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Divorce and the Absent Father: My Experience

My parents’ divorce was finalised in the mid-80s. I – having been born in 1984 – have no recollection of either the divorce or the events that led to it. In spite of this, I have ..
(April 04, 2012)
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The Importance of Co-parenting Following Divorce

The importance of parents ensuring that they create suitable childcare arrangements and adapt to changes following divorce was underpinned this week when researchers concluded that it is post-divorce .
(January 19, 2012)
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Divorce Advice: Even Mediation has its Drawbacks

Following a couple having decided to divorce, it is far from uncommon for them to be unable to sit down and hammer out all of the necessary agreements. Many, with time, will be able to formulate ..
(January 17, 2012)
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What is a Divorce: Defining Divorce

Many of us know what a divorce is. Well, we know that it’s what happens when a married couple no longer want to be married, anyway. But there’s a lot more to a divorce than that. A ..
(January 16, 2012)
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Why Divorce is no Longer the Preserve of the Solicitor

Cultural hegemony may still dictate that an individual that requires a divorce in the UK will seek out the services of a solicitor, but those who may utilise the internet in order to find a suitable ..
(January 12, 2012)
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Is Facebook Really Responsible for a Third of all Divorces?

Unless you live under a rock, have been holidaying on the moon or live in complete isolation, then you’ll almost certainly have heard about how Facebook is now behind a third of all divorces in .
(January 04, 2012)
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Why Domestic Abuse does needs to be Redefined

As I write about divorce, this article may, at first glance at least, appear to be a little off topic. Nevertheless, I feel it is an important matter that needs to be discussed. Furthermore, it is ..
(December 15, 2011)
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Divorce, Christmas and Children: Making the most of the ..

It has long been accepted that more couples file for divorce in January that at any other time of the year and that paralegals, solicitors and all others that work within the ‘divorce ..
(December 08, 2011)
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Is the Economy behind the UK’s Growing Divorce rate?

Following it having been in decline since 2004, the Office for National Statistics has revealed today that the UK’s divorce rate rose by 4.9% in 2010. Theorists had previously concluded that ..
(December 08, 2011)
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Divorce Advice: how Arguments save, not end Marriages

It may have long been claimed that arguments amongst a married couple are little more than precursor to divorce, but, according to several experts, this is simply not the case. Arguments, they ..
(December 05, 2011)
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Should Someone like this Really be Handling Someone’s ..

One of Britain’s most high-profile divorce solicitors, Raymond Tooth, has been accused of sexual discrimination by one of his former employees, the Telegraph has reported. Tooth, who is ..
(December 02, 2011)
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Divorce doesn’t have to be a Game Played by Lawyers

‘Divorce is a game played by lawyers’. This line, once uttered by the late Carey Grant, has been repeated by a seemingly infinitesimal number of twitter users in the past few weeks. Why ..
(November 24, 2011)
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Divorce Advice: Remaining Dispassionate During Divorce

When one spouse feels aggrieved enough to file for a divorce, it is entirely understandable that they would harbour resentment towards their partner and instruct their representatives to hurt their ..
(November 21, 2011)
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Divorce Advice: the Role of a Mediator

This morning, I read an interesting article that likened a mediator’s role in a divorce to that of a nurse caring for a sick patient. Lawyers, the author claims, are like doctors. They get in, ..
(November 18, 2011)
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Are we Still Talking About Kardashian’s Divorce?

I’ve already expressed just how vapid I find societies’ fixation with celebrity and celebrity divorce to be several times in the past, and whilst I can appreciate that many readers may be .
(November 17, 2011)
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Divorce Singer’s Daughter Behind Couple’s Divorce

Irony, we are told, is difficult to define. Fortunately a story featured in this morning’s edition of the Sun provides the authors of the Oxford English dictionary with the perfect definition: ..
(November 17, 2011)
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Divorce Advice: why low Self-Esteem will ruin your Marriage

This article is close to my heart. Me and my wife have been together for twelve years now and have been married for 8 of those. Everything was wonderful for several years, but recently, things have ..
(November 16, 2011)
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Divorce and Comedy: Strange Bedfellows?

One of humanities’ most perverse yet endearing qualities has always been our ability to turn even the blackest of subjects into comedic materials and no topic is spared – including ..
(November 16, 2011)
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Divorce and Prenuptial Agreements in the UK

For the past several months – years even – some of the UK’s most prominent legal figures have advocated the prenuptial agreement. A couple that signs such an agreement before ..
(November 15, 2011)
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A few Purchases Certain to Cause Divorce

Finances – financial difficulty, in particular – are all too often what drive a couple to divorce one another. Frequent arguments about utility bills, the amount spent on the weekly shop ..
(November 14, 2011)
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Divorce is not Caused by Technology and Here’s why

Whilst perusing the internet this morning, I stumbled across an interesting article claiming that technological developments have significantly contributed to the dramatic way in which the divorce ..
(November 11, 2011)
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Why Both Parties Needs are Considered in Divorce Settlements

When British courts are asked to sit in judgement over a divorce settlement, they are obliged to ensure that each party is afforded a reasonable settlement with which to preserve the lifetime to ..
(November 10, 2011)
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Why it Would be Wrong to Automatically Award Parents Joint ..

Last week, the authors of Britain’s Family Justice Review went against the proposals put forward in their interim report and advised against granting both halves of couple joint custody ..
(November 08, 2011)
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So, Divorce can be Funny

Anyone that reads my work will be fully aware of the fact that I often defend celebrities’ rights to be afforded privacy whilst they are unfortunate enough to be embroiled in divorce ..
(November 07, 2011)
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How to Divide Communal Belongings in the Event of a Divorce

You would assume that it is the division of large assets and agreeing childcare that delays the majority of divorces and, for the most part, you would be correct. Lately, however, more and more ..
(November 07, 2011)
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