When Does a Joint Custody Agreement Work?

Child custody doesn’t always have to be a contentious issue. A joint custody agreement can allow both parents to share an equal amount of time with their children and take part in all major decisions concerning their upbringing. These types of arrangements are generally favored by courts, and they can work very well in certain […]

Child Custody Laws for Unmarried Fathers

In California, child custody laws for unmarried parents are the same as those for those who are married. Even if you and your child’s other parent were never legally married, you both generally have the same rights, obligations, and privileges when it comes to raising your child. Significantly, courts do not favor either the mother […]

Child Visitation Do’s and Don’ts

Child visitation is critical for both children and parents after a separation or divorce. Not only does it help children build a familial bond with the non-custodial parent, but a parent has a legal right to maintain a relationship with their child. Unfortunately, it’s not uncommon for conflicts between former spouses to arise concerning visitation, […]