'm not sure that any custody battle is worth it. Kids are always sucked into the vortex of conflict and the richer, crazier parent is usually the victor.
Things that we say to our spouses, to our children, whether in an off-hand moment, and especially in trial, are things that can never be taken back. I tell clients to avoid denigrating and speaking ill of the other, especially in front of the children.
During divorce proceedings, the level of past parental involvement is the most critical factor in determining both the level of access that each spouse will receive and the amount of child support that will be provided, if any.
In the case, Chafin v. Chafin, the Supreme Court held that the jurisdiction of the American federal courts does not end when the child has been returned to another country pursuant to the Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction.
Divorcing fathers typically have one trait in common: they habitually and dismissively refer to "custody" as a universal term for all things child-related in a divorce.
When an issue comes up with your ex, ask yourself if you are behaving or communicating in a way that contributes to the confli
Would men and women walk down the aisle with eyes wide open if they knew ahead of time what would legally happen if the marriage failed?
If you are going through divorce, there are many ways you can help your child custody case. Being involved with your children's education is one of the more heavily weighted factors.
Whitney Houston's death Saturday was filled with tragedy. She leaves behind a daughter, Bobbi Kristina Brown, a promising young singer who at age 18 is way too young to lose a mother.
The stress of settling into a custody arrangement can put a strain on the parent-child relationship, sometimes to the point it appears permanently damaged.
Gabriel Aubry is being a bad dad. Well, we don't know that for a fact; all we know is that actress Halle Berry, with whom the model had a daughter, no...
I've never been in the military, but my covert operation to reclaim my child in the late 90's felt similar to the psychic g-force that must accompany a soldier...
It seems the public can't get enough of Charlie Sheen these days.
It's the mornings that get you. You avert your eyes as you walk past his bedroom door, walking briskly to the kitchen it is the longest walk in the ...
The idea of mediation still carries with it the perception that it's too touchy-feely to work; there's the whiff of Birkenstocks and herbal tea. Soon you'll be holding hands and chanting Om.
Divorce is almost never easy, especially when there are children involved, and it's often seriously rancorous. After seeing your kids every day, you s...