The Integrative Law Institute is presenting "Law and the Human Brain: NeuroLiteracy 101 for Lawyers, Mediators, and Judges," on January 12th in downtown San Francisco's financial district.
By Loretta Hutchinson: The “Mortgage Forgiveness Debt Relief Act and Debt Cancellation” is set to expire at the end of 2012 as part of the Bush-era tax cuts. If your clients are considering the sale of an “underwater” residence, they have a short window to qualify for this debt forgiveness exemption.
|n a divorce case, Cincinnati Judge sentenced photographer to serve jail time unless he apologizes to his soon and his ex-wife for a Facebook rant post.
As they become integrated into more aspects of the “everyday life,” the uses of smart phones are on the rise. Family lawyers are not exempted from this. According to a recent survey conducted by the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (AAML), 92 per cent of the nation’s top lawyers have witnessed an increase in the number of cases using evidence taken from smart phones (like the iPhone and Androids operating machines).
Four Family Law firms -- Law Offices of Brandmeyer, Stanton & Dockstader; Gilligan Law Corporation; The Law and Mediation Offices of Kimberly Davidson; and The Law Office of Barbara E. McNamara -- have merged to create the firm Brandmeyer Gilligan Dockstader & Davidson, LLP, specializing in complex family law.