Monthly Archives: January 2019

What is an Ex Parte Order?

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When it comes to divorce proceedings, many parties have heard of Ex Parte orders but are not clear on what they mean and how they apply to different family law cases. Ex Parte orders are truly emergency orders. They are common in family law proceedings but not always necessary. It is important to understand these… Read more »

What is the Automatic Temporary Restraining Order?

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Understanding the Family Law Automatic Restraining Orders or ATROs Emotions run high when it comes to a divorce proceeding. The parties may be hurt and may wish to do something to hurt the other party, such as clearing out the bank account, kicking the other party out of the home or making decisions regarding the… Read more »