Blog Posts in October, 2009

What Are the Requirements for Divorce?

Depending on your state of residence, you may have to meet certain legal grounds before you will be eligible to file for divorce. Some states, like California, do not require a couple to meet any type ...

Gay-Rights Advocates in Calif. Want to Ban Divorce

Gay marriage advocates in California are fighting back against the people and organizations who argued that marriage should remain between a man and a woman because the Bible says so. Many opponents ...

Gavic Law Offices becomes a member of Find a Family Law Attorney

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

New Law Puts Gambling Winnings Towards Unpaid Child Support

A new Colorado law has helped the state recover more than $600,000 in unpaid child support. The law requires casinos to conduct a computer check if a person wins over $1,200. If the computer database ...

Benefits of an Uncontested Divorce

When a couple is able to mutually agree upon the various terms of their divorce (i.e.- child custody, spousal support, property division, child support, etc.), it is referred to as an uncontested ...

NY Legislator Proposes Domestic Violence Registry

Efforts are underway in New York to create a domestic violence registry, similar to the type of registry used to identify and keep track of sex offenders. The registry is being pursued by Suffolk ...

Kate Gosselin Seeks Additional Child & Spousal Support From Jon

The divorce battle between TV's Jon and Kate Gosselin rages on. Kate Gosselin has filed paperwork with the court for more child support and temporary spousal support after Jon took approximately ...

Dealing with a Contested Divorce

Divorce is never easy as spouses who are facing divorce have to contend with a variety of emotions that may make them sad, angry or sometimes irrational. When people decide that they want to file for ...

Paternity Test Confirms Jude Law is a New Father

A paternity test has confirmed that Jude Law is the father of Samantha Burke's daughter, Sophia. Burke, whom Law met and had a brief relationship with last year, gave birth to her daughter in ...