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Can a Party Fired for Employee Misconduct Seek a Reduction in Child Support or Alimony?

By | 2017-05-25T13:26:06+00:00 May 25th, 2017|Categories: Alimony, Child Support, Divorce, Family Law, Modification, Updates|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Can a Party Fired for Employee Misconduct Seek a Reduction in Child Support or Alimony?

Common Law Marriage is Not Legal in Massachusetts – Except When It Is

By | 2017-05-17T12:53:07+00:00 May 17th, 2017|Categories: Divorce, Family Law, Updates|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Common Law Marriage is Not Legal in Massachusetts – Except When It Is

Public Hearing on Proposed Alimony Reform Law Scheduled for May 15, 2017

By | 2017-05-04T10:48:00+00:00 May 3rd, 2017|Categories: Alimony, Divorce, Family Law, Updates|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Public Hearing on Proposed Alimony Reform Law Scheduled for May 15, 2017

SJC: Some Guardians of Minors Entitled to Court-Appointed Attorneys

By | 2017-04-22T13:51:17+00:00 April 24th, 2017|Categories: Family Law, Guardianships, Updates|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on SJC: Some Guardians of Minors Entitled to Court-Appointed Attorneys

Mediate Your Divorce with Nicole K. Levy of South Shore Divorce Mediation, presented by Lynch & Owens, P.C.

By | 2017-04-14T15:21:21+00:00 April 14th, 2017|Categories: Divorce, Divorce Mediation, Family Law, Updates|Tags: , |Comments Off on Mediate Your Divorce with Nicole K. Levy of South Shore Divorce Mediation, presented by Lynch & Owens, P.C.

Court Holds Parent in Contempt for Shared Custody Bad Behavior

By | 2017-04-13T08:55:43+00:00 April 13th, 2017|Categories: Child Custody, Contempt, Family Law, Updates|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Court Holds Parent in Contempt for Shared Custody Bad Behavior

New Judges at Suffolk, Hampden, Middlesex and (Possibly) Essex Probate and Family Courts