Family Law

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Divorce Behaviors Separating Spouses Should Never Exhibit During a Divorce

Some people are pros at getting divorced, literally. But, for most, divorce is emotionally and financially challenging … Continue Reading

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How Are Bonuses and Commissions Divided in a Michigan Divorce?

When it comes to how Michigan family law courts divide property and assets in a divorce, one … Continue Reading

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“Do I Get a Say?” – The Role of Children’s Preferences in Michigan Custody Decisions

Kids don’t have much of a say about whether or not their parents get divorced, even though … Continue Reading

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Parenting Time, School Closures, and COVID-19: When is Spring Break? Summer Break?

Because of the coronavirus pandemic, Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer ordered the suspension of all in-person K-12 instruction … Continue Reading

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What Divorced and Unmarried Parents Need to Know about CARES Act Family Relief Payments

COVID-19 has hit families hard in Michigan and across the country. For divorced and unmarried parents, there … Continue Reading

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COVID-19 and Pending Family Court Hearings. What now?

Divorce is a challenge. Parenting time battles are hard. These are obvious statements, but what happens when … Continue Reading

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Understanding Student Loan Relief During the Coronavirus Pandemic

With potentially millions of Americans facing unemployment, people with student loans worry they will default if they … Continue Reading

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Michigan Family Law Update: The Impact of “Shelter in Place” on Parenting Time Orders

Governor Whitmer’s “Stay Home, Stay Safe” Executive Order requires Michigan residents to “Shelter in Place” to stem … Continue Reading

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How Child Support Is Calculated in Michigan

“Child support” is the amount of money one parent is ordered by the court to pay to … Continue Reading

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Does a Parent’s Legal Use of Marijuana Jeopardize Custody Rights?

American attitudes towards marijuana are changing, and an increasing number of states, including Michigan, have enacted laws … Continue Reading

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