Month: September 2013

Dad gets child custody after Texas mom charged with threats

On behalf of Loughmiller Higgins, Attorneys at Law posted in Child Custody on Tuesday, September 24, 2013

In the United States, residents enjoy a sense of freedom, and that includes the innate freedom to oppose the viewpoints of any elected government official. But that freedom does not give someone license to send those officials threatening and/or poison-laced letters, which is what a Texas mom has allegedly done and which has cost her child...

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Prenup to determine property division in Eastwood’s divorce

On behalf of Loughmiller Higgins, Attorneys at Law posted in Divorce on Friday, September 20, 2013

The aging movie star, Clint Eastwood, is undergoing divorce proceedings. He and his wife are splitting up after 17 years of marriage. They have a 16-year-old daughter and Eastwood's estate is estimated at a value of $375 million. Property division involving such a highly valued estate could result in a very expensive divorce; however, when a...

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Mother faces off against large company for child support payments

On behalf of Loughmiller Higgins, Attorneys at Law posted in Child Support on Wednesday, September 11, 2013

On behalf of Loughmiller Higgins, Attorneys at Law posted in Child Support on Wednesday, September 11, 2013. Many Texas residents who have been through a divorce know that raising a child alone can be a difficult endeavor. For this reason, there are child support laws put in place that attempt to prevent a sudden a significant decline in...

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Prolonged division of assets during divorce leads to high risk

On behalf of Loughmiller Higgins, Attorneys at Law posted in Divorce on Wednesday, September 4, 2013

Many people in Texas that have been through a divorce know that it can be one of the most difficult ordeals an individual can go through. Often, such a process is intensely emotional for all parties directly involved, and the stress can very easily promote intense bitterness and turmoil between the two that are splitting. One of the most...

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