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A Senator’s Divorce Story/Martin Rosenfeld

September 29, 2012


The former Senator from Tennessee, Bill Frist recently entered into divorce proceedings with his wife. The article that describes the legal tenor of his divorce can be found at What makes the Frist divorce notable is the desire of the two parties to make this divorce amicable. The Frists both filed “bare bones” legal […]

Five Major Financial Mistakes People Make When Considering Divorce/by Colorado Mediation Partners.Com

September 20, 2012


(The following article was reprinted with permission of Scott Baroway, Esq. of Colorado Mediation Partners. Editor) Here are 5 simple, but often overlooked financial mistakes people make when considering¬†divorce. Being a Financial Victim If you are or you think your spouse is considering divorce, make copies of all important financial documents such as statements from […]

Keeping Divorce Costs Reasonable/Martin Rosenfeld

September 16, 2012


An article recently appeared on the growth of divorces filed without an attorney. This is known as pro se divorces. The article can be found at the following post :¬† The economy is one reason for pro se divorces. High legal costs is another factor. In the article, the pros and cons of such filings […]

Input Needed/Martin Rosenfeld

September 9, 2012


This blog has been on line for more than two years. Many posts have agreed, coming from a variety of authors. I do not know what articles touch the most reader interest except through the feedback of statistics. I know, for example, that posts about children get many readers as do posts about the economics […]

A Minnesota Judge Confronts Divorce/Martin Rosenfeld

September 1, 2012


The following message was recently recently written by a Family Court Judge in Minnesota, Bruce Peterson: “My judicial career has been focused in family law, which is hopelessly behind in coping with 50% divorce rates and 40% unmarried parent rates. Family fragmentation on this scale, the worst in the world, is going to have devastating […]