Violence convictions with his other son being present at the time he wants visitation . These factors are concerning to me , he lives with the woman that he assisted will he win visitation . He does not have a job . What are his chances of getting visitation
Insufficient information to determine what the likely outcome will be. What you need to do is schedule a consultation with a local child custody lawyer to discuss every fact available. Custody decisions are made on single facts alone. The lawyer will have several questions for you to determine your...Read more »
I decided that I do not want her to live here anymore, she does not sleep, shower, get mail, or reside here and no money has been paid. I asked her to get her stuff out when I am available to be there, but she keeps saying that she will get when she has the time. She has also blocked any way for me... Read more »
You should, under no circumstances, remove her property from the home until after going through proper eviction procedures. You should locate a landlord/tenant attorney in your local area to discuss what notices have to be given and what length of time you need to wait before eviction proceedings.
My ex was ordered to pay support through Fairfax county va, we came to an agreement outside the court and closed my case with DCSE. It stated he could pay me lump of $4000 and continue paying $400 a month ect... but that if he didn't pay or if circumstances changed it could be revisited. He... Read more »
If you feel like you have been the victim of a severe threat (at any point), report it to the magistrate. They will be the one to decide whether the threat is sufficient enough to warrant further action.
I signed the order, which said that I would file the motion that day, but I have changed my mind, and don't want to quash the subpoena. So I didn't file the motion. Is that ok? The subpoena was for medical records, and I plan to send them to the attorney.
That would largely depend on the judge, but most judges would allow you to cooperate with the opposing side if you decide to. Whether it is a good idea in your particular case is best discussed with a confidential consultation with a lawyer to determine the pros and cons associated with your course...Read more »
My mom and I had a joint savings account and I had closed it prior to my mom’s passing. The account was established in 2005 and had right of survivorship. There was nothing to probate but my brother had himself appointed as administrator and wants access to her bank statements. I’ve paid all... Read more »
There are several situations in which the administrator can compel the production of bank records. There is insufficient information to determine the purpose of doing so, and whether it is allowed under the law. If you are concerned about this process, you should speak with a lawyer to discuss in...Read more »
There are certain limitations on how a funeral home may dispose of a body or handle the requests of the deceased's next of kin. If you feel you are being mislead or mistreated, you should speak with a local attorney as soon as possible to review the facts of your case in more detail and what...Read more »
Wife and I entered into an adoption agreement with birth mother. We got him at 6 days old. After a week the mother wanted baby back. We took it to lawyers office and he sent us to CPS. The social worker told us under no circumstances are we to give the child back. There are possibilities the child... Read more »
It sounds as though you are wondering how much of your tax refund is going to be taken and what it will be used for. In order to determine that information, you need to schedule a consultation with a lawyer so they can review your child support order and ask a series of questions.
My wife and i got married in NY before gay marry was legal in Va. Right after we got married she gave birth to our son. To do some legal things that happened custody of him was split between her and her mother. We have been separated for about two years now (not legally), in tgat time ivbeen trying... Read more »
There are several questions that a lawyer would have before being able to answer your question including, but not limited to, who the donor for the child was, whether there was any contract entered into between the parties, and whether there was a court involved with her grandmother. There is not...Read more »
My grandmother has Alzheimer's and my uncle is talking about putting her in a home. She currently lives with my mom and he does not care for her. I f this happens is there any legal help for me to take over care for her to prevent her from going into a home? Due to my husbands military I am in... Read more »
and he in fact isn't on the birth certificate. He hasn't seen the boy who is now going on 3 years old but only four days for his life. If he were to get a DNA test is he going to be put on child support?
I am the primary breadwinner. All finances, including a house and two cars, are in my name. My husband uses my credit card when he's between jobs, but he's now always between jobs or perhaps lying about being paid. He has terrible credit and can't get a card or loan on his own. He... Read more »
She lives in FL and I reside in Va she doesn't work, but somehow wants to claim my 2 children, she also is married and has 2 other children which the husband claims, Is there anything I can do to make this fair since she refuses to let me claim any of them?
house is in my name and my brothers' names. We've been paying the homeowners insurance policy premium. How long is the insurance policy good for? Does it need to be in our names in case something happens?
Depending on the value of the home, whether there was a mortgage on the home, and how the home was transferred there is a strong probability that additional steps must be taken to manage the home and not have any adverse consequences down the line. You should schedule a meeting with a Probate...Read more »
Unless it is in a court order, it is hard to enforce such provisions. If the judge forgot to put it in a court order, this can typically be corrected with the proper motion. To file such motion, hire a lawyer.
Adoption. The most preferred method would be an agreed step parent adoption. Biological father is entitled ot notice, and if biological father does not agree, you will need to have a child and prove that termination is in the child's best interest. These are hard cases, and mere abandonment...Read more »
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