• 16 Apr 2018
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Impact of Domestic Violence On Divorce & Child Custody

Posted by Gurjit Srai In Child Custody April 16, 2018 0 Comment
Impact of Domestic Violence On Divorce & Child Custody

Getting a divorce is a stressful and complicated process for most couples. Certain factors and dangerous behaviors by one spouse can instigate and further complicate this process. One major factor that can seriously impact legal determinations in divorce proceedings is domestic violence. When a parent has a restraining order against them, it may prevent him …

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  • 26 Jan 2018
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Can Grandparents Get Child Custody?

Posted by Gurjit Srai In Child Custody January 26, 2018 0 Comment
Can Grandparents Get Child Custody?

Family law courts generally affirm that parents have the legal rights to care for and determine what is in the best interest of their child. However, in some child custody situations, a third party, including grandparents, seeks custody. In these cases, the judge assigned to the case needs to balance the parents’ rights with the …

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  • 10 Nov 2017
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Is Filing an Ex Parte the Best Decision for My Custody Case?

Posted by Gurjit Srai In Child Custody November 10, 2017 0 Comment
Is Filing an Ex Parte the Best Decision for My Custody Case?

Family law cases are typically time sensitive matters. This is especially true for child custody cases. Depending on the specific facts of your case, it may be necessary to get in front of the judge as quickly as possible to file for emergency orders. In California, parties may file for emergency hearings called ex partes. …

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  • 29 Apr 2016
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Getting Custody Of a Child If The Custodial Parent Is Incarcerated

Posted by Gurjit Srai In Child Custody April 29, 2016 0 Comment
Getting Custody Of a Child If The Custodial Parent Is Incarcerated

Decisions regarding child custody involve a determination of what is in the best interest of the child involved. The primary concern of the court is the child’s health, safety, and welfare. Child custody cases are especially important if they involve a situation where the other parent is in jail or prison. When a parent is …

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  • 20 Jan 2016
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The Two Components of Child Custody In California

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The Two Components of Child Custody In California

When it comes to the safety and welfare of children, California State laws are designed to ensure that every decision regarding the custody of child rearing is made in the overall best interest of the child. Child custody is a legal term that is most often used to describe the legal and practical relationship between …

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  • 18 Jan 2016
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The Factors Courts Consider During Child Custody Battles

Posted by Gurjit Srai In Child Custody January 18, 2016 0 Comment
The Factors Courts Consider During Child Custody Battles

Marriage and divorce are both common experiences. While most marriages are happy and last a lifetime, about 40 to 50 percent of married couples in the United States get divorced. The divorce rate for subsequent marriages is even higher. Divorce proceedings may involve only the spouses, unless they have young children. In such cases, determining …

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