We don’t generally think of domestic violence in same-sex relationships.
A divorce settlement agreement requires clear language.
For those who practice in the domestic relations world, one of the great frustrations comes when a client asks us to extract a sometimes appropriate pound of flesh as compensation for the “pack of lies” contained in a divorce related court pleading.
After a three month maternity leave, and a few months adjusting to being a full-time working mom, I’m excited to be back to contributing my thoughts to this blog!
In law school, lawyers to be begin to be ingrained engrained with the concept of ethical duty of zealous advocacy.
Recent Case: Marijuana use under the level of chemical dependency not grounds for termination of parental rights.
As most families are aware, the new Canada Child Benefit (“CCB”) effective July 1, 2016 is the replacement for the Child Canada Tax Benefit (“CCTB”) & the Universal Child Care Benefit (“UCCB”).
Clients often think that once attorneys are involved in a divorce case it automatically means that they will not be able to settle their case without court intervention. However, even when attorneys are involved, cases settle out of court.
The New York Times was half right and half wrong when it reported that the boom in “trophy homes in the sky” is over.
In the case of Does I v. Does II, Docket No. 43651-2015, 2016 Opinion No. 56 (May 27, 2016), the Idaho Supreme Court vacated a judgment that appointed two sets of part-time co-guardians for a minor child and set forth a visitation schedule between the sets of guardians.