Prenuptial agreements are an important tool for couples in a variety of situations. Common misconceptions about prenups are that they are only for the rich and that they are used only to the advantage of the wealthier spouse. In reality, prenuptial ... » Learn More about When Do You Need a Prenup?
Some of us love Facebook and Twitter, to a lesser extent.. I know I do. I have enjoyed catching up with people I knew as a child, keeping up with current friends and what is going on with them, and what is happening in my professional life. Folks ... » Learn More about Social Media + Divorce and Custody Cases = Bad Things
Texas residents who are planning a divorce may be interested in an article detailing some of the common mistakes that spouses make. Many of these involve the misuse of social media and other traceable data. Every time a spouse fills out a credit ... » Learn More about Sidestepping the common mistakes many spouses make in divorces
Divorcing couples often want to stay out of court and resolve all of their issues peacefully. This is, and has been, possible for many years, but Collaborative Law now paves a path that couples can go down by agreeing to every step of the ... » Learn More about How to Resolve a Divorce Using Collaborative Law
Narcissism is a recognized condition that goes beyond the perception that an individual is self-involved. Though many narcissists go undiagnosed, this condition is serious and can inspire serious challenges when the spouse of a narcissist seeks a ... » Learn More about Protecting assets when the spouse you are divorcing is a narcissist
Many people first heard about the use of "private judges" during the Brad Pitt and Jennifer Anniston divorce several years ago. California is one of a number of states that allow private judges to more quickly resolve a divorce while keeping personal ... » Learn More about Private Judges: Speeding Up the Resolution of Texas Divorces
Making the decision to divorce is a serious matter that comes with both emotional and financial consequences. Many of my clients over the years have simply overlooked the financial aspect of divorce due to the emotional pain that comes with their (or ... » Learn More about Planning for the Financial Aspects of Your Divorce
If you owe large sums of overdue child support, a new Texas program may keep you from registering your vehicle. The Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) is now denying motor vehicle registration renewals to noncustodial parents who have gone ... » Learn More about No Vehicle Registration for Deadbeat Parents
Much media attention has been paid lately to the poor behavior of famous "family men" across the country, including former California governor and movie star Arnold Schwarzenegger. When word got out that he has a secret child with his family's ... » Learn More about How Much Child Support Could Arnold Schwarzenegger Be Ordered to Pay?
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?