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Legal Separation in Texas

November 9, 2018 Posted in Divorce

Sometimes a married couple approaches their Dallas family law attorney to inquire about options for a legal separation.

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Can I Get My Child Custody Arrangement Modified?

October 31, 2018 Posted in Child Custody

The only thing we can be certain of in life is that there will be change. Some changes will be for the better, while others will come with varying degrees of difficulty and challenges.

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What Kind of Alimony Is Allowed in Texas?

October 17, 2018 Posted in Divorce

Texas law recognizes two types of spousal support in a divorce: contractual alimony and spousal maintenance. The first is based on an agreement between the parties while the second is subject to an...

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Divorce and the Family Pets: Who Gets the Fur Babies?

September 28, 2018 Posted in Divorce

If determining who gets the family pet could be a point of contention in your divorce, you should consult with Dallas divorce lawyers about your options. Emotions can run high during a divorce and the...

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Five Questions to Ask Before Hiring a Divorce Attorney

September 14, 2018 Posted in Divorce

Going through the dissolution of a marriage is difficult enough. The last thing you need is to worry about whether or not you selected the right Dallas divorce attorney to represent you.

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Divorce: What Small Business Owners Need to Know

August 31, 2018 Posted in Divorce

Many marriages end in divorce, and no matter how good things seem, you never know when you might become half of a separated or divorced couple in the future.  If you run your own business, the fact...

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How Does Divorce Affect Your Taxes?

August 17, 2018 Posted in Divorce

If you are ending your marriage, there are many financial issues that you will need to address when you dissolve your union. While many people focus primarily on the big issues such as how marital...

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When is Joint Custody Appropriate?

July 31, 2018 Posted in Child Custody

When parents separate or divorce, it becomes necessary to make a custody decision so that it is clear where a child will spend time, which parent will be responsible for providing care, and which...

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Who Can Claim the Kids as Dependents After the Divorce?

July 17, 2018 Posted in Divorce

Having a child as a dependent used to entitle a parent to claim a dependency exemption, which was quite valuable. In 2017, for example, the credit was worth $4,050, which meant each child reduced a...

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Separate vs. Marital Property

June 29, 2018 Posted in Divorce

If you are ending a marriage, it is important to understand what will happen to your assets. You want to protect your right to your share of property, so you should talk with Dallas divorce lawyers...

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