How Can Unwed Fathers Gain Child Custody And Visitation Rights?

On behalf of Law Offices of Peter J. Russo, P.C. posted in Child Custody on Saturday, March 28, 2015. Child custody matters are often discussed in the context of a parents’ divorce. However, today an increasing number of U.S. children are born to unwed mothers with the Centers for Control and Disease Prevention estimating that … Continue reading How Can Unwed Fathers Gain Child Custody And Visitation Rights?

Responding to unexpected ‘single parent’ jabs

On behalf of Law Offices of Peter J. Russo, P.C. posted in Child Custody on Friday, March 6, 2015. Parenthood is one of the most personal processes an individual can experience. Therefore, a great deal of anxiety and even judgment tend to surround the interactions of individuals whose parenting experiences are significantly dissimilar. If you … Continue reading Responding to unexpected ‘single parent’ jabs

The Truth About How Much Divorce Costs

On behalf of Law Offices of Peter J. Russo, P.C. posted in High Asset Divorce on Friday, February 20, 2015. Popular culture has widely embraced the idea that all divorce is an expensive, complex process. In reality, many divorces are surprisingly inexpensive and straightforward. The majority of divorces fall somewhere between these two extremes. If … Continue reading The Truth About How Much Divorce Costs

A Few Points For Divorcing Parents To Ponder

On behalf of Law Offices of Peter J. Russo, P.C. posted in Child Custody on Friday, January 16, 2015. Anyone considering a divorce is going to wonder about the emotional and legal processes they will potentially undergo. Questions, speculation, hypotheses and soul-searching are common to people exploring the possibility of divorce. For a parent thinking … Continue reading A Few Points For Divorcing Parents To Ponder

Prenuptial Agreements: Useful Only With Experienced Attorney

On behalf of Law Offices of Peter J. Russo, P.C. posted in Property Division on Friday, December 5, 2014. Marriage can bring about significant changes for couples, particularly in the area of finances. Marriage, of course, has the effect of tying together couples financially, making them partners in both assets and debts. This partnership may … Continue reading Prenuptial Agreements: Useful Only With Experienced Attorney

Ricki Lake’s Husbands Wants Prenup Thrown Out

On behalf of Law Offices of Peter J. Russo, P.C. posted in Property Division on Friday, November 21, 2014. Prenuptial agreements can help protect your property if a marriage eventually leads to a divorce. With the help of an attorney, Pennsylvania residents can put together a well-drafted agreement that aims to satisfy both parties. Although … Continue reading Ricki Lake’s Husbands Wants Prenup Thrown Out

If Not Legally Wed, A Contract Is Crucial To Protect Rights

On behalf of Law Offices of Peter J. Russo, P.C. posted in Property Division on Tuesday, November 11, 2014. Common law marriage is not recognized in Pennsylvania. It was abolished in 2005 with the stipulation that unions formed prior to that year would be deemed valid. But even in those circumstances, certain standards have to … Continue reading If Not Legally Wed, A Contract Is Crucial To Protect Rights