Jim Flynn: When laws on divorce, probate intersect

Jim Flynn: When laws on divorce, probate intersect

As you might expect, divorce law and probate law sometimes intersect.A final divorce decree terminates all rights to inherit from a former spouse. Occasionally, however, divorcing spouses enter into an agreement that continues after one of them dies. The Colorado...
Divorce is a disaster. Don’t let’s make it easier

Divorce is a disaster. Don’t let’s make it easier

I went to Relate once, the counselling service formerly known as the National Marriage Guidance Council. I wasn’t married at the time — this was about 25 years ago — but in a long-term relationship. Or at least it was long-term for me at the time. My girlfriend went...