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Liza Langford, Attorney at Law 715 SW Morrison, Suite 905 Portland, Oregon 97205 Office Phone: 503-274-9070

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Restraining orders and custody

In accordance with  ORS 107.137 there is a rebuttable presumption that if one parent committed abuse against the other, then it is not in the child’s best interests to award that parent custody. However in Weismandel-Sullivan and Sullivan, 228 Or … Continue reading

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Prenuptual and postnuptual agreements

Prenuptial and postnuptial agreements:  It is possible to enter into a contract with your future spouse designating which assets remain yours in the event of divorce and in the event of death how this asset shall be distributed.  These agreements … Continue reading

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Emergency custody order

An emergency custody order may be obtained if your child is in immediate danger and you need to suspend the other parent’s contact with the child in order to protect the child. See ORS 107.097 if you are seeking an … Continue reading

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Premarital property

At the time of divorce, the asset and debts shall be divided equitable by the court. Any asset acquired during the marriage is deemed marital property. If you came into the marriage with property, it may also no subject to … Continue reading

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In Oregon if a parent wants to move to a new state, then they may need to have the permission of the other parent or an order from the court to permit relocation.

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Did you know you can modify a custody agreement?

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