What is a Postnuptial Agreement and How Can It Protect You?

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What is a Postnuptial Agreement and How Can It Protect You?

August 24th, 2017

With over half of marriages ending in divorce, protecting yourself and your assets is a legitimate concern. However, with the stigma associated with prenuptial agreements, most couples enter into matrimony without any kind of legal document outlining the financial responsibilities that will be shared, and those that will be kept separate. As many people are […]

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4 Frequently Asked Questions About Legal Guardianship

July 19th, 2017

When your family is in transition, it is important to understand any and all of the options available to you, to ensure that your loved ones are taken care of. There are many legal possibilities that lie outside of the usual routes of marriage, divorce, adoption, and the like. One of these things is legal […]

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Don’t Sabotage Yourself in Your Divorce Case

June 23rd, 2017

If you are considering, or are in the process of, divorce or other legal separation, you are probably under quite a bit of stress. Emotions tend to run high during these times, and unfortunately, they can get the best of us if we’re not careful. Too often, individuals do or say things that can sabotage […]

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Factors In Determining Child Support

May 31st, 2017

Under California law, both parents are required to provide support for their children, until one of the following occurs: the child turns 19, turns 18 and is no longer a full-time high school student, marries, dies, or becomes legally emancipated. For many couples who are getting divorced or separated, it is hard to know exactly […]

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Are You a Victim Of Domestic Violence? Here’s Why You Need an Attorney

April 27th, 2017

Physical or verbal abuse between family members is unfortunately quite common, and it’s estimated that 1 in 3 women, and 1 in 4 men will experience physical violence at the hands of an intimate partner sometime in their lives. Over 10 million people each year are victims of domestic violence, and only a portion of […]

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Seven Misconceptions About Prenuptial Agreements

April 6th, 2017

Marriage is one of the biggest commitments that anyone can make during their lifetime, but too many couples rush into this legally binding contract without thorough preparation. With over half of marriages ending in divorce, it’s always a great idea to talk to a marriage and family lawyer before taking the plunge. One of the […]

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Protecting Your Pets In Your Divorce

February 23rd, 2017

Here at T&L Family Law, we love our pets, and we are sure you do too. Dogs, cats, and other companion animals give joy and meaning to our lives, and we consider them a part of the family. Under previous law, these pets were deemed property, and weren’t given any special consideration in divorce or […]

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Don’t Go To Just Any Lawyer For Your High Asset Divorce

February 16th, 2017

All marriages, even those between members of the elite class, are subject to the same trials and challenges, and many will end in divorce. Depending on your social and economic standing, you may need special handling for your marital dissolution. Complicated property divisions, joint business ownerships, offshore bank accounts, stock options, and insurance packages may […]

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