Grandparental Rights And Child Custody

Grandchildren are always a joy and embody the spirit of "unconditional love". Sometimes, however, that joyous relationship is tested. At some point, you may have to make the difficult decision to acknowledge that your grandchild needs to be in your legal care and custody. Grandparents seeking custody of their grandchild do have legal rights, so if you fear that your beloved grandchild needs more from you than love and hugs, read on. [Read More]

How To Increase Your Odds Of Being Approved For Disability

It can take a couple of months before you find out whether you are approved for disability. Therefore, you want to do everything you can in order to give yourself the best shot at an approval. Have An Attorney Help You With Your Forms At some point during the disability process, you may be asked to fill out a large packet of questions. There are so many questions that some people tend to find it a little bit overwhelming. [Read More]

Dealing With Post-Election Immigration Fears

If you have been worried about the substantial increase in anti-immigrant sentiment since the 2016 election, you're not alone. But you do have rights, and you can reduce your chances of a problem occurring if you take some steps now. Always Carry Your Documents Whether you have a green card or are here on a specific visa such as for work or school, always carry your documents with you. More states have been trying to pass identity-check laws, requiring anyone stopped by police to produce identification. [Read More]

Help Your Children Cope With You And Your Spouse's Upcoming Divorce

If you and your spouse have decided to part ways and are both interested in a divorce, the following tips can help make the transition as smooth as possible for your children and will help them continue to feel special and wanted by you and their other parent. Meet With A Mediator Set up an appointment to speak with a mediator who has plenty of years of practice dealing with family situations. [Read More]