Facebook

Twitter

Copyright 2015 IDN.
All Rights Reserved.

8:00AM - 5:00PM

Our Opening Hours Mon. - Fri.

Facebook

Twitter

Search
Menu
 

Divorce

Co-Parenting After Divorce

“Dad and I still sometimes disagree.  We’re different people. You know better than anyone, because you live with both of us.  Our styles are different. We like to do different things. We discipline you differently.  Dad interacts with Stephanie differently than I interact with Gabe. But we agree on the most important thing:  you. We agree to co-parent because it is what’s best for you.” For the full article, please click here:  http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/do-you-love-your-kid-more-than-you-hate-your-ex_us_58fe01fde4b0f02c3870ec7f...

Continue reading

Social Security Benefits Upon Divorce

“Your benefit as a divorced spouse is equal to one-half of your ex-spouse's full retirement amount (or disability benefit) if you start receiving benefits at your full retirement age. The benefits do not include any delayed retirement credits your ex-spouse may receive.”   A full summary can be found here: https://www.ssa.gov/planners/retire/divspouse.html...

Continue reading

Divorce and Credit Cards

“Credit card companies are not bound by divorce decrees, so they can pursue either spouse if credit card debt is not paid by the spouse who agreed to do so in a separation agreement.  The contractually bound spouse may fail to pay for many reasons, including bankruptcy. When such failure occurs, credit card companies may legally pursue the other spouse for the debt (plus interest and penalties).” The full article can be found here:  http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/divorce-and-credit-card-debt_us_58e28f26e4b09deecf0e18bc...

Continue reading

“6 Ways to Maintain Your Sanity While Parenting with a Narcissist” by Brittany Wong

How should you navigate a divorce or paternity process if you suspect your spouse is a narcissist? This article provides excellent tips for co-parenting with a narcissist. The articles tips are manageable and there is lots of good advice for smoothly navigating post-divorce or post-paternity conflicts. Please see the full Huffington Post article at: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/6-things-to-know-if-youre-parenting-with-a-narcissist_us_55bbc28de4b0d4f33a02c401...

Continue reading

“State Proposes to Reduce Amount Wealthy Parents Pay in Child Support” by Molly Beck

A Wisconsin State Agency seeks to reduce child support paid by high income earners. The agency proposes a reduction in child support paid by parents making between $300,000 and $500,000 annually. The proposed change would introduce a sliding scale to reduce the percentage of income between $300,00 and $500,000 that would be paid. Please see the full Wisconsin State Journal article at: http://host.madison.com/wsj/news/local/govt-and-politics/state-proposes-to-reduce-amount-wealthy-parents-pay-in-child/article_8c542c9a-963d-5dfa-a92e-361968a7f675.html ...

Continue reading

“The Best States to Get Divorced if Your Spouse is Loaded” by Tanza Loundenback

Racine, Kenosha Divorce Attorney

A Wisconsin State Agency seeks to reduce child support paid by high income earners. The agency proposes a reduction in child support paid by parents making between $300,000 and $500,000 annually. The proposed change would introduce a sliding scale to reduce the percentage of income between $300,00 and $500,000 that would be paid. Please see the full Wisconsin State Journal article at: http://host.madison.com/wsj/news/local/govt-and-politics/state-proposes-to-reduce-amount-wealthy-parents-pay-in-child/article_8c542c9a-963d-5dfa-a92e-361968a7f675.html...

Continue reading

“In a Divorce, Who Gets Custody of Electronic Data? The Lawyers” by Jonah Engel Bromwich and Daniel Victor

Divorce in the modern tech savvy times is much different than divorce prior to our obsession with social media and computers. Individuals getting divorced now need to know more about electronic data and how it can be used by attorney’s in divorce proceedings. This article discusses who gets custody of electronic data in modern divorce. Please see the full New York Times article at: https://www.nytimes.com/2016/11/01/us/politics/divorce-electronic-data.html?_r=0...

Continue reading