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Divorce Considerations During the Coronavirus Crisis

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

Covid-19 has changed our lives, in some ways, potentially forever. It is changing the way we work, how we interact socially and it is impacting our relationships. For some, it is having an impact on divorce considerations and proceedings. Whether you are in the midst of divorce proceedings or whether the situation has caused you…

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Texas Couples Should Have a Prenuptial Agreement

Posted on: March 27th, 2020 by centipededigital

Anyone who lives in Texas should think about entering into a prenuptial agreement before marriage in the event of divorce. According to a recent report from CNBC, the financial expert Suze Orman specifically addressed prenuptial agreements in Texas. Couples in Texas and other community property states should always have a premarital agreement in place. As…

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Should I Sign a Prenuptial Agreement?

Posted on: January 13th, 2017 by centipededigital

It seems that this question comes up more and more lately with clients. Two people are planning on getting married; one of them has a house, a business, vehicles, and a substantial savings account, while the other has no real assets besides a car. Or, an older couple decides to get married. The couple’s children…

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Common Law (Informal) Marriage In Texas

Posted on: June 23rd, 2016 by centipededigital

There are many misconceptions when it comes to what is considered and what is not considered a common law marriage in the State of Texas. Typically, people believe that if a man and woman live together for an extended period of time, their union may translate into a common law marriage. However, common law marriage…

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Termination Of Parental Rights In Texas

Posted on: June 13th, 2016 by centipededigital

The parent-child relationship is a special bond, however, circumstances may deem that the termination of parental rights may be in the best interest of a child. The legal process of relinquishing a parent’s rights to their child is not taken lightly and will only be ordered under legally defined circumstances. The State of Texas recognizes…

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Tips For How to Prepare For Divorce

Posted on: February 22nd, 2016 by centipededigital

The decision to file for a divorce is a difficult one. When you said, “I Do,” you never anticipated it wasn’t going to be forever. Unfortunately, in today’s society, almost half of all marriages end in divorce. Most couples who start the process of a divorce are unprepared, and many times unsure about the process.…

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What are the Legal Advantages or Disadvantages Between Domestic Partnership and Marriage?

Posted on: February 12th, 2016 by centipededigital

Since not all couples decide to seal their relationship with a marriage certificate, some states offer a domestic partnership. Domestic Partnership in some states applies to both same-sex or traditional couples, or in some cases for couples over the age of 62. Some employers offer domestic partnership benefits such as health or dental, life insurance…

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