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https://www.duffeeandeitzen.com/divorce/tips-for-zoom-depositions by Marianne Howland

Tips for Zoom Depositions by Marianne Howland

As we are navigating this “new normal,” litigation continues and depositions are often a necessary part of litigation. Just because a...

Need to know tips for zoom mediation on www.duffeeandeitzen.com

Tips for Zoom Mediation by Marianne Howland

Mediation over zoom and other video chatting platforms has become the norm these days.  While there are some definite benefits to...

How to keep the money you were gifted or inherited

How to Keep the Money You Were Gifted or Inherited, by Lisa Duffee

Did you receive a gift of money from your parents for Christmas? Do they give you an annual gift up to...

Molly Behannon, Dallas TX

A New Year, A New You

A NEW YEAR, A NEW YOU “It is a new year; time to shine like the stars! This is a wonderful...

How to prepare for divorce

Divorce Deconstructed:  How to prepare for a favorable outcome

by Lisa Duffee When “I do” becomes “I’m done”   Let me be clear, there is nothing easy about divorce. It will...

Substance abuse and divorce, on www.duffeeandeitzen.com blog

Substance Abuse and Divorce

Often, unhappy marriages lead to the use of substances as a means of coping. Alcohol, illicit drugs, and prescription drugs are...

What is my divorce going to cost? on www.duffeeandeitzen.com blog

What is my divorce going to cost?

How much will my divorce cost?  It is one of the first questions I’m asked when meeting with a client for...

what you should know if you are considering divorce, on www.duffeeandeitzen.com blog

What You Should Know If You Are Considering Divorce

The decision to divorce is never an easy one. Emotions are likely to be intense on both sides, which makes it...

Post divorce checklist- very important once your divorce is finalized- on www.duffeeandeitzen.com blog

Post Divorce Checklist

There are many important items to consider when your divorce is final. Managing them all by yourself can feel overwhelming. Use the following checklist to determine key tasks that may need to be completed as you begin moving forward financially. 

If is not not in writing it didn't happen, advice for parents dealing with school issues- on www.duffeeandeitzen.com blog

If It Is Not In Writing It Didn’t Happen

Parents tell me every day what a teacher or principal told them. Sometimes what I hear is shocking. Oftentimes I hear something that does not match what the law requires. But when it comes time to prove it, it becomes a "he said – she said" match, which rarely ends well for parents.

Special Education 101

The current state of special education is quite a modern accomplishment.  Before 1975, many students with disabilities were simply denied access...

What is the best way to communicate with high conflict people?

Not all people you encounter in your personal or professional life will be equipped to appropriately handle conflict.  These so-called “high...

What is an IEP?

What is an IEP? An Individualized Education Program (“IEP”) is a written educational plan for a student in special education.  The...

Unreimbursed Medical Expenses

The issue of unreimbursed medical expenses is common among many clients. It will always be an issue in a SAPCR (Suit...

What is ARD?

An ARD is a meeting between a parent and certain public school personnel to discuss a student’s special education program. These...

Minute Taking Using a Digital Recording Device

Collaborative Meeting Minutes- The solution you have been looking for! We need to have accurate minutes of our collaborative meetings because...