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Law Offices of John Schmidt & Associates PLLC Shepherdsville KY

When the national economy declines, as it has recently, so can people’s finances. Mounting debts caused by any number of factors — long-term unemployment, high credit card fees, college or medical bills — can add terrible stress to your life. If this situation persists and...

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Law Offices of John Schmidt & Associates PLLC Shepherdsville KY

Overview If a police officer suspects that a driver is under the influence of alcohol or drugs (DUI or DWI), the officer will administer various test, starting with a field sobriety test, and then possibly moving on to a blood, breath, or urine test. In...

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Law Offices of John Schmidt & Associates PLLC Shepherdsville KY

Take heart because it is almost certain that you will survive the experience. I hedge only because I do not want to jinx the next client. In the Western Disctrict of Kentucky, you will come to the Gene Snyder U.S. Courthouse at 601 West Broadway,...

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Law Offices of John Schmidt & Associates PLLC Shepherdsville KY

Joint custody and shared parenting time can be fraught with challenges for any divorced parents, but when one parent moves to another state the difficulty of collaborating on important decisions and exchanging children are often magnified. This post discusses a few things that every divorced...

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Law Offices of John Schmidt & Associates PLLC Shepherdsville KY

Uncontested divorces can turn into contested divorces. When children are involved, there is a cooling off period and classes to complete (see my earlier blog post). Difficulties can arise during that time because you are not divorced, you are trying to navigate through new and...

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Law Offices of John Schmidt & Associates PLLC Shepherdsville KY

The Governor signed HB238 to amend KRS 401.020 and 401.030 relating to change of name for a child under 18, to permit the action for change of name to be filed in the Family Court of a county with a Family Court or the Circuit...

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