Immigration For A Foreign Partner

Falling in love is something that can happen when least expected, such as while you are visiting a different country for work or vacation. A big struggle that many people face after entering into such relationships is keeping things going in a smooth manner over a long distance. However, there have been many successful long-distance relationships with people who live in different countries. Another struggle of long-distance relationships that are with foreigners is trying to live together in the U.


Six Factors That Influence How Much Alimony An Ex-Spouse Must Pay

Alimony can sometimes pose great financial hardships for an ex-spouse whose income level is significantly lower after divorcing than it was during the marriage.  Understanding which factors a divorce court will look at in determining alimony amounts can help an ex-spouse to alleviate the financial burden of alimony payments. If you understand what factors the court will be looking at, you can develop a strategy for defending yourself against alimony rulings that are unaffordable for you.


Can I Take My Children Out Of The Country If I Share Custody?

One of the most frequently asked questions related to child custody arrangements is whether or not you can take your children out of the country if you share custody of them with someone else. Maybe you are traveling for work or maybe you want to take your children on an exciting vacation. Regardless of why, you need to find out if you can legally leave the country with them. Here are the steps to follow to find out if you can and how to go about ensuring you can legally leave the country with your children.


Four Things You Need To Know Before You File A Wrongful Death Claim

If someone you love has been killed due to the wrong or negligent behavior of another person or a company, nothing you can do in court is going to bring that person back to life. However, you can possibly get money to pay for the medical bills they’ve left behind and/or money to help the person’s family thrive even though the person you love isn’t around to care for them. That’s what a wrongful death claim is all about.


Are "Unbundled" Legal Services Ideal For You?

If you’ve sought legal help for a divorce, bankruptcy, small claims action, or other matter, you may have worried about your financial ability to pay attorney fees and other legal costs for the duration of a case. However, many traditional law firms and solo practitioners are starting to offer unbundled services. Read on to learn more about these services and how they may be able to assist you the next time you need legal advice.


A Good Attorney Can Make All The Difference: 4 Creative Criminal Defenses

If you’ve been charged with a crime, your defense can mean the difference between being acquitted or being found guilty. The right criminal defense attorney will know how to form a defense that will help you during your trial. Sometimes, a creative defense is the key to an acquittal. Here are just a few of the most creative defenses ever attempted. Junk Food Made Me Do It In 1978, Dan White shot and killed San Francisco mayor, George Moscone.


3 Critical Ways a Family Law Attorney Can Help Your Child

If a divorce is tearing your life apart, you must see to it that your children survive the process with the necessary emotional health, financial support, and physical safety. A family law attorney can provide vital assistance to help you do just that. Here are three of the ways a family law firm can look out for your kids’ best interests. 1. Consider Special Needs Children with a mental or physical disability have special needs that add a whole extra layer of complexity to divorce and custody cases.