Attorneys fees in domestic violence proceedings
Third-party communication in domestic violence proceedings
Its Valentine’s Day once more and while those in successful – or new – relationships will celebrate, people in unhappy marriages – or recently divorced – may wonder what went wrong. Sometimes it is obvious. The couple could not survive infidelity, domestic abuse or the stress of bankruptcy or of serious illness or disability.
Social Security benefits for a surviving divorced spouse
Exploring the Florida requirements to produce and supplement mandatory disclosure in divorce proceedings
Protecting the financial privacy interests of nonparties to a Florida divorce, part 2
Protecting the financial privacy interests of nonparties to a Florida divorce, part 1
Exploring the legal requirements for the disqualification of Florida trial judges.
Broadly, the term “venue” in the legal context refers to the court or courts in which a plaintiff may file a particular kind of lawsuit. Florida has a statute with three distinct bases for determining proper venue, which state courts have repeatedly interpreted in the context of a divorce proceeding.
In divorces where minor children are involved, child support is a key issue. Payment or receipt of child support can make a difference in the parties’ standard of living, which impacts the kind of lives the kids will have, as well.