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What Makes a Successful Marriage?

Our firm recently posted a blog about a recent study linking the cost of the engagement ring and the wedding to the likelihood of divorce. Those findings not only determined the correlation with ...
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Things to Consider Before Marriage

Common Reasons for Divorce Being a divorce attorney means that many clients come into the office explaining the details of their marriage and why things did not work out. Many times, regardless the ...
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Cohabitation before Marriage: Is it a Good or Bad Idea?

People have various opinions regarding whether or not cohabitation before marriage can increase or decrease the chances of divorce. Many people believe that living together before marriage will truly ...
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Forming A Prenup: It's not the Bad Process You may think it is!

Due to the negative way countless people view prenuptial agreements, it is not uncommon for married couples to be hesitant about forming one. People believe that forming a premarital agreement means ...
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The Legalities of Eloping

Many individuals choose to elope, which means that they run away to get married. Couples caught up in a rush of young love often surmise that running away to be wed is a quicker and more daring way to ...
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Getting Married in Las Vegas

Many Los Angeles couples may decide to run out to Las Vegas and get married on a whim. This adventurous way to get hitched is a common one. Yet there are still some legal processes that you must ...
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Implications of Remarriage on Divorce Benefits

Are you a divorcee currently receiving spousal support or benefitting from an ex-spouse's Social Security payments, medical coverage, or more. If so, then you need to seriously consider before ...
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No Decisions Today Regarding Same Sex Marriage - Are California's Prop 8 and the Federal Defense of Marriage Act ("DOMA") Constitutional?

The United States' Supreme Court's evaluation of both California's Prop 8 and the Federal Defense of Marriage Act ("DOMA") continues without any decisions yet. Washington- As of ...
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Obama Administration is in Support of Repealing California's Gay Marriage Ban (Prop 8)

For a brief period of time, it was legal for gay couples to marry in California. Those particular same sex marriages (unless they have since ended via divorces or annulments), remain in tact under ...
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Are You Married to a Narcissist? Narcissism Checklist:

Narcissism is by definition: extreme selfishness, and a grandiose view of one's own talents and a craving for admiration. Narcissistic traits may mean that a person is a true narcissist or that ...
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Five Divorce Mistakes to Avoid

Chances are that if you are currently considering divorce, you are about to step into uncharted territory. You probably have not gotten a divorce before, and may be worried about the implications of ...
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Four Top Reasons for Divorce

If you are having a difficult time with your spouse, it may be because of one of these very common issues. While every single divorce is different, there are often common factors that are involved in ...
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Your Rights as an Unemployed Wife

If you are a wife that is not employed at present, and you are in the midst of a divorce, then you have express rights to marital property. While divorce laws vary from state to state, all states ...
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Sarah Palin's Son Files for Divorce

The oldest son of the former Republican Vice Presidential candidate and Alaska Governor, Sarah Palin, recently filed for divorce from his wife of a year and a half. According to reports at ABC News ...
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What is Loveless Marriage?

If you are in a stagnant marriage with no spark or enjoyment, then you may be one of the millions of Americans that is caught in a loveless marriage. Typically, men and women in loveless marriages ...
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Prenuptial Agreements Under California Law

We've all heard about prenuptial agreements being used by the rich and famous and celebrities, but even average people use prenuptial agreements to protect their assets in the event of a divorce. ...
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Does an Engagement Ring have to be a clear Diamond?

The type of engagement ring fiancees' typically wear will vary depending upon the particular culture. Engagement rings are jewelry that illustrate that the person wearing it is going to be married ...
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What happens to an engagement ring or wedding ring during a divorce of break up?

A symbol of the marriage union is found in the engagement and wedding ring, and yet when a marriage no longer fulfills that bond of unity, a question is commonly asked. Who gets to keep the engagement ...
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Dealing With My New Spouse's Ex

As we get older, the possibility of marrying someone who has already been in a relationship becomes more likely. Even for those who are just in their thirties, it is not uncommon to have been married ...
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Divorce is Becoming More Common Among Older Couples

As many know, divorce is popular today and yet it is actually becoming more common among those older couples who have been married for years than it is the younger couples who just want to experience ...
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Different Beliefs: The Divorce of Katy Perry & Russell Brand

People chose to marry one another because of love and compatibility, so what happens when couples realize that they are no longer compatible? Particularly in the area of personal and religious ...
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NY Court to Address a Will that Requires Gay Marriage to End for Grandchild to Inherit Fortune- Gay Inheritance Rights.

New York City : A gay man and his longtime partner used a surrogate mother in order to enter into the world of parenthood. When their son was born, the couple tied the knot officially in New York, ...
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Cohabiting Couples and Marriage

Did you know that half of all cohabiting couples marry within 3 years? Moving in is a relatively new step that has been added into the dating procedure. Now, it is typical for a couple to start dating ...
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Divorce and Drinking: What you Should Know

Did you know that your divorce may naturally influence your tendency to hit the bottle? In a recent study published at the Annual Meeting of the American Sociological Association, scientists ...
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First Lesbian Couple Weds in Taiwan

Two young, smiling women posed in their long white veils and wedding gowns outside a Buddhist monastery in Taiwan earlier this week, and their wedding photo together made history and was a monumental ...
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