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Violation of the Visitation Agreement: What to Expect

In a divorce, visitation agreements are set in place to maintain parent-child relationships while also allowing a healthy amount of space between the parents. Under the Uniform Child Custody Jurisdiction Act, a judge will determine the terms of the visitation agreement. This nationwide law contains specific guidelines on child custody and visitation, and it defines violations of these agreements. In …

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How Does Child Custody Work for Unmarried Parents?

Child custody refers to a legally binding set of agreements between unmarried co-parents. It dictates the rights and responsibilities each parent has towards their child or children.  If a child’s parents were previously married, custody of the children will take part during the divorce process. If there was never a marriage, the mother is given automatic custody in most states. …

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5 Tips to Manage Your Emotions During Divorce

Even under the most amicable circumstances, divorce is stressful. It involves spending time, money, and negotiation, all for the formal dissolution of a legal and romantic partnership. Whether you are considering getting divorced or are already in the process of doing so, you may be experiencing many emotions. These could include anxiety, anger, and grief.  A good divorce attorney will …