Have you heard about hearsay?

Have you heard about hearsay?

“Objection your honor, that’s hearsay!” We’ve all heard it, either in court or on tv. But what does it mean? Well, law schools spend weeks on hearsay and all of its many exceptions. But let’s try to narrow it down to...

Making the Holidays Happy

Making the Holidays Happy

The chill in the air is here to stay. The kids have a few remnants of hard candy leftover from Halloween, but all that’s left of the chocolate are the golden ghosts of foil wrapping. It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas in the...

Trick or Treat: Halloween and Divorce

Trick or Treat: Halloween and Divorce

The costume decision. You know it changes at least three times. A princess? A jedi? A dragon? A ninja? A ninja-princess-dragon? Maybe it’s a themed costume where the parent and the child’s characters go together somehow. Whatever the...

Healthy Emotions

Healthy Emotions

Healthy Emotions Healthy emotions when dealing with divorce – There’s a reason why divorce is often equated with death.  In fact, divorce and death are two of the most stressful parts of life that people experience. Divorce is a death...

The Role of Post Divorce Insurance

Good article here from divorcemag. We commonly put life insurance provisions in divorce agreements and decrees in order to protect the spouse that is receiving alimony and/or child support in the event of the death of the paying ex spouse. Be...

France Simplifies Divorce

I think there is a definite place for this in American courts as well. When the parties are in agreement on all issues then it seems that the legal process could be extremely streamlined. No need to make it more complicated than it is.  ...

Social Media’s Newest Impact on Divorce

In Arkansas, as well as most states, you have to make sure the opposing party is properly served with divorce papers to start the divorce process. This usually means serving divorce papers via certified restricted delivery mail or by a sheriff or...