In October 2018, I shared some statistics about divorce in the United States. According to research, the rate of divorce in America is down for 2018. According to the same study, conducted by the Pew Research Center, there were several factors identified as characteristics of a marriage that make it less likely to divorce.
Divorce is a trying time. Today’s motivational quote reminds us that a new day will come despite what today has brought us.
Divorce is such a trying time. Emotions run high. Fear and anger can run deep. It is best to seek advice from someone you trust. Remember, the children see, hear, and feel more than we know.
What is Mediation? According to a Google search, mediation is intervention in a dispute in order to resolve it; arbitration. However, this simple definition often causes confusion. Mediation is NOT arbitration! Arbitration is the private, judicial determination of a dispute, by an independent third party. Think of it as submitting your case, or arguing your case… Read More What about Domestic Relations (Divorce) Mediation?
Hey, Super Small Business Owners! I hope all is going well as we finish up January 2018. This is just a reminder—and please note that I will NOT be reminding you of all your tax deadlines! Wednesday, January 31, 2018 is the due date for Form 940: Employer’s Annual Federal Unemployment (FUTA) Tax Return, and… Read More Super Small Businesses: IRS Form 940 and 941 Now Due
While doing work at the office today, I happen to answer the phone when a call came in from 1-315-227-2006. They said, “This is the IRS and a lawsuit has been filed against you.” I knew about this scam, so I just said, OK.” The person on the other end of the line… Read More The IRS Does NOT Call (Usually): Communication Alert
During the interview and hiring process, managers may have the urge to boast or exaggerate about the opportunities and benefits of being a part of the company. Many business owners and managers “puff up” their company to encourage a great applicant to accept an employment offer. If you are going to do this, you… Read More Don’t Make Promises When Hiring
Who doesn’t love Twitter? Looking for some good resources, or people to connect with on Twitter that tweet about the law and the legal field. Here is a list of my favorites! sarah bursteign (@design_law) carolyn elefant (@carolynelefant) ross guberman (@legalwritingpro) rachel gurvich (@rachelgurvich) keith lee (@associatedmind) elie mystal (@elieNYC) kevin o’keefe (@kevinokeefe) Check… Read More Looking for Law on Twitter
For those that are looking for audio resources, check out these great Legal Podcasts. Amicus The Digital Edge The Happy Lawyer Project Hustle & Flow Law School Toolbox Lawyerist Podcast Thinking Like a Lawyer
If you are looking for some good legal resources, the Arkansas Bar Association Journal published a list legal blogs they titled the Web 100 in December 2017. Here is a list of a few of my favorites! Arbitration Nation Artificial Lawyer Before the Bar Clio Blog The Employer Handbook The Legal Geeks Legal Productivity… Read More Looking For Some Great Legal Blogs