Avvo, Divorce, Family, Tips & How-To

Ask Avvo: Is there anyway to make a prenup romantic?

Ask Avvo: 4 Tips for Making Your Prenup Romantic

A prenup is a contract that sets forth both parties’ rights in the event of death or divorce. These are issues that couples typically avoid discussing, especially when they’re busy planning a wedding. However, if you approach the process with an open mind, prenups can also be quite romantic.

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Family, News, Tips & How-To

How to date a lawyer: 5 tips for some legal ease this Valentine’s Day

How to Date a Lawyer

5 tips for getting along with your lawyer lover this Valentine’s Day and throughout the year.

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Divorce, Family, Tips & How-To

5 New Year’s resolutions for anyone contemplating divorce

5 New Years Resolutions for those Contemplating Divorce

Divorce attorney Jennifer Brandt offers her top 5 tips for anyone thinking about separation or filing for divorce in 2015.

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Family, Government, News, Rights

U.S. Supreme Court to decide on gay marriage this term

Same-sex marriage nears its defining moment

The U.S. Supreme Court will decide whether gay couples can marry in all 50 states, with the decision expected before the term ends in June.

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Family, Healthcare, Rights, Safety

Elder abuse: A growing problem

Elder Abuse is a Growing Problem

44 percent of nursing home residents have been mistreated. 6 common types of elder abuse and 5 steps to take if you suspect abuse.

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Divorce, Family

[Infographic] The rise of gray divorce: People over 50 divorcing in record numbers

Rise of Gray Divorce

In the U.S., people over 50 are divorcing at the highest rate in history. What are the trends, effects and issues behind this phenomenon?

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Celebrity, Crime & Lawsuits, Family, Money, News, Rights, Safety

The top 14 legal stories of 2014

Top Legal Stories

A rundown of the top 14 legal scandals and stories that made headlines in 2014.

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Family, Safety

Does domestic violence rise during the holiday season?

Domestic Violence

Domestic violence is a 24/7 occurrence. While calls to hotlines may be down during the holidays, unreported domestic violence still occurs.

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Divorce, Family

Making spirits bright: 5 holiday co-parenting tips for divorced and blended families

Making Spirits Bright

Family law attorney Stephanie Reid has 5 tips for making the holiday season fun for kids, despite divorce or tricky custody situations.

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Avvo, Family, Tips & How-To

Ask Avvo: Is it legally possible to make my daughter and her friend contractual ‘best friends forever’ for Christmas?

BFF

Avvo attorneys answer your legal questions.

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