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What To Avoid During Your High Asset Divorce…

What To Avoid During Your High Asset Divorce…

Divorce isn’t easy, but high-asset divorces can get very complicated. Dividing the assets is one of the most difficult stages of divorce, followed by custody. Locating all the assets and determining their worth, while remaining cordial can be very hard, depending on...

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Will I Have To Sell My Home If I Divorce In Kentucky?…

Will I Have To Sell My Home If I Divorce In Kentucky?…

Kentucky is an equitable distribution state which can make dividing assets appear unfair during a divorce. Most clients are under the assumption that all assets are divided in half. What is Each Spouses Contribution? Under KRS 403.190, the judge will look at each...

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6 Questions and Answers About Chapter 7 Bankruptcy…

6 Questions and Answers About Chapter 7 Bankruptcy…

Across the country, people are struggling to make ends meet and many Americans are overwhelmed with debt that will soon make or break them. Where Did The Debt Come From? Debt comes from loans and credit cards, whose terms we agree to. However, it also can come from...

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6 Tips That Will Help Get Your Estate Plan In Order…

6 Tips That Will Help Get Your Estate Plan In Order…

Estate planning is important for everyone, no matter their age or wealth. Estate planning avoids taxes and legal tie-ups and ensures funds are bequeathed as you wish. An estate plan appoints the right people to take care of your kids and even you if you're...

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7 Things An Adoption Attorney Wants You To Know…

7 Things An Adoption Attorney Wants You To Know…

You need an experienced adoption attorney to answer all your question throughout the process. Laws vary from state to state so it is import your attorney is admitted to the bar in the state of your adoption procedure. You need lots of answers and it is not always a...

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A List of Pros and Cons For Chapter 13 Bankruptcy…

A List of Pros and Cons For Chapter 13 Bankruptcy…

Making the decision to file Chapter 13 bankruptcy is one of the most difficult decisions you will make. Although the decision may be challenging, sometimes filing Chapter 13 bankruptcy with a bankruptcy lawyer is the best choice for you. Dealing with financial...

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The Differences Between Divorce and Legal Separation…

The Differences Between Divorce and Legal Separation…

Divorce terminates a marriage and separation doesn't but most of the same issues will follow. Child customer, child visitation, child support, alimony, division of property/debt, etc.  Types of Legal Separation and Separation Agreements Formal Separation Process...

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Can Student Loans Be Discharged Through Bankruptcy?

Can Student Loans Be Discharged Through Bankruptcy?

Many people seek educational opportunities to further their careers. Many of them have to finance their education with student loans, which can become overwhelmingly burdensome. Some are finding few job opportunities after they get out of school. Others have had a...

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What Parents Need to Know About Paternity

What Parents Need to Know About Paternity

In most cases, a father isn't considered a legal father unless the parents of that child were married or in a civil union at the time of the child's birth. Living together or planning to be married doesn't legally make the man the legal father of the child. Therefore,...

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2 Signs That Bankruptcy May Be The Best Option For You…

2 Signs That Bankruptcy May Be The Best Option For You…

If you are contemplating filing for bankruptcy, it is important to understand that your choice of lawyer can have a great impact on the way your bankruptcy is resolved. It is important to work with an experienced lawyer who will be able to address every issue in your...

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How To Create a Strategy to Reduce or Eliminate Debts…

How To Create a Strategy to Reduce or Eliminate Debts…

There are multitudes of people who feel that maintaining a positive financial standing is a vital component of life. However sometimes life sends monetary woes in various forms which could be difficult to predict or plan for. While struggling with debt Kentucky...

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What Can I Do If I Cannot Pay My Child Support?…

What Can I Do If I Cannot Pay My Child Support?…

The law requires a non-custodial parent to pay a monthly allowance to help a custodial parent with child-rearing expenses. Child support is determined by a court in the state of residence. To ensure consistency in the amount of child support awarded to custodial...

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6 Benefits Of Family Law Mediation During A Divorce…

6 Benefits Of Family Law Mediation During A Divorce…

If negotiation with the other party proves unsuccessful, resolving issues through informal negotiations of mediation may be a good alternative. Mediation is an informal process that lets both parties discuss important issues in a structured environment. A neutral...

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How Do I Talk to My Kids About Divorce?…

How Do I Talk to My Kids About Divorce?…

Divorce is a stressful experience for everyone involved, and it can be especially traumatic for children. If you and your spouse are considering a separation or divorce, keep it to yourselves until you know for sure. Your kids are on a need-to-know basis and they do...

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How is Custody Determined in Cases of Unmarried Parents?

How is Custody Determined in Cases of Unmarried Parents?

When most people think of child custody, they think of divorce. In the divorce process, parents reach an agreement about where children will live, how the children will be financially supported, and how much time each parent will spend with the children. If the...

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If I Relocate, Will It Affect Our Child Custody Agreement?

If I Relocate, Will It Affect Our Child Custody Agreement?

Yes. If you have joint-custody of a child and one of you decide to relocate, it can impact your custody agreement. The relocating parent might not be allowed to move the child with them. If one parent is in opposition, you will have to settle it out in court. If a...

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Do Incarcerated Parents Pay Child Support in Kentucky?

Do Incarcerated Parents Pay Child Support in Kentucky?

There are approximately 1.49 million people in federal and state prison. More than 50 percent of those inmates have one or more children under the age of 18, leaving an estimated 2.7 million children with a parent incarcerated. In addition, a 2003 study estimated that...

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Can I Change the Terms of My Divorce Settlement?…

Can I Change the Terms of My Divorce Settlement?…

Divorce is a highly contentious ares of law. Divorcees are not as quick to turn toward private settlement negotiation to resolve their dispute. Once you sign your divorce agreement, or after a family court has issued a judgment, it can be difficult to change the terms...

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Florence, KY 41042

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