Monthly Archives: March 2011

Special Needs Children and Divorce

California family law attorney Lisa Helfend Meyer recently discussed particular issues that arise in divorce cases involving special needs children: A parenting plan for the typical child may not be appropriate for an autistic child or one with other developmental … Continue reading

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Limited Representation: A Cost-Effective Family Law Option

As the economy went south, everyone sought options to trim his or her budget.  Some people skipped Starbucks and began brewing their own coffee.  Others found creative ways to recycle their grocery bags.  Still others completely transformed their driving habits … Continue reading

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Technological Solutions to Shared Parental Responsibility

South Carolina Attorney Megan C. Hunt mentions some online tools available to help facilitate co-parenting: But the reality is that co-parenting is HARD.  It is difficult for two people who have decided they can’t get along to coordinate schedules, discipline, … Continue reading

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What is a Parenting Plan?

According to Section 61.046 of the Florida Statutes: “Parenting plan” means a document created to govern the relationship between the parents relating to decisions that must be made regarding the minor child and must contain a time-sharing schedule for the parents … Continue reading

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Helping Children Cope With Divorce

School counselor Leslie King and teacher Daryl Sollerh offer some tips at the Huffington Post on how to help children cope with their parents’ divorce: First, let’s face it: No one is a saint. No one is immune to the pain, challenges and … Continue reading

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Video: Divorce TV – Child Support Guidelines

The following video from Divorce TV discusses child support guidelines: Keep in mind that each state’s child support guidelines are different.  Florida’s child support guidelines are based on section 61.30, Florida Statutes. If you have questions regarding child support and … Continue reading

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Family Law Filing Fees in Polk County

I previous wrote about filing fees in Hernando County, Hillsborough County, Pinellas County, Pasco County, and Sarasota County.  In this post I review current filing fees in the Tenth Judicial Circuit, Polk County, for common family law matters.  A person who initiates a family law case … Continue reading

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Video: Cheaterville

The following video from KLAS, a CBS affiliate in Las Vegas, discusses a website called Cheaterville: Please note that parties to a family law case should be careful about what they post to social media and other sites, especially if … Continue reading

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ABC Family Law Now on Twitter

You can now follow The Law Firm of Adam B. Cordover, P.A., on Twitter:  @CordoverLaw.

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Attorney Adam B. Cordover Runs Tour de Village 5K

This past weekend I continued my newfound trend of going forward faster:  I completed my second 5K run in three weeks as part of Carrollwood Village’s Tour de Village. This time I did significantly better than my Gasparilla 5K Run … Continue reading

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