Listen to Our Children in Need: Special Needs Children and Divorce

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By Sherri Donovan Reprinted with author’s permission While every divorce is extremely difficult, with or without children, divorce for parents with a special needs child can be even more so. Advances in treatment of newborns with low birth weight and other serious medical conditions have dramatically increased the number of families that include a special …

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100 divorce rules to live by

49. Don’t expect your friends to re-arrange their entire life to be there for you when your marriage ends. Remember that they have their own lives, marriages and schedules so don’t take it personally if they aren’t always able to be there to hold your hand.

Do American divorce lawyers have a legal duty to report tax cheats and tax dodgers?

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a UK law, dating back to 2003 makes it a legal duty for divorce solicitors in the UK to report “suspicions” of tax dodging and tax cheating to the National Criminal Intelligence Service pursuant to the Proceeds of Crime Act. This anti money laundering legislation “applied to the transfer of assets from a person to their ex spouse on divorce.” Do American divorce lawyers have a similar duty?

Pensions, divorce: What rights do you have?

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As a general rule, pensions are marital property. You have a right to the share of your spouse’s pension even if you have been divorced décades before your spouse retires. Like real estate, stocks, and cash, pensions will be divided up between the two people after a divorce.

Hidden costs of divorce: you will never suspect how much you actually pay to get divorced

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Children: Divorce takes a toll on children. This is often a hidden cost. Sometimes, the effects of divorce on children is a stealth expense. You can’t really see it; you don’t know exactly when you lost your kids and may not even trace it back to pain from your divorce. But children suffer a great deal from their parents divorce. They suffer emotionally, economically, socially, educationally, mentally.

DIVORCE HELP: 8 questions answered by a divorce lawyer

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What are the grounds for divorce?In every state in the United States, divorce can be obtained with no grounds. All a party has to say is that the marriage is over and he or she can get a divorce on the basis of “irreconcilable differences.”

LONDON: Miss Malaysia Pauline Chai v. Laura Ashley Tycoon Khoo Kay Peng: A divorce where venue is the object

 The history This is an interesting international divorce case going on in the Divorce Capital of the World – LONDON. According to news reports from publications that include the Telegraph and Times Online, Miss Malaysia 1969 Pauline Chai, wants close to 500 million pounds in divorce settlement from her 74 year old husband and Laura Ashley Tycoon, …

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Divorce Saloon speaks with Lisa Decker on protecting personal wealth from divorce: READ FULL Q&A

Pensions, Divorce

Divorce Saloon interviewed certified divorce financial analyst Lisa Decker who hails from Georgia but has an international practice. Lisa is extremely knowledgeable about money matters. In fact, her blog,   Divorce Money Matters,  is called just that. We thought we would pick Lisa’s brain a little bit to get some clarity on certain money questions we …

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