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Important Tips for Property Division During a Divorce

Important Tips for Property Division During a Divorce

Divorce
Going through a divorce process can be a complicated ordeal especially when children or property division is involved. As you begin the divorce process, it is important to work with a Roseville divorce attorney who can help you determine the terms of your property division, whether that be vehicles, a house, or antique items. Some tips to make this process go smoother include: Establish your personal property: When dividing up property during your divorce, it is important to establish which items in the house are your personal property. Some items that your spouse would have no right to include gifts given to you by your parents, items you possessed before you were married, and family heirlooms that came from a person on your side of the family.Have appraisals done on valuable items: When there are…
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Family Law: Understanding 5 Different Types of Domestic Violence

Family Law: Understanding 5 Different Types of Domestic Violence

Domestic Violence
According to the U.S. Surgeon General, domestic violence has quickly become one of the number one concerns of the U.S. today. Many victims and instigators of domestic violence alike, do not even realize that what they are doing is a crime. Domestic violence can occur between spouses, with children, or between people who are dating. Domestic violence can take the form of several different kinds of abuses including: Sexual: This occurs when the abuser forces the victim to engage in sexual behavior against their will. Some examples include physical violence with forced sex, marital rape, sexually belittling the victim, and making sexual jokes about the victim.Physical: Physical abuse covers a wide range of behavior including biting, slapping, burning, and cutting. An abuser that forces their victim to use drugs or refuses to provide…
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