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Blog Posts in January, 2011

  • Guardianship Vs. Adoption

    || 22-Jan-2011

    If you are just learning about the ins and outs of child custody then you will need to know the difference between guardianship and adoption. When you agree to legally become someone's guardian it means that you are responsible for them until the age of eighteen. However, the court can decide to change someone's guardian or take your guardianship away if circumstances should change. It is ...
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  • Drafting a Child Custody Agreement

    || 8-Jan-2011

    When you are drafting up a child custody agreement with your spouse or partner, there are several items that you should consider. Since attorneys often charge by the hour you should take time before your meeting to think long and hard about what you want from a child custody agreement. This should include the needs of the child and your goals, such as the type of relationship that you wish to ...
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