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  • 37 Million Users' Data Leaked from Ashley Madison Affair Dating Site
    37 Million Users' Data Leaked from Ashley Madison Affair Dating Site

    Approximately 37 million people who had signed up on Ashley Madison had their personal information leaked on Tuesday. An anonymous hacking group, called Impact Team, have come forward to take ...

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  • How does a prenuptial agreement work?
    How does a prenuptial agreement work?

    A prenuptial agreement is a type of contract which two people about to be wed enter into that establishes the rights of each spouse should they choose to divorce or if one spouse dies. Prenuptial ...

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  • Surpreme Court Rules in Favor of Nationwide Recognition of Gay Marriage
    Surpreme Court Rules in Favor of Nationwide Recognition of Gay Marriage

    June 26 saw the U.S. Supreme Court hand down another in a string of highly-publicized rulings, this time declaring same-sex marriage to be permissible under the constitution, and thus legal in all 50 ...

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  • New Law Clerk, Alex Ledbetter, joins the Firm
    New Law Clerk, Alex Ledbetter, joins the Firm

    Pedano, O’Shea, McGavic & Hogenmiller, LLC is pleased to announce the addition of Alex Ledbetter to the firm as a law clerk. Alex was born in Champagne-Urbana, Illinois and was raised in St. Louis, ...

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  • Attorney McGavic Elected to YLD Executive Committee Member-at-Large
    Attorney McGavic Elected to YLD Executive Committee Member-at-Large

    Managing partner and co-founder of the St. Louis family law firm Pedano, O’Shea, McGavic & Hogenmiller, LLC Attorney Jamie L. McGavic, Esq. was recently elected to be a Member-at-Large of the Young ...

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  • Missouri House Bill could Significantly Change Maintenance Laws
    Missouri House Bill could Significantly Change Maintenance Laws

    Maintenance is a means of providing for the reasonable financial needs of a spouse who the court decides is unable to meet their own needs. As it currently stands, maintenance orders are typically ...

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