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Category Archives: timesharing

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Protecting Your Rights as a Grandparent When Adult Children Get Divorced

By Vanessa L. Prieto |

Going through a divorce takes a toll on both of the spouses as well as on other family members. In the event there are children involved, parenting plans and child time sharing proceedings will be required as well. In making these plans, grandparents are often left out of the equation. The following are some… Read More »

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Help Your Child Adjust to Time Sharing Arrangements

By Vanessa L. Prieto |

Going through the breakup of their parents’ marriage can be traumatic for children, causing them to act out in a variety of ways. At the same time, it is important to bear in mind that continuing to live with two parents who either constantly fight or struggle to suppress their hostility toward one another… Read More »

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How to Increase Your Chances of Success in Child Time Sharing Proceedings

By Vanessa L. Prieto |

Issues concerning children are among the most sensitive dealt with in the Florida family court. Decisions made in these types of proceedings can impact your rights as a parent and your relationship with your child now and in the years to come. If you are involved in a child time sharing dispute with the… Read More »

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Beware Social Media in Divorce and Timesharing Cases

By Vanessa L. Prieto |

For so many of us, checking in and posting updates on social media is a daily activity. You may use it to increase your professional network and to promote your business or brand, or you may simply enjoy it as a way to pass the time and keep up with family and friends. In… Read More »

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Gaining Child Time Sharing Rights through a Paternity Order

By Vanessa L. Prieto |

As increasing numbers of children are born out of wedlock, it leaves biological fathers in somewhat of a dilemma. If the mother did not list you on the birth certificate, you will have to go to court to prove you are the child’s father. Even if you are listed as being the biological father,… Read More »

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How New 2018 Laws Could Impact Child Time-Sharing Plans

By Vanessa L. Prieto |

The new year has brought a new round of laws in Florida that are effective as of January 1, 2018.   While most deal with issues relating to property, taxes, and pension plans which could potentially impact those going through a divorce, there is a new law that could be a concern for parents receiving… Read More »

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Making Decisions about Your Child

By Vanessa L. Prieto |

After a breakup, child time-sharing arrangements can become a major issue, with decision being a battleground for power and control issues. The following outlines how decision making responsibilities regarding children are handled in Florida, and steps you can take to help avoid conflicts in these arrangements. Legal Responsibility for Making Decisions Regarding Your Child… Read More »

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When to Appeal a Family Court Decision

By Vanessa L. Prieto |

Cases dealt with in the Florida family courts often concern sensitive issues that have the potential to impact the lives of all involved in dramatic ways. After having spent the time and money it takes to assert your rights in a family law case, such as a divorce or child time-sharing dispute, getting a… Read More »

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What Children Want Their Parents to Know About Divorce

By Vanessa L. Prieto |

It is natural for any couple going through a divorce or separation to have serious concerns about the impacts it could have on their children. In many cases, having parents who live apart from one another while participating in child time-sharing arrangements is far preferable than living in a home where fighting between spouses… Read More »

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Co-Parenting App Aims at Making Time-Sharing Plans More Effective

By Vanessa L. Prieto |

In the aftermath of a breakup or a divorce involving children, coordinating time-sharing and communicating with your ex can be a challenge. A new app on the market promises to help make these tasks easier, while allowing you to track information that could prove important in developing parenting plans. Designed by a Jacksonville father… Read More »