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By Lonnie Nelson
A mediator can work with spouses to settle a variety of issues related to divorce, including property division and custody. Some mediators will allow both parties to have attorneys present during mediation. Mediation can be a productive tool for divorcing couples who are able to communicate effectively and focus on...
Contested Divorce
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By Lonnie Nelson
When a couple divorces, their court may enter a court order that addresses many issues such as child custody, parenting time, spousal support, and property division. If one spouse does not comply with a court order during a divorce, it can have serious consequences. These consequences can include wage garnishment,...
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By Lonnie Nelson
There are many reasons a mother may lose her child custody. These include a variety of preventable issues. Mothers should be aware of the possible reasons for losing custody and make sure to avoid them. This will help them win the custody battle and keep their children. 1. Abuse A...
Celebrity Divorce
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By Lonnie Nelson
When a couple is no longer married, they can either file a divorce or ask the court to declare their marriage void. The former puts an end to a legally valid marital relationship and essentially gives each spouse their own separate property and assets. A divorce may also be void...
Celebrity Divorce
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By Lonnie Nelson
If you want to travel abroad with your child, it is important to get your child’s passport in order. You should also enroll your child in the Children’s Passport Issuance Alert Program to receive instant notifications if someone requests a passport in their name. Depending on your divorce or custody...
Main News
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By Lonnie Nelson
There are many factors that can lead to a divorce being one sided, such as the assets and liabilities of the parties involved. Aside from the financial aspects of a divorce, it is important to make sure that the arrangements for child support and custody are in place. This can...
Featured Articles
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By Lonnie Nelson
In order to determine how much alimony a wife should get, one must consider several factors. These include the number of years the couple has been married, their financial state, whether they have children, and any previous spousal support payments. As a result, alimony can range from temporary to permanent....
Main News
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By Lonnie Nelson
Getting a prenuptial agreement is often a good idea. However, it’s important to remember that it’s only effective if it’s legally binding. So, be sure to consult with an experienced attorney to ensure that your agreement is enforceable. It’s more likely to be put in place when one partner already...
Child Custody
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By Lonnie Nelson
A court can decide to strip a father of his parental responsibility, but such applications are rare. In most cases, a father’s behavior has to be extreme in order for the court to make this decision. For instance, if the father is ignoring his child and writing to neighbors in...
H-Posts
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By Lonnie Nelson
Child support payments vary across the country, but the average amount awarded to a parent is $702 a month in Massachusetts. In contrast, Virginia awards the least child support in the country, at just $519 a month. These differences are not caused by political leaning: Republican and Democratic states award...
Featured Articles
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By Lonnie Nelson
If you’re still paying child maintenance to your former partner, you may be wondering “Do I have to pay if my ex remarries?” The answer to this question depends on what kind of circumstances your new partner has. For example, if your ex remarried and became unemployed or started working...
Divorce Lawyers and Firms
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By Lonnie Nelson
The question of Do you pay child support if custody is split 50-50 can seem confusing. What does it mean? It simply means that the parent with more income is required to pay more. In fact, in some cases, child support is mandatory for the parent with higher income. The...