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Housekeeping for Wills & Trusts

posted on March 30, 2020 by Willingham & Cote

Torree J Breen, Estate and Gifts, Divorce and Family Law

  Recently we have seen our world turned upside down.  Children are home from school and bored.  People are anxious not knowing how ...

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Federal Employees Without Pay: What Do I Do Now?

posted on January 22, 2019 by Willingham & Cote

Estate and Gifts, Divorce and Family Law, Scott Breen, Real Estate, Corporate and Business Law

For approximately 380,000 federal employees on furlough and another 420,000 working without pay, many people may be asking how they can protect themse...

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The Ending of a Long Term Marriage

posted on January 15, 2019 by Willingham & Cote

Torree J Breen, Divorce and Family Law

Michigan is a no-fault divorce state which means the court will grant a divorce without a showing of fault-based grounds, even if the non-filing spous...

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A Checklist When Considering Divorce

posted on October 30, 2018 by Willingham & Cote

Torree J Breen, Divorce and Family Law

Are you contemplating divorce? Before you file, you should gather information to determine whether you can live on your own, independent of your spous...

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CHILD SUPPORT: HOW DO MEDICAL EXPENSES FACTOR?

posted on June 13, 2018 by Willingham & Cote

Torree J Breen, Divorce and Family Law

              What is the “ordinary medical expense” calculated into Child Support...

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YOUR GRANDCHILDREN: DRUG ADDICTION AND CUSTODY

posted on June 11, 2018 by Willingham & Cote

Torree J Breen, Divorce and Family Law

                    Do you have a child addicted to drugs and you want to try to obtain custody of t...

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WHY WILL THE FRIEND OF THE COURT CHANGE CHILD SUPPORT IN MICHIGAN?

posted on May 31, 2018 by Torree J. Breen

Torree J Breen, Divorce and Family Law

If there is an order issued in Michigan regarding the child support, the Friend of the Court can review the calculation of child support under certain...

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Legal Vs. Physical Custody: What Does It Really Mean?

posted on January 03, 2018 by Willingham & Cote

Torree J Breen, Divorce and Family Law

Have you filed an action in court to determine the custody of your child?  In doing so, the court will issue orders determining both the physical...

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Five Things You Should Discuss with Your Fiancée Before the Wedding

posted on December 20, 2017 by Willingham & Cote

Torree J Breen, Divorce and Family Law

  After many years of practicing family law and sitting through hundreds of hours of consultations with potential divorce clients, there are a...

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YOUR NEW MARRIAGE: ARE YOU CREATING A BLENDED FAMILY?

posted on August 23, 2017 by Torree J. Breen

Torree J Breen, Divorce and Family Law

The majority of families have shifted from the traditional nuclear family of father, mother and child to a nation in which the majority of families ar...

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Internet Romance or New Job Out-of-State: How Does It Impact the Custody of Your Children?

posted on July 22, 2017 by Torree J. Breen

Torree J Breen, Divorce and Family Law

  Have you found a new job outside of Michigan or have been lucky to find new love across state lines?  The internet has expanded our emp...

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Long Term Marriage and Finances: Separating Myth from Fact

posted on July 15, 2017 by Torree J. Breen

Torree J Breen, Divorce and Family Law

   As a family law attorney, too often I receive phone calls from panicked “stay at home” parents. What is the reason for the...

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A Quick Internet Divorce: Not As Simple As You Think

posted on July 08, 2017 by Torree J. Breen

Torree J Breen, Divorce and Family Law

Thinking about a divorce?  Do you spend time on the internet or social media?  You may have looked online and discovered there are thousands...

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Recent and Critical Changes to Grandparenting Time in Michigan

posted on June 28, 2017 by Willingham & Cote

Torree J Breen, Divorce and Family Law

  Whether grandparents have a right to grandparent time has always been a controversial political question.  On June 13, 2017, the Michig...

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Dorm Fridge, Laundry Bag, and Durable Power of Attorney for Healthcare

posted on June 15, 2017 by

Estate and Gifts, Divorce and Family Law, Heather Gilkey

  Congratulations to our 2017 High School graduates! Before your child goes off to college or out into the world – you might be making s...

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