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Archive for May, 2015

Arguments for and Against Ending Lifelong Alimony in Florida
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Category: Alimony

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A recently proposed alimony reform bill that has been causing quite a bit of controversy, energy, and emotion throughout our state. The bill, known as Florida House Bill 943, was proposed by state representative Collen Burton. If passed, Florida House Bill 943 would eliminate lifelong alimony and put time limits on every alimony award going forward. To determine the length and amount of an alimony payments, courts would use… Read More [+]


How Property Is Divided in a Florida Divorce
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As you deal with the emotional pain and hassle of ending a marriage, you may feel overwhelmed at the prospect of trying to resolve financial concerns as well.
 
To smooth the process, we’ve composed a guide to property division after a divorce in Florida. If you can understand how property division works, you are equipped to navigate this complex process in a way that accommodates your needs… Read More [+]


How Remarriage Can Impact Custody and Visitation
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After divorce proceedings are finalized, conflicts are resolved, and families are able to move on with their lives, it’s becoming increasingly common for adults to remarry. According to some studies, an average of four in 10 new marriages involve at least one partner who has been married before. Among divorced adults who have not yet remarried, about half report that they are interested in marrying again.
 
For parents who… Read More [+]


How Do You Know if You’ve Been a Victim of Domestic Violence?
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No matter what way you look at it, domestic violence is a complex and serious problem. Far too many domestic violence victims never report the crime, often due to feelings of fear, shame, and uncertainty. Alternatively, there are some individuals who abuse domestic violence laws, making false allegations against their partner to gain leverage in divorce or child custody proceedings.
 
So how do you know if you or someone… Read More [+]