Family Law

Are There Benefits of Filing for Divorce First?

In most divorce cases, one spouse initiates the ending of the marriage so that they are able to set the tone for the process. There are benefits for the spouse who is first to file for divorce. If you’re considering initiating the process before your spouse, Las Vegas divorce attorneys will guide you through the process. There are a number of factors to be aware of when being the first to file for divorce and speaking to Las Vegas divorce attorneys at the law firm of.. [Read More…]

What are the Different Types of Child Custody?

If you are considering a divorce in Las Vegas, you should contact the law firm of Pintar Albiston. It’s important to meet with Las Vegas family law attorneys early in the process to make sure you understand the different types of child custody in Nevada. Nevada law recognizes two types of custody in divorce cases including physical and legal custody. A Las Vegas child custody lawyer can help you understand the specifics of each custody type and how it applies to your situation. In the meantime,.. [Read More…]

Understanding the Guardianship Process in Las Vegas Nevada

Guardianship means obtaining the legal authority to make decisions for another person and a long-term guardian must be appointed by a court. When an adult is unable to care for himself, or a child’s parents are unable to care for the child, a guardianship may be needed. The appointed guardian has the legal authority to care for a person who cannot care for themselves, including not only the elderly but incapacitated persons, such a person after a debilitating accident or mental incapacity, or children in need.. [Read More…]

Why do I need a contract?

A contract is a formal agreement between two or more parties for each party to perform certain acts. Contracts can cover an extremely broad range of matters, including the sale of goods or real property, the terms of employment or of an independent contractor relationship, the settlement of a dispute, and ownership of intellectual property. At Pintar Albiston LLP, we provide a wide range of professional services for contracts, including contract review, contract drafting, contract revisions and breach of contract legal actions. The Elements of a.. [Read More…]

Types of Child Custody

Types of Child Custody Child custody is a legal term that is used in family law issues to resolve and establish the rights and responsibilities of parents that relates to minor children when parents divorce or separate. If parents cannot decide as to issues of child custody, visitation and support, then the family court will decide child custody and support issues including who the child will live with and who will make decisions about the children. When parents are unable to come to an agreement on.. [Read More…]