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March 2017 Archives

What are some advantages of prenuptial agreements?

Marriages are usually thought of as romantic and emotional relationships, and that is no doubt a correct way of looking at them. But marriages are also economic and maybe even business relationships where both parties make sacrifices to benefit the couple and family as a unit. The economic nature of a marriage may have a greater or lesser degree of importance depending on the people involved and what stage of live they are at.

For child custody issues, have a strong advocate on your side

Of all the issues that can crop up in a divorce or separation, child custody is easily among the most fundamental. Most parents have very strong feelings about how and where their child should be raised. Sometimes disagreements about these issues develop immediately after a separation. Other times parents may think they are on the same page but later find that they do not agree on child custody.

The benefits of a collaborative divorce

It might seem odd seeing the words "collaborative" and "divorce" in the same sentence, but many couples are finding that working together in a divorce offers many benefits. You may not be husband and wife any longer, but if you have children, you will always be mom and dad. There will be many times when you have to attend the same ceremony or graduation and share the children for birthdays or holidays, even after they turn 18. Learn more about mediation and how you can benefit.

In their divorce, Johansson and Dauriac disagree on child custody

In a child custody agreement, it's fairly common for parents to have fundamental disagreements over whom the child should live with and how the child should be brought up. But what if one parent plans to go to a different country after the separation? How should it be handled when that parent requests to have custody of the child in another country? This is a question many people in Miami may have to grapple with due to the international and cosmopolitan nature of the area's population.

A primer on child custody in Florida

Most folks in Miami have probably heard about contentious celebrity child custody battles, and they have a basic understanding of how child custody works. But child custody may be handled differently from jurisdiction to jurisdiction. This blog post will provide an introduction to how Florida courts decide child custody matters, as well as the one consideration that is universal across all jurisdiction: the child's best interests.

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