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Challenge: Create a More Resilient Community

June 18th, 2019

Attending in support of the event,  each attorney brought back tools to enrich our ability to assist clients in a range of practice areas.

Superior Court Addresses Enforcement of Post Adoption Contact Agreements

April 1st, 2019

On March 21, the Superior Court issues its first decision regarding enforcement of Post Adoption Contact Agreements.

What Happens to My Stored Genetic Material After I Die?

September 19th, 2018

This common and seemingly simple question can have a very broad-ranging set of answers. While every person’s circumstances will produce individual results, there are a few general considerations to keep in mind when storing genetic material.

Tips for Back to School Prep for Foster and Adoptive Families

July 25th, 2018

Here are some areas where foster parents and adoptive parents may need to take a little extra time and planning before school starts.

Help Is On the Way for Grandparents Raising Grandchildren

July 13th, 2018

New federal law establishes an advisory council to address the physical and mental health needs of children as well as the needs of the grandparents or other older relative caregivers.

Tax Credit and Exclusion Information for Adoptive Families

March 7th, 2018

Adoptive parents should maintain documentation of their qualified adoption expenses and provide them to their tax preparer to ensure proper credit is applied.

Superior Court Determines Prenatal Activities May Constitute Child Abuse

December 29th, 2017

Reviewing the language of the Child Protective Services Law in detail, the Court’s decision may have far-ranging ramifications.

Not the Mama: Former Same-Sex Partner Denied Standing to Sue for Custody of Child Born and Partly Raised During Relationship

October 26th, 2017

In a decision issued on October 11, 2017, the Superior Court affirmed the trial court’s decision which ruled a former partner in a same-sex relationship lacked standing to sue for custody of a minor child born during the relationship.

Grief and the Law: How To Return To Work When Coping With Loss

September 25th, 2017

Family members and friends will reach out to console a grieving parent, but you may feel alone when it comes to trying to return to work after your loss.

Unmarried Fathers Should Know Their Rights Regarding Paternity, Custody, and Child Support

June 15th, 2017

Regardless of whether the child’s unmarried parents are living separate or apart, unwed fathers should be aware of the potential legal issues that may arise.