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Jordan Gerber

Jordan Gerber’s Legal Guides

56 total

  • Who gets the Marital Home?

    The decision has been made. Youve read the books your Pastor/Rabbi recommended. Youve spent hours in a sweat lodge in Costa Rica meditating on it. Youve spoken to your parents, your best friend and the guy that cuts your hair about it to the point where youre sure one more heart ...

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  • Children's College Expenses

    One of the biggest concerns among clients dealing with child support issues is who will be responsible for the childrens college expenses. According to Florida law, absent a finding of physical or mental deficiency, there is no legal duty for a parent to pay child support beyond ...

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  • Child Custody Modification

    Change is the only constant in life. Whether the termdivorcehas just entered your vocabulary or the dust has already settled on your exodus from wedded bliss, you probably know this adage all too well. Perhaps Mr. Right, who swept you off your feet with his flair for romance and ...

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  • Enforcement

    FDR once said, the only thing we have to fear is fear itself. The context in which this statement was made is strikingly similar to the scenario many find themselves in when choosing to end his or her marriage. When FDR spoke those famous words during his Inaugural speech in 193...

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  • Hiding Assets

    In an era defined by economic downturn, it is not uncommon to find your former chiropractor hawking nutrition supplements or hear that the guy you used to entrust with your stock portfolio is now operating a mobile dry cleaning business/taco truck. When times are tough the toug...

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  • Attorneys Fees

    The time has finally come. Whether it bedivorce,child support enforcement, paternity orchild custodyissues, youre in the thick of it. Suddenly youre questioning your every move. Your patterns of behavior have become erratic and things seem to be spiraling out of control. But, yo...

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  • Adultery

    Whoever said marriage was easy obviously never thought their spouse could be cheating. Maybe its all his late nights at the office since that Carmen Electra circa 2001 lookalike started as his intern (not real sure when tube tops became acceptable office attire?!) or that you hav...

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  • Making the Decision to Pursue a Divorce

    You have finally reached the point of no return. Things are no longer bearable at home and, in fact, you cant even remember the last time walking through the front door didnt result in a panicked feeling of being trapped in a life you cant stand. Youve spent countless hours discu...

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  • Can my Kids Testify re: Custody Issues?

    As you are well aware from reading the prior posts on this site, the term child custody is now obsolete. Regardless of semantics, when facing adivorcewith children in common, who will end up with the children is usually in the forefront of a persons mind. As a family law attorney...

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  • Financial Mismanagement

    Okay, we all get it. The economy sucks. For many, this translates to a perpetual aversion for the stock market and slashing luxuries once taken for granted (i.e. at home manicures and discounted tee times). For those facing divorce, however, it can be an entirely different ball ...

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