Bob Leonard Law Group Blog & News

ESTATE PLANNING TRUTHS

As an attorney who has prepared numerous estate plans, I would like to communicate “estate planning truths”. MISINFORMATION IS ABUNDANT.  I am often surprised by the misinformation circulating about estate planning. The misinformation takes away from the actual understanding why an estate plan is valuable. Misinformation keeps us from seeing why we may want an [..]

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There is something special about adoptions.

There is something special about adoptions. The Bob Leonard Law Group really does enjoy adoptions. For the attorney’s adoption is one of the honors of being a family lawyer. For the staff adoption is an opportunity to “goo and ga” at babies and share in the celebration of adding a new member to a family. [..]

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Calculate Texas Child Support

Do you need to calculate Texas child support? A few days ago I was asked: ”If I re-married, will my new spouse’s income make my child support go up?”  In other words, “Is household income after re-marriage used to calculate Texas child support?” The answer to the question is basically “No. spousal income is not [..]

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Temporary Restraining Order With Injunctions

It is a temporary restraining order with injunctions – nothing personal. Lets say you just received a temporary restraining order. It says you can’t even spend your own money during your divorce. Is a temporary restraining order with Injunctions an accusation of wrong doing? What is a temporary restraining order? What are Injunctions? Why do we [..]

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Knowledge (About Divorce) is Power

Thinking About Divorce? Statistics indicate that nearly half of all couples will divorce.   Whether the statistics are accurate or not, a number of people make a decision to end their marriage every day.  Tune into our site during the next few weeks for useful information for negotiating your way through, from filing to final decree.  [..]

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Divorce Tips for Valentine’s Day

BE MY VALENTINE?  NOT! Divorce + Valentine’s Day = Tough (These Strategies Really Work!) Valentine’s Day looms large in February.  Ads for flowers, jewelry, chocolates abound.  Hearts are everywhere.  For those going through Divorce, this is a really tough time of year.  What can you do about it?  Volunteer.  Sign up to read to kids, [..]

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