Family Law

Same-Sex Marriage Divorce DOMA SCOTUS US v Windsor Marriage Employee Benefits IRS Equal Protection Child Custody FMLA DOL Income Taxes ERISA Estate Planning Retirement Plan Tax Benefits Marital Assets Spouses Due Process Estate Tax Obergefell v. Hodges Child Support Marriage Equality Domestic Partnership Fourteenth Amendment Discrimination Alimony U.S. Treasury Civil Unions Employee Rights Health Insurance Proposition 8 Healthcare Visas COBRA Appeals USCIS Hollingsworth v Perry Sexual Orientation Discrimination Community Property Employer Liability Issues Prenuptial Agreements Beneficiaries Standing Surviving Spouse Benefit Plan Sponsors Mediation Trusts Attorney's Fees Child Visitation Employer Mandates Gift Tax Immigrants Adoption Domestic Violence Employer Group Health Plans Green Cards Parenting Plans Final Rules Minors Qualified Retirement Plans Social Media Tax Returns Joint Tax Returns 401k Facebook FICA Taxes Separation Affordable Care Act Common Law Marriage DHS New Legislation Parental Rights HIPAA Popular Wills Citizenship Co-Parenting Immigration Reform Jurisdiction Pensions Service of Process Tax Refunds Title VII Anti-Discrimination Policies Grey Divorce LGBT Life Insurance QDRO Separate Property State of Celebration Trustees Compliance Gift-Tax Exemption Paid Leave Settlement Tax Deductions Consumer Bankruptcy EEOC Family Businesses Federal Taxes Lawful Permanent Residents Marital Status Marriage Licenses Paternity Portability QTIP Trusts Social Security Social Security Benefits Arbitration Cafeteria Plans Celebrities Collaborative Divorce Death Benefits Department of State Family Courts Fifth Amendment Generation-Skipping Transfer Grandparents Rights Health and Welfare Plans HHS Holidays Inheritance No-Fault Divorce Probate Proposed Legislation Retirement Students Tax Exemptions Tax Planning Annulment Debt Guardians Hiring & Firing Immigration Procedures IRA Legislative Agendas Parenting Time Pre-Nuptial Agreements Relocation Residency Requirements Support Orders Valuation Business Ownership Closely Held Businesses Cohabitation Agreements Colleges Corporate Counsel Custody Modification Domestic Partner Benefits Employee Handbooks Employment Authorization Document Family Members Flexible Spending Accounts Fraud FSA H-1B H-4 Spouses HSA IRC Medicaid Modification Patents Payroll Taxes Power of Attorney Preemption Property Owners Proposed Regulation Religious Institutions Restraining Orders Social Networks Twitter Unpaid Leave Waivers Adopted Children Barack Obama CFPB Child Protective Services CMS Custody Defined Benefit Plans Dispute Resolution EBSA Eligibility Employment Policies ENDA Equitable Distribution Evidence Fiduciary Duty Foreclosure Foreign Nationals Form I-130 Harassment Health Insurance Exchanges Health Savings Accounts Healthcare Reform Irrevocable Life Insurance Trusts Leave of Absence Marital Home Medicare Open Enrollment Palimony Personal Jurisdiction Physical Custody Residency Status Same-Sex Marriage Bans SEC Sexual Assault Spousal Elective Share Spousal Tax Relief SSA State Taxes Stepchildren Student Loans Tax Credits Uniform Trust Code Wrongful Death Year-End Planning Abortion Adjustment of Status Adultery Advance Directives Advance-Payment Retainers Affidavits American Taxpayer Relief Act Artificial Reproduction Asset Valuations Athletes Ballot Measures Beneficiary Designations Burden of Proof Buy-Sell Agreements Buyouts Canada Catholic Church Child Abduction Child Care Class Action Cohabitation Copyright Court Appearances Creditors Debtors Default Disability Discovery Disgorgement DNA DOJ Domicile Drug & Alcohol Abuse Durable Power of Attorney Email Emancipation Employment Discrimination Equitable Division Exemptions Family Status Discrimination FBAR Financial Planning Financial Statements First Amendment Fiscal Cliff Fourth Amendment Hague Convention Hospitals Human Resources Professionals Innocent Spouse Exception Inter Vivos Trust Irrevocable Trusts Janet Napolitano Kidnapping Land Titles Liens Litigation Strategies LLC Loans Marital Communications Privilege Medical Leave Mortgages Multiemployer Plan Native American Issues NLRB Oral Argument Parental Consent Passwords Paying For College Permanent Residence Cards Personal Protection Orders Photographs Political Contributions Preliminary Injunctions Privacy Laws Profit Sharing Property Tax Public Schools Real Estate Transfers Revocable Trusts Right to Privacy Rulemaking Process Sexual Abuse Small Business Social Security Disability Statute of Limitations Stocks Survivor Benefits Testamentary Capacity The Copyright Act Transgender Trial Court Orders Wage Withholding Wiretapping Year-End Tax Planning 'Place of Celebration' Rule Absolute Immunity Accredited Investors Annuities Anti-Harassment Policies Application of Foreign Laws Bankruptcy Code Bifurcation Birth Certificates Bonds Bullying Business Assets Business Formation Cell Phones Certiorari Chapter 7 Child Abuse Child Support Modification Child Witness Citizens Class Certification Client Services Condominium Associations Condominiums Consent Constructive Trusts Contempt Contraceptive Coverage Mandate Contraceptives Contract Drafting Cost-Containment Crime Statistics Criminal Background Checks Criminal Conspiracy Criminal Prosecution Cross-Border Custodians Cyber Attacks Cyberbullying Data Protection Date of Valuation Deferred Compensation Denial of Benefits Dependent Care Depositions Digital Assets Disability Benefits Disclosure Requirements Discretionary Trust Dismissals Dissolution Drug Testing ECOA Education Reform Elder Abuse Elder Care Employee Stock Purchase Plans Enforcement Entrepreneurs Equitable Adoption Essential Health Benefits Estoppel EU Evidentiary Hearings Excessive Force Exclusive Jurisdiction F2-A Federal Contractors Federal Election Commission Fees FICA FINRA FOIA Fringe Benefits Fundamental Rights Garnishment Gender Discrimination Genetic Materials Genetic Testing Governmental Immunity Governmental Liability Guarantors H1-B Health Care Providers Hobby Lobby Homestead Exemption Human Genes ICARA ICE ILL Supreme Court Illegal Drugs Immunity Independent Contractors Infrastructure Insurers Intentional Infliction of Emotional Distress Internet Intestate Succession Intra-Family Loans Jerry Brown Jointly-Owned Property King v Burwell Legal Costs Legislative Committees Lenders Liquor Control Acts Mental Illness Military Service Members Misclassification Motion to Dismiss New Regulations Non-Immigrant Visas Non-Resident Aliens Notice Requirements Nursing Homes OVDP Partnerships Payroll Records Pending Legislation Personal Property Pets Police Power of Appointment Property Ownership Public Policy Qualified Health Plans Qualified Immunity Real Estate Investments Rebuttable Presumptions Regulation B Reimbursements Religious Schools Res Judicata Retaliation Revenge Porn Safe Haven Laws Sales & Use Tax Sanctions School Districts Separation Agreement Settlement Agreements Settlors Sexual Orientation Sick Leave SLAT Social Media Policy Social Security Numbers Spendthrift Trusts Sperm Donors Sports State Budgets Stock Options Supervisors Survivorship Tax Rates Tax Reform Tenancy by Entirety Tenant-In-Common Tenants Termination Termination Clauses Text Messages Thomas Perez Tuition UK Universities Valuation Experts Vance v. Ball State University Vicarious Liability W-2 W-4 Wage and Hour Wages Websites Withholding Requirements Workplace Injury 100-Mile Rule 3.8% Medicare Tax 501(c)(5) 501(c)(6) Abandoned Babies Ability-to-Repay Abrogation Abuse of Discretion Accountants ACLU Active Interference Ad Valorem Tax ADA ADEA Administrative Review Board Admissibility Admissions Adult Children Adverse Employment Action Affirmative Action Africa Age Discrimination Agency Relationship Agents Aiding and Abetting Airline Deregulation Act ALJ Alter Ego Amazon Animal Cruelty Animal Rights Anti-Cheating Clause Anti-Terrorism Act Apple Arbitration Agreements Arbitrators Arrest Arson Assault Asset Protection Assignments At-Will Employment Attendance Attorney Communications Attorney Disbarrment Attorney Malpractice Attorney-Client Privilege Audio Recording Audits Australia Ban the Box Bank Accounts Bank of America Banks Best Management Practices BIA Blogs Board of Directors Bob Filner Bodily Injury Bonuses Border Security Bostic Bottle Redemption Law Bourke v. Beshar Breach of Duty Breweries Business Associates Business Court Division Business Development Business Disputes Business Entities Business Judgment Rule But For Causation Buy-Out Agreements Bylaws Caitlyn Jenner Capital Crimes Capital Losses Carroll V. Carman Carry Forward Case Consolidation Casey Kasem CDC Charitable Deductions Charitable Donations Charitable Trusts Chemical Weapons Chen v. City of Baltimore Child's Best Interest China Choice of Entity Choice-of-Law Choice-of-Venue Chris Christie Churches CIGNA v Amara Citizen Petitions Civil Rights Act Civil Service Commission Class Action Arbitration Waivers Comcast v. Behrend Commercial Bankruptcy Commingling Common-Interest Privilege Community Colleges Conciliation Confidential Employer Investigations Confidentiality Confidentiality Agreements Conflicts of Interest Conflicts of Laws Conservators Construction Contracts Consultants Consultation Continuing Legal Education Contract Disputes Contract Formation Contract Terms Controlled Substances Controlling Stockholders Convictions Corporate Governance Countrywide Credit Agreements Credit Cards Credit Ratings Credit Reports Crime Victims Crime-Fraud Exception Cross Examination Cross-Appeals Crowdfunding Crowdsourcing Customs and Border Protection Cyber Crimes Cybersecurity Damages DAPA Data Breach De Novo Standard of Review Deadlines DeBoer v. Snyder Debt Collection Debt Collectors Decanting Deceased Deceased Spousal Unused Exclusion Decedent Protection Decision-Making Process Declaratory Judgments Declaratory Relief Decriminalization of Marijuana Deductions Deed of Trust Defamation Default Judgment Defined Contribution Plans Delays Delegation of Discretion Department of Insurance Department of Revenue Department of Veterans Affairs Dependents Deportation Derivatives Desegregation Dischargeable Debts Discipline Disclaimers Disclosure Disparagement Disqualification Distribution Rules Diversity DIversity Lottery Dividends DMV Documentation Dodd-Frank Domestic Asset Protection Statute Domestic Partnership Agreements Donald Sterling Driver's Licenses Drivers DSUEA Duty of Care Duty to Defend Duty to Disclose E-2 E-Verify EAP Earned Income Tax Easements Eavesdropping EB-2 EB-3 Education Budget Elder Issues Electronic Data Transmissions Employer-Administrators Employment Contract Employment Tax EMTs En Banc Review Enforcement Actions Enforcement Authority Environmental Policies Equal Pay Act Equifax Equitable Conversion Equity Financing Equity Investors Escrow Holders ESOP ESPN Estimated Taxes Ethics Examiner Interviews Exclusions Executive Orders Executory Contracts Exempt Organizations Experian Expert Witness F-1 FAFSA Failure to Object Failure to Perfect Family Limited Partnerships Family Trusts FATCA Father's Rights FDA FEC Federal Employees Federal Jurisdiction Federal Prosecutors Federalism FedEx FEGLIA FEHA FERPA Filial Responsibility Laws Financial Actvities Financial Adviser Financial Aid Financing Firearms Fisher v University of Texas Foo Fighters Foreign Corporations Foreign-Made Goods Form 720 Forms Forum Non Conveniens Forum Shopping Foster Children Fraud and Abuse Fraudulent Transfers Full Faith and Credit Functional Capacity Evaluations Funding Funding Portal Funerals FUTA Gay Rights Gender Identity Gender-Based Violence Gift-Tax Return Going-Private Transactions Good Cause Good Faith Google Governor McCrory Grantor Retained Annuity Trust Grantor Trusts GST Guardian Ad Litem Gwyneth Paltrow H-2A Habeas Corpus Hackers Hazing Health Plan Sponsors Heimeshoff v. Hartford Life & Accident Insurance Co. Heirs Highly-Skilled Workers Visa Homeowner's Insurance HRA Hurricane Sandy I-601A I-9 Immigration and Nationality Act Immigration Enforcement Immigration Modernization Act Implied Consent India Indictments Ineffective Assistance of Counsel Inheritance Tax Injunctions Instagram Institutional Investment Intentionally Defective Grantor Trusts Inter Vivos Gifts Interest Payments Interlocutory Orders International Tax Issues International Travel International Treaties Internet Privacy Internet Retailers Interpretive Letters Invasion of Privacy Investigations Investors IRA Rollovers Item 404 Itemized Deductions J-1 Visas Jennings v. Stephens Job Applicants JOBS Act John Kerry Johnson v City of Shelby Joinder Joint and Several Liability Joint Filing Threshold Joint Tenancy with Right of Survivorship Judges Judgment Creditors Judicial Appointments Jury Trial K-1 Kardashians Kathleen Sebelius Kenneth Cole Kim Kardashian Knock-and-Talk Exception L-1 LA Supreme Court Legal Ethics Legal Fees Legal Filings Legal Guardian Legal Perspectives Lender Liability Liability Life Estates Lifetime Limits Litigation Fees & Costs Litigation Privilege Living Trust Living Will Local Ordinance Long-Term Marriage Longshoremen Loss of Consortium Lottery Maintenance Malicious Prosecution Marital Estate Marketplace Notice Marriage Amendment Material Change Doctrine Matrimonial Property Act Mayo v. Prometheus McCutchen v. U.S. Airways Mechanics Lien Medical Devices Medical Expenses Medical Malpractice Medically Assisted Procreation Medicare Taxes Mental Health Mergers Message Boards Microsoft Minimum Wage Missing Children Mixed Motive Cases MLR Rebate Mobile Apps Mobile Devices Modified Adjusted Gross Income Money Judgment Mootness Moral Rights Mortgage Insurance Deduction Mortgage Interest Motion for Reconsideration Motions in Limine Multi-Generational Estate Plan Municipal Employees Municipalities Music Industry Negligence Negotiations Net Operating Losses NFL NLRA Non-Compete Agreements Non-Disclosure Agreement Non-Judicial Settlement Agreements Non-Resident Income Taxes Nonsubscribers Notice of Appeal Notice of Privacy Practices NSA Nuisance Obesity Obscenity OCR OEAI OFCCP OMB Omitted Spouse One-Action Rule Online Commentary Online Platforms Opt-Outs PAGA PAIR Pass-Through Entities Passports Patent Litigation Patent Trolls Patent-Eligible Subject Matter PCORI PDA Pease Limitation Penal Code sections 630 Penalties Personal Finances Personal Guaranties Personal Liability Petition for Partition PHSA Place of Residence Plain Meaning Plan Administrators Plan Documents Plea Agreements Pleading Standards Pleadings Police Misconduct Political Debates Pregnancy Premiums Prescription Drugs Presumption of Reliance Primary Residence Priority Disputes Prison Privacy Concerns Private Foundations Private Letter Rulings Private Property Rights Privately Held Corporations Privilege Waivers Pro Bono Pro Se Litigants Probate Code Professional Development Professional Liability Property Damage Property Division Property Valuation Proposed Amendments Protected Class Protective Orders Provisional Applications Proxy Contests Proxy Put PSA Psychological Counseling Psychological Testing Public Accommodation Public Comment Public Employees Public Health Insurance Marketplace Public Projects Punitive Damages Purchase Agreement QEZE Benefits QJSAs Qualified Benefit Plans Qualified Privilege Quality Stores Questionnaires Racial Discrimination Rape Reality Shows Receivership Reciprocal Trust Doctrine Reconciliation Record Preservation Recycling Refinancing Regulation D Regulation S-K Releases Religious Discrimination Religious Freedom Removal Reporting Requirements Request for Admissions