Popular Activities for Divorced Families

The current trend is for children to have equal access to both of their parents through a time-sharing schedule. This works best if both parents are willing to share responsibilities for their kids. When parents can get along well enough, maybe for one to two hours at...

What is Domestic Violence?

It has become painfully evident to you that you are in a marriage or domestic partnership where your spouse or partner has been making you feel bad, not only about yourself but also about your relationship. You believe that your spouse or partner is trying to...

“Best Interest of the Child”

The best interest of the children is a standard accepted in most states including Missouri. Child custody agreements are decided by the courts based on that standard. The ability of the parents to be able to provide adequate support must be considered. Child support...

Reasons to Choose HHG for Your Divorce Proceedings

Divorce litigation is often complex, time-consuming and involves a multitude of factors for consideration. Finding the right attorneys to handle these matters with clear strategy, and your success in mind is difficult, but not impossible. Hais, Hais & Goldberger...

Spousal Alimony/Maintenance Explained

In a divorce case, maintenance (formerly known as alimony) can be ordered to help provide for the needs of either party if the court determines that either party cannot support themselves on their own. It is important to know that there are different categories of...

Child Custody and Vacations

When the kids are off from school because of Spring Break or summer vacation, divorced parents might run into problems if they both want to go on family trips. Here are some tips for avoiding custody issues when it’s time for a vacation. Except the Unexpected A...