State of Washington Encourages Collaborative Divorce

The State of Washington passed new legislation which encourages couples to consider collaborative divorce, keeping families out of courtrooms. The bill signed by Jay Inslee is called the Uniform Collaborative Law Act.  It allows couples to agree on terms of their divorce without going to court.

The members of CFLG San Diego congratulate Governor Inslee and the legislature for making this option available to divorcing couples in Washington. We wholeheartedly support this alternative to adversarial divorce processes that take up time and resources of the state’s courts and hurt families in the long run.

Read more here:  http://www.kirotv.com/news/news/new-divorce-law-signed-advocates-say-it-ultimately/nXgfj/