enhttp://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updatesFri, 21 Nov 2014 0:00:00Harris Family Law : Colorado Divorce Info Colorado Divorce: You are never too old? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-you-are-never-too-old http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-you-are-never-too-old/comments 2014-11-17T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-you-are-never-too-old <p> According to the Wall Street Journal:</p> <p> In 2011, the national divorce rate fell to 3.6 per 1000 people from 4 per 1000 in the year 2000.</p> <p> But multiple studies have noted an increase in divorces among the Boomer generation.</p> <p> Adults over the age of 50 accounted formo Colorado Divorce: And the dangers of social media http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-and-the-dangers-of-social-media http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-and-the-dangers-of-social-media/comments 2014-11-13T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-and-the-dangers-of-social-media <p> In a recent USA Network survey, 86% of the respondents said that social networking makes it easier to cheat. Almost 33% of those surveyed admitted to having had an emotional or romantic relationship that began online. The lesson here may be simply to limit your use of social media when your re Same-sex marriage in the United States http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/same-sex-marriage-in-the-united-states http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/same-sex-marriage-in-the-united-states/comments 2014-10-22T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/same-sex-marriage-in-the-united-states <p> Same-sex marriage in the United States</p> <p> Same-sex marriage is legal in a majority of U.S. states and recognized by the United States federal government. Same-sex marriage is legal in 32 states,[a] the District of Columbia, and ten Native American tribal jurisdictions.[b] One more stat Colorado Divorce: Is Your Marriage Valid? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-is-your-marriage-valid http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-is-your-marriage-valid/comments 2014-10-15T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-is-your-marriage-valid <p> <br /> &nbsp;A marriage may be annulled, or declared invalid, if:<br /> <br /> &nbsp;1) A party lacked capacity to consent to the marriage at the time the parties married due to mental incapacity or the influence of alcohol or drugs.<br /> <br /> &nbsp;2) A party is unable to consumm Colorado Divorce and Custody: Changing Attorneys http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-and-custody-changing-attorneys http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-and-custody-changing-attorneys/comments 2014-10-14T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-and-custody-changing-attorneys <p> <strong>Obtaining New Counsel</strong><br /> <br /> Deciding to fire your current family law attorney and obtain new legal representation at any point in your divorce and / or custody proceedings is a difficult decision to make. But it is also important to have a domestic relations attorne Mediate with a Colorado Family Law Attorney at The Harris Law Firm http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/mediate-with-a-colorado-family-law-attorney-at-the-harris-law-firm http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/mediate-with-a-colorado-family-law-attorney-at-the-harris-law-firm/comments 2014-09-26T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/mediate-with-a-colorado-family-law-attorney-at-the-harris-law-firm <p> Mediation is a dispute resolution process that can reduce the costs of divorce and give the parties more control over their agreement.&nbsp; However, the parties need to know the person they choose as mediator has the authority and ability to guide them effectively in the process.&nbsp; An exp What factors does the Court consider when determining spousal support? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/what-factors-does-the-court-consider-when-determining-spousal-support http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/what-factors-does-the-court-consider-when-determining-spousal-support/comments 2014-09-24T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/what-factors-does-the-court-consider-when-determining-spousal-support <p> <br /> The Colorado court considers many factors when assessing a maintenance award.</p> <ul> <li> The length of the marriage</li> <li> Disparity of income between the 2 parties</li> <li> Ability of higher earning spouse to pay support</li> <li> The age of the high earni Colorado Civil Unions: Establishing, Modifying, or Dissolving http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-civil-unions-establishing-modifying-or-dissolving http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-civil-unions-establishing-modifying-or-dissolving/comments 2014-09-11T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-civil-unions-establishing-modifying-or-dissolving <p> Civil Unions</p> <p> <br /> Your Civil Union</p> <p> <br /> The Colorado legislature enacted the Colorado Civil Union Act effective May 1, 2013. 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In 1986, the U.S. Congress enacted the law to update the Federal Colorado Divorce: Are you committing wiretapping? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-are-you-committing-wiretapping http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-are-you-committing-wiretapping/comments 2014-08-11T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-are-you-committing-wiretapping <p> Are you committing wiretapping?<br /> <br /> Many people, especially at the time that their relationships become rocky try to see who their partner is communicating with on cell phones or email.&nbsp; Federal law 18 U.S. Code Chapter 119 makes this illegal.&nbsp; This means the electronic Colorado Divorce: Pornography Does Have an Effect on Marriage http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-pornography-does-have-an-effect-on-marriage http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-pornography-does-have-an-effect-on-marriage/comments 2014-07-23T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-pornography-does-have-an-effect-on-marriage <p> &ldquo;I know it when I see it.&rdquo; &ndash; Justice Potter Stewart<br /> <br /> Pornography has been a significant issue in American jurisprudence for decades.&nbsp; Historically, pornography cases have focused on the First Amendment.&nbsp; Now, however, Colorado Family Law practitioner Colorado Divorce: How long is a legal separation valid? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-how-long-is-a-legal-separation-valid http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-how-long-is-a-legal-separation-valid/comments 2014-07-18T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-how-long-is-a-legal-separation-valid <p> Q: How long is a legal separation valid?<br /> <br /> A:&nbsp; Once the Court enters a decree of legal separation, it is effective for at least six months.&nbsp; After that period of time, either party can request that the legal separation be converted to a decree of dissolution of marriag Divorcing Women’s Discussion Group http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorcing-women-s-discussion-group http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorcing-women-s-discussion-group/comments 2014-07-08T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorcing-women-s-discussion-group <p> Divorcing Women&rsquo;s Discussion Group<br /> Are you currently going through a divorce or recently gone through one? 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Although this is not the most romantic concept to consider before your pending nuptials, it is important to consider that such an agr Colorado Divorce and Child Custody http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-and-child-custody http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-and-child-custody/comments 2014-05-06T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-and-child-custody <p> Whether you mediate, negotiate, collaborate, or go to trial, understanding the advantages we offer will allow you to make an informed</p> <p> decision&nbsp; when choosing legal representation.</p> <p> Call The Harris Law Firm at 303 299 9484 to schedule a consultation with one of our fam Colorado Divorce: Mediation as Opposed to Litigation http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-mediation-as-opposed-to-litigation http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-mediation-as-opposed-to-litigation/comments 2014-05-05T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-mediation-as-opposed-to-litigation <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> Mediation is a kinder and more gentle approach to ending your marriage.</p> <p> Mediation is also less costly and ends your marriage in a calm and effective manner that eliminates the drama and gives you more</p> <p> control.</p> <p> Think of mediation as a means of Colorado Divorce and Common Law Marriage http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-and-common-law-marriage http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-and-common-law-marriage/comments 2014-05-01T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-and-common-law-marriage <p> <strong>Common Law Marriage in the State of Colorado:</strong><br /> <br /> A common law marriage in Colorado is created when a couple mutually agrees that they are married and present themselves socially as a married couple.<br /> <br /> Legally prohibited marriages are specified unde Colorado Divorce: Gay Marriage and the State of Colorado in 2014 http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-gay-marriage-and-the-state-of-colorado-in-2014 http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-gay-marriage-and-the-state-of-colorado-in-2014/comments 2014-04-29T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-gay-marriage-and-the-state-of-colorado-in-2014 <p> In February of this year, 9 GLBT couples in the State Colorado filed a petition with the court to pursue the freedom to marry in Colorado, or for the state to simply recognize the marriages of GLBT couples that were legally performed in other states across the US.</p> <p> The Harris Law Fir Equality for All: Challenging Colorado's Same Sex Marriage Bans http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/equality-for-all-challenging-colorado-s-same-sex-marriage-bans http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/equality-for-all-challenging-colorado-s-same-sex-marriage-bans/comments 2014-04-16T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/equality-for-all-challenging-colorado-s-same-sex-marriage-bans <p> On February 19, nine same-sex couples in Colorado filed a lawsuit in state court seeking the freedom to marry in the Centennial state or respect for their marriages legally performed in other states. 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Divorce decrees and separation agreements are covered by 11 U.S.C. Section 523(a)(15). This section states that these debts are not dischargeable unless:<br /> <br /> (A) the debtor does not have the Colorado Divorce: Filing an Appeal http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-filing-an-appeal http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-filing-an-appeal/comments 2014-03-19T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-filing-an-appeal <p> Appellate Attorneys at The Harris Law Firm</p> <p> <br /> An appeal in a Colorado family law case is a legal proceeding where a Colorado domestic relations lawyer represents a party who seeks to have a decision reviewed by a higher court. 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The firm has offices in Denver and Fort Collins, and our attorneys handle cases involving divorce, custody, child support, modifications, post decree matters and other family law matters.<br /> Colorado Divorce: The Financial Impact of a Colorado Divorce- By Kevin Massaro http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-the-financial-impact-of-a-colorado-divorce-by-kevin-massaro http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-the-financial-impact-of-a-colorado-divorce-by-kevin-massaro/comments 2014-03-10T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-the-financial-impact-of-a-colorado-divorce-by-kevin-massaro <p> <strong>The Financial Impact of a Colorado Divorce:</strong></p> <p> <br /> Divorce is not only an emotionally challenging experience, but it can be a financially difficult one, as well. 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Although property per Colorado statute is to be divided equitably, tho Colorado Divorce: High Asset and High Conflict Cases http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-high-asset-and-high-conflict-cases http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-high-asset-and-high-conflict-cases/comments 2014-02-27T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-high-asset-and-high-conflict-cases <p> <u>Colorado Divorce: High Net Worth Clients</u></p> <p> The key to a successful negotiation in a Colorado dissolution of marriage case is that the parties fully understand the complexities and ramifications of the suggested settlement options.&nbsp; The divorce attorneys at The Harris Law F Colorado Divorce: Older Americans are Filing for Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-older-americans-are-filing-for-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-older-americans-are-filing-for-divorce/comments 2014-02-25T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-older-americans-are-filing-for-divorce <p> <br /> Listen to the story about the &quot;Greying of Divorce&quot; on NPR&nbsp;</p> <p> Here is a link to the story:</p> <p> http://www.npr.org/2014/02/24/282105022/older-americans-breakups-are-causing-a-graying-divorce-trend</p> <br /> <p> &nbsp;</p> The Financial Impact of a Colorado Divorce: http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-financial-impact-of-a-colorado-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-financial-impact-of-a-colorado-divorce/comments 2014-02-21T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-financial-impact-of-a-colorado-divorce <p> <strong>The Financial Impact of a Colorado Divorce:</strong></p> <p> <br /> Divorce is not only an emotionally challenging experience, but it can be a financially difficult one, as well. If you are contemplating divorce, or have filed for the dissolution of marriage, it is important to ta Colorado Divorce: Prenuptial and Postnuptial Agreements http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-prenuptial-and-postnuptial-agreements http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-prenuptial-and-postnuptial-agreements/comments 2014-02-20T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-prenuptial-and-postnuptial-agreements <p> A prenuptial agreement is a contract that allows a couple to decide what will become property of the marriage and what will remain each person&rsquo;s separate property in the event of divorce. 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To consult with Ms Bercovitz regarding a pre or nupital agreement, call The Harris Law Firm at 303 299 9484</p> Colorado Divorce: The First Steps http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-the-first-steps http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-the-first-steps/comments 2013-12-11T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-the-first-steps <p> The most common issues to be addressed when one or both parties file for the dissolution of marriage in the State of Colorado are:</p> <p> 1) The Equitable Division of Marital Property</p> <p> 2) Maintenance (Spousal Support)</p> <p> 3) The Allocation of Parental Rights (Parenting TIm Another Hollywood Divorce: Diane Lane and Josh Brolin http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/another-hollywood-divorce-diane-lane-and-josh-brolin http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/another-hollywood-divorce-diane-lane-and-josh-brolin/comments 2013-12-04T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/another-hollywood-divorce-diane-lane-and-josh-brolin <p> A Los Angeles judge has finalized Diane Lane and Josh Brolin&#39;s divorce.<br /> <br /> Court records show that the couple&#39;s divorce judgment was entered by a court Wednesday. The pair were married for more than</p> <p> eight years when they filed for divorce in February.<br /> < Call The Harris Law Firm for Pre and Post Nuptial Agreements http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/call-the-harris-law-firm-for-pre-and-post-nuptial-agreements http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/call-the-harris-law-firm-for-pre-and-post-nuptial-agreements/comments 2013-11-22T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/call-the-harris-law-firm-for-pre-and-post-nuptial-agreements <p> Elissa Bercovitz, a senior family law attorney with The Harris Law FIrm handles pre and post nuptial agreements for the firm. 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D. &nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Office: 303-347-9852<br /> Licensed Clin Is Colorado a Common Law State? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/is-colorado-a-common-law-state http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/is-colorado-a-common-law-state/comments 2013-10-14T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/is-colorado-a-common-law-state <p> There is no statute that clearly defines what constitutes a <a href="http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/Colorado-common-law.cfm">common law marriage in the State of Colorado</a>. All that needs to be shown is that the two parties intended to be common law married and presented themselves to the pu Colorado Divorce-Moving Out During Divorce Information http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-moving-out-during-divorce-information http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-moving-out-during-divorce-information/comments 2013-10-09T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-moving-out-during-divorce-information <p> As with many <a href="http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/colorado-divorce.cfm"><em>Colorado divorce</em> and family law issues</a>, there are some common misconceptions when it comes to dealing with the martial home. 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Call us today to schedule a consultation in Denver or Fort Collins - 303 299 9484 or 970 472 1838</p> Preparing for Your Divorce in the State of Colorado http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/preparing-for-your-divorce-in-the-state-of-colorado http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/preparing-for-your-divorce-in-the-state-of-colorado/comments 2013-07-02T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/preparing-for-your-divorce-in-the-state-of-colorado <p> Preparing for Divorce<br /> When you have concluded that your marriage is irretrievably broken and filing for divorce is inevitable, you should consider consulting with a Colorado family law attorney while you are still in the marital home.&nbsp; You will want to discuss how to plan for your Colorado Springs Divorce and Custody Lawyer http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-springs-divorce-and-custody-lawyer http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-springs-divorce-and-custody-lawyer/comments 2013-06-28T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-springs-divorce-and-custody-lawyer <p>Call The Harris Law Firm to speak with an attorney who practices family law in Colorado Springs, </p> <p>If you have a divorce or custody matter, please call us to arrange for an appointment in Colorado Springs</p> <p>303 299 8484</p> Colorado Divorce: The Guidelines for the Determination of Spousal Maintenance. http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-the-guidelines-for-the-determination-of-spousal-maintenance http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-the-guidelines-for-the-determination-of-spousal-maintenance/comments 2013-06-20T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-the-guidelines-for-the-determination-of-spousal-maintenance <p style="text-align: center;"><strong>The Guidelines for the Determination of Spousal Maintenance.</strong></p> <p><br /> On May 10, 2013, Governor&nbsp; Hickenlooper signed into law Colorado House Bill 13-1058. 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The firm has offices in Denver and Fort Collins, and handles Colorado family law matters that include: Divorce, Custody, Child Support, Parenting Matters, Maintenance (Spousal Support Colorado Divorce: The Permanent Orders Hearing http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-the-permanent-orders-hearing http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-the-permanent-orders-hearing/comments 2013-05-17T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-the-permanent-orders-hearing <p>&nbsp;</p> <div style="line-height: 21pt; margin: 12pt 0in"><span style="font-size: 12pt">PERMANENT ORDERS: The final stage of the Colorado divorce process is the permanent orders hearing. 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Temporary orders hearings will generally take place 2 Attending the Initial Status Conference http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/attending-the-initial-status-conference http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/attending-the-initial-status-conference/comments 2013-05-14T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/attending-the-initial-status-conference When you file a Petition for the Dissolution of Marriage, most courts will immediately set an Initial Status Conference (ISC) that is approximately 40 days from the date the case was filed. This initial hearing may be set even before your spouse has been served. If you are the respondent to a divor Dividing Retirement Assets Using a QDRO http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/dividing-retirement-assets-using-a-qdro http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/dividing-retirement-assets-using-a-qdro/comments 2013-04-29T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/dividing-retirement-assets-using-a-qdro <p>&nbsp;</p> <div style="line-height: normal; margin: 0in 0in 7.5pt"><b><i><span style="color: #3c3c3c; font-size: 10pt">Contributions to Retirement Accounts made during the marriage are typically treated as marital property.</span></i></b></div> <div style="line-height: normal; margin: 0in 0in 7 Florida Considering Limited Maintenance. Will Colorado Follow? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/florida-considering-limited-maintenance-will-colorado-follow http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/florida-considering-limited-maintenance-will-colorado-follow/comments 2013-04-24T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/florida-considering-limited-maintenance-will-colorado-follow <p>&nbsp;</p> <div style="margin: 0in 0in 10pt">Limiting Maintenance?<br /> <br /> A bill on the governor&rsquo;s desk in Florida would overhaul the maintenance (alimony) system by ending lifetime awards and allowing judges to change existing deals.&nbsp;Meanwhile, the Colorado legislature is con Fort Collins Divorce Attorney Volunteers to Help Senior Citizens http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/fort-collins-divorce-attorney-volunteers-to-help-senior-citizens http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/fort-collins-divorce-attorney-volunteers-to-help-senior-citizens/comments 2013-04-13T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/fort-collins-divorce-attorney-volunteers-to-help-senior-citizens <p>&nbsp;</p> <div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt">Stephen Vertucci, Partner with The Harris Law Firm in Fort Collins, volunteered this past week with the Fort Collins Meals on Wheels Program.&nbsp; This program delivers meals to senior citizens in the Fort Collins community.&nbsp; The Harris Law Firm Parenting Time and Amendment 64 http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/parenting-time-and-amendment-64 http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/parenting-time-and-amendment-64/comments 2013-04-09T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/parenting-time-and-amendment-64 <p>&nbsp;</p> <div style="text-align: center; line-height: 13.5pt; background: white" align="center"><b>Parenting Time and Amendment 64</b></div> <div style="text-align: center; line-height: 13.5pt; background: white" align="center">&nbsp;</div> <div style="line-height: 13.5pt; background: white" Another Testimonial from One of Our Family Law Clients http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/another-testimonial-from-one-of-our-family-law-clients http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/another-testimonial-from-one-of-our-family-law-clients/comments 2013-04-01T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/another-testimonial-from-one-of-our-family-law-clients <p><font size="3"><font face="Times New Roman">I appreciate all you did for me Rob. I wasn't easy to deal with at times and I know you saved me a ton. I won't forget this. I will be in touch. You're a true professional.</font></font></p> <p><font size="3"><font face="Times New Roman">Rey </font></f Question: My spouse filed for divorce, can he cancel my insurance? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/question-my-spouse-filed-for-divorce-can-he-cancel-my-insurance http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/question-my-spouse-filed-for-divorce-can-he-cancel-my-insurance/comments 2013-03-27T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/question-my-spouse-filed-for-divorce-can-he-cancel-my-insurance <p>When a dissolution of marriage has been filed,&nbsp;without at least 14 days advance notification and&nbsp;the written consent of the other party&nbsp;or an order&nbsp;of the court, &nbsp;both parties are restrained from cancelling, modifying, terminating, or allowing to lapse for nonpayment of p Question: Can my spouse sell my stuff after I have moved out of our home? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/question-can-my-spouse-sell-my-stuff-after-i-have-moved-out-of-our-home http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/question-can-my-spouse-sell-my-stuff-after-i-have-moved-out-of-our-home/comments 2013-03-26T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/question-can-my-spouse-sell-my-stuff-after-i-have-moved-out-of-our-home Answer: After a petition for the dissolution of marriage has been filed for t, both parties are restrained from encumbering, concealing, or disposing of assets without consent of the other party or an order of the court, any marital property, except in the course of business or for the necessiti Don't Litigate But Instead Seek to Mediate Your Colorado Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/don-t-litigate-but-instead-seek-to-mediate-your-colorado-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/don-t-litigate-but-instead-seek-to-mediate-your-colorado-divorce/comments 2013-03-18T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/don-t-litigate-but-instead-seek-to-mediate-your-colorado-divorce <h2 style="line-height: 13.5pt; margin: 0in 0in 6pt; background: white"><font size="4"><font color="#4e4e4e"><font face="Georgia">Colorado Divorce Mediation</font></font></font></h2> <p style="line-height: 13.5pt; background: white"><span style="font-family: &quot;Verdana&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quo The Colorado Divorce Rate http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-colorado-divorce-rate http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-colorado-divorce-rate/comments 2013-03-11T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-colorado-divorce-rate <p>Per a recent report about the &quot;U.S.&nbsp;Divorce&nbsp;Rate&quot;&nbsp;released by Bloomberg in November of 2012:</p> <p>Colorado's marriage rate is among the top 10 states,</p> <p>while its divorce rate places among the top 20.</p> <p>The median age of first marriage is 26.9</p> <p>and t Colorado Divorce and Common Law Marriage http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-and-common-law-marriage http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-and-common-law-marriage/comments 2013-03-08T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-and-common-law-marriage <p>&nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center">Establishing a Colorado Common Law Marriage:</p> <p>The State of Colorado is one of a few states in the U.S.&nbsp;that still allows parties to enter into a common law marriage.</p> <p>In the case of <em>People v. <span data-scaytid="1" data-scayt_word=" Colorado Divorce:How is Temporary Maintenance Calculated? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-how-is-temporary-maintenance-calculated http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-how-is-temporary-maintenance-calculated/comments 2013-03-06T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-how-is-temporary-maintenance-calculated <p>Pursuant to C.R.S. 14-10-114,</p> <p>For divorcing parties with a combined adjusted gross income of less than $75,000 per year,the Colorado courts can apply the temporary maintenance formula.&nbsp; Temporary maintenance&nbsp;is paid&nbsp;while the case is pending, and until the time the decree i Do You Have a Fort Collins Divorce or Custody Issue? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/do-you-have-a-fort-collins-divorce-or-custody-issue http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/do-you-have-a-fort-collins-divorce-or-custody-issue/comments 2013-03-02T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/do-you-have-a-fort-collins-divorce-or-custody-issue <p> Call The Harris Law Firm to arrange for a consultation with one of&nbsp;our 2 lawyers&nbsp;in the Fort Collins office. Stephen Vertucci is the firm&#39;s managing partner, and Katherine Ellis is an Associate Attorney. If you would like to discuss your divorce, legal separation, custody, or pos Do You Have a Legal Matter Regarding Divorce or Custody in the Fort Colllins Area? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/do-you-have-a-legal-matter-regarding-divorce-or-custody-in-the-fort-colllins-area http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/do-you-have-a-legal-matter-regarding-divorce-or-custody-in-the-fort-colllins-area/comments 2013-03-01T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/do-you-have-a-legal-matter-regarding-divorce-or-custody-in-the-fort-colllins-area <p>Call The Harris Law Firm to help you with your Colorado divorce or parenting issues. We have 3 attorneys in our Fort Collins office and 16 lawyers&nbsp;in Denver. The firm handles&nbsp;family law issues that include divorce, legal separation, the allocation of parental rights, post decree modific Rich Harris Discusses Colorado Adultery Laws on KDVR Fox31 http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/rich-harris-discusses-colorado-adultery-laws-on-kdvr-fox31 http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/rich-harris-discusses-colorado-adultery-laws-on-kdvr-fox31/comments 2013-02-28T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/rich-harris-discusses-colorado-adultery-laws-on-kdvr-fox31 <p>Rich Harris discusses updates to antiquated Colorado adultery laws on KDVR Fox31. State Rep. Daniel Kagan is sponsoring legislation that would repeal outdated statutes that make adultery illegal in Colorado.</p> <p>You can watch the full segment here:</p> <script src="http://player.ooyala.com/i Rich Harris Featured in KMGH Denver 7News Story About Parenting & Marijuana http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/rich-harris-featured-in-kmgh-denver-7news-story-about-parenting-marijuana http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/rich-harris-featured-in-kmgh-denver-7news-story-about-parenting-marijuana/comments 2013-02-28T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/rich-harris-featured-in-kmgh-denver-7news-story-about-parenting-marijuana <p>Rich Harris, President&nbsp;of The Harris Law Firm, was recently featured in a KMGH Denver 7News story about parenting &amp; marijuana use. With the recent passage of Amendment 64 in Colorado, marijuana use is sure to become more of a factor in future Colorado family law cases.</p> <p>You can v Rich Harris to Comment on the New Adultery Bill http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/rich-harris-to-comment-on-the-new-adultery-bill http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/rich-harris-to-comment-on-the-new-adultery-bill/comments 2013-02-21T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/rich-harris-to-comment-on-the-new-adultery-bill <p>On Wednesday, February 20th&nbsp;on&nbsp;Fox 31 TV News , Rich Harris, President&nbsp;of The Harris Law Firm&nbsp;commented on House Bill 1166. The new bill&nbsp;is&nbsp;intended&nbsp;remove the language making adultery a crime in Colorado. The House Committee meeting will take place today at 1:3 Do you have a question about divorce or custody? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/do-you-have-a-question-about-divorce-or-custody http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/do-you-have-a-question-about-divorce-or-custody/comments 2013-02-20T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/do-you-have-a-question-about-divorce-or-custody <p>Log on to <a href="http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com">www.harrisfamilylaw.com</a> and click on Live Chat!</p> <p>Talk to Margaret Walker, a senior family law attorney with the firm</p> <p>and talk to her about divorce and custody issues.</p> Colorado Divorce and Your Mortgage http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-and-your-mortgage http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-and-your-mortgage/comments 2013-02-19T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-and-your-mortgage <p> </p> <div style="text-align: center; margin: 0in 0in 10pt" align="center">Divorce and Your Mortgage</div> <div style="margin: 0in 0in 10pt">Despite the emotional challenges of a divorce, there are plenty of practical financial decisions that need to be made so that both parties involved can su Do You Have a Child Support or Custody Matter in Northern Colorado? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/do-you-have-a-child-support-or-custody-matter-in-northern-colorado http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/do-you-have-a-child-support-or-custody-matter-in-northern-colorado/comments 2013-02-13T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/do-you-have-a-child-support-or-custody-matter-in-northern-colorado <p>If you have a Colorado family law matter in Northern Colorado, just call us to schedule a consultation with The Harris Law Firm. 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Our Fort Collins&nbsp Colorado Divorce: Over 50% of Divorces Occur Within the First 10 Years http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-over-50-of-divorces-occur-within-the-first-10-years http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-over-50-of-divorces-occur-within-the-first-10-years/comments 2013-02-08T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-over-50-of-divorces-occur-within-the-first-10-years <div style="border-bottom: medium none; text-align: left; border-left: medium none; background-color: #ffffff; color: #000000; overflow: hidden; border-top: medium none; border-right: medium none; text-decoration: none"> <p>The Marriage Foundation is an organization that seeks to improve public und Colorado Divorce: How to be of Assistance to Your Attorney When Preparing Your Financial Case http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-how-to-be-of-assistance-to-your-attorney-when-preparing-your-financial-case http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-how-to-be-of-assistance-to-your-attorney-when-preparing-your-financial-case/comments 2013-02-03T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-how-to-be-of-assistance-to-your-attorney-when-preparing-your-financial-case <p>&nbsp;</p> <div style="text-align: center; margin: 0in 0in 10pt" align="center">Helping Your Attorney Prepare Your Financial Case</div> <div style="text-align: justify; margin: 0in 0in 10pt">Included in every dissolution action is the requirement that both parties provide a detailed financial d Avoiding Pitfalls in Parenting Plans http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/avoiding-pitfalls-in-parenting-plans http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/avoiding-pitfalls-in-parenting-plans/comments 2013-01-29T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/avoiding-pitfalls-in-parenting-plans <p>&nbsp;</p> <div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt">Avoiding Pitfalls in Parenting Plans</div> <div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt">&nbsp;</div> <div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt">Divorce is a challenging process in many ways.&nbsp;One is faced with making major life changes related to their home, work and The Harris Law Firm Handles High Asset and High Net Worth Divorces in Colorado http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-harris-law-firm-handles-high-asset-and-high-net-worth-divorces-in-colorado http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-harris-law-firm-handles-high-asset-and-high-net-worth-divorces-in-colorado/comments 2013-01-25T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-harris-law-firm-handles-high-asset-and-high-net-worth-divorces-in-colorado <p>The Harris Law Firm, the largest family law firm in the State of Colorado, has experience&nbsp;handling divorce matters for&nbsp;clients whose high net worth adds a level of complexity to their legal issues. Call The Harris Law Firm to meet with one of our senior attorneys. You can schedule a con Points to Consider Prior to Filing for Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/points-to-consider-prior-to-filing-for-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/points-to-consider-prior-to-filing-for-divorce/comments 2013-01-24T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/points-to-consider-prior-to-filing-for-divorce <p>When facing a divorce,&nbsp;you may&nbsp;have to deal with some potentially contentious issues, such as division of assets, payment of outstanding debts, spousal and child support. <p>&nbsp;</p> Preparation is your best protection. There are a number of things&nbsp;you should think about consid The Most Important Decision You’ll Make in Your Colorado Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-most-important-decision-you-ll-make-in-your-colorado-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-most-important-decision-you-ll-make-in-your-colorado-divorce/comments 2013-01-24T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-most-important-decision-you-ll-make-in-your-colorado-divorce <p><span style="font-size: 12pt">You were just served with papers.&nbsp; A divorce has been filed, and you&rsquo;re the Respondent. You&rsquo;ll have a lot of decisions to make: where to live, what do you want, what parenting plan makes sense, etc.</span></p> <div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt"><span Colorado Divorce: Dividing Your Marital Property http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-dividing-your-marital-property http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-dividing-your-marital-property/comments 2013-01-23T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-dividing-your-marital-property <p><strong>PROPERTY DISTRIBUTION:</strong></p> <p>Colorado is an equitable distribution state, meaning that if the parties can't agree, the property will be distributed in an equitable fashion, not necessarily equally. When dividing the marital estate, the court will base it's decisions on the foll Join Us on Feb 20 from 12 to 1 pm for Live Chat with The Harris Law Firm! http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/join-us-on-feb-20-from-12-to-1-pm-for-live-chat-with-the-harris-law-firm http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/join-us-on-feb-20-from-12-to-1-pm-for-live-chat-with-the-harris-law-firm/comments 2013-01-21T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/join-us-on-feb-20-from-12-to-1-pm-for-live-chat-with-the-harris-law-firm <p>Questions about divorce, and/or Colorado Family Law? Join us for LIve Chat on Wednesday, February 20th from 12 to 1. Margaret Walker, a senior attorney at the firm will be fielding questions from our website. Just click on the Live Chat Button to participate in the session!</p> Has Substance Abuse Become an Issue in Your Marriage? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/has-substance-abuse-become-an-issue-in-your-marriage http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/has-substance-abuse-become-an-issue-in-your-marriage/comments 2012-12-12T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/has-substance-abuse-become-an-issue-in-your-marriage <p>&nbsp;</p> <div style="text-align: center; line-height: normal; margin: 0in 0in 10pt" align="center"><b><span style="font-size: 12pt">Substance Abuse and Colorado Divorce</span></b></div> <div style="line-height: normal; margin: 0in 0in 10pt"><b><span style="font-size: 12pt">Introduction</span> When a Colorado Divorce is Your Final Option: http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/when-a-colorado-divorce-is-your-final-option http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/when-a-colorado-divorce-is-your-final-option/comments 2012-12-08T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/when-a-colorado-divorce-is-your-final-option <p><strong>Find a&nbsp;divorce lawyer&nbsp;who</strong> specializes in Colorado <em>family law</em>. Hiring a lawyer is expensive,but a&nbsp;good and&nbsp;experienced lawyer will usually get you a much better settlement regarding the division of assets and the allocation of parental rights that you Kim Kardashian's divorce still pending after one year http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/kim-kardashian-s-divorce-still-pending-after-one-year http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/kim-kardashian-s-divorce-still-pending-after-one-year/comments 2012-12-06T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/kim-kardashian-s-divorce-still-pending-after-one-year <p class="206976 first"><noscript class="darts-ad-noscript"></noscript></p> <div id="dart-ad-3-3-402487958" class="dart-ad dart-ad-300x250"> <div class="dart-ad-content">Although over a year has passed since Kim Kardashian filed for divorce in the State of California, she and Kris Humphries&nbsp;a Ask about our "Questions About Divorce Seminars?" in Denver and Fort Collins http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/ask-about-our-questions-about-divorce-seminars-in-denver-and-fort-collins http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/ask-about-our-questions-about-divorce-seminars-in-denver-and-fort-collins/comments 2012-11-05T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/ask-about-our-questions-about-divorce-seminars-in-denver-and-fort-collins <p>Our free seminars are held once a month in our Denver and Fort Collins offices!</p> <p>Call Heidi for more information: 303 299 9484</p> An Uptick in Divorces for Those Over 50 http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/an-uptick-in-divorces-for-those-over-50 http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/an-uptick-in-divorces-for-those-over-50/comments 2012-11-01T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/an-uptick-in-divorces-for-those-over-50 <p>According to a recent study in Ohio called the &quot;Gray Divorce Revolution&quot;,&nbsp; the divorce rate among&nbsp;couples age&nbsp;50 and over has more than doubled since 1990. The national divorce rate,&nbsp;however,&nbsp;has been&nbsp;trending downwards since&nbsp;it's zenith in the&nbsp;19 Colorado Divorce: The Harris Law Firm has now 2 offices and 20 lawyers to serve you http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-the-harris-law-firm-has-now-2-offices-and-20-lawyers-to-serve-you http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-the-harris-law-firm-has-now-2-offices-and-20-lawyers-to-serve-you/comments 2012-10-29T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-the-harris-law-firm-has-now-2-offices-and-20-lawyers-to-serve-you <p> If you have a family law matter in the State of Colorado, i.e. divorce, legal separation, custody, parenting time, modification of a post-decree issue, step parent adoption, grandparents rights, etc. , please call us to arrange for a consultation at 303-299-9484. We have 19 lawyers, and office Colorado Divorce: Should you settle or go to trial? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-should-you-settle-or-go-to-trial http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-should-you-settle-or-go-to-trial/comments 2012-10-26T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-should-you-settle-or-go-to-trial <p>If you are involved in a Colorado family law matter, you will either settle your case&nbsp;or you will go to trial.</p> <p>The attorneys at The Harris Law Firm understand that creating a settlement is often in your best interests for a number of reasons.</p> <p>1. Creating a mutually agreed upo Colorado Divorce: Do you have a family law matter in Fort Collins? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-do-you-have-a-family-law-matter-in-fort-collins http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-do-you-have-a-family-law-matter-in-fort-collins/comments 2012-10-21T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-do-you-have-a-family-law-matter-in-fort-collins <p>The Harris Law Firm has offices in Denver and Fort Collins. If you have a family law matter, give us a call to schedule a consultation right away: 303 299 9484</p> Our New Colorado Family Law Educational Series is Coming Soon! http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/our-new-colorado-family-law-educational-series-is-coming-soon http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/our-new-colorado-family-law-educational-series-is-coming-soon/comments 2012-10-21T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/our-new-colorado-family-law-educational-series-is-coming-soon <p>Watch for The Harris Law Firm's educational series on Colorado family law coming soon. The series will cover topics that include Colorado Divorce, Custody Matters, Spousal Support, Post Decree Issues, Modifications, Step Parent Adoptions, Grandparents Rights , and more!</p> Russell Crowe working to recover from his separation http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/russell-crowe-working-to-recover-from-his-separation http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/russell-crowe-working-to-recover-from-his-separation/comments 2012-10-17T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/russell-crowe-working-to-recover-from-his-separation <p>Working on his craft as a means&nbsp;to recover from a devastating breakup seems to be the answer for Oscar winning actor&nbsp;Russell Crowe. Mr.Crowe and his wife Danielle Spencer have recently&nbsp;filed for divorce&nbsp;to end their 9 year marriage. Crowe has admitted, however, that is was ind Colorado Divorce: Thank you to The Harris Law Firm! http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-thank-you-to-the-harris-law-firm http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-thank-you-to-the-harris-law-firm/comments 2012-10-02T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-thank-you-to-the-harris-law-firm <p> From a client:</p> <p> <em>Dear Harris Law Firm:</em></p> <p> <em>Thank you for all of your help. I had a great experience with the firm, and the others I worked with.</em></p> <p> <em>Thank you again.</em></p> <p> <em>Nathan</em></p> Colorado Divorce and Custody Matters In Fort Collins http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-and-custody-matters-in-fort-collins http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-and-custody-matters-in-fort-collins/comments 2012-10-01T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-and-custody-matters-in-fort-collins <p> Call The Harris Law Firm to&nbsp;arrange for a private consultation&nbsp;with&nbsp;our 3 family law attorneys in our Fort Collins office, now&nbsp;located at 1220 South College Avenue in Suite 200.</p> <p> <a href="http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/biography-stephen-vertucci" target="_self">St Colorado Divorce: Can my spouse take me off of his health insurance after he filed for divorce? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-can-my-spouse-take-me-off-of-his-health-insurance-after-he-filed-for-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-can-my-spouse-take-me-off-of-his-health-insurance-after-he-filed-for-divorce/comments 2012-09-11T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-can-my-spouse-take-me-off-of-his-health-insurance-after-he-filed-for-divorce <p>&nbsp;</p> <div style="text-align: center; margin: 0in 0in 12pt" align="center">&nbsp;</div> <div style="margin: 0in 0in 10pt"><i>Both parties are restrained, without at least 14 days&rsquo; advance notification and the written consent of the other party or an Order of the Court, from canceling Upcoming Divorce Seminars Sponsored by Arapahoe Library District http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/upcoming-divorce-seminars-sponsored-by-arapahoe-library-district http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/upcoming-divorce-seminars-sponsored-by-arapahoe-library-district/comments 2012-08-29T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/upcoming-divorce-seminars-sponsored-by-arapahoe-library-district <p>Margaret Walker, a Colorado family law attorney with The Harris Law Firm is a mediator and a collaborative attorney.</p> <p>On September 18th, she will be discussing financial aspects of divorce at the Smoky Hill Library from 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm.</p> <p>On September 20th, she will be discussing& Colorado Divorce: Mediation is an affordable alternative to litigation http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-mediation-is-an-affordable-alternative-to-litigation http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-mediation-is-an-affordable-alternative-to-litigation/comments 2012-08-28T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-mediation-is-an-affordable-alternative-to-litigation <p>If you are filing for the dissolution of marriage and prefer not to hire attorneys to represent you, think about mediation as an alternative to litigation. The Harris Law Firm has three mediators at the firm: Margaret Walker, Carrie Eckstein, and Kevin Massaro. Our mediators work with their clien Colorado Divorce: The "No Fault" Law http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-the-no-fault-law http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-the-no-fault-law/comments 2012-08-27T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-the-no-fault-law <p class="first">Colorado's &quot;No Fault&quot; law pertains to matters regarding domestic&nbsp;relations. When a couple files for the dissolution of marriage, or a&nbsp;legal separation in the State of Colorado, the courts seek to have the&nbsp;parties to the divorce action divide their&nbsp;marit Colorado Divorce: Governor Hickenlooper and Wife File for Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-governor-hickenlooper-and-wife-file-for-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-governor-hickenlooper-and-wife-file-for-divorce/comments 2012-08-24T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-governor-hickenlooper-and-wife-file-for-divorce <p>Gov. John Hickenlooper and his wife, Helen Thorpe, are separating after 10 years of marriage.&nbsp;</p> <p>The couple has a 10-year-old son, Teddy.</p> <p>The Hickenloopers&nbsp;offered the following statement:</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <blockquote> <p>After ten&nbsp;years of marriage that have adde Mediation and Drafting a Settlement Agreement http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/mediation-and-drafting-a-settlement-agreement http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/mediation-and-drafting-a-settlement-agreement/comments 2012-08-15T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/mediation-and-drafting-a-settlement-agreement <p>&nbsp;</p> <div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt"><span style="color: #1f497d">While there are several parts to resolving your case at mediation, one of the most important is drafting a confidential settlement statement for the mediator.&nbsp; The confidential settlement statement forces you to evalua Colorado Divorce: Collaborative Law Keeps the Process Private http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-collaborative-law-keeps-the-process-private http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-collaborative-law-keeps-the-process-private/comments 2012-08-14T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-collaborative-law-keeps-the-process-private <p>Most people who choose the Collaborative process do so in part for privacy issues.&nbsp; They do not believe that the legal process in which they are going through is anyone&rsquo;s business but their own.</p> <p>Litigation most often requires the filing of motions with the court to establish in Colorado Divorce: Could You Remarry Your Ex? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-could-you-remarry-your-ex http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-could-you-remarry-your-ex/comments 2012-08-06T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-could-you-remarry-your-ex <div style="border-bottom: medium none; text-align: left; border-left: medium none; background-color: #ffffff; color: #000000; overflow: hidden; border-top: medium none; border-right: medium none; text-decoration: none"> <p>Lena Henderson and Roland Davis,both &nbsp;85 years old,</p> <p>married as Music legend Stevie Wonder, 62, has filed to terminate his 11-year marriage to Kay Morris. http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/music-legend-stevie-wonder-62-has-filed-to-terminate-his-11-year-marriage-to-kay-morris http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/music-legend-stevie-wonder-62-has-filed-to-terminate-his-11-year-marriage-to-kay-morris/comments 2012-08-03T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/music-legend-stevie-wonder-62-has-filed-to-terminate-his-11-year-marriage-to-kay-morris <p>Music legend Stevie Wonder, AKA Stevland Morris,&nbsp;62,&nbsp;has filed&nbsp;to&nbsp;terminate his 11-year marriage to Kay Morris.</p> <p>Mrs. Morris, AKA Kai Millard Morris is a fashion designer .</p> <p>According to court documents,&nbsp;</p> <p>the couple separated&nbsp;in October of 2009, Anything You Post on Facebook Can and Will Be Used Against You in Your Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/anything-you-post-on-facebook-can-and-will-be-used-against-you-in-your-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/anything-you-post-on-facebook-can-and-will-be-used-against-you-in-your-divorce/comments 2012-08-02T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/anything-you-post-on-facebook-can-and-will-be-used-against-you-in-your-divorce <p>&nbsp;</p> <div style="text-align: center; margin: 0in 0in 0pt"><span style="font-size: 14pt">Facebook Status Update</span>&nbsp;</div> <div style="text-align: center; margin: 0in 0in 0pt">&nbsp;</div> <div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt"><span style="font-size: 12pt">&ldquo;Any lawyer worth his s Free QUESTIONS ABOUT COLORADO DIVORCE Seminar! http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/free-questions-about-colorado-divorce-seminar http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/free-questions-about-colorado-divorce-seminar/comments 2012-07-24T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/free-questions-about-colorado-divorce-seminar <p style="text-align: center">Sign up now for our free Seminar on Wednesday,&nbsp;August 8th&nbsp;from 12 to 1 pm.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <div style="text-align: center; margin: 0in 0in 10pt" align="center"><b><u><span style="font-size: 11pt">Questions About a Colorado Divorce? </span></u></b></div> < Colorado Divorce: Mediation is the Kindler and Gentler Approach to Ending a Marriage http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-mediation-is-the-kindler-and-gentler-approach-to-ending-a-marriage http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-mediation-is-the-kindler-and-gentler-approach-to-ending-a-marriage/comments 2012-07-20T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-mediation-is-the-kindler-and-gentler-approach-to-ending-a-marriage <h2>Alternative Dispute Resolution:</h2> <p>Because our court systems are overburdened, the State of Colorado encourages people to attempt to settle their problems outside of the courtroom by using varying forms of Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR.) Mediation is a specific type of ADR, and a pro Can Your Colorado Divorce be Collaborative? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/can-your-colorado-divorce-be-collaborative http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/can-your-colorado-divorce-be-collaborative/comments 2012-07-12T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/can-your-colorado-divorce-be-collaborative <h3>Putting your children's needs ahead of your own during the split can make the process less acrimonious</h3> <p>Author: Jen Weigel -chicagotribune.com - July 2012</p> <p>(Submitted by Margaret Walker, Esq., senior attorney, mediator and collaborative lawyer with The Harris Law Firm in Denver, C Sign Up Now for Our Free Divorce Seminar on July 19th From 12 to 1 http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/sign-up-now-for-our-free-divorce-seminar-on-july-19th-from-12-to-1 http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/sign-up-now-for-our-free-divorce-seminar-on-july-19th-from-12-to-1/comments 2012-07-10T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/sign-up-now-for-our-free-divorce-seminar-on-july-19th-from-12-to-1 <p>Questions About Divorce?</p> <p>Come to The Harris Law Firm's Free Seminar on Thursday July 19th from 12 to 1 pm</p> <p>1125 17th Street - Suite 1820</p> <p>Denver, CO 80202</p> <p>Join Senior Attorney and Mediator, Margaret Walker, Esq and learn more!</p> <p>RSVP at 303 299 9484</p> "Marriages Come and Go, but Divorce is Forever." Nora Ephron http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/-marriages-come-and-go-but-divorce-is-forever-nora-ephron http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/-marriages-come-and-go-but-divorce-is-forever-nora-ephron/comments 2012-06-27T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/-marriages-come-and-go-but-divorce-is-forever-nora-ephron <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&quot;<em>Marriages come and go, but Divorce is Forever</em>.&quot; This is a recent quote by the late Nora Ephron. Ms Ephron's was a writer and director whose work included &quot;Sleepless in Seattle&quot;, &quot;When Harry Met Sally&quot;, and &quot;Heartburn&quot;, a film that w Millionaire Vanishes After Wife Asks for Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/millionaire-vanishes-after-wife-asks-for-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/millionaire-vanishes-after-wife-asks-for-divorce/comments 2012-06-26T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/millionaire-vanishes-after-wife-asks-for-divorce <div style="border-bottom: medium none; text-align: left; border-left: medium none; background-color: #ffffff; color: #000000; overflow: hidden; border-top: medium none; border-right: medium none; text-decoration: none"> <h6>Florida millionaire Guma Aguiar is still missing at sea. He disappeared fr New Divorce Study by Harvard Ph.D. Shows that More Women Initate the Process http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/new-divorce-study-by-harvard-ph-d-shows-that-more-women-initate-the-process http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/new-divorce-study-by-harvard-ph-d-shows-that-more-women-initate-the-process/comments 2012-06-22T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/new-divorce-study-by-harvard-ph-d-shows-that-more-women-initate-the-process <div style="border-bottom: medium none; text-align: left; border-left: medium none; background-color: #ffffff; color: #000000; overflow: hidden; border-top: medium none; border-right: medium none; text-decoration: none">A recent study by a Harvard educated Ph.D. has indicated that 2/3 of the divorce Colorado Divorce: Divorce Rate for Those Over 50 has Doubled in Recent Years http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-divorce-rate-for-those-over-50-has-doubled-in-recent-years http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-divorce-rate-for-those-over-50-has-doubled-in-recent-years/comments 2012-06-19T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-divorce-rate-for-those-over-50-has-doubled-in-recent-years <p>Divorce rates in the US&nbsp;have generally&nbsp;remained constant&nbsp;with the exeption of the baby boomer generation.&nbsp;A recent report by&nbsp;<a target="_hplink" href="http://video.msnbc.msn.com/nightly-news/47211718#47211718">MSNBC</a>&nbsp;stated, &quot;the divorce rate of those 50 and Colorado Divorce:The US Divorce Rate has Doubled Since 1960 http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-the-us-divorce-rate-has-doubled-since-1960 http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-the-us-divorce-rate-has-doubled-since-1960/comments 2012-06-18T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-the-us-divorce-rate-has-doubled-since-1960 <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><span class="firstletter">T</span>he rate of divorce in the United States&nbsp;has increased by 50% since 1960, according to the National Marriage Project at the University of Virginia. Though divorce rates leveled off during the recession, competition among divorce lawyers has inc Courtney Cox and David Arquette File for Divorce:Can they still be friends? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/courtney-cox-and-david-arquette-file-for-divorce-can-they-still-be-friends http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/courtney-cox-and-david-arquette-file-for-divorce-can-they-still-be-friends/comments 2012-06-13T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/courtney-cox-and-david-arquette-file-for-divorce-can-they-still-be-friends <p><strong>David Arquette</strong> filed&nbsp;pro se&nbsp;to divorce his wife of 13 years, <strong>Courteney Cox.&nbsp; T</strong>he pair cited &quot;irreconcilable differences&quot; as the</p> <p>reason for the divorce, and Mr.&nbsp;Arquette&nbsp;has&nbsp;asked&nbsp;for joint&nbsp;parenting time&n Top 5 Questions to Ask When Consulting with a Colorado Divorce Attorney http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/top-5-questions-to-ask-when-consulting-with-a-colorado-divorce-attorney http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/top-5-questions-to-ask-when-consulting-with-a-colorado-divorce-attorney/comments 2012-06-05T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/top-5-questions-to-ask-when-consulting-with-a-colorado-divorce-attorney <div style="text-align: center; margin: 0in 0in 10pt"><u><strong>Top 5 Questions to Ask When Consulting with a Divorce Attorney</strong></u></div> <div style="text-align: center; margin: 0in 0in 10pt">By: Rich Harris, President and Managing Partner of The Harris Law Firm</div> <div style="text-ali Colorado Divorce: Preparing for a Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-preparing-for-a-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-preparing-for-a-divorce/comments 2012-06-04T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-preparing-for-a-divorce <p>&bull; <strong>Set up your own bank accounts. </strong>Whether your deposits come from wages, investments, or divorce funding, you'll want to keep your money (and information about its sources) separate from your spouse's funds.</p> <p>&bull; <strong>Apply for your own credit card(s).</strong> Y The Divorce Hotel May Soon Offer U.S. Couples a Weekend Getaway - from each other http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-divorce-hotel-may-soon-offer-u-s-couples-a-weekend-getaway-from-each-other http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-divorce-hotel-may-soon-offer-u-s-couples-a-weekend-getaway-from-each-other/comments 2012-05-29T01:01:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-divorce-hotel-may-soon-offer-u-s-couples-a-weekend-getaway-from-each-other <p>At the Divorce Hotel in the Netherlands, unhappily married couples can check out of their marriages with a weekend package that includes lawyers, mediators,&nbsp;psychologists,&nbsp;and luxury accommodations.</p> <p>The couples&nbsp;arrive on Friday,&nbsp;check into&nbsp;separate rooms, &nbsp;an Colorado Divorce and Authoritative Parenting http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-and-authoritative-parenting http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-and-authoritative-parenting/comments 2012-05-25T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-and-authoritative-parenting <div style="text-align: center; margin: 0in 0in 0pt" align="center"><b><u>Authoritative Parenting</u></b></div> <div style="text-align: justify; margin: 0in 0in 0pt">&nbsp;</div> <div style="text-align: justify; margin: 0in 0in 0pt">&nbsp;</div> <div style="text-align: justify; margin: 0in 0in 0p New Book by Forensic Accountant Discusses the Discovery of Assets Prior to a Colorado Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/new-book-by-forensic-accountant-discusses-the-discovery-of-assets-prior-to-a-colorado-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/new-book-by-forensic-accountant-discusses-the-discovery-of-assets-prior-to-a-colorado-divorce/comments 2012-05-16T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/new-book-by-forensic-accountant-discusses-the-discovery-of-assets-prior-to-a-colorado-divorce <p>A&nbsp;new book by forensic accounting expert, Mark Kohn is called&nbsp;<a target="_hplink" href="http://www.amazon.com/How-They-Stash-Cash-ebook/dp/B007DXMX5M">How They Stash the Cash</a>.</p> <p>This new&nbsp;volume&nbsp;shows how people who are filing for divorce attempt to&nbsp;hide marital More Work to be Accomplished on the Colorado Civil Unions Bill http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/more-work-to-be-accomplished-on-the-colorado-civil-unions-bill http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/more-work-to-be-accomplished-on-the-colorado-civil-unions-bill/comments 2012-05-11T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/more-work-to-be-accomplished-on-the-colorado-civil-unions-bill <p><span style="font-family: &quot;Helvetica&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;; font-size: 10pt; mso-fareast-font-family: Calibri; mso-fareast-theme-font: minor-latin; mso-bidi-font-family: 'Times New Roman'; mso-ansi-language: EN-US; mso-fareast-language: EN-US; mso-bidi-language: AR-SA">The Colorado&nb Colorado Divorce: Dividing Marital Property http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-dividing-marital-property http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-dividing-marital-property/comments 2012-05-09T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-dividing-marital-property <p style="text-align: center"><strong>Colorado Divorce and </strong></p> <p style="text-align: center"><strong>PROPERTY DISTRIBUTION</strong></p> <p>Colorado is an equitable distribution state. This means&nbsp;if the parties cannot agree, the property will be distributed in an equitable fashion, b The Harris Law Firm Welcomes Lawyer #20! http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-harris-law-firm-welcomes-lawyer-20 http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-harris-law-firm-welcomes-lawyer-20/comments 2012-04-29T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-harris-law-firm-welcomes-lawyer-20 <p>The Harris Law Firm is pleased to welcome another new associate!</p> <p>Thomas P. Cossit, Esq.&nbsp;has joined the firm and will be working in our Fort Collins office.</p> <p>A skilled litigator, Mr. Cossit will be handling family law matters throughout the State of Colorado.</p> <p>The Harris Colorado Divorce and Sole Proprietorships http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-and-sole-proprietorships http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-and-sole-proprietorships/comments 2012-04-25T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-and-sole-proprietorships <p>&nbsp;</p> <div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt"><span style="color: #1f497d; font-size: 11pt">Sole proprietorships are usually challenging for the owner in a dissolution.&nbsp; Since a sole proprietorship is a pass-through entity for tax purposes, the owner is responsible for paying the taxes on the Frequently Asked Questions regarding LGBT Colorado Family Law http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/frequently-asked-questions-regarding-lgbt-colorado-family-law http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/frequently-asked-questions-regarding-lgbt-colorado-family-law/comments 2012-04-12T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/frequently-asked-questions-regarding-lgbt-colorado-family-law <p>&nbsp;</p> <div style="text-align: center; margin: 0in 0in 10pt" align="center"><b><u><span style="line-height: 115%; font-size: 12pt">Frequently Asked Questions in LGBT Family Law</span></u></b></div> <div style="text-align: justify; margin: 0in 0in 10pt"><span style="line-height: 115%; font-s Colorado Divorce: Separate Vs. Marital Property http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-separate-vs-marital-property http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-separate-vs-marital-property/comments 2012-03-28T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-separate-vs-marital-property <p><font size="3">Once an interest is deemed to be &ldquo;property,&rdquo; a court must then determine whether such property is marital or separate for purposes of dividing the marital property. <i>Hunt</i>, 909 P.2d 525, 529 (Colo. 1995).&nbsp;Under the Act, &ldquo;marital property&rdquo; is define More Divorces Filed in the First Quarter of the Year http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/more-divorces-filed-in-the-first-quarter-of-the-year http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/more-divorces-filed-in-the-first-quarter-of-the-year/comments 2012-03-26T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/more-divorces-filed-in-the-first-quarter-of-the-year <p>According to&nbsp;a recent&nbsp;analysis by <a target="_blank" href="http://www.multivu.com/mnr/53617-findlaw-com-free-consumer-legal-information-march-new-divorce-month">Findlaw.com</a>, a consumer legal advice website, the month of March is the most popular</p> <p>time for couples to file for Free "Questions About Divorce?" Seminar at The Harris Law Firm on 4/12/12 http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/free-questions-about-divorce-seminar-at-the-harris-law-firm-on-4/12/12 http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/free-questions-about-divorce-seminar-at-the-harris-law-firm-on-4/12/12/comments 2012-03-19T07:26:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/free-questions-about-divorce-seminar-at-the-harris-law-firm-on-4/12/12 <p>Please join us on Thursday,</p> <p>April 12th from 12 to 1</p> <p>at The Harris Law Firm for our free monthly divorce seminar.</p> <p>Senior Attorney, Margaret Walker will be presenting.</p> <p>The seminar is held at our offices:</p> <p>1125 17th St, Suite 1820</p> <p>To RSVP - call us at 3 Your Day in a Colorado Divorce Court: Dress for Success http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/your-day-in-a-colorado-divorce-court-dress-for-success http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/your-day-in-a-colorado-divorce-court-dress-for-success/comments 2012-03-14T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/your-day-in-a-colorado-divorce-court-dress-for-success <div id="yui_3_3_0_1_1331751558249740" class="yog-col yog-11u"> <div id="yui_3_3_0_1_1331751558249739" class="yom-mod yom-art-content "> <div class="bd"> <p class="first">&nbsp;</p> <p>When you are about to appear in a Colorado&nbsp;Family Law&nbsp;Court regarding&nbsp;your divorce or custody ca Could Colorado Soon See Changes to Laws Regarding Spousal Support? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/could-colorado-soon-see-changes-to-laws-regarding-spousal-support http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/could-colorado-soon-see-changes-to-laws-regarding-spousal-support/comments 2012-03-12T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/could-colorado-soon-see-changes-to-laws-regarding-spousal-support <p>&nbsp;</p> <div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt"><span style="font-size: 12pt">Here are two views on Massachusetts&rsquo; new maintenance laws:</span></div> <div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt"><span style="font-size: 12pt"><a href="http://www.cnn.com/2012/03/09/opinion/murphy-alimony-overhaul-con/index Free "Questions About Divorce?" Seminar on Thursday, April 12, from 12 to 1 http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/free-questions-about-divorce-seminar-on-thursday-april-12-from-12-to-1 http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/free-questions-about-divorce-seminar-on-thursday-april-12-from-12-to-1/comments 2012-03-08T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/free-questions-about-divorce-seminar-on-thursday-april-12-from-12-to-1 <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>Questions about divorce, legal separation, or child custody?</p> <p>Join Margaret Walker, Esq.</p> <p>and come to our free seminar on Thursday, April 12th from 12 pm to 1 pm at:</p> <p>The Harris Law Firm:</p> <p>1125 17th Street</p> <p>(17th and Lawrence in the Chase Bank Bui Get Your Marriage Back on Track Now! http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/get-your-marriage-back-on-track-now http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/get-your-marriage-back-on-track-now/comments 2012-03-02T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/get-your-marriage-back-on-track-now <p>When you and your spouse are experiencing problems in your marriage, consider relationship&nbsp;counseling to discuss your issues. Calling your family therapist&nbsp;should be your first call and calling your family law attorney should be your last one!&nbsp; Dont ignore the problems in your marr Can You Have a Happy Colorado Divorce? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/can-you-have-a-happy-colorado-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/can-you-have-a-happy-colorado-divorce/comments 2012-02-14T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/can-you-have-a-happy-colorado-divorce <p><span style="font-family: &quot;Arial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;; color: #333333; font-size: 10pt; mso-ansi-language: EN" lang="EN">Yes, it is quite possible to have a civil divorce, and many couples have had this experience. Especially in recent years, ending your marriage does not have to be How do Colorado divorce lawyers handle their own divorces? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/how-do-colorado-divorce-lawyers-handle-their-own-divorces http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/how-do-colorado-divorce-lawyers-handle-their-own-divorces/comments 2012-02-08T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/how-do-colorado-divorce-lawyers-handle-their-own-divorces <div>&nbsp;</div> <div>When involved in family law matters,&nbsp;most Colorado divorce lawyers know that they should try to stay out of court and settle their cases without ever going to trial. Divorce attorneys&nbsp;know that coming to an agreement regarding the division of assets and parenting ti Do You Have Grounds for an Annulment or Should You File for a Colorado Divorce? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/do-you-have-grounds-for-an-annulment-or-should-you-file-for-a-colorado-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/do-you-have-grounds-for-an-annulment-or-should-you-file-for-a-colorado-divorce/comments 2012-02-07T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/do-you-have-grounds-for-an-annulment-or-should-you-file-for-a-colorado-divorce <p>&nbsp;</p> <div style="text-align: center; margin: 0in 0in 10pt" align="center"><span style="line-height: 115%; font-size: 12pt">Annulment: What Does it Take?</span></div> <div style="margin: 0in 0in 10pt"><span style="line-height: 115%; font-size: 12pt">Colorado courts may grant a &ldquo;decla Recent Research Indicates Divorce is More Stressful for Younger People http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/recent-research-indicates-divorce-is-more-stressful-for-younger-people http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/recent-research-indicates-divorce-is-more-stressful-for-younger-people/comments 2012-02-06T07:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/recent-research-indicates-divorce-is-more-stressful-for-younger-people <p><span width="400"> <p align="justify"><font color="#333333" size="3" face="arial">According to Hui Liu, a professor of sociology at Michigan State University,&nbsp;recent&nbsp;research&nbsp;suggests&nbsp;that younger&nbsp;people&nbsp;have fewer&nbsp;coping skills than older people when dealing w Colorado Divorce: It is Possible to Have a Kind and Gentle Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-it-is-possible-to-have-a-kind-and-gentle-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-it-is-possible-to-have-a-kind-and-gentle-divorce/comments 2012-02-02T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-it-is-possible-to-have-a-kind-and-gentle-divorce <div><strong><span style="font-size: 9pt">It Takes Two.&nbsp;</span></strong><span style="font-size: 9pt">&nbsp;Rather than blaming your spouse for all the problems in your marriage, seek to discover how you participated in the demise of your relationship. We all need to recognize our own participat Points to Consider Before You File for a Colorado Divorce: http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/points-to-consider-before-you-file-for-a-colorado-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/points-to-consider-before-you-file-for-a-colorado-divorce/comments 2012-02-01T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/points-to-consider-before-you-file-for-a-colorado-divorce <p>Preparing fora Colorado&nbsp;Divorce:</p> <p><strong>1. Find Out What You Own.</strong> Assets and debt are generally divided in an equitable manner. Begin by identifying what you own <em>and </em>what you owe.&nbsp;&nbsp;Obtain records and statements for the following:</p> <p>Bank Accounts (sa Common Law Marriage Age of Consent http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/common-law-marriage-age-of-consent http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/common-law-marriage-age-of-consent/comments 2012-01-27T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/common-law-marriage-age-of-consent <p>&nbsp;</p> <div style="margin: 0in 0in 10pt"><b>Common Law Marriage Age of Consent</b></div> <div style="margin: 0in 0in 10pt">Today you hear numerous couples claiming that they are married under the common law (or possibly disagreeing with one another whether or not they are).&nbsp;Everyone al Consult with an Attorney Before Filing for an Order of Protection http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/consult-with-an-attorney-before-filing-for-an-order-of-protection http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/consult-with-an-attorney-before-filing-for-an-order-of-protection/comments 2012-01-13T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/consult-with-an-attorney-before-filing-for-an-order-of-protection <p><span style="line-height: 115%; font-size: 10pt">An order of protection will prohibit the restrained party from contacting the protected party, and from&nbsp;coming within a specified distance of the protected person.&nbsp; 13-14-101(2.4) (a), C.R.S.&nbsp; Contact can be direct or indirect, and b Colorado legislator's new bill proposes a cooling-off period prior to filing for divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-legislator-s-new-bill-proposes-a-cooling-off-period-prior-to-filing-for-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-legislator-s-new-bill-proposes-a-cooling-off-period-prior-to-filing-for-divorce/comments 2012-01-03T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-legislator-s-new-bill-proposes-a-cooling-off-period-prior-to-filing-for-divorce <div style="border-bottom: medium none; text-align: left; border-left: medium none; background-color: #ffffff; color: #000000; overflow: hidden; border-top: medium none; border-right: medium none; text-decoration: none"> <div id="articleByline" class="articleByline"> <div style="text-align: right; Arnold and Maria Back on Track? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/arnold-and-maria-back-on-track http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/arnold-and-maria-back-on-track/comments 2011-12-27T15:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/arnold-and-maria-back-on-track <div class="headline-author"> <div style="display: none" class="ad-rs-container">&nbsp;</div> Report: Maria Shriver and Arnold Schwarzenegger&rsquo;s marriage&nbsp;may not be terminated after all. &nbsp;According to&nbsp;<a href="http://www.tmz.com/2011/12/26/maria-shriver-unsure-divorce-arnold-sc Consider Your Financial Situation Before You File for a Colorado Divorce! http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/consider-your-financial-situation-before-you-file-for-a-colorado-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/consider-your-financial-situation-before-you-file-for-a-colorado-divorce/comments 2011-12-23T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/consider-your-financial-situation-before-you-file-for-a-colorado-divorce <p>Consider Your Financial Situation Before You File for Divorce!</p> <p>&bull;If you have been living on two incomes, consider that you will be living on your own resources following the divorce.<br /> &bull;If the bulk of your marital assets are in real property or a business,&nbsp;it will take Colorado Divorce Amongst the Elderly http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-amongst-the-elderly http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-amongst-the-elderly/comments 2011-12-20T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-amongst-the-elderly <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; While I don&rsquo;t have hard data to prove this,&nbsp;The Harris Law Firm is certainly seeing more and more &ldquo;gray&rdquo; Colorado divorces.&nbsp;&nbsp; And, these cases bring with them so Wife of Kobe Bryant has Filed for Divorce in California http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/wife-of-kobe-bryant-has-filed-for-divorce-in-california http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/wife-of-kobe-bryant-has-filed-for-divorce-in-california/comments 2011-12-19T09:27:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/wife-of-kobe-bryant-has-filed-for-divorce-in-california <div class="entry_body_text"> <div>&nbsp;</div> <p>Tired of his infidelities, Vanessa Bryant,&nbsp;wife of&nbsp;Basketball Star Kobe Bryant, has filed for the dissolution of marriage in California after 10 years of marriage.</p> <p>In a&nbsp;comunity&nbsp;property state, Vanessa is very&nbsp;like Colorado Family Law for Those in the Medical Profession http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-family-law-for-those-in-the-medical-profession http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-family-law-for-those-in-the-medical-profession/comments 2011-12-16T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-family-law-for-those-in-the-medical-profession <p>The Harris Law Firm has 18 attorneys who&nbsp;focus on Colorado family Law. John Tatlock, Special Counsel to the firm, and Associate Attorney, Elizabeth Howard have&nbsp;had many clients with domestic relations issues who work in medicine. With their clients varying work schedules, both John and The Etiquette of Social Media During and After a Colorado Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-etiquette-of-social-media-during-and-after-a-colorado-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-etiquette-of-social-media-during-and-after-a-colorado-divorce/comments 2011-12-14T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-etiquette-of-social-media-during-and-after-a-colorado-divorce <p><strong>During or After a Colorado Divorce:</strong></p> <p><strong>1. Do Not Attack Your Ex&nbsp;Via Social Media:&nbsp;&nbsp;You will never regret maintaining your online poise and dignity during times of high stress and emotionalism.</strong></p> <p><strong>2. Remove&nbsp;Former Comments: Re The Recession and Your Colorado Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-recession-and-your-colorado-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-recession-and-your-colorado-divorce/comments 2011-12-13T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-recession-and-your-colorado-divorce <div style="border-bottom: medium none; text-align: left; border-left: medium none; background-color: #ffffff; color: #000000; overflow: hidden; border-top: medium none; border-right: medium none; text-decoration: none"> <p><b>Recession and Divorce</b></p> <p>Thirty-eight percent of couples consid Candace Bushnell, Author of "Sex and the City", has Filed for Divorce in New York City http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/candace-bushnell-author-of-sex-and-the-city-has-filed-for-divorce-in-new-york-city http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/candace-bushnell-author-of-sex-and-the-city-has-filed-for-divorce-in-new-york-city/comments 2011-12-07T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/candace-bushnell-author-of-sex-and-the-city-has-filed-for-divorce-in-new-york-city <div style="border-bottom: medium none; text-align: left; border-left: medium none; background-color: #ffffff; color: #000000; overflow: hidden; border-top: medium none; border-right: medium none; text-decoration: none"> <p>NEW YORK, Dec. 6 (UPI) -- &quot;Sex and the City&quot; scribe <a class="tps Colorado Divorce and The Holidays http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-and-the-holidays http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-and-the-holidays/comments 2011-11-28T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-and-the-holidays <p>You would not think that the holidays would spur an upward trend in the filing of family law matters in Colorado, but it is one of the busiest times of the year for domestic relations attorneys. If you are experiencing a family law issue and would like to speak to one of 18 attorneys at The Harri Colorado Divorce or Child Support matter in Boulder, CO, give us a call! http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-or-child-support-matter-in-boulder-co-give-us-a-call http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-or-child-support-matter-in-boulder-co-give-us-a-call/comments 2011-11-21T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-or-child-support-matter-in-boulder-co-give-us-a-call <p>The Harris Law Firm handles family law cases in counties throughout Metro Denver,&nbsp;as well as Boulder, El Paso, Fort</p> <p>Collins, and&nbsp;counties throughout the State of CO.</p> <p>If you would like to speak with an attorney at the firm about your CO family law matter, give us a call a Colorado Divorce: Divorce or Legal Separation in Northern Colorado? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-divorce-or-legal-separation-in-northern-colorado http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-divorce-or-legal-separation-in-northern-colorado/comments 2011-11-09T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-divorce-or-legal-separation-in-northern-colorado <p>Call The Harris Law Firm to schedule an appointment with Stephen Vertucci, a partner with the firm and the manager of the Fort Collins office. He will meet with you to discuss your case and your rights and options according to Colorado law. If you have a family law matter in Weld or Larimer count The Harris Law Firm and the CBA Working to Help Military Service Members http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-harris-law-firm-and-the-cba-working-to-help-military-service-members http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-harris-law-firm-and-the-cba-working-to-help-military-service-members/comments 2011-10-26T08:01:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-harris-law-firm-and-the-cba-working-to-help-military-service-members <p>The Harris Law&nbsp;Firm has, for the past several years, participated in the American Bar Association&rsquo;s Military Pro Bono Project.&nbsp; We are often called on to offer legal advice to JAG officers assisting military members stationed around the world who have family law issues.</p> <div The Harris Law Firm Handles Family Law Cases in Northern Colorado http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-harris-law-firm-handles-family-law-cases-in-northern-colorado http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-harris-law-firm-handles-family-law-cases-in-northern-colorado/comments 2011-10-21T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-harris-law-firm-handles-family-law-cases-in-northern-colorado <p> If you have a Colorado Family Law matter in Weld or Larimer Counties, or Loveland, Longmont, Boulder, Windsor or Greeley,&nbsp;call The Harris Law Firm! You can reach us at 303 299 9484 to schedule a consultation with&nbsp;Partner Stephen Vertucci or Associate Attorney Katherine Ellis today. T Fort Collins Family Law Attorney Helps Kids in Northern Colorado http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/fort-collins-family-law-attorney-helps-kids-in-northern-colorado http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/fort-collins-family-law-attorney-helps-kids-in-northern-colorado/comments 2011-10-19T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/fort-collins-family-law-attorney-helps-kids-in-northern-colorado <p>Stephen Vertucci, Partner with The Harris Law Firm, recently presented 3<sup>rd</sup> grade students at St. Joseph Catholic School in Fort Collins with hard cover, color dictionaries as a part of the Rotary Read Committee of which he is a member.&nbsp; &ldquo;Rotary Read&rdquo; is committed to pr Divorce or Custody Matter in Northern Colorado? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-or-custody-matter-in-northern-colorado http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-or-custody-matter-in-northern-colorado/comments 2011-10-18T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-or-custody-matter-in-northern-colorado <p>If you have a Colorado family law matter in Weld or Larimer counties, or in Loveland, Longmont, Boulder, Windsor, or Fort Collins, please call The Harris Law Firm. We will arrange a consultation with partner Stephen Vertucci, or associate Clair Kauffman for you to discuss your case so that you ca Business Valuation in Colorado Divorce Cases http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/business-valuation-in-colorado-divorce-cases http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/business-valuation-in-colorado-divorce-cases/comments 2011-10-11T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/business-valuation-in-colorado-divorce-cases <p>On Oct 11th, John Tatlock presented a&nbsp;CLE&nbsp;to Arapahoe County Bar Assocation on business valuation in divorce cases. <span style="color: #02160c; font-size: 12pt">In many Colorado divorces, a critical issue in the division of property between the spouses will be the value of any business Free GLBT Family Planning Seminar from 12 to 1 on Wednesday, Oct 19th http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/free-glbt-family-planning-seminar-from-12-to-1-on-wednesday-oct-19th http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/free-glbt-family-planning-seminar-from-12-to-1-on-wednesday-oct-19th/comments 2011-10-10T02:28:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/free-glbt-family-planning-seminar-from-12-to-1-on-wednesday-oct-19th <p>Please join Ryann Peyton, Esq for a Free GLBT Family Planning Seminar from 12 to 1 on Wednesday, Oct 19th</p> <p>at The Harris Law Firm</p> <p>1125 17th Street</p> <p>Suite 1820</p> <p>Denver, CO 80202</p> <p>303 299 9484</p> <p>Please call to RSVP</p> When You File for Divorce in Colorado, You Can Mediate, Litigate, or Collaborate http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/when-you-file-for-divorce-in-colorado-you-can-mediate-litigate-or-collaborate http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/when-you-file-for-divorce-in-colorado-you-can-mediate-litigate-or-collaborate/comments 2011-10-05T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/when-you-file-for-divorce-in-colorado-you-can-mediate-litigate-or-collaborate <p>When you file for divorce, your options are&nbsp;litigation, mediation and the Collaborative Divorce Practice.&nbsp;</p> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div>The divorce process for each option is the same, but&nbsp;the methods are quite different.&nbsp;</div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><b><font size="5">The C Colorado Divorce: Wise Advice to Those with Family Law Issues: Stay Cool! http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-wise-advice-to-those-with-family-law-issues-stay-cool http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-wise-advice-to-those-with-family-law-issues-stay-cool/comments 2011-10-03T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-wise-advice-to-those-with-family-law-issues-stay-cool <p><span style="font-size: 12pt">By Kevin Massaro, Of Counsel to The Harris Law Firm:</span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 12pt">One of the best attributes a client can have in a family law situation, be it divorce or assignment of parental responsibilities (APR), or a post decree matter, is simpl Planning for the Changes and Challenges of a Colorado Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/planning-for-the-changes-and-challenges-of-a-colorado-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/planning-for-the-changes-and-challenges-of-a-colorado-divorce/comments 2011-09-30T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/planning-for-the-changes-and-challenges-of-a-colorado-divorce <p>Filing for a Colorado divorce&nbsp;will alter&nbsp;every aspect of a person's life,&nbsp;and&nbsp;it's aftermath&nbsp;will affect your&nbsp;finances,&nbsp;&nbsp;your family dynamics, and even those within your social circle. You must prepare for the fact that ending&nbsp;your relationship will cr Two Ways to Avoid a Colorado Divorce Court http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/two-ways-to-avoid-a-colorado-divorce-court http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/two-ways-to-avoid-a-colorado-divorce-court/comments 2011-09-27T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/two-ways-to-avoid-a-colorado-divorce-court <p>There are&nbsp;two effective methods&nbsp;to avoid the ongoing&nbsp;bitterness associated with Colorado divorces that go to trial.</p> <p>1. A <em>Collaborative Divorce </em>allows each spouse to have an attorney, but both spouses and their lawyers agree in writing not to go to court.</p> <p>2. Please Become a Fan of The Harris Law Firm on Our NEW FACEBOOK Page! http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/please-become-a-fan-of-the-harris-law-firm-on-our-new-facebook-page http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/please-become-a-fan-of-the-harris-law-firm-on-our-new-facebook-page/comments 2011-09-26T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/please-become-a-fan-of-the-harris-law-firm-on-our-new-facebook-page <p dir="ltr" align="left">&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;Be a fan of The Harris Law Firm on our new Facbook page!</p> <p>&nbsp; <p>&nbsp;</p> <a href="http://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Harris-Law-Firm-PC/172565999450362?ref=ts"><font size="3" face="Calibri,Heavy Heap"><font size="3" face="Calibri,Heavy Hea Divorce or Child Custody Issues in Loveland, Weld or Larimer Counties? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-or-child-custody-issues-in-loveland-weld-or-larimer-counties http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-or-child-custody-issues-in-loveland-weld-or-larimer-counties/comments 2011-09-24T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-or-child-custody-issues-in-loveland-weld-or-larimer-counties <p>If you have a Colorado Family Law issue and you would like to&nbsp;obtain quality&nbsp;legal representation, call The Harris Law Firm, Colorado's&nbsp;Family Law Team.&nbsp;Please contact&nbsp;partner Steve Vertucci to schedule a consultation in our Fort Collins office at 123 North Collins in the Colorado Divorce After Long-Term Marriages is Becoming More Common http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-after-long-term-marriages-is-becoming-more-common http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-after-long-term-marriages-is-becoming-more-common/comments 2011-09-19T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-after-long-term-marriages-is-becoming-more-common <p>Most couples file for divorce after they have been together from 3 to 15 years.</p> <p>But divorce among those who have been married for 20 years or more is becoming more and more&nbsp;common.</p> <p>The reasons for divorce among&nbsp;those who have had long term marriages&nbsp;vary, but some o Do Not Obtain Divorce Advice from Friends, Family or Non-Divorce Professionals http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/do-not-obtain-divorce-advice-from-friends-family-or-non-divorce-professionals http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/do-not-obtain-divorce-advice-from-friends-family-or-non-divorce-professionals/comments 2011-09-13T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/do-not-obtain-divorce-advice-from-friends-family-or-non-divorce-professionals <h1> <div style="display: none" class="comment_teaser">&nbsp;</div> </h1> <p>Typically, all an unhappy spouse&nbsp;has to do is&nbsp;<em>breathe</em> the word &ldquo;divorce,&rdquo; and everyone they know&nbsp;begins to share their personal experiences, offer opinions and give well-meaning advice Filing for Divorce in Loveland, or Larimer or Weld Counties? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/filing-for-divorce-in-loveland-or-larimer-or-weld-counties http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/filing-for-divorce-in-loveland-or-larimer-or-weld-counties/comments 2011-08-29T07:27:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/filing-for-divorce-in-loveland-or-larimer-or-weld-counties <p>The Harris Law Firm has a Fort Collins office at 123 North College. Call 303 299 9484 to schedule a consultation today!</p> Colorado Divorce: Partner Stephen Vertucci Handles Family Law Cases in Fort Collins http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-partner-stephen-vertucci-handles-family-law-cases-in-fort-collins http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-partner-stephen-vertucci-handles-family-law-cases-in-fort-collins/comments 2011-08-23T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-partner-stephen-vertucci-handles-family-law-cases-in-fort-collins <p>If you have a domestic relations matter and are seeking legal counsel in Weld, Larimer or Boulder counties, please give us a call to arrange for a consultation with Stephen Vertucci. Mr. Vertucci is a partner with The Harris Law Firm and handles divorce and custody issues from our Fort Collins of Colorado Divorce: Is there a bright side to divorce? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-is-there-a-bright-side-to-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-is-there-a-bright-side-to-divorce/comments 2011-08-17T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-is-there-a-bright-side-to-divorce <p>For those going through it, divorce has a bright side. Regardless of cause or outcome, divorce provides an opportunity and incentive to re-invent one&rsquo;s self as a person and a parent, to re-examine and adjust priorities and value systems, to construct a healthy living environment in which tr 2011 Divorce Statistics: http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/2011-divorce-statistics http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/2011-divorce-statistics/comments 2011-08-03T09:28:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/2011-divorce-statistics <ul itxtharvested="0" itxtnodeid="359"> <li itxtharvested="0" itxtnodeid="364">There are over 2 million marriages annually in the US: close to 50% of them end in divorce.</li> <li itxtharvested="0" itxtnodeid="364">Second marriages don&rsquo;t fare much better with over 60% ending in divor Will the New Child and Family Investigation Guidelines Hinder the Process? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/will-the-new-child-and-family-investigation-guidelines-hinder-the-process http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/will-the-new-child-and-family-investigation-guidelines-hinder-the-process/comments 2011-07-27T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/will-the-new-child-and-family-investigation-guidelines-hinder-the-process <p>&nbsp;</p> <div style="margin: 0in 0in 10pt">When Colorado&rsquo;s Supreme Court amended the Child and Family Investigation (CFI) guidelines earlier this year, the court drastically limited the amount that could be charged for the CFI investigation and the ensuing report, among other significant Garage Sale Litigation http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/garage-sale-litigation http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/garage-sale-litigation/comments 2011-07-22T11:01:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/garage-sale-litigation <p><span lang="EN"> <p dir="ltr" align="left">&nbsp;</p> <p dir="ltr" align="left">In the July 2011 DMagazine there was an article entitled, &quot;Highland Park's Finest Garage Sale&quot;. The article reads, &quot;Our next door neighbor recently held a garage sale. At the edge of the driveway, she Will Colorado Revise Maintenance Guidelines? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/will-colorado-revise-maintenance-guidelines http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/will-colorado-revise-maintenance-guidelines/comments 2011-07-21T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/will-colorado-revise-maintenance-guidelines <p>BOSTON (AP) -&nbsp;Legislation&nbsp;to revise&nbsp;Massachusetts spousal support&nbsp;guidelines was&nbsp;unanimously approved&nbsp;on July 20th&nbsp;by the state's House of Representatives.</p> <p>The new bill would establish guidelines for&nbsp;spousal support&nbsp;payments including&nbsp;plac New York Approves Legislation to Allow Gay Couples to Marry http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/new-york-approves-legislation-to-allow-gay-couples-to-marry http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/new-york-approves-legislation-to-allow-gay-couples-to-marry/comments 2011-06-25T08:23:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/new-york-approves-legislation-to-allow-gay-couples-to-marry <p>As New York's gay&nbsp;couples&nbsp;celebrate their right to marry, and&nbsp;they can&nbsp;also&nbsp;take comfort in the fact that, if&nbsp;their marital bliss&nbsp;is temporary, they also have the right to file for divorce.</p> <p>New York State senators voted 33-29 on June 24th &nbsp;to approv Can I Obtain a "Quickie Divorce" in Colorado? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/can-i-obtain-a-quickie-divorce-in-colorado http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/can-i-obtain-a-quickie-divorce-in-colorado/comments 2011-06-20T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/can-i-obtain-a-quickie-divorce-in-colorado <p>Yes, but not in Colorado. You can obtain a &quot;quickie divorce&quot; in the Dominican Republic, but it may&nbsp; or may not be valid in your State. Some States in the US will not recognize <a href="http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/colorado-divorce.cfm">Dissolution of Marriage</a> decrees from the The Tax Consequences of Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-tax-consequences-of-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-tax-consequences-of-divorce/comments 2011-06-10T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-tax-consequences-of-divorce <p><strong>The Equitable Division of Assets</strong></p> <p>Colorado is an equitable distribution state where you and your spouse must&nbsp;divide your&nbsp;assets according to &quot;whatever is fair&quot;&nbsp;according to the family&nbsp;courts.&nbsp;Equitable division of assets is often&nbsp;a 5 Schwarzenegger-Shriver to Divide $500 Million http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/schwarzenegger-shriver-to-divide-500-million http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/schwarzenegger-shriver-to-divide-500-million/comments 2011-06-02T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/schwarzenegger-shriver-to-divide-500-million <p>Like his soon-to-be ex-wife Maria Shriver, Arnold Schwarzenegger has hired a celebrity <a href="http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/">divorce attorney</a>. Attorney Robert Kaufman&nbsp;will represent&nbsp;the&nbsp;former governor&nbsp;in his divorce from his&nbsp;estranged wife.&nbsp; Kaufman, who has US Divorce Rate Declines, But the 7-Year Itch Continues http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/us-divorce-rate-declines-but-the-7-year-itch-continues http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/us-divorce-rate-declines-but-the-7-year-itch-continues/comments 2011-05-25T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/us-divorce-rate-declines-but-the-7-year-itch-continues <p>After decades of increases, U.S. <a href="http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/colorado-divorce.cfm">divorces</a> are leveling off with couples now slightly more likely to reach their 10-year wedding anniversary. But the &quot;seven-year itch&quot; among couples persists, with nearly one out of two fir Colorado Divorce: Hiring the Experts http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-hiring-the-experts http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-hiring-the-experts/comments 2011-05-24T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-hiring-the-experts <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>The <a href="http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/">attorneys</a> at The Harris Law Firm say that you should consider working with other divorce experts to make certain that your assets and mental health&nbsp;are protected during the divorce process. Let us help you build your te Colorado divorce rate plummets during recession http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-rate-plummets-during-recession http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-rate-plummets-during-recession/comments 2011-05-23T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-rate-plummets-during-recession <div style="border-bottom: medium none; text-align: left; border-left: medium none; background-color: transparent; color: #000000; overflow: hidden; border-top: medium none; border-right: medium none; text-decoration: none">The divorce rate in Colorado has dropped to 4.2 percent per 1,000 people, a U.S. Census Report Shows Divorce Rates Declining http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/u-s-census-report-shows-divorce-rates-declining http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/u-s-census-report-shows-divorce-rates-declining/comments 2011-05-20T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/u-s-census-report-shows-divorce-rates-declining <div style="clear: both" class="float"> <div style="clear: both" class="float">Recent findings by&nbsp;the U.S. Census Bureau&nbsp;indicate <a href="http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/colorado-divorce.cfm">divorce</a> rates for most age groups have been decreasing&nbsp;since 1996 by an average of about Living Unhappily Together is More Tragic than Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/living-unhappily-together-is-more-tragic-than-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/living-unhappily-together-is-more-tragic-than-divorce/comments 2011-05-09T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/living-unhappily-together-is-more-tragic-than-divorce <div class="tags">&nbsp;</div> <div id="bodyText"> <div id="relatedNews" class="storyModule"> <div class="photoItem">A&nbsp;successful marriage is&nbsp;a supportive partnership, but sometimes&nbsp;our unions&nbsp;are simply not destined to last forever.&nbsp; What if the two of you stop growing t Obtaining Affordable Health Care After Your Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/obtaining-affordable-health-care-after-your-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/obtaining-affordable-health-care-after-your-divorce/comments 2011-05-05T12:28:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/obtaining-affordable-health-care-after-your-divorce <p><span lang="EN"> <p dir="ltr" align="left">Another important point to consider prior to filing for divorce is obtaining affordable health care. Prior to the</p> </span></p> <p dir="ltr" align="left"><a href="http://www.healthcare.gov/law/introduction/index.html"><b><font face="Arial"><span lan US Divorce Rate Declines, But the 7-Year Itch Continues http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/us-divorce-rate-declines-but-the-7-year-itch-continues http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/us-divorce-rate-declines-but-the-7-year-itch-continues/comments 2011-04-27T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/us-divorce-rate-declines-but-the-7-year-itch-continues <p>After decades of increases, U.S. divorces are leveling off with couples now slightly more likely to reach their 10-year wedding anniversary. But the &quot;seven-year itch&quot; among couples persists, with nearly one out of two first marriages estimated to end in divorce.</p> <p>Roughly 75% of t Free "Questions About Divorce?" Seminar http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/free-questions-about-divorce-seminar http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/free-questions-about-divorce-seminar/comments 2011-04-25T08:28:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/free-questions-about-divorce-seminar <p>Join Senior Associate Margaret Walker on April 28th from 12 to 1 pm for a Free Seminar at The Harris Law Firm</p> <p>1125 17th Street</p> <p>Suite 1820</p> <p>Denver CO 80202</p> <p>To RSVP, call 303 299 9484</p> Fort Collins Divorce and Child Custody http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/fort-collins-divorce-and-child-custody http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/fort-collins-divorce-and-child-custody/comments 2011-04-06T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/fort-collins-divorce-and-child-custody <p>If you have a <a href="http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/fort-collins">family law matter in Weld or Larimer Counties</a>, The Harris Law Firm&nbsp;is here to&nbsp;help. &nbsp;Stephen Vertucci, a partner with the firm, and associate attorney Jonathan White, work together as a team to handle issues th No Fault Divorce Means Keeping "Dirty Laundry" out of the Courtroom http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/no-fault-divorce-means-keeping-dirty-laundry-out-of-the-courtroom http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/no-fault-divorce-means-keeping-dirty-laundry-out-of-the-courtroom/comments 2011-03-30T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/no-fault-divorce-means-keeping-dirty-laundry-out-of-the-courtroom <p>The &quot;No-Fault&quot; Divorce Law is now applicable in&nbsp;all 50 states. This means that either spouse, with or without the consent of the other, &nbsp;can file for and obtain a dissolution of marriage for any reason. The fact that your spouse may have had&nbsp;countless affairs throughout y Hiring a Family Law Attorney vs. Representing Yourself in a Court of Law http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/hiring-a-family-law-attorney-vs-representing-yourself-in-a-court-of-law http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/hiring-a-family-law-attorney-vs-representing-yourself-in-a-court-of-law/comments 2011-03-29T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/hiring-a-family-law-attorney-vs-representing-yourself-in-a-court-of-law <p align="left" dir="ltr">For a variety of reasons, many people choose to represent themselves when dealing with <a href="http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/colorado-divorce.cfm">divorce</a>, custody, <a href="http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/colorado-child-support.cfm">child support</a> or other family l The Harris Law Firm Seeing More Divorces in Rural Areas http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-harris-law-firm-seeing-more-divorces-in-rural-areas http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-harris-law-firm-seeing-more-divorces-in-rural-areas/comments 2011-03-28T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-harris-law-firm-seeing-more-divorces-in-rural-areas <p>By SABRINA TAVERNISE and ROBERT GEBELOFF</p> <div style="margin: 0in 0in 10pt">So it is a bitter mark of modernity that even in rural America, divorce is up nearly sevenfold since 1970, giving the county the unwelcome distinction of being a standout in this category of census data. <a href="http Factor in Taxes on Retirement Accounts Before Dividing Marital Assets http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/factor-in-taxes-on-retirement-accounts-before-dividing-marital-assets http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/factor-in-taxes-on-retirement-accounts-before-dividing-marital-assets/comments 2011-03-24T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/factor-in-taxes-on-retirement-accounts-before-dividing-marital-assets <div style="border-bottom: medium none; text-align: left; border-left: medium none; background-color: transparent; color: #000000; overflow: hidden; border-top: medium none; border-right: medium none; text-decoration: none"> <p>For couples over 50, retirement assets held in 401(k)s, 403(b)s, and ot Social Media Posts are Being Used as Evidence in Divorce Cases http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/social-media-posts-are-being-used-as-evidence-in-divorce-cases http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/social-media-posts-are-being-used-as-evidence-in-divorce-cases/comments 2011-03-22T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/social-media-posts-are-being-used-as-evidence-in-divorce-cases <p>Information posted on Facebook, Twitter, other social media sites, and email records can all be obtained as evidence in <a href="http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com">Colorado divorce</a> proceedings. So if you are currently involved in a&nbsp;divorce action where there is potential conflict regarding Strategize Before You File for Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/strategize-before-you-file-for-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/strategize-before-you-file-for-divorce/comments 2011-03-21T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/strategize-before-you-file-for-divorce <p><b>STRATEGIZE WITH A FAMILY LAW ATTORNEY</b></p> <div style="margin: 0in 0in 10pt">Before you <a href="http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/colorado-divorce.cfm">file for divorce</a>, consider meeting with a <a href="http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/">Colorado family law attorney</a> to discuss strategy TOP TEN LAWYERS OF THE DECADE! http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/top-ten-lawyers-of-the-decade http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/top-ten-lawyers-of-the-decade/comments 2011-03-17T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/top-ten-lawyers-of-the-decade <p>Congratulations to Rich Harris for being selected as one of the finalists for the Top Ten Lawyers of the Decade by Law Week Colorado!</p> Colorado Divorce: The Go To Family Law Firm in Fort Collins http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-the-go-to-family-law-firm-in-fort-collins http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-the-go-to-family-law-firm-in-fort-collins/comments 2011-03-02T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-the-go-to-family-law-firm-in-fort-collins <p>For family law matters in Loveland, or Weld and Larimer counties, The Harris Law Firm also has an office in Fort Collins, Colorado. Located at 123 North College, in Suite 200 of the Executive Center, &nbsp;you can&nbsp;arrange a consultation with&nbsp;Stephen Vertucci, a partner at the firm, or J Colorado Divorce: Until Debt Do Us Part http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-until-debt-do-us-part http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-until-debt-do-us-part/comments 2011-02-14T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-until-debt-do-us-part <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="http://us.lrd.yahoo.com/SIG=1230d2prd/**http%3A//contributor.yahoo.com/user/939052/morris_armstrong.html">Morris Armstrong</a>, On Wednesday February 9, 2011, 4:40 pm EST</p> <p>&quot;I am not responsible for paying the mortgage. My ex is, and it states that in the divorc Lottery Winner May Have to Share Millions of Marital Assets http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/lottery-winner-may-have-to-share-millions-of-marital-assets http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/lottery-winner-may-have-to-share-millions-of-marital-assets/comments 2011-01-21T08:28:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/lottery-winner-may-have-to-share-millions-of-marital-assets <p>When 29-year-old single Idaho mom Holly Lahti became the&nbsp;$190 million winner&nbsp;in the $380 Mega Millions lottery, she did not accept her winnings in person. Instead, she simply resigned from her bank teller position, and moved to a warmer climate with her two children.</p> <p>Still marri Rocker John Mellencamp and his Almay-Model Wife Elaine File for Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/rocker-john-mellencamp-and-his-almay-model-wife-elaine-file-for-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/rocker-john-mellencamp-and-his-almay-model-wife-elaine-file-for-divorce/comments 2011-01-20T11:27:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/rocker-john-mellencamp-and-his-almay-model-wife-elaine-file-for-divorce <p><span lang="EN"> <p dir="ltr" align="left">Rocker <b>John Mellencamp</b> and his Almay-model wife <b>Elaine Irwin</b> announced that they have filed for divorce after 18 years of marriage.</p> <p dir="ltr" align="left">Court documents indicate that Mellencamp and Irwin separated in September 20 Questions About Divorce? Attend Our FREE Seminar! http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/questions-about-divorce-attend-our-free-seminar http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/questions-about-divorce-attend-our-free-seminar/comments 2011-01-13T11:26:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/questions-about-divorce-attend-our-free-seminar <p>Come to our free seminar on Thursday, February 10th from 12 pm to 1 pm at The Harris Law Firm: 1125 17th St, Suite 1820, Denver, CO 80202. Margaret Walker, Esq. will lead the seminar. To RSVP - call 303 299 9484</p> Appellate Court Rules that Divorce Settlement Will be Reopened Due to Worthless Assets http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/appellate-court-rules-that-divorce-settlement-will-be-reopened-due-to-worthless-assets http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/appellate-court-rules-that-divorce-settlement-will-be-reopened-due-to-worthless-assets/comments 2011-01-06T10:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/appellate-court-rules-that-divorce-settlement-will-be-reopened-due-to-worthless-assets <p><span lang="EN"> <p dir="ltr" align="left">Attorney Steven Simkin recently appealed the courts decision regarding his divorce settlement. His portion of the assets that were divided per the divorce decree included a now worthless $2.7 million investment portfolio managed by Bernard Madoff.</p> Creating a Colorado Divorce Settlement Agreement http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/creating-a-colorado-divorce-settlement-agreement http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/creating-a-colorado-divorce-settlement-agreement/comments 2010-12-16T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/creating-a-colorado-divorce-settlement-agreement <p>If the parties to a Colorado&nbsp;divorce action&nbsp;are able to&nbsp;come to an agreement regarding the division of marital assets and debt,&nbsp;and&nbsp;a parenting schedule, they will prepare a <em>Separation Agreement </em>that defines the terms of their settlement.</p> <p>The Separation A Trust Accounts and Colorado Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/trust-accounts-and-colorado-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/trust-accounts-and-colorado-divorce/comments 2010-12-15T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/trust-accounts-and-colorado-divorce <div id="post-30" class="post"> <div class="entry"> <p>If a spouse who is a party&nbsp;to a Colorado divorce&nbsp;is a beneficiary of a trust, their interest in the trust may constitute marital property under Colorado law. When trust issues are involved in a divorce matter there is generally a col Divorce Funding: Investing in Your Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-funding-investing-in-your-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-funding-investing-in-your-divorce/comments 2010-12-06T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-funding-investing-in-your-divorce <p>Balance Point Divorce Funding is a new Beverly Hills lender that offers to cover the cost of&nbsp;divorce. Their services include&nbsp;paying&nbsp;your lawyer, searching for assets that your spouse may be hiding, as well as maintaining your current lifestyle. All this&nbsp;in exchange for a share The Harris Law Firm's Fort Collins Office http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-harris-law-firm-s-fort-collins-office http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-harris-law-firm-s-fort-collins-office/comments 2010-11-23T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-harris-law-firm-s-fort-collins-office <p> The Fort Collins&nbsp;office of The Harris Law Firm&nbsp;is managed by firm partner, Stephen Vertucci, and Katherine Ellis is an associate. The firm is located at 123 North College Avenue, in Suite 200 of the Executive Center, Fort Collins, CO 80524.</p> <p> Located in Denver (303) 299-9484 Divorce Becoming More Common in Long Term Marriages http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-becoming-more-common-in-long-term-marriages http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-becoming-more-common-in-long-term-marriages/comments 2010-11-17T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-becoming-more-common-in-long-term-marriages <p>Recent research shows that the divorce rate among couples who have been married for 2, 3 or even 4 decades is becoming more common. Although it is significantly lower when compared to a divorce rate of almost 50% among romantic&nbsp;&nbsp;newlyweds,&nbsp;divorce among the long-married&nbsp;is sti Divorce Rate in Michigan Declines http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-rate-in-michigan-declines http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-rate-in-michigan-declines/comments 2010-11-15T10:27:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-rate-in-michigan-declines <p>The Divorce rates in Michigan are declining statewide for two&nbsp;reasons:</p> <p>1. Couples are marrying later in&nbsp;life, and&nbsp;thus have more realistic&nbsp;expectations about the insitution of marriage</p> <p>2. The economy in Michigan is suffering&nbsp;and fiances are a factor in&nbs Author Nora Ephron Brings Wisdom and Humor to her Divorce Memoirs http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/author-nora-ephron-brings-wisdom-and-humor-to-her-divorce-memoirs http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/author-nora-ephron-brings-wisdom-and-humor-to-her-divorce-memoirs/comments 2010-11-09T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/author-nora-ephron-brings-wisdom-and-humor-to-her-divorce-memoirs <p>In her new book <em><a target="_hplink" href="http://www.amazon.com/I-Remember-Nothing-Other-Reflections/dp/0307595609"><font color="#337c8c">I REMEMBER NOTHING: And Other Reflections</font></a></em>, the always humorous author and screenwriter Nora Ephron reflects on the effects of her two divor Charlie Sheen to Divorce Again http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/charlie-sheen-to-divorce-again http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/charlie-sheen-to-divorce-again/comments 2010-11-03T06:27:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/charlie-sheen-to-divorce-again <p>US actor <a style="position: static; text-decoration: none" id="KonaLink0" class="kLink" href="http://news.yahoo.com/s/afp/20101102/ts_afp/entertainmentuspeoplesheen_20101102041402#" target="undefined"><font style="position: static; font-family: arial, helvetica, clean, sans-serif; color: #366388 Colorado's Spousal Support (Maintenance or Alimony) http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-s-spousal-support-maintenance-or-alimony http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-s-spousal-support-maintenance-or-alimony/comments 2010-10-25T08:28:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-s-spousal-support-maintenance-or-alimony <p><a href="http://www.chaillelawfirm.com/lawyer-attorney-1398760.html" target="_blank">Colorado Maintenance</a> is what we now call alimony, support, or spousal support. The &quot;threshold requirements&quot; to qualify for maintenance are:</p> <div id="main"> <div class="mwrap"> <div id="conten What is "Equitable Division of Property"? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/what-is-equitable-division-of-property http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/what-is-equitable-division-of-property/comments 2010-10-22T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/what-is-equitable-division-of-property <p>Often&nbsp;people hear the&nbsp;term &quot;equitable division&quot;, and they think&nbsp; that&nbsp;phrase&nbsp;means&nbsp;an equal (50/50) division of property in a dissolution of marriage proceeding. However, the courts are vested with discretion in dividing up martial property and distributing U.S. Cities with the Highest Divorce Rate http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/u-s-cities-with-the-highest-divorce-rate http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/u-s-cities-with-the-highest-divorce-rate/comments 2010-10-21T10:26:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/u-s-cities-with-the-highest-divorce-rate <p>The top 10 cities reign for marital discord.</p> <p>1, Panama City, FL</p> <p>2, Sierra Vista, AZ</p> <p>3, Charleston, WV</p> <p>4, Medford, OR</p> <p>5, Reno, NV</p> <p>6, Deltona, FL</p> <p>7. Pueblo, CO</p> <p>8, Palm Bay, FL</p> <p>9, Jacksonville, FL</p> <p>10, Grand Junction, CO< During Recession, Divorcing Couples Divide Debt http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/during-recession-divorcing-couples-divide-debt http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/during-recession-divorcing-couples-divide-debt/comments 2010-10-19T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/during-recession-divorcing-couples-divide-debt <p>Rich Harris, President of The Harris Law Firm, was interviewed recently for article published by the Denver Business Journal regarding how the current recession has effected the number of divorce cases in Colorado. Rich Harris said: Assets are worth significantly less than they were a few years a Spouse Held Accountable for "Extravagant Spending" http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/spouse-held-accountable-for-extravagant-spending http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/spouse-held-accountable-for-extravagant-spending/comments 2010-10-18T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/spouse-held-accountable-for-extravagant-spending <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p dir="ltr" align="left">In a divorce trial today, Stephen Vertucci, Partner with The Harris Law Firm, was successful in protecting 100% of client&rsquo;s assets from&nbsp;the spouse due to the extravagant manner in which the other spouse was spending mo Colorado Divorce: More on Common Law Marriage http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-more-on-common-law-marriage http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-more-on-common-law-marriage/comments 2010-10-15T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-divorce-more-on-common-law-marriage <p><a href="http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/common-law-marriage">http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/common-law-marriage</a></p> <p>Please access the article on common law marriage by Partner Stephen Vertucci</p> Could Your Career Choice Make Or Break Your Marriage? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/could-your-career-choice-make-or-break-your-marriage http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/could-your-career-choice-make-or-break-your-marriage/comments 2010-10-05T15:28:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/could-your-career-choice-make-or-break-your-marriage <p>Based on&nbsp;Census data from 2000, and&nbsp;current research by Radford University, the chance of a marriage ending in divorce could be predicted by your career choice.</p> <p>Research indicated&nbsp;that&nbsp;Forty-three percent of marriages end in divorce when one or both of the spouses work Points to Consider Before you File for Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/points-to-consider-before-you-file-for-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/points-to-consider-before-you-file-for-divorce/comments 2010-09-29T12:28:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/points-to-consider-before-you-file-for-divorce <p>You and your attorney will be spending a great deal of time together during the divorce process, so it is important that you hire a lawyer that you trust. The dissolution of marriage can be emotionally exhausting, so choose someone with whom you are comfortable discussing the details of your situ Signs that Your Spouse May be having an Affair http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/signs-that-your-spouse-may-be-having-an-affair http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/signs-that-your-spouse-may-be-having-an-affair/comments 2010-09-21T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/signs-that-your-spouse-may-be-having-an-affair <p dir="ltr" align="left">&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p dir="ltr" align="left">What do you look for when you think your spouse may be cheating?</p> <p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p dir="ltr" align="left">These words may be an indication that your spouse is having an affair. They Family Law Judges Prefer that Litigants Have Legal Representation http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/family-law-judges-prefer-that-litigants-have-legal-representation http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/family-law-judges-prefer-that-litigants-have-legal-representation/comments 2010-09-17T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/family-law-judges-prefer-that-litigants-have-legal-representation <p>The better the litigant is prepared for their hearing, the more efficiently the court operates. Thus, Colorado family law judges prefer fully represented and fully prepared&nbsp;litigants, and say that the inexperience of pro-se litigants&nbsp;often has&nbsp;a negative effect on the operation of 9 Questions to Ask a Family Law Attorney Before You Hire Them http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/9-questions-to-ask-a-family-law-attorney-before-you-hire-them http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/9-questions-to-ask-a-family-law-attorney-before-you-hire-them/comments 2010-09-07T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/9-questions-to-ask-a-family-law-attorney-before-you-hire-them <p><span lang="EN"> <p dir="ltr" align="center">&nbsp;</p> <b> <p dir="ltr" align="left">1. Have you ever been found in violation of an ethics rule?</p> </b> <p dir="ltr" align="left">&nbsp;</p> <p dir="ltr" align="left">Attorneys are held to high ethical standards regarding how they practice The Harris Law Firm Voted Best Family Law Firm http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-harris-law-firm-voted-best-family-law-firm http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-harris-law-firm-voted-best-family-law-firm/comments 2010-09-01T12:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-harris-law-firm-voted-best-family-law-firm <p>Law Week Colorado voted The Harris Law Firm as The Best Family Law Firm! The&nbsp;firm&nbsp;received&nbsp;this honor&nbsp;by the People's Choice in Law Week Colorado's Barrister's Best issue on August 30th 2010.</p> Tiger Free to Focus on Golf http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/tiger-free-to-focus-on-golf http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/tiger-free-to-focus-on-golf/comments 2010-08-25T07:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/tiger-free-to-focus-on-golf <p>With his divorce finally behind him, Tiger Woods will compete in his first tournament in six years as a single man at this week's Barclays Classic in Paramus, N.J., amid much speculation over his form.</p> <p>The scandal-hit American world No. 1 has been a shadow of his former dominant self sinc Drug Testing in the Colorado Parenting Plan http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/drug-testing-in-the-colorado-parenting-plan http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/drug-testing-in-the-colorado-parenting-plan/comments 2010-08-24T07:27:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/drug-testing-in-the-colorado-parenting-plan <div class="date-header"> <h5>If one parent has been accused, or has admitted using and abusing drugs and/or alcohol, then you may wish to add contingent agreements in your parenting plan that include drug and alcohol testing.</h5> <div class="entry-content"> <div class="entry-body"> <h5>The agr Questions About Divorce? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/questions-about-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/questions-about-divorce/comments 2010-08-12T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/questions-about-divorce <p>Come to&nbsp;The Harris Law Firm's &nbsp;Free <em>Questions About Divorce </em>Seminar.</p> <p>The seminars are held&nbsp;once a&nbsp;month&nbsp;from 12 to 1 at The Harris Law Firm.&nbsp;</p> <p>The firm is&nbsp;located on the 18th floor of The Chase Bank Building at 1125 17th Street, Suite 182 Parents of Autistic Kids at Risk of Divorce? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/parents-of-autistic-kids-at-risk-of-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/parents-of-autistic-kids-at-risk-of-divorce/comments 2010-08-11T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/parents-of-autistic-kids-at-risk-of-divorce <p><b>Study Shows Three-Quarters of Parents of Autistic Children Stay Married</b></p> <p><i>By <a href="/script/main/art.asp?articlekey=57138">Denise Mann</a><br /> WebMD Health News</i></p> <p><i>Reviewed By <a href="/script/main/art.asp?articlekey=106024">Laura J. Martin, MD</a></i></p> <div c The Good Karma Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-good-karma-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-good-karma-divorce/comments 2010-08-04T09:27:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-good-karma-divorce <p>The Summer/Fall edition of Divorce Magazine features life-changing insights from the book &ldquo;The Good Karma Divorce&rdquo; by Judge Michele Lowrance, in which she helps spouses have a destruction-free divorce by creating a &ldquo;moral compass.&rdquo; Readers will also learn from other expert Grounds for a Colorado Divorce? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/grounds-for-a-colorado-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/grounds-for-a-colorado-divorce/comments 2010-07-30T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/grounds-for-a-colorado-divorce <div style="border-bottom: medium none; text-align: left; border-left: medium none; background-color: transparent; color: #000000; overflow: hidden; border-top: medium none; border-right: medium none; text-decoration: none"> <p>A woman sees a lawyer about a divorce. &quot;Any grounds?&quot; he asks Father's Rights http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/father-s-rights http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/father-s-rights/comments 2010-07-29T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/father-s-rights <p>&nbsp;<span style="font-size: 12pt">If you are a father experiencing a divorce or legal separation in the State of Colorado, it is imperative that you consult a divorce and family law attorney who can assist you in protecting your parental rights. At The Harris Law Firm, we believe that fathers&r The Current Divorce Rate is 3.5 per 1000 http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-current-divorce-rate-is-3-5-per-1000 http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-current-divorce-rate-is-3-5-per-1000/comments 2010-07-26T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-current-divorce-rate-is-3-5-per-1000 <div class="hd"> <div>Although it is higher now than it was a&nbsp;100 years&nbsp;ago, the current divorce rate has been declining for the past 20 years. In 2000, there were 4 divorces per 1,000 people, but in 2008, according to provisional data for most states from the Centers for Disease Control, Divorce after 50 signals change for women http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-after-50-signals-change-for-women http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-after-50-signals-change-for-women/comments 2010-07-12T00:27:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-after-50-signals-change-for-women <div style="font-size: 11px">Jane Glenn Haas &bull; McClatchy-Tribune &bull; July 11, 2010</div> <div id="sharelinks" class="article-tools">&nbsp;</div> <div id="article-bodytext" class="article-bodytext"> <div id="artpagination"> <p>I can still hear my mother's voice on the other end of the pho Facebook: Too much info? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/facebook-too-much-info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/facebook-too-much-info/comments 2010-07-07T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/facebook-too-much-info <p itxtvisited="1">NEW YORK -- Facebook has a new friend -- divorce lawyers. <br itxtvisited="1" /> When it comes time to find damaging evidence, the lawyers say <br itxtvisited="1" /> <a style="background-image: none; border-bottom: darkgreen 1px dotted; padding-bottom: 1px; background-color: tra Independence Day for Elin Woods http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/independence-day-for-elin-woods http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/independence-day-for-elin-woods/comments 2010-07-03T11:46:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/independence-day-for-elin-woods <div style="border-bottom: medium none; text-align: left; border-left: medium none; background-color: transparent; color: #000000; overflow: hidden; border-top: medium none; border-right: medium none; text-decoration: none"> <p>Swedish model Elin Nordegren will walk away from her disastrous marriag The History of the No-Fault Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-history-of-the-no-fault-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-history-of-the-no-fault-divorce/comments 2010-07-02T09:27:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-history-of-the-no-fault-divorce <p><b><span style="font-family: Arial"><font size="2">Why No Fault Divorce? </font></span></b></p> <p align="justify"><span style="font-family: Arial"><font size="2">Legislators viewed burden of proof to be too heavy for divorcing people; particularly on women, who simply didn't have the resources Talking to Your Kids About Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/talking-to-your-kids-about-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/talking-to-your-kids-about-divorce/comments 2010-06-30T08:27:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/talking-to-your-kids-about-divorce <p>Although the discussion about divorce should be tailored to a child's age, maturity, and temperament, be sure to convey one basic message: What happened is between mom and dad and does&nbsp;not have anything to do with the kids. Most kids will feel they are to blame even after parents have said t Sandra Bullock's Divorce Finalized http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/sandra-bullock-s-divorce-finalized http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/sandra-bullock-s-divorce-finalized/comments 2010-06-29T07:27:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/sandra-bullock-s-divorce-finalized <p>After months of tabloid fodder and a very public split, the divorce between Sandra Bullock and Jesse James is now final.</p> <p>The couple have been in the headlines since tabloid reports of James' infidelity broke in March. James, 41, admitted to cheating on Bullock, 45, and later said he took Maintenance and the Underemployed Spouse http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/maintenance-and-the-underemployed-spouse http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/maintenance-and-the-underemployed-spouse/comments 2010-06-24T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/maintenance-and-the-underemployed-spouse <p> <p>&nbsp;</p> </p> <p dir="ltr" align="left">In cases where a spouse is not working, or is only working part time, the court may impute a higher income to an underemployed spouse for the purposes of establishing a maintenance award. Imputing income assumes that a party is capable of earning a Colorado's Family Law Team http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-s-family-law-team http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-s-family-law-team/comments 2010-06-10T09:03:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-s-family-law-team <p>The Harris Law Firm,&nbsp;&quot;<em>Colorado's Family Law Team</em>&quot;, &nbsp;now has 16 family law attorneys</p> <p>and two locations to serve our clients, Denver and Fort Collins</p> Reasons for "Late in Life Divorces" http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/reasons-for-late-in-life-divorces http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/reasons-for-late-in-life-divorces/comments 2010-06-07T08:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/reasons-for-late-in-life-divorces <p itxtvisited="1">After 40 years of marriage, those close to Al and Tipper Gore&nbsp;say that the couple simply grew apart. And experts say that late-marriage splits are more common than we think.</p> <p itxtvisited="1">&quot;We tend to mistakenly believe that once people reach a certain point in Congratulations to the Larimer County Sheriff's Office http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/congratulations-to-the-larimer-county-sheriff-s-office http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/congratulations-to-the-larimer-county-sheriff-s-office/comments 2010-06-03T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/congratulations-to-the-larimer-county-sheriff-s-office <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p dir="ltr" align="left">Stephen Vertucci, an associate attorney with The Harris Law Firm, is a member of the vocational services committee of the Fort Collins Breakfast Rotary Club. As the chairperson for the Rotary Emergency Services Award, this commit Facebook as Evidence in a Colorado Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/facebook-as-evidence-in-a-colorado-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/facebook-as-evidence-in-a-colorado-divorce/comments 2010-05-26T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/facebook-as-evidence-in-a-colorado-divorce <p>Colorado attorneys are saying that they are seeing&nbsp;more and more instances of Facebook&nbsp;being a new&nbsp;source of evidence in divorce cases. A recent&nbsp;study by the American Association of Matrimonial Lawyers, found Facebook is the leading source of information on marital infidelity, The Sworn Financial Statement (SFS) made easy (sort of) http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-sworn-financial-statement-sfs-made-easy-sort-of http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-sworn-financial-statement-sfs-made-easy-sort-of/comments 2010-05-18T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-sworn-financial-statement-sfs-made-easy-sort-of <p> <p>&nbsp;</p> </p> <p dir="ltr" align="left">&nbsp;</p> <p dir="ltr" align="left">The Sworn Financial Statement (SFS) is an extremely important document in a dissolution of marriage proceeding. We cannot divide the marital estate until we know what the marital estate is, including your incom The Harris Law Firm Provides Advice on The Tom Martino Show http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-harris-law-firm-provides-advice-on-the-tom-martino-show http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-harris-law-firm-provides-advice-on-the-tom-martino-show/comments 2010-05-17T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-harris-law-firm-provides-advice-on-the-tom-martino-show <p align="left" dir="ltr"> D<i>uring a recent appearance on the Tom Martino Troubleshooter program on 630 KHOW, Harris Law Firm principal, Rich Harris assisted a woman in desperate need of child support. In that case, it appeared that problems with a county social services worker were delaying her New York May Become a "No Fault" State http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/new-york-may-become-a-no-fault-state http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/new-york-may-become-a-no-fault-state/comments 2010-05-13T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/new-york-may-become-a-no-fault-state <p><span lang="EN"> <p dir="ltr" align="left">New York may be a&nbsp;front runner&nbsp;in many things, but family law is not one of them. Such was the general consensus of speakers at a New York State Senate hearing which focused mainly on divorce. The Senate expects to bring the bill out of commit Tiger Would, but Elin Will Not http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/tiger-would-but-elin-will-not http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/tiger-would-but-elin-will-not/comments 2010-05-10T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/tiger-would-but-elin-will-not <p>Tiger Woods' hopes for a reconciliation vanished&nbsp;when his estranged wife, Elin,returned to her home in Sweden. The move is seen as the beginning of the end of the Tiger Woods'&nbsp;divorce saga. Recently, Elin has been engaged in&nbsp;discussions with her lawyers to&nbsp;obtain a $500 to $60 Questions About Divorce? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/questions-about-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/questions-about-divorce/comments 2010-05-01T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/questions-about-divorce <p><img class="left size-full wp-image-1984" title="Peggy Walker" alt="Peggy Walker" width="95" height="132" src="/images/blog/Peggy-Walker9.jpg" />The Harris Law Firm offers a free monthly seminar to answer your questions about the divorce process in the&nbsp;State of Colorado.&nbsp;Our upcoming &q Sports Legends Chris Evert and Greg Norman Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/sports-legends-chris-evert-and-greg-norman-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/sports-legends-chris-evert-and-greg-norman-divorce/comments 2010-01-12T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/sports-legends-chris-evert-and-greg-norman-divorce <p><img class="left size-full wp-image-1976" title="Jenny Wray 0011" alt="Jenny Wray 0011" width="95" height="132" src="/images/blog/Jenny-Wray-00119.jpg" />Chris Evert and Greg Norman divorced in Key West last month just 15 months after they married. It was reported that Evert and Norman were grant School Teacher Vanishes After Request for Settlement http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/school-teacher-vanishes-after-request-for-settlement http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/school-teacher-vanishes-after-request-for-settlement/comments 2010-01-12T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/school-teacher-vanishes-after-request-for-settlement <p><img class="left size-full wp-image-1980" title="Hollie Hinton" alt="Hollie Hinton" width="95" height="132" src="/images/blog/Hollie-Hinton12.jpg" />A retired English school teacher vanished after asking for a divorce and an &pound;800,000 settlement from her husband, a wealthy landowner in Glouc Family Law Judge Publishes "The Good Karma Divorce" http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/family-law-judge-publishes-the-good-karma-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/family-law-judge-publishes-the-good-karma-divorce/comments 2010-01-06T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/family-law-judge-publishes-the-good-karma-divorce <p><img class="left size-full wp-image-1971" title="Peggy Walker" alt="Peggy Walker" width="95" height="132" src="/images/blog/Peggy-Walker8.jpg" />The dissolution of a marriage is one of the most painful&nbsp;changes a family can endure, but domestic relations judge Michele Lowrance&nbsp;says that French Statutes Bans Psychological Violence' in Marriages http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/french-statutes-bans-psychological-violence-in-marriages http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/french-statutes-bans-psychological-violence-in-marriages/comments 2010-01-05T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/french-statutes-bans-psychological-violence-in-marriages <p><img class="left size-full wp-image-1967" title="Kevin Massaro" alt="Kevin Massaro" width="95" height="143" src="/images/blog/Kevin-Massaro13.jpg" />&nbsp;Later this year, France will become the first country in the world to ban 'psychological violence' within marriage.<br /> <br /> Insulting l Should Divorce be Outlawed? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/should-divorce-be-outlawed http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/should-divorce-be-outlawed/comments 2009-12-31T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/should-divorce-be-outlawed <p><img class="left size-full wp-image-1951" title="Heidi #1" alt="Heidi #1" width="95" height="132" src="/images/blog/Heidi-13.JPG" />With an increasing number of unhappy married couples now experiencing financial difficulties due to the ongoing economic recession, many are unable to afford a famil Top 10 Legal Stories of the Decade http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/top-10-legal-stories-of-the-decade http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/top-10-legal-stories-of-the-decade/comments 2009-12-31T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/top-10-legal-stories-of-the-decade <p><img class="left size-full wp-image-1955" title="Richard-Harris" alt="Richard-Harris" width="95" height="143" src="/images/blog/Richard-Harris2.jpg" />The last decade saw a number of landmark events that helped define the American justice system, and will impact us in the decades to come.&nbsp; B Karl Rove, Former Advisor to Bush, Granted a Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/karl-rove-former-advisor-to-bush-granted-a-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/karl-rove-former-advisor-to-bush-granted-a-divorce/comments 2009-12-30T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/karl-rove-former-advisor-to-bush-granted-a-divorce <p><img class="left size-full wp-image-1946" title="Kevin Massaro" alt="Kevin Massaro" width="95" height="143" src="/images/blog/Kevin-Massaro12.jpg" />Republican political operative Karl Rove, a former&nbsp;key adviser in the administration of President George W. Bush, has been granted a divorce in Will Charlie Sheen Divorce Again? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/will-charlie-sheen-divorce-again http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/will-charlie-sheen-divorce-again/comments 2009-12-29T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/will-charlie-sheen-divorce-again <p>After spending most of Christmas day in an Aspen jail, could Charlie Sheen be headed for yet another divorce?&nbsp;Charlie was removed from their holiday rental&nbsp;when his wife, Brooke Sheen, called 911 saying that her husband was threatening her with a weapon. Police removed Mr. Sheen from th Nevada Governor and First Lady Prepare for Trial http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/nevada-governor-and-first-lady-prepare-for-trial http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/nevada-governor-and-first-lady-prepare-for-trial/comments 2009-12-28T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/nevada-governor-and-first-lady-prepare-for-trial <p><img class="left size-full wp-image-1934" title="Ryann 0013" alt="Ryann 0013" width="95" height="132" src="/images/blog/Ryann-00134.jpg" />Nevada Gov. Jim Gibbons would have liked to&nbsp;spend the&nbsp;rest of 2009&nbsp;planning his re-election campaign, and&nbsp;dealing with the state's&nbsp;en Free Family Law Seminars by the Denver Bar Association http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/free-family-law-seminars-by-the-denver-bar-association http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/free-family-law-seminars-by-the-denver-bar-association/comments 2009-12-23T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/free-family-law-seminars-by-the-denver-bar-association <p> <img alt="Jenny Wray" class="left size-full wp-image-1918" src="/uploads/userfiles/image/Jennie-Wray-12-5-13.jpg" style="width: 95px; height: 132px;" title="Jenny Wray 0011" />Every third Tuesday of each month, the Denver Bar Association provides a Free Legal Seminar to address Family Law conc Tiger Needs to Act Now in Order to Save His Marriage http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/tiger-needs-to-act-now-in-order-to-save-his-marriage http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/tiger-needs-to-act-now-in-order-to-save-his-marriage/comments 2009-12-21T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/tiger-needs-to-act-now-in-order-to-save-his-marriage <p><img class="left size-full wp-image-1906" title="Jenny Wray" alt="Jenny Wray" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/Jenny-Wray10.jpg" />Mrs. Tiger&nbsp;Woods, Elin, &nbsp;is preparing for a bitter custody battle with her philandering husband over the couple's two young children, Sam and Charl The Harris Law Firm Also Offers Mediation http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-harris-law-firm-also-offers-mediation http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-harris-law-firm-also-offers-mediation/comments 2009-12-21T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-harris-law-firm-also-offers-mediation <p><img class="left size-full wp-image-1912" title="Peggy Walker" alt="Peggy Walker" width="95" height="132" src="/images/blog/Peggy-Walker7.jpg" />The Harris Law Fim also offers alternative dispute resolution via mediation.<br /> <br /> Our mediators are: Margaret Walker, Kevin Massaro and Carrie Tiger and Elin Headed for Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/tiger-and-elin-headed-for-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/tiger-and-elin-headed-for-divorce/comments 2009-12-18T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/tiger-and-elin-headed-for-divorce <div>Mrs. Tiger Woods, Elin Nordegren is reportedly retaining one of the best divorce attorneys in the country&nbsp;to end her troubled marriage to Tiger Woods.&nbsp;She has consulted with&nbsp;Mr.&nbsp;Sorrell Trope, the dean of Hollywood&rsquo;s most illustrious divorce lawyers. Nobody has more ex Resolving Disputes Via Mediation http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/resolving-disputes-via-mediation http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/resolving-disputes-via-mediation/comments 2009-12-16T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/resolving-disputes-via-mediation <p><img class="left size-full wp-image-1893" title="Chaille Eckstein" alt="Chaille Eckstein" width="95" height="132" src="/images/blog/Chaille-Eckstein6.jpg" />Mediation is a&nbsp;less stressful&nbsp;alternative to resolving your family issues in a Colorado courtroom.&nbsp;Although it is not unusal Is it too late for Tiger? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/is-it-too-late-for-tiger http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/is-it-too-late-for-tiger/comments 2009-12-15T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/is-it-too-late-for-tiger <p><img class="left size-full wp-image-1897" title="Hollie Hinton" alt="Hollie Hinton" width="95" height="132" src="/images/blog/Hollie-Hinton11.jpg" />It has been reported that Tiger Woods' wife Elin Nordegren has moved out of their marital home, and&nbsp;has consulted with several divorce lawyers The Harris Law Firm and the Bob Telmosse' Christmas Giveaway! http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-harris-law-firm-and-the-bob-telmosse-christmas-giveaway http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-harris-law-firm-and-the-bob-telmosse-christmas-giveaway/comments 2009-12-14T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-harris-law-firm-and-the-bob-telmosse-christmas-giveaway <p>Imagine how you might react if a large crowd began to form in front of your house asking for help with food for the holiday!&nbsp; This is exactly how the Bob Telmoss&eacute; Christmas Giveaway began as a hoax.&nbsp;&nbsp; In the spring of 1982, someone placed a holiday&nbsp;ad in the Gazette sta New Years Resolution:Healing the Pain of Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/new-years-resolution-healing-the-pain-of-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/new-years-resolution-healing-the-pain-of-divorce/comments 2009-12-10T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/new-years-resolution-healing-the-pain-of-divorce <p><span style="font-size: x-small"><img class="left size-full wp-image-1877" title="Heidi #1" alt="Heidi #1" width="95" height="132" src="/images/blog/Heidi-12.JPG" />For people facing the pain of divorce or separation, the New Year is a good time to commit to the healing process. A marital breakup Are New York Divorce Laws Bonds of Marriage or Shackles? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/are-new-york-divorce-laws-bonds-of-marriage-or-shackles http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/are-new-york-divorce-laws-bonds-of-marriage-or-shackles/comments 2009-12-09T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/are-new-york-divorce-laws-bonds-of-marriage-or-shackles <p><img class="left size-full wp-image-1868" title="Camille Mulholland" alt="Camille Mulholland" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/Camille-Mulholland9.jpg" />The New York appellate court has&nbsp;recently ruled that &quot;Social Abandonment&quot; is not grounds for divorce, and thus New York Divorce Rate Declines During the "Great Recession" http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-rate-declines-during-the-great-recession http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-rate-declines-during-the-great-recession/comments 2009-12-08T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-rate-declines-during-the-great-recession <p>A&nbsp;positive side effect of the current economic&nbsp;downturn is that the US divorce rate declined during the first full year of what is being called The Great Recession.&nbsp; According to Census Bureau data, the divorce rate fell 4 percent in 2008 to 16.9 divorces per 1,000 married women, . Veteran Singer/Songwriter Paul Anka Files for Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/veteran-singer/songwriter-paul-anka-files-for-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/veteran-singer/songwriter-paul-anka-files-for-divorce/comments 2009-12-06T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/veteran-singer/songwriter-paul-anka-files-for-divorce <p><img class="left size-full wp-image-1842" title="Elissa Bercovitz" alt="Elissa Bercovitz" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/Elissa-Bercovitz6.jpg" />Only&nbsp;hours after Anna Yaeger called&nbsp;the police&nbsp;to report an incident of domestic violence, her singer and songwriter husband, Orders of Protection http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/orders-of-protection http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/orders-of-protection/comments 2009-12-04T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/orders-of-protection <p><img class="left size-full wp-image-1848" title="Jenny Wray" alt="Jenny Wray" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/Jenny-Wray9.jpg" />Orders of protection&nbsp;can be obtained&nbsp;by individuals to prevent stalking, abuse, or the threat of abuse.&nbsp; At the initial court appearance, the p Forensic Accountants May be Required to Uncover Assets http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/forensic-accountants-may-be-required-to-uncover-assets http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/forensic-accountants-may-be-required-to-uncover-assets/comments 2009-12-02T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/forensic-accountants-may-be-required-to-uncover-assets <p>After filing for divorce in the State of Colorado,&nbsp;both spouses are&nbsp;required by law to disclose financial information to other party. The required data includes pay stubs, bank statements, retirement statement accounts, tax returns, credit card statements, etc.&nbsp; The parties are als Research Shows that Monogamy is not for the Birds http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/research-shows-that-monogamy-is-not-for-the-birds http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/research-shows-that-monogamy-is-not-for-the-birds/comments 2009-11-25T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/research-shows-that-monogamy-is-not-for-the-birds <div><br /> <br /> <img class="left size-full wp-image-1820" title="Harris Law" alt="Harris Law" width="95" height="132" src="/images/blog/Harris-Law15.jpg" />AUSTRALASIAN gannets, seabirds that were previously believed to&nbsp;mate for life, apparently have a &quot;divorce rate&quot; that is simi Attorney with The Harris Law Firm Discusses Careers in Law http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/attorney-with-the-harris-law-firm-discusses-careers-in-law http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/attorney-with-the-harris-law-firm-discusses-careers-in-law/comments 2009-11-24T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/attorney-with-the-harris-law-firm-discusses-careers-in-law <p><img class="left size-full wp-image-1817" title="Steve Vertucci" alt="Steve Vertucci" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/Steve-Vertucci11.jpg" />On November 17, 2009, Stephen Vertucci, a family law attorney with The Harris Law Firm, was a moderator for an ethics discussion with Northern Co Denver Therapist Jeannie Lee Discusses Conflict http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/denver-therapist-jeannie-lee-discusses-conflict http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/denver-therapist-jeannie-lee-discusses-conflict/comments 2009-11-23T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/denver-therapist-jeannie-lee-discusses-conflict <h1>Creatively Approaching Conflict - Tip</h1> <p><br /> &nbsp;</p> <h1>Turn Down the Impact</h1> <p><br /> (Notice that this is about the PROBLEM, not the other person.&nbsp; If the two (or more) who are in conflict can do this together it will be all that much more effective.&nbsp; Realizing Couples Take Vacations with the Marriage Counselor in Tow http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/couples-take-vacations-with-the-marriage-counselor-in-tow http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/couples-take-vacations-with-the-marriage-counselor-in-tow/comments 2009-11-20T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/couples-take-vacations-with-the-marriage-counselor-in-tow <p> In this year&#39;s disappointing and far from amusing&nbsp;Hollywood comedy <em>Couples Retreat: <span id="lw_1258730833_0" style="border-bottom: medium none; background: none transparent scroll repeat 0% 0%; cursor: hand">Return to Eden</span>,</em>&nbsp;4 married couples&nbsp;attempt to&nbsp A $Billion Divorce - for the U.S. Government http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/a-billion-divorce-for-the-u-s-government http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/a-billion-divorce-for-the-u-s-government/comments 2009-11-18T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/a-billion-divorce-for-the-u-s-government <img class="left size-full wp-image-1795" title="John Tatlock" src="/images/blog/John-Tatlock6.jpg" alt="John Tatlock" width="95" height="132" />The U.S. government may be the recipient of billions of dollars in court-ordered restitution under a new <span id="lw_1258494588_0">divorce decree</span> b English Divorces Can be Uncivilized, Actually http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/english-divorces-can-be-uncivilized-actually http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/english-divorces-can-be-uncivilized-actually/comments 2009-11-16T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/english-divorces-can-be-uncivilized-actually <p><img class="left size-full wp-image-1789" title="Harris Law" alt="Harris Law" width="95" height="132" src="/images/blog/Harris-Law14.jpg" />A new study&nbsp;out of&nbsp;London has indicated that a bitter divorce in England&nbsp;means that one in three children will permanently lose touch with a p Divorce in the Big Apple: Art Imitates Life http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-in-the-big-apple-art-imitates-life http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-in-the-big-apple-art-imitates-life/comments 2009-11-13T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-in-the-big-apple-art-imitates-life <p> Four New York City actors/playrights have turned their own parents divorces&nbsp;into the subjects of their new&nbsp;theater production. According to press notes, &quot;The&nbsp;play&nbsp;explores each couple&#39;s first meeting, the ups and downs of their marriage, their split, and the surpri The Determination of Paternity - Who's Your Daddy? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-determination-of-paternity-who-s-your-daddy http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-determination-of-paternity-who-s-your-daddy/comments 2009-11-12T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-determination-of-paternity-who-s-your-daddy <p>Michael Cheroutes, Jr., a partner at The Harris Law Firm say, &quot;The father's name that appears on the birth certificate is not the final determination of paternity.&nbsp;&nbsp; Generally, the father who is named on the birth certificate can institute a paternity proceeding and request genetic Divorce: Like a Rolling Stone http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-like-a-rolling-stone http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-like-a-rolling-stone/comments 2009-11-12T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-like-a-rolling-stone <p><strong><img width="95" height="132" src="/images/blog/Heidi-Culbertson11.jpg" alt="Heidi Culbertson" title="Heidi Culbertson" class="left size-full wp-image-1780" /></strong>Rolling Stone guitarist, Ronnie Wood is expected to pay his ex-wife Jo &pound;6.5 million after the two were granted a div All Star's Wife Files for Divorce in L.A. http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/all-star-s-wife-files-for-divorce-in-l-a http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/all-star-s-wife-files-for-divorce-in-l-a/comments 2009-11-11T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/all-star-s-wife-files-for-divorce-in-l-a <p><img class="left size-full wp-image-1771" title="Kevin Massaro" alt="Kevin Massaro" width="95" height="143" src="/images/blog/Kevin-Massaro11.jpg" />Shaquille O'Neal's wife, Va'Shaundya O' Neal has filed for a legal separation from the All Stars center.&nbsp;&nbsp;On November 9th, Mrs. O' Neal fi Attorney Jennie Wray to Ski at the Pink Chase Fundraiser! http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/attorney-jennie-wray-to-ski-at-the-pink-chase-fundraiser http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/attorney-jennie-wray-to-ski-at-the-pink-chase-fundraiser/comments 2009-11-10T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/attorney-jennie-wray-to-ski-at-the-pink-chase-fundraiser <p><img class="left size-full wp-image-1768" title="Jenny Wray 0011" alt="Jenny Wray 0011" width="95" height="132" src="/images/blog/Jenny-Wray-00117.jpg" />&quot;Pink Chase&quot; is an upcoming&nbsp;fundraiser that&nbsp;will allow women of all ages and disciplines to&nbsp;get involved in an all wom Married in America http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/married-in-america http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/married-in-america/comments 2009-11-09T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/married-in-america <p style="text-align: left"><img class="left size-full wp-image-1757" title="John Tatlock" alt="John Tatlock" width="95" height="132" src="/images/blog/John-Tatlock5.jpg" />On the national level, the recent U.S.Census Bureau survey showed that a shrinking share of Americans are married: 52% of males Paralegal with The Harris Law Firm Receives Award! http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/paralegal-with-the-harris-law-firm-receives-award http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/paralegal-with-the-harris-law-firm-receives-award/comments 2009-11-09T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/paralegal-with-the-harris-law-firm-receives-award <p><img class="left size-full wp-image-1764" title="100_0249" alt="100_0249" width="105" height="110" src="/images/blog/100_02492.JPG" />The Harris Law firm is proud to announce that Beth Wilkins, a Certified Paralegal with the firm, has been awarded the Pro Bono Paralegal of the Year award from the Claiming Your Child as a Tax Deduction http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/claiming-your-child-as-a-tax-deduction http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/claiming-your-child-as-a-tax-deduction/comments 2009-11-06T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/claiming-your-child-as-a-tax-deduction <p><img class="left size-full wp-image-1753" title="Ryann 0013" alt="Ryann 0013" width="95" height="132" src="/images/blog/Ryann-00133.jpg" />Unless otherwise agreed upon by the parties, the Colorado court shall allocate the right to claim dependent children for income tax purposes between the parti The State of Marriage http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-state-of-marriage http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-state-of-marriage/comments 2009-11-05T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-state-of-marriage <p style="text-align: left"> Findings from the recently released 2008 American Community Survey have offered a detailed portrait from the U.S. Census Bureau&nbsp;regarding marriage and divorce statistics at the state level.&nbsp;&nbsp;In Arkansas and Oklahoma, men and women marry early, and 50% of Join Us for the Home for the Holidays Run on Nov. 14th! http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/join-us-for-the-home-for-the-holidays-run-on-nov-14th http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/join-us-for-the-home-for-the-holidays-run-on-nov-14th/comments 2009-11-04T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/join-us-for-the-home-for-the-holidays-run-on-nov-14th <p style="text-align: left;"><img class="left size-full wp-image-1732" title="Chaille Eckstein" src="/images/blog/Chaille-Eckstein2.jpg" alt="Chaille Eckstein" width="95" height="132" />Join us for the Home for the Holidays 5k walk/run on Saturday, November 14th at 9 am! Carrie Chaille Eckstein, Esq Jim Nantz's Wife to Receive Substantial Divorce Settlement http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/jim-nantz-s-wife-to-receive-substantial-divorce-settlement http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/jim-nantz-s-wife-to-receive-substantial-divorce-settlement/comments 2009-11-04T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/jim-nantz-s-wife-to-receive-substantial-divorce-settlement <p><img class="left size-full wp-image-1737" title="Steve Vertucci" alt="Steve Vertucci" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/Steve-Vertucci9.jpg" />According to court records, CBS Sportscaster Jim Nantz, whose annual income is $7 million, will have to pay his ex-wife, Lorrie, $72,000 a month i Fewer Divorces in 2009 Due to Difficult Economic Climate http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/fewer-divorces-in-2009-due-to-difficult-economic-climate http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/fewer-divorces-in-2009-due-to-difficult-economic-climate/comments 2009-10-30T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/fewer-divorces-in-2009-due-to-difficult-economic-climate <p><img class="left size-full wp-image-1726" title="Jenny Wray" alt="Jenny Wray" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/Jenny-Wray8.jpg" />Financial&nbsp;difficulties often drive couples apart, but the current recession seems to be having the opposite effect, with&nbsp;fewer couples being able to Corey Feldman's Wife Files for Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/corey-feldman-s-wife-files-for-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/corey-feldman-s-wife-files-for-divorce/comments 2009-10-28T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/corey-feldman-s-wife-files-for-divorce <p><img class="left size-full wp-image-1723" title="Hollie Hinton" alt="Hollie Hinton" width="95" height="132" src="/images/blog/Hollie-Hinton9.jpg" />Corey Feldman's wife has filed for divorce after seven years of marriage. Court records show Susannah Feldman - who&nbsp;married the Goonies star in Will California Ban Divorce? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/will-california-ban-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/will-california-ban-divorce/comments 2009-10-27T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/will-california-ban-divorce <p>Last November, California voters approved an initiative that halted same-sex marriage within the state, but a new initiative, filed by John Marcotte, a married father of 2, would ban divorce as well.&nbsp; The &quot;2010 California Marriage Protection Act&quot; would halt married couples from bre Jamie McCourt, CEO of the LA Dodgers, Separated and Out of a Job http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/jamie-mccourt-ceo-of-the-la-dodgers-separated-and-out-of-a-job http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/jamie-mccourt-ceo-of-the-la-dodgers-separated-and-out-of-a-job/comments 2009-10-23T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/jamie-mccourt-ceo-of-the-la-dodgers-separated-and-out-of-a-job <p><img class="left size-full wp-image-1710" title="Steve Vertucci" alt="Steve Vertucci" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/Steve-Vertucci8.jpg" />Jamie McCourt, CEO of the LA Dodgers and wife of the team's owner, Frank McCourt, was fired from her position yesterday when the team was eliminat Wife of ESPN Sportscaster Files for Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/wife-of-espn-sportscaster-files-for-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/wife-of-espn-sportscaster-files-for-divorce/comments 2009-10-22T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/wife-of-espn-sportscaster-files-for-divorce <div id="articleBody"><br /> <div style="border-bottom: 0px; border-left: 0px; border-top: 0px; border-right: 0px" id="articleViewerGroup"><script></script></div> <br /> <script></script><img class="left size-full wp-image-1706" title="Camille Mulholland" alt="Camille Mulholland" width="95" heigh Man Receives a Goat in Divorce Settlement http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/man-receives-a-goat-in-divorce-settlement http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/man-receives-a-goat-in-divorce-settlement/comments 2009-10-21T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/man-receives-a-goat-in-divorce-settlement <p style="text-align: left"><img class="left size-full wp-image-1701" title="Harris Law" alt="Harris Law" width="95" height="132" src="/images/blog/Harris-Law13.jpg" />An Australian man was awarded his ex-wife's pet goat as part of a divorce settlement. Steve Killeen said the couple purchased the go The Harris Law Firm Welcomes Yet ANOTHER New Associate! http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-harris-law-firm-welcomes-yet-another-new-associate http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-harris-law-firm-welcomes-yet-another-new-associate/comments 2009-10-16T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-harris-law-firm-welcomes-yet-another-new-associate <p>The Harris Law Firm is pleased to announce that Christina Apostoli has joined the firm as a new Associate Attorney. Ms. Apostoli spent 6 years as a Deputy District Attorney in the 18<sup>th</sup> Judicial District assigned to the Special Victims Unit (SVU) and brings to the firm her experience as Pop Punk Singer Files for Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/pop-punk-singer-files-for-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/pop-punk-singer-files-for-divorce/comments 2009-10-16T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/pop-punk-singer-files-for-divorce <div id="bd"><br /> <div><br /> <div><img class="left size-full wp-image-1668" title="Harris Law" alt="Harris Law" width="95" height="132" src="/images/blog/Harris-Law9.jpg" />After&nbsp;only three years of marriage, 25 year old pop punk singer, Avril Lavigne has filed for divorce in Los Angeles&n International Child Abduction in Japan http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/international-child-abduction-in-japan http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/international-child-abduction-in-japan/comments 2009-10-16T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/international-child-abduction-in-japan <p>On Friday, October 16th, U.S. Ambassador John Roos and ambassadors from Australia, Britain, Canada, France, Italy, New Zealand and Spain urged Japan to resolve a growing number of international child custody disputes.&nbsp;&nbsp;On October 15th, Japanese police freed an American man accused of&nb The Harris Law Firm Welcomes Another New Associate! http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-harris-law-firm-welcomes-another-new-associate http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-harris-law-firm-welcomes-another-new-associate/comments 2009-10-15T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-harris-law-firm-welcomes-another-new-associate <img class="left size-full wp-image-1657" title="Ryann 0013" src="/images/blog/Ryann-00131.jpg" alt="Ryann 0013" width="95" height="132" />The Harris Law Firm is pleased to announce that J. Ryann Peyton has joined the firm as an Associate Attorney. In addition to her family law practice, Ms. Peyton Spain and Brazil Agree that Divorce is Socially Acceptable http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/spain-and-brazil-agree-that-divorce-is-socially-acceptable http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/spain-and-brazil-agree-that-divorce-is-socially-acceptable/comments 2009-10-13T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/spain-and-brazil-agree-that-divorce-is-socially-acceptable <p><img class="left size-full wp-image-1651" title="Camille Mulholland" alt="Camille Mulholland" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/Camille-Mulholland7.jpg" />Spain is the second only to Brazil in their social perception that obtaining a divorce is better than living in a loveless marriage. S Malaysia Offers Free Honeymoons to Rekindle Marriages! http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/malaysia-offers-free-honeymoons-to-rekindle-marriages http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/malaysia-offers-free-honeymoons-to-rekindle-marriages/comments 2009-10-12T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/malaysia-offers-free-honeymoons-to-rekindle-marriages <div>Malaysia, a predominently Muslim state, is offering free honeymoon packages worth up to $440 each to rekindle the romance between married couples on the brink of divorce. The <span id="lw_1255328878_1" style="border-bottom: #0066cc 1px dashed; background: none transparent scroll repeat 0% 0%; c Christy Brinkley's Ex-Husband Wants Her in Jail http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/christy-brinkley-s-ex-husband-wants-her-in-jail http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/christy-brinkley-s-ex-husband-wants-her-in-jail/comments 2009-10-09T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/christy-brinkley-s-ex-husband-wants-her-in-jail <p> A year after their divorce, supermodel Christy Brinkley and her philandering ex husband Peter Cook fought a new battle in a New York courtroom yesterday. Both parties charged the other with violating terms of their settlement. Unable to come to an agreement, a subsequent hearing will be held o Can I Be Denied a Passport if I Owe Back Child Support? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/can-i-be-denied-a-passport-if-i-owe-back-child-support http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/can-i-be-denied-a-passport-if-i-owe-back-child-support/comments 2009-10-08T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/can-i-be-denied-a-passport-if-i-owe-back-child-support <p>You may be denied a passport by the Department of State if you owes more than $5,000 in child support arrearages pursuant to federal law.&nbsp; It depends, in part, on whether a human services agency has contacted the Department of State and placed a hold for non-payment.</p> Usher Not Ready to Sign the Papers http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/usher-not-ready-to-sign-the-papers http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/usher-not-ready-to-sign-the-papers/comments 2009-10-07T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/usher-not-ready-to-sign-the-papers <p>Although Usher's latest track, &quot;Papers&quot;, feature lyrics about how he is ready to &quot;sign the papers&quot;, apparently the singer's life is not referencing his art. His soon to be former wife Tameka says that she is ready to move on with her life and finds his hesitation to sign their Super Model Jordan Plans to Celebrate Her Freedom http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/super-model-jordan-plans-to-celebrate-her-freedom http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/super-model-jordan-plans-to-celebrate-her-freedom/comments 2009-10-06T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/super-model-jordan-plans-to-celebrate-her-freedom <p><img class="left size-full wp-image-1618" title="Harris Law" alt="Harris Law" width="95" height="132" src="/images/blog/Harris-Law8.jpg" />With just weeks to go until her marriage to Peter Andre has officially ended, 31 year old Supermodel Jordan is preparing for a gala to celebrate her new found Texas Judge Will Hear Gay Divorce Case http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/texas-judge-will-hear-gay-divorce-case http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/texas-judge-will-hear-gay-divorce-case/comments 2009-10-05T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/texas-judge-will-hear-gay-divorce-case <p>Texas is getting national attention after a judge cleared the way for two Dallas men to obtain a divorce.<br /> <br /> &nbsp;</p> <p>The judge said the court has the right to hear the divorce suit because the couple was legally married in another state. The judge further stated the state's b The Harris Law Firm Welcomes a New Associate http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-harris-law-firm-welcomes-a-new-associate http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-harris-law-firm-welcomes-a-new-associate/comments 2009-10-05T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-harris-law-firm-welcomes-a-new-associate <p><img width="95" height="132" alt="Chaille Eckstein" src="/images/blog/Chaille-Eckstein1.jpg" title="Chaille Eckstein" class="left size-full wp-image-1611" />The Harris Law Firm is pleased to announce that Carrie Chaille Eckstein, our newest Associate Attorney, has joined the firm. 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border-bottom: darkgreen 1px d Divorcing when one party is living out of state http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorcing-when-one-party-is-living-out-of-state http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorcing-when-one-party-is-living-out-of-state/comments 2009-09-29T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorcing-when-one-party-is-living-out-of-state <p><img class="left size-full wp-image-1595" title="Steve Vertucci" alt="Steve Vertucci" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/Steve-Vertucci7.jpg" />If you can work out an agreement with your soon to be former spouse, you do not necessarily have to be present for any part of the proceeds. &nbsp No Divorces Allowed During Chinese Holiday http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/no-divorces-allowed-during-chinese-holiday http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/no-divorces-allowed-during-chinese-holiday/comments 2009-09-28T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/no-divorces-allowed-during-chinese-holiday <p>&quot;We will be working voluntarily during the holiday to issue marriage certificates but we will not be making any divorce appointments,&quot; said officer Wang, who is in charge of the Marriage and Adoption Registration Centre in Yuzhong district in central Chongqing city.</p> Nevada Has Highest Divorce Rate in Country http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/nevada-has-highest-divorce-rate-in-country http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/nevada-has-highest-divorce-rate-in-country/comments 2009-09-25T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/nevada-has-highest-divorce-rate-in-country <h1><img class="left size-full wp-image-1576" title="Chaille Eckstein" alt="Chaille Eckstein" width="92" height="132" src="/images/blog/Chaille-Eckstein.jpg" />Experts weigh in on state's No. 1 divorce rate</h1> <p><br /> Nevada had the highest divorce rate of any state in the nation last year wit Falling Assets May Push Wealthy Clients Toward Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/falling-assets-may-push-wealthy-clients-toward-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/falling-assets-may-push-wealthy-clients-toward-divorce/comments 2009-09-23T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/falling-assets-may-push-wealthy-clients-toward-divorce <p><img class="left size-full wp-image-1566" title="Elissa Bercovitz" alt="Elissa Bercovitz" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/Elissa-Bercovitz4.jpg" /><br /> <br /> Private Wealth, September/October 2009<br /> <br /> It's a familiar story: A husband and wife in their 50s have been marri Judge Rules in the Best Interest of the Dog http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/judge-rules-in-the-best-interest-of-the-dog http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/judge-rules-in-the-best-interest-of-the-dog/comments 2009-09-22T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/judge-rules-in-the-best-interest-of-the-dog <span><img class="left size-full wp-image-1562" title="Rich Harris" src="/images/blog/Rich-Harris2.jpg" alt="Rich Harris" width="95" height="132" /></span><br><br><span>How Much is that Doggie in the Courtroom?</span><br><br><span>For now, the legal fight about Dexter the dog is over, but at least Jon and Kate Plus 8 Divorce to be Delayed http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/jon-and-kate-plus-8-divorce-to-be-delayed http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/jon-and-kate-plus-8-divorce-to-be-delayed/comments 2009-09-16T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/jon-and-kate-plus-8-divorce-to-be-delayed <p><span style="font-weight: bold"><img class="left size-full wp-image-1555" title="Heidi Culbertson" alt="Heidi Culbertson" width="95" height="132" src="/images/blog/Heidi-Culbertson9.jpg" />Jo</span><span style="font-weight: bold">n Gosselin</span>&rsquo;s divorce lawyer has dropped him as a clien London Divorce Capital of Europe http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/london-divorce-capital-of-europe http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/london-divorce-capital-of-europe/comments 2009-09-15T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/london-divorce-capital-of-europe <img class="left size-full wp-image-1545" title="Rich Harris" src="/images/blog/Rich-Harris1.jpg" alt="Rich Harris" width="95" height="132" />LONDON (AFP) – London has become the "divorce capital of Europe," where the <span id="lw_1253023078_0">wives</span> of wealthy men feel they can walk away wi London is the Divorce Capital of Europe http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/london-is-the-divorce-capital-of-europe http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/london-is-the-divorce-capital-of-europe/comments 2009-09-15T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/london-is-the-divorce-capital-of-europe <p>London has become the &quot;divorce capital of Europe,&quot; where celebrities' and <span id="lw_1253023078_0">footballers' wives</span> feel they can make a mint after only a few years of marriage, a top lawyer said on Tuesday.<br /> <br /> But the trend is paternalistic and sends the wrong me Can I Take $ From My 401K After I File for Divorce? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/can-i-take-from-my-401k-after-i-file-for-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/can-i-take-from-my-401k-after-i-file-for-divorce/comments 2009-09-14T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/can-i-take-from-my-401k-after-i-file-for-divorce <p> The automatic injunction does not allow this.&nbsp; Either party is free to use marital property to satisfy expenses in usual course of business or for necessities of life, but major expenditures must be agreed to by your spouse, or you&rsquo;ll have to request a Court order to take a distribu Hugh Hefner to Divorce Wife of 20 Years http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/hugh-hefner-to-divorce-wife-of-20-years http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/hugh-hefner-to-divorce-wife-of-20-years/comments 2009-09-11T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/hugh-hefner-to-divorce-wife-of-20-years <p><img class="left size-full wp-image-1529" title="Jenny Wray" alt="Jenny Wray" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/Jenny-Wray5.jpg" />After an 11-year separation, Playboy magnet, Hugh Hefner filed for divorce from Kimberly Conrad in Los Angeles County, citing irreconcilable differences.&nbsp Princess Caroline of Monaco to Divorce Husband #3 http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/princess-caroline-of-monaco-to-divorce-husband-3 http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/princess-caroline-of-monaco-to-divorce-husband-3/comments 2009-09-11T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/princess-caroline-of-monaco-to-divorce-husband-3 <p><img width="95" height="133" alt="Camille Mulholland" src="/images/blog/Camille-Mulholland4.jpg" title="Camille Mulholland" class="left size-full wp-image-1523" />Princess Caroline of Monaco appears to be heading for divorce. The 52-year-old princess has been living a separate life from Prince Er Free Seminar at The Harris Law Firm http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/free-seminar-at-the-harris-law-firm http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/free-seminar-at-the-harris-law-firm/comments 2009-09-10T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/free-seminar-at-the-harris-law-firm <p><img class="left size-full wp-image-1518" title="Elissa Bercovitz" alt="Elissa Bercovitz" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/Elissa-Bercovitz3.jpg" />The Harris Law Firm's free &quot;Questions About Divorce Seminar&quot; will be held on Tuesday, September 15th from 12 pm to 1pm at the firm Are Social Security Benefits Considered Gross Income? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/are-social-security-benefits-considered-gross-income http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/are-social-security-benefits-considered-gross-income/comments 2009-09-09T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/are-social-security-benefits-considered-gross-income <p><img class="left size-full wp-image-1511" title="Kevin Massaro" alt="Kevin Massaro" width="95" height="143" src="/images/blog/Kevin-Massaro7.jpg" /><br /> <br /> If your ex is receiving social security disability benefits, a portion of what he is receiving might be for the benefit of the childr Cook's Business Thrived During Divorce from Christie Brinkley http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/cook-s-business-thrived-during-divorce-from-christie-brinkley http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/cook-s-business-thrived-during-divorce-from-christie-brinkley/comments 2009-09-03T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/cook-s-business-thrived-during-divorce-from-christie-brinkley <p><img width="95" height="132" alt="Harris Law" src="/images/blog/Harris-Law6.jpg" title="Harris Law" class="left size-full wp-image-1491" />Christie Brinkley's cheating ex-husband Peter Cook is benefiting from the publicity surrounding the pair's messy divorce last year - the bitter court battle h Internet Divorces? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/internet-divorces http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/internet-divorces/comments 2009-09-03T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/internet-divorces <p><img class="left size-full wp-image-1504" title="Hollie Hinton" alt="Hollie Hinton" width="95" height="132" src="/images/blog/Hollie-Hinton6.jpg" />The Brazilian Senate has approved a bill that would allow consensual divorces to be filed and resolved on the Internet.<br /> <br /> The Senate's o A Brief History of Legal Time http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/a-brief-history-of-legal-time http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/a-brief-history-of-legal-time/comments 2009-08-31T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/a-brief-history-of-legal-time <p><img class="left size-full wp-image-1480" title="John Tatlock" alt="John Tatlock" width="95" height="132" src="/images/blog/John-Tatlock2.jpg" />John H. Tatlock, an attorney for The Harris Law Firm, has written an article for the September issue of The Colorado Lawyer summarizing the sweeping pro Annulment: Declaration of Invalidity http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/annulment-declaration-of-invalidity http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/annulment-declaration-of-invalidity/comments 2009-08-31T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/annulment-declaration-of-invalidity <p> In 1971 Colorado revised its approach to family law by adopting the Uniform Dissolution of Marriage Act.&nbsp; Not only did this law change divorces to dissolutions and gave us the concept of &ldquo;No-Fault&rdquo;, it also replaced the term annulment with &ldquo;Declaration of Invalidity&rdqu Will Colorado Follow New Missouri State Law? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/will-colorado-follow-new-missouri-state-law http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/will-colorado-follow-new-missouri-state-law/comments 2009-08-28T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/will-colorado-follow-new-missouri-state-law <img class="left size-full wp-image-1471" title="John Tatlock" src="/images/blog/John-Tatlock1.jpg" alt="John Tatlock" width="95" height="132" />In a move that took public records advocates by surprise, a Missouri state law that goes into effect today closes most documents in divorces currently on f Attorney Jennie Wray Climbs Mount Blanc! http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/attorney-jennie-wray-climbs-mount-blanc http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/attorney-jennie-wray-climbs-mount-blanc/comments 2009-08-27T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/attorney-jennie-wray-climbs-mount-blanc <img class="left size-full wp-image-1467" title="Jenny Wray 0011" src="/images/blog/Jenny-Wray-00112.jpg" alt="Jenny Wray 0011" width="95" height="132" /><br><p style="text-align: left;">On August 17<sup>th</sup>, 2009, attorney Jennie Wray climbed Mont Blanc, the highest mountain in Western Europe. Attorney Encourages Judges to Take a Stand http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/attorney-encourages-judges-to-take-a-stand http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/attorney-encourages-judges-to-take-a-stand/comments 2009-08-26T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/attorney-encourages-judges-to-take-a-stand <p><img class="left size-full wp-image-1463" title="Steve Vertucci" alt="Steve Vertucci" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/Steve-Vertucci5.jpg" />Stephen Vertucci, a family law attorney at The Harris Law Firm, is noticing a disturbing trend in cases involving relatively few assets and a mari Sean Penn and Robin Wright Moving Forward with Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/sean-penn-and-robin-wright-moving-forward-with-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/sean-penn-and-robin-wright-moving-forward-with-divorce/comments 2009-08-25T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/sean-penn-and-robin-wright-moving-forward-with-divorce <img class="left size-full wp-image-1452" title="Harris Law" src="/images/blog/Harris-Law5.jpg" alt="Harris Law" width="95" height="132" />When Sean Penn and Robin Wright Penn attended the 2009 Academy Awards together in February, the couple – whose 13-year marriage had its share of ups and downs ov Colorado Spousal Maintenance http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-spousal-maintenance http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-spousal-maintenance/comments 2009-08-25T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-spousal-maintenance <hr size="3" /> <p><img class="left size-full wp-image-1457" title="Kevin Massaro" alt="Kevin Massaro" width="95" height="143" src="/images/blog/Kevin-Massaro6.jpg" />Prior to negotiating for &ldquo;Maintenance&rdquo; in the State of Colorado, a term also referred to as &ldquo;Alimony&rdquo; or &ld Text Messages as Evidence in French Divorce Cases http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/text-messages-as-evidence-in-french-divorce-cases http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/text-messages-as-evidence-in-french-divorce-cases/comments 2009-08-24T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/text-messages-as-evidence-in-french-divorce-cases <p><img class="left size-full wp-image-1448" title="Elissa Bercovitz" alt="Elissa Bercovitz" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/Elissa-Bercovitz2.jpg" />PARIS &ndash; Unfaithful spouses in <span id="lw_1251115676_0">France</span> beware: Passionate <span style="border-bottom: #0066cc 1px dash Sean Penn and Robin Wright Penn File for Divorce...AGAIN http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/sean-penn-and-robin-wright-penn-file-for-divorce-again http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/sean-penn-and-robin-wright-penn-file-for-divorce-again/comments 2009-08-19T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/sean-penn-and-robin-wright-penn-file-for-divorce-again <p><img class="left size-full wp-image-1444" title="Jenny Wray 0011" alt="Jenny Wray 0011" width="95" height="132" src="/images/blog/Jenny-Wray-00111.jpg" />Actress Robin Wright Penn has filed for divorce from her husband of 13 years. Mrs. Penn filed for divorce from actor Sean Penn in Marin County John Cleese Divorce Settlement No Laughing Matter http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/john-cleese-divorce-settlement-no-laughing-matter http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/john-cleese-divorce-settlement-no-laughing-matter/comments 2009-08-18T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/john-cleese-divorce-settlement-no-laughing-matter <p><img class="left size-full wp-image-1441" title="Heidi Culbertson" alt="Heidi Culbertson" width="95" height="132" src="/images/blog/Heidi-Culbertson7.jpg" />Funny man John Cleese of Monty Python fame has settled his divorce from his third wife for $19.7 million, a sum that is worth more than he i "The Marriage-Go-Round" http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/-the-marriage-go-round http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/-the-marriage-go-round/comments 2009-08-17T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/-the-marriage-go-round <p><img class="left size-full wp-image-1434" title="Hollie Hinton" alt="Hollie Hinton" width="95" height="132" src="/images/blog/Hollie-Hinton5.jpg" />The U.S. has the highest divorce rate in the world, but what is even more interesting is that &quot;We divorce, repartner, and remarry faster than pe Modifying Maintenance http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/modifying-maintenance http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/modifying-maintenance/comments 2009-08-14T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/modifying-maintenance <p style="text-align: left; margin-bottom: 0px"><span><img class="left size-full wp-image-1429" title="Jenny Wray 0011" alt="Jenny Wray 0011" width="93" height="132" src="/images/blog/Jenny-Wray-0011.jpg" />You can request that the Court modify the maintenance provision based on a significant change Out of State Parenting Time http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/out-of-state-parenting-time http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/out-of-state-parenting-time/comments 2009-08-13T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/out-of-state-parenting-time <p><img width="95" height="132" src="/images/blog/Peggy-Walker2.jpg" alt="Peggy Walker" title="Peggy Walker" class="left size-full wp-image-1420" /><span style="font-family: Calibri,Verdana,Helvetica,Arial;"><span style="font-size: 11pt;">If your child is spending time with their other parent in a s New Guidebook for Those Considering Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/new-guidebook-for-those-considering-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/new-guidebook-for-those-considering-divorce/comments 2009-08-13T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/new-guidebook-for-those-considering-divorce <p><img class="left size-full wp-image-1425" title="Kevin Massaro" alt="Kevin Massaro" width="95" height="143" src="/images/blog/Kevin-Massaro4.jpg" /><br /> <br /> For individuals contemplating divorce, a free guidebook offers answers to many questions they may be asking themselves, and some they No Regrets for Jon and Kate Plus 8 http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/no-regrets-for-jon-and-kate-plus-8 http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/no-regrets-for-jon-and-kate-plus-8/comments 2009-08-11T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/no-regrets-for-jon-and-kate-plus-8 <p><img class="left size-full wp-image-1411" title="Heidi Culbertson" alt="Heidi Culbertson" width="92" height="135" src="/images/blog/Heidi-Culbertson4.jpg" />According to Jon and Kate Gosselin, the reality TV stars who recently filed for divorce, their decision to separate is not the result of a T Actor Tracy Morgan of "30 Rock" to Divorce Wife of 23 Years http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/actor-tracy-morgan-of-30-rock-to-divorce-wife-of-23-years http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/actor-tracy-morgan-of-30-rock-to-divorce-wife-of-23-years/comments 2009-08-11T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/actor-tracy-morgan-of-30-rock-to-divorce-wife-of-23-years <img class="left size-full wp-image-1407" title="Harris Law" src="/images/blog/Harris-Law4.jpg" alt="Harris Law" width="93" height="132" />Comedian Tracy Morgan has filed to divorce his wife of 23 years. The "30 Rock" star has reportedly been separated from his wife Sabrina for 8 years and has recen How is Overtime Factored into Child Support? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/how-is-overtime-factored-into-child-support http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/how-is-overtime-factored-into-child-support/comments 2009-08-10T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/how-is-overtime-factored-into-child-support <p><img class="left size-full wp-image-1404" title="Camille Mulholland" alt="Camille Mulholland" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/Camille-Mulholland3.jpg" />Overtime (OT) is only included in a party's gross income for child support if the OT is mandatory and required by the employer. If it Divorce and the Division of Marital Property http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-and-the-division-of-marital-property http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-and-the-division-of-marital-property/comments 2009-08-06T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-and-the-division-of-marital-property <p><img width="95" height="132" alt="Vertucci" src="/images/blog/Vertucci3.jpg" title="Vertucci" class="left size-full wp-image-1388" />Pursuant to C.R.S. Sec.14-10-107(4)(b)(I)(A)&amp;(D), a party is restrained from transferring, encumbering, concealing, or in any way disposing of, without the conc Agreeing to Disagree Can Save You Thousands http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/agreeing-to-disagree-can-save-you-thousands http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/agreeing-to-disagree-can-save-you-thousands/comments 2009-08-06T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/agreeing-to-disagree-can-save-you-thousands <p><img class="left size-full wp-image-1391" title="Kevin Massaro" alt="Kevin Massaro" width="95" height="143" src="/images/blog/Kevin-Massaro1.jpg" />Because parenting is not an exact science, Colorado family law attorneys often rely on the expertise of Child and Family Investigators (CFI&rsquo;s) Divorce and Insurance http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-and-insurance http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-and-insurance/comments 2009-08-05T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-and-insurance <p><img class="left size-full wp-image-1382" title="Elissa Bercovitz" alt="Elissa Bercovitz" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/Elissa-Bercovitz1.jpg" />After a divorce action is filed, both parties are restrained,&nbsp; without at least 14 days advance notification and the written consent of Summer Vacations with Your Children http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/summer-vacations-with-your-children http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/summer-vacations-with-your-children/comments 2009-08-04T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/summer-vacations-with-your-children <p style="text-align: left; margin-bottom: 0pt"> <span style="font-size: x-small">Some parenting plans require that a parent get approval from the other parent prior to travel, so it is important review the provisions prior to making your summer travel plans for your children. It the agreement is The Validity of Foreign Divorces http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-validity-of-foreign-divorces http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-validity-of-foreign-divorces/comments 2009-07-31T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-validity-of-foreign-divorces <p>Generally, you can obtain a dissolution of marriage in a foreign country and the decree will be valid in the U.S. There are exceptions however. To obtain more information on this subject, please access the following article:<br /> <br /> http://www.divorcesource.com/research/dl/foreign/96apr61. Attorney Steve Vertucci Joined the Fort Collins Rotary http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/attorney-steve-vertucci-joined-the-fort-collins-rotary http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/attorney-steve-vertucci-joined-the-fort-collins-rotary/comments 2009-07-30T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/attorney-steve-vertucci-joined-the-fort-collins-rotary <p><img class="left size-full wp-image-1359" title="Steve Vertucci" alt="Steve Vertucci" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/Steve-Vertucci4.jpg" />Stephen Vertucci,&nbsp; family law attorney with The Harris Law Firm, has joined the vocational services committee of the Fort Collins Breakfast R Congratulations to Attorney Margaret Walker! http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/congratulations-to-attorney-margaret-walker http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/congratulations-to-attorney-margaret-walker/comments 2009-07-29T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/congratulations-to-attorney-margaret-walker <p><img class="left size-full wp-image-1349" title="Peggy Walker" alt="Peggy Walker" width="95" height="132" src="/images/blog/Peggy-Walker1.jpg" />Margaret Walker, Esq. has recently been elected to serve on the Family Law Section of the Colorado Bar Association. The attorneys and staff of The Harri "Nosh and Network" at The Harris Law Firm http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/-nosh-and-network-at-the-harris-law-firm http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/-nosh-and-network-at-the-harris-law-firm/comments 2009-07-29T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/-nosh-and-network-at-the-harris-law-firm <p><img class="left size-full wp-image-1346" title="Jenny Wray" alt="Jenny Wray" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/Jenny-Wray3.jpg" />Attorneys Peggy Walker, Elissa Bercovitz, Camille Mulholland and Jennie Wray (in the photo) invite you come to the monthly Nosh and Network breakfast event on Hulk Hogan a "Free Man" http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/hulk-hogan-a-free-man http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/hulk-hogan-a-free-man/comments 2009-07-29T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/hulk-hogan-a-free-man <p><img class="left size-full wp-image-1338" title="Vertucci" alt="Vertucci" width="95" height="132" src="/images/blog/Vertucci1.jpg" />Former wrestler Hulk Hogan is celebrating the end of his troubled marriage after finally reaching a divorce settlement with his estranged wife,&nbsp; Linda Bollea,& Your Marital Status and Your Health http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/your-marital-status-and-your-health http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/your-marital-status-and-your-health/comments 2009-07-28T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/your-marital-status-and-your-health <img class="left size-full wp-image-1335" title="John Tatlock" src="/images/blog/John-Tatlock.jpg" alt="John Tatlock" width="95" height="132" />Historically, studies have indicated that married people tend to be in better health than singles, but recent studies have found that divorced or widowed ad Kids Better Off With Both Biological Parents http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/kids-better-off-with-both-biological-parents http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/kids-better-off-with-both-biological-parents/comments 2009-07-27T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/kids-better-off-with-both-biological-parents <p><img class="left size-full wp-image-1330" title="Hollie Hinton" alt="Hollie Hinton" width="95" height="132" src="/images/blog/Hollie-Hinton1.jpg" />Sara McLanahan, single mom, Princeton Sociologist and author of&nbsp; &quot;Growing Up with a Single Parent: What Hurts, What Helps&quot; has studied The Harris Law Firm to Volunteer for Colorado Cares Day! http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-harris-law-firm-to-volunteer-for-colorado-cares-day http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-harris-law-firm-to-volunteer-for-colorado-cares-day/comments 2009-07-24T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-harris-law-firm-to-volunteer-for-colorado-cares-day <p><img class="left size-full wp-image-1321" title="Rich Harris" alt="Rich Harris" width="95" height="132" src="/images/blog/Rich-Harris.jpg" />To help celebrate the 11th annual Colorado Cares Day on Saturday, July 25, 2009, the lawyers and staff of The Harris Law Firm will be volunteering at The Ho Runaway Mom's Husband Files for Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/runaway-mom-s-husband-files-for-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/runaway-mom-s-husband-files-for-divorce/comments 2009-07-24T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/runaway-mom-s-husband-files-for-divorce <p><img class="left size-full wp-image-1326" title="Heidi Culbertson" alt="Heidi Culbertson" width="95" height="132" src="/images/blog/Heidi-Culbertson3.jpg" />The husband of Runaway Mom, Bonnie Sweeten, who once claimed that the couple &quot;could get through anything&quot;, has filed for divorce. Can I Ask My Spouse to Move Out? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/can-i-ask-my-spouse-to-move-out http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/can-i-ask-my-spouse-to-move-out/comments 2009-07-23T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/can-i-ask-my-spouse-to-move-out <p><img class="left size-full wp-image-1317" title="Kevin Massaro" alt="Kevin Massaro" width="95" height="143" src="/images/blog/Kevin-Massaro.jpg" />You can ask your spouse to move out of the marital home, but you cannot force the issue if he or she is on the title to the house.&nbsp; If you have g Battered Afghan Women Opt for Divorce Rather Than Suicide http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/battered-afghan-women-opt-for-divorce-rather-than-suicide http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/battered-afghan-women-opt-for-divorce-rather-than-suicide/comments 2009-07-22T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/battered-afghan-women-opt-for-divorce-rather-than-suicide <p><img class="left size-full wp-image-1308" title="Vertucci" alt="Vertucci" width="93" height="132" src="/images/blog/Vertucci.jpg" />With the help of a woman's charity, a number of women in Afghanistan have taken on patriarchal laws to obtain a divorce, still a taboo in the predominately Muslim st Divorce Vs. Annulment http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-vs-annulment http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-vs-annulment/comments 2009-07-21T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-vs-annulment <p>In 1971,&nbsp; Colorado revised its approach to family law by adopting the Uniform Dissolution of Marriage Act.&nbsp; Not only did this law change the term &quot;divorce&quot; to &quot;dissolution&quot; , it also provided the &quot;No Fault Divorce&quot;, and replaced the term &quot;annulment&quo Workshop for Kids of Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/workshop-for-kids-of-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/workshop-for-kids-of-divorce/comments 2009-07-20T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/workshop-for-kids-of-divorce <p><img class="left size-full wp-image-1298" title="Peggy Walker" alt="Peggy Walker" width="95" height="132" src="/images/blog/Peggy-Walker.jpg" />United Action for Youth (UAY) in Iowa City will be providing kids with educational workshops to deal with their parents divorce. People who have filed fo Countess Gets an Extra $6.5 Million http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/countess-gets-an-extra-6-5-million http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/countess-gets-an-extra-6-5-million/comments 2009-07-17T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/countess-gets-an-extra-6-5-million <p><img class="left size-full wp-image-1294" title="Heidi Culbertson" alt="Heidi Culbertson" width="95" height="132" src="/images/blog/Heidi-Culbertson1.jpg" />The bitter divorce between United Technologies Chairman, George David, and his younger Swedish Countess wife, Marie Douglas-David is over. M Amy Winehouse's Divorce Final http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/amy-winehouse-s-divorce-final http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/amy-winehouse-s-divorce-final/comments 2009-07-17T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/amy-winehouse-s-divorce-final <p><img class="left size-full wp-image-1291" title="Elissa Bercovitz" alt="Elissa Bercovitz" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/Elissa-Bercovitz.jpg" />Amy Winehouse's turbulend two year marriage to Blake Fielder-Civil ended on Thursday, July 16th when the couple were officially granted a div Modifying Child Support http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/modifying-child-support http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/modifying-child-support/comments 2009-07-15T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/modifying-child-support <p><img class="left size-full wp-image-1287" title="Camille Mulholland" alt="Camille Mulholland" width="95" height="132" src="/images/blog/Camille-Mulholland2.jpg" />Generally,&nbsp; a parent can only modify child support when the end result will be a 10% higher or lower than the current amount. Cha Selling Assets After Filing for Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/selling-assets-after-filing-for-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/selling-assets-after-filing-for-divorce/comments 2009-07-15T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/selling-assets-after-filing-for-divorce <p> The automatic injunction established at the time a divorce is filed prevents either party from transferring or selling assets without a court order or permission from the other spouse.</p> Marriage and The Economy http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/marriage-and-the-economy http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/marriage-and-the-economy/comments 2009-07-14T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/marriage-and-the-economy <p><img width="95" height="132" src="/images/blog/Hollie-Hinton.jpg" alt="Hollie Hinton" title="Hollie Hinton" class="left size-full wp-image-1272" />According to the cover story of July 13, 2009 edition of Time Magazine, there is no other single force causing as much measurable hardship in this cou Medium Star Sees Future with Current Husband http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/medium-star-sees-future-with-current-husband http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/medium-star-sees-future-with-current-husband/comments 2009-07-10T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/medium-star-sees-future-with-current-husband <p><img class="size-full wp-image-1268 " title="Jenny Wray" alt="Jenny Wray" width="103" height="144" src="/images/blog/Jenny-Wray2.jpg" />In spite of having recently filed for divorce in Los Angeles County, Medium star, Patricia Arquette and her husband will remain married. Ms. Arquette and her hus Will a Modification of the Parenting Plan Supplant the Original Court http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/will-a-modification-of-the-parenting-plan-supplant-the-original-court http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/will-a-modification-of-the-parenting-plan-supplant-the-original-court/comments 2009-07-09T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/will-a-modification-of-the-parenting-plan-supplant-the-original-court <p><span style="font-family: Calibri,Verdana,Helvetica,Arial"><span style="font-size: 11pt"><img class="left size-full wp-image-1254" title="Camille Mulholland" alt="Camille Mulholland" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/Camille-Mulholland.jpg" />Generally, when there is a modification of a p Calculating Child Support When a Spouse has Remarried http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/calculating-child-support-when-a-spouse-has-remarried http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/calculating-child-support-when-a-spouse-has-remarried/comments 2009-07-08T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/calculating-child-support-when-a-spouse-has-remarried <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/07/elissa-bercovitz.jpg"><img class="left size-thumbnail wp-image-1245" title="elissa-bercovitz" alt="" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/2009/07/elissa-bercovitz.jpg" /></a>Child support is only calculated using the custodial and non-custodial parents income. T Make Estate and Financial Planning 1st Step After Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/make-estate-and-financial-planning-1st-step-after-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/make-estate-and-financial-planning-1st-step-after-divorce/comments 2009-07-07T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/make-estate-and-financial-planning-1st-step-after-divorce <p>After a divorce, the last thing most people want to do is consult with another attorney. 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http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/uk-court-rules-to-uphold-german-prenuptial-agreement <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/07/erica-vargas1.jpg"><img class="left size-thumbnail wp-image-1210" title="erica-vargas1" alt="" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/2009/07/erica-vargas1.jpg" /></a>Britain's Court of Appeal has ruled that a pre-nuptial agreement made outside Britain still has v Michael Jackson - the Husband and the Divorces. http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/michael-jackson-the-husband-and-the-divorces http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/michael-jackson-the-husband-and-the-divorces/comments 2009-06-26T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/michael-jackson-the-husband-and-the-divorces <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/06/hollie-hinton2.jpg"><img class="left size-thumbnail wp-image-1184" title="hollie-hinton2" alt="" width="95" height="132" src="/images/blog/2009/06/hollie-hinton2.jpg" /></a>Following allegations of sexual molestation 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http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/therapists-suggest-divorce-counseling-for-the-gosselins/comments 2009-06-26T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/therapists-suggest-divorce-counseling-for-the-gosselins <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/06/camille-mulholland.jpg"><img class="left size-thumbnail wp-image-1189" title="camille-mulholland" alt="" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/2009/06/camille-mulholland.jpg" /></a>When a salvaging a difficult marriage is beyond hope, therapists today will often The Piano Man is not Playing Any Love Songs Today! http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-piano-man-is-not-playing-any-love-songs-today http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-piano-man-is-not-playing-any-love-songs-today/comments 2009-06-26T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-piano-man-is-not-playing-any-love-songs-today <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/06/jenny-wray1.jpg"><img class="left size-thumbnail wp-image-1194" title="jenny-wray1" alt="" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/2009/06/jenny-wray1.jpg" /></a>Rumor has it that musician and songwriter Billy Joel is poised to divorce his third wife.&nbsp; Apparen Replica of Letter on Henry V111 Divorce Unveiled http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/replica-of-letter-on-henry-v111-divorce-unveiled http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/replica-of-letter-on-henry-v111-divorce-unveiled/comments 2009-06-24T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/replica-of-letter-on-henry-v111-divorce-unveiled <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/06/elissa-bercovitz2.jpg"><img class="left size-thumbnail wp-image-1163" title="elissa-bercovitz2" alt="" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/2009/06/elissa-bercovitz2.jpg" /></a>Officials have unveiled a replica of the 1530 parchment sent by members of England's The Long Distance Parenting Plan http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-long-distance-parenting-plan http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-long-distance-parenting-plan/comments 2009-06-24T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-long-distance-parenting-plan <p>When drafting a long distance parenting plan, it is important to consider the following:<br /> <br /> How far in advance must travel arrangements be made?<br /> <br /> How will you communicate with your former spouse about travel plans for your child?<br /> <br /> If your child is too young Live by the TV, Die by the TV http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/live-by-the-tv-die-by-the-tv http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/live-by-the-tv-die-by-the-tv/comments 2009-06-23T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/live-by-the-tv-die-by-the-tv <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/06/heidi-culbertson3.jpg"><img width="107" height="150" alt="" src="/images/blog/2009/06/heidi-culbertson3.jpg" title="heidi-culbertson3" class="left size-thumbnail wp-image-1154" /></a>According to the Bucks County Courthouse, Jon and Kate Gosselin, of Jon and Kate Plu Jon and Kate- Will their "Nesting" Arrangement Work? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/jon-and-kate-will-their-nesting-arrangement-work http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/jon-and-kate-will-their-nesting-arrangement-work/comments 2009-06-23T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/jon-and-kate-will-their-nesting-arrangement-work <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/06/rich-harris2.jpg"><img class="left size-thumbnail wp-image-1158" title="rich-harris2" alt="" width="107" height="150" src="/images/blog/2009/06/rich-harris2.jpg" /></a>Last night, after months of speculation, reality stars Jon and Kate Gosselin announced on their hit Actors Jane Kaczmarek and Bradley Whitford to Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/actors-jane-kaczmarek-and-bradley-whitford-to-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/actors-jane-kaczmarek-and-bradley-whitford-to-divorce/comments 2009-06-22T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/actors-jane-kaczmarek-and-bradley-whitford-to-divorce <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/06/harris-law2.jpg"><img class="left size-thumbnail wp-image-1149" title="harris-law2" alt="" width="107" height="150" src="/images/blog/2009/06/harris-law2.jpg" /></a>Actress Jane Kaczmarek, formerly of Malcolm in the Middle, and actor Bradley Whitford, formerly of The Fed Exec's Divorce a Ploy to Dodge $3.2B Payout? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/fed-exec-s-divorce-a-ploy-to-dodge-3-2b-payout http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/fed-exec-s-divorce-a-ploy-to-dodge-3-2b-payout/comments 2009-06-19T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/fed-exec-s-divorce-a-ploy-to-dodge-3-2b-payout <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/06/steve-vertucci.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-1143" title="steve-vertucci" alt="" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/2009/06/steve-vertucci.jpg" /></a>The wife of former Cendant&nbsp; chairman, Walter Forbes has filed for divorce. Mr. Forbes was co Facebook and Your Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/facebook-and-your-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/facebook-and-your-divorce/comments 2009-06-17T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/facebook-and-your-divorce <p>I<a href="/images/blog/2009/06/jenny-wray-0011.jpg"><img class="left size-thumbnail wp-image-1130" title="jenny-wray-0011" alt="" width="107" height="150" src="/images/blog/2009/06/jenny-wray-0011.jpg" /></a>f you are going through a divorce, be careful what you put on your Facebook profile. Soci Post Decree Modifications on the Rise http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/post-decree-modifications-on-the-rise http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/post-decree-modifications-on-the-rise/comments 2009-06-17T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/post-decree-modifications-on-the-rise <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/06/john-tatlock2.jpg"><img class="left size-thumbnail wp-image-1135" title="john-tatlock2" alt="" width="107" height="150" src="/images/blog/2009/06/john-tatlock2.jpg" /></a>Family law attorneys across the nation have noticed a significant increase in activity during th Unpaid Child Support Expected to Increase in 2009 http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/unpaid-child-support-expected-to-increase-in-2009 http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/unpaid-child-support-expected-to-increase-in-2009/comments 2009-06-16T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/unpaid-child-support-expected-to-increase-in-2009 <p> About half of all annual child support in the U.S. goes unpaid. According to the National Child Support Enforcement Association in Washington D.C., only $13 billion, or 56%, of the $23 billion due was collected for fiscal year 2000. Due to the uncertainty regarding economic conditions that are Appearing In Court for Divorce Proceedings http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/appearing-in-court-for-divorce-proceedings http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/appearing-in-court-for-divorce-proceedings/comments 2009-06-15T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/appearing-in-court-for-divorce-proceedings <p><span style="font-family: Arial; color: navy; font-size: x-small"><span style="font-family: Arial; color: navy; font-size: 10pt">If you can create an agreement with your spouse, you do not need to be present for any part of the proceeds.&nbsp; If you cannot agree, most of the work can be accompli Details of Mel Gibson's Divorce to be Kept Confidential http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/details-of-mel-gibson-s-divorce-to-be-kept-confidential http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/details-of-mel-gibson-s-divorce-to-be-kept-confidential/comments 2009-06-12T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/details-of-mel-gibson-s-divorce-to-be-kept-confidential <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/06/heidi-culbertson2.jpg"><img class="left size-thumbnail wp-image-1112" title="heidi-culbertson2" alt="" width="107" height="150" src="/images/blog/2009/06/heidi-culbertson2.jpg" /></a>The details of Mel Gibson's divorce - fiscal and otherwise - will not be for public Common Law Marriage in CO is Legal in Other States http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/common-law-marriage-in-co-is-legal-in-other-states http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/common-law-marriage-in-co-is-legal-in-other-states/comments 2009-06-11T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/common-law-marriage-in-co-is-legal-in-other-states <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/06/peggy-walker.jpg"><img class="left size-thumbnail wp-image-1101" title="peggy-walker" alt="" width="95" height="132" src="/images/blog/2009/06/peggy-walker.jpg" /></a>When couples who established a common law marriage in Colorado move to a state that does not recogni Usher Has Filed for Divorce in Atlanta http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/usher-has-filed-for-divorce-in-atlanta http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/usher-has-filed-for-divorce-in-atlanta/comments 2009-06-11T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/usher-has-filed-for-divorce-in-atlanta <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/06/harris-law1.jpg"><img class="left size-thumbnail wp-image-1106" title="harris-law1" alt="" width="107" height="150" src="/images/blog/2009/06/harris-law1.jpg" /></a>After two years of divorce rumors, the press reported yesterday that R and B singer Usher Raymond and Rich Harris on 630 KHOW AM Today at 12:30 pm http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/rich-harris-on-630-khow-am-today-at-12-30-pm http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/rich-harris-on-630-khow-am-today-at-12-30-pm/comments 2009-06-10T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/rich-harris-on-630-khow-am-today-at-12-30-pm <p> <a href="/images/blog/2009/06/rich-harris1.jpg"><img alt="" class="left size-thumbnail wp-image-1097" height="150" src="/images/blog/2009/06/rich-harris1.jpg" title="rich-harris1" width="107" /></a>Listen to Rich Harris on the Tom Martino Show today at 12:30 pm. Rich will be discussing Colorad The Economic Downturn and Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-economic-downturn-and-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-economic-downturn-and-divorce/comments 2009-06-08T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-economic-downturn-and-divorce <p>According to a recent article in The New York Times, couples in the U.S. have historically have stayed together in times of economic crisis. If the Great Depression is any guide, we may see the divorce rate declining not because everyone's marriage is necessarily happy, but simply because couples Supermodel and Polo Player in Bitter Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/supermodel-and-polo-player-in-bitter-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/supermodel-and-polo-player-in-bitter-divorce/comments 2009-06-08T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/supermodel-and-polo-player-in-bitter-divorce <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/06/harris-law.jpg"><img class="left size-thumbnail wp-image-1087" title="harris-law" alt="" width="107" height="150" src="/images/blog/2009/06/harris-law.jpg" /></a>Former Victoria's secret model Stephanie Seymore and her polo playing billionaire husband Peter Brant are Actor Barry Bostwick to Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/actor-barry-bostwick-to-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/actor-barry-bostwick-to-divorce/comments 2009-06-05T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/actor-barry-bostwick-to-divorce <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/06/heidi-culbertson1.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-1083" title="heidi-culbertson1" alt="" width="95" height="127" src="/images/blog/2009/06/heidi-culbertson1.jpg" /></a>The Rocky Horror Picture Show star and his second wife,&nbsp; Sherri have cited irreconc Know Your Bottom Line http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/know-your-bottom-line http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/know-your-bottom-line/comments 2009-06-05T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/know-your-bottom-line <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/06/hollie-hinton1.jpg"><img class="left size-thumbnail wp-image-1077" title="hollie-hinton1" alt="" width="95" height="132" src="/images/blog/2009/06/hollie-hinton1.jpg" /></a>If you are considering filing for a divorce and have not paid attention to your family's finan Awarding Attorney's Fees http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/awarding-attorney-s-fees http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/awarding-attorney-s-fees/comments 2009-06-05T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/awarding-attorney-s-fees <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/06/jenny-wray.jpg"><img class="left size-thumbnail wp-image-1062" title="jenny-wray" alt="" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/2009/06/jenny-wray.jpg" /></a>The granting of attorney fees to be paid by the opposing party is discretionary with the Colorado family c A Longer Work Week May Lead to a More Stable Marriage http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/a-longer-work-week-may-lead-to-a-more-stable-marriage http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/a-longer-work-week-may-lead-to-a-more-stable-marriage/comments 2009-06-04T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/a-longer-work-week-may-lead-to-a-more-stable-marriage <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/06/john-tatlock.jpg"><img class="left size-thumbnail wp-image-1053" title="john-tatlock" alt="" width="107" height="150" src="/images/blog/2009/06/john-tatlock.jpg" /></a>A new study co-authored by Melbourne Institute economist Mark Wooden finds that men are less likely Is Your Spouse Hiding Assets? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/is-your-spouse-hiding-assets http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/is-your-spouse-hiding-assets/comments 2009-06-04T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/is-your-spouse-hiding-assets <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/06/elissa-bercovitz.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-1065" title="elissa-bercovitz" alt="" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/2009/06/elissa-bercovitz.jpg" /></a>When our clients suspect that their self- employed spouse may have sources of hidden assets Dress for Success! http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/dress-for-success http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/dress-for-success/comments 2009-06-03T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/dress-for-success <p>Harris Law Firm Attorneys Margaret Walker, Elissa Bercovitz, Camille Mulholland, and Jennie Wray hosted a NOSH AND NETWORKING event today at the firm to benefit the Dress for Success organization. Participants donated gently used business attire for low income working women.</p> Rich Harris Appeared on Fox 31 TV http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/rich-harris-appeared-on-fox-31-tv http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/rich-harris-appeared-on-fox-31-tv/comments 2009-06-01T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/rich-harris-appeared-on-fox-31-tv <p> <a href="/images/blog/2009/06/rich-harris.jpg"><img alt="" class="left size-thumbnail wp-image-1043" height="150" src="/images/blog/2009/06/rich-harris.jpg" title="rich-harris" width="107" /></a>Rich Harris, President and Managing Partner of The Harris Law Firm appeared on Fox 31 TV this morni Jon and Kate Plus 8 Headed for Divorce? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/jon-and-kate-plus-8-headed-for-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/jon-and-kate-plus-8-headed-for-divorce/comments 2009-06-01T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/jon-and-kate-plus-8-headed-for-divorce <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/06/heidi-culbertson.jpg"><img class="left size-thumbnail wp-image-1040" title="heidi-culbertson" alt="" width="107" height="150" src="/images/blog/2009/06/heidi-culbertson.jpg" /></a>Reality TV stars, Jon and Kate, don't appear to be thinking much about their 8 children Rich Harris on the Tom Martino Show - Fox 31 News http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/rich-harris-on-the-tom-martino-show-fox-31-news http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/rich-harris-on-the-tom-martino-show-fox-31-news/comments 2009-05-29T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/rich-harris-on-the-tom-martino-show-fox-31-news <p> <a href="/images/blog/2009/05/rich-harris3.jpg"><img alt="" class="left size-medium wp-image-1035" height="125" src="/images/blog/2009/05/rich-harris3.jpg" title="rich-harris3" width="89" /></a>President and Managing Partner of The Harris Law Firm, Rich Harris will appear on the Tom Martino Sh Marital Property http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/marital-property http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/marital-property/comments 2009-05-29T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/marital-property <p>After a divorce action is filed, the Court will issue a temporary domestic order instructing both parties not to interfere with marital property. Pursuant to C.R.S. Sec. 14-10-107(4)(b)(I)(A)&amp;(D), a party is restrained from transferring, encumbering, concealing, or in any way disposing of, wi Will the Decline in the Economy Curb the Divorce Rate? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/will-the-decline-in-the-economy-curb-the-divorce-rate http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/will-the-decline-in-the-economy-curb-the-divorce-rate/comments 2009-05-28T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/will-the-decline-in-the-economy-curb-the-divorce-rate <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/05/elissa-bercovitz2.jpg"><img class="left size-thumbnail wp-image-1027" title="elissa-bercovitz2" alt="" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/2009/05/elissa-bercovitz2.jpg" /></a>Many divorce lawyers have theorized that family law is a recession proof practice are 2009 Eventful Year for Octo-Mel! http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/2009-eventful-year-for-octo-mel http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/2009-eventful-year-for-octo-mel/comments 2009-05-27T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/2009-eventful-year-for-octo-mel <p> Only 6 weeks after Mel Gibson&#39;s wife filed for divorce after 28 years of marriage, Mel announced that he and girlfriend Oksana Grigorieve are expecting a child. The 53 year old actor has 7 children with wife Robyn, but they have been separated for almost 3 years. Teased by Jay Leno, host o Peter Andre to File for Divorce from Katie Price http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/peter-andre-to-file-for-divorce-from-katie-price http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/peter-andre-to-file-for-divorce-from-katie-price/comments 2009-05-27T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/peter-andre-to-file-for-divorce-from-katie-price <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/05/harris-law5.jpg"><img class="left size-thumbnail wp-image-1017" title="harris-law5" alt="" width="107" height="150" src="/images/blog/2009/05/harris-law5.jpg" /></a>Model Katie Price, aka Jordan, visited with her divorce lawyer Fiona Shackleton, the family law attorn Arranged Marriages in Iran are More Successful http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/arranged-marriages-in-iran-are-more-successful http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/arranged-marriages-in-iran-are-more-successful/comments 2009-05-26T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/arranged-marriages-in-iran-are-more-successful <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/05/kevin-massaro1.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-1009" title="kevin-massaro1" alt="" width="95" height="143" src="/images/blog/2009/05/kevin-massaro1.jpg" /></a>New research conducted in by Tehran University in Iran indicated that nearly 90% of the Iranian & Rich Harris on Tom Martino Show Today from 12 to 3 pm http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/rich-harris-on-tom-martino-show-today-from-12-to-3-pm http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/rich-harris-on-tom-martino-show-today-from-12-to-3-pm/comments 2009-05-26T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/rich-harris-on-tom-martino-show-today-from-12-to-3-pm <p> <a href="/images/blog/2009/05/rich-harris2.jpg"><img alt="" class="left size-medium wp-image-1013" height="119" src="/images/blog/2009/05/rich-harris2.jpg" title="rich-harris2" width="86" /></a>Rich Harris will appear on The Tom Martino Show from 12 to 1 pm on KHOW 630 AM today and again on Ju Sean Penn Calls Off Divorce for the 2nd Time http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/sean-penn-calls-off-divorce-for-the-2nd-time http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/sean-penn-calls-off-divorce-for-the-2nd-time/comments 2009-05-22T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/sean-penn-calls-off-divorce-for-the-2nd-time <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/05/harris-law4.jpg"><img class="left size-thumbnail wp-image-1001" title="harris-law4" alt="" width="107" height="150" src="/images/blog/2009/05/harris-law4.jpg" /></a>Oscar winning actor Sean Penn who recently filed for divorce for the second time in 16 months, has now Texas Amends the 60 Day Waiting Period for Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/texas-amends-the-60-day-waiting-period-for-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/texas-amends-the-60-day-waiting-period-for-divorce/comments 2009-05-21T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/texas-amends-the-60-day-waiting-period-for-divorce <div class="story last"><br /> <br /> Michael Cheroutes Jr., a family law attorney and a partner at The Harris Law Firm, says that the Texas Senate approved legislation this week granting 2 exemptions to the 60 day waiting period currently required before couples can divorce. The bill is designed Rich Harris Discusses Family Law on Tom Martino Show http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/rich-harris-discusses-family-law-on-tom-martino-show http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/rich-harris-discusses-family-law-on-tom-martino-show/comments 2009-05-21T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/rich-harris-discusses-family-law-on-tom-martino-show <p> <a href="/images/blog/2009/05/rich-harris1.jpg"><img alt="" class="left size-medium wp-image-996" height="122" src="/images/blog/2009/05/rich-harris1.jpg" title="rich-harris1" width="87" /></a>Rich Harris, President and Managing Partner of The Harris Law Firm, discussed the modification of par Mel Gibson's Child on the Way May Not Impact Pending Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/mel-gibson-s-child-on-the-way-may-not-impact-pending-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/mel-gibson-s-child-on-the-way-may-not-impact-pending-divorce/comments 2009-05-21T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/mel-gibson-s-child-on-the-way-may-not-impact-pending-divorce <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/05/heidi-culbertson4.jpg"><img class="left size-thumbnail wp-image-988" title="heidi-culbertson4" alt="" width="107" height="150" src="/images/blog/2009/05/heidi-culbertson4.jpg" /></a>Although Mel Gibson's new girlfriend is now pregnant with his child, the fact will no Rich Harris & Tom Martino 630 KHOW Wednesdays at 12:30 pm http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/rich-harris-tom-martino-630-khow-wednesdays-at-12-30-pm http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/rich-harris-tom-martino-630-khow-wednesdays-at-12-30-pm/comments 2009-05-20T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/rich-harris-tom-martino-630-khow-wednesdays-at-12-30-pm <p> <a href="/images/blog/2009/05/rich-harris.jpg"><img alt="" class="left size-medium wp-image-984" height="108" src="/images/blog/2009/05/rich-harris.jpg" title="rich-harris" width="77" /></a>Rich Harris will appear on the Tom Martino Show, 630 KHOW,&nbsp; on Wednesdays at 12:30 pm to discuss Co Imputing Income http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/imputing-income http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/imputing-income/comments 2009-05-19T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/imputing-income <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/05/camille-mulholland.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-980" title="camille-mulholland" alt="" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/2009/05/camille-mulholland.jpg" /></a>Child support is calculated using the custodial and non-custodial parent's income. The Happy Divorce? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/happy-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/happy-divorce/comments 2009-05-18T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/happy-divorce <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/05/peggy-walker1.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-969" title="peggy-walker1" alt="" width="95" height="132" src="/images/blog/2009/05/peggy-walker1.jpg" /></a>A growing number of family law attorneys are becoming disciples of collaborative law, a process which Body Guards Escort Hulk Hogan's Wife to Divorce Hearing http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/body-guards-escort-hulk-hogan-s-wife-to-divorce-hearing http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/body-guards-escort-hulk-hogan-s-wife-to-divorce-hearing/comments 2009-05-14T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/body-guards-escort-hulk-hogan-s-wife-to-divorce-hearing <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/05/jenny-wray-0011.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-959" title="jenny-wray-0011" alt="" width="94" height="132" src="/images/blog/2009/05/jenny-wray-0011.jpg" /></a>Linda Bollea, estranged wife of Terry &quot;Hulk Hogan&quot; Bollea, had private security guard Divorce Now Carved in Stone http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-now-carved-in-stone http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-now-carved-in-stone/comments 2009-05-13T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-now-carved-in-stone <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/05/harris-law3.jpg"><img class="left size-thumbnail wp-image-954" title="harris-law3" alt="" width="107" height="150" src="/images/blog/2009/05/harris-law3.jpg" /></a>The divorce between actress Sharon Stone and her editor husband, Phil Bronstein was recently finalized How Child Support is Spent http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/how-child-support-is-spent http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/how-child-support-is-spent/comments 2009-05-12T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/how-child-support-is-spent <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/05/hollie-hinton.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-950" title="hollie-hinton" alt="" width="95" height="132" src="/images/blog/2009/05/hollie-hinton.jpg" /></a>A parent cannot demand to see an accounting of how the child support payment is spent in the State of How Does the Court Define "Decision Making Responsibilities"? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/how-does-the-court-define-decision-making-responsibilities http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/how-does-the-court-define-decision-making-responsibilities/comments 2009-05-11T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/how-does-the-court-define-decision-making-responsibilities <p> Decision making responsibilities are the part of the parenting plan that addresses major decisions like religion, education, medical care, extra curricular activities, etc. Day to day decisions such as hygiene, diet, clothing, etc. is made by the parent who is caring for the child that day.</p Attorney Margaret Walker Named Pro Bono Coordinator http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/attorney-margaret-walker-named-pro-bono-coordinator http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/attorney-margaret-walker-named-pro-bono-coordinator/comments 2009-05-09T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/attorney-margaret-walker-named-pro-bono-coordinator <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/05/richard-harris1.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-915" title="richard-harris1" alt="" width="95" height="143" src="/images/blog/2009/05/richard-harris1.jpg" /></a>Rich Harris, President and Managing Partner of The Harris Law Firm in Denver, Colorado is ple Super Model Stephanie Seymour Files for Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/super-model-stephanie-seymour-files-for-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/super-model-stephanie-seymour-files-for-divorce/comments 2009-05-09T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/super-model-stephanie-seymour-files-for-divorce <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/05/harris-law2.jpg"><img class="left size-thumbnail wp-image-926" title="harris-law2" alt="" width="107" height="150" src="/images/blog/2009/05/harris-law2.jpg" /></a>Former Victoria Secret model, Stephanie Seymour, has filed for divorce from her billionaire husband in Harris Law Firm Paralegal Achieves Advanced Certification http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/harris-law-firm-paralegal-achieves-advanced-certification http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/harris-law-firm-paralegal-achieves-advanced-certification/comments 2009-05-08T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/harris-law-firm-paralegal-achieves-advanced-certification <p>Michael Cheroutes Jr. a partner with The Harris Law Firm, announced today that Ms. Jennifer Sutherland, one of the firm's paralegals has been awarded the prestigious Advanced Certified Paralegal designation by NALA, The Association of Legal Assistants/Paralegals. Ms. Sutherland recently completed John H. Tatlock Joins The Harris Law Firm as Special Counsel http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/john-h-tatlock-joins-the-harris-law-firm-as-special-counsel http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/john-h-tatlock-joins-the-harris-law-firm-as-special-counsel/comments 2009-05-08T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/john-h-tatlock-joins-the-harris-law-firm-as-special-counsel <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/05/richard-harris.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-897" title="richard-harris" alt="" width="95" height="143" src="/images/blog/2009/05/richard-harris.jpg" /></a>Rich Harris, founder, President and Managing Partner of The Harris Law Firm has announced that Joh Supporting Children from Different Marriages http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/supporting-children-from-different-marriages http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/supporting-children-from-different-marriages/comments 2009-05-07T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/supporting-children-from-different-marriages <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/05/kevin-massaro.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-905" title="kevin-massaro" alt="" width="95" height="143" src="/images/blog/2009/05/kevin-massaro.jpg" /></a>The obligation to support a child of a previous marriage does not end when a parent remarries and has Keeping Your Married Name http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/keeping-your-married-name http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/keeping-your-married-name/comments 2009-05-06T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/keeping-your-married-name <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/05/peggy-walker.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-880" title="peggy-walker" alt="" width="95" height="132" src="/images/blog/2009/05/peggy-walker.jpg" /></a>Regardless of her former husband's preference, a woman has the legal right to maintain the use of her ma Social Norms Lower Divorce Rate in New Zealand http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/social-norms-lower-divorce-rate-in-new-zealand http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/social-norms-lower-divorce-rate-in-new-zealand/comments 2009-05-05T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/social-norms-lower-divorce-rate-in-new-zealand <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/05/harris-law.jpg"><img class="left size-thumbnail wp-image-876" title="harris-law" alt="" width="107" height="150" src="/images/blog/2009/05/harris-law.jpg" /></a>Government statistics indicate that the New Zealand divorce rate has fallen to the lowest level in 27 year Length of Marriage Only One Factor When Determining Alimony http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/length-of-marriage-only-one-factor-when-determining-alimony http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/length-of-marriage-only-one-factor-when-determining-alimony/comments 2009-05-01T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/length-of-marriage-only-one-factor-when-determining-alimony <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/05/john-tatlock1.jpg"><img class="left size-thumbnail wp-image-869" title="john-tatlock1" alt="" width="107" height="150" src="/images/blog/2009/05/john-tatlock1.jpg" /></a>There is no specific amount of time that a couple must be married that determines if one party wi Colorado's Family Law Team http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-s-family-law-team http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-s-family-law-team/comments 2009-05-01T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-s-family-law-team <p style="text-align: center"><img class="aligncenter size-full wp-image-1986" title="20100211 Group Photo Blog Size" alt="20100211 Group Photo Blog Size" width="342" height="205" src="/images/blog/20100211-Group-Photo-Blog-Size.jpg" /></p> Sean Penn Files for Divorce from Robin Wright..Again! http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/sean-penn-files-for-divorce-from-robin-wright-again http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/sean-penn-files-for-divorce-from-robin-wright-again/comments 2009-04-30T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/sean-penn-files-for-divorce-from-robin-wright-again <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/05/heidi-culbertson.jpg"><img class="left size-thumbnail wp-image-889" title="heidi-culbertson" alt="" width="107" height="150" src="/images/blog/2009/05/heidi-culbertson.jpg" /></a>Oscar winning actor Sean Penn has filed for divorce from actress Robin Wright-Penn, his Only $33 Million is a Hard Day's Night for Heather Mills McCartney http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/only-33-million-is-a-hard-day-s-night-for-heather-mills-mccartney http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/only-33-million-is-a-hard-day-s-night-for-heather-mills-mccartney/comments 2009-04-28T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/only-33-million-is-a-hard-day-s-night-for-heather-mills-mccartney <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/05/jenny-wray.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-908" title="jenny-wray" alt="" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/2009/05/jenny-wray.jpg" /></a>Heather Mills, the former wife of Paul McCartney, is still seething over the meager $33.6 million divorce sett Court Orders Issued Outside the State of Colorado http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/court-orders-issued-outside-the-state-of-colorado http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/court-orders-issued-outside-the-state-of-colorado/comments 2009-04-27T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/court-orders-issued-outside-the-state-of-colorado <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/04/steve-vertucci.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-851" title="steve-vertucci" alt="" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/2009/04/steve-vertucci.jpg" /></a>If you live in the State of Colorado and have domestic court orders issued by another state, Color High Priced Hollywood Divorces http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/high-priced-hollywood-divorces http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/high-priced-hollywood-divorces/comments 2009-04-22T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/high-priced-hollywood-divorces <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/04/camille-mulholland1.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-843" title="camille-mulholland1" alt="" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/2009/04/camille-mulholland1.jpg" /></a>While Mel Gibson's pending divorce from wife Robyn Moore could be the most expensiv Britain's Royal Family to Visit the Vatican http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/britain-s-royal-family-to-visit-the-vatican http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/britain-s-royal-family-to-visit-the-vatican/comments 2009-04-21T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/britain-s-royal-family-to-visit-the-vatican <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/04/heidi-23.jpg"><img class="left size-thumbnail wp-image-822" title="heidi-23" alt="" width="122" height="150" src="/images/blog/2009/04/heidi-23.jpg" /></a>Prince Charles and Camilla, the Duchess of Cornwall, will arrive in Rome this week to meet with Pope Benedict at The Sweet Taste of Divorce? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-sweet-taste-of-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-sweet-taste-of-divorce/comments 2009-04-21T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-sweet-taste-of-divorce <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/04/jenny-wray3.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-835" title="jenny-wray3" alt="" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/2009/04/jenny-wray3.jpg" /></a>On a typical Saturday, Beatriz Otero, owner of Elite Cake Creations in Fort Lauderdale, Florida,&nbsp; deli Passport Denied for Non Payment of Child Support http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/passport-denied-for-non-payment-of-child-support http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/passport-denied-for-non-payment-of-child-support/comments 2009-04-20T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/passport-denied-for-non-payment-of-child-support <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/04/kevin-massaro1.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-818" title="kevin-massaro1" alt="" width="95" height="143" src="/images/blog/2009/04/kevin-massaro1.jpg" /></a>A parent may be denied a passport by the Department of State if it is determined that he or she ow Money and Kids After Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/money-and-kids-after-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/money-and-kids-after-divorce/comments 2009-04-16T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/money-and-kids-after-divorce <p>Financial planner, analyst, and new author Linda Leitz shares valuable advice to divorced parents in her new book called &quot;We Need to Talk: Money and Kids After Divorce.&quot; Leitz, of Colorado Springs, Colorado, focuses on how single parents can teach their kids about financial responsibili Changing the Locks to Keep Your Spouse Out of the Family Home http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/changing-the-locks-to-keep-your-spouse-out-of-the-family-home http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/changing-the-locks-to-keep-your-spouse-out-of-the-family-home/comments 2009-04-14T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/changing-the-locks-to-keep-your-spouse-out-of-the-family-home <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/04/camille-mulholland.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-807" title="camille-mulholland" alt="" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/2009/04/camille-mulholland.jpg" /></a>Unless there is a court order stating otherwise, a spouse can change the locks on the Mel Gibson's Wife Files for Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/mel-gibson-s-wife-files-for-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/mel-gibson-s-wife-files-for-divorce/comments 2009-04-13T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/mel-gibson-s-wife-files-for-divorce <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/04/heidi-22.jpg"><img class="left size-thumbnail wp-image-800" title="heidi-22" alt="" width="122" height="150" src="/images/blog/2009/04/heidi-22.jpg" /></a>Robin Moore Gibson, wife of actor and director Mel Gibson for nearly 30 years, has filed for divorce in Los Ange How Children Can Adjust to Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/how-children-can-adjust-to-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/how-children-can-adjust-to-divorce/comments 2009-04-13T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/how-children-can-adjust-to-divorce <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/04/erica-vargas.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-797" title="erica-vargas" alt="" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/2009/04/erica-vargas.jpg" /></a>Author Nancy Holyoke's new book, &quot;A Smart Girl's Guide to Her Parents Divorce: How to Land on Your "Honey, Can We Talk?" http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/-honey-can-we-talk http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/-honey-can-we-talk/comments 2009-04-10T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/-honey-can-we-talk <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/04/heidi-21.jpg"><img class="left size-thumbnail wp-image-788" title="heidi-21" alt="" width="122" height="150" src="/images/blog/2009/04/heidi-21.jpg" /></a>Although most couples experience an occasional breakdown in communications when attempting to discuss their issu National Domestic Violence Hotline http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/national-domestic-violence-hotline http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/national-domestic-violence-hotline/comments 2009-04-09T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/national-domestic-violence-hotline <p> Help is available to callers 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Hotline advocates are available for victims and anyone calling on their behalf to provide crisis intervention, safety planning, information and referrals to agencies in all 50 states, Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands. Assistanc Empowerment Can Protect Women From Domestic Violence http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/empowerment-can-protect-women-from-domestic-violence http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/empowerment-can-protect-women-from-domestic-violence/comments 2009-04-08T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/empowerment-can-protect-women-from-domestic-violence <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/04/jenny-wray1.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-774" title="jenny-wray1" alt="" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/2009/04/jenny-wray1.jpg" /></a>Unlike many health related issues, there are few social and demographic characteristics that can identify r Who's Who of Divorce? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/who-s-who-of-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/who-s-who-of-divorce/comments 2009-04-07T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/who-s-who-of-divorce <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/04/heidi-2.jpg"><img class="left size-thumbnail wp-image-767" title="heidi-2" alt="" width="122" height="150" src="/images/blog/2009/04/heidi-2.jpg" /></a>Rocker Pete Townshend, guitarist of The Who, will finally be a single man as of April 7th, 2009. Today the judge wi Name Changes for a Minor Child http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/name-changes-for-a-minor-child http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/name-changes-for-a-minor-child/comments 2009-04-06T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/name-changes-for-a-minor-child <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/04/kevin-massaro.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-758" title="kevin-massaro" alt="" width="95" height="143" src="/images/blog/2009/04/kevin-massaro.jpg" /></a>To request a name change for a minor, you must file the following documents with the Colorado court:< Collaborative Law Can Protect Your Business During Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/collaborative-law-can-protect-your-business-during-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/collaborative-law-can-protect-your-business-during-divorce/comments 2009-04-06T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/collaborative-law-can-protect-your-business-during-divorce <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/04/peggy-walker.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-762" title="peggy-walker" alt="" width="95" height="132" src="/images/blog/2009/04/peggy-walker.jpg" /></a>The courtroom battles between warring spouses often end up destroying the very wealth that they were try New York is the Nations Last State to Adopt a "No Fault" Law http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/new-york-is-the-nations-last-state-to-adopt-a-no-fault-law http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/new-york-is-the-nations-last-state-to-adopt-a-no-fault-law/comments 2009-04-02T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/new-york-is-the-nations-last-state-to-adopt-a-no-fault-law <p> New York now allows couples to cite irreconcilable differences as the reason for their separation. Instead NY&nbsp;law used to&nbsp;insist that one spouse assign blame to the other, and then proceed to prove it in court. One couple, who recently agreed on an amicable divorce, proceeded to spen Devils Goalie Martin Brodeur Will Pay Permanant Maintenance http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/devils-goalie-martin-brodeur-will-pay-permanant-maintenance http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/devils-goalie-martin-brodeur-will-pay-permanant-maintenance/comments 2009-03-30T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/devils-goalie-martin-brodeur-will-pay-permanant-maintenance <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/03/steve-vertucci1.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-745" title="steve-vertucci1" alt="" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/2009/03/steve-vertucci1.jpg" /></a>The New Jersey court ruled that the Devil's star goalie, Martin Brodeur, must pay his former wi Singapore's Divorce Rate Lower than in the USA http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/singapore-s-divorce-rate-lower-than-in-the-usa http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/singapore-s-divorce-rate-lower-than-in-the-usa/comments 2009-03-27T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/singapore-s-divorce-rate-lower-than-in-the-usa <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/03/hollie-hinton2.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-737" title="hollie-hinton2" alt="" width="95" height="132" src="/images/blog/2009/03/hollie-hinton2.jpg" /></a>Singapore's divorce rate in 2007 was lower compared to other countries. According to the Dept. of Financial Risks are Greater for Women in Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/financial-risks-are-greater-for-women-in-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/financial-risks-are-greater-for-women-in-divorce/comments 2009-03-27T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/financial-risks-are-greater-for-women-in-divorce <p>Financial risks during divorce are often greater for women who have put their careers on hold after marriage to raise a family. Very often they have given up lucrative careers to be home with the children, and have not planned for their futures by funding retirement accounts and updating their em Yet Another Hollywood Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/yet-another-hollywood-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/yet-another-hollywood-divorce/comments 2009-03-27T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/yet-another-hollywood-divorce <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/03/heidi-213.jpg"><img class="left size-thumbnail wp-image-733" title="heidi-213" alt="" width="122" height="150" src="/images/blog/2009/03/heidi-213.jpg" /></a>After 19 years of marriage, CSI star Marg Helgenberger has filed for divorce from Screen Actors Guild preside The High Cost of Being Britney Spears http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-high-cost-of-being-britney-spears http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-high-cost-of-being-britney-spears/comments 2009-03-25T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-high-cost-of-being-britney-spears <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/03/heidi-212.jpg"><img class="left size-thumbnail wp-image-728" title="heidi-212" alt="" width="122" height="150" src="/images/blog/2009/03/heidi-212.jpg" /></a>Britney Spears' legal fees for the last year have reached a staggering amount. Court documents filed by Spear Filing a Motion for a Continuance http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/filing-a-motion-for-a-continuance http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/filing-a-motion-for-a-continuance/comments 2009-03-24T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/filing-a-motion-for-a-continuance <p>To request to have the court date changed, your attorney must file a motion for a continuance. The judge will consider the reasons for the change, and approve or deny the request at his or her discretion.</p> <p>Located in Denver (303) 299-9484 and Fort Collins (970) 472-1838, The Harris Law Fir Garnishing Wages for Non-Payment of Maintenance http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/garnishing-wages-for-non-payment-of-maintenance http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/garnishing-wages-for-non-payment-of-maintenance/comments 2009-03-23T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/garnishing-wages-for-non-payment-of-maintenance <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/03/camille-mulholland2.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-714" title="camille-mulholland2" alt="" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/2009/03/camille-mulholland2.jpg" /></a>If your former spouse has failed to pay maintenance, it is possible to file a motio Divorcing Countess Could Be Slumming It on $43 Million Per Year. http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorcing-countess-could-be-slumming-it-on-43-million-per-year http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorcing-countess-could-be-slumming-it-on-43-million-per-year/comments 2009-03-20T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorcing-countess-could-be-slumming-it-on-43-million-per-year <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/03/heidi-211.jpg"><img class="left size-thumbnail wp-image-709" title="heidi-211" alt="" width="122" height="150" src="/images/blog/2009/03/heidi-211.jpg" /></a>Swedish born Countess Marie Douglas-David, 36, is divorcing her CEO husband and&nbsp; demanding $100 million Former Pastor Ted Haggard to Make TV Appearance http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/former-pastor-ted-haggard-to-make-tv-appearance http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/former-pastor-ted-haggard-to-make-tv-appearance/comments 2009-03-19T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/former-pastor-ted-haggard-to-make-tv-appearance <p>Former Evangelical Pastor Ted Haggard and his wife are planning another TV appearance, this time to discuss their marriage.&nbsp; The two are in Los Angeles taping an appearance on the syndicated &quot;Divorce Court&quot; to be broadcast nationally on April 1st.</p> The End of the Special Advocate http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-end-of-the-special-advocate http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-end-of-the-special-advocate/comments 2009-03-19T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-end-of-the-special-advocate <p> In 2005, the Colorado Governor signed into law a revised version of the special advocate statute. 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To view this article in its entiret Divorce vs. Annullment http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-vs-annullment http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-vs-annullment/comments 2009-03-18T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-vs-annullment <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/03/camille-mulholland1.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-689" title="camille-mulholland1" alt="" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/2009/03/camille-mulholland1.jpg" /></a>The sole ground for divorce in the State of Colorado is the &quot;irretrievable bre What Do Divorce Lawyers and Firefighters Have in Common? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/what-do-divorce-lawyers-and-firefighters-have-in-common http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/what-do-divorce-lawyers-and-firefighters-have-in-common/comments 2009-03-18T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/what-do-divorce-lawyers-and-firefighters-have-in-common <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/03/heidi-29.jpg"><img class="left size-thumbnail wp-image-694" title="heidi-29" alt="" width="122" height="150" src="/images/blog/2009/03/heidi-29.jpg" /></a>The common characteristic between divorce attorneys and firefighters is that they both have a driving desire to Change of Venue for Cases Involving Children http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/change-of-venue-for-cases-involving-children http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/change-of-venue-for-cases-involving-children/comments 2009-03-17T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/change-of-venue-for-cases-involving-children <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/03/erica-vargas1.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-685" title="erica-vargas1" alt="" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/2009/03/erica-vargas1.jpg" /></a>For parenting time or child related issues, a case is properly filed in the county where the child(re Britain Holds First Divorce Fair http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/britain-holds-first-divorce-fair http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/britain-holds-first-divorce-fair/comments 2009-03-16T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/britain-holds-first-divorce-fair <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/03/jenny-wray1.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-680" title="jenny-wray1" alt="" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/2009/03/jenny-wray1.jpg" /></a>Breaking up is hard to do, but lawyers and mental health professionals in Britain are offering support to t Determining Parenting Time in Colorado http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/determining-parenting-time-in-colorado http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/determining-parenting-time-in-colorado/comments 2009-03-13T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/determining-parenting-time-in-colorado <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/03/hollie-hinton1.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-663" title="hollie-hinton1" alt="" width="95" height="132" src="/images/blog/2009/03/hollie-hinton1.jpg" /></a>Parenting time in the State of Colorado is decided according to the best interests of the child st Can an Unhappy Marriage Give You Heartburn? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/can-an-unhappy-marriage-give-you-heartburn http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/can-an-unhappy-marriage-give-you-heartburn/comments 2009-03-13T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/can-an-unhappy-marriage-give-you-heartburn <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/03/kevin-massaro.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-667" title="kevin-massaro" alt="" width="95" height="143" src="/images/blog/2009/03/kevin-massaro.jpg" /></a>A new study by a doctoral candidate in clinical psychology at the University of Utah has indicated th Formula for Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/formula-for-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/formula-for-divorce/comments 2009-03-12T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/formula-for-divorce <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/03/heidi-28.jpg"><img class="left size-thumbnail wp-image-653" title="heidi-28" alt="" width="122" height="150" src="/images/blog/2009/03/heidi-28.jpg" /></a>Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone and his wife Slavica have been granted an uncontested divorce after 25 years Overpayment of Child Support? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/overpayment-of-child-support http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/overpayment-of-child-support/comments 2009-03-11T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/overpayment-of-child-support <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/03/elissa-bercovitz.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-647" title="elissa-bercovitz" alt="" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/2009/03/elissa-bercovitz.jpg" /></a>If you made payments through the Family Support Registry, then Child Support Enforcement can Game Over for Casino Boss and His Wife http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/game-over-for-casino-boss-and-his-wife http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/game-over-for-casino-boss-and-his-wife/comments 2009-03-11T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/game-over-for-casino-boss-and-his-wife <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/03/heidi-27.jpg"><img class="left size-thumbnail wp-image-643" title="heidi-27" alt="" width="122" height="150" src="/images/blog/2009/03/heidi-27.jpg" /></a>On Monday March 5th, casino magnet Steve Wynn and his wife Elaine filed for divorce in Las Vegas, Nevada. Mr Wyn Author of "Call Me Crazy" Finalizes Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/author-of-call-me-crazy-finalizes-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/author-of-call-me-crazy-finalizes-divorce/comments 2009-03-10T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/author-of-call-me-crazy-finalizes-divorce <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/03/heidi-25.jpg"><img class="left size-thumbnail wp-image-638" title="heidi-25" alt="" width="122" height="150" src="/images/blog/2009/03/heidi-25.jpg" /></a>Actress and author Anne Heche has finalized her divorce from cinemotographer husband Coleman Laffoon after being Harmonious Divorce? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/harmonious-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/harmonious-divorce/comments 2009-03-09T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/harmonious-divorce <p>Although this phrase sounds like an oxymoron, an emerging practice called &quot;Collaborative Law&quot; includes a <a href="/images/blog/2009/03/peggy-walker.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-633" title="peggy-walker" alt="" width="95" height="132" src="/images/blog/2009/03/peggy-walker. Divorce is Hard - Even for the Legally Blonde http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-is-hard-even-for-the-legally-blonde http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-is-hard-even-for-the-legally-blonde/comments 2009-03-05T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-is-hard-even-for-the-legally-blonde <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/03/heidi-24.jpg"><img class="left size-thumbnail wp-image-628" title="heidi-24" alt="" width="122" height="150" src="/images/blog/2009/03/heidi-24.jpg" /></a>Reese Witherspoon describes her 2005 divorce from Ryan Phillippe as &quot;humiliating and isolating, but if divo Divorce Prediction Research http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-prediction-research http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-prediction-research/comments 2009-03-04T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-prediction-research <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/03/camille-mulholland.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-612" title="camille-mulholland" alt="" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/2009/03/camille-mulholland.jpg" /></a>Dr John Gottman of the the University of Washington calculated that a strong marriage Twice Divorced Robin Williams Postpones Performances http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/twice-divorced-robin-williams-postpones-performances http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/twice-divorced-robin-williams-postpones-performances/comments 2009-03-04T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/twice-divorced-robin-williams-postpones-performances <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/03/heidi-23.jpg"><img class="left size-thumbnail wp-image-623" title="heidi-23" alt="" width="122" height="150" src="/images/blog/2009/03/heidi-23.jpg" /></a>Robin Williams, who filed for divorce from second wife of 19 years last March, has postponed 4 live performances Is Your Marriage at Risk? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/is-your-marriage-at-risk http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/is-your-marriage-at-risk/comments 2009-03-03T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/is-your-marriage-at-risk <p>A recent psychological study has identified the <a href="/images/blog/2009/03/jenny-wray.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-608" title="jenny-wray" alt="" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/2009/03/jenny-wray.jpg" /></a>3 types of marriages that have the highest risk of divorce:<br Jennifer Anniston Discusses Divorce from Brad Pitt http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/jennifer-anniston-discusses-divorce-from-brad-pitt http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/jennifer-anniston-discusses-divorce-from-brad-pitt/comments 2009-03-02T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/jennifer-anniston-discusses-divorce-from-brad-pitt <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/03/heidi-21.jpg"><img class="left size-thumbnail wp-image-604" title="heidi-21" alt="" width="122" height="150" src="/images/blog/2009/03/heidi-21.jpg" /></a>Jennifer Anniston and Brad Pitt divorced in 2005, but going on four years later, the press remains interested in Cohabitation Raises Couples Chances of Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/cohabitation-raises-couples-chances-of-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/cohabitation-raises-couples-chances-of-divorce/comments 2009-03-01T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/cohabitation-raises-couples-chances-of-divorce <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/03/hollie-hinton.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-599" title="hollie-hinton" alt="" width="95" height="132" src="/images/blog/2009/03/hollie-hinton.jpg" /></a>Maggie Gallagher and Linda Waite, authors of &quot;A Case for Marriage&quot;, say that studies regard Are Verbal Agreements Regarding Child Support Valid? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/are-verbal-agreements-regarding-child-support-valid http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/are-verbal-agreements-regarding-child-support-valid/comments 2009-02-27T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/are-verbal-agreements-regarding-child-support-valid <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/02/kevin-massaro3.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-595" title="kevin-massaro3" alt="" width="95" height="143" src="/images/blog/2009/02/kevin-massaro3.jpg" /></a>If the custodial parent tells the other parent that child support is necessary, the non-custodial Step Parent Adoption http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/step-parent-adoption http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/step-parent-adoption/comments 2009-02-26T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/step-parent-adoption <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/02/elissa-bercovitz1.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-587" title="elissa-bercovitz1" alt="" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/2009/02/elissa-bercovitz1.jpg" /></a>For a step-parent to adopt a child in the State of Colorado, they must be married to the DNA Tests for Paternity http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/dna-tests-for-paternity http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/dna-tests-for-paternity/comments 2009-02-26T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/dna-tests-for-paternity <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/02/steve-vertucci1.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-591" title="steve-vertucci1" alt="" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/2009/02/steve-vertucci1.jpg" /></a><br /> <br /> Paternity Tests are used to determine the identity of a child's biological fath Courts Taking the Unstable Economy into Consideration http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/courts-taking-the-unstable-economy-into-consideration http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/courts-taking-the-unstable-economy-into-consideration/comments 2009-02-25T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/courts-taking-the-unstable-economy-into-consideration <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/02/alex-white2.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-582" title="alex-white2" alt="" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/2009/02/alex-white2.jpg" /></a>Colorado Courts are taking into account today's unstable economic environment when hearing cases regarding The High Cost of an Affair http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-high-cost-of-an-affair http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-high-cost-of-an-affair/comments 2009-02-24T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-high-cost-of-an-affair <a href="/images/blog/2009/02/heidi-24.jpg"><img class="left size-thumbnail wp-image-575" title="heidi-24" src="/images/blog/2009/02/heidi-24.jpg" alt="" width="122" height="150" /></a>A British newspaper recently reported that the average cost of an affair is approximately 8,000 pounds, or $11,600 Collecting Back Child Support http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/collecting-back-child-support http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/collecting-back-child-support/comments 2009-02-23T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/collecting-back-child-support <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/02/peggy-walker4.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-567" title="peggy-walker4" alt="" width="95" height="132" src="/images/blog/2009/02/peggy-walker4.jpg" /></a>If there were court orders in place for child support to be paid, the recipient can file a motion for Madonna and Ritchie to Share Custody http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/madonna-and-ritchie-to-share-custody http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/madonna-and-ritchie-to-share-custody/comments 2009-02-23T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/madonna-and-ritchie-to-share-custody <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/02/richard-harris3.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-571" title="richard-harris3" alt="" width="95" height="143" src="/images/blog/2009/02/richard-harris3.jpg" /></a>News reports indicate that the pop star and the film director entered into a shared custody set What is the Effective Date When Support is Modified? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/what-is-the-effective-date-when-support-is-modified http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/what-is-the-effective-date-when-support-is-modified/comments 2009-02-20T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/what-is-the-effective-date-when-support-is-modified <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/02/kevin-massaro2.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-557" title="kevin-massaro2" alt="" width="95" height="143" src="/images/blog/2009/02/kevin-massaro2.jpg" /></a>Generally, a child support modification is only retroactive to the date of filing the motion. Howe Sensitive Issues Re: the California Octuplets http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/sensitive-issues-re-the-california-octuplets http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/sensitive-issues-re-the-california-octuplets/comments 2009-02-20T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/sensitive-issues-re-the-california-octuplets <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/02/richard-harris2.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-561" title="richard-harris2" alt="" width="95" height="143" src="/images/blog/2009/02/richard-harris2.jpg" /></a>So, what do we make about the mother in California, Nadya Suleman, who recently gave birth to o Parental Planning for Relocation http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/parental-planning-for-relocation http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/parental-planning-for-relocation/comments 2009-02-19T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/parental-planning-for-relocation <p>Perhaps the most important consideration for the court in determining relocation cases is how will it impact the parenting relationship with the other parent. Parents seeking to relocate will be well served to outline several approaches and plans to maintaining substantive parenting time with the What if Child Support Orders Were Issued in Wyoming? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/what-if-child-support-orders-were-issued-in-wyoming http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/what-if-child-support-orders-were-issued-in-wyoming/comments 2009-02-18T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/what-if-child-support-orders-were-issued-in-wyoming <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/02/alex-white1.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-548" title="alex-white1" alt="" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/2009/02/alex-white1.jpg" /></a>Under the Uniform Child Custody Jurisdiction Act, Colorado Courts have a duty to enforce a decree and paren How Long Will Our Divorce Take? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/how-long-will-our-divorce-take http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/how-long-will-our-divorce-take/comments 2009-02-17T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/how-long-will-our-divorce-take <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/02/camille-mulholland.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-539" title="camille-mulholland" alt="" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/2009/02/camille-mulholland.jpg" /></a>The minimum amount of time it takes to obtain a divorce in the State of Colorado is 90 Termination of Child Support http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/termination-of-child-support http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/termination-of-child-support/comments 2009-02-17T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/termination-of-child-support <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/02/erica-vargas.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-543" title="erica-vargas" alt="" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/2009/02/erica-vargas.jpg" /></a>You can generally terminate child support payments when the child turns 19 which is the age of emancipat If You Need to Modify Child Suppport, File Now! http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/if-you-need-to-modify-child-suppport-file-now http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/if-you-need-to-modify-child-suppport-file-now/comments 2009-02-14T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/if-you-need-to-modify-child-suppport-file-now <p><br /> &nbsp;</p> <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/02/hollie-hinton.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-534" title="hollie-hinton" alt="" width="95" height="132" src="/images/blog/2009/02/hollie-hinton.jpg" /></a>In Colorado, you can modify child support based on an employment change that w Child Support Modifications: Imputing Income http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/child-support-modifications-imputing-income http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/child-support-modifications-imputing-income/comments 2009-02-13T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/child-support-modifications-imputing-income <p> <span style="font-family: Arial">To impute income, the court must first determine that a parent is voluntarily underemployed or unemployed. If the court finds that this is the case, child support will be calculated based on potential income. The court considers a myriad of factors, but may imp Actor Eddie Murphy to Pay $51,000 in Child Support per Month http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/actor-eddie-murphy-to-pay-51-000-in-child-support-per-month http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/actor-eddie-murphy-to-pay-51-000-in-child-support-per-month/comments 2009-02-10T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/actor-eddie-murphy-to-pay-51-000-in-child-support-per-month <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/02/heidi-23.jpg"><img class="left size-thumbnail wp-image-495" title="heidi-23" alt="" width="122" height="150" src="/images/blog/2009/02/heidi-23.jpg" /></a>After a 15 month court battle, actor Eddie Murphy has agreed to pay $51,000 in child support to his former lover Divorce Becomes an Art Form http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-becomes-an-art-form http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-becomes-an-art-form/comments 2009-02-06T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-becomes-an-art-form <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/02/heidi-21.jpg"><img class="left size-thumbnail wp-image-485" title="heidi-21" alt="" width="122" height="150" src="/images/blog/2009/02/heidi-21.jpg" /></a>Opening in Los Angeles on Valentines Day, &quot;Divorce, the Musical&quot; shows one couple's hellish journey to Divorce Via Facebook? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-via-facebook http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-via-facebook/comments 2009-02-06T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-via-facebook <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/02/heidi-2.jpg"><img class="left size-thumbnail wp-image-473" title="heidi-2" alt="" width="122" height="150" src="/images/blog/2009/02/heidi-2.jpg" /></a>Given the pervasive nature of the internet, it was only a matter of time before someone announced their intention t What is Collaborative Law? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/what-is-collaborative-law http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/what-is-collaborative-law/comments 2009-02-05T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/what-is-collaborative-law <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/02/peggy-walker2.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-467" title="peggy-walker2" alt="" width="95" height="132" src="/images/blog/2009/02/peggy-walker2.jpg" /></a>Collaborative Law is a new approach to Colorado family law whereby both parties in the divorce case h Colorado Child Support http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-child-support http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-child-support/comments 2009-02-04T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-child-support <p><br /> &nbsp;</p> <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/02/steve-vertucci.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-463" title="steve-vertucci" alt="" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/2009/02/steve-vertucci.jpg" /></a><span style="font-family: Arial">Generally, both parents have a financial o Mediation at The Harris Law Firm http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/mediation-at-the-harris-law-firm http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/mediation-at-the-harris-law-firm/comments 2009-02-02T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/mediation-at-the-harris-law-firm <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/02/kevin-massaro1.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-478" title="kevin-massaro1" alt="" width="95" height="143" src="/images/blog/2009/02/kevin-massaro1.jpg" /></a>Family law attorney and mediator Margaret Walker at The Harris Law Firm says mediation can be used What is an Initial Status Conference? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/what-is-an-initial-status-conference http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/what-is-an-initial-status-conference/comments 2009-01-30T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/what-is-an-initial-status-conference <p><br /> &nbsp;</p> <p><span style="font-family: Arial">The initial status conference is often the first Court date in your divorce case.<span> </span>The Court meets with both spouses at the ISC to determine how the case is progressing and what issues need to be addressed.<span> </span>If there Parental Alientation http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/parental-alientation http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/parental-alientation/comments 2009-01-29T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/parental-alientation <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/01/camille-mulholland.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-449" title="camille-mulholland" alt="" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/2009/01/camille-mulholland.jpg" /></a>Often times during a child custody and/or child support dispute, the parents act in wa Annulments Limited to Unlawful Unions http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/annulments-limited-to-unlawful-unions http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/annulments-limited-to-unlawful-unions/comments 2009-01-26T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/annulments-limited-to-unlawful-unions <p><br /> &nbsp;</p> <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/02/alex-white.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-480" title="alex-white" alt="" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/2009/02/alex-white.jpg" /></a><span style="font-family: Arial">You cannot obtain an annulment based on the short dura Dallas Man Seeks to Dissolve a Same Sex Marriage http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/dallas-man-seeks-to-dissolve-a-same-sex-marriage http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/dallas-man-seeks-to-dissolve-a-same-sex-marriage/comments 2009-01-23T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/dallas-man-seeks-to-dissolve-a-same-sex-marriage <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/01/hollie-hinton1.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-429" title="hollie-hinton1" alt="" width="95" height="132" src="/images/blog/2009/01/hollie-hinton1.jpg" /></a>In what could further define the rights of same sex couples in the U.S, a man in Dallas has filed Star of Grey's Anatomy and Private Practice to Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/star-of-grey-s-anatomy-and-private-practice-to-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/star-of-grey-s-anatomy-and-private-practice-to-divorce/comments 2009-01-22T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/star-of-grey-s-anatomy-and-private-practice-to-divorce <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/01/heidi-27.jpg"><img class="left size-thumbnail wp-image-421" title="heidi-27" alt="" width="110" height="135" src="/images/blog/2009/01/heidi-27.jpg" /></a>PR representatives for actress Kate Walsh and executive Alex Young say that &quot;Papers have been filed to amic Co-Parenting Following a Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/co-parenting-following-a-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/co-parenting-following-a-divorce/comments 2009-01-21T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/co-parenting-following-a-divorce <p><br /> &nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><br /> &nbsp;</p> <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/01/jenny-wray1.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-410" title="jenny-wray1" alt="" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/2009/01/jenny-wray1.jpg" /></a>Many couples seeking a divorce find it difficu Military Divorces on the Rise http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/military-divorces-on-the-rise http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/military-divorces-on-the-rise/comments 2009-01-20T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/military-divorces-on-the-rise <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/01/steve-vertucci2.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-404" title="steve-vertucci2" alt="" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/2009/01/steve-vertucci2.jpg" /></a>Data obtained from the American Forces Press Service reports that military divorces rose by .1 Foreign Marriages Valid in Colorado http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/foreign-marriages-valid-in-colorado http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/foreign-marriages-valid-in-colorado/comments 2009-01-19T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/foreign-marriages-valid-in-colorado <p> <span style="font-family: Arial">Q: Pursuant to <a href="http://www.lexis.com/research/xlink?app=00075&amp;view=full&amp;searchtype=get&amp;search=23+Colo.+App.+368" target="x" title="Clicking this link retrieves the full text document in another window">Griswold v. Griswold, 23 Colo. App. 365 European Union Seeks to Adopt New Divorce Laws http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/european-union-seeks-to-adopt-new-divorce-laws http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/european-union-seeks-to-adopt-new-divorce-laws/comments 2009-01-16T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/european-union-seeks-to-adopt-new-divorce-laws <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/01/elissa-bercovitz1.jpg"><img width="95" height="133" alt="" src="/images/blog/2009/01/elissa-bercovitz1.jpg" title="elissa-bercovitz1" class="left size-medium wp-image-394" /></a>The EU justice ministers were split today regarding the adopton of new divorce laws for m How Long Does the Divorce Process Take? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/how-long-does-the-divorce-process-take http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/how-long-does-the-divorce-process-take/comments 2009-01-15T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/how-long-does-the-divorce-process-take <p><br /> &nbsp;</p> <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/01/erica-vargas1.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-407" title="erica-vargas1" alt="" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/2009/01/erica-vargas1.jpg" /></a><span style="font-family: Arial">The minimum amount of time it takes to obtain Prophetic Singer Amy Winehouse Predicts that Love is a Losing Game. http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/prophetic-singer-amy-winehouse-predicts-that-love-is-a-losing-game http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/prophetic-singer-amy-winehouse-predicts-that-love-is-a-losing-game/comments 2009-01-14T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/prophetic-singer-amy-winehouse-predicts-that-love-is-a-losing-game <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/01/heidi-25.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-378" title="heidi-25" alt="" width="105" height="118" src="/images/blog/2009/01/heidi-25.jpg" /></a>English singer-songwriter Amy Winehouse wrote and recorded &quot;Love is a Losing Game&quot; for her second album B California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger Creates Fee to File for Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/california-governor-arnold-schwarzenegger-creates-fee-to-file-for-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/california-governor-arnold-schwarzenegger-creates-fee-to-file-for-divorce/comments 2009-01-13T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/california-governor-arnold-schwarzenegger-creates-fee-to-file-for-divorce <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/01/jenny-wray.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-375" title="jenny-wray" alt="" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/2009/01/jenny-wray.jpg" /></a>With the State of California facing a projected $40 billion shortfall over 18 months, Governor Arnold Schwarze Judge vs. Magistrate http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/judge-vs-magistrate http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/judge-vs-magistrate/comments 2009-01-12T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/judge-vs-magistrate <p><br /> &nbsp;</p> <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/01/kevin-massaro.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-367" title="kevin-massaro" alt="" width="95" height="143" src="/images/blog/2009/01/kevin-massaro.jpg" /></a><span style="font-family: Arial">A Judge is appointed by Colorado's Governor, Divorces Can Be Big, Small, or Medium http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorces-can-be-big-small-or-medium http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorces-can-be-big-small-or-medium/comments 2009-01-09T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorces-can-be-big-small-or-medium <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/01/heidi-22.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-361" title="heidi-22" alt="" width="109" height="117" src="/images/blog/2009/01/heidi-22.jpg" /></a>Actress Patricia Arquette, star of NBC's &quot;Medium&quot; has filed for divorce from actor husband Thomas Jane in Some Spouses Will Get an Arm and a Leg, but a Kidney? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/some-spouses-will-get-an-arm-and-a-leg-but-a-kidney http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/some-spouses-will-get-an-arm-and-a-leg-but-a-kidney/comments 2009-01-08T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/some-spouses-will-get-an-arm-and-a-leg-but-a-kidney <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/01/heidi-2.jpg"><img class="size-medium wp-image-343 " title="heidi-2" alt="" width="102" height="129" src="/images/blog/2009/01/heidi-2.jpg" /></a><br /> <br /> As part of the divorce settlement, New York divorce attorney, Dominic Barbara, and his client, surgeon Dr. How Do We Handle Credit Card Debt During a Divorce? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/how-do-we-handle-credit-card-debt-during-a-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/how-do-we-handle-credit-card-debt-during-a-divorce/comments 2009-01-08T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/how-do-we-handle-credit-card-debt-during-a-divorce <p>The Colorado Courts seek to <a href="/images/blog/2009/01/alex-white.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-334" title="alex-white" alt="" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/2009/01/alex-white.jpg" /></a>divide assets and debts on an equitable basis. Regarding credit card debt accumula What is a Child Family Investigator (CFI)? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/what-is-a-child-family-investigator-cfi http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/what-is-a-child-family-investigator-cfi/comments 2009-01-07T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/what-is-a-child-family-investigator-cfi <p> A CFI is an individual appointed by the court to conduct an investigation and make recommendations to the court regarding parental decision making responsibilities and parenting time. The CFI is usually a licensed&nbsp; therapist or has a background in psychology and/or counseling.</p> Marital Debt 101 http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/marital-debt-101 http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/marital-debt-101/comments 2009-01-06T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/marital-debt-101 <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/01/erica-vargas.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-326" title="erica-vargas" alt="" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/2009/01/erica-vargas.jpg" /></a>Colorado law provides that marital debt be divided on an equitable basis. When deciding what is fair, th Create a Foundation for a New Beginning http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/create-a-foundation-for-a-new-beginning http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/create-a-foundation-for-a-new-beginning/comments 2009-01-05T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/create-a-foundation-for-a-new-beginning <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/01/hollie-hinton.jpg"><img width="95" height="132" src="/images/blog/2009/01/hollie-hinton.jpg" alt="" title="hollie-hinton" class="left size-medium wp-image-321" /></a>There is no quick and easy method for working through the pain of divorce, but you must be aware that Happy New Year! http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/happy-new-year http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/happy-new-year/comments 2009-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/happy-new-year <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/01/richard-harris.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-317" title="richard-harris" alt="" width="95" height="143" src="/images/blog/2009/01/richard-harris.jpg" /></a>Rich Harris, and everyone at The Harris Law Firm, would like to wish all of you a very happy, heal Celebrity Divorces for 2008 http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/celebrity-divorces-for-2008 http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/celebrity-divorces-for-2008/comments 2008-12-31T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/celebrity-divorces-for-2008 <p><a href="/images/blog/2009/01/heidi-21.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-347" title="heidi-21" alt="" width="111" height="156" src="/images/blog/2009/01/heidi-21.jpg" /></a><br /> <br /> The biggest divorce news of 2008 came when Madonna and Guy Ritchie filed for divorce in mid-October Actor Alec Baldwin Writes Divorce Guide for Men http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/actor-alec-baldwin-writes-divorce-guide-for-men http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/actor-alec-baldwin-writes-divorce-guide-for-men/comments 2008-12-30T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/actor-alec-baldwin-writes-divorce-guide-for-men <p><a href="/images/blog/2008/12/steve-vertucci2.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-303" title="steve-vertucci2" alt="" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/2008/12/steve-vertucci2.jpg" /></a><br /> <br /> Actor Alec Baldwin, who stars with actress/writer Tina Fey on the NBC sitcom, & When Can A Child Decide? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/when-can-a-child-decide http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/when-can-a-child-decide/comments 2008-12-30T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/when-can-a-child-decide <p><a href="/images/blog/2008/12/peggy-walker4.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-298" title="peggy-walker4" alt="" width="95" height="132" src="/images/blog/2008/12/peggy-walker4.jpg" /></a>Many states in the US will allow children to decide with whom they wish to reside when they reach a c The Division of Marital Assets http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-division-of-marital-assets http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-division-of-marital-assets/comments 2008-12-29T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/the-division-of-marital-assets <p>The first step in dividing marital assets is obtaining and reviewing financial information from both parties. Generally, the assets and debt that a married couple accumulates during the course of the marriage are divided between them as fairly as possible.<br /> <br /> To view this article in i Divorce and Taxes http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-and-taxes http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-and-taxes/comments 2008-12-26T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-and-taxes <p><a href="/images/blog/2008/12/elissa-bercovitz2.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-289" title="elissa-bercovitz2" alt="" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/2008/12/elissa-bercovitz2.jpg" /></a>In short, maintenance payments must be declared as income by the person who receives them To a Peaceful and Joyous Holiday http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/to-a-peaceful-and-joyous-holiday http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/to-a-peaceful-and-joyous-holiday/comments 2008-12-24T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/to-a-peaceful-and-joyous-holiday <p><a href="/images/blog/2008/12/richard-harris4.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-285" title="richard-harris4" alt="" width="95" height="143" src="/images/blog/2008/12/richard-harris4.jpg" /></a>And all the best to each of you during this festive season.<br /> <br /> From Rich Harris and Divorce: What to Tell Your Children http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-what-to-tell-your-children http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-what-to-tell-your-children/comments 2008-12-22T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-what-to-tell-your-children <p> It is important to be honest with your children during the divorce process. Speak to them in a direct manner and emphasize that your separation is permanent. Reassure them that the divorce is not their fault. Stress that the stabiliity and structure of their lives will remain constant, and the How Long Do I Have to Pay Child Support? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/how-long-do-i-have-to-pay-child-support http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/how-long-do-i-have-to-pay-child-support/comments 2008-12-19T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/how-long-do-i-have-to-pay-child-support <p><a href="/images/blog/2008/12/steve-vertucci1.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-274" title="steve-vertucci1" alt="" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/2008/12/steve-vertucci1.jpg" /></a>In Colorado, child support is generally due and payable until the child is 19 or is otherwise e Legal Separation and Filing Tax Returns Jointly http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/legal-separation-and-filing-tax-returns-jointly http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/legal-separation-and-filing-tax-returns-jointly/comments 2008-12-17T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/legal-separation-and-filing-tax-returns-jointly <p><br /> &nbsp;</p> <p class="NormalWeb1"><a href="/images/blog/2008/12/richard-harris2.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-264" title="richard-harris2" alt="" width="95" height="143" src="/images/blog/2008/12/richard-harris2.jpg" /></a></p> <p><br /> &nbsp;</p> <p class="NormalWeb1">Un Relocation: Determining the Best Interest of the Child http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/relocation-determining-the-best-interest-of-the-child http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/relocation-determining-the-best-interest-of-the-child/comments 2008-12-15T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/relocation-determining-the-best-interest-of-the-child <p><a href="/images/blog/2008/12/hollie-hinton2.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-254" title="hollie-hinton2" alt="" width="95" height="132" src="/images/blog/2008/12/hollie-hinton2.jpg" /></a>Relocation is a material change in circumstances and if the parties are unable to readjust the cus Moving Out - Some Common Misconceptions http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/moving-out-some-common-misconceptions http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/moving-out-some-common-misconceptions/comments 2008-12-12T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/moving-out-some-common-misconceptions <p><a href="/images/blog/2008/12/elissa-bercovitz1.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-242" title="elissa-bercovitz1" alt="" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/2008/12/elissa-bercovitz1.jpg" /></a>In a divorce, every couple must, at some point, deal with the decision of who moves out o Can I File for Divorce on My Own? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/can-i-file-for-divorce-on-my-own http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/can-i-file-for-divorce-on-my-own/comments 2008-12-12T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/can-i-file-for-divorce-on-my-own <p><img alt="" src="file:///C:/DOCUME~1/CULBER~1/LOCALS~1/Temp/moz-screenshot.jpg" /><a href="/images/blog/2008/12/erica-vargas2.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-249" title="erica-vargas2" alt="" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/2008/12/erica-vargas2.jpg" /></a>When an individual Divorce and Seniors http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-and-seniors http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-and-seniors/comments 2008-12-11T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/divorce-and-seniors <p><a href="/images/blog/2008/12/peggy-walker2.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-237" title="peggy-walker2" alt="" width="95" height="132" src="/images/blog/2008/12/peggy-walker2.jpg" /></a>Divorce is difficult at any any age, but it can be especially challenging for elderly couples. The em What is a Legal Separation? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/what-is-a-legal-separation http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/what-is-a-legal-separation/comments 2008-12-10T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/what-is-a-legal-separation <p><a href="/images/blog/2008/12/alex-white.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-226" title="alex-white" alt="" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/2008/12/alex-white.jpg" /></a>A legal separation is very similar to a divorce. In fact, the court will address all of the same issues involv Military Law and Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/military-law-and-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/military-law-and-divorce/comments 2008-12-09T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/military-law-and-divorce <p><a href="/images/blog/2008/12/kevin-massaro1.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-220" title="kevin-massaro1" alt="" width="95" height="143" src="/images/blog/2008/12/kevin-massaro1.jpg" /></a><br /> <br /> If you or your spouse are in the military, there are special military laws and iss Creating Postive Interactions with Your Ex Spouse http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/creating-postive-interactions-with-your-ex-spouse http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/creating-postive-interactions-with-your-ex-spouse/comments 2008-12-08T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/creating-postive-interactions-with-your-ex-spouse <p> For a great many individuals, going through a divorce is a traumatic process.&nbsp; Learning about the emotional phases that divorcing couples commonly experience , perhaps with the assistance of a qualified therapist, may help you to make this transition and establish a different but healthy What Constitutes a Common Law Marriage? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/what-constitutes-a-common-law-marriage http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/what-constitutes-a-common-law-marriage/comments 2008-12-05T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/what-constitutes-a-common-law-marriage <p><br /> &nbsp;</p> <p><a href="/images/blog/2008/12/steve-vertucci.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-204" title="steve-vertucci" alt="" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/2008/12/steve-vertucci.jpg" /></a><span style="font-family: Arial">There are no clean-cut designations that d Dividing Marital Assets http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/dividing-marital-assets http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/dividing-marital-assets/comments 2008-12-04T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/dividing-marital-assets <p><span style="font-family: Arial">Pursuant to C.R.S. Sec. 14-10-107(4)(b)(I)(A) &amp; (D), a party is restrained from transferring, encumbering, concealing, or in any way disposing of, without the consent of the other party or an order of the court, any marital property.</span></p> <p><br /> &nb Can I Ask My Spouse to Pay for the Divorce? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/can-i-ask-my-spouse-to-pay-for-the-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/can-i-ask-my-spouse-to-pay-for-the-divorce/comments 2008-12-03T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/can-i-ask-my-spouse-to-pay-for-the-divorce <p><a href="/images/blog/2008/12/hollie-hinton.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-193" title="hollie-hinton" alt="" width="95" height="132" src="/images/blog/2008/12/hollie-hinton.jpg" /></a>You can request that your spouse pay for your attorney's fees, but there is no guarantee that the Cou Do I Need a Lawyer? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/do-i-need-a-lawyer http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/do-i-need-a-lawyer/comments 2008-12-02T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/do-i-need-a-lawyer <p><a href="/images/blog/2008/12/camille-mulholland1.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-186" title="camille-mulholland1" alt="" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/2008/12/camille-mulholland1.jpg" /></a>When dealing with family law matters, including divorce and issues regarding parent Protecting Children from Parental Abductions http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/protecting-children-from-parental-abductions http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/protecting-children-from-parental-abductions/comments 2008-11-26T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/protecting-children-from-parental-abductions <p><a href="/images/blog/2008/12/richard-harris1.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-181" title="richard-harris1" alt="" width="95" height="143" src="/images/blog/2008/12/richard-harris1.jpg" /></a>In the absence of an existing court order, there can be no custodial abduction and either paren When Pets are an Issue in Divorce Proceedings http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/when-pets-are-an-issue-in-divorce-proceedings http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/when-pets-are-an-issue-in-divorce-proceedings/comments 2008-11-25T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/when-pets-are-an-issue-in-divorce-proceedings <p>During the last several years, more and more couples are finding it difficult to reach an agreement about the living arrangements of the family pet following a divorce.&nbsp; Issues include decision making, visitation, and the costs associated with the pet's well being.<br /> <br /> To view thi Investigations and Evaluations http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/investigations-and-evaluations http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/investigations-and-evaluations/comments 2008-11-24T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/investigations-and-evaluations <p style="text-align: left"><a href="/images/blog/2008/11/richard-harris2.jpg"><img class="size-medium wp-image-145 " title="richard-harris2" alt="" width="95" height="143" src="/images/blog/2008/11/richard-harris2.jpg" /></a>In domestic proceedings, many investigations and evaluations may be ordere Marital Agreements http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/marital-agreements http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/marital-agreements/comments 2008-11-20T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/marital-agreements <p> With almost half of all new marriages now ending in divorce, it is becoming more and more common for spouses to have a prenuptial agreement, or marital agreement, as it is now called under Colorado law. While it is important for couples to be hopeful and optimistic about the ultimate success o Forgiving Infidelity http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/forgiving-infidelity http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/forgiving-infidelity/comments 2008-11-19T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/forgiving-infidelity <p><br /> <br /> Finding out that your spouse is having an affair is one of life's most painful experiences, but if you are willing to work together, your relationship can be salvaged. It is important that both partners be committed to the healing process and begin with the realization that it wil Filing a Motion for Temporary Orders http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/filing-a-motion-for-temporary-orders http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/filing-a-motion-for-temporary-orders/comments 2008-11-18T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/filing-a-motion-for-temporary-orders <p><a href="/images/blog/2008/11/steve-vertucci.jpg"><img class="size-medium wp-image-90 " title="steve-vertucci" alt="" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/2008/11/steve-vertucci.jpg" /></a><br /> <br /> A motion is a request made by a party upon which the court issues a ruling or order.&nb Finding a Great Lawyer http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/finding-a-great-lawyer http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/finding-a-great-lawyer/comments 2008-11-18T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/finding-a-great-lawyer <p><a href="/images/blog/2008/11/kevin-massaro.jpg"><img class="size-medium wp-image-93 " title="kevin-massaro" alt="" width="95" height="143" src="/images/blog/2008/11/kevin-massaro.jpg" /></a>Selecting the right lawyer is crucial to the success of your family law case. Begin by meeting with the fa 10 Ways to Control Your Legal Costs During a Dispute http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/10-ways-to-control-your-legal-costs-during-a-dispute http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/10-ways-to-control-your-legal-costs-during-a-dispute/comments 2008-11-17T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/10-ways-to-control-your-legal-costs-during-a-dispute <p><a href="/images/blog/2008/11/jenny-wray.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-96" title="jenny-wray" alt="" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/2008/11/jenny-wray.jpg" /></a>Being informed, being organized and knowing the legal process are only three of the ten important ways to begin Maintenance (Alimony or Spousal Support) http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/maintenance-alimony-or-spousal-support http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/maintenance-alimony-or-spousal-support/comments 2008-11-14T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/maintenance-alimony-or-spousal-support <p><br /> <br /> Maintenance, also known as alimony or spousal support, is money paid by the higher income producing spouse to support the spouse who is earning less money.&nbsp; Maintenance is an amount of money paid to the other spouse to pay for his or her needs and is separate from the money p How Do We Divide Our Upside Down House? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/how-do-we-divide-our-upside-down-house http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/how-do-we-divide-our-upside-down-house/comments 2008-11-14T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/how-do-we-divide-our-upside-down-house <p><br /> <br /> In today's difficult economic environment,&nbsp; the marital home is often worth less now than you originally paid. If your house is &quot;upside down&quot; meaning you owe more than the house is currently worth, it can be a difficult asset to divide during the divorce process. Yo Proper Courtroom Behavior http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/proper-courtroom-behavior http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/proper-courtroom-behavior/comments 2008-11-14T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/proper-courtroom-behavior <p><a href="/images/blog/2008/11/jenny-wray1.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-106" title="jenny-wray1" alt="" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/2008/11/jenny-wray1.jpg" /></a><br /> <br /> Many people do not know how to behave or what to expect when arriving to court, so here are Will the Court Consider a Child's Wishes Regarding Parenting Time? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/will-the-court-consider-a-child-s-wishes-regarding-parenting-time http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/will-the-court-consider-a-child-s-wishes-regarding-parenting-time/comments 2008-11-13T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/will-the-court-consider-a-child-s-wishes-regarding-parenting-time <p><a href="/images/blog/2008/11/hollie-hinton.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-112" title="hollie-hinton" alt="" width="95" height="132" src="/images/blog/2008/11/hollie-hinton.jpg" /></a><br /> <br /> Colorado courts do not have to take into consideration a child's wishes regarding par Emotional Intelligence http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/emotional-intelligence http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/emotional-intelligence/comments 2008-11-13T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/emotional-intelligence <p><a href="/images/blog/2008/11/cabo.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-26" title="cabo" alt="" width="180" height="135" src="/images/blog/2008/11/cabo.jpg" /></a>In his book Emotional Intelligence, author Daniel Goleman discusses the importance of managing emotions in relationships.<br /> How Does the Prenuptial Process Work? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/how-does-the-prenuptial-process-work http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/how-does-the-prenuptial-process-work/comments 2008-11-13T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/how-does-the-prenuptial-process-work <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt"> <a href="/images/blog/2008/11/peggy-walker.jpg"><img alt="" class="size-medium wp-image-114 " height="132" src="/images/blog/2008/11/peggy-walker.jpg" title="peggy-walker" width="95" /></a></p> <p> <span style="font-f Colorado Parenting Time and Child Support http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-parenting-time-and-child-support http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-parenting-time-and-child-support/comments 2008-10-21T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/colorado-parenting-time-and-child-support <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><span>Colorado</span><span> law favors meaningful and continuing contact between both parents and the child following a divorce. Couples&nbsp;who separate usually arrive at a parenting plan in one of two ways: Either the parties come to an agreement as to how the res Division of Assets in a Colorado Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/division-of-assets-in-a-colorado-divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/division-of-assets-in-a-colorado-divorce/comments 2008-10-21T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/division-of-assets-in-a-colorado-divorce <p><a href="/images/blog/2008/11/peggy-walker1.jpg"><img class="size-medium wp-image-128 " title="peggy-walker1" alt="" width="95" height="132" src="/images/blog/2008/11/peggy-walker1.jpg" /></a></p> <p><br /> &nbsp;</p> <p><em><span>Q:<span> </span>When we divorce, how do we divide our assets?</ Preparing for Divorce in the State of Colorado http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/preparing-for-divorce-in-the-state-of-colorado http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/preparing-for-divorce-in-the-state-of-colorado/comments 2008-10-21T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/preparing-for-divorce-in-the-state-of-colorado <div><br /> <p class="MsoBodyText2"><a href="/images/blog/2008/11/camille-mulholland.jpg"><img class="left size-medium wp-image-125" title="camille-mulholland" alt="" width="95" height="133" src="/images/blog/2008/11/camille-mulholland.jpg" /></a></p> <br /> <p class="MsoBodyText2"><span>Q: Can y Grandparents Rights http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/grandparents-rights http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/grandparents-rights/comments 2008-10-21T00:00:00-07:00 Colorado Divorce Info http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/grandparents-rights <p><span>A grandparent has the right to petition for visitation if the parents are divorced or separated.<span> </span>However, in order t<span class="documentbody1">o rebut due process presumptions in favor of the parent deciding on appropriate visitation with the grandparents, the grandparents m The Firm Receives the 2009 Pro Bono Achievement Award http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/pro-bono-award 2010-05-06T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/pro-bono-award <p style="text-align: center"><img height="205" width="342" src="/uploads/userfiles/image/20100211%20Group%20Photo%20Blog%20Size.jpg" alt="" /></p> <p>The Supreme Court of the State of Colorado has awarded The Harris Law Firm with the Pro Bono Achievement Award for 2009 in appreciation for the firm The ABA Military Pro Bono Project http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/ABA-Military 2010-05-07T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/ABA-Military <p style="text-align: center"><img width="342" height="205" alt="" src="/uploads/userfiles/image/20100211%20Group%20Photo%20Blog%20Size.jpg" /></p> <p>The Harris Law Firm supports the&nbsp;American Bar Association's Military Pro Bono Project to connect active-duty military personnel and their famil The Harris Law Firm in the News! http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/in-the-news 2010-10-04T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/in-the-news <p>Go to the ABOUT US section&nbsp;in the upper right portion of our website at <a href="http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com">www.harrisfamilylaw.com</a> to read more about recent awards and news about The Harris Law Firm!</p> What is Extravagant Spending? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/what-is-extravagant-spending 2010-10-19T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/what-is-extravagant-spending <p align="left" dir="ltr">In a divorce trial today, Stephen Vertucci, Partner with The Harris Law Firm, was successful in protecting 100% of client&rsquo;s assets from&nbsp;the spouse due to the extravagant manner in which the other spouse was spending money during the <a href="http://www.harrisfami The Harris Law Firm Changes Location in Fort Collins http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/fort-collins-office 2012-07-23T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/fort-collins-office <p>The new office is located at</p> <p>1220 South College, Ste. 200, Fort Collins, CO 80524</p> <p>To schedule a consultation in our new Fort Collins office, please call&nbsp; 970 472 1838</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Free "Questions About Divorce?" Seminar http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/divorce-seminar- 6-28 2011-06-03T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/divorce-seminar- 6-28 <p>Free Divorce Seminar at The Harris Law Firm on&nbsp;Tuesday,&nbsp;June&nbsp;28th&nbsp;from 12 to 1</p> <p>Hosted by Peggy Walker,Esq. , Sr. Associate with The Harris Law Firm</p> <p>RSVP 303 299 9484</p> Top Ten Lawyers of the Decade http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/top-ten-lawyers 2011-03-17T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/top-ten-lawyers <p>In March of 2011, Rich Harris was selected as one of the finalists for the Top Ten Lawyers of the Decade by Law Week Colorado. Rich was the only family law attorney listed among the finalists and was honored to be included in a list that included the best and brightest lawyers in the State of Col The Harris Law Firm Receives Another Award! http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/another-award 2011-06-20T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/another-award <p><span style="font-family: &quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;; font-size: 11pt; mso-fareast-font-family: Calibri; mso-fareast-theme-font: minor-latin; mso-ansi-language: EN-US; mso-fareast-language: EN-US; mso-bidi-language: AR-SA">The Harris Law&nbsp;Firm has received the &ldquo;Above &am Attend Our Free "Questions About Divorce" Seminar on Aug. 18th http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/seminar-aug-18-2011 2011-08-05T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/seminar-aug-18-2011 <p>RSVP at 303 299 9484</p> Stephen Vertucci Volunteers with Meals on Wheels in Fort Collins http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/meals-on-wheels 2011-08-25T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/meals-on-wheels <p>&nbsp;</p> <div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt">Stephen Vertucci, Partner with The Harris Law Firm, volunteered with the Fort Collins Meals on Wheels program this past week to deliver meals to senior citizens in the community.&nbsp; Stephen works with the Meals on Wheels program in conjunction with Rich Harris - Best Family Law Attorney! http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/rich-harris-barristers-best 2011-08-30T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/rich-harris-barristers-best <p><br /> Rich Harris was named Best Family Law Attorney by Law Week Colorado's Barrister's Best Issue 2011!</p> Civil Unions Bill http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/civil-unions-bill 2012-01-06T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/civil-unions-bill <p>The Colorado Civil Unions Act will be reintroduced in the 2012 legislative session which begins on January 11<sup>th</sup>. Last year, the bill died on a party line vote in the House Judiciary Committee. Recent public opinion polls and movement within the political community indicate that the bil The Harris Law Firm Welcomes Thomas P. Cossit to the Firm! http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/tom-cossit 2012-04-29T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/tom-cossit <p>Thomas P. Cossit, Esq. will be working at the firm's Fort Collins office.</p> The Harris Law Firm is Honored to Receive an Award from The Colorado Supreme Court http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/supreme-court-2012 2012-04-30T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/supreme-court-2012 <p style="text-align: center">The Harris Law Firm Receives Award from the Colorado Supreme Court</p> <p>Attorney Margaret Walker accepts the 2012 Pro Bono Award from&nbsp;The Supreme Court of the State of Colorado. This is the 5th consecutive year that The Harris Law Firm has received this award.</ 2012 Colorado Lawyers Committee Awards Luncheon http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/Congratulations-to-Elizabeth-Howard-and-Her-Team 2012-05-21T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/Congratulations-to-Elizabeth-Howard-and-Her-Team <p>Each May, the Colorado Lawyers Committee hosts an Awards Luncheon to honor the law firms and individual volunteers who have made significant contributions to our community through Lawyers Committee projects. Associate Attorney Elizabeth Howard with&nbsp;The Harris Law Firm&nbsp;and her team of vo The Harris Law Firm Moves to New Location Fort Collins! http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/fort-collins-new-location 2012-06-01T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/fort-collins-new-location <p style="text-align: center"> <u><strong>Our Fort Collins Office has a New Location!</strong></u></p> <p> Our Fort Collins Office has moved and is now located at 1220 South College Ave., Suite 200. The office is located on the 2nd floor of a white building with pillars, and there is off street Top 5 Questions to Ask When Consulting with a Divorce Lawyer http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/top-5-questions 2012-06-05T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/top-5-questions <p>To read this article in its entirety, please click on the following link:</p> <p><a href="http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/top-5-questions-to-ask-when-consulting-with-a-divorce-attorney">http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/updates/top-5-questions-to-ask-when-consulting-with-a-divorce-attorney</ The Harris Law Firm Welcomes Rhonda Rawlinson, Esq. http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/rhonda-rawlinson 2012-06-20T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/rhonda-rawlinson <p>The Harris Law Firm Welcomes Rhonda Rawlinson, Esq. to<em> Colorado's Family Law Team!</em></p> <p><span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1340206371910_49">Ms. Rawlinson is a Senior Associate&nbsp;in the Firm's Denver office and will be handling complex family law matters.</span></p> <p><span>To contact Colorado Custody and Divorce: Log on to "Live Chat" at The Harris Law Firm! http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/Live-Chat 2012-06-29T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/Live-Chat <p>You can now access&nbsp;The Harris Law Firm&nbsp;via&nbsp;&quot;Live Chat&quot;</p> <p>Just log on to&nbsp;our website to ask questions about Colorado family law: Colorado Divorce, Colorado Child Support, Colorado Child Custody, Maintenance, Post Decree Matters, Step Parent Adoption, Grandparent "To Marry or Not to Marry?" A New Seminar at Senior Law Day http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/to-marry-or-not 2012-07-26T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/to-marry-or-not <p>Ms. Walker will discuss the advantages and disadvantages of second marriages. Please join her on Saturday, July 28th from 7 am to 1 pm at:</p> <p>Denver Merchandise Mart<br /> 451 E 58th Ave<br /> Denver, CO 80216<br /> &nbsp;</p> <p>For more info, please click here: <a href="http://denverse Colorado Divorce: Free "Questions About Divorce?"Seminar on August 8th at Noon! http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/free-seminar-august-2012 2012-07-30T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/free-seminar-august-2012 <div style="text-align: center; margin: 0in 0in 10pt" align="center"><b><u><span style="font-size: 11pt">Questions About a Colorado Divorce? </span></u></b></div> <div style="text-align: center; margin: 0in 0in 10pt" align="center"><i><span style="font-size: 11pt">Attend Our Free Seminar!</span></i Harris Law Attorneys to Present at Family Law Institute in Vail, CO http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/family-law-institute 2012-08-09T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/family-law-institute <p>Kevin Massaro,&nbsp;Of Counsel to The Harris Law Firm,&nbsp;will be discussing mediation, and John Tatlock , Special Counsel to the firm, will be discussing discovery issues&nbsp;in family law cases.</p> Another Positive Testimonial From a Satisfied Client at The Harris Law Firm http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/Testimonial-shawn-2012 2012-09-06T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/Testimonial-shawn-2012 <p>To Elissa Bercovitz, Esq.</p> <p>&quot;A friend told me to call The Harris Law Firm when I was having problems with my marriage. I was so confused about what to do, and not only did you help me by explaining the various legal options that I had not considered, but you listened to the details of Positive Feedback from a Client of The Harris Law Firm! http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/feedback-september-7-2012 2012-09-07T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/feedback-september-7-2012 &quot;Hello ,everything was great, and&nbsp;my attorney, Carrie Eckstein,&nbsp;was very helpful and always there for me. She represented me very well, and I will be sure to recommend&nbsp;The&nbsp;Harris Law&nbsp;Firm to anyone that needs a great attorney&quot; -Chelsea Rich Harris Named Best Family Law Attorney by Law Week Colorado for 2012! http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/Congratulations Rich! 2012-09-10T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/Congratulations Rich! <p style="text-align: center">Rich Harris Named Best Family Law Attorney by Law Week Colorado!</p> <p style="text-align: left">For the second year in a row, Rich Harris, President and Managing Partner of The Harris Law Firm has been named &quot;Best Family Law Attorney&quot;, by Law Week Colorado i Colorado Divorce: The Graying of Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/graying-of-divorce 2012-10-01T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/graying-of-divorce <p>On October 10th and October 18th, Margaret Walker, Esq, a senior attorney at The Harris Law Firm, will be presenting a free seminar called &quot;The Graying of Divorce.&quot;&nbsp; Joan Rogliano, a realtor with a certification in divorce issues, and Deb Johnson, a certified divorce planner, will Colorado Divorce:Family Law Matter in Larimer, Boulder, or Weld Counties? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/larimer, weld, boulder 2012-10-21T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/larimer, weld, boulder <p>The Harris Law Firm has offices in Denver and Fort Collins - Call to schedule a consultation today at 303 299 9484. Our 19 lawyers handle family law matters that include divorce, custody, step-parent adoption, and post decree issues.</p> Stephen Vertucci Receives 2012 Client's Choice Award from AVVO! http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/Congratulations-to-Stephen-Vertucci 2012-10-24T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/Congratulations-to-Stephen-Vertucci <p>Stephen Vertucci Receives 2012 Client Choice Award from AVVO!</p> <p>Congratulations to Stephen Vertucci, managing partner of The Harris Law Firm's Fort Collins office!</p> The Harris Law Firm Welcomes Senior Associate Robert Pomper! http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/robert-pomper 2012-10-30T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/robert-pomper <p>The Harris Law Firm welcomes Robert Pomper to the firm. Robert is a Senior Associate at the Firm and&nbsp;has over 20 years of experience in family law. He will be working at the firm's Denver office. To schedule a consultation with Mr. Pomper in the Denver office, call 303 299 9484</p> Questions About Divorce? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/Free-Seminar-in-Fort-Collins 2012-11-06T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/Free-Seminar-in-Fort-Collins <p>Attend our free &quot;Questions About Divorce?&quot; seminar in Fort Collins&nbsp;on Tuesday, &nbsp;December 11th from 12 pm to 1 pm.</p> <p>Our Fort Collins office is located at 1220 South College Avenue, and parking is right in front of the building.</p> <p>Attorney Thomas Cossitt will be pre Veteran's Day 2012 http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/veterans-day 2012-11-12T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/veterans-day <p>&nbsp;</p> <div style="page-break-after: avoid; line-height: normal; margin: 5pt 0in"><b><span style="font-size: 20pt">Still Waters: What would it be like</span></b></div> <div style="line-height: normal; margin: 5pt 0in"><span style="font-size: 12pt">Posted: Friday, Nov 9th, 2012<br /> BY: RU The Harris Law Firm Welcomes a New Senior Associate to the Team! http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/Robert-Pomper-Joins-the-firm 2012-11-14T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/Robert-Pomper-Joins-the-firm <p>The Harris Law Firm is pleased to announce that Robert Pomper has joined the firm as a Senior Associate. Mr. Pomper has over 20 years of experience as a family law attorney and will be practicing domestic relations law in the firm's Denver office. To schedule a consultation with Mr. Pomper, call Family Law Matter? Schedule a Consultation with The Harris Law Firm http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/Fort-collins-divorce 2012-11-17T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/Fort-collins-divorce <p> Do Have&nbsp;a Family Law Matter in Northern Colorado?</p> <p> Stephen Vertucci is a partner with The Harris Law Firm and the manager of the Fort Collins office.</p> <p> To schedule a consultation with Mr. Vertucci, or one of&nbsp;our other&nbsp;family law attorneys in our northern locat Law Week Radio Colorado -Gay Marriage in 2013 http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/gay-lesbian-marriage 2012-12-06T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/gay-lesbian-marriage <p>Ryann Peyton, a family law attorney with The Harris Law Firm and President of the GLBT Bar Association, was interviewed by Law Week Colorado this week to discuss her practice area. Ms. Peyton represents same-sex partners in&nbsp;Colorado's GLBT community to help guide them as they plan and preser The Harris Law Firm Practices Family Law in Northern Colorado http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/the-harris-law-firm-practices-family-law-in-northern-colorado 2012-12-19T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/the-harris-law-firm-practices-family-law-in-northern-colorado <p>The Harris Law Firm Practices Family Law in Northern Colorado</p> <p>The firm handles divorce and custody in Fort Collins, Loveland, Boulder, Broomfield, and Windsor, and all of Northern Colorado</p> <p>Call us today to schedule a consultation at 970 472 1838</p> The Harris Law Firm on 9 News Tonight at 6 pm http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/Kevin-massaro-news 2012-12-26T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/Kevin-massaro-news <p>Kevin Massaro, a senior attorney and Of Counsel toThe Harris Law Firm will appear tonight on 9 News Tonight at 6 pm<br /> Mr.&nbsp;Massaro will discuss trends in Colorado family law, i.e, divorce, legal separation, child custody and support, post decree matters, etc.</p> Do You Have a Family Law Matter in Northern Colorado? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/Call-Us 2013-01-13T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/Call-Us <p>The Harris Law Firm is Colorado's Family Law Team. Call us today to schedule a consultation with one of our 20 lawyers in Denver or Fort Collins</p> The Harris Law Firm is leading the way for high net worth clients http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/high-net-worth 2013-01-24T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/high-net-worth <p>&nbsp;</p> <div style="text-align: justify; margin: 0in 0in 10pt">The Harris Law Firm is leading the way in providing focused representation for clients with high net worth estates or complex financial issues. When retaining The Harris Law Firm, you are not only receiving the experience and expe The Harris Law Firm Practices Family Law in Colorado Springs http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/Colorado-Springs 2013-02-04T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/Colorado-Springs <p>Robert Pomper, a senior attorney at The Harris Law Firm is now taking cases in Colorado Springs and Castle Rock. If you have a divorce or custody issue, give The Harris Law Firm a call at 303 299 9484</p> Colorado Lawmakers Seeking to Repeal the Adultery Law http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/adultery-law-colorado 2013-02-21T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/adultery-law-colorado <p>The crime of adultery is still in Colorado's law books, but some Democratic lawmakers say it's an outdated 19th-century holdover that no longer has a purpose.</p> <p>&quot;It was put into law before Colorado was even a state as a way of reassuring people who were thinking of moving to Colorado, Maintenance/Alimony in Colorado – Have you heard the news? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/New-Maintenance-Bill-Passed 2013-03-21T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/New-Maintenance-Bill-Passed <p>&nbsp;</p> <div style="margin: 0in 0in 10pt">Maintenance/Alimony in Colorado &ndash; Have you heard the news?</div> <div style="margin: 0in 0in 10pt">The Colorado Legislature has just passed a bill that will change the way the courts consider and order maintenance.&nbsp;The purpose of the bill Try Mediation Instead of Litigation for Colorado Family Law Matters http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/mediation-litigation 2013-03-28T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/mediation-litigation <p style="text-align: center">Try Mediation Instead of Litigation</p> <p>Resolve your Colorado family law matter by coming to an agreement rather than going to trial.</p> <p>Margaret Walker is a senior family law attorney at The Harris Law Firm, collaborative law attorney, &nbsp;and a mediator.</p Do you have a Family Law Matter in Fort Collins or Northern Colorado? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/Northern-Colorado-Divorce-Custody 2013-04-06T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/Northern-Colorado-Divorce-Custody <p>Do you have a Family Law Matter in Fort Collins or Northern Colorado?</p> <p>Schedule a consultation with Steve Vertucci , a partner of the firm and&nbsp;the manager of&nbsp;our Fort Collins Office.</p> <p>Schedule a consultation now by calling us&nbsp;at 970 472 1838</p> <p>Colorado's family Another Testimonial From a Client of The Harris Law Firm http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/From a client of Carrie Eckstein! 2013-04-08T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/From a client of Carrie Eckstein! <p><span style="color: black">&nbsp;I just wanted to take a quick moment to tell you how wonderful it has been dealing with your firm.&nbsp; My attorney Carrie </span><span style="color: black">Eckstein</span><span style="color: black"> needs to be commended for her professionalism as well as care t Do You Have a Fort Collins Divorce, Post Decree, or Custody Matter? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/Fort-Collins-Divorce 2013-04-13T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/Fort-Collins-Divorce <p>Do You Have a Fort Collins Divorce or Custody Matter?</p> <p>We have 3 family law attorneys&nbsp;in our Fort&nbsp;Collins office&nbsp;to serve you:</p> <p>Steve Vertucci is the managing partner of the Fort Collins office, and</p> <p>Katherine Ellis and Thomas Cossitt are associate attorneys.</ Colorado Divorce and Custody http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/free-consults 2013-04-15T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/free-consults <p>Colorado Divorce and Custody: Consults in the&nbsp;Denver and Fort Collins offices.</p> <p>If you have a divorce, legal separation, custody&nbsp;or parenting issue,&nbsp;or post decree matter, call now</p> <p>at 303 299 -9484 or 970 472 1838</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><br /> &nbsp;</p> Fort Collins Divorce, Custody, and Post Decree Matters http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/Fort-Collins-Divorce-2013 2013-04-26T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/Fort-Collins-Divorce-2013 <p>Our three attorneys&nbsp;in our Fort Collins office handle issues regarding divorce, legal separation, custody, parenting time, child support, maintenance (spousal support or alimony), post decree issues, appeals, etc. We handle cases in Larimer and Weld counties and Greeley, Boulder, Loveland an Do You Have a Colorado Family Law Matter? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/Do-you-have 2013-05-06T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/Do-you-have Call Colorado's Family Law Team for legal matters related to divorce, legal separation, allocation of parental rights (parenting time, child support, decision making), step parent adoption, grandparents rights, and post decree matters. Call The Harris Law Firm in Denver at 303 299 9484 or Fort Colli Fort Collins Divorce and Custody Matters http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/fort-collins-divorce-custody 2013-06-07T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/fort-collins-divorce-custody <p style="text-align: center;"><u><strong>Fort Collins Divorce and Custody Matters</strong></u></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>Call The Harris Law Firm for Colorado family law matters that include: divorce, custody, legal separation, parenting time, child support, etc.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>To schedule a p The Harris Law Firm for Divorce and Custody Matters http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/fort-collins-divorce-custody 2013-06-27T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/fort-collins-divorce-custody <p>Schedule a Consultation at The Harris Law Firm for Divorce, Post Decree, and Custody Matters</p> <p>The Harris Law Firm Fort Collins handles divorce, legal separation, post decree, and matters regarding the</p> <p>allocation of parental rights.</p> <p>Call us today at: 970 472 1838</p> <p>Our Margaret Walker Reelected to CBA Executive Counsel http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/Executive-Counsel 2013-06-28T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/Executive-Counsel <p>Peggy has been reelected to serve on the CBA Executive Counsel Board for the Family Section.&nbsp; Margaret &quot;Peggy&quot; Walker is a family law attorney with The Harris Law Firm.</p> Do You Have a Family Law Matter in Fort Collins? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/Fort-Collins-Law 2013-07-16T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/Fort-Collins-Law <p> The Harris Law Firm handles Colorado family law matters that include: divorce, legal separation, child support, parenting time, post decree issues and step parent adoption. We also offer mediation services at the firm&#39;s Denver office.</p> The Pros and Cons of Marriage for Seniors http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/pros-cons-marriage 2013-08-13T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/pros-cons-marriage <p> Margaret Walker, a family law attorney with The Harris Law Firm, recently spoke&nbsp; at the Senior Law Day event hosted by the Colorado Bar Association. She discussed the pros and cons of senior&#39;s marrying .&nbsp; Seniors who attended the seminar were interested in whether marrying later Colorado Divorce: Schedule a Consultation with Margaret Walker, Esq. http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/consult-walker 2013-10-23T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/consult-walker <p> Margaret Walker is a Colorado divorce lawyer, mediator, and collaborative law attorney. She recently published an article with the ABA Family Advocate to discuss litigating family law cases in an economically challenged environment. A former educator, Ms.Walker taught at the Sturm College of L Colorado Divorce: Financial Planning for Your Transition http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/Financial-Planning 2013-11-25T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/Financial-Planning <p> John L. Ranft, CIMA, MBA; Financial Advisor; Wells Fargo Advisors, LLC&nbsp; Member SIPC&nbsp;&nbsp; 303 200-9515<br /> Providing investment advice to people facing major financial transitions: retirement planning, job/career changes, divorce, loss of spouse, education funding, etc.; areas o The Harris Law Firm: Skillful, Experienced, and Effective http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/skillful-experienced 2014-02-18T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/skillful-experienced <p> Colorado Family Law and High Net Worth Clients</p> <p> <br /> The Harris Law Firm concentrates exclusively on Colorado family law, and we serve clients across the State of Colorado. Recognized among the many divorce law firms in this state, we offer our skill and expertise&nbsp; to high n Colorado Divorce: The Benefits of a Colorado Collaborative Divorce http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/collaborative-divorce-2014 2014-02-20T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/collaborative-divorce-2014 <p> Divorce is painful...<br /> &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; ...but it does not have to be destructive.</p> <p> <br /> Many couples unwittingly choose to litigate (go to court) because they are not given a better alternative; collaborative divorce.</p> <p> Divor Colorado Divorce and Prenupital Agreements http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/2014-pre-nup 2014-02-28T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/2014-pre-nup <p> Prenuptial Agreements</p> <p> <br /> A prenuptial agreement is a contract that allows a couple to determine what will become property of the marriage and what will remain each person&rsquo;s separate property in the event of a divorce. The pre-nuptial agreement lists the assets owned by e Colorado Divorce: Do You Have a Complex Family Law Matter? http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/2014-divorce-custody-case 2014-03-07T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/2014-divorce-custody-case <p> Kevin Massaro is Of Counsel to The Harris Law Firm and he handles complex Colorado family law matters. If you have a difficult divorce or custody issue fraught with criminal or psychological complexities, set up a consultation with Mr. Massaro today</p> <div class="skype_c2c_menu_container" i Colorado Divorce: Mediation http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/colorado-divorce-mediation 2014-03-17T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/colorado-divorce-mediation <p> <strong>Mediation</strong><br /> <br /> Divorce mediation is a process where divorcing couples work together with a trained mediator to negotiate and resolve their differences in a non-adversarial way.&nbsp; The mediator facilitates the discussion between both parties and helps the couple Another Happy Client at The Harris Law Firm http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/happy-client 2014-03-24T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/happy-client <p> Attorney Kate Brewer received an edible arrangement from Kelly, one of our many happy clients.</p> <p> Kate represented Kelly in her Colorado family law case.</p> Congratulations to The Harris Law Firm's 2014 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars! http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/2014-superlawyer 2014-04-07T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/2014-superlawyer <p> Congratulations to:</p> <p> John Tatlock - Special Counsel- Super Lawyer</p> <p> Jennie Wray - Partner - Rising Star</p> <p> Katherine Ellis - Associate - Rising Star - pictured</p> <p> Carrie Eckstein - Associate- Rising Star</p> Call The Harris Law Firm for a Consultation http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/Consultation- Call-Us 2014-04-08T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/Consultation- Call-Us <p> Schedule a Consultation with Colorado&#39;s Family Law Team by callling us at <span class="skype_c2c_print_container">303 475 5992</span><span class="skype_c2c_container" dir="ltr" onmouseout="SkypeClick2Call.MenuInjectionHandler.hideMenu(event)" onmouseover="SkypeClick2Call.MenuInjectionHandl Ed Schneider Gives Presention on Colorado Civil Unions and Same-Sex Marriage http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/Ed-Schneider 2014-04-21T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/Ed-Schneider <p> Ed Schneider gave a presentation on Colorado Civil Unions and Same Sex Marriage in the US to the Arapahoe Community College</p> <p> Paralegal Club &amp; Equality Club on Saturday, April 19, 2014.<br /> <br /> Mr. Schneider is an Advanced Certified Paralegal at The Harris Law Firm, P.C.i Harris Law Firm Attorney Receives NAFLA Award for 2014 http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/Congratulations-to-Katy-Ellis 2014-06-09T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/Congratulations-to-Katy-Ellis <p> Harris Law Firm Attorney Receives NAFLA Award for 2014<br /> -&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;<br /> <br /> Katherine Ellis, an associate attorney with The Harris Law Firm, was chosen this year for the prestigious Top 10 Attorney Award for lawyers under the age of 40. Through a rigorous selection pro Colorado Divorce: Try Mediation Instead of Litigation http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/2014-colorado-divorce-mediation 2014-06-16T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/2014-colorado-divorce-mediation <p> Mediation is a form of &quot;Alternate Dispute Resolution&quot; where the parties meet with a neutral third party , often a family law attorney or certified mediatior,&nbsp; who assists them in reaching an agreement on issues that include the division of assets, and a parenting plan.&nbsp; The Colorado Divorce: Mediation as an alternative to litigation http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/mediate-dont-litigate 2014-06-30T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/mediate-dont-litigate <p> Colorado Divorce: Mediation as an alternative to litigation</p> <p> The Harris Law Firm offers mediation as an alternative method of dispute. Call today.</p> <p> The firm has 4 mediators in the Denver office to serve you.</p> Jennie Wray Recognized as Barrister's Best for Colorado Family Law http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/congratulations-to-jennie-wray 2014-09-09T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/congratulations-to-jennie-wray <p> <a href="http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/biography-jennie-r-wray" target="_self">Jennie Wray</a>, a partner with The Harris Law Firm, has been recognized as 2014 Barrister&#39;s Best for Colorado Family Law by <a href="http://www.lawweekonline.com/2014/09/barristers-best-2014-wednesday/" target Wyoming just became the 32nd state to legalize gay marriage http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/Wyoming-Legalizes-Gay-Marriage 2014-10-21T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/Wyoming-Legalizes-Gay-Marriage <p> Wyoming on Tuesday became the 32nd state to legalize gay marriage, joining several other conservative areas in allowing same-sex weddings.<br /> <br /> Legislators filed a legal notice in the morning that declared their refusal to defend a recently overturned state law that defined marriag Coming Soon: The Harris Law Firm to open new offices in Inverness and Evergreen http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/new-offices 2014-11-12T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/new-offices <p> Coming Soon!</p> <p> The Harris Law Firm, Colorado&#39;s family law team,&nbsp; will open 2 new offices in Evergreen and Inverness</p> <p> More to follow!</p> The Future of Same-Sex Marriage http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/same-sex-marriage- Nov2014 2014-11-17T00:00:00-07:00 What's New http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/news/same-sex-marriage- Nov2014 <p> Today, two Michigan nurses are expected to take their same-sex marriage case to the U.S. Supreme Court &mdash; a move that could land</p> <p> them in history books as the pioneers who made gay marriage legal in America.<br /> <br /> But two things need to happen first:<br /> <br /> The Harris Law Firm is Colorado's Family Law Team http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/videos/the-harris-law-firm-is-colorados-family-law-team 2014-10-01T00:00:00-07:00 Video http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/videos/the-harris-law-firm-is-colorados-family-law-team Introduction to The Harris Law Firm by Rich Harris. Colorado Divorce: The Harris Law Firm http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/videos/colorado-divorce-the-harris-law-firm 2014-09-03T00:00:00-07:00 Video http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/videos/colorado-divorce-the-harris-law-firm The Harris Law Firm specializes in Colorado Divorce, Child Custody and Visitation, Maintenance, Paternity, Grandparents' Rights, and many other areas of family law. Colorado Mediation http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/videos/colorado-mediation 2011-08-10T00:00:00-07:00 Video http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/videos/colorado-mediation Margaret (Peggy) Walker, discusses Colorado Mediation. Protection Orders http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/videos/protection-orders 2011-08-08T00:00:00-07:00 Video http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/videos/protection-orders Attorney Kevin Massaro speaks about protection orders for domestic violence and domestic abuse in Colorado. The Divorce Process http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/videos/the-divorce-process 2010-04-28T00:00:00-07:00 Video http://www.harrisfamilylaw.com/videos/the-divorce-process Introduction to The Divorce Process