New York judge Matthew Cooper recently approved a Brooklyn woman’s request to serve her husband’s summons for divorce papers through Facebook. The woman, Ellanora Arthur Baidoo, wanted to divorce her husband, Victor Sena Blood-Dzraku, for years, but was unsuccessful in finding him to serve the papers, according to a CNN report. Continue reading
The famous rapper known as Ludacris, Christopher Bridges, was recently awarded full custody of his daughter after a prominent child custody dispute against Tamika Fuller. Although some estimates claim Bridges is worth nearly $25 million, he told the judge his cash flow was hindered by the untimely death of Paul Walker. Continue reading
What Are the Types of Child Custody?
Child custody is a complex area of family law which typically deals with the rights for a child to live with a parent and the ability for a parent to make decisions about the child’s upbringing. Continue reading
What is Child Support
Child support typically refers to court-ordered payments a parent may be responsible for after a divorce or separation1. These funds are usually reserved for a child’s housing, food and clothing, but may also be used for other necessary expenses in raising a child. Continue reading
These 3 tips on how to tell your kids about divorce are focused on preparing you for the daunting task of telling your kids about the end of your marriage.
Going through a divorce and dealing with divorce lawyers can be stressful enough without the fear of having to tell your children their lives are about to drastically change. Choosing how and when to tell your kids about a divorce may have a long-lasting impact, so it is often beneficial to take some careful time planning on how you will tell your kids about the divorce. Continue reading