The Lone Star State is one of nine that has so-called “community property” laws in place. Generally, it means that everything acquired during the period of a marriage is considered part of the marital estate and is to be divided equally. This is usually on a 50-50 scale, and there are exceptions but … [Read more...] about Texas Is A Community Property State. How Does It Affect My Family?
After a successful engagement, there are a number of plans to make. Although nobody likes to talk about it, a prenuptial agreement should be part of those plans. But let’s face it—this is an awkward conversation no matter what. We’ve discussed prenups before, including the business aspects as … [Read more...] about How To Bring Up A Prenuptial Agreement To Your Partner?
Adoption in Texas can be a difficult and time-consuming process. In recent years, the process has continued to be long-term as well as potentially expensive. But is it harder than it used to be? Support After Adoption We’ve discussed adoption many times on this blog, and have published … [Read more...] about Is It Harder To Adopt Than It Used To Be In Fort Worth?
If you live in the Fort Worth area and are facing the prospect of a divorce, it is likely that you feel a bit overwhelmed. Not only is the dissolution of a marriage an emotional roller coaster, but it comes with plenty of practical questions that demand answers as well. The complicated nature of … [Read more...] about What Are The Alimony Laws In Fort Worth, Texas?