Blog Posts in October, 2015

Australian Woman 'Forum Shopping' in the U.S. for a Speedy Divorce

A Colorado judge orders mother from Canberra, Australia to return home and denies her petition for divorce. A woman from Canberra sought a divorce in the state of Colorado while her husband was in ...
Continue reading "Australian Woman 'Forum Shopping' in the U.S. for a Speedy Divorce" »

Tips on Modifying Child Support

Child support is established when two parents decide to separate and one parent is left with primary custody of the child. In Colorado, all parents are obligated by law to provide for their child, ...
Continue reading "Tips on Modifying Child Support" »

7 Indicators That You Need Marital Counseling

With the influx of “happily ever after” commercials, movies, and stories, it is easy to believe that marriages lead to fairy tale endings. The media does not illustrate the reality of a relationship, ...
Continue reading "7 Indicators That You Need Marital Counseling" »

Carrie Eckstein Helps Denver Lady Bulldogs Win 6th USAFL National Championship

Carrie Eckstein, who is an associate attorney with our team at The Harris Law Firm, has helped the Denver Lady Bulldogs of the USAFL on their quest for a 6 th straight National Championship. The team ...
Continue reading "Carrie Eckstein Helps Denver Lady Bulldogs Win 6th USAFL National Championship" »

What is UDMA and How Does it Affect Your Divorce?

UDMA stands for the Uniform Dissolution of Marriage Act. It was written and instilled in the 1970’s and serves as a model for no-fault divorce. Prior to the act, one party of the separating couple had ...
Continue reading "What is UDMA and How Does it Affect Your Divorce?" »

The Positive Power of, "Wow, That Sucks"

The Positive Power of, “Wow, that sucks.” by: Jeff Walz Owner: Next Door Counseling Author: “Walking Bridge – A Novel of Friendship and Redemption” Positive thinking is the mindset of winners. Don't ...
Continue reading "The Positive Power of, "Wow, That Sucks"" »

Termination of Parental Rights

When it comes to raising children, parents have significant rights and choices they must make, but not everyone ends up parenting effectively. When it comes to terminating parental obligations, the ...
Continue reading "Termination of Parental Rights" »

Seven Tips to Help Speed Up Your Divorce

Often divorces can be long and messy. Regardless of why a relationship ends, it can be emotional and difficult. It is harder when you have shared the majority of your life with your ex. If not handled ...
Continue reading "Seven Tips to Help Speed Up Your Divorce" »