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EU's Juncker says the British 'have to pay'

© AFP | EU Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker delivers a speech at the European Parliament in Strasbourg, eastern France, October 3, 2017

LUXEMBOURG (AFP) – EU Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker said Friday that Britain must “pay” for its financial commitments to start Brexit trade talks, comparing it to someone trying to leave a bar after a round of beers. 310 more words

D Day Part Duex.

The day had finally arrived; my next, and what I hoped will be my final, court date. Though I was much more put together and composed than my first court date, a few months prior, I still needed my mommy- so she flew to LA for the occasion. 1,548 more words

Divorce

Legal Realities

By the time a settlement was reached, almost four years from the start, I had retained three lawyers and spent a staggering amount of money on legal fees. 615 more words

Silver Splitters

Should you have a Marital Settlement Conference?  5 Reasons it’s a bomb.

The language in family law is so deceiving.  A marital settlement conference (MSC) is not a conference and it is not even a pleasant meeting.  The MSC is just as deceiving as the phrase family law itself.  850 more words

Divorce Strategies

Going Pro Se in an Attorney's World - 5 Things to Remember at Settlement

Going pro se or representing yourself in a divorce is not for everyone.  Family law is a division of the Judicial Branch that is not governed like criminal law.  1,518 more words

Divorce Strategies

5 of the Dirtiest Divorce Tricks

Some divorcing spouses treat each other deplorably. In these sad cases, it is actually hard to believe they were once in love. Candor and kindness are replaced by artifice and cruelty. 710 more words

Family Law