DadsDivorce LIVE: White House Council On Boys & Men

White House Council On Boys and Men

The proposal for a White House Council on Boys and Men was originally inspired in response to the creation of the White House Council on Women and Girls. According to Coalition to Create a White House Council On Boys and Men Commissioner Terry Brennan, the current generation of boys will be


4 Things Recent Research Has Taught Us About Fatherhood


There is no shortage of research regarding the importance of engaged fathers. Over the years there have been numerous studies that prove, without a doubt, it is crucial for children to have Dad involved in their lives. However, there is a growing interest in the science of fatherhood. Specifically, more


Video: Cordell & Cordell News – June 26, 2015


Dads Divorce, sponsor Cordell & Cordell and sister site have teamed up to present a series of weekly recap videos to keep you informed on the latest news and top stories. This week, Cordell & Cordell posted a column Principal Partner Joe Cordell wrote for the Huffington Post about


New Study Further Debunks Deadbeat Dad Myth

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The image of the deadbeat dad that skips child support payments, shuns his children and leaves a desperate single mom to fend for herself still looms large in society. However, a recent study published in the Journal of Marriage and Family provides even more evidence that the stereotype of a


DadsDivorce LIVE: Massachusetts Alimony Reform Act

Massachusetts Alimony Reform Act

The Massachusetts Alimony Reform Act of 2011, which did away with permanent alimony in the state, was hailed as a national model when it passed. Recently, the Massachusetts Supreme Court issued three key decisions regarding the termination of alimony upon retirement or cohabition.


The Basics Of Military Divorce

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Divorce is often a complicated, confusing, and scary process. That uncertainty can be magnified when one spouse is serving in the military. Military families going through divorce face a unique set of challenges. There are specific rules and laws regarding jurisdiction, child custody, calculating child and spousal support, division of