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My Child Support Is Making My Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Tough

Steve Rhode  12.11.2013
Huffington Post Reader Question Dear Steve, I was divorced 6 years ago and did not received child support for 4 and 1/2 years and gave...
Divorced? You Can Survive and Thrive During the Holidays!

Divorced? You Can Survive and Thrive During the Holidays!

Nancy Lang  12.10.2013
It's important to balance old traditions that provide familiarity and comfort to all, while creating new ones to assist the family in moving...

New Spouse Income and Child Support in California

Mark Baer  12. 4.2013
Imagine how you would feel if the amount of child support you pay to your ex-spouse increases by virtue of the fact that they later marry...
4 Questions To Ask When Going Through Divorce

4 Questions To Ask When Going Through Divorce

Caroline Choi  12. 4.2013
In a divorce there are a million concerns that are swirling around in your head as you embark on this daunting and overwhelming process....

The 'F' Word in Family Law

Natalie Gregg  12. 3.2013
When you go before the judge, what is fair and just sometimes does not translate through the law.
The Baby Veronica Saga: Denial of a Father's Rights and Now a $1 Million Lesson

The Baby Veronica Saga: Denial of a Father's Rights and Now a $1 Million Lesson

Adam Pertman  11.27.2013
This latest chapter in a young child's heart-rending saga does offer an opportunity, however, to step back from the details of the custody...

U.S. Supreme Court Hears Child Abduction Case

Margaret Ryznar  11.25.2013
On December 11, 2013, the United States Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in Lozano v. Alvarez, a case arising under the Hague Convention...
Why Are Gays and Lesbians Still Forced to Adopt Our Own Children?

Why Are Gays and Lesbians Still Forced to Adopt Our Own Children?

Colleen Logan, Ph.D.  11.15.2013
The time is now to extend presumptive parenthood to both members of a lesbian relationship when it can be shown that the child was planned,...

Divorce Confidential: Do I Need A Divorce Attorney?

Caroline Choi  11.14.2013
It is important to consider all issues before you make a decision on whether to hire an attorney or not. While legal representation is...

Family Law Litigation: The Gift That Keeps On Giving!

Mark Baer  11.12.2013
Everyone in the family law trenches knows that such overreactions are far from uncommon as a result of the exacerbation of conflict and...
How Far Is Too Far When Seeking Time With Kids Post-Divorce?

How Far Is Too Far When Seeking Time With Kids Post-Divorce?

Colleen Logan, Ph.D.  11. 8.2013
When does your craving for time with your child cross the line? And does it matter? Here are a handful of my own experiences -- my attempts...

Celebrating Children's Birthdays

Risa Garon  10.28.2013
Birthdays become a source of contention for parents and sad realities for children. It doesn't have to be that way. I am sure you don't...
And Baby Makes Four

And Baby Makes Four

Margaret Klaw  10.28.2013
A person who is feeding, clothing and nurturing a child, a person with whom a child has bonded, a person who is -- let's use the verb --...

God Bless America!

Mark Baer  10.14.2013
I recently joined the following discussion in the Family Law Professionals group on LinkedIn: "In your opinion, how young is too young...