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Divorce Corp - Documentary?

I recently watched the documentary (if you can call it that) Divorce Corp narrated by Dr. Drew.  I was genuinely interested in watching it, as I read some very positive reviews and the trailers seemed great.   319 more words

Equitable Distribution

Equitable Distribution: Marital vs. Separate Property in a Divorce

Marriage is the chief cause of divorce. – Groucho Marx

Perhaps second only to the issue of child custody, determining what assets are—or are not—subject to Equitable Distribution is the most important factor that shapes matrimonial litigation. 831 more words

Bashian & Farber

Contested Divorces, Complex ED

Case #1:  Businesses, Banking and Offshore Trusts

Sharon Demarco was 54 years old when she came to our office.  I entered the conference room with a cup of coffee, a legal pad and a pen, greeted her and sat down.   601 more words


Equitable Property Division in Divorce

Question on Avvo.com: In the state of Maryland—- how to determine common property during divorce: house is purchased in just my name while im merried…via bank loan… 262 more words

Legal Education

Who Gets To Stay In The Home Until The Divorce Is Final?

When a couple separates, one of the first questions is who will stay, and who will leave the marital home. Sometimes both will stay: this is rarely a good long-term solution, although there are some situations where it makes economic sense to do this. 544 more words


DNA Info: 4 Things For Couples to Know If They're Delaying Marriage to Buy a Home

Last week, I spoke to DNA Info reporter Nikhita Venugopal about the perils of home ownership for unmarried couples. “It’s much easier to come up with terms you can agree on when the relationship is good, than when there is a breakup in the works,” said… 823 more words

Is Domestic Violence Becoming More Prevalent?

It seems like every time you read a newspaper or Google the news you hear more horrific stories about domestic violence. It can be something like the Ray Rice scandal, caught on video tape and rocking the NFL, or people you’ve never heard of in an article about murder/suicide of a couple. 277 more words