Nolo's Essential Guide to Child Custody and Support

Author: Emily Doskow

Publisher: Nolo

ISBN: 1413324355

Category: Law

Page: 392

View: 709

When you’re getting divorced, you can make a tough time easier for your children (and yourself) if you and the other parent can create your own custody plan and agree on child support. If you can’t work out custody and support, you’ll have to head to court and ask a judge to step in Either way, Nolo’s Essential Guide to Child Custody & Support can help. You’ll learn: how negotiation and mediation can keep costs down, ease the transition for kids, and improve future dealings with your ex where to find your state’s child support guidelines how judges make custody decisions how to enforce and change custody and support orders how court trials work what military families need to know when you need a lawyer and how to work with one You’ll also find specifics about each state’s laws, including what factors courts consider when they rule on custody arrangements, what happens when one parent wants to move away with the children, and how you can change custody or support orders.
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Nolo's Essential Guide to Divorce

Author: Emily Doskow

Publisher: Nolo

ISBN: 1413325327

Category: Law

Page: 528

View: 9219

Nolo's Essential Guide to Divorce provides clear answers that can help make divorce simpler and reduce its financial and emotional cost. Readers will even learn how to complete the divorce with minimal help from an attorney. With compassion and understanding, Nolo's Essential Guide to Divorce explains what to expect through each stage of divorce. It helps readers: understand the divorce process learn about different types of divorce, including mediated, collaborative, and contested identify and divide property and assets fairly work with mediators or lawyers avoid expensive and painful court battles establish child custody and visitation arrangements handle child support issues, including how support is paid and enforced draft a marital settlement agreement deal with divorce emergencies address post-divorce issues, and negotiate and settle spousal support.
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Nolo's Essential Guide to California Divorce (2014)

Author: Ed Sherman

Publisher: Ed Sherman

ISBN: N.A

Category: Law

Page: 94

View: 2948

Specific to California, this book gives you practical and legal advice in clear, simple language that will answer your questions and guide you to a faster, smoother, less painful and less expensive divorce. Shows you how to stay out of court and complete your divorce with little or no help from an attorney. Updated for 2014.
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Nolo's Guide to California Law

Author: N.A

Publisher: Nolo

ISBN: 1413313949

Category: Law

Page: 422

View: 8205

A resource on California law covers real estate, divorce, adoption and much more, in a updated edition that looks at domestic partnerships, employment protections, consumer privacy and more. Original.
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Nolo's Deposition Handbook

The Essential Guide for Anyone Facing or Conducting a Deposition

Author: Paul Bergman,Albert Moore

Publisher: Nolo

ISBN: 1413320597

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 440

View: 1420

A guide for students, legal assistants and witnesses outlines the deposition process with coverage of how to answer questions and the tactics used by lawyers to influence testimony, incorporating into the latest edition updated cases, statutes and rules as well as new material on electronic information storage. Original.
Posted in Language Arts & Disciplines

The Law and Your Family

Your Legal Rights

Author: G. S. Prentzas

Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc

ISBN: 1477780157

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 64

View: 2742

Legal recourse often seems like a last resort, especially when navigating the delicate business of family and domestic issues. However, by understanding the basics of family law, individuals may be able to prevent domestic issues from escalating, more easily manage those that do, and even find ways to facilitate major life milestones, such as marriage and childbirth. This essential volume simplifies the daunting language of family law so that even readers with no experience with the legal system can understand their options when making decisions about cohabitation, divorce, adoption, domestic abuse and violence, and a host of other situations.
Posted in Juvenile Nonfiction

Nolo's Pocket Guide to Family Law

Author: Robin Leonard,Stephen Elias

Publisher: Nolo

ISBN: 9780873373227

Category: Law

Page: 187

View: 6835

Here's a handy reference for anyone who has a question or problem involving family law--marriage, divorce, adoption, custody and visitation, domestic violence, surrogate parenting, alimony, and more. This fourth edition includes information on getting professional help, child support enforcement, and finding information online about family law.
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Legal Answer Book for Families, The

Author: Emily Doskow,Marcia Stewart

Publisher: Nolo

ISBN: 1413319750

Category: Law

Page: 400

View: 9525

At one time or another, the law will touch your family's life, and it's important that you have swift access to the most up-to-date information available so that your family's interests are protected. From the rights of kids, to inheritance rules, find everything you need to deal with everyday legal issues in The Legal Answer Book for Families. With this legal reference, you'll get: a clear overview of the laws that affect personal relationships and families of all kinds quick, accurate answers to everyday legal questions discussions of various legal documents relevant to your family, from marriage licenses to parenting agreements a collection of Family Law Rules & Resources, with details for all 50 states Easy-to-use, concise, and clear, The Legal Answer Book for Families is the perfect addition to any family's collection of practical reference books.
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American Reference Books Annual

Author: Bohdan S. Wynar

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Reference books

Page: N.A

View: 2518

1970- issued in 2 vols.: v. 1, General reference, social sciences, history, economics, business; v. 2, Fine arts, humanities, science and engineering.
Posted in Reference books

How to Do Your Own Divorce in California in 2017

An Essential Guide for Every Kind of Divorce

Author: Ed Sherman

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780996198325

Category: Law

Page: 248

View: 8271

With "How to Do Your Own Divorce in California in 2017," Californians can obtain an uncontested divorce without hiring an attorney. Even for couples using an attorney, this book is an essential guide to making things go smoother and includes new and revised court forms for readers. The first part of the book explains in detail how to divide property and settle custody, visitation, and child support issues. The second part is a step-by-step guide through the court process, including how to complete important forms, when to file them, and how to get through a court appearance or even avoid it altogether. The included CDROM features demo versions of Nolo's CalSupport child and spousal support calculation software, Nolo's DealMaker Settlement Agreement software, and several other bonus items.
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Sharing Solution, The

How to Save Money, Simplify Your Life & Build Community

Author: Janelle Orsi,Emily Doskow

Publisher: Nolo

ISBN: 1413310214

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 480

View: 4485

Presents legal and practical methods to sharing resources, including automobiles, housing, and caregiving, and describes how sharing programs benefit the economy, community, and the environment.
Posted in Business & Economics

Living Together

A Legal Guide for Unmarried Couples

Author: Frederick Hertz,Lina Guillen

Publisher: Nolo

ISBN: 1413323790

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 376

View: 3075

Find all the information and forms unmarried couples need to define and protect their relationship in the eyes of the law. An essential resource for any unmarried couple, Living Together explains: the legality of living together having and raising children the many types of ownership agreements Includes all the legal forms you need!
Posted in Family & Relationships

Nolo's Pocket Guide to Consumer Rights

A Resource for All Californians

Author: Barbara Kaufman,Nolo Press

Publisher: Nolo

ISBN: 9780873372183

Category: Law

Page: 250

View: 5596

Provides practical information for California residents with consumer complaints
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The Living Together Kit

A Legal Guide for Unmarried Couples

Author: Toni Lynne Ihara

Publisher: NOLO

ISBN: 9780873373609

Category: Unmarried couples

Page: 240

View: 8776

To avoid future trouble, couples living together need a written agreement covering the ownership of the house or other property, a parenthood statement if there are kids, and a will or other estate plan--since people living together don't inherit automatically like married couples. Includes tear-out agreements, instructions, and sample forms.
Posted in Unmarried couples

Divorce Without Court

A Guide to Mediation and Collaborative Divorce

Author: Katherine Stoner

Publisher: Nolo

ISBN: 141332164X

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 496

View: 7285

This book guides you through a negotiated divorce, using divorce mediation, or an increasingly popular approach called collaborative divorce.
Posted in Family & Relationships

Nolo's little law book

answers to everyday legal questions

Author: Shae Irving

Publisher: NOLO

ISBN: N.A

Category: Law

Page: 92

View: 8467

Posted in Law

How to Do Your Own Divorce in California in 2014

An Essential Guide for Every Kind of Divorce

Author: Ed Sherman

Publisher: Nolo PressOccidental

ISBN: 9780944508923

Category: Law

Page: 238

View: 6280

With How to Do Your Own Divorce in California in 2014, Californians can obtain an uncontested divorce without hiring an attorney. Even if the couple wants to use an attorney, this book is still an essential guide to make things go smoother including new and revised court forms for readers. The first part of the book explains in detail how to divide property and settle custody, visitation, and child support issues. The second part is a step-by-step guide through the court process, including how to complete important forms, when to file them, and how to get through a court appearance or even avoid it altogether. The CDROM features demo versions of Nolo's CalSupport™ child and spousal support calculation software and Nolo's DealMaker Settlement Agreement software, along with several other bonus items.
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Nolo's Guide to Social Security Disability

Getting & Keeping Your Benefits

Author: David A. Morton

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Insurance, Disability

Page: N.A

View: 9055

Posted in Insurance, Disability

Building a Parenting Agreement That Works

Child Custody Agreements Step by Step

Author: Mimi Lyster Zemmelman

Publisher: Nolo

ISBN: 1413320678

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 352

View: 2435

Counsels separating or divorcing parents on how to overcome obstacles and create win-win custody agreements, drawing on the expertise of a professional mediator to cover topics ranging from health care and education to religious training and financial needs. Original.
Posted in Family & Relationships

A legal guide for lesbian and gay couples

Author: Hayden Curry,Denis Clifford

Publisher: NOLO

ISBN: 9780873370776

Category: Law

Page: 360

View: 1415

America's estimated 20 million lesbians and gay men need to take specific legal steps to define and protect their relationships in the eyes of the law. This practical guide shows them how to: obtain domestic partner benefits-plan for medical emergencies-buy property together-provide for each other at death-understand the practical and legal aspects of having and raising children.The guide includes living together contracts, sample wills and a durable power of attorney. The updated 14th edition now includes a new chapter discussing the laws of states that offer an equivalent to marriage, plus information on ending such relationships.
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