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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…

4 Key Factors in Pet Custody Cases

Do you know how pet custody is decided? Until recently, courts treated pets just like they did a sofa – in other words, simply property to be divided. Now, though, a shift in the way our companions are viewed means pet custody has become a much more complicated issue. Along with child custody, many divorce…

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…

Protecting Your Right to Pet Custody

Don’t lose your pet in a divorce The number of pet custody cases that cross our desks have grown immensely in recent years, and it’s no local trend. All over the States, custody battles are being fought over our furry friends, and if you’re an animal lover you want to do everything possible to stay…

Sharing Pet Custody

Agreeing to share pet custody can make things easier on both parties When it comes to custody battles, the first thing most people think is kids, but far less consider the other loved ones in the family. That’s right, we’re talking about the pets! If you’re both animal lovers, chances are you’re quite attached to…