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Archive for February 2017

Post-Divorce Parenting Tips For Fathers

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Post-divorce parenting fears are not exclusive to mothers. During a custody battle, California courts can grant custody to the mother in some cases, but shared custody is much more common, depending on the circumstances.  Divorced fathers can nevertheless find it difficult to adjust to their new situation. Here are some tips that will help post-divorced…

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When Can A Custodial Parent Move A Child Out Of State?

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During a divorce, parents need to take extra care when they are making custody arrangements for their children. The arrangements and custodial plan should include important aspects like the child’s health, education and welfare. It should also contain the physical presence of the child within a mentioned geographical location to protect the non-custodial parent’s visitation…

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What To Do When Served With A Divorce Petition

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The divorce petition is a legal document in a divorce that has been filed by the spouse who wants the divorce. The petition is an indication that one spouse is ready to dissolve the marriage and is waiting for his/her partner’s reply. It also signifies the start of a divorce proceeding. If you have received…

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How Do California Courts Handle Move-Away Custody Cases?

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A “move-away case” involves the custodial parent moving far away from the non-custodial parents which disrupts the custodial agreements established by the court. The distance does not matter as long as the agreement is interrupted. Move-away cases are hard to deal with because it can be an unfair effect on custodial rights for the non-custodial…

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Top Parenting Tips Regarding Teens After Divorce

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Parenting can be tough especially after divorce. And if teenagers are involved, the task can become much worse. The problem with handling teenagers is that you don’t know how they will react. Since they are leaving their childhood behind and heading towards adulthood, it becomes difficult to understand their behavior. Teenagers who witness their parent’s…

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Handling Personal Debt During A Divorce

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During a divorce, marital debts get divided just like marital assets. It is important to understand what your debts are and which ones are marital and which ones are personal. Usually, in places where your name or signature is present as the holder of that particular loan or mortgage will be your personal debt. And…

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Five Traits To Look For In A Divorce Lawyer

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A divorce lawyer plays the most important role in a divorce proceeding. A good lawyer can save you from financial ruin and help you go through a smooth divorce without any hiccups. That is why it is important to choose a good and experienced lawyer. However, it’s not as easy as it sounds because there…

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