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Nolo's essential guide to child custody & support / Attorney Emily Doskow.

Doskow, Emily. (Author).
Book Book (2013.)
Description: 377 pages ; 23 cm
Publisher: Berkeley, California : Nolo, 2013.
3 of 3 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
1 of 1 copy available at Gloucester. (Show all copies)
0 current holds with 3 total copies.
Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Gloucester Adult Nonfiction 346.730173/Doskow (Text to Phone) Available -
Peabody Main Adult Nonfiction KF 547 .D67 2013 (Text to Phone) Available -
Winthrop Adult Nonfiction 346.0173 Dos 2014 (Text to Phone) Available -

  • ISBN: 9781413319415 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 1413319416 (pbk.)
  • Edition: 2nd edition.
General Note: Includes index.
Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents: Basics of divorce -- Basics of child custody -- Basics of child support -- When you decide to divorce : the first month -- Avoiding a custody or support trial : alternatives to court -- Dealing with the court : paperwork and court hearings -- Going to trial -- Custody orders : living with, enforcing, and changing them -- Child support orders : living with, enforcing, and changing them -- Worse case scenarios : kidnapping, abuse, and interference with custody -- Custody and support in military families -- The law : how to work with a lawyer and do your own legal research -- Appendix : 50-State charts.
Summary: The go-to guide for divorcing parents, whether they agree on custody and support or are battling in court. Thorough and compassionate, taking readers step-by-step through the unfamiliar landscape of child custody and support laws. Provides essential state-specific information and answers all common questions on state child support guidelines, enforcing custody and support orders, and working with a lawyer.
Alternate Title: Essential guide to child custody and support


Doskow, Emily. "Nolo's essential guide to child custody & support." Berkeley, California : Nolo, 2013.

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