The purpose of a Sperm Donor Agreement is, most often, to clearly identify that, although the sperm donor is the biological father, he is not the child’s legal parent and he intends to sever all rights and responsibilities of parenthood including visitation, access, decision-making and child support.
Filing your taxes after divorce or during marital separation can turn a regular tax-season headache into a migraine. The first step to take is deciding your filing status. Can you file as Single or Head of Household? When do you need to file Married (Jointly or Separately)? Use this resource to help figure out what status is best for you.
What is a prenuptial agreement? Do you need one? This resource answers several common questions about this legal document.
This resource provides a checklist of items and information clients may want to consider gathering before their first meeting with a divorce attorney. While it is not necessary to have all of this information prior to your first meeting, it can be helpful to an introductory discussion with your lawyer.
Making the decision to get divorced is a difficult one, as is the manner in which you choose to get divorced. Your first meeting with any attorney should include a discussion of the available methods of dispute resolution, including the likelihood that your spouse might engage in alternatives to litigation.