Regina A. DeMeo: What are the Key Points to Consider in a Divorce?

As the holidays approach, many will ask themselves this one key question: should I stay, or should I go?  The decision to separate is not an easy one, and it can wreak havoc on a person's emotional, financial and social well being.  Indeed, these are the real issues that complicate the process of restructuring a … Continue reading Regina A. DeMeo: What are the Key Points to Consider in a Divorce?

By Regina DeMeo: VA, MD and DC Finally in Sync with Gay Marriages

Not too far in the distant past, the Supreme Court ruled in Loving v. Virginia that it was unconstitutional to ban inter-racial marriages. Since that pivotal 1967 decision, the landscape of families and our view of marriage has changed drastically in the United States, however, in 1996 Congress enacted the Defense of Marriage Act ("DOMA") … Continue reading By Regina DeMeo: VA, MD and DC Finally in Sync with Gay Marriages

Regina A. DeMeo: What Can We All Learn from the Ray Rice Scandal?

Lots of questions have surfaced recently as a result of the NFL's handling of the Ray Rice domestic violence incident that occurred in February.  While developments will continue to unfold, one thing is clear: sweeping the issue of domestic violence under the rug is no longer an option for professional teams as the public increases its demand for accountability from both the … Continue reading Regina A. DeMeo: What Can We All Learn from the Ray Rice Scandal?