Blog Posts in November, 2009

Child Custody Battles: Tips for Surviving the Holidays

Are you currently involved in a child custody battle? If so, you probably know that the holidays can be quite challenging as both you and your ex will want to spend quality time with your children. ...

Michelle Nathan becomes a member of Find a Family Law Attorney

Michelle Nathan becomes a member of Find a Family Law Attorney. We are pleased to inform you that Michelle Nathan, has become a member of our directory. If you need the services of a Family Lawyer in ...

Lindsay Lohan's Dad Owes $15,000 in Child Support

According to several media outlets, Lindsay Lohan's father owes $15,000 in unpaid child support to his ex-wife, Dina Lohan. News sources say that Michael Lohan is very behind on payments for three of ...

Single Parents Can Win $10,000 in Raffle

Dawnette Lounds, founder and owner of Angel Eyes Publishing Corporation and author of "The Face of Child Support," is offering $10,000 to deserving single parents who are struggling to support their ...

Michigan Has Adoption Day

In the state of Michigan, this past Tuesday was a very special day for hundreds of families as it was Michigan Adoption Day. Across the state, emotions were high in several courtroom this week, ...

Gosselin Divorce to Be Finalized Soon

Several news sources are reporting that the divorce between Jon and Kate Gosselin could be finalized by the end of 2009. The couple is very well-known for their show "Jon & Kate Plus Eight" on ...

Can a Football Game Lead to Domestic Violence?

A study by economists David Card of UC Berkeley and Gordon B. Dahl of UC San Diego has found that domestic violence rates tend to increase when a football team suffers an upset. Card and Dahl looked ...

Article Shows Working Mothers are Losing Child Custody Cases

Working Mother Magazine plans to release an article in December that claims more and more working mothers are losing custody of their children. The article is entitled "Single Mom Seeking" and it ...

Shaq Splits from Wife, Heading to Divorce Court

Basketball superstar Shaquille O'Neal is the latest celebrity heading to divorce court. The Cleveland Cavaliers center is splitting from his wife "Shaunie" after six years and 11 months of marriage. ...

Child Support Amnesty Program Launched in Clark County, NV

Parents facing legal repercussions after failing behind on their child support payments have been given a chance to catch back up. The Clark County, Nevada District Attorney's office has launched ...

Richard J. Mockler, P.A. becomes a member of Find a Family Law Attorney

Richard J. Mockler, P.A. becomes a member of Find a Family Law Attorney. We are pleased to inform you that Tampa Family Law Attorney, Richard J. Mockler, P.A., has become a member of our directory. If ...

Post Office Files Lawsuit for Child Support Collection Scheme

The United States Postal Service has filed a lawsuit against a private child support collections company, claiming the company used mail in a collection scheme. USPS filed its lawsuit in federal court ...

Washington Voters Approve Expanding Domestic Partnership Rights

Voters in Washington State have approved a new "everything but marriage" law that expands the rights of domestic partners. The measure asked voters to approve or reject an expansion to the state's ...

San Diego Divorce Lawyer becomes a member of Find a Family Law Attorney

San Diego Divorce Lawyer becomes a member of Find a Family Law Attorney. We are pleased to inform you that San Diego Family Law Attorney, San Diego Divorce Lawyer, has become a member of our ...

Johnson Sauer Legal Group becomes a member of Find a Family Law Attorney

Johnson Sauer Legal Group becomes a member of Find a Family Law Attorney. We are pleased to inform you that Denver Family Law Attorney, Johnson Sauer Legal Group, has become a member of our directory. ...

Survey Finds Divorce Filings Have Declined

A survey conducted by the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (AAML) has found the number of divorce filings has decreased significantly since the fourth quarter of 2008. According to the survey, ...

Supreme Court Rules Parents Must Still Pay Child Support Even When Parental Rights are Terminated

The West Virginia Supreme Court has ruled that abusive or neglectful parents who relinquish their parental rights are still required to make child support payments. In two separate cases, two fathers ...

David T. Gilchrist becomes a member of Find a Family Law Attorney

David T. Gilchrist becomes a member of Find a Family Law Attorney. We are pleased to inform you that David T. Gilchrist, has become a member of our directory. If you need the services of a Family ...

Domestic Abuse Program Receives $1 Million Grant to Expand Programs

The new Family Justice Center in Westchester County, New York has been given a $1 million federal grant from the U.S. Department of Justice's Offices on Violence Against Women. The Family Justice ...