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Average Hourly Divorce Attorney Rate By Region [Infographic]

One of the biggest factors that contributes to the high cost of divorce is the hourly rate attorneys typically charge. Hourly rates can vary quite dramatically depending on many different factors, including the size and prestige of the law firm … Continue reading

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What Does the Average Divorce Cost?

By:  Jessica A. Bryant I’ve yet to meet a single person who jumps for joy at the notion of going through a divorce and incurring costs as a result. Oftentimes, people ask what their case is going to cost them. … Continue reading

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Washington Divorce Rates Slightly Above the National Average.

Last month, the U.S. Census Bureau released Marital Events of Americans: 2009, which takes a look at marriage, divorce and widowhood in all 50 states. According to the report, the average rate of divorce across the U.S. is 9.2 per … Continue reading

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Extraordinary salary increases excluded in determining the individual's final average salary for retirement purposes.

Matter of Palandra v New York State Teachers' Retirement Sys., 011 NY Slip Op 04357, Appellate Division, Third Department Maria Palandra was employed by the Elmont Union Free School District and eventually became its superintendent of schools. In 2000, Palandra… … Continue reading

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Divorce in Romanian Town Costs 60% of an Average Salary!

People who go through contentious divorces often complain about how much it coss them from start to finish. When couples (or at least one of the parties) refuse to be reasonable, the bill certainly does add up. For anyone contemplating … Continue reading

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