Violating a protective order (sometimes called a restraining order) is a serious offense that often results in jail time and hefty fines.
The Virginia code defines domestic violence as any form of family abuse, ranging from physical violence to neglect and verbal abuse.
Leaving an abusive relationship is hard. These four steps can help make the process both safer and easier, especially for spouses without green cards.
Filing for a divorce from bed and board is a great way of speeding up your divorce process, and can save you thousands of dollars in the long run.
In Virginia, filing for a protective order is actually pretty easy. Even better, the application itself is totally and entirely free.
Protecting your family can be hard work. We’ll help you manage.
We treat our animals like part of the family. However, the law considers pets to be personal property.
If you’ve been falsely served with a protective order, there are legal steps you can take to clear your name. Here are a few points to guide you in your defense against a protective order.
Family dynamics are changing faster than laws can be amended. These are some trends that have modernized current legislation and will become more prevalent in practicing family law.
Legally separating from your spouse in order to obtain a divorce is an uncomfortable situation, but there are options you can pursue that will help you ultimately file for divorce.
Virginia spousal support, also known as Alimony, means that one spouse may be required to pay the other as a result of divorce.
Knowledge is power–especially when you’re going through something emotional like divorce. Empower yourself with these 10 secrets about divorce you may not find anywhere else.