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Protecting Your Rights In Family Matters

Child Custody

Should you opt for joint custody?

When going through divorce, parents have to consider what option they want to go with for custody of their children. Many options have viability, but two serve as the most common. Sole custody and joint custody, or shared custody, often end up as the choice for...

What is joint custody?

There are many different ways a court can divide and arrange custody. However, the different plans always follow certain rules. The Illinois Department of Human Services explains one of the common options for custody is joint custody, which covers any situation where...

What rights do godparents have?

If you and your spouse or partner named godparents for your children, such as at their baptisms, you may think that these people will step in and finish raising your children if something happens to you. Unfortunately, such is not the case. While your children’s...