Family Legal Matters

Navigate your family's ups and downs. Learn everything from what to consider before getting married or adopting to how to have an amicable divorce and settle on child support.

Are Parents Legally Responsible if Their Kid Is a Bully?

Can you be held responsible if your kid is a bully?

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How Do I Create a Will?

With the right preparation, you can create a will that covers your unique needs. This guide lists the basics on how to make and change a will.

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What's the Legal Difference Between Annulment and Divorce?

When a marriage ends, it's important to take the necessary legal steps to formally terminate the relationship.

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How to Get a Divorce With No Money

If you are in a difficult financial situation, it's possible to get a divorce without paying a dime.

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How to Sign as Power of Attorney

When you sign as someone's power of attorney, you must note that you are legally signing on their behalf.

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What Is a Power of Attorney (POA)?

Power of attorney is essential in the event that you're incapacitated or not physically present to make decisions on your own behalf. Learn more in…

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What Happens at an Ex Parte Hearing?

Sometimes, emergency situations require the court to act without both parties receiving notice.

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Custody and Grandparents' Rights: Here's What You Need to Know

Grandparents are often surprised to learn about their state's laws regarding custody of grandchildren. See how you can get custody and what you must…

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Sibling Rivalry What Happens When a Sibling Disputes a Parents Will

While most wills are upheld in courts, there are four main legal reasons that a will may be overturned.

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How Much Money Does It Cost to Change a Name?

Costs for a name change vary in each state and not all counties within a state charge the same. There are several ways to do a name change. Keep in…

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