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Oct 10, 2018

The Divorce Rate Seems to Be Declining in the US

By |October 10th, 2018|Divorce|0 Comments

It’s a popular joke online that Millennials are “killing” everything: diamonds, department stores, various fast-food restaurants, and so forth. What is less of a joke is the younger generation’s divorce rates. According to new research by University of Maryland, College Park, the children (and grandchildren) of the Baby Boomers may be “killing” divorce, too. Phillip [...]

Oct 3, 2018

We Broke Up. Who Keeps the Ring?

By |October 3rd, 2018|Divorce|0 Comments

In the fairytale version of our lives, two people meet, fall in love, one proposes marriage with a ring, the other accepts, they get married, and they live happily ever after. Engagement jewelry is made to last, is quite expensive, and has a lot of emotional attachment for both the giver and receiver. As you [...]

Sep 26, 2018

Jolie-Pitt Child Custody Battle Still Going – What You Can Learn from It

By |September 26th, 2018|Child Custody, Divorce|0 Comments

Since Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt announced their divorce in 2016 after a 12-year relationship, they have been involved in a lengthy child custody dispute. After court documents were leaked to the press, entertainment news reported that Jolie may be in danger of losing primary custody of their children. When it comes down to the [...]

Sep 19, 2018

Back to School Tips for Divorced Parents

By |September 19th, 2018|Divorce|0 Comments

For some children, school can be stressful when their parents are divorced, whether the divorce was years ago or just happened over the summer. It is our responsibility as parents to ensure our kids feel safe and secure at school and at home. But when parents divorce, there can be a lot of questions regarding [...]

Aug 22, 2018

Can I Modify My Divorce Agreement?

By |August 22nd, 2018|Divorce|0 Comments

Between the time you got divorced and the time you read this, your life circumstances may have changed. Or, maybe your ex-spouse's life circumstances have changed. Either way, your original divorce decree may no longer make sense. In cases like these, you may be able to modify your divorce agreement to adjust it to your [...]

Jul 11, 2018

Tennessee Court of Appeals Tells Lawmakers that Same-Sex Divorce Case is None of Their Business

By |July 11th, 2018|Family Law|0 Comments

In 2016, Sabrina and Erica Witt became the first same-sex couple to file for divorce in Tennessee. Their story made national news not only because they wished to divorce, but because of the heart-breaking custody battle that ensued. Eventually, Knox County 4th Circuit Court Judge Greg McMillan ruled that despite Erica’s sex, she would be [...]

Jun 13, 2018

Co-Parenting Etiquette for Father’s Day

By |June 13th, 2018|Divorce|0 Comments

Father's Day began in 1910, when a daughter wanted to honor her father, who had raised six children alone after his wife died in childbirth. In 1972, Father's Day became a permanent holiday signed into law by President Richard Nixon. Today, Father’s Day can be fraught with many mixed emotions, but after a divorce it [...]

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