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Video: Cordell & Cordell News – April 10, 2015

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Cordell & Cordell, along with its sponsored sites Dads Divorce and Men’s Divorce, presents a news video for the week of April 10, 2015.

Cordell & Cordell posted a summary of Principal Partner Joe Cordell’s most recent column in the Huffington Post explaining how the recent Amazon Family campaign relates to the firm’s mission

A community of dad bloggers recently started a petition to coerce retail giant Amazon to change the name of its parent-focused discount program from “Amazon Mom” to “Amazon Family.” That the company opts for the Amazon Mom title is an example of how fathers are frequently marginalized.

Dads Divorce added a new article about the dangers of international child abduction.

The story details the experience of Brian Meid, whose 5-year-old son Alex was abducted when his mother took him to her home country of China and never returned. When a child is abducted to a country that is not party to the Hague Convention, there are shockingly few options for parents to fight for their return.

Men’s Divorce published the first of a two-part series by Indianapolis family law attorney Kimberly McCabe explaining everything you need to know about mediation.

Mediation is a non-adversarial alternative to litigation that works to resolve issues out of court with the help of a neutral third-party professional.

The cost of mediation in family law cases varies, although courts will often help cover the costs. For many divorcing couples, mediation is a more attractive and less expensive option than litigation.

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Cordell & Cordell, Joe Cordell Explains How Amazon Petition Relates To Firm

Dads Divorce, The Dangers Of International Child Abduction

Men’s Divorce, Everything You Need To Know About Mediation: Part I


Frank Murphy

Written By Frank Murphy

Chief Compliance Officer
Frank Murphy

Frank Murphy is the Chief Compliance Officer and an Executive Partner at Cordell & Cordell. His responsibilities include oversight of the Firm’s compliance with Legal and Ethical obligations as well as contributing to the day-to-day operations of the Firm as an Executive Partner.

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