After facing demands from their ex-husband to disclose their son's separate phone number, a parent asks us about her legal obligation to comply. Continue reading to find our response.
A parent in a civil union coming to an end wonders about marriage equality when it comes to their divorce and the custody of their child. Read our answer to this question.
Gone are the days when mothers had an upper hand in custody litigation simply by virtue of the archaic belief that young children need their mothers more than their fathers. Joint physical custody is the norm.
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I have been part of a blended family for three years now. My wife has two kids from her previous marriage, and we are expecting our first child together this fall. What can we do to ensure that the kids see adding the baby to the clan as a positive thing?
I recently received the following inquiry: I’ve heard you talk a lot about blended families from the perspective of a stepmom, but I rarely hear you talk about what it is like from the real mom’s perspective. I have been divorced for 5 years and have joint physical custody of my 9-year old son...
It is a common scenario in my office. Client, who has children from a previous marriage, and his fiancé come in to “just cover their bases.”
There is a big difference between the two categories of child custody. All final decrees involving child custody must address both legal and physical custody. It is important to understand the difference and the impact one small word can have.
Most parenting plans and nevada custody orders include a provision regarding the frequency of phone contact between parent and child during the other parent's custodial time. Typical provisions range from a mandated call once a day to unrestricted telephone access.
It is easy to fall into the trap of post-divorce litigation. The same personality issues that led to your unsuccessful marriage are the same reasons you continue tofight post-divorce. Custody litigation is extremely expensive and acrimonious for all involved.