12 Common Child Custody Issues You Could Face

12 Common Child Custody Issues You Could Face Child custody can be the most contentious issue in a divorce – even more than the division of assets. This is natural. In most other divorce issues, two parties negotiate (or fight) over what constitutes “fair” between them. The issue here isn’t at all what’s “fair,” but what’s…

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Saratoga Child Custody Attorney on Changing the Jurisdiction of a Child Custody Petition

Saratoga Child Custody Attorney on Changing the Jurisdiction of a Child Custody Petition As a dedicated Saratoga Child Custody Attorney, I am often asked if it is possible to change the jurisdiction of a child custody petition.  It is appropriate to initiate a custody petition in any county where either parent or the child resides.…

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Saratoga Child Custody Lawyer Discusses Moving a Short Distance Away as Primary Parent

Saratoga Child Custody Lawyer Discusses Moving a Short Distance Away as Primary Parent Can I move 30 minutes away if I am the primary parent, moving for school and a better career afterwards Question: Joint custody for the parents, meaning he has them 2 days during the school week then me 2 days then we alternate…

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Saratoga Child Support Lawyer Discusses Adjusting Your Child Support When a Spouse Retires

Saratoga Child Support Lawyer Discusses Adjusting Your Child Support When a Spouse Retires This legal question was provided by Avvo.com.  You can view the original question here. Question: The non-custodial parent is retiring; how will this affect our children’s child support plan? Download Our Free Divorce Guide My separation agreement (incorporated into Divorce Judgement) states…

Saratoga Family Law Lawyer Discusses Grandmother’s Custody Rights

Saratoga Family Law Lawyer Discusses Grandmother’s Custody Rights This legal question was provided by Avvo.com.  You can view the original question here. Question: Can I go to court to make sure my child’s grandmother can’t get access to the custody rights of my child? Download Our Free Divorce Guide My boyfriend’s mother has told me…

Saratoga Child Custody Lawyer Discusses Birthday Parties

Saratoga Child Custody Lawyer Discusses Birthday Parties for Your Children

Saratoga Child Custody Lawyer Discusses Birthday Parties for Your Children This legal question was provided by Avvo.com.  You can view the original question here. Question: Can I have a birthday party for my son without my ex-husband’s permission even if we have shared legal custody? Download Our Free Divorce Guide I understand that in an…