All kinds of fairy tales end with a young couple in love and a line that goes, "And they lived happily ever after." For the most part, research indicates that marriage does bring a lot of benefits.
Among divorce lawyers, the time immediately following the holidays is a special time all its own...it's often called "divorce season."
Divorce mediation is, in many ways, a kinder, gentler way to divorce. Mediation is much more cost-effective and efficient than a trial, and it fosters statistically better outcomes full of self-satisfaction and personal ownership.
Divorcing couples and their family law advisers are scrambling to cope with the possibility that alimony won't be tax deductible for divorce agreements signed in 2018.