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Same-Sex Divorce in Tennessee Revisited

5 October, 2009 by Lawrence in Divorce
About a week ago, I posted about whether same-sex couples can get a divorce in Tennessee. I wrote that they could not, and I still have that opinion, based on Tennessee's current constitution and statutes. However, it appears this issue may come to a head in Texas, where a district judge ... read more...

How Social Media Helps Your Divorce Lawyer

4 October, 2009 by Lawrence in Divorce, Property Division
One of the first things I talk to my divorce clients about is their online presence. Before we even think about filing for divorce, I tell them their MySpace, Facebook, and other social pages need to be cleansed and purified. I tell them we'll just have to hope their spouse hasn't been ... read more...

Property Division During Divorce

30 September, 2009 by Lawrence in Divorce, Property Division
My clients are often very concerned about the property division in a divorce. Everybody has heard stories about someone getting "cleaned out" and being left with nothing while their spouse lives in the lap of luxury. Does this really happen? Is it fair? What can you do to stop it? read more...

Can Same-Sex Couples Get a Divorce in Tennessee?

29 September, 2009 by Lawrence in Divorce
A court in Indiana has refused to grant a divorce to a same-sex married couple. What would the result have been if they had lived in Tennessee? read more...

Defenses to Adultery in Hugh Hefner’s Divorce

14 September, 2009 by Lawrence in Divorce
If Hugh Hefner lived in Tennessee, would he be able to divorce Kimberly Conrad because she committed adultery? read more...

Divorce Procedure in Scotland

28 August, 2009 by Lawrence in Divorce
A quick look at divorce procedure in Scotland read more...