The TV reality show performer is accused of failing to set up a trust for the kids as stipulated in her divorce.
He thinks about it and says it sounds good to him. But what one thinks before the child is here, and what one feels afterward
On the other hand, child support is an obligation of both parents. How much parents are required to contribute is either
How is it determined? Child support in California is based on a statewide guideline. The formula by which it is determined is rather complex.
You had a long and loving relationship with your Aunt Millie. The bad news is that she recently passed away. The good news is that she left you a lot of money in her will. Let's look into the future for a moment.
The California Family Code provides that if a court makes a finding that a party has "perpetrated domestic violence" against the other party seeking custody of a child, there is a rebuttable presumption that awarding joint or sole legal or physical custody is detrimental to the best interests of the child.
The real question is this: if we are willing not to interfere in the daily lives of those who end up staying in a marriage-happily or not, should we be interfering in the lives of those that choose to divorce?
Once again, I'm in a Cook County Courthouse. How many times have I been here over the last 5 years? I've lost count. Anyway, these are not visits I want to remember. Judge Lopez is a gentle looking man, and soft spoken. But he's been the arbiter of my shattered marriage and, no offense to him, I never want to see him again.
Cindy and John have been divorced for four years. They have three children: aged 10, 8 and 6. Cindy and John could not get
My take on prenups is that they should meet the goals of both parties and also be as generous as possible within that framework. Too often an "off-the-shelf" prenup, generally submitted by the attorney of the more-moneyed spouse, dramatically departs from those aims.
Nicola Toso tried to give Nicoletta Zuin her slice of the pie... with pie.
If you've never been through a divorce before, the realities of the process will understandably be unfamiliar to you. Your divorce lawyer can tell you the truth about how divorce works and bust the many myths about divorce.
Alimony in a majority of states is not a matter of right. Rather the judge has broad discretion in considering the facts and ruling accordingly concerning the amount to be paid. Legislation, however, may specifically address cohabitation and the obligation to pay alimony. Always consult an experienced attorney concerning a specific state's law.
5. Family Members. No other life experience can match the baffling mix of comfort and discomfort that comes from spending time with family. I could say more about this but I'd have to start using a pen name.
I have told all of my new clients that story and explained to them that there will be a time when the horrors they are experiencing in the breakup of their marriage will end and they will find peace. Most cannot believe it when I tell them.
Because of the numerous additional factors that now apply to your situation, there are likely many new concerns or questions you have once you start checking off boxes on your tax forms.
Think about this concept. A couple separates. Wife makes more than Husband. Her income will enable her to live at a higher
he deliberations dragged on so long, I just couldn't stand the wait any longer. Add to that an attorney who was admittedly distracted during the negotiations, and you've got a pretty certain recipe for settlement dissatisfaction. And I don't want the same for you.