You have decided to get a divorce and hope to work it out peacefully. How can you prepare for talking to your spouse about an amicable divorce? 1. Educate yourself about the options. You can do your own divorce but often people need professional help to avoid problems. Mediation and Collaborative Practice are two methods… Read more »
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You are Preparing to Separate. What Should You Consider if You are Going to Stay in the House or Use a Jointly Owned Car?
“Watts” charges or credits refers to the case of In Re the Marriage of Watts. The court in that case dealt with the issue of what happens when one party in a divorce uses a community asset after separation. Common situations are when one party stays in the family residence and the other moves out… Read more »
Have You Decided to Separate? What Do You Tell Your Children and How Do You Protect Them?
Research shows us that it is important for children to have age appropriate information about what is happening and the impact on them. We also know that it is important that the children not be caught in the middle between parents. Talking poorly about the other parent to or in front of your children is… Read more »