Requests for Reasonable Attorney’s Fees

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9th Jun 2014

Attorney’s fees for contested issues in divorce and custody litigation can accumulate very quickly if the matter is not resolved by agreement of the parties in a timely manner. Therefore, in most contested divorce and custody litigations, one party, or … more

The Effects of Filing Bankruptcy During Divorce

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9th May 2014

Upon filing any bankruptcy petition (chapter 7, 11, 12 or 13) an automatic stay immediately goes into effect without any notice to creditors, prohibiting all efforts to pursue collections against the debtor or against the debtor’s estate. This does NOT … more

Caps On Tennessee Child Support For Monthly Incomes Greater Than $10,000

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3rd Apr 2014

In Tennessee, the strict computation of child support applies only to the 1st $10,000 of net income. For those parents who are fortunate enough to net greater than $10,000 monthly, the calculation of child support is based off of the … more

Frequently Asked Questions: Tennessee Child Custody

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12th Feb 2014

Who is the primary residential parent? The primary residential parent refers to the parent that the child stays with for more than six months in a year. This means that for the better part of the year, the child stays … more