Category Archives: Child Custody


Technology to Help Divorced Parents Manage their Children’s Schedules

Technology to Manage Schedules While Co-Parenting Back to school time is often an exciting time for kids – starting a new grade or school, new teachers, making new friends and starting new activities.  For parents, back to school time means [...Read More]

Free Seminar: Grandparents Rights in Child Custody

Grandparents and Child Custody Rights Free Seminar – Tuesday, August 30, 2016 at 5:30 pm Join us in Lemoyne you will: Obtain an overview of Grandparents Rights in Child Custody Learn about Legal and Physical Custody Understand the Factors to [...Read More]

Grandparents and Child Custody in PA

How Divorce Impact Grandparents and Their Grandchildren An often unintended consequence of a divorce or uncoupling where there are children of the relationship is that grandparents see their grandchildren less or,  in some cases, not at all.  Fortunately, grandparents are [...Read More]

International Vacations & Passports for Minor Children

Approval of Both Parents is Required for a Passport With summer right around the corner, many families are thinking about scheduling family vacations, or they have already scheduled family vacations. Vacations that include travel outside of the United States have [...Read More]

The Two Types of Custody

Types of Custody in Pennsylvania When talking with clients that have separated from their spouse about custody, we as attorneys often hear from clients that they want “full custody” or they may want “joint custody”.  When talking with clients about [...Read More]

Thanksgiving and Child Custody in Pennsylvania

Holidays and Pennsylvania Child Custody Out of all the holidays, Thanksgiving is probably the one most associated with family.  It is the holiday where families gather for the big feast and sometimes the only time out of the year that the [...Read More]

Do I Have To Force My Child To Visit His Father Or Mother???

Pennsylvania Child Custody Schedules and Child Refusal Complying with child custody schedules, whether agreed to by the parties or imposed by the court, is difficult even under the best of circumstances.  Younger children often have separation anxiety and transitioning from [...Read More]

What Is Considered During A Pennsylvania Child Custody Dispute?

Best Interest of the Child Custody Statute Factors Child custody can often be the most difficult aspect of the divorce or separation of parents.  In Pennsylvania, the overriding goal of child custody cases is to develop a parenting plan that [...Read More]

Social Media and Child Custody

How Could Social Media Impact Child Custody Cases? Let’s face it; we are living in the Social Media Era.  At any moment in time, we can learn via Twitter, Facebook, or any other social media outlet, what a friend had [...Read More]

How to Avoid Fireworks During Holidays and Summer Vacation

Avoiding Custody Problems During Vacations and Holidays Vacations and holidays have the potential to create problems with an otherwise amicable custody arrangement because holiday and summer vacation schedule veer off from the normal custodial schedule.  Here are some tips to avoid [...Read More]