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Grandparent Rights

Grandparent Rights

Grandparent Custody While people tend to think of custody cases as battles between two biological parents of the child, a significant number of custody cases involve a more expanded family setting. ┬áMaternal and paternal grandparents often get involved in custody cases either through supporting the child’s parent, being the grandchild’s caretaker, or as actual parties […]

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Enforcement and Contempt of Court

Enforcement and Contempt of Court

Two types of Civil Contempt: ┬áDirect and Indirect The Court always has the power to enforce the orders it has made through proceedings for contempt, which will be designated as “remedial” or “punitive”. ┬áRemedial Contempt, is where the court finds the non-compliant party has the ability to act as ordered, but has failed to, and […]

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