What Do I Need to File a Protective Order?

What Do I Need to File a Protective Order? A protective order, also known as a restraining order or an order of protection, is a legal document that prevents a violent person in the home from contacting the victim(s). It can also establish other legal terms, like support and damages. Here’s what you need to...

What Is Probation Before Judgment in Florida?

What Is Probation Before Judgment in Florida? After you are arrested for a crime, you may have legal options available to you that can prevent you from being incarcerated or serving time in jail. Here’s what you need to know about probation before and after judgment and how an attorney can help you petition the...

Am I Dealing with a Malicious Parent?

Am I Dealing with a Malicious Parent? It’s normal to be upset after a divorce, but there’s a point at which this becomes malice. If your child’s other parent is acting out to make the divorce more challenging for you or is trying to use the divorce to control you, they may be malicious. Here’s what to...

When Does a Court Order Reasonable Visitation?

When Does a Court Order Reasonable Visitation? Custodial Parents   If the parents of a child decide to separate, the parents or a court must decide with whom the child will live the majority of the time. This is referred to as the “custodial parent.” The other parent, who typically pays child support, is the...