Monthly Archives: October 2020


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There are a number of common confusions regarding protective orders and how and why to seek one, and even what a protective order can do. Protective orders are the main mechanism that the court system uses to protect people from other people. As opposed to a stay away order, a violation of a protective order is a criminal act resulting in potential jail time in and of itself. This gives the police the authority to arrest an offender simply on the basis of violating the order. Protective orders can be granted when family violence has occurred, and is likely to occur again. […]

Protective Orders: When Words Fail


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Gray Divorces take place between spouses who are over 50 years old. Dissolution of the marriage of couples who are 50 years old and above is increasing in the country. There will be difficulties and challenges. A common issue is when a spouse is very financially dependent on the other. After the divorce, the financially-dependent spouse will have to deal with a drastic lifestyle change. Issues regarding properties will arise. There’s also the issues of support and alimony among other things. Family Home The parties have to decide who is better capable of refinancing a mortgage of family homes not […]

What is a Gray Divorce?



Divorce is the end of an anticipated lifetime partnership. Thus, it is not easy to accept, and for some people with psychological issues, it can be a huge blow to their ego. A narcissist can have different reactions towards divorce, but it is still a form of rejection and failure that they would usually feel they don’t deserve. Narcissist Strategies in Divorce One of the tendencies of narcissists is that they rarely admit their fault and eventually, blame others for their failures. This is often demonstrated in divorce, and the narcissistic spouse will do everything to divert the fault since […]

Narcissist Spouses: How They Act in Divorce


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Texas protects the welfare of the child. Thus, one of the important aspects of the child is his identity. Part of that identity is the lineage. It is even more important since the parents have rights over the child. Establishing Paternity in Texas The ideal situation of a married couple is that they are also the mother and father of the child. It does not always happen. In this case, the state is very careful to ensure that the parents’ rights over their children. It is not compromised regardless of the relationship of their biological parents.  However, it is possible […]

Acknowledgment of Paternity in Texas



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The Family Code of Texas permits the parent of a child, whether the mother or father, to file for the modification of the child custody order. There are two scenarios in the case of modifying the prior child custody order. The first one is if the parents were once married and the second one is not having any marriage involved. In the former case, the prior order should be the Final Decree of Divorce, and for the latter, it is the final order in the Suit Affecting Parent Child Relationship. In this article, what will be discussed are the following: […]

How to Modify a Child Custody Order in Texas


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Married life isn’t easy. Whether you like to admit it or not, there are just some aspects of your married relationship that are tough to navigate. Imagine how much harder things can get if you happen to be business partners with your spouse. There’s just so much to watch out for that it might just seem impossible to do. That doesn’t necessarily mean that it can’t be done though. There are just a lot more things that you need to keep in mind if you do find yourself in that situation. Communication is Key As with every relationship, the best […]

How to Be Business Partners and Stay Married