Distinguishing between community and non-community property

Distinguishing between community and non-community property

Before a person marries, all of their personal possession and real property belong solely to them, unless these have previously been declared as jointly owned. Such properties generally remain yours after you marry, unless something is done to convert them to marital-possession status. But generally speaking, income earned and property bought after...

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PSA: Beware of adoption fraud

PSA: Beware of adoption fraud

Marrison Family Law specializes in providing world-class legal counsel on the many aspects of family law. The firm also believes that educating and informing people should be high on its list of priorities. A deeper understanding of the mechanics of family law is a pre-condition of abidance, especially in an age that has seen diverse […]

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How is debt divided by the court during a divorce?

How is debt divided by the court during a divorce?

Most people who file for a divorce will have their minds on their assets, but it’s equally important to pay attention to how any existing debt will be divided, as these will also affect the couple’s net worth, explains renowned Colorado Spring law firm Marrison Family Law. A key section of divorce judgment involves the […]

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Colorado law: The impact of domestic violence and its effect on custody

Colorado law: The impact of domestic violence and its effect on custody

One objective of Colorado law is to keep both children and adults safe from further harm following the separation of the spouses. Family courts in the state acknowledge that domestic violence poses adverse effects on the divorcing couple and their children. Colorado law aims to ensure that the children of a separating couple reside in […]

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