12Jul

Lessons from HBO’s “Big Little Lies” on Grandparent Rights and Guardianships

By FPS / July 12, 2019 / Children, Divorce / No Comments

Lesson’s from HBO’s Big Little Lies on Grandparent Rights and Guardianships HBO’s Big Little Lies put a plethora of family law issues at the forefront of last Sunday’s episode, expertly woven into the storyline of the incomparable Meryl Streep v. the only person who could take her dow...

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24Oct

PART 2: Grandparent Custody Rights and the Law

By Jenny Bain / October 24, 2015 / Children, Family Law / No Comments

Family court offers resources for grandparents seeking physical or legal custody of a grandchild. This is the second installment of a two-part blog on grandparent visitation and grandparent custody rights. We have previously explored the method by which a grandparent can obtain court-ordered visi...

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17Oct

PART 1: Grandparent Visitation Rights and the Law

By Jenny Bain / October 17, 2015 / Children, Family Law / No Comments

Family court offers resources for grandparents seeking rights to visit their grandchildren. It is a common misconception that grandparents do not have rights to visit with or have custody of their grandchildren absent an extraordinary circumstance. Some have heard they can apply for guardianship ...

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