The length of a typical FINRA securities arbitration case will depend upon the facts involved. In general, those cases tend to last between 9 months and 2 years. They may be longer or shorter, dependent upon, first, how many defendants or respondents are involved. The more that are involved, the more lengthy, is typically the […]
The determination of whether or not you as an investor, who has investment losses, have a viable claim against your financial advisor is a complicated analysis. It incorporates lots of facts and circumstances, which apply to your particular case. It also concerns an analysis of whether or not if you win the money you collect […]
It is common for divorcing parties to reach verbal agreements prior to seeking counsel. They simply want the attorney to put their verbal agreements into a marital settlement agreement and navigate them through a relatively abbreviated divorce process. Attorneys are well capable of doing that. It is my suggestion, though, that if you do this, […]
In general, child support in Florida is determined by a formula, which has a variety of inputs. Of which, typical living expenses, even if they are high, are not part of the analysis. The courts don’t really care if you want to drive a corvette that has a huge monthly obligation payment or a 20 […]
When it comes to resolving investment losses, it is common for heirs to bring FINRA arbitration actions for investors who have deceased. This is because a disproportionate share of FINRA arbitration actions are filed either by or on behalf of elderly individuals who are taken advantage of by their financial advisors.
The term sophisticated investor is a term that is used in the investment or securities community. It is a term used to explain an investor that has a certain level of net worth and income. It is assumed that if that investor has that level of net worth and income that they know more than […]
Temporary orders are very important in divorce cases. A temporary order is an order which simply lasts from the time it is made until the conclusion of the divorce case when the terms of a final judgment or divorce decree then control. But what happens during the pendency, or while the case is going, can […]
Typically child support obligations are not automatically reviewed in the future. Such a review is triggered by one of the parties demanding that such a review take place. The other side can either cooperate or else a supplemental petition or another filing in the divorce court will be necessary to do this. Sometimes people can […]