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Prenuptial Agreements – What is fairness?

Prenuptial Agreements, sometimes called antenuptial agreements, are more common in today’s society.  While arguably unromantic, prenuptial agreements can help prospective spouses enter into a marriage with common financial expectations and reduce the stress and conflict financial issues often cause. Mississippi … Continue reading

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Obligation of Divorced Parents to Pay College Expenses

In 1960, the Mississippi Supreme Court held that a parent’s duty of child support includes the cost of a college education. The college expense obligation may be awarded at the time of the divorce even if the child is very … Continue reading

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What Does a Divorce Cost…and Who Pays?

Divorce is a civil matter, and the parties involved in this legal matter bear the costs.  The costs of a divorce can vary greatly, depending upon the complexity of the legal matters involved, the level of agreement between the parties … Continue reading

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