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Listening skills help many parents
Spend a moment or two reviewing this article that explains why people who are divorcing or working to co-parent should practice effective listening skills. It also explains the foundations of effective listening, including withholding judgment and reflecting the message. An attorney can help with mediation or other aspects related to the process.

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Establishing paternity for California children
Take a look at this article about establishing paternity in California. When unwed couples have children, the fathers are not automatically afforded rights as parents because there is no presumption of parentage. In order to seek custody, visitation or to enact other parental rights, unmarried fathers must establish paternity, whether voluntarily or through court order.

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Divorce and finances: 3 ways to prepare
Check out this article about the impact divorce can have on one's finances and how those considering a divorce should prepare beforehand. Protecting one's financial position during divorce often comes down to knowing the value of the marital estate in question, staying calm and collected throughout, and ensuring that the other spouse is removed from all joint accounts. By following these three steps, those going through a divorce will be in a much better position to come out of it in relatively healthy financial shape.

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3 Benefits Postnuptial Agreements Offer California Couples
Take a look at this article about the reasons that married couples in California can frequently benefit from creating postnuptial agreements. Besides creating solutions for complex financial issues, these agreements can help couples come to terms on common sources of marital strife. Learn more about the specific situations and concerns that postnuptial agreements can help address.

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How to help children deal with divorce
Take a look at this article about helping children cope with divorce. Read more to learn what parents can do to help their kids adjust to the change. Experiencing the divorce of their parents can be a traumatic experience for children. However, parents may ease their stress over the situation, and help them through the transition, by telling them what is going on, encouraging them to communicate their feelings and avoiding bad mouthing their exes in front of them.

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Principal Attorney Patricia Hendrickson was interviewed on an internet radio show recently. In the interview she discusses a number of important divorce and family law topics and answers some common questions about these areas of the law. Click the link to listen to the radio segment: http://bit.ly/Htpukr
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