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Temporary restraining orders explained

March 22, 2019
Posted in: Michigan Law

Temporary restraining orders are tools for untenable situations. Please note, if you’re in a situation that puts you or your children in danger, call 911. If you are not in imminent danger, but you want […]

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Why Divorce Inquiries Spike around Valentine’s Day

March 18, 2019
Posted in: Divorce

Valentine’s Day has a long association with love.  It’s the day when romantic partners shower each other with gifts like red roses, boxes of chocolate, and heart-covered greeting cards filled with sweet sentiments.  It’s a […]

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What Should You Expect to Pay for Child Support in a Michigan Divorce?

March 15, 2019
Posted in: Child Custody

Divorce is an expensive process, not necessarily because of legal fees, but because divorcing couples have to split all the assets they once shared, not to mention debts, and they have to go from a […]

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Understanding Parent Alienation and Divorce

March 11, 2019
Posted in: Child Custody

In an ideal situation, parents work together to raise their children in a loving and supportive household so that they can lead healthy and happy lives and reach their full potential.  Unfortunately, this isn’t always […]

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The Most Common Issues with the Marital Home in Michigan Divorces

March 8, 2019
Posted in: Divorce

In Michigan, the legal stance on division of assets during a divorce is “fair and equitable”, which generally comes out to roughly equal for both parties.  Unfortunately, you can’t exactly split your home down the […]

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Is Your Michigan Divorce Too Complicated for Mediation?

March 4, 2019
Posted in: Divorce

Divorce has the capacity to be extremely contentious.  Even if no one person is at fault for the irreconcilable differences that lead to divorce, the act of separating two lives – splitting one household into […]

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Important Issues to Consider when Divorcing Over 50

March 1, 2019
Posted in: Divorce

Incredibly, divorce rates in America seem to be on the decline over the last several years, after many years of increasing.  Unfortunately, this does not seem to be the case for couples over the age […]

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What are the Consequences of Hiding Assets in a Michigan Divorce?

February 15, 2019
Posted in: Michigan Law

Falling in love can make us do crazy things and act in ways we never thought we would.  How else can you explain couples that get married midair after leaping from an airplane?  We’ve all […]

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Property Division in a Michigan Divorce

February 13, 2019
Posted in: Divorce

During the course of a marriage, it’s natural to accumulate both assets and debts.  You and your spouse may buy property, comingle income, and purchase all manner of valuable assets (automobiles, art, jewelry, and more).  […]

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Is Your Spouse Lying about Income in Your Michigan Divorce?

February 11, 2019
Posted in: Divorce

In marriage, it’s not uncommon for spouses to keep separate assets and accounts.  While some partners are extremely transparent and share all of their financial information, there are also plenty of marriages in which one […]

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