Annulment means the marriage has been declared invalid; in essence it didn’t happen. This happens for two reasons. The marriage was void or voidable.
Void marriages are those that legally cannot h…
Even before the recent spike in the value of Bitcoins, which caused the media to focus on this cryptocurrency, men’s rights groups have been advocating the use of Bitcoins to hide assets during a divorce. Such groups claim that…
At the beginning of a case, it’s difficult to know how much to communicate with your attorney and when. Attorneys are expensive, so you want to use their services wisely. Here are some tips.
The Catholic Diocese of Lansing awarded Lori Buiteweg the Sir Thomas Moore award, which recognizes a member of the legal profession who demonstrates outstanding personal integrity, community service, and professional excellence.
Eileen Slank has been elected president of the Huron Valley Swim Club Board of Directors.
Katherine Sharkey is the chair of the FOC Liaison Committee and co-chair of the Public Service/Pro Bono Committee for the Washtenaw County Bar Association. She was appointed to the Washtenaw County Bar Association Board of Directors. She has completed her term as the Immediate Past-President of the Woman Lawyers Association for the Washtenaw County Region. Kate presented “Evidence in Family Law Cases” at the CORT Training for Legal Services attorneys.
Like many things in life, a do-it-yourself approach often costs you more money—and considerably more time—than hiring an experienced professional in the first place. Divorcing couples may think they’ve resolved 90% of their issues, only to find out that the “holes” in their informal agreement put one of them at a distinct disadvantage. More