The New MA. Child Support Guidelines – A Public Education Seminar

Sponsored by: The Divorce Center
The Divorce Center is an organization comprised of professionals (i.e. attorneys, mediators, social workers, financial planners etc.) who provide support and knowledge for those going through separation or divorce.

When: Tuesday, October 29, 2013 from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Weston Public Library
Community Room
87 School Street
Weston, MA

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Getting Divorced: You Have Options!

Join The Divorce Center and Massachusetts Collaborative Law Council for this Free presentation “Getting Divorced: You Have Options!”

Wednesday, December 5, 2012 from 7:00 PM to 8:45 PM (EST)

Watertown Free Public Library
123 Main St
Watertown, MA 02472

Are you or a family member or friend thinking about getting divorced?  Are you a professional who comes in…

Register here: Event is free

The Divorce Center and Massachusetts Collaborative Law Council Present a Joint Program on the Options Available When Getting Divorced

Mediators, Divorce Attorneys and a Collaborative Coach Will Discuss the Options of Divorcing Through Either the Courts, Mediation or Collaborative Divorce

Newton, Mass. – November 13, 2012 – The Divorce Center, a non-profit organization of professionals from multiple disciplines providing support and education for people going through separation or divorce, is joining with the MetroWest Practice Group of the Massachusetts Collaborative Law Council to offer a seminar entitled “Getting Divorced: You Have Options!” The seminar will take place December 5, 2012 from 7:00 to 8:45 p.m. at the Watertown Free Public Library, 123 Main Street, Watertown, MA.

A panel including a mediator, trial attorney, collaborative law attorney and a collaborative coach will discuss the different options available to divorcing couples. The presenters will explain the advantages and disadvantages of divorcing through the court process, through mediation or through collaborative divorce.

The presenters include:
•    Miriam Kosowsky, J.D., an attorney-mediator with Diane Neumann & Associates in Watertown;
•    David L. Rubin, Esq., a divorce and family law attorney with a practice in Framingham;
•    Linda Cohan, a collaboratively-trained coach with an executive coaching business in Boston;
•    Linda Sternberg, Esq., a collaborative attorney with a 30-year family law practice in Boston.

This seminar is offered free of charge.  For more information on “Getting Divorced: You Have Options!” and to register for the seminar, visit http://www.eventbrite.com/event/4787959917#.

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The Divorce Center Offers Seminar on Major Changes to the Massachusetts Alimony Law

Event: Seminar on Massachusetts Alimony Reform Statue (download flyer)
Date: November 7, 2012
Time: 7:30 PM
Location: Weston Public Library

With the Alimony Reform Act of 2011, Significant Changes Were Made to the Massachusetts Alimony Law for the First Time in 30 Years

The Divorce Center, a non-profit organization of professionals from multiple disciplines providing support and education for people going through separation or divorce, is offering a seminar entitled “The New Alimony Law: A Primer for the Public on the Alimony Reform Act of 2011” on November 7, 2012 from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. at the Weston Public Library community room, Weston, MA.  David L. Rubin, Esq., and Theresa B. Ramos, Esq., attorneys practicing divorce and family law, will speak on the numerous changes made to the Massachusetts Alimony Law, which had not been updated in 30 years and were prompted by the Alimony Reform Act of 2011.

The Massachusetts Alimony Reform Act of 2011 changed when and how alimony can be ordered, and when and how alimony orders can be ended. The new law affects anyone who currently is or may be receiving alimony. [Read more…]

May 15, 2012 – The Divorce Center Seminar on the New Alimony Law

The Divorce Center, a non-profit organization of professionals from multiple disciplines providing support and education for people going through separation or divorce, is offering a seminar entitled “The New Alimony Law: A Primer for the Public” on May 15, 2012 from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. at the Weston Public Library community room, Weston, MA.  David L. Rubin, Esq., and Debra L. Smith, Esq., attorneys practicing divorce and family law, will speak on the numerous changes made to the Massachusetts Alimony Law, which has not been updated in 30 years.  The changes were prompted by the Alimony Reform Act of 2011 and were effective March 1.

The Massachusetts Alimony Reform Act of 2011 changed when and how alimony can be ordered, and when and how alimony orders can be ended. The new law affects anyone who currently is or may be receiving alimony.

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“Talking About The Law” radio interview with Attorney David Rubin

Attorney David Rubin a Family Law lawyer with offices in Framingham, MA appeared on the radio show “Talking about the Law” discussing “Family Law: How to Survive without Wounds” on Thursday, September 1st at 1:00pm on WCRN 830 AM Radio. It may also be heard via the web at WCRN Radio as a live stream.

The Divorce Law Center – Framingham, Massachusetts

July 2011

Framingham divorce attorney David Rubin is pleased to announce that he is the new Public Education Coordinator of The Divorce Law Center, a non-profit organization, in Framingham, Massachusetts, whose mission is to educate the public about the divorce process and humanize it.  To that end, The Divorce Law Center has recently offered seminars on:

  • Parenting plans and custody arrangements, restraining orders, and temporary orders; and
  • Division of the marital assets, such as, retirement accounts, the marital home, planning for college, and calculating child support and alimony.

For more information, contact The Divorce Center at telephone: 888-434-8787, or visit its website: www.thedivorcecenter.org.