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Child Custody
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By Lonnie Nelson
Modifying a child custody agreement can be a difficult and complex process. If you believe that the terms of your custody order are no longer in the best interests of your child, you can file a motion with the court to request a change. Before filing a modification petition, you...
Featured Articles
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By Lonnie Nelson
Relocation is a major factor in many child custody cases. It can cause a great deal of confusion and potentially disrupt the already-challenging situation of a divorcing parent. Courts must decide relocation requests on a case-by-case basis, always considering the best interests of the child. In deciding, they must consider...
Divorce Lawyers and Firms
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By Lonnie Nelson
Whether you are filing for divorce or have recently received a divorce decree, there are some things you should know about preparing for a contested divorce. It is important to hire a divorce lawyer to help you during this process. Child custody and visitation are the most contested issues in...
Celebrity Divorce
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By Lonnie Nelson
Depending on the circumstances, an unmarried mother may need to file for custody or visitation in order to receive child support payments from the biological father. This can occur when a father becomes ill or loses his job. In this case, the court will determine who is entitled to custody...
Divorce Law
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By Lonnie Nelson
Mediation is a great way to reach a collaborative settlement. Arbitration, on the other hand, is a good way to conclude a dispute in a more definitive manner. Both methods have advantages and disadvantages. Mediation involves more time and money, while arbitration requires less time. Mediation is often the most...
Child Custody
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By Lonnie Nelson
When it comes to divorce, uncontested and contested are similar, so you might wonder why you should choose one over the other. However, if you’re adamant on one side, you may end up with a less amicable divorce than the other. Whether your divorce is contested or uncontested, both ways...
Divorce Law
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By Lonnie Nelson
When talking about divorce, what should you know about the law’s elements? Traditionally, family law has dealt with personal status, such as marriage and singleness. While this may seem like an odd combination, personal status is a key component of marriage and divorce. Personal status often comes from the law...
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
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...
Celebrity Divorce
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By Lonnie Nelson
When does alimony end? There are several reasons that the payment of spousal support can stop. In some cases, the agreement between the parties is permanent, while in others it can last for a set period of time. The paying spouse can end alimony if he or she cohabits with...
Main News
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By Lonnie Nelson
If you are in the process of divorcing your partner, you may be wondering how to obtain a divorce decree. The process is fairly straightforward, and requires you to fill out all the necessary forms. You will need to file a Notice of Entry of Order and serve the final...