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Parenting Plan – What to include

When parents sit down and create a parenting plan, or when custody orders are made by the court, there are typically several things that are automatically included.  Things such as which parent will have the custody and control of the children during each day, who will be in charge of [...]

Child Custody Agreement – Do you need one?

When parents separate, one of the biggest concerns is: "what's going to happen with the kids?" Do you NEED a child custody agreement? Some parents already know that they will take on primary care of their kids. Others decide that they will share custody of the kids equally. And many find [...]

Can I Sign Over My Parental Rights?

One of the most frequently asked questions received from parents relates to whether a parent can sign over parental rights to a child that they, for one reason or another, have no intention of assuming parental responsibility for. And while there is a widespread belief that a parent's desire to [...]

Child Custody: What to Do if You’re Being Denied Your Rights

A common complaint from fathers of divided families is that their child's mom "won't let them" be involved in their child's life. Contrary to popular belief, except in cases of extreme circumstance, fathers typically have a right to be just as involved in their child's life as the mother. [...]

Why Usher Raymond Didn’t Lose Custody-Even After His Son Nearly Drowned

Usher Raymond’s ex-wife, Tameka Raymond, recently filed an Emergency motion seeking a change in custody of their minor children. Last year, in an intense custody battle, Usher was granted primary custody of the children. Recently, one of their son’s Usher Raymond V was swimming in the pool at home [...]

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Do I have Rights as a Grandparent?

It’s not uncommon for grandparents to assume a very strong parental like role for their grandchildren.  Many grandchildren see their grandparents daily, whether it be due to their parents living with their grandparents, living near their grandparents, or allowing the grandparents to take on many of the day-to-day responsibilities [...]

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Child Custody: 3 Actions Fathers Must Take to Establish Rights

Fathers frequently struggle with equal rights to their children, often times blaming it on "the system." And while it's true that the child custody system does have flaws, It's usually failure to follow the three steps discussed in the video that leads to problems with Father's Rights: Establishing Paternity [...]

Family Law Cases & Social Media

Social Networking may not be as harmless as you think....... Back in the day, the only form of evidence was that which was testified or brought to the courtroom; charts, graphs, letters, items, official documents, etc.   However, as the time progresses and technology continues to improve, many more things can [...]

Child Custody: When Parents Live In Two Different States

When families become divided (when the parents divorce or otherwise separate), one of the most important issues that must be decided is where the children will live.  This is especially concerning when one of the parents lives in or plans to relocate to a different city or state; anytime parents live more than about [...]

Child Custody: How Tobacco Use Can Cost You

Did you know that every year approximately 440,000 Americans die from tobacco-related illnesses in the United States?  To put things into perspective: That= 1,200 people a day, the equivalent of three full-capacity jumbo jets crashing every single day on U.S. soil. Tobacco use remains the No. 1 cause of [...]

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