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September 2013 Archives

Serious consequences for spousal support default

People who are facing divorce in Ohio are also facing the fact that they could be responsible for making monthly payments to support an ex-spouse. Short-term marriages, or marriages where earnings are nearly equal may not be required to make spousal support payments, however, it is generally required for long-term marriages where one spouse earns significantly more than his or her partner.

Serious consequences for spousal support default

People who are facing divorce in Ohio are also facing the fact that they could be responsible for making monthly payments to support an ex-spouse. Short-term marriages, or marriages where earnings are nearly equal may not be required to make spousal support payments, however, it is generally required for long-term marriages where one spouse earns significantly more than his or her partner.

Dayton man claims he meets support obligations for his 21 kids

When two people walk down the aisle and commit their lives to one another, they rarely intend to end the union in divorce. As time passes, however, spouses in Ohio sometimes grow distant in their relationships and they change. When married couples file for divorce, the legal process may be complex. Divorce is more than simply dissolving a marriage union; there are responsibilities to sort out prior to the divorce, and often life-long obligations to meet afterward. Child support is often among those life-long obligations.

Dayton man claims he meets support obligations for his 21 kids

When two people walk down the aisle and commit their lives to one another, they rarely intend to end the union in divorce. As time passes, however, spouses in Ohio sometimes grow distant in their relationships and they change. When married couples file for divorce, the legal process may be complex. Divorce is more than simply dissolving a marriage union; there are responsibilities to sort out prior to the divorce, and often life-long obligations to meet afterward. Child support is often among those life-long obligations.

Father denied visitation rights in lengthy child custody battle

When people enter into the union of marriage, both husbands and wives intend to love and cherish one another for long as they both live. Each person forms expectations, even before the marriage rite is performed and vows uttered. When these expectations are unmet, however, partners may grow distant and eventually differ irrevocably in ways that lead them to divorce. When divorcing parents cannot find resolution for child custody rights, it takes a toll on everyone involved, but it is especially difficult for young children.

Father denied visitation rights in lengthy child custody battle

When people enter into the union of marriage, both husbands and wives intend to love and cherish one another for long as they both live. Each person forms expectations, even before the marriage rite is performed and vows uttered. When these expectations are unmet, however, partners may grow distant and eventually differ irrevocably in ways that lead them to divorce. When divorcing parents cannot find resolution for child custody rights, it takes a toll on everyone involved, but it is especially difficult for young children.

Columbus native and former Buckeye charged with domestic violence

Husbands and wives in commit to give one another their deepest love, put their spouse’s interests above their own and care for one another tenderly. It is on the foundation of fidelity, trust and love that most people in Columbus and elsewhere find success in marriage. Although most people realize that partners will not agree on every subject all the time, some turn violent when these disagreements occur. Repeated occurrences of domestic violence can destroy relationships, lead to divorce and can have long-term legal repercussions.

Columbus native and former Buckeye charged with domestic violence

Husbands and wives in commit to give one another their deepest love, put their spouse’s interests above their own and care for one another tenderly. It is on the foundation of fidelity, trust and love that most people in Columbus and elsewhere find success in marriage. Although most people realize that partners will not agree on every subject all the time, some turn violent when these disagreements occur. Repeated occurrences of domestic violence can destroy relationships, lead to divorce and can have long-term legal repercussions.

Military service may lead to divorce, according to a new study

Many married couples in Ohio will testify that marriage is hard work. Others can attest to the fact that even when two people strive to stay together, some marriages are unsalvageable. No matter the circumstances, time is important in any relationship. When a couple is not able to spend quality time together, they may find that their relationship suffers. This may be why so many military marriages end in divorce.

Military service may lead to divorce, according to a new study

Many married couples in Ohio will testify that marriage is hard work. Others can attest to the fact that even when two people strive to stay together, some marriages are unsalvageable. No matter the circumstances, time is important in any relationship. When a couple is not able to spend quality time together, they may find that their relationship suffers. This may be why so many military marriages end in divorce.

Divorce rumors plague celebrity couple

It seems as if Hollywood couples are constantly plagued by divorce rumors, and many times, these rumors turn out to be true. Why are people in Ohio so interested in the marital status of celebrities? One reason may be the fact that a high asset divorce can lead to a court battle over alimony, child support, and division of property.

Divorce rumors plague celebrity couple

It seems as if Hollywood couples are constantly plagued by divorce rumors, and many times, these rumors turn out to be true. Why are people in Ohio so interested in the marital status of celebrities? One reason may be the fact that a high asset divorce can lead to a court battle over alimony, child support, and division of property.

Are senior citizens following trend set by animals?

The term "gray divorce" has become much more common as we near the end of 2013. Essentially, five years ago, baby boomers were not splitting up at the rate they are now. In our prior posts, we have highlighted the reasons why older couples are more likely to divorce (e.g. better financial positions, changes in societal trends). However, the trend suggests that senior citizens are simply following an evolutionary process established by other animals.

Are senior citizens following trend set by animals?

The term "gray divorce" has become much more common as we near the end of 2013. Essentially, five years ago, baby boomers were not splitting up at the rate they are now. In our prior posts, we have highlighted the reasons why older couples are more likely to divorce (e.g. better financial positions, changes in societal trends). However, the trend suggests that senior citizens are simply following an evolutionary process established by other animals.

Lengthy deployments raise divorce rate, study finds

It seems like a no-brainer: a year or more spent away from your spouse in a high-stress, high-risk environment raises the likelihood of divorce. However, many previous studies on the correlation between lengthy military deployments and divorce found that not to be the case and, in fact, the opposite to be true – that deployments may actually lower the risk of divorce.

Lengthy deployments raise divorce rate, study finds

It seems like a no-brainer: a year or more spent away from your spouse in a high-stress, high-risk environment raises the likelihood of divorce. However, many previous studies on the correlation between lengthy military deployments and divorce found that not to be the case and, in fact, the opposite to be true – that deployments may actually lower the risk of divorce.

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