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    • DIVORCE - BE WARY OF FRIENDLY ADVICE

      There is one thing that is certain in every single divorce case: Unsolicited opinions and advice from others. Anyone who has gone through or is going through a divorce can most definitely say that they have received advic...
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    • Custody Awards to Stay at Home Fathers- Myth or Reality

      … Most people would like to believe that custody laws in Illinois are gender neutral. While earlier case law favored mothers of young children under “the tender years doctrine”, in an effort to be more gender neutral, the custody laws were rewritten in the 1970’s and 1980’s so that they now clearly indicate that it is the children’s “best interest…

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    • DIVORCE - BE WARY OF FRIENDLY ADVICE

      … There is one thing that is certain in every single divorce case: Unsolicited opinions and advice from others. Anyone who has gone through or is going through a divorce can most definitely say that they have received advice from friends, family, colleagues and pretty much anyone they encounter. Everyone wants to offer their opinions, share…

      6 readers - Indiana Family Lawyer Blog
    • Does Marriage "No Longer Work" For Most Americans?

      …Professors June Carbone and Naomi Cahn assert, in their Marriage Markets, that marriage is no longer a functional institution for many Americans, and that American children are bearing the brunt of that breakdown.    Thoughts, anyone…

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    • How Do New York Courts Handle Foreign Marital Agreements?

      …   With people moving internationally, New York divorce courts are with greater frequency asked to enforce pre and post nuptial agreements entered into by non-American citizens now living in New York. Invariably, questions about what laws apply and enforceability of the agreements arise. While there is a strong presumption in New York…

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    • CAN MY SPOUSE TAKE MY INHERITANCE IN THE DIVORCE?

      … cause an asset to be considered marital. If you are divorcing and you have inherited assets, you should consult with a qualified attorney regarding these issues. At Parker & DuFresne, P.A. we can guide you and advise you through a divorce involving complicated issues. Don't short-change yourself, call us for a consultation today at (904) 733-7766. …

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    • Importance of Hiring a Divorce Lawyer

      … Photo Credit: 123RF/Stock Photo   Divorce is one of the most stressful situations that a person can experience. Moreover, for some people, divorce proceedings are the first real experience that they have with the court system. Accordingly, it is essential that you hire a divorce lawyer who will guide you through the process and advocate…

    • Husband May Face Jail Time for Hiding Assets in Offshore Companies

      … companies.  The ruling represented the first time the British courts pierced the corporate veil in a divorce case, and ultimately led to Yasmin obtaining a 17.5 million pound divorce award. Prest claims that he does not have sufficient funds to pay the award because his company, Petrodel Resources Ltd., is no longer operational.  Yasmin asserts…

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    • When Divorce Involves Bankruptcy

      … Photo Credit: 123RF Stock Photo   Marriages can fall apart for a number of reasons, but in many cases marital discord is accompanied or exacerbated by financial difficulties. In some situations, a couple may be on the verge of bankruptcy – or may have already filed for bankruptcy – at the time of divorce. The interplay between bankruptcy…

    • How do deal with the house in a Divorce

      … are still legally joined with that person. The key is that the spouse must consent to releasing their interest in the transaction. Divorced & Still Tied to Another Property Let's say you're trying to purchase a home, you are legally divorced and the previous property has been awarded to your ex-spouse in the divorce decree. However…

      1 readers - Orange County Divorce Lawyer Blog
    • Default Judgments and Divorce Proceedings in Florida

      … established. In a recent 2d District Court of Appeal case, the court reversed a wife's default judgment because she made new claims in her amended petition for dissolution, but did not serve that petition on her husband. When Loraine Barry filed for divorce from her husband, Luca Baricchi, in late 2011, she asked for sole possession and use…

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