Blog Posts in July, 2013

Divorces Increase After Children Leave the Home

The Institute of Family Studies in Australia has discovered the risk of divorcing after the children leave the home has doubled in a generation. That's usually after 20 years of marriage. The ...
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Traditional Gender Roles vs. Unconventional Marriage

Traditional gender roles are not the standard they once were. Just watch an episode of AMC's hit show MAD MEN or any show on the classic TV networks. You'll see a vast difference between the ...
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Are A Few Extra Pounds Enough To Divorce?

There are countless reasons why couples choose to divorce. From lack of communication to lack of money, infidelity isn't alone. But what about weight gain? Are a few extra pounds a big enough ...
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Top 10 Tips for Traversing the Intersection of Technology and Divorce

The Huffington Post offers us a Top 10 Tips for Traversing the Intersection of Technology and Divorce In descending order: 10. Beware of the iCloud. . . . 9. What's in your browser history? . . . ...
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Yours, Mine, And Ours: Estate Planning In A 2nd Marriage

Yours, Mine, And Ours – Estate Planning In A Second Marriage When a couple makes out their wills, the assets are typically left to the surviving spouse and/or the children. If a couple divorces ...
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What's The Difference Between Alimony And Child Support?

During the negotiations of a divorce settlement, a couple may find that they have some flexibility in the way money is allocated. So the question becomes how much should be allotted for spousal ...
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Lakers Star Steve Nash Won't Pay Additional Child Support

Lakers star Steve Nash and his ex-wife, Alejandra Amarilla, are involved in a custody battle. Alejandra claims Steve will not let her move from Phoenix to Los Angeles just so that he can avoid paying ...
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Reggae Singer Mr. Vegas in Child Custody Dispute

Reggae Singer Mr. Vegas in Child Custody Dispute Dancehall Reggae singer, Mr. Vegas, had his child custody case postponed once again when the mother of his two-year-old daughter failed to show up in ...
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