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Why do I have to pay child support if I don’t get to see my child?

Why do I have to pay child support if I don’t get to see my child? The aspect of child support in divorce cases can be contentious. Several factors, like who will pay child support, the amount of money needed to support the child, and if the amount can be modified in future, need to … Continue reading Why do I have to pay child support if I don’t get to see my child?

Do I Have To Comply with My Parenting Plan During COVID-19

Do I Have To Comply with My Parenting Plan During COVID-19 Tennessee’s schools are closed for the rest of the school year. Many families are trying to adjust their schedules and have questions surrounding their parenting plan during this pandemic. How does the pandemic affect my parenting plan? Parents are encouraged to follow the school-year … Continue reading Do I Have To Comply with My Parenting Plan During COVID-19

6 Reasons to Have a Prenuptial Agreement in Place before Tying the Knot

6 Reasons to Have a Prenuptial Agreement in Place before Tying the Knot So, you are engaged and have probably started planning your wedding. But, have you thought about getting a prenup? The answer, most likely, is no. Most people are under the impression that prenups are only for the rich and the famous. However, … Continue reading 6 Reasons to Have a Prenuptial Agreement in Place before Tying the Knot

What Happens to a Family Business in a Divorce in Tennessee?

What Happens to a Family Business in a Divorce in Tennessee? Source When couples contemplate divorce, they look forward to the fair distribution of their property like their family home, real estate, financial accounts, and retirement accounts. One important asset they should be thinking about is the family business, which may be subjected to marital … Continue reading What Happens to a Family Business in a Divorce in Tennessee?

Tips For A Healthy Divorce

Great Article @ https://www.chicagoparent.com/learn/general-parenting/how-to-have-a-healthy-divorce/ Please read some tips from the article below. Tips for parents on the brink of divorce Find therapy or counseling. It doesn’t have to be about reconciliation, but rather how to best navigate a separation. It helps to have an objective third person, preferably with a mental health background, to help define … Continue reading Tips For A Healthy Divorce

How To Divide Your Business in a Divorce In Tennessee

How To Divide Your Business in a Divorce In Tennessee Dividing Assets Can Make Divorce More Complex When a couple goes through a divorce, assets and liabilities are split. The court will classify property as either marital or separate – then place values on the property, and then distribute the property amongst each of the … Continue reading How To Divide Your Business in a Divorce In Tennessee

Why Do Unwed Fathers Have No Parental Rights?

The Law States: An unmarried woman who gives birth to a child has custody of the child automatically. Rights of an Unmarried Father If you are an unwed father, there are some things that you need to know in order to gain parental rights. If you are an unmarried father, you will need to establish … Continue reading Why Do Unwed Fathers Have No Parental Rights?

What rights does an unmarried father have in custody conflicts?

In Tennessee, the legal rights regarding child custody if you are an unmarried father can present several challenges. To begin with, it is the de facto position that an unmarried mother has physical and legal custody of the child. This changes, though, when you prove paternity. At that time, you have the same legal rights … Continue reading What rights does an unmarried father have in custody conflicts?

How can I help my child deal with separation anxiety?

Parental visits are an important part of maintaining a strong relationship with your child after a divorce. However, it’s not uncommon for kids to experience separation anxiety when away from their mothers, which can be difficult for recently divorced fathers to deal with. To help you put your child’s mind at ease and truly enjoy … Continue reading How can I help my child deal with separation anxiety?