JACKSONVILLE LAW BLOG

October 27, 2017
contested vs uncontested divorce

Contested vs. Uncontested Divorce in Florida

Understanding the differences between contested and uncontested divorce isn’t difficult, but making the decision on which type of divorce to file can have important consequences. Contested […]
September 27, 2017
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How Child Support Is Calculated in Florida

Divorcing or separating parents of minor children may have many issues to address. Child custody, visitation, and the logistics of co-parenting in separate residences can cost […]
September 11, 2017
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What to Know About Alimony Laws in Florida

Alimony, also known as spousal support, is a type of financial support paid from one spouse to the other in a divorce and is available regardless […]
August 27, 2017
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Should All Engaged Couples Consider a Prenuptial Agreement?

As an engaged couple prepares for their wedding, they usually begin entering into contracts with vendors. From booking the venue to hiring caterers and a photographer, […]
August 15, 2017
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Reasons to Request Child Custody or Child Support Modifications in Florida

Parents who share custody and support of their children are legally obligated to follow the terms of the custody and child support orders given to them […]
July 26, 2017
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Annulment vs. Divorce in Florida

Married couples in Florida have two options to legally end their marriage: annulment and divorce. The outcomes of both are the same—the ending of a marriage—but […]
December 18, 2015
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What if I Fail to Pay Child Support

Failure to Pay Child Support In Florida, there are few occasions where failure to meet a court-ordered obligation is actually punishable by contempt. Failure to pay […]
November 12, 2015
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Property Distribution in Divorce

Distribution of Marital Assets and Liabilities If you are going through a divorce in Florida, then one of the major areas of concern has to deal […]
October 30, 2015
Child Custody Rights for Unmarried Fathers

Unmarried Fathers Rights Florida – Timesharing

Unmarried Fathers Parental Rights in Florida Did you know that unmarried fathers in the State of Florida are not immediately given the same rights to their […]