When asked, "How many parents can a child have?" many people may think it is a trick question. The obvious answer appears to be two, a mother and a father. That answer is now changing in many states, however, as laws are passed allowing children to ... » Learn More about How many parents can a child have?
Summer is coming to a close, and kids throughout the country are gearing up for that all important first day of school. The beginning of the school year is also a time of change for parents. There are new schedules, new activities and many other ... » Learn More about Back to School Time for Divorced Parents
Amid the media frenzy, Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes reached a speedy divorce settlement. The agreement was announced yesterday, less than two weeks after Holmes filed for divorce. Although nothing has been confirmed by representatives for Cruise or ... » Learn More about Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes Reach Divorce, Child Custody Agreement
Men who think they have been ordered to pay child support for a child that is not theirs may benefit from a recent law, but they must act quickly. The Texas laws regarding contesting paternity will become stricter beginning in September of this ... » Learn More about Looming Texas Deadline for Men Who Suspect Mistaken Paternity
A small recorder sewn into a child's jeans, a camera in a teddy bear; such devices aren't just in spy movies, but are actually being used by spouses in divorce and child custody cases. These technologies are part of the growing trend of domestic ... » Learn More about Divorce and Spying Spouses
A professional bodybuilder and former police officer from North Texas has won his child support case on appeal. The man was sued for child support payments after he donated sperm to a friend. Several years ago the man agreed to donate his sperm to ... » Learn More about Court Rules in Favor of Texas Sperm Donor in Child Support Case
You may have the impression that only the very rich have to be concerned about spouses hiding assets during a divorce. Unfortunately, spouses of any income level may act dishonestly during the divorce process in an attempt to conceal assets. ... » Learn More about Tactics a Spouse May Use to Hide Assets During a Divorce
If you are in the process of getting a divorce, you may want to think twice before you hit send on that text or email on your smartphone. According to a recent study, there has been a widespread increase in the number of divorce cases using data ... » Learn More about Texts and Other Smartphone Evidence More Frequently Used in Divorces
As we enter 2012, it is a time for fresh starts. Perhaps this is one of the reasons couples frequently choose the month of January to divorce. In fact, January has the reputation of being the most popular month for divorce filings, nicknamed "Divorce ... » Learn More about Is January the Most Popular Month to Divorce?
As the war in Iraq comes to a close and families are reunited with loved ones serving abroad, there has been much cheering and excitement. However, as service members adjust to civilian life, and families get used to living under one roof again, the ... » Learn More about Military Divorce Rate Reaches Highest Level in Over Ten Years