Stepparent Custody & Visitation

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Many stepparents form very close bonds with their grandchildren.  But what happens when the stepparent’s relationship ends with the child’s parent?  What access will the former stepparent have to the child? Read on to learn more. Basic Difference Between Custody and Visitation The terms “custody” and “visitation” or sometimes used interchangeably, but they actually have…

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What is a 3-4-4-3 Parenting Schedule?

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One of the major decisions to make during a divorce is how the parenting schedule will work.  Many families have a shared parenting schedule, where their children spend significant time with each parent.  For many, the “normal” schedule is established, and then the plan is further refined to address special occasions like holidays and vacations. …

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What is an Alternating Weekend With an Overnight Parenting Schedule?

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One of the major decisions to make during a divorce is how the parenting schedule will work.  Many families have some form of shared parenting schedule, where their children spend significant time with each parent.  For many, the “normal” schedule is established, and then the plan is further refined to address special occasions like holidays…

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Common Joint Custody & Parenting Schedules

One of the major decisions to make during a divorce is how the parenting schedule will work.  Many families have some form of shared parenting schedule, where their children spend significant time with each parent.  For many, the “normal” schedule is established, and then the plan is further refined to address special occasions like holidays…

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What is an Alternating Week Parenting Schedule?

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One of the major decisions to make during a divorce is how the parenting schedule will work.  Many families have a shared parenting schedule, where their children spend significant time with each parent.  For many, the “normal” schedule is established, and then the plan is further refined to address special occasions like holidays and vacations. …

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What is a 5-2-2-5 Parenting Schedule?

One of the major decisions to make during a divorce is how the parenting schedule will work.  Many families have a shared parenting schedule, where their children spend significant time with each parent.  For many, the “normal” schedule is established, and then the plan is further refined to address special occasions like holidays and vacations. …

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Third Party Custody vs Visitation

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The difference between custody and visitation is confusing enough.  How about the difference between third party custody and third party visitation? Read on to learn more. Basic Difference Between Custody and Visitation The terms “custody” and “visitation” or sometimes used interchangeably, but they actually have different meanings. For example, custody is a broader term.  It…

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Connecticut Visitation Laws

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A lot of legal terminology comes into play when it comes to making custody, visitation, & parenting decisions in your divorce.  It’s no wonder that a common question our divorce attorneys are asked is: “What are the Connecticut Visitation Laws?” Read on to learn more. Connecticut Child Custody Versus Visitation The terms “custody” and “visitation”…

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What’s the Difference Between Child Custody and Visitation?

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A lot of legal terms come into play when it comes to making custody and parenting decisions in your divorce.  So, it’s no wonder our divorce attorneys are asked: “What’s the difference between child custody and visitation?” Read on to learn more. Custody Versus Visitation The terms “custody” and “visitation” or sometimes used interchangeably, but…

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What is Supervised Visitation?

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Sometimes, Connecticut courts will order “supervised visitation” in a divorce or custody case.  But what is it? Read on to learn more. Supervised Visitation Basics Even when the court does not grant a parent physical custody, the parent may still be eligible for visitation rights. The court can order supervised visitation when it’s concerned about…

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