3 Positive Impacts of Effective Co-parenting

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Have you considered how your divorce may impact your children and their lives? Parental separation or divorce can harm a child’s emotional well-being and mental health. The rate of joint custody arrangements has climbed from 5% to 25% in the last 20 years and co-parents who detest each other may cause their kids to have difficulties […]

Prenuptial vs. Postnuptial Agreements: What’s the difference?

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Prenups are gaining popularity among American millennials so they can protect their interests. Prenuptial and postnuptial arrangements are legal documents that define what becomes of a married couple’s property and assets after the dissolution of their marriage or if one of them passes away. Both agreements also spell out the spouses’ rights along with their responsibilities in […]

Why You Should Have a Living Will

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Writing a living will can be a difficult thing to do. No one wants to think about the deterioration of their health, so much so, that they are unable to make decisions regarding their life while they’re still medically alive. However, you can make it easier for your doctors and family by creating a living will and […]

When to Hire a Lawyer After a Car Accident

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Not all car accidents require a lawyer. If you experienced a minor car accident and safely survived it without any injuries, you don’t need to speak with a lawyer to deal with a property claim. However, if you’re dealing with mounting medical expenses due to significant injury and are unable to work, consider speaking to an […]

Here’s What a Probate Attorney Does and Why You Need Them

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A probate attorney is responsible for giving legal advice in terms of the estate administration. Depending on whether the deceased had a will or died without one (intestate), the attorney’s role will differ. Probate begins soon after the death of a loved one. It’s a legal proceeding that validates a will to settle an estate. […]

Understanding the Importance of Parental Visitation in a Child’s Life

Divorce can negatively affect your children’s wellbeing

Though divorce may be the best decision for you and your spouse, it’ll likely have a negative impact on your children that can last years. Even if two individuals are no longer together, they must understand the importance of maintaining a relationship with their children. However, keeping regular visits can be challenging. According to studies, […]

What Is Probate and How Can You Avoid It?

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How does probate court work, and what does it mean for you? Moreover, can you avoid it? Probate is a legal procedure that occurs after an individual’s demise. Its purpose is to review the deceased’s assets and distribute them to their rightful inheritors. You can make this difficult process easier for your loved ones by creating […]

How to Draft a Suitable Child Custody Agreement

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A well-drafted child custody agreement will go a long way in averting any disagreements between co-parents. Every state has its own laws when it comes to child support and custody. So, you must research your jurisdiction’s laws and guidelines before you draft a child custody agreement. That’s why we’ve rounded up some tips to help you […]

Car Accidents: What Are the First Steps You Should Take?

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Did you know that there are more than 10 million car and light truck crashes in the U.S. every year? Being in a car accident can be nerve-wracking and life-altering. So, it’s important to think clearly to protect yourself and other passengers with you. We understand it’s hard to think clearly immediately afterward. However, by taking […]

How Car Accident Settlements Work in California

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When a person has an accident and another party is found to be liable for the accident, there will be an agreement between the two where the liable ones will financially compensate the injured person. These cases are fairly sensitive and result in a final end, which means that your legal counsel has to ensure that […]