How Will Adultery Impact A Divorce Case?

Posted on: 5 April 2016

Divorce is complicated as it is, but when you add adultery to the mix, you complicate matters further. Infidelity can dramatically impact the grounds for divorce while also affecting the dividing of assets. Grounds for Divorce When filing for a divorce, you have to essentially choose the grounds on which you are divorcing your partner. You have the option to choose several different grounds, but one of those is adultery. [Read More]

Who Gets Custody Of Your Puppies When You Get A Divorce?

Posted on: 4 April 2016

If you and your spouse bought puppies at a happier time in your marriage, you may not be so eager to part with them when you go through a divorce. While the law generally regards pets as property like your electronic equipment or furniture, some courts recognize that dogs are part of the family and may choose to award custody based on other factors. Here are some things which might affect who walks away from your marriage with your dogs. [Read More]

Adultery Is Still A Crime In Some States And Not Only A Top Reason For Divorce

Posted on: 28 March 2016

Adultery remains one of the top reasons couples get divorced in the United States. While some couples are able to get past it and work out their problems, there are many who deem it a much too difficult indiscretion to get past. Did you know that adultery is still illegal in some states? Criminal charges for affairs include fines, jail time, or both.  Arizona Arizona's laws on adultery could send you or your spouse to jail for up to a month. [Read More]

Getting Remarried? 3 Legal Considerations Before Doing So

Posted on: 24 March 2016

When you went through your first divorce, you probably swore up and down that you would never get hitched again so that you would never have to go through the heartache again. But time heals most wounds and you have come across the perfect man or woman and you think you're ready to say those nuptials again, but should you or should you just cohabitate forever? Luckily, there are a few things that you can do to avoid past mistakes down the road while still being able to enjoy the happiness that remarriage: [Read More]