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Texting While Divorcing – 10 Tips for Effective Communication

You are in the middle of your divorce. You don’t want to call your soon-to-be ex because emotions are running high. Instead, you decide to send a long text and give him or her a piece of your mind. Beware. You may have just created an exhibit that can be...

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National Child-Centered Divorce Awareness Month in January: Wells Family Law Celebrates

January is National Child-Centered Divorce Awareness Month.  Children who are put in the middle of the conflict during divorce can experience all sorts of trauma which may manifest itself in academic difficulties, emotional upheaval, cognitive impairment and social conflicts.  Forcing children into a “loyalty bind” by making them feel as...

News: Super Lawyers Publishes Kristi Anderson Wells’ Answer to Your Questions Regarding Stock Rights

For those with questions regarding how stock options, restricted stock, and other stock rights are allocated in divorce under Colorado law, look no further than Kristi Anderson Wells’ answer recently-published in “Ask Super Lawyers”. Excerpt: Stock and equity awards, such as options, restricted stock, restricted stock units, phantom stock, and stock appreciation...

News: Kristi Anderson Wells Authors New Book on Executive Compensation

Kristi Anderson Wells’ new book, The Executive Compensation Handbook: Stock Option Awards, Restricted Stock Grants, Cash Bonuses, Incentives and Other Non-Qualified Deferred Compensation in Divorce, was recently published by the American Bar Association. A practical guide to a complex subject, the book provides guidance for understanding, negotiating and dividing these assets...