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As the Pandemic Continues, Divorce Rates are Increasing – A Coincidence or Correlation?

September 17th, 2020

While there is no specific evidence pointing to the correlation between the current divorce filings and the pandemic, family lawyers have noted the increase in filing requests since the outbreak of COVID-19.

Guidelines for Divorced/Separated Parents Sharing Custody of Children During the COVID-19 Pandemic

March 26th, 2020

In this time of uncertainty, here is some good advice on how to handle custody and co-parenting issues during the pandemic.

Philadelphia Bans Catholic Social Services from Providing Foster Care, Supreme Court to Hear Appeal

February 25th, 2020

The case will address the legal standards to be applied to First Amendment religious freedom issues, including how to determine whether a law is “neutral” or “generally applicable” even when it places a burden on religious beliefs or practices.

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.