International Assisted Reproductive Technology and U.S. Citizenship

By Leslie Schreiber: The question of whether citizenship will transmit to children born outside of the U.S. remains an important issue for your clients to consider when choosing to make assisted reproductive technology arrangements abroad.

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Common Mistakes when Valuing Pensions

Pension and QDRO expert Mark Altschuler talks about common mistakes when valuing defined benefit and defined contribution plans – including partial offsets and tax consequences – with Family Lawyer Magazine publisher Dan Couvrette.    

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What Family Lawyers Need to Know

Expert advice to help serve your clients and grow your practice.

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Stress Management Tips to Keep Ahead in a Competitive Market

By Carolyn Ellis: Chronic unmanaged stress can make you unfocused, cranky, and burned out. These simple stress management tips can help improve your bottom line as well as your physical and emotional health.  

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The Circle of Support: A New Team Approach to Collaborative Divorce

By Barbara Shapiro: A new team approach to traditional, litigated divorce.  

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U.S. Supreme Court to Decide on Same-Sex Marriage

After ducking the issue in October, the U.S. Supreme Court announced on Friday that it would decide the marriage rights of gays and lesbians nationwide.

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Can Difficult Clients Learn Decision-Making Skills?

By Mark Powers and Michael Hammond: Why making a case for a decision that is emotionally appealing rather than congested with data and reason can win people over faster and more easily.    

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What Family Lawyers Need to Know: Part Two

Divorce-industry professionals offer expert advice to help you serve your clients and grow your practice.

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Latest Family Law News
 

U.S. Supreme Court to Decide on Same-Sex Marriage

U.S. Supreme Court to decide whether same-sex marriage should be permitted across all U.S. states.

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Technology
 

Managing and Protecting Your Online Reputation

If you don’t take control for your personal, online brand, someone else will do it for you.

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Feature Articles
 

Supreme Court Deliberates Online Abuse & Death Threats

The US Supreme Court will assess whether online threats and abuse are expressions of free speech or criminal activity.

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Collaborative Practice
 

Collaborative Divorce from an Accountant’s and Lawyer’s Perspective

Two Florida professionals discuss collaborative divorce from the perspective of a family lawyer and a certified public accountant.

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Financial Matters
 

Divorce and Credit Damage Valuation

Credit damage expert Georg Finder speaks about the issues surrounding credit damage valuation in a divorce case.

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Technology
 

The Desktop Computer is Not Lost

Three software programs that are noteworthy for lawyers, but not yet part of the mainstream roster of software in the law office.

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Mediation
 

Are There Benefits to Using Non-Attorney Divorce Mediators?

Non-attorney divorce mediators bring a true sense of neutrality and desire for a peaceful resolution to divorce mediation, but their talents are complemented by legal advice from a family law attorney.

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Technology
 

Should You Use Cloud or Desktop Software for Tax-Optimized Divorce Settlements?

Whether you prefer cloud or desktop, the importance of tax optimization tools in family attorney software cannot be overstressed

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Managing Your Firm
 

5 Tips for Improving Your Law Practice’s Payments

Sometimes the best lessons for practicing law are learned in the trenches, in the court room, and unfortunately on your balance sheet. Here are five key tips to help master the art of getting paid.

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