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October 2013 Archives

Redefining retirement goals after divorce

When divorce happens to people in Ohio who are 50 years or older, untangling the financial lives of the two people involved can be challenging. After all, many couples 50 years and older that have never previously been divorced have years of managing finances together, retirement accounts that have accumulated over time and sometimes pensions, among other assets. Usually each person involved in the divorce has to make some changes when it comes to managing their finances, particularly when spousal support payments are required.

Redefining retirement goals after divorce

When divorce happens to people in Ohio who are 50 years or older, untangling the financial lives of the two people involved can be challenging. After all, many couples 50 years and older that have never previously been divorced have years of managing finances together, retirement accounts that have accumulated over time and sometimes pensions, among other assets. Usually each person involved in the divorce has to make some changes when it comes to managing their finances, particularly when spousal support payments are required.

Child visitation argument turns violent

When a couple contemplates divorce, there are many facets to consider. Financial obligations, dividing the estate and child custody issues are just a few. While facing the realities of a split can be challenging enough for the two people who are divorcing, they also bring challenges to children when they are involved.

Child visitation argument turns violent

When a couple contemplates divorce, there are many facets to consider. Financial obligations, dividing the estate and child custody issues are just a few. While facing the realities of a split can be challenging enough for the two people who are divorcing, they also bring challenges to children when they are involved.

Second-to-die insurance policy: a dispute resolution for some

The concept of “gray divorce” has been discussed in previous posts. According to statisticians, it is a trend that is increasing in popularity among senior, or nearly senior, couples in Ohio and in other parts of the country. It impacts couples that have been married and stayed together amid wealth and poverty, health and illness, children and childlessness and then divorce as they enter their golden years.

Second-to-die insurance policy: a dispute resolution for some

The concept of “gray divorce” has been discussed in previous posts. According to statisticians, it is a trend that is increasing in popularity among senior, or nearly senior, couples in Ohio and in other parts of the country. It impacts couples that have been married and stayed together amid wealth and poverty, health and illness, children and childlessness and then divorce as they enter their golden years.

Optimism amid bleak child abuse case

When family issues in Ohio arise, people react to stressful and sometimes unpleasant situations in different ways. Sometimes people handle them by talking through the issues and eventually find common ground, but unfortunately other times these issues can ignite violent behavior. Domestic violence can happen under a variety of circumstances. When it involves a child, however, it is difficult for the accused to garner sympathy.

Optimism amid bleak child abuse case

When family issues in Ohio arise, people react to stressful and sometimes unpleasant situations in different ways. Sometimes people handle them by talking through the issues and eventually find common ground, but unfortunately other times these issues can ignite violent behavior. Domestic violence can happen under a variety of circumstances. When it involves a child, however, it is difficult for the accused to garner sympathy.

Cause of death: child support

Nearly half of the marriages in Ohio and the U.S. end in divorce, and many of them with children in tow. Whether a child is young or grown, divorce can bring a number of changes to their lives and to the lives of their parents. For youngsters, it could mean changing schools, moving to a different city and spending time with each parent separately. The court may issue one parent with the responsibility of child support payments when young children are involved.

Cause of death: child support

Nearly half of the marriages in Ohio and the U.S. end in divorce, and many of them with children in tow. Whether a child is young or grown, divorce can bring a number of changes to their lives and to the lives of their parents. For youngsters, it could mean changing schools, moving to a different city and spending time with each parent separately. The court may issue one parent with the responsibility of child support payments when young children are involved.

Alimony alone may not financially satisfy a former spouse

Making financial support payments to an ex-spouse is sometimes part and parcel of an Ohio divorce. Along with the division of debt and assets, custody assignments for children and the arrangement of child support payments, alimony is among the many appointments that may be made. A former spouse may find him or herself with a legal obligation to provide financial support to an ex once the divorce decree has been finalized.

Alimony alone may not financially satisfy a former spouse

Making financial support payments to an ex-spouse is sometimes part and parcel of an Ohio divorce. Along with the division of debt and assets, custody assignments for children and the arrangement of child support payments, alimony is among the many appointments that may be made. A former spouse may find him or herself with a legal obligation to provide financial support to an ex once the divorce decree has been finalized.

Men may encounter ailments after divorce

People in Ohio understand that divorce is a life changing event, one wrought with serious emotional and financial ramifications. There are, of course legal obligations to tend to prior to the divorce, like asset division, child support arrangement and alimony planning, among other obligations. When the divorce is finalized, the marital property has been divvied up, custody rights assigned and each person goes his or her separate way, former husbands may experience health problems, studies say.

Men may encounter ailments after divorce

People in Ohio understand that divorce is a life changing event, one wrought with serious emotional and financial ramifications. There are, of course legal obligations to tend to prior to the divorce, like asset division, child support arrangement and alimony planning, among other obligations. When the divorce is finalized, the marital property has been divvied up, custody rights assigned and each person goes his or her separate way, former husbands may experience health problems, studies say.

Domestic violence awareness in Ohio

October is Domestic Violence Awareness month. Its existence serves as a reminder for people in Ohio and throughout the country that the atrocities of violence and abuse really do exist. Physical abuse can cause serious psychological and physical harm for the victims, and while each situation is different, a person with a domestic violence charge may go under investigation and have protective orders levied against them.

Domestic violence awareness in Ohio

October is Domestic Violence Awareness month. Its existence serves as a reminder for people in Ohio and throughout the country that the atrocities of violence and abuse really do exist. Physical abuse can cause serious psychological and physical harm for the victims, and while each situation is different, a person with a domestic violence charge may go under investigation and have protective orders levied against them.

Custody dispute resolved with Supreme Court ruling

Some of the most challenging legal matters a divorcing couple in Ohio encounters are likely to be child custody. Issues with custody, however, are not limited to divorcing couples. When the biological parents of a child place the child up for adoption, the biological and adoptive parents may also experience child custody issues.

Custody dispute resolved with Supreme Court ruling

Some of the most challenging legal matters a divorcing couple in Ohio encounters are likely to be child custody. Issues with custody, however, are not limited to divorcing couples. When the biological parents of a child place the child up for adoption, the biological and adoptive parents may also experience child custody issues.

$2 billion Dodgers deal prompts ex-wife to appeal settlement

Dividing up the assets when a marriage in Ohio has ended is often complex and may require a third party to assist in their designation. Even when both parties are agreeable, divvying up these high value possessions is complicated, but when couples are quarrelsome, the process is especially challenging. This is particularly true when couples have significant assets like pensions, property, business assets, stock options, professional practices and the like.

$2 billion Dodgers deal prompts ex-wife to appeal settlement

Dividing up the assets when a marriage in Ohio has ended is often complex and may require a third party to assist in their designation. Even when both parties are agreeable, divvying up these high value possessions is complicated, but when couples are quarrelsome, the process is especially challenging. This is particularly true when couples have significant assets like pensions, property, business assets, stock options, professional practices and the like.

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