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January 2017 Archives

Discover the benefits of prenuptial agreements

Every couple is different, but some Oregon couples may benefit from taking the appropriate steps to protect their interests before marriage. Prenuptial agreements are simple, yet effective, tools that can protect finances and personal property in the event that a couple gets divorced. Prenuptial agreements are often associated with wealthy or high-income individuals, but there may be benefits to couples of any income level.

What are Family Abuse Prevention Act restraining orders?

When Oregon couples are not getting along, arguments might be frequent, and could even escalate to a point where someone calls the police. The state's law enforcement agencies and the courts take allegations of domestic violence seriously. If necessary, Family Abuse Prevention Act (FAPA) restraining orders could be issued.