Winner of 2015 LaMantia Law Firm Single Parent Scholarship

We are proud to announce that the winner of the 2015 LaMantia Law Firm Single Parent Scholarship is Catherine Bradley Burris. As the child of a single mother, Catherine personally observed the struggles and hardships her mother endured to raise her. Catherine is a biomedical major who applied for this scholarship because she did not […]

One in Three Divorce Filings Include the Word ‘Facebook’

SmartMoney: Does Facebook Wreck Marriages? More than a third of divorce filings last year contained the word Facebook, according to a U.K. survey by Divorce Online, a  legal services firm. And over 80% of U.S. divorce attorneys say they’ve seen a rise in the number of cases using social networking, according to the American Academy […]

He’s Just Not That Into You

The Houston Chronicle: Woman Accused of Calling Ex 1,001 Times Sometimes, folks, he (or she) is just not that into you. In the span of 24 hours, she allegedly called her ex-lover 146 times. Police said she shattered several of the windows of his west Houston home, first with a tire iron, and then with […]

Set Your Facebook to “Private,” Folks

From Newser: Facebook Cited in 1 in 5 Divorces Couples cite Facebook in one out of five US divorces, say Loyola University researchers —and 81% of divorce lawyers report a rise in cases using social networks as evidence, ZDNet reports. For cases that do make use of online evidence, Facebook is by far the biggest source, according […]

The “Divorce Ring”

From Would You Wear a $3,200 ‘Divorce Ring’? Fashionistas everywhere can thank jewelers Spritzer and Furman for this 18-karat gold split heart ring being marketed as one to wear if you’ve gotten a divorce. Oh — and it’s only $3,200! Now you’ll never be able to forget your ex again! I just don’t see where there […]