Protect yourself in Divorce

Divorce: Not Ready, but Want to Protect Yourself

March 20, 2013

Couples experiencing severe marital problems may wish to physically separate but, given the financial crisis, can’t fathom trying to maintain two separate households.

Divorce Strategy

Divorce: Your Exit Strategy

March 20, 2013

Invariably one of the first questions we are asked in an initial consultation by potential clients seriously considering divorce is 'how do I plan for divorce?'

Out-of-state child support Nevada

Modification of an Out-of-State Child Support Order

March 20, 2013

Nevada’s version of the Uniform Interstate Family Support Act (“UIFSA”), codified in NRS Chapter 130, governs the issue of whether or not a person may seek to modify an out-of-state child support order in Nevada courts.

Out of State Child Custody

Registration of An Out-Of-State Child Custody

March 20, 2013

The following is the procedure for registration of an out-of-state child custody determination pursuant to NRS 125A.465.

Attorney Client Relationship

Attorney-Client Relationship: Withholding Your Files

March 20, 2013

Sometimes it happens that a client has a falling out with his or her attorney. It may be that there is a personality conflict, a difference in opinion as to what course of action is in the client’s best interests or a dispute over the attorney’s billing practices.

Property Distribution

Property Down-Payment May Be a Gift to Your Spouse

March 20, 2013

In Nevada, if you use your separate property funds as a down payment towards the purchase of your marital residence, you may be unintentionally gifting one-half of that amount to your spouse and may not be able to recover it upon divorce.

Book review of Between Two Worlds

The Inner Lives of Children of Divorce by Elizabeth M.

March 20, 2013

I recently read a book called “Between Two Worlds: The Inner Lives of Children of Divorce” by Elizabeth Marquardt.