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How Social Media Affects Your Divorce Case

  • Aug 14, 2018
  • The Harr Law Firm

Social media plays an important role in many people’s lives. While it can be helpful to share ups and downs with friends online, anything you post on Facebook, Twitter, and similar sites can negatively affect your divorce case. The information that’s found on these sites can be used as evidence against you or for you, which is why we advise you to be careful about your social media activity. Here we’ll explain how your online actions can impact everything from alimony to custody and child support.

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How to Talk to Your Kids about Divorce

  • Aug 04, 2018
  • The Harr Law Firm

One of the most difficult aspects of your divorce is helping your child get through it. There will be many conversations that involve difficult-to-answer questions, anger, frustration, and sadness, regardless of how old your child is. Fortunately, your family can get through this as long as you remain open and available to your kids. Here are a few tips on how to talk about the separation.

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5 Reasons to Pursue Litigation

  • Jul 27, 2018
  • The Harr Law Firm

While suing isn’t always the right answer, there are some situations when litigation is your only option to make things right. A lawsuit can solve a problem, punish a wrongdoer, and even save your business or family from financial ruin. In any case, you need an experienced team of lawyers by your side to see you through. In this article, we’ll discuss some situations when it might be appropriate to pursue litigation.

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Why You Should Pay for Adequate Insurance Coverage

  • Jul 16, 2018
  • The Harr Law Firm

Nobody enjoys spending a lot of money on car insurance, but that’s the only way to protect yourself from the financial consequences of getting into an accident. The car crash doesn’t even have to be your fault. You might have to pay for car repairs and medical bills if the other driver was uninsured or under-insured. Since you can’t predict when accidents happen, it’s best to get the best coverage you can afford.

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Children & Divorce: 5 Do’s & Don’ts for Parents on Protecting Their Children during Divorce

  • Jul 05, 2018
  • The Harr Law Firm

A divorce can be even harder on your children than on you, mainly because they didn’t necessarily choose the separation of their parents. Your family will get through this tough time, although it may take several weeks or even months for everyone to adjust to the new arrangements. In the meantime, both parents could use some pointers on how to protect their children during the divorce and ease the process for them.

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How Are Marital Assets and Liabilities Divided in a Divorce?

  • Jun 25, 2018
  • The Harr Law Firm

A divorce is a major life event, because it’s incredibly complicated. In addition to dealing with emotional turmoil and the upheaval of your current family, you’ll have to worry about sorting through your assets and liabilities. The prevailing goal of a divorce is to distribute those assets and debts in a fair and equitable manner, although that doesn’t necessarily mean each partner gets an equal share. Here you’ll learn more about marital and non-marital property and the rules that govern your divorce.

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5 Things You Should Know about Prenuptial Agreements

  • Jun 14, 2018
  • The Harr Law Firm

Prenuptial agreements are more common than you think. In addition to protecting the wealthy, these premarital agreements can protect your assets from a prior marriage or allow you to pass family property or businesses to your children directly instead of the spouse. To enforce a prenup, you must understand how to create one and what happens if you don’t have one. Here you’ll learn the basics about these legal contracts.

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Divorce FAQ: How Long Does the Process Take?

  • Jun 04, 2018
  • The Harr Law Firm

Filing for divorce isn’t something anyone does lightly, but when you’re in the middle of the process, it’s natural that you just want it to be over. How long it takes until you’re officially divorced from your partner depends very much on your personal situation. In theory, you could get divorced within a month if your current spouse doesn’t contest the divorce and you have agreed on all the major and minor points. Most cases take several months, but a high-asset divorce with minor children can even take a year or longer.

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Divorce FAQ: Can I Live in My Home during the Divorce?

  • May 21, 2018
  • The Harr Law Firm

In many cases, couples decide to physically separate before filing for divorce. When one of the partners moves out of the marital home, it’s natural to wonder what that means for the divorce. Fortunately, you’re not giving up your rights to your house by moving out during the divorce. And whether you live there or not, both spouses are required to keep up the mortgage payments and maintenance until the divorce is final.

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What Does a Family Law Attorney Do?

  • May 15, 2018
  • The Harr Law Firm

A family law attorney specializes in domestic and family matters. They can help you with divorce, custody, visitation, alimony, child support, and appeals. Most family lawyers accept a range of cases, including high asset divorces as well as modifications to your divorce decree. Having the right attorney working for you on your behalf can make a big difference to the outcome of your case.

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How Hiring a Divorce Attorney Can Help You

  • May 07, 2018
  • The Harr Law Firm

All the resources in the world are at your fingertips with a quick online search, but you may be reluctant to spend money on hiring an expert to help you with your divorce. The truth is that an Internet search engine can’t replace the knowledge and experience an attorney provides during your divorce. Their main job is to protect your assets, whether you want out of the marriage or are the one being served with divorce papers. You should never have to go through a divorce alone.

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The Different Types of Child Custody and What They Mean for You

  • Apr 24, 2018
  • The Harr Law Firm

After you become a parent, you’re irrevocably bound together with the other partner in raising your children. In most cases, a separation or divorce doesn’t provide a completely clean break when children are involved. The court systems recognize the need for children to have both parents involved in their lives, and custody is awarded accordingly. There are 4 different types of child custody, and each of them means something different. Here we’ll explain in detail.

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Types of Nursing Home Abuse and How to Spot Them

  • Apr 16, 2018
  • The Harr Law Firm

Placing your loved on in a nursing home is a difficult decision to make. However, if your family member needs medical care or around-the-clock assistance, professional assistance is needed. You’ve probably taken some time in choosing the right nursing home for your loved one. Unfortunately, potential nursing home abuse is a real concern and shouldn’t be taken lightly. Here you’ll discover the different types of abuse and how to spot them and keep your loved one safe.

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When It Makes Sense to Hire a Personal Injury Attorney in Daytona Beach

  • Apr 07, 2018
  • The Harr Law Firm

It’s good to know that you have a personal injury attorney to stand by your side when something unexpected happens. While you don’t need a legal expert for every fender bender, you’d be surprised how often the involvement of a lawyer increases the payout the insurance company is willing to offer. If you’re not sure whether legal assistance is needed, you can always get a free consultation to find out. In the meantime, here are some pointers to serve you as a guide.

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How Long Does a Florida Divorce Take?

  • Mar 26, 2018
  • The Harr Law Firm

Once you have made the difficult decision to file for divorce, you’ll probably want everything to be finalized. However, divorces can take time. How long yours takes depends on the issues that are involved. Typically, high asset divorces or divorces with kids take longer, because there are more things to think about and work out in a divorce agreement. Florida also has a mandatory waiting period that can’t be waived.

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How Parents Can Protect Their Children during the Divorce

  • Mar 15, 2018
  • The Harr Law Firm

Divorce isn’t easy for anyone, which is why it’s good to have someone to talk to. For parents, the separation becomes infinitely more complicated. Even though you’re splitting up with your partner, you still have the children to think about. To protect them and their relationships with both their parents, it’s important to keep things as amicable as possible. Here are few other tips for helping your family adjust to the new circumstances.

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What to Do after a Motorcycle Accident

  • Mar 08, 2018
  • The Harr Law Firm

Riding a motorcycle puts you in an adrenaline-fueled, hyper-aware emotional state. It’s no wonder more than 500,000 people are ready to visit Daytona Beach’s Official Bike Week this month. When you’re riding a bike, your hands and feet are always busy, and you never stop being alert. Unfortunately, wearing safety gear and being aware of your surroundings doesn’t always prevent a crash. Whether you ride your bike every day or occasionally, it’s important to understand what to do in case of an accident.

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Reflections on Divorce – Good Advice from Divorcees

  • Feb 19, 2018
  • The Harr Law Firm

Nobody gets married with the intention of getting divorced. Unfortunately, that’s just what happens in a lot of cases. There are as many different reasons for getting divorced as there are married couples. The good news is that a divorce doesn’t mean your life is over – far from it. To make your divorce easier, our Daytona Beach divorce lawyers have some advice for you, advice that divorcees often wish they’d had beforehand.

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Daytona Beach Family Law Attorney - The Harr Law Firm

  • Feb 15, 2018
  • The Harr Law Firm

The Harr Law Firm offers extensive legal services in the Daytona Beach area. This family law attorney and his staff have served numerous clients by providing experienced legal representation. The Daytona Beach law firm was founded in 2005 with the intent of making a difference in Volusia County.

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What Are the Most Common Car Accident Injuries?

  • Feb 06, 2018
  • The Harr Law Firm

According to the National Safety Council, there are about 10 million car accidents each year. Not all of them are big crashes, as this number includes parking lots scrapes as well as multi-car pileups. This number isn’t meant to scare you, either, but it does put a car crash into perspective. In fact, if you’re an average driver, you’ll be in a car accident about once every 17.9 years. Therefore, it might be helpful to know about the most common injuries a car accident can cause.

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5 Tips for Ensuring a Smooth Divorce

  • Jan 19, 2018
  • The Harr Law Firm

A divorce doesn’t have to be a messy and drawn-out process, and it doesn’t have to wear out everyone who is involved with it. While most divorces do involve a certain amount of pain and anguish on all sides, there are things you can do to make it easier your family. Here are 5 tips for ensuring a smooth divorce.

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How Much Is Your Personal Injury Case Worth?

  • Jan 13, 2018
  • The Harr Law Firm

In a personal injury case, establishing liability is the first course of action. It’s your lawyer’s job to find out if it’s possible to prove that another party intentionally or unintentionally caused you harm. When they accept your case, your next question might be: How much is my personal injury case worth? There is no simple answer to this question, because it depends on several different factors. Here we’ll break down how compensation is usually determined.

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5 Challenges of a High Asset Divorce

  • Jan 09, 2018
  • Harr Law Firm

Every divorce is emotionally and financially challenging, at least to some extent. To ensure that assets are divided fairly, it’s best for both parties to hire an attorney. For a high asset divorce, it’s even more important to seek legal counsel. That’s because these types of divorces pose unusual challenges, such as the ones described below.

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