Divorce can be a difficult and painful process. Both sides think about what went wrong, and maybe how they could have done things differently. Maybe one party isn’t interested in “right” or “wrong,” but “winning” the fight. Unfortunately, many divorce cases have no true “winners.” Sometimes … [Read more...] about False Accusation Of Child Abuse While In Process Of Divorce
In Texas, the term “alimony” refers to the monetary support that one spouse receives from the other as the result of divorce proceedings. These payments may also be referred to by the court as “spousal maintenance.” In Texas, the alimony that a spouse may receive from their former spouse can depend … [Read more...] about When Can Alimony be Reduced in Texas?
After a divorce is final, life continues and people go in many directions. Your decree is signed by a judge to address your needs, your spouse’s needs, and the children’s needs at that time. Because everyone experiences change, your divorce decree from several years ago may not meet your needs … [Read more...] about Obtaining A Modification Of Your Texas Divorce Decree
Many business owners have worked a long time to build their business. From accountants, doctors, and lawyers to plumbers, electricians, and air conditioner repair technicians, business owners work long hours to make a living, make a profit, and in many cases, provide for their families. When … [Read more...] about What Will Happen To My Business In A Fort Worth Divorce?
One of the many fallouts of the COVID-19 pandemic has been the adoption process in Texas. It’s been a year since the world shut down in an effort to stem the spread of the coronavirus. There is progress since Texas and several other states have re-opened to 100% capacity. There are still some areas … [Read more...] about The Pandemic and Adoption in Fort Worth
When a judge signs a custody order, child support to the custodial parent, or “managing conservator,” is frequently involved. Texas courts believe that children are better off when they receive emotional as well as financial support from both parents. Therefore, the non-custodial parent or … [Read more...] about How Are Texas Child Support Payments Enforced And What To Do If They’re Not
Adopting a child (or children) can be life-changing. The process can take a long time, and also become expensive, especially if you adopt through a private agency. The Texas Department of Family and Protective Services offers adoption assistance for those who decide to adopt a child or children … [Read more...] about Texas State Adoption Assistance Program for Fort Worth Families
If you’re considering divorce, or have begun the process, you may be mired in fear, sadness, and even depression. This is especially true if you have family members who are unsympathetic, or even hostile to the decision—whether or not it was yours. You have a lot on your mind. Where am I going to … [Read more...] about Positive Effects Of A Fort Worth Divorce
If you’ve decided to pursue adoption to start or expand your family, you probably know that it’s a long, time-consuming process. There are a lot of details, including a home study by a social worker. The State of Texas wants to ensure that before they allow someone to take responsibility for raising … [Read more...] about Criminal Convictions and Adoptions in Fort Worth?
Texas laws for conservatorship (custody) after divorce are fairly straightforward. For unmarried parents, the laws are more complex, particularly for the father of the child. When two people transition out of a non-marital relationship that resulted in children, they don’t go through a … [Read more...] about Child Custody For Unmarried Parents in Fort Worth