to be a Child’s Parent

    Canadian Court Deems Three Adult Members in Polyamorous Family to be a Child’s Parent
    In a ground-breaking decision, the Newfoundland and Labrador Supreme Court (Family Division) recently determined that three adults (two men and a woman) in a polyamorous relationship are the parents of a child born to the woman. The…
  • Jun 6

    Chinese Couples Seeking a Split Must First Take “Divorce Test”

    Chinese Couples Seeking a Split Must First Take “Divorce Test”
    As China seeks to rein in the number of divorces that have been increasingly taking place in the country, civil affairs departments in some Chinese provinces have introduced novel measures to address the rise in marriage breakdown. As of last…
Rank this Week: 1990

A Child is Missing

A Child is Missing

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

http://joelbrandes.blogspot.com/
Rank this Week: 3482

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
  • Jun 21

    Mosten & Cordover ABA Book Available in August

    Mosten & Cordover ABA Book Available in August
    It is almost here!  Forrest “Woody” Mosten and Adam B. Cordover’s “Building A Successful Collaborative Family Law Practice,” a compendium of practical tools from experts in the field, will be published by…
  • Jun 18

    Video: Pauline Tesler on Collaborative Divorce and Hidden Asset

    Video: Pauline Tesler on Collaborative Divorce and Hidden Asset
      You may be considering using the collaborative process to divorce in a more private, amicable way, but you may wonder: “What if my spouse is hiding assets?  Can we use the collaborative process? Will it work if there are…
  • Jun 13

    Why Trump and Kim Could Use a Mediator

    Why Trump and Kim Could Use a Mediator
    A mediator is not just for divorce.  In fact, there is an organization, Mediators Beyond Borders, which promotes the use of mediators in all sorts of international conflicts.  A representative of the organization has even spoken in…
Rank this Week: 2469

Calabrese Associates Blog

Calabrese Associates Blog

Covers family law issues.

http://www.dupagefamilylaw.com/naperville-attorney
  • Jun 20

    Prioritizing Concerns Helps Manage Early Divorce Stre

    Prioritizing Concerns Helps Manage Early Divorce Stre
    The decision to divorce may provide you some relief because a resolution to your unhealthy marriage is in sight. However, your relief may turn to stress once you realize how much work will be involved in the process. A divorce agreement…
  • Jun 13

    When You Can Extend Child Support Beyond Age 18

    When You Can Extend Child Support Beyond Age 18
    In most cases, divorced or separated parents’ obligation towards child support for an individual child ends when the child turns 18 years old. If there are other children who are still minors, the support payments must be modified…
  • Jun 5

    Six Factors That Determine Duration of Divorce

    Six Factors That Determine Duration of Divorce
    A survey of divorcees found that a divorce takes on average about 11 months to complete, from the initial filing to the final court-approved divorce agreement. There are unusual cases in which the duration is much shorter or longer, but the…
Rank this Week: 1577

Dominion Law Group, LLP Blog

Dominion Law Group, LLP Blog

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

http://www.dominionlaw.com/family-law-blog
  • Jun 20

    Dividing Debts in a California Divorce

    Dividing Debts in a California Divorce
    Many divorces are caused, at least in part, by money troubles. While there is often substantial attention given to dividing assets like bank accounts and property, many couples also have to determine how debts will be divided. Usually, if…
  • Jun 13

    California Paternity Law

    California Paternity Law
    In California, paternity law can be complicated and is not always predictable to laypeople. One such area is when the law will assume that a man is the father even if the child is not biologically his. One circumstance in which the law…
  • May 30

    Unmarried Parents and Their Attitudes toward Parenthood

    Unmarried Parents and Their Attitudes toward Parenthood
    The birth of a child is one of the most exciting experiences in a parent’s life. Many decades ago, unmarried parenthood was a major cause for concern on society. Today, more and more parents are avoiding marriage altogether and still…
Rank this Week: 1585

Santa Rosa Family Lawyer Blog

Santa Rosa Family Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.santarosafamilylawyerblog.com/
  • Jun 20

    Contested Divorce in California

    Contested Divorce in California
    Things can get complicated in a contested divorce. If you are ready to seek a divorce from your spouse or domestic partner, and anticipate their reluctance to proceed quickly and fairly through the divorce process, you may be headed for a…
  • Jun 19

    How Long Does it Take to Serve Divorce Papers?

    How Long Does it Take to Serve Divorce Papers?
    If you have been thinking about leaving your spouse, one of the very first things that needs to happen is that your spouse must be served with divorce papers indicating your legal intent to divorce. These documents must be served within a…
  • Jun 7

    Financial Impact of Divorce

    Financial Impact of Divorce
    The emotional and logistical implications of divorce are unquestionably hefty issues of concern whenever a couple parts ways. Equally stressful can be the financial impact of divorce. Knowing the financial facts and understanding financial…
Rank this Week: 2828

Black, Slaughter & Black Blog

Black, Slaughter & Black Blog

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

http://lawfirmcarolinas.com/blog/
  • Jun 20

    Can my North Carolina HOA ban smoking?

    Can my North Carolina HOA ban smoking?
    I get asked this question frequently. With more public and private facilities now smoke-free, and the knowledge of the dangers of even remote second hand smoke widespread, non-smoking owners and board members start to wonder if they can limit…
  • Jun 20

    BUT I’VE NEVER HAD TO DO IT THAT WAY BEFORE! INDUSTRY PRIMER: ALL ATTORNEYS ARE DIFFERENT

    BUT I’VE NEVER HAD TO DO IT THAT WAY BEFORE! INDUSTRY PRIMER: ALL ATTORNEYS ARE DIFFERENT
    To follow up on my last blog post, I have to believe that every attorney who practices has been confronted with the statement “but I’ve never had to do it that way before”.  Please believe that despite the image of…
  • Jun 19

    HOAs & Condos: Follow Your Bylaws & Proper Parliamentary Procedure (PART 2)

    HOAs & Condos: Follow Your Bylaws & Proper Parliamentary Procedure (PART 2)
    A blog I wrote in 2016 (HOA’s: Follow Your Bylaws & Proper Parliamentary Procedure) examined two opinions from the NC Court of Appeals about HOA/condo board decisions. The short takeaway from those cases for associations? FOLLOW THE…
Rank this Week: 2099

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
  • Jun 20

    Creating a Parenting Plan in an Illinois Divorce

    Creating a Parenting Plan in an Illinois Divorce
    Divorcing with children can be difficult. Their living arrangements will change drastically, and this change can be hard on them. Children thrive off of predictability and routine, which is why it is important that you establish a parenting…
  • Jun 13

    3 Tips For Successful Co-Parenting After an Illinois Divorce

    3 Tips For Successful Co-Parenting After an Illinois Divorce
    A new and increasingly popular trend for child custody arrangements after a divorce is co-parenting, in which both the mother and father play an active role in their child’s life, even though they are no longer together. This ensures…
  • Jun 6

    Collaborative Vs. Mediated Divorce: How Do They Compare?

    Collaborative Vs. Mediated Divorce: How Do They Compare?
    Deciding to get a divorce is a process in itself, but once you have decided to end your marriage, the next step you must take is to determine what kind of divorce you want to get. Couples who are hostile to each other and are not willing to…
Rank this Week: 2029

Elkouri Heath, PLC Blog

Elkouri Heath, PLC Blog

Covers Michigan family law.

https://www.elkouriheath.com/oakland-county-divorce-lawyer
  • Jun 20

    3 Things to Do if You Are Unexpectedly Served with Divorce Paper

    3 Things to Do if You Are Unexpectedly Served with Divorce Paper
    Most married people naturally assume that they will have some warning of marital problems--a discussion about marriage counseling, perhaps, or mention of a trial separation--before anyone actually takes legal action. Yet quite a few people…
  • Jun 14

    Ex Etiquette: Keeping Things Civil During and After Divorce

    Ex Etiquette: Keeping Things Civil During and After Divorce
    The vast majority of divorcing and divorced spouses do not want to fight. However, a dynamic of disagreeableness, once started, can be very tough to change. If you are in this situation, what can you do? We have two suggestions for…
  • Jun 6

    Grandparents’ Rights in a Michigan Divorce

    Grandparents’ Rights in a Michigan Divorce
    Like a rock thrown into a lake, divorce has a ripple effect. It starts with the spouses, of course, who must work through both the emotional and legal process of separating from someone to whom they had pledged their whole heart for their…
Rank this Week: 1805

North Carolina Divorce Lawyers…

North Carolina Divorce Lawyers Blog

Covers family law. By Woodruff Family Law Group.

http://www.northcarolinadivorcelawyersblog.com/
  • Jun 20

    Communication is Key (Part 2): Mark Griffin

    Communication is Key (Part 2): Mark Griffin
    In this blog on communication, I will share what I have learned from my experience, both recovering at Cone hospital and from my time as a Greensboro police officer. In my last blog, I spoke about Angela, the Assistant Director of the Rehab…
  • Jun 18

    Communication is Key! (Part 1): Mark Griffin

    Communication is Key! (Part 1): Mark Griffin
    Too often here at Woodruff Family Law Group, we encounter families who are splitting up, often in the aftermath of a breakdown in communication. Once a family is no longer able to effectively communicate with one another, it is just a matter…
  • Jun 6

    Ask Carolyn: My Child’s Mother is Unfit. What Can I Do?: Carolyn Woodruff

    Ask Carolyn: My Child’s Mother is Unfit. What Can I Do?: Carolyn Woodruff
    Dear Carolyn, I reluctantly entered into a consent child custody order with the mother of my child in 2013. We were never married and never actually lived together. The child is now five having been born in 2011. I get visitation under the…
Rank this Week: 2341

Texas Divorce Attorney Blog

Texas Divorce Attorney Blog

Covers family law. By McClure Law Group.

http://www.texasdivorceattorneyblog.com/
  • Jun 19

    Texas Court Finds Property Remained Separate Under Premarital Agreement

    Texas Court Finds Property Remained Separate Under Premarital Agreement
    Texas is a community property state, and property acquired during a marriage is generally distributed equitably at the time of a Texas divorce.  However, couples may enter into premarital agreements, also known as prenuptial agreements,…
  • Jun 12

    Spouse May Be Required to Reimburse Community Estate in Texas Divorce

    Spouse May Be Required to Reimburse Community Estate in Texas Divorce
    When one spouse controls the finances, he or she has the opportunity to use community assets to the benefit of separate property.  The other spouse may challenge the disposition of those funds during a Texas divorce.  The spouse in…
  • Jun 5

    Texas Court Awards Attorney’s Fees in Child Support Case

    Texas Court Awards Attorney’s Fees in Child Support Case
    In some Texas child support cases, attorney’s fees may be awarded.  When a party fails to make child support payments, the court is to order that party to pay the other party’s reasonable attorney’s fees and court costs…
Rank this Week: 2348

The Law Offices of David Stein…

The Law Offices of David Stein Blog

Covers family law.

http://www.familylawdc.com/blog/
  • Jun 19

    DC Marijuana POP-UP Events — Legal? DC CRIMINAL LAWYER

    DC Marijuana POP-UP Events — Legal? DC CRIMINAL LAWYER
    In the midst of another major arrests at the pop-up marijuana event this past Saturday (June 17, 2018) in the NE DC where about thirty vendors were arrests, the legality of these events certainly has been put to the test. The vendors and the…
  • Jun 12

    DUI REMAND: DC COURT OF APPEALS: DC DUI LAWYER

    DUI REMAND: DC COURT OF APPEALS: DC DUI LAWYER
    The DC Court of Appeal in TOWNSEND v. DC on May 31, 2018, remanded a DUI (“Driving Under Influence”) conviction based on erroneous admission of scientific evidence. Townsend was found behind the wheels of a running car partially…
  • Jun 3

    EXIGENT EXCEPTION TO WARRANTLESS SEARCH: 4TH AMENDMENT: DC CRIMINAL LAWYER

    EXIGENT EXCEPTION TO WARRANTLESS SEARCH: 4TH AMENDMENT: DC CRIMINAL LAWYER
    The Court of Appeals in Ball v. U.S. decided on May 24, 2018, narrowly affirmed weapons’ conviction under the exigent exception to warrantless search under the 4th Amendment of the Constitution. The trial court had dismissed motion to…
Rank this Week: 3436

Minick Law Blog

Minick Law Blog

Covers DWI, civil rights, family law, workers compensation, and criminal justice.

http://www.minicklaw.com/asheville-attorney-blog/
  • Jun 19

    Limited Driving Privilege in NC After DWI

    Limited Driving Privilege in NC After DWI
    Being convicted of a DWI brings with it a litany of consequences. However, for most people, the primary concern is their licensing privileges and the ability to drive. This becomes even more complicated when you are convicted of a DWI in…
  • Jun 12

    NC DMV License Suspension Out of State Speeding Ticket

    NC DMV License Suspension Out of State Speeding Ticket
    The post NC DMV License Suspension Out of State Speeding Ticket appeared first on Minick Law, P.C..
  • May 17

    Reasonable Suspicion: U.S. v Rodriguez

    Reasonable Suspicion: U.S. v Rodriguez
    The post Reasonable Suspicion: U.S. v Rodriguez appeared first on Minick Law, P.C..
Rank this Week: 2503

New Jersey Divorce Lawyer Blog

New Jersey Divorce Lawyer Blog

Covers New Jersey divorce and family law. By The Law Offices of Edward R. Weinstein.

http://www.newjerseydivorcelawyerblog.com/
  • Jun 19

    May I Obtain A Retraining Order If I Have Repeatedly Told My Ex To Leave Me Alone?

    May I Obtain A Retraining Order If I Have Repeatedly Told My Ex To Leave Me Alone?
    Yes. If you have repeatedly told a former lover or spouse to leave you alone after the breakup yet they continue to text you, you may obtain a restraining order. The domestic violence lawyers at our law firm will collect the evidence that the…
  • May 22

    For An Increase Of Alimony Because Of A Disability What Does My Lawyer Need To Prove?

    For An Increase Of Alimony Because Of A Disability What Does My Lawyer Need To Prove?
    Under New Jersey alimony law your attorney must demonstrate to a judge of the Family Part, Superior Court of New Jersey, that your disability creates an inability to obtain a job that is similar to what you had done historically in their…
  • Apr 29

    Should Both Parties Retain Their Own Attorney For A Prenuptial Agreement?

    Should Both Parties Retain Their Own Attorney For A Prenuptial Agreement?
    Yes. In order for a prenuptial agreement to be held valid by a judge of a New Jersey Family Court, both spouses should be represented by their own attorney before entering into the agreement. Otherwise it may be deemed invalid. Under New…
Rank this Week: 3375

Anderson & Associates, P.C. Blog

Anderson & Associates, P.C. Blog

Covers divorce and family law.

https://www.andersondivorcelaw.com/orland-park-attorney
  • Jun 19

    4 Estate Planning Mistakes That You Should Avoid

    4 Estate Planning Mistakes That You Should Avoid
    Nobody wants to think about their death. It is not an enjoyable idea to consider, and it is even less pleasant to discuss. Even though the topic is never fun, it is important that you begin planning for your family’s financial future as…
  • Jun 4

    The 5 Steps of the Illinois Probate Proce

    The 5 Steps of the Illinois Probate Proce
    Most people do not know a lot about probate until a loved one dies, and the ones that do know about it think that it is a long and frustrating process. While the probate process can indeed be lengthy, it does not have to be frustrating…
  • May 29

    What Is the Difference Between Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 Bankruptcy?

    What Is the Difference Between Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 Bankruptcy?
    When people get in over their head with debt, the laws of the United States have provided legal options to help. Bankruptcy is a legal way for people to be released from liability for their debts. The bankruptcy process occurs in a court with…
Rank this Week: 1859

Gelman and Associates Blog

Gelman and Associates Blog

Cover family law in Canada. By Lisa Gelman.

https://lisagelman.com/blog/
  • Jun 19

    Can a Court Force a Family to Attend Therapy?

    Can a Court Force a Family to Attend Therapy?
    An Ontario court recently considered an interesting case where the question of whether a party’s spouse and/or children can be ordered to attend therapy was raised.   What Happened? The parties were married in July 2001 and…
  • Jun 14

    Jamaican Mother Loses Battle to Stop her Child’s Adoption by a Canadian Family

    Jamaican Mother Loses Battle to Stop her Child’s Adoption by a Canadian Family
    We’ve previously blogged about a Jamaican mother who had been seeking to stop the adoption of her son by a family in British Columbia. Recently, following a 4-day hearing, a B.C. Provincial Court judge ruled against the woman, granting…
  • Jun 5

    A Question of Jurisdiction: When Ontario Courts Can Decide Custody and Access Matter

    A Question of Jurisdiction: When Ontario Courts Can Decide Custody and Access Matter
    The Ontario Court of Appeal recently decided a case where the mother, who had unilaterally taken the parties’ children from Nigeria to Ontario, sought custody of the children. In allowing the mother’s appeal from a decision that…
Rank this Week: 2048

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/
  • Jun 19

    Can a Court Force a Family to Attend Therapy?

    Can a Court Force a Family to Attend Therapy?
    An Ontario court recently considered an interesting case where the question of whether a party’s spouse and/or children can be ordered to attend therapy was raised.   What Happened? The parties were married in July 2001 and…
  • Jun 14

    Jamaican Mother Loses Battle to Stop her Child’s Adoption by a Canadian Family

    Jamaican Mother Loses Battle to Stop her Child’s Adoption by a Canadian Family
    We’ve previously blogged about a Jamaican mother who had been seeking to stop the adoption of her son by a family in British Columbia. Recently, following a 4-day hearing, a B.C. Provincial Court judge ruled against the woman, granting…
  • Jun 5

    A Question of Jurisdiction: When Ontario Courts Can Decide Custody and Access Matter

    A Question of Jurisdiction: When Ontario Courts Can Decide Custody and Access Matter
    The Ontario Court of Appeal recently decided a case where the mother, who had unilaterally taken the parties’ children from Nigeria to Ontario, sought custody of the children. In allowing the mother’s appeal from a decision that…
Rank this Week: 1517

Freed Marcroft Blog

Freed Marcroft Blog

Covers Connecticut estate planning, family, real estate, litigation, business and non-profit planning, and LGBT immigration law.

http://freedmarcroft.com/category/blog/
  • Jun 19

    A Quick Explanation About Our Divorce Comment

    A Quick Explanation About Our Divorce Comment
    After our blog post about the ubiquitous Arnie Becker a few weeks back, more than a few readers asked us what we meant by the ‘unctuous’ lawyers on HBO’s Divorce. Fair question, so let’s review how and where the…
  • Jun 7

    “Strong in Broken the Places”

    “Strong in Broken the Places”
    Two weeks ago, within three days, three very – very! – different shows, Legion, Billions, and Grey’s Anatomy, invoked the same Hemingway quote as significant plot devices. The quote, from A Farewell to Arms: “The world…
  • May 22

    It’s Time to Talk About Arnie . . .

    It’s Time to Talk About Arnie . . .
    Steve Bochco died last month at age 74. It was big news. Bochco developed and produced some of the most influential TV shows of the last forty years — shows that set the stage for the golden age of TV we’re in the middle of right…
Rank this Week: 2297

M&A Law Firm Blog

M&A Law Firm Blog

Covers family law, immigration, estate planning, litigation, corporate law, and real estate law in Illinois.

https://malawillinois.com/lawyer/blog/MA-Law-Firm-Blog.htm
  • Jun 19

    Small Estate Affidavit

    Small Estate Affidavit
    Illinois allows for use of a small estate affidavit, a useful tool for some of those dealing with smaller estates who are looking to avoid formal probate proceedings. A small estate affidavit does not need to be filed with a court. Use of the…
  • Jun 15

    Incentive Trust

    Incentive Trust
    One thing many people worry about is the best way to provide for their loved ones after they are gone. Sometimes, we want to leave assets or property to a family member, but worry about things like spending habits that may lead him or her to…
  • May 29

    Putting Your Eggs in One Basket

    Putting Your Eggs in One Basket
    Marriage is a wonderful thing. People are happy, they are in love, they are in a certain state of euphoria. Then something happens and the people who were once in love…can’t stand each other. People become bitter, vengeful, and…
Rank this Week: 1882