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Domestic Violence

The effects of domestic violence on children

Posted by brian on April 18, 2018

In most cases, Domestic Violence negatively affects children. Below is an infographic with some of the effects; For more information on Williamson County Family Lawyer, please visit our site.

Criminal Defense

The police officer did not read me my rights

Posted by brian on April 16, 2018

Police officers are required to use a specific protocol when placing a suspect under arrest, including stating the official charge. This is typically the point in an apprehension where the officer also informs the apprehended suspect of their legal rights, most notably the right to remain silent and the right to one free phone call. […]

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Post Modification

After a divorce is final, can I renegotiate?

Posted by brian on April 10, 2018

Have you just gone through a divorce? Are you unhappy with the results of your divorce settlement and want a better deal for yourself? There is hope and it is possible to renegotiate a divorce after the divorce is final. If there has been a material change in circumstances, then there are possibilities to renegotiate […]

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Bankruptcy

Are All Debts Discharged Through Bankruptcy?

Posted by brian on April 2, 2018

3 Debts that you will be left with. If you’re in debt, and can’t find a way out, it’s time to file for Chapter 7 bankruptcy. Chapter 7 bankruptcy is the best option when you don’t have a lot of assets or income. During the bankruptcy proceedings, your non-exempt assets will be liquidated, and the […]

Guardianship
Guardianship

What are the responsibilities of a court-appointed guardian?

Posted by brian on March 26, 2018

In the state of Texas, guardianship is a legal relationship that is created by a court. The relationship created by the court is between a person designated as a guardian and the ward, according to Cornell University School of Law. The Duties of a Guardian The guardian is vested with the legal right and duty […]

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Adoption

How Long Does it Take to Adopt a Child From Foster Care?

Posted by brian on March 21, 2018

The amount of time it takes to adopt a child from the foster care system can depend on several circumstances. According to adoptuskids.org and adoptionnetwork.com, the entire adoption process can take anywhere from 4 months to 18 months, but the time it takes to adopt can vary greatly and will depend on individual factors. Once […]

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Bankruptcy

Can I Own Anything After Bankruptcy?

Posted by brian on March 12, 2018

You are likely to have a number of significant questions if you are a Texan considering filing for bankruptcy. One of your questions may be whether you are able to own anything after bankruptcy. The simple answer to your question is yes, you can own property after you pursue a bankruptcy. In order to better […]

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Adoption, Family Law

Adoption Process

Posted by brian on March 5, 2018

When looking for an adoption, you might wonder how long does the adoption process can take. It depends on several elements. Here’s an infographic that may help you understand more about it. For more information on Family Law please visit our page.

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What Are the Effects of Domestic Violence on Children?

Posted by brian on March 5, 2018

Domestic violence inflicts physical, psychological, emotional, economic and/or sexual harm. Perpetrators could be of either gender or any relation to the abused. Abusive acts could be punches, verbal assaults, or refusing to provide food or education. What do children who have experienced domestic violence have in common with combat veterans? Both groups often suffer from […]

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Immigration Attorney

How can Immigration Law Issues affect my business?

Posted by admin on February 26, 2018

Immigration law issues can often seem like they only impact people on a national scale. However the reality is that the impact of these laws can easily be felt on a local level. From schools to churches to businesses, everyone is impacted by such issues. If you run a small business, for example, you might […]