Sexual Assault At The Time of COVID-19: What You Can Do Now
The COVID-19 pandemic has definitely brought a deluge of problems in our society. We see a surge of infected cases everyday, occupying our hospitals and health institutions. The State has imposed stay-home orders left and right, thereby affecting families and for some, including the Court Orders on the...
Divorce and Legal Separation: What’s The Diff?
Divorce and Legal Separation are two legal matters for two married couples. However, the former gets more mileage. Society seems to be more knowledgeable about divorce probably because it has been portrayed in mainstream media oftentimes, and also its nature where there's finality in its decision.
Legal Separation, on the o...
Understanding Child Support Deviations: Can It Deviate Based On Residential Time?
The Pandemic is still here. It's affecting us all and causing changes in our accustomed situations. There has also been apparent changes in calculating residential time as the child(ren) do/es distance learning at home with the parent. This article attempts to clarify that.
How Is Child Support Calculated?
The Washington S...
Protection Orders In Washington: What It Is And How You Can File
Protection orders are there to prevent contact between two people. It may involve physical or personal contact, phone or text contact, email or social media contact, or communication through a third party. In many cases, protection orders also involve remaining a certain distance away from someone's home, school, or place of employme...
WHY PARENTING PLAN IS IMPORTANT IN LEGAL SEPARATION
Now that you already know what's the difference between a legal separation and a , you're probably on your way to the court or booked a conversation with your attorney.
Again, legal separation is very similar to divorce, however, in the end, you’re still legally married. Both legal separation and divorce will divide asset...
Residential Time Versus Parenting Plan: Is There A Difference?
During the time you filed for a divorce or legal separation - a parenting plan is required to be included. This ensures that children are still given care, are attended with their needs, and have time allotted to spend with each parent.
For unmarried parents, this is known as a paternity action and once the fath...
CIVIL STANDBY: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW
Here's the thing.
You have a situation where you're ex wants to get some of his/her stuff from the house. The thing is, he/she has a restraining order. You're either scared or upset. What will you do?
What Is Civil Standby?
From the situation above, you can ask for a civil standby. It basically...
DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE (DUI): WHAT ELSE COMES WITH A FIRST TIME OFFENSE
As a first timer, it is important that you know what to do. We posted a before about it. But there are other things you should be aware when being charged with DUI. Read on.
Washington State is known to be a tough state in terms of Driving Under The Influence (DUI) laws. Aside from fines and a possible jail time, first tim...
Second DUI Offense in Washington: What You Need To Know Now
Soriano Law LLC is here to help you. Get your free consultation with our experienced DUI attorneys to help you be informed and navigate the court system. A Second DUI charge could have more serious consequences, and we can help you with your offenses.
What To Know About Second O...
Top FAQs About DUI in Washington State in 2021
Soriano Law LLC is a responsive and knowledgeable law firm that has helped multiple DUI clients over the years. Here's a rundown of the FIVE most frequently asked questions about DUI for you.
What is an alcohol evaluation in Washington DUI law?