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The Effect of COVID-19 on Alimony in Texas 

Posted on: September 29th, 2020 by centipededigital No Comments

The Effect of COVID-19 on Alimony in Texas   The coronavirus is affecting virtually everyone’s lives today. But even amid a pandemic, life must go on, including regular family law proceedings. Hearings are still being conducted on divorce proceedings and modification of child support and alimony. However, COVID-19 is making some processes a bit more challenging.…

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How Long Will Alimony or Spousal Maintenance Last After My Texas Divorce?

Posted on: September 15th, 2020 by centipededigital No Comments

How Long Will Alimony or Spousal Maintenance Last After My Texas Divorce?  Alimony in Texas is legally known as “spousal maintenance”. Regardless of what you call it, the concept is the same—it is a payment from one spouse to another that arises out of a divorce proceeding. How long these payments will last depends on…

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How Family Court in Texas is Dealing with Coronavirus

Posted on: September 3rd, 2020 by centipededigital No Comments

How Family Court in Texas is Dealing with Coronavirus  Family law court in Texas is still moving forward despite COVID-19. As of June 29, 2020, Governor Abbott has continued the state of disaster in all 254 counties in Texas. While that does not mean that the courts are completely closed, there are restrictions, such as…

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How is Child Custody Awarded in Texas?

Posted on: August 1st, 2020 by centipededigital No Comments

Although a lot of things have changed because of COVID-19, the process of determining child custody in Texas has not. How you present your case may be different, but the facts that you must show remain essentially the same. The Courts still encourage parents to work together to develop a child custody solution that will…

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Considering Divorce in Collin County, Texas During COVID-19

Posted on: July 28th, 2020 by centipededigital No Comments

The Coronavirus pandemic has changed day-to-day living for a lot of people. You may not be able to go to the same places or generally act the same as you did before the crisis took hold in your area. Stress and anxiety about the pandemic are pretty universal feelings, but those feelings can often make…

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What to Expect During Your Divorce in Texas

Posted on: July 25th, 2020 by centipededigital No Comments

As the need for divorce becomes a reality, your mind may start to race in anticipation of what lies ahead. When that happens, sleepless nights may come your way more often than not, leaving you feeling like a mess. If you want to keep your anxiety from getting the best of you, it is important…

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Understanding Child Support in Collin County

Posted on: July 21st, 2020 by centipededigital No Comments

During a divorce, families must restructure their entire lives, including their finances. Figuring out child support is an important part of this process, though it is almost never easy. Both spouses need to participate in the creation of a plan and follow it precisely to make sure the kids retain their stability. Parents can make…

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What Is Equitable Distribution in Collin County?

Posted on: June 12th, 2020 by centipededigital No Comments

Divorces are rarely easy, but Texas law tries to make them as fair as possible. It may not always feel like it, but divorce in Texas is designed to be a reasonable way to divide assets and address issues with children. Texas is a community property state, which means that separating assets can actually be…

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Protecting Your Assets During a Divorce

Posted on: June 10th, 2020 by centipededigital No Comments

Money is the second leading cause of divorce. It is behind only infidelity. Misunderstanding, mismanagement, and general disagreements can all trigger huge rifts between couples. Money and other assets are also likely to be a big part of your divorce as well. Hiding assets is never a good idea; it is not only a violation…

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Child Custody Agreement or Trial

Posted on: June 3rd, 2020 by centipededigital No Comments

Divorces can be messy and painful, especially when children are involved. Custody issues often become some of the most difficult ones to resolve. After all, parents love their kids and want to be involved in their lives. Figuring out visitation and custody rights is tough. Parents can come to their own child custom agreement with…

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