Divorce Law

Divorce Law
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By Lonnie Nelson
In many states, child support is calculated using a formula that looks at both parents’ income. This formula gives the paying parent a high total because it does not account for the parents’ different income levels. However, the number of working mothers has steadily increased in recent decades, so most...
Divorce Law
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By Lonnie Nelson
What is a prenuptial agreement? If you’re about to get married and you’re wondering what you should include in the agreement, you’ve come to the right place. These legal documents spell out how assets will be divided in the event of a divorce. They aren’t just for wealthy couples anymore....
Divorce Law
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By Lonnie Nelson
If you and your partner are planning to get a divorce, you may be wondering how to file for same sex divorce in Florida. The first step is to determine the county where you reside. However, there are several complications with filing for same sex divorce in Florida, because most...
Divorce Law
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By Lonnie Nelson
First, you need to determine who has custody of the children. To do so, you need to file a petition for child custody with the court of the state the child resides in. This document, also known as a complaint, is filed with the proper court – the state and...
Divorce Law
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By Lonnie Nelson
If you want to speed up your divorce, the first step is to get an attorney. Having a lawyer present your case to a judge or mediator will help expedite the process. The next step is to draft agreement documents. These will be crucial in accelerating the divorce process. However,...
Divorce Law
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By Lonnie Nelson
How Long Does It Take For A Divorce To Be Finalized? The time it takes to get a divorce depends on the length of the marriage and the complexity of the issues involved. A contested divorce requires assistance to resolve major issues like alimony, child custody and support, and property...
Divorce Law
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By Lonnie Nelson
The gray divorce is a growing trend, with more baby boomers entering the 50-plus age group. Couples who have been married for more than 40 years are the least likely to end up divorcing, while the rate of first-married couples and remarried couples was three times higher. According to a...
Divorce Law
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By Lonnie Nelson
If you’re planning a divorce, you may be wondering what part of law does divorce fall under. Typically, a spouse is liable for the assets that they own. This means that the court will consider how much each spouse owns, and how much he or she owes the other. In...
Divorce Law
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By Lonnie Nelson
What is mutual divorce law? This type of separation does not require a judge to decide whether the marriage is over or not. The process is less stressful for both parties and is often preferred by couples. Both parties can negotiate the terms of the separation. This type of separation...