Unfortunately, domestic violence is a common problem. Physical abuse, sexual assault, intimidation, emotional abuse and stalking are serious issues that may put you or your children in danger. If you or someone in your home is at risk of becoming a victim of domestic violence, you should seek help right away. Filing a petition for a protective order may be one of the best things you can do for your safety.
If you are heading for divorce, you may be putting together a list of assets in preparation for the property division phase of the proceeding.
When two parents decide to join together in matrimony, there are many different variables to consider. The proper distribution of their estate is one of the most important things for them to hash out.
Property division is often a contentious part of divorce. The good thing about it, however, is that state statutes regulate the division of marital property and the rights each spouse has, offering some protection and justice in the process.