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Documentation you'll need for a high net worth divorce

The more money and assets you and your soon-to-be ex-spouse have acquired together, the more complicated your divorce is going to be. It's a simple fact of divorce that every family law attorney knows: Divorce proceedings are one of the times in life when people wish they were accountants -- because it can be a difficult process to sort through all their financial accounts and property valuations.

Parenting provisions regarding travel

It's great to take a holiday with your child but if you're a single parent you may need to get special permission from the other parent to travel with him or her. Depending on how you set up your parenting plan and child custody agreement, traveling with your child can be easy or potentially difficult, so it's important to do it right.

Men have special considerations for finances after a divorce

Many people tend to focus on women during a divorce. For some reason, they aren't concerned about how the man in the situation is faring. Men need to make sure that they are taking steps to keep their financial future stable. In some cases, this is going to take considerable work.

Protecting your assets the simple way: Postnuptial agreements

A postnuptial agreement is similar to a prenuptial agreement except for that it's created after you're married. A postnuptial agreement is beneficial for a number of reasons. First, you can create it if you have a feeling things might not work out in the future. Second, you can protect your assets even after you've gotten married. Third, you don't have to have a prenuptial agreement, which could take some pressure off on your wedding day.

How do unwed biological dads legally establish parentage?

Are you certain that an ex-lover is pregnant with your child? In most cases, the mother of your child will agree to establish you as the father. That's because the mother of your child will benefit from the ability to receive child support payments from you, and she may see the advantages of her child having a bond with his or her father.

Co-parenting requires the adults to work together

If you and your ex have young children, you have a long road ahead since you have to raise your children and deal with your ex. A co-parenting model is one of the possible ways that you can choose to raise your children, but this requires you to have an open line of communication with your ex.

When divorce gets complicated

If you've decided to get a divorce, and you've talked to friends and family about it, you're probably receiving unsolicited advice from a lot of different people. However, even if your friends providing you with advice have been through a divorce before, it's important to note that no two divorces are the same. Some divorces are much more complicated than others -- especially when they involve high-value assets, spouses with unequal incomes and children.

What is paternity fraud, and what does it mean for a father?

Paternity fraud is a very serious problem that may only turn up years after a child is born. Imagine being a father who suddenly comes across information that may mean his child isn't his at all. It's a horrifying feeling for a parent, and it's compounded by the fact that the man's partner may have known that the child wasn't his in the first place.

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