Divorce

  • Medfield Divorce Lawyer attends Family Law Conference

    “I highly recommend Stephen McDonough. I worked with Stephen McDonough for my divorce mediation and was completely satisfied. He clearly explained the process from start to finish, but kept it from feeling overwhelming by focusing on one step at a time. He was always professional, but at the same time his sense of humor and easy manner kept the atmosphere as light and comforta ...

    7 readers - Stephen Mcdonough/ Next Phase Legal
  • Can False Abuse Allegations Affect Custody?

    Can False Abuse Allegations Affect Custody? You bet. There are plenty of cases where one parent decides to allege that the other abuses their children, whether it is verbal, emotional, physical, or even sexual. Many times these allegations are untrue, unfounded, and designed to simply force a party to give in.

    6 readers - TexasFamilyLawyers
    • Do Expensive Weddings Have Higher Divorce Rates?

      According to a study by Emory University, expensive weddings have a higher likelihood of ending in divorce. While this could be good news for couples that opted to save money on their wedding plans, it might not be good news for the ones who splurged on extravagant ceremonies. The study involved the results of a 5-minute Internet survey, which was filled out by 3,370 United States citizens.
      5 readers - Shannon Blanchard/ LawInfo Blog

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    • Can My Spouse Prevent Me From Getting A Divorce By Ignoring It?

      … your head” and pretending that your spouse is not seeking a divorce is not a successful strategy. The divorce will eventually be granted. Dis-engagement from the process will prevent the divorce, but will probably only result in the other spouse incurring higher legal fees and being more resentful Image Couresty of Wikimedia Commons (Licensed) by Sander Van Der Wel …

      1 readers - Daniel Clement/ New York Divorce Report
    • How to Break the News of Divorce to Your Kids

      … to representing divorce and family law clients in the Houston and Austin areas. Latest posts by Scott Morgan (see all) How to Break the News of Divorce to Your Kids - October 22, 2014 Facebook and Divorce – Interview on Fox News - June 19, 2014 Your Income Tax Return and the Child Dependency Exemption - May 21, 2014 …

      1 readers - Scott Morgan/ Morgan Law Firm Divorce Blog
    • U.S. Supreme Court Hands Another Win to Gay Marriage Activists

      …, Indiana, and Wisconsin. The new decision means that before long, 30 of the 50 states in the United States will allow gay marriage. The states affected by the recent Supreme Court decision include Montana, Idaho, Wyoming, Colorado, Kansas, West Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina and Alaska. Kansas and Oklahoma share a Circuit Court…

      1 readers - Sonoma County Lawyer Blog
    • Medfield Divorce Lawyer attends Family Law Conference

      … “I highly recommend Stephen McDonough. I worked with Stephen McDonough for my divorce mediation and was completely satisfied. He clearly explained the process from start to finish, but kept it from feeling overwhelming by focusing on one step at a time. He was always professional, but at the same time his sense of humor and easy manner kept…

      7 readers - Stephen Mcdonough/ Next Phase Legal
    • Man Says Wife Is Possessed by a Genie in Divorce

      … There are many reasons cited for divorces in the United States -- from Facebook, to cheating, to disagreements over spending habits -- but a recent reason cited by a husband in Dubai seems to take the cake. According to court documents, a man was granted a divorce by a Dubai court due to his assertion that his wife had been possessed…

      3 readers - Shannon Blanchard/ LawInfo Blog
    • A Whole Lot of Process Going On

      …The most common question I get (after how much can I get in child support) is "How long does this take." The answer does not make people happy. Court processes are not quick things. The court wants to make sure everyone involved has adequate notice, then plenty of time to prepare the case. There is guarantee to a speedy trial in a family law case…

      1 readers - Divorce Field
    • Divorce for Men

      … likely to report it than women. As a factual matter, most restraining orders are granted on a temporary basis until the matter is heard by the court and the accused is given the opportunity to present a defense. In San Diego, family court judges do not take the deprivation of a person's liberty lightly and require evidence of domestic violence before…

      1 readers - San Diego Divorce Attorneys Blog
    • Don't trip over those loose ends!

      …There are many things to consider while going through a divorce and separation. Even once you have a comprehensive agreement, or a final judgment of divorce, there still may be other steps to take. For example, you or your spouse may need to execute a deed for property, transfer car titles and registration and divide financial accounts. One thing…

      3 readers - Heather Sunderman/ Maryland Family Law
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      • When uncontested divorce goes wrong. Really wrong.

        I have written numerous times in the past about uncontested divorce in Texas and the uncontested divorce services I offer clients in my Bedford law office. I have always made clear my opinion that it is possible for people to obtain an uncontested divorce without an attorney if there is little or no significant property issues and no children or the child issues are very straightforward.

        3 readers - Adam Kielich/ The Kielich Law Firm - Bedford, Texas
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