Tag: legal aid divorce

How Israel’s legal aid bill could hurt its economy

The number of legal aid cases has grown by at least 40 percent over the past three years, the International Legal Assistance Centre (ILAC) said Tuesday.While it has never been higher, this is likely due to a new legal system implemented since the end of the occupation that makes...

A new lawsuit aims to stop Pine Tree Legal divorce from taking effect

Posted November 08, 2018 12:12:01 The Pine Tree Law Firm in the U.S. filed a lawsuit against a California divorce court for not allowing a divorce to take effect on time.The lawsuit was filed on Tuesday in federal court in Sacramento, California.The lawsuit seeks a court order to stop...

How to get your divorce papers legally, legally, and without any hassle

I recently had a divorce.It wasn’t easy.My ex-wife, a high school teacher, had just moved from Texas to New York.It was a whirlwind of a year, but it was worth it, because I’m an attorney.She filed a motion for divorce, and I agreed to take her case.My lawyers asked...

Which states are best equipped to help their gay and lesbian couples?

The first legal marriage of the new century was celebrated in Washington, D.C., on January 6.But many states have yet to legalize same-sex marriage.In the coming months, however, there are several states that could be poised to be among the first to allow gay and lesbians to marry.Read MoreCalifornia’s...

‘Bully-shaming’ a key element of divorce – ABC News

The divorce settlement has drawn criticism from experts who say it has been used to create an atmosphere of bullying.Key points:Legal services lawyer, psychologist and psychologist director-general David Womack said he was disappointed with the dealThe ABC has spoken to experts and found there was no evidence to suggest...