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Pink Tape

Pink Tape

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

http://pinktape.co.uk
  • May 5

    Left in the lurch

    Left in the lurch
    Last week District Judge Read (no relation) published a shocking judgment. I have been thinking about it a lot, waiting for enough quiet time to write down my thoughts about it. I am very bothered by it. The judgment is here : JY v RY…
  • Apr 24

    Transparency in the Family Courts: Publicity and Privacy in Practice

    Transparency in the Family Courts: Publicity and Privacy in Practice
    Today seems like a good day to give you a little preview of my forthcoming book, written with Julie Doughty and Paul Magrath - the rather lovely Foreword written by Sir Andrew McFarlane, soon to be President of the Family Division…
  • Apr 22

    It’s not my job to believe you – here’s why

    It’s not my job to believe you – here’s why
    I had to do the 'it's not my job to believe you' talk to a client recently. I thought it might be a useful topic to discuss on the blog, because it is so often a source of worry and confusion for people unfamiliar with taking advice from a…
Rank this Week: 4596

Orange County Divorce Lawyer Blog

Orange County Divorce Lawyer Blog

Covers California divorce and family law issues. By The Law Office Of David P. Schwarz.

http://www.orangecountydivorcelawyerblog.com/
  • May 3

    Dennis Quaid Divorce

    Dennis Quaid Divorce
    Dennis Quaid is divorced again and this time he has to divide much more than he did with his prior famous wife Meghan Ryan .  This new wife is no famous nor did she have the income that his prior famous wife had.  Apparently there…
  • Nov 28

    Married At First Sight star from the Chicago season gets divorced

    Married At First Sight star from the Chicago season gets divorced
    Married at First Sight” star Nate Duhon last week filed to divorce Sheila Downs, whom he met and married last year at the Palmer House Hilton as cameras rolled for the Lifetime network series. What is not stated about divorces is that…
  • Nov 23

    Angelina Jolie rejects Brad Pitt’s settlement offer for divorce

    Angelina Jolie rejects Brad Pitt’s settlement offer for divorce
    It has come to the attention of the public that the ongoing divorce saga of Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie has made a very interesting turn on the part of the Brad Pitt. It was revealed that Pitt and Jolie have a $400 million divorce.  It…
Rank this Week: 4239

Massachusetts Divorce Blog

Massachusetts Divorce Blog

Covers family law, divorce mediation and collaborative law. By Howard I. Goldstein.

http://www.massachusetts-divorce.com/blog/
  • May 3

    “Lawyer of the Year” for Collaborative Family Law in the Boston Area

    “Lawyer of the Year” for Collaborative Family Law in the Boston Area
    So I woke up this morning to find the Best Lawyers insert in the Globe. I am”Lawyer of the Year” for Collaborative Family Law in the Boston Area. Better than being left out of the publication altogether (which happened several…
  • Dec 21

    2018 will be the last year alimony will be tax deductible. What’s to be done?

    2018 will be the last year alimony will be tax deductible. What’s to be done?
    After months of uncertainty and differences between the House and Senate versions we now have a final decision on how the new tax law will deal with alimony. The tax deduction for alimony is unchanged until January 1, 2019. After that alimony…
  • Nov 16

    Divorcing parents and children still may see one another every day

    Divorcing parents and children still may see one another every day
    “The children didn’t ask for this divorce” shared the premier plasterer who scheduled his day around meeting the children at their buses after school, doing homework with them at their Mother’s home, until she returned…
Rank this Week: 3451

New York Divorce Report

New York Divorce Report

Covers child custody, child support, divorce, equitable distribution, marriage, spousal maintenance, and visitation. By Daniel E. Clement.

http://clementlaw.com/the-divorce-report/
  • May 3

    Statement of Net Worth In New York Divorces: Mandatory Financial Disclosure

    Statement of Net Worth In New York Divorces: Mandatory Financial Disclosure
    Twice in the last month, the tabloids made much ado about well-known divorcing couples demanding financial disclosure early on in their divorces.     In both the Rudy Giuliani and Donald Trump, Jr. divorces,  both…
  • Mar 12

    Social Media in New York Divorce: Just Stay Off!!

    Social Media in New York Divorce: Just Stay Off!!
    Everything you put on Facebook or other social media may be used as evidence against you in a divorce in New York.   We have long known that the posts that are actually published or made public could be discovered and used against…
  • Feb 13

    New York Maintenance and The Tax Reform Bill: Alimony Will Not Be Deductible After 2018

    New York Maintenance and The Tax Reform Bill: Alimony Will Not Be Deductible After 2018
    The clock is ticking; 2018 will be the last year maintenance in New York (alimony virtually everywhere else will be deductible.  The recently enacted tax bill eliminates the tax deduction for the payment of alimony. Historically,…
Rank this Week: 1176

Peter John Louie Law Blog

Peter John Louie Law Blog

Covers Virginia traffic and criminal law.

http://www.peterlouielaw.com/law-blog/
  • May 2

    April 2018 Notable Traffic Win

    April 2018 Notable Traffic Win
    We had another busy month.  Below we feature reckless driving and other notable case results from traffic court from April of 2018.  Wins featured below include speeds at over 90 mph and include cities such as Virginia Beach,…
  • Feb 21

    Norfolk Circuit Court – Hit and Fun Felony avoided

    Norfolk Circuit Court – Hit and Fun Felony avoided
    DISCLAIMER – EACH CASE IS UNIQUE AND CASE RESULTS DEPEND ON YOUR INDIVIDUAL SITUATION. CASE RESULTS DO NOT GUARANTEE OR PREDICT A SIMILAR RESULT IN ANY FUTURE CASE UNDERTAKEN BY THE LAWYER. February 20, 2018, Norfolk Circuit…
  • Feb 21

    Traffic Wins in Virginia Beach and Chesapeake (Jan-Feb 2018)

    Traffic Wins in Virginia Beach and Chesapeake (Jan-Feb 2018)
    Below are some recent wins in Virginia Beach and Chesapeake General District Court. DISCLAIMER – EACH CASE IS UNIQUE AND CASE RESULTS DEPEND ON YOUR INDIVIDUAL SITUATION. CASE RESULTS DO NOT GUARANTEE OR PREDICT A SIMILAR RESULT IN ANY…
Rank this Week: 2588

DuPage County Divorce Attorneys…

DuPage County Divorce Attorneys Blog

By Mirabella, Kincaid, Frederick & Mirabella, LLC.

http://www.mkfmlaw.com/dupageattorney
  • May 1

    Changes to Illinois Law Regarding Spousal Support Calculation

    Changes to Illinois Law Regarding Spousal Support Calculation
    Since 2016, the Illinois Marriage and Dissolution of Marriage Act (IMDMA) has included a specific formula for divorce courts to use when calculating how much one spouse must pay to the other in the form of maintenance, also known as spousal…
  • Apr 26

    Restaurant Chain Faces Sexual Harassment Lawsuit

    Restaurant Chain Faces Sexual Harassment Lawsuit
    There is little question that sex sells. Sex appeal has long been used in public relations and marketing, and a few restaurant chains have made a fortune incorporating attractive, provocatively-dressed servers into their themes. One of these…
  • Apr 18

    How Cryptocurrency Can Impact Your Divorce

    How Cryptocurrency Can Impact Your Divorce
    Cryptocurrency is a type of digital currency which is rapidly gaining popularity. Bitcoin, Litecoin, and Ethereum are some of the most popular brands, but many other cryptocurrencies are also available. The word “cryptocurrency”…
Rank this Week: 1426

New Jersey Family Law Blog

New Jersey Family Law Blog

Covers alimony, child support, child custody, divorce and more. By Rotolo Karch Law.

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

    Heading for Divorce? Knowing What to Expect Can Help You Avoid Surprise

    Heading for Divorce? Knowing What to Expect Can Help You Avoid Surprise
    Most people don’t enter into divorce lightly. In fact, it’s usually the last resort couples turn to when all other attempts to revive their dying marriage have failed. It’s no wonder then that people facing divorce run the…
  • Apr 2

    What Is ‘Free-Range Parenting’ and Why Do We Need Laws Supporting It?

    What Is ‘Free-Range Parenting’ and Why Do We Need Laws Supporting It?
    Generally speaking, a parent’s top priority is the safety of their children; however, how to go about keeping children safe can be an area of conflicting opinion. Even the child welfare laws that exist to protect children from abuse and…
  • Mar 1

    New Tax Laws Expected to Complicate Divorce Negotiation

    New Tax Laws Expected to Complicate Divorce Negotiation
    Spousal support, or alimony, often can be a point of contention in divorce negotiations. Now, with the recent changes to the tax code, negotiating these agreements may get more complicated. Presently, spouses who pay alimony can deduct these…
Rank this Week: 1753

The Interplay Between Bankruptcy…

The Interplay Between Bankruptcy and Divorce Law in Virginia

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

http://bankruptcydivorceblawg.com
Rank this Week: 4536

Helmer, Conley & Kasselman, P.A.…

Helmer, Conley & Kasselman, P.A. Blog

Covers business, criminal, family, and injury law.

https://www.helmerlegal.com/blog/
  • Apr 29

    Can I Be Convicted of DUI for Failing a Field Sobriety Test?

    Can I Be Convicted of DUI for Failing a Field Sobriety Test?
    When you get pulled over on suspicion of driving under the influence (DUI) in New Jersey, you may be asked to submit to two types of tests: (i) a chemical test (typically a breath test), and (ii) a series of field sobriety tests (FSTs).
  • Apr 15

    What Do You Need to Know About Parole Supervision for Life?

    What Do You Need to Know About Parole Supervision for Life?
    In addition to incarceration, fines, sex offender registration and various other penalties, individuals convicted of various sex-related offenses in New Jersey can also be sentenced to parole supervision for life. This is just like it sounds…
  • Mar 29

    When Can You Claim Self-Defense in New Jersey?

    When Can You Claim Self-Defense in New Jersey?
    If you have been charged with aggravated assault, battery, murder, manslaughter or any other violent offense under New Jersey law, one potential defense strategy you may have available is to claim that you acted out of self-defense.…
Rank this Week: 1514

Alabama Criminal and Family Lawyer…

Alabama Criminal and Family Lawyer Blog

Covers family and criminal law. By Skier & Associates.

http://www.alabamacriminalandfamilylawyerblog.com/
  • Apr 29

    Motions to “Suppress” Evidence – What are they and how to they work?

    Motions to “Suppress” Evidence – What are they and how to they work?
    Once a Motion to Suppress is granted, the prosecution is not allowed to use the suppressed evidence at trial. More often than not, this results in reduction or even dismissal of charges against the accused.
  • Feb 25

    Andrew Skier Quoted Again — al.com Article

    Andrew Skier Quoted Again — al.com Article
    At Skier & Associates, we don't shy away from high profile cases -- we embrace them. Give us a call today and see what our lawyers can do for you.
  • 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.
Rank this Week: 2186

Chicago Divorce Attorney

Chicago Divorce Attorney

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

http://wolkowitz.com/chicago-divorce-illinois-family-law-blog
  • Apr 28

    Divorce Counterintelligence: Protect Yourself from Spying Spouse

    Divorce Counterintelligence: Protect Yourself from Spying Spouse
    Are you getting divorced and think you’re spouse might be spying on you? You might be right. As a divorce lawyer in Chicago, I see this all the time. I often tell my clients how to protect themselves. Sometimes they listen, sometimes…
  • Jan 12

    Divorce Lawyer: 5 Tips for Finding the Best Lawyer

    Divorce Lawyer: 5 Tips for Finding the Best Lawyer
    I’m a divorce lawyer in Illinois. Specifically, areas such as Chicago, Skokie, Evanston, and Wilmette, and the Counties of Lake and DuPage. If you want to start a contested or uncontested divorce, then you should consider these 5 tips…
  • Jan 5

    5 Tips for Uncontested Divorce

    5 Tips for Uncontested Divorce
    Want an uncontested divorce in Illinois? Here are 5 tips that can help make it happen – or call 312-554-5433 to get started now. Hire a lawyer: If you don’t hire a lawyer, you’ll probably run into all sorts of problems…
Rank this Week: 3514

New Jersey Divorce Lawyer Blog

New Jersey Divorce Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.newjerseydivorcelawyerblog.net/
  • Apr 28

    How to Explain Divorce to a Teenager

    How to Explain Divorce to a Teenager
    Raising teenagers is a challenge on its own. Chances are your teen is already dealing with school issues, dating, hormones, and emotions that seem to change every minute. If you and your partner have decided to separate, it’s crucial…
  • Mar 2

    Dealing With Your Parents’ Divorce as an Adult

    Dealing With Your Parents’ Divorce as an Adult
    Divorce is rarely an easy thing for the children, no matter their age. While those still living at home often have to deal with being ferried between parents and at times living with a new stepparent, dealing with the dissolving of your…
  • Feb 7

    Marriage Counseling Effectivene

    Marriage Counseling Effectivene
    Marriage counseling, or couple’s counseling, is a form of psychological therapy that seeks to deal with mental health issues, or other problems, stemming from a relationship between two people. The idea is that both parties will attend…
Rank this Week: 2434

New York Divorce Blog

New York Divorce Blog

By Bruce Provda.

http://www.nydivorcefirm.com/blog
  • Apr 26

    Not All Mediation Techniques Were Created Equal

    Not All Mediation Techniques Were Created Equal
    “Mediation?” asked Bobby as Molly, his wife of 21-years, cleared the table. “What exactly is ‘mediation‘? Molly silently shrugged. She wasn’t sure. She had heard the term tossed around at the Honda…
  • Apr 6

    What Can The Well-Heeled Learn From Trump Jr’s Divorce

    What Can The Well-Heeled Learn From Trump Jr’s Divorce
    Following twelve wonder years of wedded bliss — and five kids, Vanessa filed for divorce. Vanessa file for an “uncontested divorce,” which means the soon-to-be-former Ms. Trump, Jr. Isn’t anticipating a lawsuit.…
  • Mar 16

    You Get The China, I Get The Tools. Who Gets The Retirement Account

    You Get The China, I Get The Tools. Who Gets The Retirement Account
    A divorce can be expensive, both financially and emotionally. Dividing assets collected over years of marriage often is the most challenging part. The procedures for splitting checking accounts, and savings accounts, are thorough and laid out…
Rank this Week: 2084

Kaminetzky & Associates, P.C. Blog

Kaminetzky & Associates, P.C. Blog

Covers New York family law.

http://www.kaminetzkylaw.com/category/divorce-law/
  • Apr 26

    The Role of the Review Attorney in Mediation

    The Role of the Review Attorney in Mediation
    Mediation clients often ask: why do I need a review attorney? Mediation is becoming ever more popular as people realize the value of having help in making decisions about their split; however, they do not want to “lawyer up” and…
  • Apr 5

    Who Gets the Frozen Embryos in a Divorce?

    Who Gets the Frozen Embryos in a Divorce?
    As if couples don’t have enough to think about when dividing assets and deciding on custody, the concept of making decisions about reproductive technology is becoming more common. Many people are waiting longer to get married and start…
  • Apr 5

    Who Gets the Frozen Embryos in a Divorce?

    Who Gets the Frozen Embryos in a Divorce?
    As if couples don’t have enough to think about when dividing assets and deciding on custody, the concept of making decisions about reproductive technology is becoming more common. Many people are waiting longer to get married and start…
Rank this Week: 1419

Piccolo Law Offices Blog

Piccolo Law Offices Blog

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

https://piccololawoffices.com/blog/
  • Apr 26

    Why Does My Severance Agreement Have Provisions about 21 days and 7 days?

    Why Does My Severance Agreement Have Provisions about 21 days and 7 days?
    If your employer terminates you, or if you’re settling a lawsuit with your employer, then your employer will present you with a severance or settlement agreement. Often, these agreements will contain provisions that say you have 21 days…
  • Mar 23

    Can an Employer Force You to Retire Because of Your Age?

    Can an Employer Force You to Retire Because of Your Age?
    Some employers might believe that older workers automatically become less productive as they age or are otherwise unqualified for a position. For this reason, they might force employees to retire when they reach a certain age. In reality,…
  • Feb 15

    Can I Request Wage Records from My Employer in Nevada?

    Can I Request Wage Records from My Employer in Nevada?
    Most employers give their employees a pay stub or some record of their wages and salary as they are paid. If this is not the case, or if you have misplaced or not kept what your employer has given you, then you can ask your employer to give…
Rank this Week: 1227

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/
  • 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…
  • Mar 10

    Changes to Expect When You File Taxes After Divorce

    Changes to Expect When You File Taxes After Divorce
    Tax season is around the corner again. If you recently dissolved your marriage, you will need to update your status when you file taxes this year. This change will affect how much you’ll pay the IRS. If you are a parent, you’ll…
Rank this Week: 2595

Always Family Center

Always Family Center

Covers Minnesota family conflict and divorce issues. By Carl Arnold.

http://alwaysfamilycenter.com
  • Apr 25

    Working In A Reputed Law Firm In Las Vega

    Working In A Reputed Law Firm In Las Vega
    The cost associated with the pedestrian accidents is too much. The injuries can be severe or minor injuries. The cost varies depending on the type of injury.  Some states have some specific pedestrian laws. There lies one personal injury…
  • Apr 24

    Why You Need Truck Accident Attorney

    Why You Need Truck Accident Attorney
    Nearly 3,000 to 4,000 people die in the United States every year due to collisions with large trucks. With such a large weight, most truck accidents result in injuring thousands of people or leading to wrongful death. The large size of the…
  • Apr 23

    Adam S. Kutner – A Good Samaritan

    Adam S. Kutner – A Good Samaritan
    Las Vegas Attorney Adam S. Kutner the owner and operator of the Adam S. Kutner and Associates Law office in Las Vegas, Nevada and has  wide passion for community involvement. His passion is flashing through his donations to the charity…
Rank this Week: 4467

Minick Law Blog

Minick Law Blog

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

http://www.minicklaw.com/asheville-attorney-blog/
Rank this Week: 2130

Tennessee Attorneys Blog

Tennessee Attorneys Blog

Covers family and injury law, estate planning and medical malpractice. By Martin Heller Potempa & Sheppard, PLLC.

http://www.tennesseeattorneysblog.com/
Rank this Week: 1892

Arizona Law Group Family Law Blog

Arizona Law Group Family Law Blog

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

http://www.arizonalawgroup.com/blog/
  • Apr 20

    Parental Rights Terminated for Failure to File Notice of Paternity Claim with Putative Fathers Registry

    Parental Rights Terminated for Failure to File Notice of Paternity Claim with Putative Fathers Registry
    Biological father filed paternity establishment petition in California where both parents resided. His parental rights were terminated on statutory ground he failed to file notice of claim of paternity with Arizona putative fathers registry.…
  • Mar 28

    Arizona DUI Law Just Got Tougher, Wrong Way DUI

    Arizona DUI Law Just Got Tougher, Wrong Way DUI
    Arizona’s reckless and aggressive driving law and DUI law just got tougher for anyone driving the wrong way on a controlled access highway. Governor Doug Ducey signed HB 2243 into law on March 27, 2018, making it a felony crime under…
  • Mar 16

    Police Must Obtain a Warrant to GPS Track a Vehicle Surreptitiously

    Police Must Obtain a Warrant to GPS Track a Vehicle Surreptitiously
    For police to surreptitiously track a motor vehicle using GPS technology requires a warrant; and a passenger traveling with the vehicle-owner has a reasonable expectation of privacy under the Fourth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution. Arizona…
Rank this Week: 1906

Divorce Law Journal

Divorce Law Journal

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

http://www.louisvilledivorce.com/journal
Rank this Week: 2443

NJ Family Legal Blog

NJ Family Legal Blog

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

http://njfamilylaw.foxrothschild.com/
  • Apr 12

    Appellate Division Issues New Decision on Cohabitation

    Appellate Division Issues New Decision on Cohabitation
    In the midst of our ongoing quest for guidance as to how and when to apply the 2014 cohabitation statute, comes the Appellate Division’s recent unpublished (not precedential) decision in J.S. v. J.M.  While the decision does not…
  • Mar 26

    Deference to Division of Child Protection and Permanency Findings Not Absolute

    Deference to Division of Child Protection and Permanency Findings Not Absolute
    Although the typical matrimonial practitioner may not undertake Division of Child Protection and Permanency (“Division”) on a regular basis, we oftentimes face situations wherein a trial court, in a related matrimonial…
  • Mar 1

    Read This Before You Press “Record”

    Read This Before You Press “Record”
    Technology is making it easier and easier to satisfy our curiosity about just what the heck the people in our lives are up to.  Are you curious about your husband’s whereabouts?  You could plant a GPS device on his car. …
Rank this Week: 4063

Law Offices of Roger W. Stelk Blog

Law Offices of Roger W. Stelk Blog

Covers Illinois family law.

https://stelklaw.com/blog/
  • Apr 12

    What to Expect When Your Child Custody Case Goes to Court

    What to Expect When Your Child Custody Case Goes to Court
    Appearing in child custody court can be intimidating, but knowing what to expect as the case moves in front of […] The post What to Expect When Your Child Custody Case Goes to Court appeared first on The Law Offices of Roger W. Stelk.
  • Mar 19

    Top Reasons People Sue in Real Estate Transaction

    Top Reasons People Sue in Real Estate Transaction
    Real estate transactions always come with the risk of legal issues, and buyers and sellers may file lawsuits against agents […] The post Top Reasons People Sue in Real Estate Transactions appeared first on The Law Offices of Roger W.…
  • Mar 5

    Understanding Emergency Orders in an Illinois Divorce

    Understanding Emergency Orders in an Illinois Divorce
    When urgent matters require immediate attention during a divorce case, emergency orders may be established to provide petitioners with prompt […] The post Understanding Emergency Orders in an Illinois Divorce appeared first on The Law…
Rank this Week: 2176

HeyAnnette

HeyAnnette

Covers Arizona family law. By Annette T. Burns.

http://heyannette.com/blog/
  • Apr 11

    Court’s Authority to Direct a Parent’s Decision-Making is Limited

    Court’s Authority to Direct a Parent’s Decision-Making is Limited
    Paul E. v. Courtney F., was decided by the Arizona Court of Appeals, Div. I, on April 3, 2018. This important Division 1, Court of Appeals case defines provisions of legal decision-making, both joint and sole, and severely restricts the trial…
  • Mar 21

    What is Child Support Supposed to Cover?

    What is Child Support Supposed to Cover?
    Lawyers are commonly asked what the child support paid from one parent to the other is supposed to cover?  If Mother pays child support, the children should bring all their clothes, shoes and underwear when they stay at her home,…
  • Mar 2

    Legal Decision Making and Court’s Authority to Make School Choice is Clarified

    Legal Decision Making and Court’s Authority to Make School Choice is Clarified
    Jordan v. Rea regarding school choice can’t be relied on as authority that a superior court should be making school choice decisions when parents are unable to do this.    Nicaise v. Sundaram, (March 1, 2018, Arizona…
Rank this Week: 3194

Pennsylvania Family Law Blog

Pennsylvania Family Law Blog

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

http://www.tabanolaw.com/blog/
  • Apr 8

    New tax law eliminates alimony deductions after 2018

    New tax law eliminates alimony deductions after 2018
    The new tax law will affect people differently, depending on whether they’re paying or receiving alimony. In divorce situations, one spouse or ex-spouse may become legally obligated to make payments to the other party. Because these…
  • Jul 10

    Misunderstanding the Type of Retirement Plan to Be Divided in a Divorce:

    Misunderstanding the Type of Retirement Plan to Be Divided in a Divorce:
    This is probably one of the most common mistakes in settlement agreements and even final judgments, since often times attorneys prepare the final judgment which the judge simply signs. It often erroneously states “retirement plan”…
  • Apr 30

    Has Your Spouse Changed Their Financial Habits? Divorce Might Be Next!

    Has Your Spouse Changed Their Financial Habits? Divorce Might Be Next!
    Has Your Spouse Changed Their Financial Habits? Divorce Might Be Next! While divorce rates hover around 50% for first time marriages (and higher than that for subsequent unions), the reasons for splitting up often center around finances.…
Rank this Week: 3239

Missouri Divorce and Family Law…

Missouri Divorce and Family Law Blog

Covers alimony/maintenance, bankruptcy, child support, custody and visitation, divorce, paternity, property division and taxes. By Mark Wortman.

http://familylaw.mwortmanlaw.com/
Rank this Week: 2421

Kentucky Law Blog

Kentucky Law Blog

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

http://www.gatlinvoelker.com/blog/
  • Apr 5

    Can you get workers' compensation if you are self-employed?

    Can you get workers' compensation if you are self-employed?
    Being self-employed comes with many perks. You get to be your own boss, create your own work hours and decide how long your commute is. However, it also comes with some downsides. You have to pay your own taxes and...
  • Apr 2

    Excessive noise damages more than your hearing

    Excessive noise damages more than your hearing
    If you work in an industry where high levels of noise are prevalent, you likely take precautions to guard your hearing. Perhaps you wear protective ear equipment or limit your exposure to the noise. You may find the drive home...
  • Mar 20

    What's my risk if I give a negative reference for a fired worker?

    What's my risk if I give a negative reference for a fired worker?
    The following scenario is one many employers in this region have encountered at some point. The hiring manager for another company calls seeking information about a former employee you got rid of or outright fired. What can you say in...
Rank this Week: 1235

Ontario Family Law Blog

Ontario Family Law Blog

Covers family law and collaborative team practice issues. By Galbraith Family Law.

http://www.ontariofamilylawblog.com
  • Apr 3

    Learn How to Claim Damages in a Family Law Proceeding

    Learn How to Claim Damages in a Family Law Proceeding
    If you have been hit by your spouse you can ask the court to order that your spouse pay you damages out of the equalization of matrimonial property or that it be paid on a monthly basis and enforced by FRO. What is Assault and Battery? An…
  • Mar 29

    5 Myths You Were Told By Family and Friends About Child Support

    5 Myths You Were Told By Family and Friends About Child Support
     1) If my child(ren) live 50/50 with each parent, there is no obligation to pay support This may be true but is likely not. If child(ren) spend more than 40% of their time at each parent’s home, this is referred to as shared…
  • Mar 27

    Discover Deborah Alton: Marriage & Family Therapist

    Discover Deborah Alton: Marriage & Family Therapist
    We all know about lawyers being involved in the divorce process, but what about other professionals? Family professionals are often used in the collaborative practice process and may assist parties through their separation, both inside and…
Rank this Week: 3260

Uncontested Divorce in Illinois

Uncontested Divorce in Illinois

By David Wolkowitz.

http://uncontesteddivorceinillinois.com/
  • Apr 2

    FAQ: Affordable Divorce in Illinoi

    FAQ: Affordable Divorce in Illinoi
    Affordable divorce in Illinois is possible when your divorce is uncontested. An uncontested divorce is one where the spouses agree to all issues in the divorce at the very beginning of the process. No fighting, quick, and affordable. Here are…
  • Jan 23

    FAQ: Being Ready to Start an Uncontested Divorce

    FAQ: Being Ready to Start an Uncontested Divorce
    If you think you want to start an uncontested divorce in Illinois, you probably have an idea it can be a fast and affordable way to get divorced, with a lawyer, for a flat fee. However, you might still have questions about whether or not you…
  • Jan 19

    Uncontested Divorce : Top Tips & Concept

    Uncontested Divorce : Top Tips & Concept
    While an uncontested divorce in Illinois can be fast and affordable (for a flat fee), there are still some things to know. As an uncontested divorce lawyer, I put together this list of my Top 5 Articles about uncontested divorce in Illinois.…
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Divorce and Family Law in Tarrant…

Divorce and Family Law in Tarrant County, Texas

Discusses family law and divorce issues. By Dick Price.

http://dick-price.blogspot.com/
  • Apr 1

    Why Does Mediation Work?

    Why Does Mediation Work?
    In almost every family law case in Tarrant County, TX, and many other places, the Court will require the parties to attend mediation before they can go to trial.Mediation, as you may know, is a dispute resolution process outside of court. A…
  • Feb 1

    Should I Wait...?

    Should I Wait...?
    Sometimes the first step is the hardest to take.Even if you have been considering divorce for a long time, or even if divorce suddenly seems like a necessity, you may have trouble deciding to start a divorce.  We all tend to stay with…
  • Jan 1

    How to Simplify Your Divorce

    How to Simplify Your Divorce
    About this time of year, many people start evaluating their lives and come to the conclusion that they should get divorces. Or, maybe their spouse has come forward and announced that he/she wants a divorce.  If there's not immediate war,…
Rank this Week: 4092

California Divorce Blawg

California Divorce Blawg

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

http://www.hardinglaw.com/blog
  • Mar 29

    Do the Next Right Thing: A Process to Handle Personal Crisi

    Do the Next Right Thing: A Process to Handle Personal Crisi
    The Divorce Process Do the Next Right Thing: A Process to Handle Personal Crisis After losing a relationship, we highly recommend that you learn to take the next right action and regain control of your life.…
  • Mar 16

    Donald Trump Jr. and wife file for divorce

    Donald Trump Jr. and wife file for divorce
    Donald Trump Jr. and wife file for divorce After twelve years of marriage, Donald Trump Jr. and his wife Vanessa have filed for divorce. Please click here for more info. Visit hardinglaw.com for more information on California family law and…
  • Mar 16

    Who’s on Your Team? 

    Who’s on Your Team? 
    Divorce Process Who’s on Your Team?  Don’t go through divorce alone: build a team! http://www.divorcemag.com/newsletter-blog/whos-on-your-team-not-referring-to-the-superbowl To learn more about California Family Law, please…
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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
  • Mar 29

    The Effects of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 on Divorce Case

    The Effects of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 on Divorce Case
    Last December, Congress passed the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017, which represented the largest reform of the U.S. Tax Code in the past 30 years. This law made a wide variety of changes which will affect nearly everyone who pays taxes in the…
  • Mar 22

    How LLCs Can Benefit from Tax Reform

    How LLCs Can Benefit from Tax Reform
    The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017, which was passed by Congress and signed into law by President Trump last December, made a wide variety of sweeping changes to the United States Tax Code. In addition to reducing the corporate tax rate, the…
  • Mar 13

    How Temporary Maintenance May Affect the Duration of Spousal Support

    How Temporary Maintenance May Affect the Duration of Spousal Support
    When a couple decides to get divorced, they will be required to significantly reconfigure their lives, separating a shared home and finances into two different households. This can result in a great deal of financial upheaval, and when one…
Rank this Week: 1804

Maryland Lawyer Blog

Maryland Lawyer Blog

Covers consumer protection law, appeals, and family law. By the Law Office of Jason Ostendorf LLC.

http://www.ostendorflaw.com/blog/
  • Mar 29

    $800,000 Medical Malpractice Verdict

    $800,000 Medical Malpractice Verdict
    Laws v. Singh, Case No. 24-C-17-000409 (Circuit Court for Baltimore City): Trial from March 7, 2018 – March 9, 2018 Although the main areas of practice I handle are foreclosure defense, divorce & family law, and appeals, when Glenda…
  • Nov 3

    Child Custody Lawyer | Protect Access to Your Child

    Child Custody Lawyer | Protect Access to Your Child
    Child custody disputes are perhaps the only court proceedings that are more emotionally draining than a contested divorce. Tempers flare and distrust abounds as the parents desperately fight for custody. Under these circumstances, only an…
  • Oct 30

    Dual Tracking as a Defense to Foreclosure

    Dual Tracking as a Defense to Foreclosure
    Dual tracking is an illegal practice where the mortgage servicer attempts to proceed with a foreclosure sale while a complete loan modification application (which was submitted at least 37 days before the scheduled sale) is still under…
Rank this Week: 3186

Texas Divorce Attorney Blog

Texas Divorce Attorney Blog

Covers family law. By McClure Law Group.

http://www.texasdivorceattorneyblog.com/
  • Mar 28

    Clarification of an Ambiguous Texas Divorce Decree

    Clarification of an Ambiguous Texas Divorce Decree
    A final unambiguous divorce decree that disposes of all of the marital property should be final.  Under Texas divorce law, such a decree generally cannot be re-litigated.  However, the trial court can issue additional orders to help…
  • Mar 28

    Evidence of Adultery in Texas Divorce

    Evidence of Adultery in Texas Divorce
    A Texas divorce may be granted in favor of one spouse if the other committed adultery.  Adultery occurs when one spouse has voluntary sexual intercourse with someone other than their spouse.  Adultery may occur after…
  • Mar 19

    Property Division and Texas Spousal Maintenance in a Divorce

    Property Division and Texas Spousal Maintenance in a Divorce
    In Texas spousal maintenance cases, the trial court has wide discretion in dividing the estate.  The court may divide the property unequally if there is a reasonable basis to do so.  It may consider a number of factors, including…
Rank this Week: 2041

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…
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New York Divorce and Family Law…

New York Divorce and Family Law Blog

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

http://brandeslaw.blogspot.com/
Rank this Week: 3522

Milwaukee Divorce Lawyer Blog

Milwaukee Divorce Lawyer Blog

Covers family law. By Reddin & Singer, L.L.P.

https://www.milwaukeedivorcelawyerblog.com/
  • Mar 20

    Wisconsin Court Upholds Contempt Finding Against Father Who Failed to Pay

    Wisconsin Court Upholds Contempt Finding Against Father Who Failed to Pay
    The Wisconsin courts take child support payments very seriously and demand that parents pay close attention to ensure that they are meeting their obligations. While many may think that child support is something that can be put on hold for a…
  • Mar 20

    Wisconsin Court Holds Credit Card Debt Is Community Debt In Marriage

    Wisconsin Court Holds Credit Card Debt Is Community Debt In Marriage
    During a divorce, most couples think primarily about how the assets they have will be split up. They want to know who will get the house, the retirement accounts, and the most time with the kids. What many couples may not realize is that the…
  • Mar 20

    Wisconsin Supreme Court Confirms Unmarried Spouses Can Bring Unjust Enrichment Claim

    Wisconsin Supreme Court Confirms Unmarried Spouses Can Bring Unjust Enrichment Claim
    Wisconsin law and public policy give significant preference to marriage and marital families. The structures of family law and divorce revolve around the idea that a couple who love each other will get married, have children in wedlock, and…
Rank this Week: 2137

Sarieh Law Offices ALC Blog

Sarieh Law Offices ALC Blog

Covers California family law.

http://www.sariehlaw.com/blog/
  • Mar 15

    Should Courts Consider A Child’s Preference For Custody?

    Should Courts Consider A Child’s Preference For Custody?
    Do children in California have any ability to make their own choices about child custody? Not really, but the answer is more complicated than a simple “no.” Deciding on a child’s custody arrangement can be the most difficult…
  • Feb 15

    How Do Different Personalities Handle Divorce

    How Do Different Personalities Handle Divorce
    If you are divorcing, you may need to know: Is your spouse bipolar? A narcissist? A gatekeeper? Maybe even a sociopath? If so, what can that mean for your divorce? How do different personality types tend to handle the divorce process and the…
  • Jan 18

    Will The New Tax Plan Affect Divorces In 2018?

    Will The New Tax Plan Affect Divorces In 2018?
    The huge income tax revision adopted by Congress and signed in December by President Trump will impact every area of life in the United States – including divorce and alimony. How will the new tax plan affect you if you are divorcing or…
Rank this Week: 2141

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/
  • Mar 13

    Gray Divorce – How Does Divorce Affect People Over the Age of 50 Years Old?

    Gray Divorce – How Does Divorce Affect People Over the Age of 50 Years Old?
    Gray divorces can put older Floridians in the financial red. The divorce rate for individuals over the age of 50 has doubled over the past two decades, and while other age groups have shown a decline in divorce, this age group continues to…
  • Mar 6

    What is the Law as to Relocation with Children After a Florida Divorce?

    What is the Law as to Relocation with Children After a Florida Divorce?
    Life after a divorce can be very difficult both for the co-parents and for the children of the former marriage.  Part of what makes it easier is that children are still seeing both parents regularly and have the same social circles,…
  • Feb 23

    My Former Spouse is From a Foreign Country and Wants to Take the Kids. What are My Legal Rights?

    My Former Spouse is From a Foreign Country and Wants to Take the Kids. What are My Legal Rights?
    Love knows no boundaries, and multicultural families are very common in our society.  Things, however, become complicated when couples separate, and at times, intense emotions lead can lead to bad decisions. At times, foreign spouses…
Rank this Week: 3698

Moses & Moses Law Blog

Moses & Moses Law Blog

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

http://www.mosespc.com/blog/
  • Mar 9

    Is a Living Trust Right For You?

    Is a Living Trust Right For You?
    “What is a Living Trust and Who Does it Involve?” A trust is very flexible and many provisions can be drawn to achieve your specific goals. A trust has three parties: one who creates it (a “Grantor”); one who…
  • Mar 9

    WARNING: Gifting to a Special Needs Person Can Have Negative Consequence

    WARNING: Gifting to a Special Needs Person Can Have Negative Consequence
    YOU DO NOT MAKE GIFTS TO A SPECIAL NEEDS FAMILY MEMBER OR FRIEND AND THIS IS WHY: Parents, grandparents, siblings, aunts, uncles and friends often want to help provide for a special needs family member or friend and often revise their Wills…
  • Dec 15

    What is Elder Law and Why is it Necessary?

    What is Elder Law and Why is it Necessary?
    Only a decade or so ago, there was no such thing as Elder Law, or not formally at least.  Elder Law includes a wide array of legal matters that affect older people and those who are disabled.   The issues often relate to retirement,…
Rank this Week: 2217

The Law Offices of Todd D.…

The Law Offices of Todd D. Beauregard PC Blog

Legal blog relating to laws on divorce, personal injury , car accidents, immigration and business law.

http://toddbeauregardlaw.com/blog/
  • Mar 8

    How is Property Divided in Massachusetts?

    How is Property Divided in Massachusetts?
    Property Division Laws in Massachusetts? Going through a divorce can be a difficult situation. It can lead to stress and high financial costs if not handled and dealt with swiftly and delicately. There is much to consider when going through a…
  • Nov 13

    I Can’t Afford My Student Loan in MA

    I Can’t Afford My Student Loan in MA
    What to Do When You Cannot Pay Your Student Loan Student loans are sometimes a necessary means of helping individuals obtain a college degree. And the hope is that once you have the degree, you can get the job to help pay back those student…
  • Oct 22

    Discharging Taxes in Bankruptcy in Massachusett

    Discharging Taxes in Bankruptcy in Massachusett
    Bankruptcy can be quite complicated. In a nutshell, bankruptcy is a process wherein those with debt problems can discharge such debt, meaning that it is forgiven and the debtor does not owe any money to the government. Things can get a bit…
Rank this Week: 1260

Todd D. Beauregard, PC Blog

Todd D. Beauregard, PC Blog

Covers Massachusetts personal injury and family law.

https://toddbeauregardlaw.com/blog/
  • Mar 8

    How is Property Divided in Massachusetts?

    How is Property Divided in Massachusetts?
    Property Division Laws in Massachusetts? Going through a divorce can be a difficult situation. It can lead to stress and high financial costs if not handled and dealt with swiftly and delicately. There is much to consider when going through a…
  • Mar 8

    How is Property Divided in Massachusetts?

    How is Property Divided in Massachusetts?
    Property Division Laws in Massachusetts? Going through a divorce can be a difficult situation. It can lead to stress and high financial costs if not handled and dealt with swiftly and delicately. There is much to consider when going through a…
  • Nov 13

    I Can’t Afford My Student Loan in MA

    I Can’t Afford My Student Loan in MA
    What to Do When You Cannot Pay Your Student Loan Student loans are sometimes a necessary means of helping individuals obtain a college degree. And the hope is that once you have the degree, you can get the job to help pay back those student…
Rank this Week: 1610

Iowa Family Law Blog

Iowa Family Law Blog

By Dickinson Mackaman Tyler & Hagen, PC.

https://www.dickinsonlaw.com/blogs-articles/iowa-family-law-blog/
  • Mar 7

    Adoptions in Iowa Include Enforceable Surrogacy Contract

    Adoptions in Iowa Include Enforceable Surrogacy Contract
    As a family law attorney, one of the most rewarding roles I have is serving as legal counsel in adoptions. From step-parent adoptions to private adoptions to interstate adoptions, I have assisted many families in becoming legally established…
  • Aug 14

    Iowa revamps its child support guidelines--sort of

    Iowa revamps its child support guidelines--sort of
    Since 2009, Iowa has used the Pure Income Shares Model approach to determine what amount of support is sufficient for parents who have separated. This model combines each parent’s income, compares it to a schedule that sets support on…
  • May 23

    Temporary Modification

    Temporary Modification
    A common occurrence that arises subsequent to a divorce is when a parent receives word that his or her ex-spouse or partner is spontaneously taking a job 75 miles away or moving out of the state to reunite with his high school sweetheart.…
Rank this Week: 3164

The Law Office of Christine M…

The Law Office of Christine M Bechtold, LLC

Covers Georgia family law.

http://bechtold-law.blogspot.com/
  • Mar 5

    How Much Does It Cost to File My Divorce? Updated, March 2018

    How Much Does It Cost to File My Divorce? Updated, March 2018
    Divorce cases are filed as Domestic Civil Cases in Superior Court. Filing fees to the Superior Court vary by county, see list and links below for the most recent filing fees as of March, 2018. Alcovy (Walton and Newton Counties) $210.00…
  • Mar 5

    How Much Does It Cost to File My Divorce? Updated, March 2018

    How Much Does It Cost to File My Divorce? Updated, March 2018
    Divorce cases are filed as Domestic Civil Cases in Superior Court. Filing fees to the Superior Court vary by county, see list and links below for the most recent filing fees as of March, 2018. Alcovy (Walton and Newton Counties) $210.00…
  • Sep 17

    Happy Constitution Day 2017

    Happy Constitution Day 2017
    "On September 17, 1787, the delegates to the Constitutional Convention met for the last time to sign the document they had created." http://www.constitutionday.com/#."We the People of the United States, in Order to form a more perfect…
Rank this Week: 2860

Texas Family Lawyers

Texas Family Lawyers

Covers family law topics. By Holmes, Diggs & Eames, P.L.L.C.

http://texasfamilylawyers.wordpress.com/
  • Mar 4

    Want your Spouse’s Gamer Profile? Why not?

    Want your Spouse’s Gamer Profile? Why not?
    Are you going through a divorce and your soon-to-be ex spent way to much time playing video games? Do they have their own avatar, gamer profile, character and items that they spent hours and hours building up or acquiring? Do you want it?…
  • Dec 13

    What happens if you can’t take ALL that holiday time?

    What happens if you can’t take ALL that holiday time?
    Sometimes people cannot take all of their holiday possession time, and with Christmas coming up, I was curious what options they might have. So, I pulled out the Texas Family Code, section 153.314. It says that: “The following…
  • Mar 24

    Penny wise…

    Penny wise…
    Many people try to take the ‘cheap’ option in life, looking at the immediate effects, and fail to recognize the expensive long-term costs those decisions have. This happens in litigation all the time, especially with trying to…
Rank this Week: 3505