Florida Family Law Articles

 

Guardianship Law: Not Just For The Elderly
When you think of guardianship law you think of the elderly, however guardianship law encompasses so much more. Guardianship law was created to take care of any incapacitated person at any age. A person can become incapacitated through repeated drug use, mental health issues, or from birth.


History In The Making: What Everyone (And We Mean Everyone) Should Know About The Recent Supreme Court Rulings
The Constitution guarantees a right to same-sex marriage and Obamacare is here to stay. The Supreme Court had quite a Term, and the last week of June produced two tremendously important rulings. We all have our opinions on universal healthcare and same-sex marriage, and the Constitution guarantees that we are entitled to voice them, however these rulings must be understood before supported or criticized...


Alimony Reform Fails in Florida Once Again
When the Florida House elected in May to end their session three days early, they did so without addressing the contentious issue of alimony reform. By doing so the legislature declined to join the growing number of states across the nation that have recognized the need to address their antiquated laws governing the disposition of alimony.


Love and the Law: The Realities of Prenuptial Agreements
It’s an all-too familiar story: It’s a week before the wedding.You’ve been dreaming about this day for years and are overwhelmed with the last minute details, when your soon-to-be spouse presents you with a document entitled “Prenuptial Agreement”. Do you sign?