New Divorce Expert Witness Rule

Few people know that in 2013 Florida passed a law changing how divorce expert witnesses could testify in family law cases. Many people warned that the new law may be unconstitutional because of the way it passed, but waited for the Florida Supreme Court to decide....

Emojis and divorce: What did 😉 mean?

Emails and texts have become regular exhibits in divorce trials. And increasingly, people are using emojis to express their intent. But did the witness’s champagne bottle and lipstick emoji mean what we thought? This is a post about emoji law. Emojis “Emoji” is...

Testing Marriage Secrecy

By The Law Offices of Ronald H. Kauffman of Ronald H. Kauffman, P.A. posted in Divorce on Monday, February 1, 2016. Can emails to your husband or wife be used as evidence against you in divorce, or is there a privilege against that? A New York federal court is about...

New Florida Evidence Rule 702 Can Impact Your Divorce

On behalf of Ronald H. Kauffman, P.A. posted in Divorce on Wednesday, July 3, 2013. Divorce law in Florida is becoming so complicated, that the use of expert witnesses – like accountants, vocational experts, and psychologists – are becoming very common to...