It’s one of the most unpleasant and heart-wrenching causes of divorce: adultery. Some estimates show that upwards of 40% of married couples in the US have been impacted by infidelity for various reasons. Even many people who have committed adultery believe that it’s wrong. Most divorces are … [Read more...] about Effect of Adultery on Alimony in Texas
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?
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
The advent of affordable over-the-counter DNA testing has become a way for people to learn about their heritage and their medical history. But readily available DNA testing has also caused considerable confusion as well. Without realizing the ramifications, many individuals happily take … [Read more...] about How Is An Order Of Filiation Used In A Divorce Case?
Why do people get divorced? Every couple has their own reasons, from people in your neighborhood to high-profile celebrities that share every detail of their lives. Reasons listed in the divorce petition can vary from standard “incompatibility” to the more distressing things like infidelity and … [Read more...] about What Are The Most Common Reasons For Divorce Today?