• 10 Jul 2019
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Should My Child Testify at My Divorce Trial?

Posted by Gurjit Srai In Child Custody July 10, 2019 0 Comment
Should My Child Testify at My Divorce Trial?

Courts allow children to testify at trials, even divorce trials. However, it is generally in your child’s best interest if he or she does not testify. The main reason for avoiding your children testifying at your divorce trial is to preventing them from getting in the middle of the dispute between you and your spouse. …

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  • 27 Mar 2019
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Child Custody & Move-Away Situations

Posted by Gurjit Srai In Child Custody March 27, 2019 0 Comment
Child Custody & Move-Away Situations

Every parent’s worst nightmare is losing their close, loving relationship with their child. It is especially hard to lose your relationship with your child after a divorce because your ex-spouse wants to move away. If you find yourself in such a situation, you need to hire a Central Valley child custody attorney who understands your …

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  • 20 Mar 2019
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When Should I Get a Child Custody Attorney

Posted by Gurjit Srai In Child Custody March 20, 2019 0 Comment
When Should I Get a Child Custody Attorney

Divorce proceedings that involve children can get complicated. One of the major issues that divorcing spouses battle over is child care and custody. If the parties cannot agree over the terms involving child custody, then the court will hold a child custody hearing. Although most terms involved in divorces concern the needs and wants of …

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  • 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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