This article was written by Hance Law Group associate attorney Jonathan James. In my last article, I talked about the limited scope services we provide for divorce. Though divorce is where we concentrate a lot of our family law services, we also do a good deal of work post-divorce. And because of the nature of…

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This article was written by Hance Law Group principal Larry Hance. Recently, there were two celebrity divorce revelations that made their way around the news. I usually only see or hear this type of news in passing and don’t think much of it. However, the stories – concerning Megan Fox and Drew Barrymore’s announcements that…

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This article was written by Hance Law Group associate attorney Jonathan James. In a prior blog article, I discussed how pre-nuptial agreements can help project couples from confusion and rancor in the case of a divorce. While pre-nuptial agreements only require the participation of the two people who are getting married, I strongly advise that…

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This article was written by Hance Law Group associate attorney Beverly Via. In my last article, I reviewed the guidelines in the Texas Family Code around standard and expanded standard possession orders. The orders are designed to give each parent in a divorce parenting time, they’re designed to minimize conflict between parents (by apportioning spring…

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This article was written by Hance Law Group associate attorney Beverly Via. One of the most important (and potentially contentious) aspects of a divorce settlement has to do with parenting time. The Texas legislature and courts have established that the public policy of the state is that children should have “frequent and continuing” contact with…

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This article was written by Hance Law Group associate attorney Jonathan James. Popular culture paints a negative stereotype of what a pre-nuptial agreement is and how it functions. We think of rich people trying to protect themselves from “gold-diggers,” or celebrities trying to create borders for marriages that they know won’t last forever. In reality,…

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This article was written by Hance Law Group associate attorney Jonathan James. When a couple decides to get divorce, it’s a move that’s sometimes accompanied by one spouse moving out of the house. It makes a certain amount of emotional sense to do that – you’ve decided to not be together as a couple, and…

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This article was written by [company] associate attorney Jonathan James. It’s typical that a Texas legislative session results in some changes to the Texas Family Law code, and the 2015 session was no exception. One of the most significant changes had to do with the types of things a court is allowed to order in…

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This article was written by [company] associate attorney Jonathan James. Two weeks ago, reports came out that computer hackers gained access to the database of subscribers to Ashley Madison, the website that caters to married people interested in arranging affairs. There’s been speculation that the hackers would release the 37 million names to the public,…

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