Tag Archives: child custody

Pre-Nup or Post-Nup for the Pooch

One thing you can say about people in Wake County is that they love their dogs. In fact, in an equitable distribution or divorce action, “dividing the dog” is something that comes up more often than most people realize. There is an old joke about a man who is sitting in a bar telling his […]

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Firm Overview

Family Law Services Family Law includes most legal matters concerning children and the family. Sometimes these areas are difficult to define, and the law is constantly changing and expanding. Some of the traditional areas Bender LeFante Law Offices handles include the negotiation, trial, and preparation of: Alimony and Post Separation Support Annulment Child Custody Child […]

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Index of Articles

10 Things To Do Before You Separate Alienation of Affections and Criminal Conversation Are You a Good Parent Bankruptcy and Family Law Being Your Best Witness at Your Deposition Bender LeFante Law Offices Legal Philosophy Child Support Guidelines FAQ Child Custody Mediation Debts, Costs, and Downsizing Dividing the Family Business Dividing Foreign Assets Do I […]

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Frequently Asked Questions About International Family Law Issues

International law is a complex area. Most matters concerning legal actions by citizens of different countries are controlled by various treaties and treaty obligations. However, in the United States, unlike other countries, the family law differs from state to state and is not a federal law. For that reason, there is no interpretation of the […]

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Frequently Asked Questions About Child Support/Custody

What is Child Custody? Child custody has two parts. Legal custody is the right to make decisions as to how your child will be raised, including the right to participate in medical decisions, determine religion or education and decide what values you will teach your children. It involves all the issues that go into parenting […]

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Frequently Asked Questions About Family Law

What Is Family Law? Family Law is an area of law which concerns issues regarding the family. Areas which are included are: ▸ Adoptions ▸ Alienation of Affection and Criminal Conversation ▸ Alimony ▸ Child Support ▸ Child Custody and Visitation ▸ Child Protective Services: Abuse and Neglect ▸ Civil No Contact Orders/Stalking ▸ Divorce […]

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