U.S. Child Support Laws and How They Have Changed Through the Years 

Country demographics have changed considerably in the last 100 years. Child support laws began in some form or another around 1950. In the mid-seventies, the divorce rate was about 20%. It was around the same time that no-fault divorce laws were established in many states. This meant that divorce could happen by mutual consent. And … Continue reading “U.S. Child Support Laws and How They Have Changed Through the Years “

Questions to Ask Yourself Before Adopting

Adoption is a beautiful and magical gift. It turns women into mothers and men into fathers.   Other than a natural pregnancy, nothing else can do that. So, it’s truly magical.   Sentiment and poetry aside, if you’re seriously considering adoption, it’s not something you should enter into lightly or on a whim. Bringing a … Continue reading “Questions to Ask Yourself Before Adopting”

Hurt On The Job? Learn Your Worker’s Comp Rights!

In the ever-accelerated world of the 21st century, jobs are demanding record levels of output and production. In almost every level of the economy, there’s a push for more results that often leads to injury. Laborers, truck drivers, and nursery assistants represent some of the most injuries and illnesses in the U.S, but there is … Continue reading “Hurt On The Job? Learn Your Worker’s Comp Rights!”

Child Support Law In Texas

In the unfortunate situation that someone needs child support, it can be helpful to know the basics of the law. Child support may be needed after a divorce or when two parents split in a non-married relationship. Each state has different laws, so it’s important to know what the laws in Texas are specifically. In … Continue reading “Child Support Law In Texas”

Types of Deceptive Trade Practices

Recently, the multinational pharmaceutical megacorp Johnson and Johnson was forced to pay over half a billion dollars for its role in the opioid crisis. Among the evidence was the fact Johnson and Johnson misled doctors and consumers by stating its opioid-based drugs were not addictive, which exacerbated the crisis significantly. This is a great example … Continue reading “Types of Deceptive Trade Practices”

How Driverless Vehicles May Affect Accident Law

With autonomous and semi-autonomous vehicles on the rise, it can be jarring to know that a set of sensors and algorithms, rather than human thought, may be controlling some of the cars around you. Dozens of states have enacted some form of legislation related to autonomous vehicles, including Texas, and vehicle testing has started in … Continue reading “How Driverless Vehicles May Affect Accident Law”

What Are the Child Support Laws in Texas?

  Getting a divorce is never easy, and it can be even more complicated when a child is involved. You and your partner will need to discuss many important things, such as division of property, custody, and finances, including child support. At Quiñonez Law Firm, we offer child support litigation that can help you and … Continue reading “What Are the Child Support Laws in Texas?”

When Do I Need a Lawyer Following a Car Accident?

You got in a car accident. You followed the instructions you’ve always been advised: call the cops, gather the other driver’s information, and file a claim with your insurance provider. That’s it. Everything is settled! In a perfect scenario that would be the case. However, in the complicated, messy, and often unjust world we live … Continue reading “When Do I Need a Lawyer Following a Car Accident?”

Why Should I Get a Prenup?

It can be hard to see the reasons why getting a prenup is a good idea when you’re just so in love with your significant other, but prenups do so much more than just prepare you for a potential divorce somewhere in the future. Prenups allow you and your future spouse to plan for many … Continue reading “Why Should I Get a Prenup?”

Reflecting on National Adoption Month 2018 in Texas

National Adoption Month 2018 has been a success! Hundreds of children now have warm, loving homes and hundreds of families are now whole and complete. Adoption is a beautiful thing. Every child deserves to have a home, a loving family, and a support system that will help them grow up into productive and happy adults. … Continue reading “Reflecting on National Adoption Month 2018 in Texas”

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