Private Negotiations “Private Negotiations” are being talked about all over the place including the supermarket magazine headlines. The good news is that you can use private negotiation methods in your divorce. And, more good news for you, it probably won’t end up as a headline on a magazine at the store. But, I digress. Back [...]
Divorce & Media The Brangelina Breakup So, the divorce between Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie is going to happen and the Brangelina Breakup is news everywhere. It’s sad news, but apparently it is news nonetheless today. And, quite frankly, as difficult as divorce is, I can only imagine how difficult it is to see the [...]
5 Social Media Tips in Divorce We all know that social media is here to stay. It doesn’t matter if Pinterest, Instagram, Facebook, G+or Twitter is your favorite medium. In fact, I post on Twitter, Facebook and G+. But remember, there are still some basic social media tips to follow in a family [...]
3 Ways to Settle Your Case In light of the recent news that Kim Kardashian and Kris Humphries have finally reached a settlement in their divorce proceeding, we decided it was a good time to look at 3 ways to settle your case, without having to go to trial. Informal (“Kitchen Table”) Settlement Agreements – [...]
Collaborative Law and T. Boone Pickens T. Boone Pickens, the legendary billionaire oil and gas tycoon used collaborative law in his divorce, and saved millions. He estimates that he saved millions because of the way that it works and why it is different from traditional litigation. Traditional litigation and divorce isn't a fit for every [...]
Presumed Fatherhood – Kris, Kim, and Kanye Chris Chambers / Frederick M. Brown / Pascal Le Segretain, Getty Images We have all seen it on tv, heard about it on the radio, or read a friend’s opinion on Facebook. Kim Kardashian and Kris Humphries’ divorce has become a bitter, ugly public relations battle [...]
Fraud in divorce has been used quite a bit in the media lately. The most common usages that I have heard have been regarding either 1) fraud in the marriage or 2) fraud in an agreement before the marriage – the prenuptial agreement. Fraud is one of several grounds for annulment of a marriage. When [...]
Post-Divorce Parenting From the Huffington Post: Parenting changes after divorce. Often it's harder. In a good marriage -- yes, there are some of those -- parenting is nourished by the sexual intimacy, the pillow talk, the support of the extended families, and the presence of the kids who keep things humming. Read the full article
Couples who may be heading for a nasty break-up should be careful about texting because it could end up as evidence against them in divorce court. Read the full article...
Despite divorce mediation's well-deserved reputation as a sensible alternative to fighting it out in court, we find that few people know very much about it. Mediation can be used in divorce mediation successfully. Read the full article...