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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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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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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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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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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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Coronavirus Pandemic

Posted on: April 2nd, 2020 by centipededigital

  Parents in Collin County and Denton County and throughout the state of Texas have concerns about child custody during the coronavirus pandemic. According to the Star-Telegram, Governor Greg Abbott said school closures do not give parents the right to extend custody schedules. Schools in Texas are closed through April 3rd at the earliest. Parents…

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Fifth Circuit Family Law Case Could Affect Texas Adoptions

Posted on: March 31st, 2020 by centipededigital

The U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals, which considers Texas appeals, recently heard oral arguments in an adoption case. The case, Brackeen v. Bernhardt, concerns the Indian Child Welfare Act of 1978 (ICWA). According to a recent report about the case in Vox, the court’s ruling could affect future Texas adoptions. The case began when…

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