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Arlene D. Kock

DivorceFamily Law
September 10, 2021

5 Divorce Myths

In answering questions for many clients considering divorce, I found there are a number of myths that need to be dispelled. This article is an attempt to address some key…
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CustodyFamily Law
August 5, 2021

How to Avoid Conflict — Back to School…The Right Way

Divorced parents can avoid conflict by planning ahead for back-to-school and special events, vacations, birthdays and other activities. Such planning is important for parents and children alike because it creates…
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CustodyFamily Law
May 5, 2021

Summer Visitation Do’s & Don’ts

As the end of the school year rapidly approaches, parents are faced with planning visitation and timeshare that is appropriate for their children’s summer break. Here are three Do’s and…
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COVID-19COVID-19 Court Updates
April 16, 2021

COVID-19: The Family Law Courts One Year Later

Our family law universe changed on March 16, 2020, when California Governor Gavin Newsom issued a directive to close nonessential businesses and for citizens to shelter in place in response…
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CustodyFamily Law
January 9, 2021

Parenting With Your Ex: Goals And Tools For 2021

With the new year comes new possibilities. Setting parenting goals is as important as establishing your own goals for personal achievements. While setting your individual goals may come easily, developing…
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COVID-19Family Law
December 11, 2020

Domestic stress during COVID shows need for change in family courts

Throughout the pandemic, we have seen the effects that COVID-19 has had on families across the country. But little attention has been given to the increasing rates of divorce and…
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DivorceFamily Law
November 13, 2020

Family Life Post-Divorce — COVID-19 Update

Family life post-divorce is not without its challenges, and a pertinent issue during the holiday season is the custody arrangement. When Christmas, Thanksgiving, birthdays, or school vacations are approaching, parents…
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CustodyFamily Law
October 8, 2020

Holiday Planning Visitation & Timeshare

As the end of the year rapidly approaches, parents are faced with planning visitation and timeshare that is appropriate for the children’s holiday break. The realities of COVID-19 have completely…
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Divorce
September 11, 2020

Five Divorce Myths

In answering questions for many clients considering divorce, I found there are a number of myths that need to be dispelled. This article is an attempt to address some key…
Read More
COVID-19Family Law
August 11, 2020

COVID-19 and Back-To-School Challenges

It’s September. It’s time to go back to school and we are faced with historic and unprecedented challenges due to a widespread virus that our nation is struggling to control.…
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