Why Cities Should Find Equitable Ways to Impose and Collect Fines and Fees
Helping cities find ways to equitably charge fines and fees.
How to read in the city
Published Apr 26, 2017 at 3:08 pm (Updated Apr 26, 2017) At the Strand. Photo: Marco, via flickr Books By Madeleine Thompson Let’s assume I live to be 85. This is slightly higher than the average life expectancy for a white, American female but, hey, dream big. At 24, that gives me 61 more years to pursue and enjoy my favorite pastime: reading. In order to make books even more of a priority in my life, I made a resolution this year to…
What is Equitable Distribution?
No couple likes to imagine themselves getting a divorce. Unfortunately, couples do get divorced, perhaps now more than ever. However, the emotional stress of a divorce can be further compounded by the financial stress brought about by the equitable distribution process. When you get a divorce without a marital agreement in place, your assets may …
What is Equitable Distribution in a Divorce?
There is a great deal of stress and patience that is involved in the divorce process. This stems from the need to separate two lives that were brought together over a period of time. Doing so involves the division of assets between both spouses. During a divorce, spouses are often concerned about their assets and …
Equitable Distribution and Alimony Spreadsheets
Note to the reader: If you are a colleague who would like the Excel Workbook described below, just write me at firstname.lastname@example.org . This is a recent “Dear Colleague” newsletter that I sent out. Dear Colleague: If you are not a family law lawyer or paralegal, please feel free to delete promptly or forward... View Article
What is equitable distribution used for?
When couples consider a divorce, there can be issues that arise. By breaking up the marriage, they will also have to consider how this can affect them and their ownership. They may lose the rights to some of their assets or property. Divorce proceedings include the division of marital assets. Assets are categorized as marital …
Four Tips For Equitable Participation In The Classroom
Use these tips to make sure that you are hearing from all of your students in the classroom.
To Talk About More Equitable Grading
Teachers thoughtfully develop grading policies in their classrooms that they believe will promote learning. But what if those same policies unintentionally add to the inequity in the system?
What is equitable property division in divorce?
There's no doubt that divorce can be an emotionally trying process. Individuals who were once in love can find themselves ... Property Division
How equitable is the local property tax?
about 13 hours ago Sir, – I write as one of your longest readers: back in the 1940s my parents’ copy of The Irish Times was one of about six that came into our remote Co Wexford village and I have been a “fan” ever since I write on a subject that will of interest to many of your current readers, the local property tax (LPT). It was the subject of your Editorial on November 27th, headed “Property tax”, which I found to…
12 Tips for More Equitable Travel
How to match your vacation to your social justice values.
👟 🚃 What is an equitable and sustainable transportation system? 🚲 🚌
DO YOU LOVE BUS TRANSIT Follow the CT Alliance for Transit on Facebook and Twitter Get down to BiCi Co. (97 Park St, Hartford) to make sure your two-wheeled friend is ready to roll for the summer. BiCi Co. also sells upcycled bicycles, used parts, and new parts. Not Meeting our Commitments - Connecticut committed to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in 2018 with a 45% reduction by 2030 . The state also committed to a twelve state agreement to work together to reduce…
How does equitable distribution work?
After couples file for divorce, there are still many decisions that must be made. Filing for divorce may be one of the hardest decisions, but the decisions that are left to be made may cause more turmoil between spouses. During these times, couples are experiencing enough emotional distress. Now, they must also start thinking about …
Cummings: Millennials must lead in advocating for equitable education
Millennials, whose children are now school age, are projected to surpass Baby Boomers as the largest voting bloc next year. That means this key generation
How to Read Your Google Analytics Reports: The Basics
Google Analytics is a great tool to use to track your website activity. You may ask yourself: “How many people come to my site?” “How do they get there?” “How long do they stay?” If you ask any on…
What’s the Role of the Legal System in Creating an Equitable Economy?
In this episode of Next Economy Now, Erin Axelrod, a Partner at LIFT Economy, interviews Janelle Orsi, founder of The Sustainable Economies Law Center.
How to Get Your Emails Opened and Read
Many sales trainers talk about the “good ole days” before email. When the phone was your weapon of choice. Many even suggest that email has ruined the sales process. I could NOT disagree more. In my sales training workshops, I teach that email is an amazing piece of technology. If used in the right way [...]
What to Consider Regarding Equitable Distribution in Florida
Divorces in Florida typically split the parties’ assets and liabilities down the middle as much as possible. Determining what is a marital asset or liability or a non-marital asset or liability ...
20 B2B Marketing Blogs You Need To Read
Are you in B2B? Then you need to follow these 22 Best B2B Marketing Blogs - a list compiled from reader and social media feedback...
Florida Divorce: What Does Equitable Distribution Mean?
Information on Florida Divorce: What Does Equitable Distribution Mean? from the Law Office of Laura Spencer Coleman, specializing in Divorce and Family Law.