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Divorced Father on Docks

Smoothing the Rough Road of Divorce

Let’s face it, divorce is hard. The choices you make, however, are what determine the difference between a tough, emotional time and a long-term disruption to your entire life.

Divorce Finance

Divorce after 50 and Your Finances

How you handle your divorce WILL have an impact on your golden years Older couples are getting divorced more frequently than ever before, and because they’ve had more time for their finances to intertwine

Baby Boomer Divorces – a Rising Trend

Boomers seeking divorce more than ever as they age We’ve been seeing a rise in the number of baby boomers coming into divorce court over the past few years, and now a study is confirming that it’s not just a trend in the Dayton area. How common is it? Take a look at these figures…

Helping Men Avoid Common Divorce Mistakes

Steer clear of these pitfalls to help your case go smoothly There are many common mistakes that men make when they go through a divorce, mistakes that end up costing them in time, money, and, most important, wind up negatively influencing child custody decisions. The good news is that many of the most common pitfalls…

Equal Parenting

It’s important to recognize that having both parents involved is what’s best for the children The fight for equal parenting time is going on across the States, and it’s amazing to see it gaining support from more and more officials, as well as the legal community. Of course with stories like the one we found…

Inequality in Child Custody Cases

Dads are good parents too! “Inequality” has become a modern political buzzword, usually used in the context of an outrage that demands legislative correction. Lately the gap in pay between men and women has raised a few hackles. Critics say that although women make up approximately half of all workers in the United States, they…

Potential Landmark Pet Custody Case

Do you consider your pets part of the family? Last month, a landmark case further progressed the position of animals as not property, but something approaching a child – at least when it comes to custody, that is. In determining how the case was to be handled, Manhattan Supreme Court Justice Matthew Cooper took into…

An Incredible Child Custody Resource

Learning how the law works can be a great help to your child custody case The Internet is an amazing resource for learning, well, just about anything. This is great for anyone facing a child custody case, because while a good attorney can fight for you in the courtroom, it’s up to you to get…

Too Many Ohio Children Injured in ATV Accidents

[Editor’s note: The following is a guest blog post from our friends at Slater & Zurz LLP. which addresses a major safety issue in the state we call home.] Why are so many Ohio kids being hurt in ATV accidents? According to the U.S. Consumer Products Safety Commission (CPSC) nearly 100 children under the age…