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Frequently Asked Questions About Divorce

Frequently Asked Questions About Divorce

Residency Requirements and Divorce Procedures How long should I live in Texas before I can file for divorce in a Texas court? Either you or your spouse should have lived in Texas, at least in the past six months. You should be a resident of the county where the court is located for at least […]

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How to Avoid Making Serious Mistakes During Your Divorce

How to Avoid Making Serious Mistakes During Your Divorce

  Either you or your spouse will have to file for divorce . Once one of you does so, it will officially be the beginning of the end of your marriage. It will be an emotional time in your life, and you might not be able to avoid feeling stressed and anxious while the divorce […]

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Full Custody: Is It Really What You Want?

Full Custody: Is It Really What You Want?

    There are many parents who go through a divorce , and for most of them, getting full custody of their child is their ultimate goal. If you are going through a divorce and you have consulted an attorney, it is likely that the attorney will ask you what your goals are in the […]

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What to Expect for Attorney Billing

What to Expect for Attorney Billing

    Family law cases can be daunting especially if it’s your face time to face it and you are not armed with enough information. You will surely have a ton of questions to ask. One of these questions will be how much hiring a family law attorney will cost you. Financial worries always try […]

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Understanding How Child Support Works For a Child With Special Needs

Understanding How Child Support Works For a Child With Special Needs

Parental responsibilities for a child with special needs vastly differ from those with non-special needs children. One of the differences in responsibilities includes child support for a child with special needs even after the child turns 18. This is a sensitive and well-debated issue. In this blog post, we will provide more information about the […]

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How To Modify Your Final Divorce Decree

How To Modify Your Final Divorce Decree

For those who are going through a divorce, the final divorce decree is something that you could feel anxious about or something you are looking forward to. It indeed takes a lot of time and effort to achieve the Final Divorce Decree. In most cases, it also takes lots of heartaches and stress. For sure […]

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Everything You Need to Know About Same Sex Divorces in Texas

Everything You Need to Know About Same Sex Divorces in Texas

Since same sex marriages have been made legal by the Supreme Court, same sex divorces are now possible as well. People are still confused because not all states had acknowledged that same sex marriages were legal prior to 2015 and many are still wondering if it’s possible to have a same-sex marriage in Texas and […]

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Sexual Harassment and Marriage and Divorce

Sexual Harassment and Marriage and Divorce

A lot of sexual harassment cases have come to light lately. Recently, the #MeToo movement has been really going loud and strong to the point that even ‘invincible’ public figures have been accused and even admitted to sexually harassing someone in the workplace. Because of this, even those sexual impropriety committed by men and women […]

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What to Know About Child Custody Before Going to Court

What to Know About Child Custody Before Going to Court

  Child custody is undeniably one of the major issues debated on in the wake of a divorce. In divorces that involve children, child custody and conservatorship is an issue that always comes up. One of the most commonly discussed issues is where your child or children will reside after your divorce.     Where […]

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When Child Support Does Not Follow the Statutory Guidelines

When Child Support Does Not Follow the Statutory Guidelines

  Child support is a sensitive matter that is usually based on statutory guidelines. Unfortunately, in some cases, these statutory guidelines may not be applicable. These guidelines are from the Texas Family Code, which states the level of child support that courts should base on when giving child support orders. The guidelines start at 20% […]

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