Marriage & Domestic Partnership

Take the next step in your relationship with a clear understanding of prenups, marriages vs. domestic partnerships, and more.

Does the Air-Tight Pre-Nup Actually Exist?

There is no single landmark air-tight pre-nuptial agreement. So, what is it you need to look for to best protect yourself?Read more to find out how…

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Conjugal Visits: Preserving family bonds behind bars

Most of us assume that prison life precludes any private contact between inmates and their significant others. After all, that's one of the penalties…

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Can Parental Rights Be Terminated For Not Speaking English?

One Tennessee juvenile court judge is developing a bit of a reputation for admonishing immigrant women; if they don't learn the language, he will…

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Are Parents Legally Responsible if Their Kid Is a Bully?

Can you be held responsible if your kid is a bully?

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Alec Baldwin leads battle over Paternal Rights In Divorce

Celebrity news can provide an interesting window into the Zeitgeist.

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Men v. Women: Who Does Better in a Divorce?

While many divorce settlements are equitable on the surface, societal expectations and pressures can create situations which disadvantage women in…

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Can You Legally Adopt an Adult?

Solidify an inheritance, formalize an already existing relationship, or gain full responsibility for another adult's care with an adult adoption.

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How Do Family Courts Split up Debt Upon Divorce?

Divorce isn't just about splitting assets. When it comes time to go your separate ways, someone has to take responsibility for your debt.

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Do You Live in a Community Property State?

If you're divorcing, the way your assets will divided depends on whether you live in a community property state or not.

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The Ins and Outs of Community Property Law

If you live in one of the 9 states that have community property laws, it's a good idea to know what the term means and how it applies to you.

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