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Ron has a 25 year history solving complex problems in complicated environments. He has a background in economics, complex systems design, and business operations management. Ron has solved complex global problems for the world's largest companies and he brings that expertise to solving the family law crisis we now face.
Child-Support Contempt: Ability-to-Pay Protection

Child-Support Contempt: Ability-to-Pay Protection

Yet another sad post from a father who lost a contempt hearing on in ability-to-pay child-support because he didn’t challenge the judge’s actions properly. Judges have been so bad about failing to properly perform ability to pay hearings that the American Bar Association (ABA) just published a formal order educating judges on just what is required of them in these ability-to-pay hearings.

Why Your Attorney Cannot Provide What We Provide

Why Your Attorney Cannot Provide What We Provide

Complex System Analysis & Design The law is a highly complex system that can only truly be understood using skills and methodologies designed to be applied in complex systemd. Attorneys understand how their tiny piece of the system operates in thier tiny county,...

How to Challenge Waiver of Parental Rights

How to Challenge Waiver of Parental Rights

Many state court judges believe that you waive your parental rights when enter a custody battle because they say you are asking the court to decide what you cannot decide together. This, of course, is illegal but you need to know how to fight it. What should you do?

How the Family Courts Censor You – First Amendment rights versus Fourteenth Amendment

How the Family Courts Censor You – First Amendment rights versus Fourteenth Amendment

The Supreme Court says that your parent-child association right is protected by the First Amendment as both intimate and expressive association. Close family associations of this nature must receive strict scrutiny protections which your divorce court judge is denying you. This is an abuse of discretion because the judge lacks any discretion to limit this right without first providing full due process protections to you and to your child.

Montana Supreme Court Agrees child Support Law Unconstitutional

Montana Supreme Court Agrees child Support Law Unconstitutional

Montana Supreme Court ruled Thursday that a law passed in 1997 was a violation of separation of powers and allowed Judge Buyske's ruling to stand. Judge Buyske ruled the statute unconstitutional after the Executive branch had threatened to alter a child support amount...

Does Best Interest have a Definition?

Does Best Interest have a Definition?

I just attended the TFRM expert panel discussion in Las Vegas and a question was asked, "What is the definition of best interest?" The general consensus is that it is an undefined term which it is, but that is not the most powerful answer for you. You need a much...