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Divorce Law
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By Lonnie Nelson
Spousal support is money ordered by the court to be paid from one spouse to the other during a divorce case, in order to help maintain or improve standard of living, or assist an ailing partner become self-reliant. Reimbursing someone may be tax deductible for you as the payer while...
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By Lonnie Nelson
If you’re going through a divorce and suspect your spouse has been unfaithful, it’s important to know how this can affect your case. Typically, infidelity has little to no impact on divorce proceedings. However, there are cases where adultery does have a minor effect on a settlement. These indirect ripple...
Divorce Lawyers and Firms
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By Lonnie Nelson
If you owe child support, and you’re not making payments on time or in the right amount, the court can take serious action against you. Typically, a judge weighs income, age and earning capacity in determining the amount of support to award. However, if you’ve experienced a significant change in...
Divorce Lawyers and Firms
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By Lonnie Nelson
If you are in a child support dispute, you may have questions about how far behind you are. Generally speaking, you are not permitted to exceed three weeks in arrears. However, there are exceptions. In a case where you have not received any notice from the court, a warrant for...
Contested Divorce
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By Lonnie Nelson
There are several legal avenues open to same-sex couples who want to get divorced. Among them are mediation and litigation. However, both of these methods require both parties to be on board. These methods are often expensive, and the parties often have to surrender some control. Before marriage equality, it...
Featured Articles
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By Lonnie Nelson
During a divorce, your spouse may try to remove or dispose of your belongings. Even if your stuff isn’t worth much, it might be disputed. Usually, items that are disputed will stay in your spouse’s home until further proceedings are completed. Be sure to pack important papers and belongings. This...
Celebrity Divorce
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By Lonnie Nelson
There are many different child custody arrangements. For example, joint physical custody allows the child to spend at least 70% of the time with one parent and the remaining 30% with the other. This arrangement can work well for a parent who lives close to the child, but may not...
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...