Douglas Lee Bryan's answer If you and your spouse have been married for over 6 months, your spouse can file to adopt the child at this time. This would terminate the father's rights. This is a relatively inexpensive process, compared to a private adoption. Give me a call and I'll be happy to discuss the process and costs involved.
Douglas Lee Bryan's answer He needs to keep paying support until a court rules otherwise. Your question isn't easily answered in this forum. There are actions that your husband can take if he believes the children aren't being properly raised or getting the educational opportunities they need. And if they no longer live with their mother, he can file to terminate the support order for that reason. Your husband needs to speak with an attorney to discuss his options and the potential cost of doing so. I'd be happy to...
Douglas Lee Bryan's answer Are you looking to adopt them in Louisiana? If so, I'm not sure what free resources, if any, are available. I would be happy to speak with you and discuss your case and the potential fees and and expenses; feel free to give me a call.
Douglas Lee Bryan's answer A change of venue isn't likely solely due to the need to recuse judges. The LA Supreme Court can appoint a retired judge, or a judge from another jurisdiction to hear your case if all of the judges in that district have been recused.
Douglas Lee Bryan's answer Yes, an adult adoption is a fairly uncomplicated process and is done by affidavit. An adoption attorney can walk you through the process and give you an idea of the cost, which should be fairly affordable. Give me a call, and I'll be happy to discuss further and answer any questions you may have.
Douglas Lee Bryan's answer If you have credible information establishing the sexual abuse, you should call the police and DCFS right away. You can also check with your local clerk of court or District Attorney's office (ask for the domestic abuse advocate) for the forms necessary to seek a domestic abuse restraining order and order of temporary custody. Good luck.
Douglas Lee Bryan's answer Generally, non-parents don't have an automatic right to visitation with a child. There are some exceptions, however. You should speak with an attorney familiar with custody law as soon as possible.
Douglas Lee Bryan's answer Retain an attorney to open her succession. An attorney experienced in handling probate law is familiar with the steps to determine what assets exist and the methodology to value them.
Douglas Lee Bryan's answer You and your parents should discuss this issue with an attorney for an accurate answer. The facts you've provided doesn't give enough information to adequately answer your question. The easy answer is that you can refuse his request. The question mark is what consequences, if any, may you face if you do so.
Douglas Lee Bryan's answer Generally, someone is not entitled to worker's compensation benefits if injured traveling to or from work. While there are some exceptions to the rule, your scenario does not appear to apply to any of them.
Douglas Lee Bryan's answer This is a fairly simple process that’s done by affidavit. An attorney familiar with adoption law can let you know what documents are needed and the cost. Give me a call and I’ll be happy to discuss this with you further.
Douglas Lee Bryan's answer If you have a domestic abuse restraining order, it may give you the right to stay in the apartment. You should have an attorney review the situation with you to help determine what your rights are and whether you have a right to stay there. Regardless, she would have to comply with the eviction laws, including your right to a hearing.
Douglas Lee Bryan's answer That can be done in the judgment changing custody. It would just need to specify that any and all arrearage is satisfied and/or forgiven. I would suggest having an attorney prepare a voluntary transfer of custody. Give me a call and I'll be happy to discuss the process and potential costs, including attorney fees and court costs.
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