Is it legal for opposite-sex siblings to share a bedroom, and will it matter in a custody case.
Family Law and Divorce
How marital debt can become a problem if not paid off or properly handled in a divorce judgment, and sometimes even with the best effort to prevent future problems.
What is meant by child custody, including legal, physical, sole and joint custody.
What happens when a parent wants to move to another home or state, before or after a custody order has been issued.
What are the factors that cause a court to award physical custody to one parent, or to modify a custody order.
Why it's usually a bad idea to secretly record your ex- in the hope of gaining an advantage in custody litigation.
Factors to consider when creating a joint parenting time schedule, and how to make joint physical custody work for the long-term.
How parents can more effectively communicate about their children, particularly in high conflict situations.
How cooperative co-parenting and communication can help parents create custody schedules and consistency that will help their children.
How parents who have restricted access to their children can develop and maintain relationships for the long term.
What to do when the other parent is inconsistent or doesn't show up for child visitation.
Issues in child custody negotiations and litigation involving adolescent children and older teens.
Factors that may affect a child's custodial preference, and how that preference may be treated in court.
How a child custody evaluation is performed, who performs the evaluation, and what information is returned to the court.
Tips to help parents prepare for a court-ordered child custody evaluation.
It's difficult for children when their parents' relationships end, but you can make it easier for them.
Laws and legal proceedings affecting family relationships.
An introduction to false accusation cases, and the importance of a good defense.
Is it legal to lock your husband or wife out of the marital home, and what you can do if you get locked out.
Tips to help you save money while hiring a divorce lawyer.
Tips for people who are planning to divorce without the cost of legal representation.
How mothers and fathers can establish or challenge claims of paternity.
The importance of sparing children unnecessary emotional pain following the end of their parents' relationship.
How the actions of parents can alienate children from the other parent following separation or divorce.
Practical and legal issues in leaving children at home without supervision.
Avoiding problems when allocating responsibility for credit card debt in a divorce judgment.
Divorce issues relating to possession and division of the family home.
How do family courts address common issues in child custody litigation.
An introduction to child protective law, and termination of parental rights.
Describing responses to the trafficking of women and children in the Philippines.