I May be Involved in a Ponzi Scheme

Some people who believed they were involved in a legitimate business enterprise find themselves under investigation for their participation in conducting a Ponzi scheme. A Ponzi scheme is when a person entices people to invest their money in an enterprise with the promise of a high and fast return. The catch is that the investment […]

How Long Does It Take to Go Through the Whole Adoption Process?

Now that you have made the decision to adopt a child, you are likely restless, wanting to know how long it is going to take before you have that baby in your arms. There are many factors to consider when estimating how long it will take, but at Gaydos Duffer, we try to analyze various […]

Why Is There an Increase in Surrogacy Parents?

More people are coming to Texas to exercise their option of becoming parents. through surrogacy. Texas has a surrogacy statute that protects married and single intended parent(s).  At Gaydos Duffer P.C, we guide our clients through the entire surrogacy process from selecting an agency to finalizing parental rights. Texas Laws Texas surrogacy laws are very good. The law sets out that […]

How to Recognize a Ponzi Scheme

Say the name Bernie Madoff and most people recognize the name as the person who was the organizer of one of the most successful Ponzi schemes in history. For more than 20 years, he convinced investors to trust him to invest their money. He made promises about the return on their investments that were simply […]

Why Did You Get Involved with Assisted Reproduction?

Assisted reproduction is an area of law that involves surrogacy, sperm donation, egg donation, embryo donation and other matters which are often sensitive issues for all involved. Lauren Duffer of Gaydos Duffer, P.C., has become particularly skilled in assisted reproduction during her more than 15 years of practicing family law. Duffer first became involved in […]

What You Need to Know and Understand About Child Custody

Child custody can be one of the most contentious issues to be resolved when parent’s divorce. At Gaydos Duffer, P.C., our attorneys work closely with our clients to help them understand what child custody and possession means. We encourage you to work with your spouse and agree on a parenting plan without court intervention. Some […]

How Do You Deal with Anger in The Middle of The Divorce?

It is normal to feel anger while you are going through a divorce. Anger is a step in the grieving process. Even if both parties agree it is in their best interest, they still grieve over the loss of the marriage they had expected to last forever. At Gaydos Duffer, P.C., we find that a […]

What is the Definition of White-Collar Crime?

White collar crime generally involves government agencies or businesses who have engaged in non-violent crimes that are financially motivated. According to the FBI, it “includes public corruption, health care fraud, mortgage fraud, securities fraud, and money laundering, to name a few.” At Gaydos Duffer, P.C., we primarily deal with the Department of Justice, the Securities […]

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Why Do We Believe in Collaborative Divorce?  

Going through a divorce is almost always a stressful event, even when both parties agree that a divorce is in their best interest. At Gaydos Duffer P.C., we do all we can to lessen the anger and frustration often felt by the parties by encouraging them to participate in a collaborative divorce. This is particularly […]