Month: August 2014

Must a Judge Order Holiday Time Sharing?

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http://www.familylawfirmflorida.com/Florida_Divorce/2014/Aug... Must a Judge Order Holiday Time Sharing? A recent case from the Second District Court of Appeals addressed whether it is mandatory to include holiday time sharing in a court ordered parenting plan. In Mills v. Mills, the trial court did not order holiday time sharing when it entered a parenting plan for the parties. The appellate court found that to be clear error. The... [...]

New NFL policy imposes 6-game suspension for domestic or sexual assault, banishment for 2nd offense

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http://www.abajournal.com/news/article/new_nfl_policy_impose... New NFL policy imposes 6-game suspension for domestic or sexual assault, banishment for 2nd offense In a letter sent Thursday to all National Football League team owners, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell admits he “didn’t get it right” when Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice got a two-game suspension for allegedly striking the woman to whom he is now married. Six... [...]

Florida Family Law: Mandatory Disclosure

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http://abcfamilyblog.wordpress.com/2014/08/23/florida-family... Florida Family Law: Mandatory Disclosure  When you file and serve a petition in a Florida family law case that involves financial issues such as child support, alimony, or the division of property in debts, a clock starts ticking.  Within 45 days of the initial pleadings being served on the respondent, each party is required to provide the other party with a whole host... [...]

DMX to pays ex-wife $15,000 in child support

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http://tampadivorce-attorney.com/child-support-2/dmx-to-pay-... DMX pays ex-wife $15,000 in child support Florida fans of DMX might be interested to know that the rapper will not get to keep the royalty checks that he normally receives from Universal Music Group. They have been garnished and will be sent to his ex-wife to support the four children that they had during their marriage and for other expenses. According to the child... [...]

Bank of America to pay record $16.6B in settlement with US

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http://www.abajournal.com/news/article/bank_of_america_to_pa... Bank of America to pay record $16.6B in settlement with US  Bank of America has agreed to pay a record $16.65 billion settlement for misrepresenting the quality of toxic mortgage securities. The bank will pay $9.65 billion to six states and several federal agencies. It will also provide $7 billion in consumer relief that includes reducing principal owed by underwater... [...]