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How to Prepare for Divorce Mediation in Oregon

In Oregon, divorcing couples can participate in mediation in order to negotiate and establish the terms of their divorce. It’s helpful to locate the necessary paperwork, set goals, and feel comfortable with your mediator so that the process can proceed smoothly.

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Here’s Why the Oregon Divorce Rate Fell in 2020

While many experts predicted that the pandemic would cause the divorce rate to skyrocket, it appears that the opposite is happening. Oregon’s divorce filings have fallen by 12 percent, as many couples are expressing a greater appreciation for their spouse during this unstable time.

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Determining Pet Custody in an Oregon Divorce

Although many of us consider pets to be treasured family members, Oregon laws view pets as property in divorce proceedings. Divorcing pet owners may be able to negotiate a pet custody agreement through mediation.

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