Child Custody Decisions in Nevada

Child Custody in Nevada

It is an unfortunate reality that more than 40% of all marriages in the U.S. end in divorce. Nevada is no different to anywhere else in the country as far as the incidence of divorce is concerned. Often the people who are most affected by a separation or divorce are the joint children of the couple going through the divorce. Sorting out the custody of a child or children can be fraught with … [Read more...]

The Role of a Registered Agent in Nevada

registered business agent in Nevada

If you own a business in Las Vegas or any other location in Nevada, but do not live within the state yourself, you are required to have a registered agent for your business. Even if you live in Nevada yourself it may be an advantage to you to appoint a registered agent. If this is something you have not considered, then read on below about the role of a registered agent in Nevada. The Role of a … [Read more...]

5 Reasons You Shouldn’t Represent Yourself In A Divorce

Man Representing Himself in Court During A Divorce Trial

Are you considering self-representation in your divorce case? Perhaps you and your spouse are on amicable terms and want to reduce costs. Or maybe you think it’s best to deal with one another directly to move things forward, since lawyers will just get in the way and potentially make matters more contentious than they already are.   Whatever your rationale, representing yourself (or … [Read more...]

10 Qualities To Look For In A Divorce Lawyer

Qualities of a divorce lawyer

Divorce can be one of the most stressful events of your life, and depending on how contentious your particular situation is, the process may last months or even years. When you consider the sensitivity and significance of the issues, the impact they can have on you and your family, and the fact that you may be working alongside your divorce lawyer for a long period of time, you realize just how … [Read more...]

Most Common Business Legal Issues For Las Vegas Entrepreneurs

Lawyers Helping An Entrepreneur In Las Vegas Nevada

A recent report released by the US Public Interest Research Group Education Fund revealed that it is the small entrepreneurs and businesses that shoulder the cost of offshore tax havens used by large corporations like General Electric and Pfizer. This is just one of the difficult challenges faced by entrepreneurs because this cost amounts to an average of $5,128 a year in additional taxes that are … [Read more...]

Marriage Annulment: What happens in Vegas can definitely stay in Vegas

Reasons for Anulment in Nevada

You have recently been married and congratulations are in order. But what if you are having second thoughts about your partner and you can no longer see yourself growing old with them on your porch, sipping iced teas together? If you have decided that married life is not for you, an annulment may be the best course of action, depending on the actual reason for which you’re seeking an … [Read more...]

Planning Ahead for Your Child’s College Education

saving money for college

If you’re going through a divorce and your child is very young, it’s probably not at the forefront of your mind to consider negotiating your child’s college education with your soon-to-be ex-spouse. However, this is exactly the time you should be discussing it. If you wait until your child is closer to college-bound age, well after your divorce is finalized, you and your ex-spouse may have your … [Read more...]

Tips For Business Owners Contemplating Divorce

divorce sign

If you are a business owner that had the foresight to visit an attorney prior to getting married or starting your business, you were likely able to take precautionary measures that would protect your business interests in the event of a divorce.   Some of these measures include: a prenuptial agreement, which determines what part of the business, if any, will become marital … [Read more...]

Marriage Annulment in Las Vegas

Las Vegas Marriage Annulment

Marriages that are based on “lack of capacity” and/or fraud, can be dissolved via an annulment.  An annulment, unlike a divorce, will make it seem like you were never married.  Some basis for an annulment in Las Vegas include, but are not limited to an inability to make an informed decision about getting married, because one party was under the influence of drugs or alcohol.  Another example would … [Read more...]