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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 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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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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Most Divorce Hearings in Texas Put on Hold

Posted on: April 5th, 2020 by centipededigital

Anyone who had a divorce hearing scheduled in Collin County or Denton County in the upcoming days will need to wait. According to an article in The Dallas Morning News, Collin County and Denton County courts recently suspended all non-essential court matters. Citing the risks associated with the novel coronavirus, Collin County and Denton County…

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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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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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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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Divorce

Posted on: February 28th, 2020 by centipededigital

  The Law Office of Lauren Cain is exclusively focused on the practice of family law and divorce. Our mission is to provide our clients with the legal guidance, support and advocacy that they need to overcome the complex emotional and financial issues associated with family law. When facing the end of your marriage, the decisions…

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