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Couples should be Wary of Online Divorce Programs

You probably know at least one couple that met online, but do you know any couples that got their divorce online?  It may sound strange, but a new program called Wevorce is attempting to corner the divorce market by offering a simplified online divorce solution that is cheaper than the in-person process. According to the… [...]

App Helps Divorcing Couples Divide Assets

Modern technology continues to play an integral role in divorce proceedings, and a new app is trying to simplify the difficult task of dividing assets during a divorce. iSplit Divorce was developed by George Moskoff after he and his wife of 25 years filed for divorce last year.  Moskoff said he and his wife wrote… [...]

Halle Berry Ordered to pay $20k in Child Support

Actress Halle Berry has been in a legal battle with her ex, Gabriel Aubry, for a while now over custody of their four-year-old daughter Nahla. This week, the custody judge ordered Berry to pay Aubry $20,000 a month in child support. That adds up to roughly a quarter of a million dollars per year. This… [...]

Flavor Flav Faces Jail Time over Unpaid Child Support

Flavor Flav, former hype man for Public Enemy, is currently facing a 180 day jail sentence for failing to pay child support. Flav owes $111,186 in child support payments to Angie Parker, the mother of three of his seven children. By law, Flav is required to pay Parker $837.72 a week in child support. Parker… [...]

Possible Government Shutdown and the Court’s Role

There has been much talk of the government shutdown in the state of Minnesota, scheduled for July 1 if the legislators and governor are unable to reach an agreement on the budget. As of now, an agreement does not seem promising, and both sides are taking further steps to protect programs during the shutdown. Both… [...]

Contesting the Guardian Ad Litem Report

In some instances, a Guardian Ad Litem will be appointed by the Court or the parties to conduct an evaluation on the current custody and parenting time arrangement. In that case, the Guardian Ad Litem will issue a report that sets apart findings as well as recommendations for the future custody and parenting time arrangements. What… [...]