How Are Stocks Divided During a Divorce?

How Are Stocks Divided During a Divorce? | Albin Oldner Law, PLLC | iStock-1139817566

Stocks are a great investment for many. If you and your spouse have them, you’re likely wondering what might happen to your investments after your divorce. Just like most everything in the legal world, the answer is, “it depends.” Are the Stocks Separate or Community Property? In Texas, community property must be divided in a divorce. ...

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Conservatorship & Child Custody Laws in Texas

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If you’re going through a divorce or are considering one, you might have questions about your children. Will you receive custody of your children? Will your spouse? Is there even such a thing as full custody in Texas? All of these questions can be answered by learning more about Texas’ child custody laws. Child Custody: Understanding Conser...

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Domestic Violence And Firearms

Gun Violence Statistics An estimated 1.4 million Texans have a state regulated license to carry.[1] In 2018, One Hundred and Seventy-Four women in Texas were killed by male intimate partners 59% of the murders were by firearms.[2] Family violence is defined by the Texas Family Code as: (1) violence by a member of the family or househo...

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Who Can Benefit From Divorce Mediation?

Who Can Benefit From Divorce Mediation? | Albin Oldner Law, PLLC | iStock-924520232

When you hear the word “divorce,” you likely picture a courtroom battle. You may even feel a sense of stress and anxiety take over. The truth is every divorce doesn’t require traditional courtroom litigation. Indeed, many divorces never see the inside of a courtroom thanks to divorce mediation. Understanding Divorce Mediation Mediation...

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Property Division in a Business Divorce

Property Division in a Business Divorce | Albin Oldner Law, PLLC | iStock-1142547374

Many couples considering divorce in Texas are also proud owners of successful businesses. This leads to questions like, “Will I be able to keep the business?” and “Will my ex get a share of the business?” The answers depend on your specific case. Let’s discuss some of the property considerations made during a business divorce. Texas I...

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Will Coronavirus Lead to a Spike in Divorce Rates?

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Ever since the COVID-19 pandemic hit the US, many have theorized that stay-at-home orders and working from home would eventually cause many couples to get divorced. Some have even likened quarantine to a relationship pressure cooker or a time machine, where couples experience years’ worth of conflict in the span of just a few months.  In...

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