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Explaining Texas’ stance on parental relocation

Many of those who come to see us here at the law office of Roland R. Esparza have question regarding relocation following a divorce. Those moving divorcees with children want to know what, if any, restrictions they face as part of their child custody agreements. We’ll examine those in this post.

Proposed Texas bill would allow 50-50 custody

A huge number of Texas family law guidelines are explicitly designed to account for the best interests of children involved in divorce and other disputes. Many people have and continue to argue, however, that some child custody and visitation policies favor one parent over the other. For instance, it is standard practice in many cases to assign primary custody to the mother of the child in question. It is for that reason that some parents are speaking up in support of new family law legislation that is currently being considered in the state.

Proposed Texas bill would allow 50-50 custody

A huge number of Texas family law guidelines are explicitly designed to account for the best interests of children involved in divorce and other disputes. Many people have and continue to argue, however, that some child custody and visitation policies favor one parent over the other. For instance, it is standard practice in many cases to assign primary custody to the mother of the child in question. It is for that reason that some parents are speaking up in support of new family law legislation that is currently being considered in the state.

Texas spousal support award lengths and limitations

Texas family law guidelines outlining the terms under which spousal support can be awarded and/or amended are intended to be consistent, but do account for unique circumstances. As a result, people engaged in divorce proceedings often have questions and concerns about how current spousal support rules apply to their case. Provided below is a brief overview of current policies for determining the amount of time that a person may be entitled to receive spousal support in Texas.

Texas spousal support award lengths and limitations

Texas family law guidelines outlining the terms under which spousal support can be awarded and/or amended are intended to be consistent, but do account for unique circumstances. As a result, people engaged in divorce proceedings often have questions and concerns about how current spousal support rules apply to their case. Provided below is a brief overview of current policies for determining the amount of time that a person may be entitled to receive spousal support in Texas.

Divorce-related money matters

The process of evaluating and dividing assets at the end of a marriage can be rather complex, depending on family income and other factors. Similarly, San Antonio residents can find themselves confronted by a number of unexpected financial concerns during and after divorce proceedings. Provided below are a few financial considerations that people can keep in mind as they proceed with divorce arrangements to help ensure that their personal finances and interests are accounted for at every stage of the process.

Divorce-related money matters

The process of evaluating and dividing assets at the end of a marriage can be rather complex, depending on family income and other factors. Similarly, San Antonio residents can find themselves confronted by a number of unexpected financial concerns during and after divorce proceedings. Provided below are a few financial considerations that people can keep in mind as they proceed with divorce arrangements to help ensure that their personal finances and interests are accounted for at every stage of the process.

Can I request supervised visitation in my divorce?

You, like so many parents across the state of Texas, may have serious concerns for your child’s safety and well-being as you enter into divorce proceedings. You may be afraid that your child could be subjected to mistreatment in the hands of his or her other parent. It could also be a possibility that your soon-to-be ex-husband or wife would not comply with the terms of your child custody and visitation order. In any case, it is helpful to know when supervised visitation is necessary, and how it can be established in your case.

Can I request supervised visitation in my divorce?

You, like so many parents across the state of Texas, may have serious concerns for your child’s safety and well-being as you enter into divorce proceedings. You may be afraid that your child could be subjected to mistreatment in the hands of his or her other parent. It could also be a possibility that your soon-to-be ex-husband or wife would not comply with the terms of your child custody and visitation order. In any case, it is helpful to know when supervised visitation is necessary, and how it can be established in your case.

Houston Astros not part of divorce settlement

Property division proceedings can vary significantly from case to case. High asset divorce settlements, for instance, can have a profound impact on multiple parties in instances where the ownership of business entities comes into question. Company employees and investors can have questions or concerns about how the future of their business may be affected by the valuation and division of marital property. A real life example of high-asset property division concerns can be found in the divorce proceedings of the owner of a major Texas sports team.