Immigrants who obtain permanent residency status based on the marriage relationship are granted permanent residency on a conditional basis, if the marriage was less than two years old at the time permanent residency was granted. At the end of the two year period, the permanent residency expires
Every Texan should carefully consider the various estate planning tools that will protect his or her family from uncertainty and legal problems in the event of death or disability. Today's blog will identify and briefly describe the 4 basic legal documents that will protect Texas families.
In today's volatile political climate, an increasing number of immigrants are exploring the possibility of naturalization. Recent government actions to curb legal immigration, rescind the DACA Program and construct a border wall are likely at the center of this rising tide of interest. While la
Last week's blog addressed a grandparent's potential right to seek custody of grandchildren, explaining the burden of proof required to do so. Today's blog post addresses the far more common situation where there is no significant impairment to the physical health or emotional development of the
Increasingly in our society, parents are alienated from their own parents and make the tragic decision to disallow grandparents access to their grandchildren. Such alienation is rarely in the best interest of children, who would generally benefit from a positive relationship with their grandpar
When a family member dies, families are often confused and worried about the proper disposition of the deceased's property. Well-meaning friends frequently try to advise the family on what to do, but are often mistaken about the proper steps. In reality, one of the most important things survivi
When two people marry, they make commitments to each other and dream of creating and maintaining a happy family. The family unit is ulitimately what brings joy and stability to the spouses and the children of the marriage.