What is spousal support? Also called alimony or spousal maintenance, spousal support is an amount of money that the court determines one party in a divorce should award the other. If spousal support is awarded, it depends on a number of factors regarding the marriage, each party’s assets, and the duties performed in the marriage…. [Read More]
Adoption of foster children is a wonderful opportunity for many families, and an ideal way for needy children to find caring, healthy homes. According to Children’s Rights, there are approximately 438,000 children in the United States foster care system on any given day. On average, those children spend two years waiting for adoption after their… [Read More]
If you or your partner is thinking about divorce, it’s important to understand which type of divorce you’re entering in to. There are two types of divorce – uncontested and contested. Distinguishing your case is the first step towards understanding what legal steps need to be taken.