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POSTED ON 09/15/2019

Can I Get A Restraining Order?

Temporary Restraining Orders (TROs) are extremely common in Texas Family Law cases. In fact, some area courts have what is called a Standing TRO which can be invoked by either...

POSTED ON 09/11/2019

Do I Get More Child Support if My Ex Gets a Raise?

It is not uncommon for people to get pay raises or to change jobs to have an increased income. Sometimes those pay raises can be significant. Or if you consider...

POSTED ON 09/01/2019

What is a Withholding Order for Texas Child Support?

In a Texas suit affecting the parent-child relationship, where child support is involved, the State goes to great lengths to make sure that child support is awarded. In an effort...

POSTED ON 08/29/2019

What Does “Best Interests of the Child” Mean?

The phrase “best interests of the child” is used throughout Texas family law. This standard is used to determine custody, child support, access, medical treatment, modifications of custody, and even...

POSTED ON 08/22/2019

Mediation in a Texas Family Law Case

One of the more common ways that a Texas family law case is resolved is through a process called mediation. Many judges now require mediation in a family law case...

POSTED ON 08/19/2019

What Are Some Alternatives to Standard Possession in Texas?

Every family is different. Each has different needs. Ultimately, the goal of any possession schedule is the “best interests of the child.” But, what do you do if one parent...

POSTED ON 08/12/2019

What Is The Retainer for a Tyler Divorce Lawyer

Lawyers are running a business. And as with any service related business, lawyers can struggle to receive payment for services provided. The most common way to avoid non-payment and collection...

POSTED ON 08/09/2019

Using Social Media During a Divorce

During a divorce or child custody proceeding, social media, for all its negatives, can offer support and empathy in a time of great distress. However, social media can also provide...

POSTED ON 08/01/2019

What Rights Do Grandparents Have for Visitation or Custody?

When it comes to grandparent rights in Texas, there are two typical questions that are asked: Can grandparents have visitation rights? Can grandparents get custody? There is generally a presumption...