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Can we file paperwork ourselves?

One of the common questions asked by people who are either involved in litigation or anticipate they will be involved in litigation is “Can we file the paperwork ourselves?” The short answer to that question is YES.   It is not, however, recommended unless your divorce…

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Withdraw Funds From Your 401(k) Without Penalty

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We are offering a relatively new legal service that may be of interest to your clients. Because of the early withdrawal penalty, retirement funds can, at times, become trapped in an under-performing 401(k).  In such cases, an intra-marriage qualified domestic relations order can be used to remove the funds…

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Alimony and Retirement

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Divorcing later in life has unique challenges, including retirement. At what age may a divorcing party retire?  Does a party want to retire for the sole purpose of not paying the other spouse alimony?  Does the party plan to go back to work after the divorce?  Did the parties…

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Proposed Changes to Fast Track Custody Case Rules

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I. THE CURRENT FAST TRACK RULES.

 

As currently enacted, NRAP 3E(d)(1) provides that within 40 days after the Supreme Court approves the settlement conference report indicating that the parties were unable to settle the case or, if the appeal is removed or exempted from the settlement program, within 40 days…

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Why Professional Athletes Should Have Prenuptial Agreements

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Almost one-half of marriages in the United States end up in divorce. It is far easier identify potential problems in a future marriage, or address the issues in a future divorce, in a prenuptial agreement, than at the time of divorce.  If you and your prospective spouse cannot agree…

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When Does An Engagement Ring Have To Be Returned?

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Often in a divorce action, an engagement will be at dispute. Sometimes the ring is a family heirloom and the recipient does not wish to return it.  An engagement ring, however, is a gift to which a condition subsequent, the fulfillment of the marriage agreement, is attached.  As such,…

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The National Trend Is Enforcement of Prenuptial Agreements

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Recent court decisions around the nation suggest that a properly drafted prenuptial agreement will likely be enforced. Although no prenuptial agreement can possibly address every possible issue, nor can an attorney insure its enforceability, Nevada cases as well as those around the country suggested if the prenuptial agreement is…

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