Community Property

Why Zukerberg Was Wise to Wait

admin  -  Jun 01, 2012  -  , , ,  -  Comments Off on Why Zukerberg Was Wise to Wait
As most everyone has read or heard by now, on May 18, 2012, Facebook became a publicly traded company and probably not so coincidentally, just one day before the Facebook IPO, Mark Zukerberg, Facebook’s founder, quietly said “I do” to his longtime college girlfriend in a small surprise ceremony. While

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Your Facebook Relationship Status Has Changed!

admin  -  May 25, 2012  -  , , ,  -  Comments Off on Your Facebook Relationship Status Has Changed!
Over the past week Facebook has made a couple of major headlines. First, Facebook had its IPO and became a publicly traded company. While the result of the offering probably was not what many wanted, there certainly was no escaping the hype leading up the to public offering or the

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We are getting divorced, so who gets to keep the dog?

admin  -  Mar 29, 2012  -  , , ,  -  Comments Off on We are getting divorced, so who gets to keep the dog?
So, during a divorce, who does get to keep the dog? This issue has actually arisen in my practice often within the past few months. It may come as a surprise to you that according to a 2006 survey by the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers the number of pet custody

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Don’t Put Off Until Tomorrow What You Can Do Today

admin  -  Aug 30, 2011  -  , , ,  -  Comments Off on Don’t Put Off Until Tomorrow What You Can Do Today
One saying that I try hard to live by in my personal life as well as my professional career is “don’t put off until tomorrow what you can do today” and this holds true for several important reasons. We all know good and well that life is just too darn

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The Community – Your Best Friend or Worst Enemy?

admin  -  Aug 30, 2011  -  , , ,  -  Comments Off on The Community – Your Best Friend or Worst Enemy?
Louisiana is different. Most people know this. I live in a city like no other. New Orleans is a place where you can buy an alcoholic daiquiri in a drive-thru, where the downtown area is shut down and blocked off at noon on a Friday so a parade can pass

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