Read Family Law updates, news, and legal commentary from leading lawyers and law firms:
What is an appeal and how do I know if I should appeal?
What is a petition for dissolution of marriage and what does it mean to serve the petition?
How long will it take for my divorce to be final and how much will it cost?
What is spousal maintenance and how is it determined in Arizona?
Protecting Separate Property in Arizona: Basic Principles
How Can I Make the Most Out of the First Meeting?
Can I appeal my divorce case?
Civilized Divorce through Mediation
Yours, Mine and Ours (not yet!): An Update on the Patentability of Human Genes
Same-Sex Marriage Cases in 90 Seconds
Tom Cruise's Divorce Lawyer: Money Motivates Quick Settlements
Allen Matkins Sponsors CASA Hispanic Advisory Council Art Workshop for Kids
Supreme Court Holds Defense of Marriage Act Unconstitutional -
On June 27, 2013, in a landmark ruling, the United States Supreme Court held that Section 3 of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) is unconstitutional. The...more
On April 25, 2013, Philadelphia City Council passed the LGBT Equality Bill, Bill No. 130224, which Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter signed into law on May 9, 2013. ...more
Lots of things, obviously! In context of tax and business, a number of specific items (not exhaustive), including:
a. Creditor protection via the special protections afforded by property held jointly as tenants by the...more
IN THIS ISSUE:
- IRS issues Notice 2011-76 Modifying Filing Due Date for Form 8939 and Automatic Extension Rule for Form 706 for Decedents Dying in 2010
- September Interest Rates for GRATs, Sales to Defective...more
In Arizona there are few people who aren’t dealing with a home that is worth far less than what they owe on it. I regularly visit with people who owe 50% more than what the home is worth and often have second mortgages or...more
In what is referred to as the ‘hidden area of the law’, Vanderbilt law professor, Kelly Lise Murray has been conducting free seminars to educate couples on the inherent dangers of divorce while the home is under joint names....more
This is our most recent newsletter to our clients. We try to provide them with information they can use, but may not otherwise see in our local media....more
A brief discussion of whether a parent should place a child on title with the parent on the parent's house....more
LAWatch is the official newsletter of Adleberg, Rudow, Dorf & Hendler, LLC....more
Most attorneys are aware of the benefits of increased technology to the practice of law and the value that an experienced competent paralegal can add to a firm's bottom line. Many attorneys are not aware, however, that the...more