Denver, CO asked in Arbitration / Mediation Law and Family Law for Colorado

Q: Prep for mediation. All documents as required by court submitted. Spouse attny. demanding more. Is this harrassement?

I don't have an Attny. Spouse is out of state, being represented by Attny. His focus is money, not the children.

1 Lawyer Answer
Tristan Kenyon Schultz
Tristan Kenyon Schultz
  • Fort Collins, CO
  • Licensed in Colorado

A: The requests are very likely not harassment. Be aware that under Rule 16.2 (found in the JDF 1104 disclosure form), a significant amount of financial information is required to be disclosed without request. Failure to provide this information can result in court enforcement with sanctions. That said, some attorneys try to push beyond the mandatory disclosure requirements of Rule 16 (I had opposing once ask for a release of the entirety of my client's medical records--that did not happen...).

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