Adoption 101: The Legal Fundamentals

Adoption 101: The Legal Fundamentals

  • About Divorce And Mediation

    If you are going to be entering into a divorce, then you want to consider going through mediation. Mediation is facilitated with the assistance of a mediator and it is done to help you and your soon-to-be ex-spouse come to an agreement on important topics that you would more than likely end up having a lengthy and potentially nasty fight over. Some of these things include child custody and distribution of assets.

  • Grounds And Fault In Divorce

    When a couple makes plans to part ways, the question may be asked: "what went wrong?". In some states, this question may not mean what you think it means. Fault can be more of a legal issue than a relationship issue when it comes to things like child custody and marital debts. Read to find out more about the issues of grounds and fault in divorce. Does Fault Matter? Make no mistake about it — a no-fault divorce can be had in every state now.

  • 3 Types Of Evidence Needed In Semi Crash Claims

    Semitrucks can be found on public roadways at almost any time of the day or night. The shortage of drivers means that those behind the wheel of these big rigs often have very little driving experience. Combined with the larger size of a semi, heavy loads and driver inexperience can lead to serious collisions with passenger cars. All major trucking companies carry robust insurance policies designed to help cover the cost of any damages sustained in an accident involving a semitruck.

  • Understanding The Importance Of The Product Description In Patent Applications

    Filing for any kind of patent for your business is a serious undertaking. The patent process is substantial, and it requires precise, accurate documentation to do it right. If you are getting ready to file for a patent for something that your business is producing, you need to understand the role that the product description plays in your patent application and enforcement of that patent later on. Here are a few things that you should know.

  • How To Respond To A Proposed Tax Bill Adjustment

    Letters from the IRS or similar state and local agencies rarely have a friendly tone. They're frequently thick documents that utilize obscure language to make you feel defenseless. One of the scariest versions of these types of letters are notices of proposed adjustments. They look like bills, and they're 100% official. What are you supposed to do about them? Give the Proposal a Good Read You're probably not going to fully understand what the government is even upset about on your first read.

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    Adoption 101: The Legal Fundamentals

    If you've decided that you want to adopt a child, the first thing you should do is reach out to a family law attorney. While it may not seem logical to get an attorney involved from the start, it's important that you protect yourself legally from the beginning. After making the decision to adopt, I have been through the process several times. I created this site to help other adoptive parents understand what they can expect from the entire process, including the legal support you're likely to need. I hope this information helps you feel more confident in this major life decision.