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

Doskow, Emily. (Author).

  • Book Book
  • ISBN: 9781413319415 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 1413319416 (pbk.)
  • Description: 377 pages ; 23 cm
  • Edition: 2nd edition.
  • Publisher: Berkeley, California : Nolo, 2013.

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Current holds

0 current holds with 4 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Gloucester Adult Nonfiction 346.730173/Doskow (Text to phone) Available -
Peabody Main Adult New Nonfiction NEW KF 547 .D67 2013 (Text to phone) Available -
Reading Adult Legal 346.0173 DOS (Text to phone) Available -
Winthrop Adult Nonfiction 346.0173 Dos 2014 (Text to phone) Available -

Content descriptions

General Note: Includes index.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Note: 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.
Subject: Custody of children > United States > Popular works.
Divorce suits > United States > Popular works.

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Alternate Title: Essential guide to child custody and support

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