Every now and then we take a break from our usual legal oriented posts to share some information of local interest that may help the public. It is getting warmer in Texas, and fast. Zika virus is a concern to Texans. Although we have not had many issues with this virus, it is important to stay informed and to help stop the spread. You can read "What Texans Need to Know About the Zika Virus" … [Read more...] about Zika in Texas
Two people are about to divorce. Where do they file the case? Well, that's easy, in the county where they both are living, right? Well, not always.... When two people are married, and living together and have been living there for awhile, yes, they do file in that county. But some cases are not so clear. Consider: He lives in one county, she lives in another. This has been going … [Read more...] about Divorce Cases that Cross State Lines
Animals abuse is heartbreaking. Animals are innocent and trusting and cannot speak for themselves. If you witness animal neglect or abuse, it is important to report it to the proper authorities. In Houston, animal abuse should be reported to the SPCA. You can report by telephone or online. Here is a link to report animal abuse in Montgomery County Texas to Crime Stoppers or to Animal … [Read more...] about How to Report Animal Abuse
If you are about to become divorced you may be concerned about getting to the courthouse first to file the petition. Many people have the impression that if they don’t file first they will have a more difficult time getting temporary possession of the home, or obtaining favorable terms relating to property or children. However that is generally not the case. Here are the ways in which being … [Read more...] about Should I Rush to File my Divorce First?