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June 12, 2018

Family law revolves around issues that impact families. These may include:

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April 24, 2018

Amicus Attorney in Sugar LandAn amicus attorney is, in essence, an arm of the Court. In civil custody cases, an amicus attorney may be appointed by the Court to represent the best interests of all involved children. An amicus lawyer does not represent either parent nor does he or she have an attorney-client relationship with involved children. In fact, an amicus attorney will be aware of the child’s...

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April 10, 2018

Sugar Land Child Support CalculatorA noncustodial parent is one who may have visitation rights or even a split schedule with his or her children, but with whom the children do not primarily live. If you are a noncustodial parent of children who live in Texas, even if you do not live in Texas yourself, you may be required to pay child support.

In Texas, child support is awarded to...

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March 14, 2018

In South Asian countries, divorce is neither as common nor as easy to get as it is in America. On March 20th, Sugar Land divorce attorney Yasmin Kutty and LCAHouston, will be hosting an interactive event to provide information and resources for South Asians in the Houston area who are interested in pursuing divorce.

Appearing on the Asian Connection segment on Houston’s Fox 26, Ruchi Mukherjee, editor and publisher of LCAHouston, and Mrs. Kutty spoke with Ruben Dominguez to discuss this event, which will...

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March 07, 2018

On March 20th, Sugar Land divorce attorney Yasmin Kutty will join Ruchi Mukherjee, editor of LCAHouston, to lead a conversation about cultural factors unique to Asian-American marriages that may lead to domestic violence.

The conversation, entitled Cultural Nuances in Asian American Divorces That Lead to Domestic Violence, will be held at The Studio at River Oaks District from 5pm – 7pm. Tickets are free, but reservations are required. You can make your reservation by emailing [email protected].  

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September 13, 2017

Child support is a consideration in any divorce that involves children. However, unlike other aspects of your divorce, such as property division, child support cannot be worked out between the two parties. Instead, child support is determined by the court.

The SlideShare below provides basic information about child support in Texas. If you have questions or need assistance, please call the Kutty Law Firm at 713-568-5401 to schedule a consultation at our Sugar Land office today. Attorney Kutty serves families...

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August 21, 2017

Your ex can collect on your Social Security benefits in Texas, but there are some limitations and rules surrounding this entitlement. Call Sugar Land divorce attorney Yasmin Kutty to learn more When you get divorced, issues such as asset division are settled in the decree. Many people assume this means their benefits, such as retirement, 401(k), and Social Security are no longer available for their former spouse. This is only partially true.

An Ex cannot collect your retirement benefits...

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August 14, 2017

What issues need to be considered in a divorce? Several. Chief among these are child issues such as child support and visitation, and property issues such as assets and liabilities. In this short video, Sugar Land divorce attorney Yasmin Kutty discusses these things to help you begin thinking about what you’ll need to do to prepare for the end of your marriage.

If you are ready to file for divorce...

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August 11, 2017

Sugar Land divorce attorney Yasmin Kutty assists with both contested and uncontested divorce. Of course, for practical purposes, uncontested divorce is typically more desirable, but it is not always possible to part ways amicably. Even when possible, some Texas divorce regulations may prohibit an uncontested filing, a fact that is confusing to many couples who wish to avoid hearings and court involvement.

The short quiz below can help guide you towards thinking about the type of divorce that will best meet the needs of you and your family, but the...

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July 18, 2017

Uncontested divorce can save you time, money, and stress, and is often preferable for divorcing couples in the Houston area. However, not everyone qualifies for an uncontested divorce – even in cases where both parties are amicable to the option.

The SlideShare below covers basic qualifications and disqualifications for uncontested divorce in Texas. If you have questions or would like to discuss your options with an experienced, compassionate, and trusted Sugar Land divorce attorney, please call Yasmin Kutty at ...

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