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November 2014 Archives

Can child support be modified if my ex stops working?

On Thanksgiving, families across Oklahoma will be getting together the celebrate togetherness, and of course, the success of OU football. But it will also be an anniversary of sorts for Halle Berry, her husband Oliver Martinez and Berry’s ex-boyfriend Gabriel Aubry. On Thanksgiving 2012, Martinez and Aubry were involved in a physical altercation outside Berry’s home. The incident led to criminal charges being filed (and eventually dropped), and exacerbated an already contentious custody battle between Aubry and Berry over their daughter.

Could mediation be better for you?

Divorce is pure hell. That’s what many divorcees may be expecting as they get ready to deal with the legal and emotional issues that come from their soon-to-be ex spouse. Not only will they fear that the problem will consume them (i.e. financially and emotionally), they may believe that they will be ruined financially and emotionally as well.

Why compromise is the key between parents during the holidays

In our last post, we highlighted some basic tips for making parenting time during the holidays go smoothly. As the old adage says the holiday season is supposed to be “the most wonderful time of the year.” It may be difficult to buy into that statement when you have to co-parent with someone with the sensitivity of the “Grinch Who Stole Christmas,” but even the evil Grinch showed that he had a heart…eventually.

Three helpful tips for securing holiday parenting time

Now that Halloween has come and gone, it may surprise you to see how quickly Christmas displays and decorations show up in stores and shopping centers. Indeed, retailers are getting their ducks in a row so that they can be first in mind when the holiday shopping season begins in earnest.