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Surrogacy and Paid Family Leave

In New Delhi, India, female employees of the federal government can now apply for paid family leave if they have a child through surrogacy. The new decision from the personnel ministry came when a mother had twins through the assisted family planning process, yet was denied paid family leave because she was not the biological mother.

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国际婚姻须知 之离婚 ——101 入门课程:那些你应该知道的7个基本要点

随着国家与国家、人与人之间距离的拉进,跨国婚姻不再是一件稀罕的事情。有些人因为学习工作的原因长期居住在另一个国家并找到了伴侣;有些人可能在自己的家乡遇到了来自别国的异客;还有些人在婚后移居了别国或有一方长期处于异地。由于思想文化差异以及其他种种原因,跨国离婚的案例不在少数。今天这节101入门课程教给大家八个关于跨国离婚不可忽略的要点。

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如何将离婚的事实告知孩子?

有许多研究调查教导父母应当如何告知孩子关于离婚的事实,但极少数提及孩子对此事的反映及心理活动。在犹他州的专家展开了一系列的访问,专访父母离异的孩子,通过了解孩子内心活动,决定父母应当如何正确的告知离婚一事。

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How Common Is Divorce And What Are The Reasons?

In the United States alone, research has shown that 40-50% of first marriages will end in divorce or permanent separation. The risk of divorce for second marriages is even higher at 60%. Although divorce has always been common in American society, divorce has become more common over the last 50 years, and the divorce rate…

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Why Should You Consider Surrogacy in the United States?

The surrogacy industry is constantly growing larger, especially with the cost of surrogacies rising in the US. Unfortunately, this leaves families who just can’t afford to do so in the dust. Alternatively, families who do have the money but live in a country in which surrogacy is illegal have an equal but opposite problem. Their…

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Are Prenuptial Agreements Out of Date?

A prenuptial agreement – also known as an antenuptial agreement or a premarital agreement, and commonly shortened to “prenup” or “prenupt” – is a contract entered prior to marriage or civil union. Older generations have tended to shy away from prenups, but as it turns out, millennials are now taking advantage of the benefits of…

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California Spousal Support in Long Term vs. Short Term Marriages

Spousal support (also known as partner support for registered domestic partners) is money that one spouse pays to help support the other after the filing of a dissolution or legal separation. When a married couple divorces after building a lifestyle together, a court may require the higher earner—whether the husband or the wife— to assist…

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Automatic Temporary Restraining Orders

Automatic Temporary Restraining Orders (ATRO) advice of the four standard family law restraining orders which start immediately once a dissolution is commenced and restrain the parties from taking certain actions absent a written agreement or a court order. When the Petitioner spouse files the divorce petition, the ATROs bind the Petitioner. When the Respondent spouse…

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Parachute Kids and Divorce in a Foreign Land

Parachute kids, the phenomenon of foreign youngsters living apart from their parents for the benefit of an American education, received heightened attention recently due to a violent bullying incident in the Los Angeles suburb of Rowland Heights.[1] While only now receiving popular attention, successful business people and families from all over East, Southeast, and South…

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