Thought leaders from around the world contribute their perspectives on landmark cases, new legislation, and legal perspectives on new technologies, business practices, and civil procedure.
Divorce can be difficult, complicated and emotionally exhausting. Divorcing across state lines ups the jurisdictional complexity significantly.
New York State recently passed a landmark law that expands LGBTQ couples’ ability to start a family while protecting surrogates’ rights.
Paula Birch Billingsley
Relative adoption can be infant adoption too; it happened to us and was quick, easy and inexpensive.
Featuring the top legal talent in Family Law and Trusts & Estates.
James J. Vedder and Brittney M. Miller
Decisions about custody and parenting time after a separation or divorce are never simple. Family violence of any kind makes the process all the more complex—and the victim isn’t always the beneficiary.
Vaccine uptake has become one of the most contentious issues in American life. Divorced parents who disagree about it are creating a welter of new custody cases in family court—and precedent is scarce.
Cassandra Biron, LCSW
Those looking to be a foster or adoptive parent for LGBTQ youth must understand which kinds of support are most beneficial to parent and child alike. Happily, resources are now more widely available than ever.
Brad M. LaMorgese
The complexities of divorce among professional athletes are often vast and complicated.
The drama surrounding the Murdaugh family case out of a small-town South Carolina court spotlights the need for better system regulations.
How to plan your pandemic preparedness estate—all from the safety of home.
Julia B. Meister
To resolve family and business disputes including wills, trusts, estates and more, mediation is often a more effective, gentler and cheaper option than litigation.
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Developments on the ongoing efforts to ensure internet companies are policing illegal content, such as child pornography, hosted on their servers.
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Led by a father-and-son team of Family Law lawyers and trial advocates, with the support and assistance of family members, Blevans & Blevans, LLP continues its tradition of excellence serving the Northern California Bay Area in 2020 and beyond.
Featuring the top lawyers practicing in Family Law and Trusts & Estates.
What will family law look like in the “coronaverse” of 2020 and beyond.
Three legal experts join the CEO of Best Lawyers to talk about problems that arise for family law during COVID-19.
One employment lawyer answers frequently asked questions concerning employment and the Family First Coronavirus Response Act.
Here’s how to ensure your children are respected during a custody battle.
Laura Wheatman Hill
Prenups aren’t always bulletproof, but there’s hope if you end up exposed in a divorce.
Brittney M. Miller and James J. Vedder
Determining biological parenthood is as easy as getting a DNA test. Determining legal parenthood is more complicated altogether—especially as the composition of the American family continues to evolve.
Patience—and the law—prevails when an uncooperative partner avoids divorce proceedings.
Brad M. LaMorgese
Divorce isn't easy, but for high-net-worth couples, it can be even more complex.
What are the penalties for violating the Family First Coronavirus Response Act, and what are your options if your employer doesn't respect your right as an employee under the act?
There’s hope for families to recover—a good lawyer is key.
Across the country, the decision to open schools back up or not has been on the minds of many. What should parents think about when preparing to send the children back to school or not?