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We Need A Buyout Of The Family Home: When Is The Value Calculated?

“We Need A Buyout Of The Family Home: When Is The Value Calculated?” Houses are generally valued at the time of trial or settlement, unless there is a strong reason […]

Secret Recordings in Family Law Cases

“Secret Recordings in Family Law Cases” I can’t tell you how many times a current or potential client has told me “I have the recording to prove what I am […]

Can Online Reviews Be Defamation Or Slander?

“Can Online Reviews Be Defamation Or Slander?” These days, everyone looks at online reviews, and a lot of people write them. Some reviews are nice, and others are not. A […]

“Does My Ex-Spouse Have An Interest In The House I Bought Before Marriage?”

“Does My Ex-Spouse Have An Interest In The House I Bought Before Marriage?” This is actually a very common scenario. One party to a marriage owns a house before marriage, […]

“Why You Don’t Want An Angry Lawyer”

“Why You Don’t Want An Angry Lawyer” Lawyers have many different styles of practice and presentation in a courtroom. There are many different styles of negotiating as well. When you […]

What Is Tracing In A Family Law Case?

“What Is Tracing In A Family Law Case?” Tracing is a technique used to prove that comingled separate and community money or value in property really belongs to one spouse. […]

“Can You Get Punitive Damages In A Divorce?”

“Can You Get Punitive Damages In A Divorce?” Punitive damages, which are money damages meant to punish a party for bad conduct, are not generally allowed in family law. This […]

Fiduciary Duty During Marriage To Other Spouse

“Fiduciary Duty During Marriage To Other Spouse” During a marriage, both parties have an equal right to control community property and incur debt. For instance, a credit card in one […]

Can A Minor Or Mental Incapacitated Person Represent Themselves in Family Law Cases?

“Can A Minor Or Mental Incapacitated Person Represent Themselves in Family Law Cases?” Minors can represent themselves in family law court IF they are a party to a divorce or […]

“Can My Family Law Judgment Be Set Aside for Fraud?”

“Can My Family Law Judgment Be Set Aside for Fraud?” Normally, a judgment which is agreed to (stipulated) or issued by a judge cannot be overturned. Judgments are meant to […]

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