No Kanye, Pre-Nups Are Not Just for Gold Diggers
December 14, 2017

 via GIPHY You’ve probably heard people refer to or make jokes about pre-nups but do you really know what they do? The pre-nuptial or post-nuptial agreement can define the right to buy, sell, and use property during the marriage. The agreement, which is a legal contract, can control the…Read More


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Dealing with a Difficult Co-Parent
November 30, 2017

Almost every parent says that they would do anything for their child. But somehow, this selfless mindset is lost when dealing with a difficult co-parent. Whether the relationship with the co-parent ended in a divorce, difficult break-up, or perhaps never even existed at all, several facts remain. Here are the…Read More


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Roommates or Spouses? Common Law Marriage in Texas
November 16, 2017

So you’ve lived with a boyfriend or girlfriend for a few years. That means y’all are common law married, right? Not necessarily. Under the Texas Family Code, common law marriage is referred to as an “Informal Marriage” and there are 3 requirements that must be met in order for a…Read More


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No Shirt, No Refusal, No Problem
March 24, 2017

Texas law enforcement agencies have greatly increased and touted their “No Refusal Weekends” through TV commercials and highway marquees as a means to give drivers accused of DWI no choice but to submit to a breathalyzer or blood test. This name is not only misleading, but the message communicated by…Read More


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A Driver’s License, Alcohol, and You
March 24, 2017

Most Texans know that being pulled over for Driving While Intoxicated (DWI) can lead to serious consequences related to your driver’s license. Those same Texans, however, do not realize that many myths exist about what these consequences actually are. There are multiple types of suspensions and there are a variety…Read More


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Snapchat me that . . . or don’t: how the law handles Sending Nudes
March 24, 2017

We have all seen and heard about how an innocent reply to a request to “Send Nudes” turns into humiliation when those pictures end up blasted out on Facebook, Instagram, or other social media platforms by a spurned ex. Revenge Porn causes embarrassment in the public eye, but many do…Read More


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