So, you have gone through the Texas probate process and you are now a new Executor of the Estate. How much is going to be on your plate? What comes next? Here is what you need to know: The process doesn't end when you are appointed. In fact, your work is just beginning. You are a fiduciary. Under the law, you must act in the best interest of the estate and meet certain obligations in … [Read more...] about What Are my Duties as an Executor?
Mediation is Required in your Divorce Case- Good News or Hassle?
In many family law cases, the parties may be required to attend mediation prior to being heard by the judge. Sometimes this news is met with a sigh of annoyance... just one more barrier to getting a "day in court" or "getting this divorce finished."You may feel better about it if you consider the reasons for mediation.Reasons: Clarify the issues- in most divorce cases, there is a laundry … [Read more...] about Mediation is Required in your Divorce Case- Good News or Hassle?
Parent Seeking Relocation to Another State With Child
If you are a divorced or divorcing parent who is under the authority of a court and wish to relocate with your child, you may find that you are facing more than you bargained for. Prior to accepting that new job in another state (or before considering a move outside your child's school district), you should: Read your divorce decree or other court orders about visitation and custody to see … [Read more...] about Parent Seeking Relocation to Another State With Child