New NBC Sitcom To Show Loving Side Of Divorce

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In August, a new NBC sitcom will premiere starring Marlon Wayans that will show a more loving side of divorce. “Marlon,” which premieres Wednesday, Aug. 16 (9/8 CT), is a lighthearted comedy about a father doing his best to co-parent with his ex-wife. The star of the show says he

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Top Five Frequently Asked Questions About Divorce

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The early stages of divorce can seem overwhelming. You’re likely sorting through difficult emotions and stressed about what the future might hold. During this time, it can be hard to know where to turn and what are the first steps you need to take to protect yourself, your assets, and

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Society Should Do More To Celebrate Amicable Divorces

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There are some fundamental flaws in the attitudes modern society currently holds about marriage and divorce. Social media is flooded with engagement selfies and wedding snapshots and your wedding day is always hailed as the “best day of your life.” Unfortunately, all this warm-and-fuzzy hoopla results in the other side

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4 Tips For Divorcing Amicably

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Divorce is never ideal. It should only be considered as a last option after all efforts to save a marriage are exhausted. However, just because your marriage didn’t work out doesn’t mean you and your ex have to hate each other. Of course, it’s often difficult to remain on friendly

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Consider Child-Centered Divorce Strategies

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By Sara Gabriella, Contributing Author Effects of Divorce on Children Numerous studies over the past decades that have evaluated the effect of divorce on children’s mental and emotional development have identified the level of conflict between parents, and how well they navigate co-parenting, as the primary factors in determining whether

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Is Collaborative Divorce Right For Me? 5 Pros and Cons

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By Jennifer M. Paine Cordell & Cordell Divorce Lawyer While researching your divorce options, chances are you will come across the collaborative divorce model. As a model, it is relatively new, dating from the mid-1990s from the Midwest, when a group of family court attorneys and experts committed to collaborating

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What Is The First Thing A Dad Should Do After Separation?

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By Julie Garrison Special to DadsDivorce.com After separation, your activities are going to change considerably. If you are the one initiating the separation and subsequent divorce, chances are you have already lined up your finances, change in residence, and child custody priorities. You may not have seen a divorce attorney

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Alternative Dispute Resolution

Alternative dispute resolution (or “ADR”) has been a hot legal topic for the past ten to twenty years. However it is not always well understood outside the legal profession. At its most basic level, alternative dispute resolution is any process which is used to resolve a case short of a

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