Adoption 101: The Legal Fundamentals

Adoption 101: The Legal Fundamentals

  • 3 Questions To Thoroughly Consider Before Filing For Chapter 7 Bankruptcy

    Most bankruptcy lawyers offer one free consultation visit to people who need financial relief and are considering bankruptcy as a way out. Attending a meeting like this can help you get the answers you need to make an informed decision about filing. After you attend this appointment, here are three questions to ask yourself before you go through with filing. Is There Another Way Out? The first question to thoroughly consider is whether there is another way out of your debt.

  • The Difference Between Discrimination And Harassment

    You may not realize it, but employment discrimination happens every day. It happens even to people who don't realize they are being discriminated against. Additionally, many people confuse discrimination and harassment in the workplace. If you have a problem at work and want to resolve it, you first need to understand the difference between the two types of issues. What Is Discrimination? Discrimination occurs when an organization treats somebody poorly. The person treated poorly must belong to a protected class under legal guidelines in order for the issue to become a discrimination case.

  • Helping Relatives Become U.S. Citizens: What You Can Do Legally

    The most important aspect of anyone seeking U.S. citizenship is that they do it legally. Doing any part of this process illegally can lead to deportation or revocation of one's citizenship application. Ergo, when you want to help family members come to the United States and settle here, you have to know how to do it all legally. Here are some helpful tips. Make Sure Your Relatives Are Coming with Passports and/or Visas

  • 3 Reasons Why Hiring A Traffic Ticket Lawyer Is Worth The Cost

    If you are trying to decide what you want to do about your traffic ticket, you might be considering the idea of hiring a traffic ticket lawyer. You could be wondering if doing so is truly worth the cost, though. Of course, you will have to pay legal fees if you hire a traffic ticket lawyer, but you will probably find that they are worth the cost for these three reasons and more.

  • 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.

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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.