5 Things You May Need to Do Post-decree

By: Jaclyn Zembrodt Taylor, Law Clerk Melissa Doss Law, LLC Introduction The process of divorce is different for each person who goes through it. The time it takes, the meetings you attend, the papers that you have to sign, whether you step foot in a courtroom, etc., look different for everyone. Whatever your process does [...]

By |2019-04-19T18:52:54+00:00April 19th, 2019|Divorce|0 Comments

Why do we utilize mediation in family law?

By: Jaclyn Zembrodt Taylor, Law Clerk for Melissa Doss Law February 1, 2019 When a person seeks legal counsel from an attorney, they often see pictures of fancy courtrooms and high-pressure hearings presided over by a strict judge. While this may not bother some people, most are nervous at the thought of going to court. [...]

By |2019-02-03T21:05:49+00:00February 3rd, 2019|Divorce, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Facts about Marsy’s Law

Jessie Balmert, jbalmert@enquirer.comPublished 2:10 p.m. ET Oct. 9, 2017 | Updated 10:31 a.m. ET Nov. 2, 2017 COLUMBUS - Issue 1, also known as Marsy's Law, seems like a slam dunk. After all, who would vote against a crime victims' bill of rights? "Supporting victims of crime is something that we all can agree on because it [...]

By |2018-10-18T16:28:20+00:00October 18th, 2018|news|0 Comments

First Lady Glenna Bevin launches ‘Uniting the Community’ to rally support for foster care, adoption

Posted on the Northern Kentucky Tribune First Lady Glenna Bevin joined with the Governor’s Office of Faith and Community Based Initiatives, Orphan Care Alliance, and 16 local organizations in Hardin County to launch “Uniting the Community” on Sunday. This new initiative engages the faith community, local government, and nonprofit organizations to empower Kentucky families to [...]

By |2018-09-10T14:36:54+00:00September 10th, 2018|adoption info|0 Comments

Adoption, foster care reform committee has initial meeting

By TOM LATEK, Kentucky Today FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) – A new committee created as part of the adoption and foster care reform legislation passed in the spring met for the first time on Monday. The committee selected co-chairman – Sen. Julie Raque Adams and Rep. David Meade – by acclamation. Meade, who was instrumental in [...]

By |2018-09-10T14:27:38+00:00September 10th, 2018|adoption info, Lawyer, news|0 Comments

House Bill 528 a KY First of it’s Kind

Jason Griffith, Opinion contributor for Cincinnati.com provided an insightful piece on this new legislation that took affect this month titled "Opinion: Black fathers benefit from Ky.'s new joint custody law". House Bill 582 makes Kentucky the first state to have a shared parenting from the beginning. On July 14, Kentucky became the first state with [...]

House Bill 528 took affect this month

House Bill 528, signed by Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin in April, states that there will a presumption that joint parenting and equally shared custody is in the best interest of the child. If one of the parties involved believes custody should be different form that, they will have to prove it. Manda Barger and Chris [...]

By |2018-07-20T17:37:03+00:00July 20th, 2018|Custody, Divorce, Lawyer|0 Comments

New child-custody law lets Ky. children win with shared parenting

BY MATT HALE - Original article  April 12, 2017 04:50 PM Monday, Gov. Matt Bevin signed a revised law affecting temporary child-custody orders — the starting point for divorces. Kentucky’s House and Senate unanimously approved the law, which creates a presumption of joint custody and equal parenting time. The new law, House Bill 492, answers many [...]

By |2018-06-11T18:53:06+00:00June 11th, 2018|Divorce|0 Comments
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