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News & Articles Related to Child Custody and Visitation

Father Waves Goodbye to Son and Ex-Wife Standing on Home Doorstep

50/50 Custody: Functional over Fairness
by Rob McEwan

The are four main categories in family law where children are involved: Conservatorship, Possession and Access, Child Support and Medical Support. Often, parents start a case asking for “50/50 Custody.” I hear those terms…a lot.... Read More >

Addiction, Divorce, and Child Custody
by Chris Meuse

Addiction is everywhere and nowhere, write Diane Rae Davis and Katherine Wormer (Addiction Treatment). It is everywhere because addiction is among rich and poor, in all regions, all ethnic and social groups, and certainly in... Read More >

Two young boys sitting outside and laughing

Making Co-Parenting Decisions During COVID
by Jenny Gomez

Being a good parent is hard. Being divorced is really hard. Making good parenting decisions with someone you don’t often agree with is very hard. And then, Covid…. Covid-19 has turned our lives upside down... Read More >

Mother Helps Young Daughter Wash Hands for COVID-19 Prevention

by Kevin Segler

Everyone has a vested interest in defeating COVID-19 by “flattening the curve.” For some, the concern is their own health and mortality.  Others may be more concerned about spreading the disease. There are some with... Read More >

Co-parenting Ex-Husband Father Watches Young Son Run To Ex-Wife Mother Waiting in Car for Pickup - Vertical Photo

by Kevin Segler

Co-parenting children can be difficult under the best of circumstances. Amidst a global pandemic like COVID-19, co-parenting can seem next to impossible. Parents may have increased anxiety and stress due to extra obstacles. For example,... Read More >

Medical Marijuana and Child Custody
by Chris Meuse

If Texas legalizes marijuana, courts and family law practitioners should not presume parents are negligent or endangering their child if they are consuming marijuana as authorized. Should parents’ rights to their children be impacted because... Read More >

(re)Location, (re)Location, (re)Location
by Brian Loughmiller

In the last decade Texas has seen hundreds of corporate offices pop up across the state. With its healthy business environment and growing talent pool, Texas is like a magnet for corporate relocation. There are... Read More >