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How is Child Custody Decided in a Divorce?

Posted by brian on July 10, 2018

Child custody is granted by the court during a divorce. There are two options for child custody -joint and sole. In joint custody, both parents have equal rights in the child’s physical and legal decision-making. When sole custody is granted, only one parent makes the decisions. Physical custody includes the day-to-day activities and where the […]

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How can a father win full custody in Round Rock?

Posted by brian on June 22, 2018

As a single father, there is nothing that you want more than full custody of your child. You want to do more than pay child support. You want to be your son or daughter’s main support system. You want to know that your little one is safe and sound under your roof, the peace of […]

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What is an unfit mother?

Posted by brian on June 11, 2018

Bad Parenting Being a parent isn’t easy, and you must always put your child’s best interests first. Below is an infographic with information on what an unfit mother is considered as; For more information on our Round Rock Family Law Attorney, please visit our site.

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What is an unfit mother considered as?

Posted by brian on June 8, 2018

Legally, what constitutes an unfit mother varies from state to state. Depending on local family law, the same evidence and conditions may lead to entirely different conclusions, which is why you should thoroughly familiarize yourself with the exact laws of your state. Here is an introduction to the definition of an unfit mother in Texas. […]

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How does child support work when you have 50/50 custody?

Posted by admin on February 12, 2018

Most courts agree that a child benefits from a strong relationship with both parents after a divorce. For this reason, there is a growing trend of 50/50 custody agreements. So how does this affect child support? Most states, Texas included, do not have very clear guidelines as to how child support works with 50/50 custody. […]

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Can Child Support Be Modified?

Posted by admin on January 17, 2018

Child support is typically paid until a child reaches the age of 18, but support payments very rarely stay the same throughout the child’s life. Sometimes child support payments are automatically increased when children reach milestone ages, but payments can also go up or down based on changes in the financial circumstances of either parent. […]

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How to increase my chances of getting full custody during my divorce?

Posted by admin on December 18, 2017

Getting custody of your children is one of the most vital parts of any divorce. If children are in the mix, it’s imperative that they go to the right parent. This ensures a proper and stable upbringing, and this is why it takes the courts time in order to guarantee the custody has gone to […]

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Tips for filing child custody in Texas

Posted by admin on December 11, 2017

In Texas, child custody (conservatorship) is usually granted by a family law judge who gives a verdict based on the dictum of the child’s best interest. Although the judge decides on the terms of conservatorship, there is always the presumption that joint custody is most beneficial to children. Below are three tips to help you […]

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What is a mother’s rights for custody?

Posted by admin on November 15, 2017

Years ago, the family law courts gave custody of the children to the mother. The courts believed that the mother was the best parent to provide care for small children. All states changed the laws to allow fathers to seek custody of the children. Now, judges base their custody decisions on the children’s best interests. […]

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Mother’s rights for custody.

Posted by admin on November 14, 2017

A family law attorney will be familiar with the family law statutes of your state. If you are having child custody issues, the Jackson Law Firm may be able to help you. For more information click here.