Child Custody Arrangements

Child Custody Arrangements

Family courts are renowned for the ‘child’s best interest’ or what’s ‘in the best interest of a child’. These principles guide many modern child custody proceedings. Even though child custody laws are sometimes complicated, your...
In Appreciation of Ruth Bader Ginsburg

In Appreciation of Ruth Bader Ginsburg

I read the Appellate, then Supreme Court decisions on the VMI case in law school and they absolutely rocked my 23-year-old mind! It was my introduction to Ruth Bader Ginsburg (who wrote the Supreme Court decision). In essence, it said that women are *literally*...

How To Change The Name Of A Minor Child

With permission of his or her parents, a minor child may change his or her first, middle, and or last name legally. As a parent or guardian, you may wish to legally change the name or your minor child for various reasons. Some of the most common reasons are; Have a...
Kinship Adoption Guide

Kinship Adoption Guide

Kinship adoption or relative adoption refers to a relative who is adopting children or a child. Extended Family, Or Kinship AdoptionWhen one or both parents cannot provide the proper care for their child or children, the child might be placed with either extended...