Tag Archives: Cases

Determining Which State Has Jurisdiction in New York Child Custody Cases Involving an Out-of-State Parent or Child

In today’s society, it is very common for families to move between states, especially when a couple’s children are young and parents are still developing their careers. While it has become easier over the past few decades for families to … Continue reading

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Cases — December 31, 2017, through January 6, 2018

Contract/Noncompete/Trade Secret/Wrongful Termination*Pliuskaitis v. USA Swimming (10th Cir., January 2, 2018) (affirming dismissal of Pliuskaitis’s damages claims for lack of subject matter jurisdiction: he failed to challenge the arbitrator's denial of damages)Discrimination/Retaliation*Black v. Larimer (10th Cir., January 3, 2018) (affirming … Continue reading

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Bankruptcy Basics (Part I) The Different Types of Bankruptcy Cases

The main goal of any bankruptcy case is getting a discharge of a large amount of debt. Getting a debt discharged means that the debtor is no longer obligated to repay the debt. Credit card debt and medical debt are … Continue reading

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Illinois Divorce: High Conflict PD Cases and Divorce

I came across this podcast that features Megan Hunter, and offers some useful information about Personality Disorders and Divorce.  A significant of my practice involves divorces and child custody issues that feature traits of personality disorders that affect the custody … Continue reading

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New Bankruptcy Cases & Adversary Proceedings for Jan 13, 2018

The following list is a sample of the bankruptcy cases and adversary proceedings that have been filed over the past twenty-four hours in selected bankruptcy courts nationwide: U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Middle District of Alabama U.S. Bankruptcy Court for … Continue reading

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