By Evan Kirshenbaum | Published April 17, 2015 | | |
- Family Law Overview
- Division of Assets
- Child Custody
- Child Support
- Divorce Modifications
Deadbeat parent. What is that exactly? It’s a term used frequently when people discuss an ex-spouse who doesn’t pay any money to help support the needs of the child. The exact definition of a deadbeat parent is a man or woman who has fathered or mothered a child and fails to pay child support that’s Read MoreRead More
Stay-at-home dads, once an anomaly, has now become practically a cultural norm. Yahoo recently published a survey about the rising phenomenon of dads who stay at home with their children while their wives or partners are the primary “bread winners.” In that Yahoo survey there was interesting trend to be seen—while 23 percent of stay-at-home Read MoreRead More
We just covered one surprising topic in the world of divorce—the fact that rates are declining. According to a New York Times piece just released, the myth that 50 percent of marriages end in divorce isn’t holding true—at least not for people who got married in the 2000s. But what about the rest of married Read MoreRead More
Just last week many people were surprised with a New York Times report showing the commonly held myth that the divorce rate is about 50 percent in America is actually just that—a myth. In today’s world, the divorce rates certainly aren’t climbing and they don’t even appear to be holding steady. According to the Times’ Read MoreRead More
Any divorce can be costly in terms of both time and money, particularly if you don’t have an experienced lawyer on your side, but what happens when you’re a billionaire? One such billionaire, hedge fund manager Chris Hohn, saw this week just how costly divorce can be in some instances. His former wife, Jamie Cooper-Hohn Read MoreRead More
With somewhere around half of all marriages ending in divorce many couples are more hesitant than ever before to take that walk down the aisle. So how can you avoid the potential for a divorce even before you’re officially married? Some common tips recommended by divorce lawyers, who tend to have seen a myriad of Read MoreRead More
With fall officially upon us, many of us are already planning for the holidays. Just the hint of fall gets many people in the holiday spirit, from Thanksgiving through the New Year, but how do you handle the holidays when you’re either in the midst of a divorce, or you’ve just gone through a divorce? Read MoreRead More
Health insurance is a big topic in this country right now for a myriad of reasons, from the rising costs of coverage, to the Affordable Care Act and its impact on how we receive medical care, and how much that care costs. With all of this debate and focus on insurance, it’s not surprising that Read MoreRead More
When we think divorce that results from an extra-marital affair, we often think of it from the perspective of the victim in the situation—the spouse who was cheated on. However, despite this tendency to automatically side with the person who was apparently wronged, there’s another perspective—the unfaithful spouse. Regardless of why you cheated, or Read MoreRead More
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