Category Archives: Family Law

Annulments are a legal option for ending a marriage that many are confused about. An annulment is unlike a divorce in that it invalidates the marriage. Marriages which are successfully annulled are treated as though they never happened. There are … Continue reading

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In addition to being an emotionally exhausting experience, divorce can also be expensive. However, there is no rule that says that divorcing your spouse has to break the bank. Following a few simple guidelines can help control the cost of … Continue reading

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There is always a constant and lively discussion about the rights of married couples, as well as the rights of each half of a married couple. However, very often the rights of couples who are unmarried and cohabitating are forgotten … Continue reading

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In a perfect world, true love would have no borders, but we do not live in a perfect world. If you wish to marry someone who is a national of another country, you may do so, but there are numerous … Continue reading

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Have you ever been engaged in a conversation with another person and it feels like you are talking to a proverbial brick wall? Your conversation partner might turn away from you, refuse to make eye contact, cross their arms, or … Continue reading

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Blended families are becoming more and more common in the United States as the divorce rate continues to remain high. While the ideal situation, in most cases, has both parents playing active roles in the lives of their children, this … Continue reading

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Poet John Donne wrote, “No man is an island, entire of itself; every man is a piece of the continent.” Most people struggle with loneliness from time to time, but in some cases, the fear of being alone can keep a … Continue reading

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For a number of years, the was a much debate throughout the country regarding the institution of marriage and the government’s right to determine which couples should and should not be permitted to marry. The main point of contention was … Continue reading

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For families affected by divorce or contentious child custody proceedings, the holidays are often particularly difficult. Scheduling parenting time and holiday celebrations, of course, can be a challenge for divorced parents, but the real struggle is often internal. A divorce … Continue reading

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When two people have a child together, both parents are generally responsible for the child’s well-being. Ideally, the parents would work together and share parenting duties regarding the child. If a co-parenting arrangement is not appropriate or possible, then the … Continue reading

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