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.
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.
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.
Brittney M. Miller and James J. Vedder
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.