What are my legal rights in a divorce?

Answer There are many reasons that cause a couple to divorce. No matter what it is, each individual has rights regarding property, children, name changes and how the divorce is handled. It's better if cou... Read More »

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What legal rights does stepfather have over child after divorce?

If the step father did not adopt the child, then his legal rights are few and far between. However, there is no reason that the personal side of the relationship can't be maintained if all parties ... Read More »

Do both parties have to sign the divorce paperwork to make a divorce legal?

No, though if one party cannot be served with papers or refuses to sign them, the divorce process will be delayed. In such cases, the other spouse can request that the judge issue a default judgmen... Read More »

Minor Child Legal Guardianship & Legal Rights of Parents?

Legal guardianship of a minor child is normally established by a probate court. Through a court order a person other than the child's parents is given the right to care for the child until the term... Read More »

If a father signed over rights and now the stepdad and mother are getting a divorce can the father get his rights back?

Answer It depends on the courts. If you have been out of the picture re your child(ren) for more than 2 years, the courts may give full custody to the mother. However, if you can show you are mak... Read More »