Family Law

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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Serving Collin County During COVID-19

Posted on: May 24th, 2020 by centipededigital No Comments

As the COVID-19 situation continues to evolve, life marches on. Court closings, postponements, and delays are without question impacting family law processes, however, legal professionals continue to pursue their cases. At the Law Offices of Lauren Cain, we continue to monitor the situation. Despite closures, the Law Office of Lauren Cain is equipped for phone…

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Texas Child Support Division Goes Virtual

Posted on: April 4th, 2020 by centipededigital

  Pandemics do not result in fewer concerns about child support in Texas. To be sure, many parents who make child support payments have lost their jobs. As a result, those parents have concerns about upholding child support obligations. Likewise, parents who receive child support payments have concerns about losing that support. As an article…

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Texas Foster Care System Up for Revamp

Posted on: January 16th, 2017 by centipededigital

It should not take something drastic for the state to realize that the child protection system of Texas needs a complete overhaul, but unfortunately, that is what has happened right here in Texas. According to Chron, Fort Bend County sheriff’s deputies initiated an investigation after Child Protective Services (CPS) decided to remove seven adopted children…

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Texas Child Protective Services – Protecting Texas Children?

Posted on: October 13th, 2016 by centipededigital

While too many parents are fighting the Texas Child Protective Services (CPS) for allegations that are not true, there are tens of thousands of children in the state of Texas that are believed to be in imminent danger of either abuse or neglect, according to The Dallas Morning News. In fact, over the course of…

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