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Social media and technology surround us. Everywhere you look, people are on their phones either texting, or scrolling through Facebook or other social media websites. The increase in technology and social media has affected many aspects of our lives, including divorce. Social media posts and text messages are frequently used as negative divorce evidence. Text
Coming to terms with the fact that you are getting a divorce is usually an emotional journey and difficult for everyone involved. This may be the case even if you find yourself in a situation where you and your soon to be “ex” are in complete agreement as to how you should separate the life
In personal injury and some other similar type cases, you frequently do not pay attorney’s fees up front. Attorneys practicing in these areas generally ask for a contingency fee agreement, in which the attorney agrees to accept a fixed percentage of the monetary recovery for the case – a percentage of the amount finally paid
Divorce, or legal separation, can be a messy affair, and made messier if you believe your spouse or domestic partner has hidden assets. This becomes extremely important especially if you are in a community property state, such as California. Why Is Uncovering Hidden Assets Important in Divorce? In California, and other community property states,