CONFLICT BETWEEN CONFIDENTIAL ADDRESS AND NEED TO SERVE LEGAL DOCUMENTS

There clearly is a need for some victims of domestic violence to keep their current whereabouts confidential. Some abusers do not have any respect or concern about Court Orders when their emotional or financial interests are concerned. Confidentiality

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IT IS A WISE CHILD THAT KNOWS WHO HIS FATHER IS

It may be one of the oldest and strongest presumptions in the Law, but it seems to be time for the Courts to wake up to the reality of modern living and the complicated interpersonal relationships we weave. There were, no doubt, good social reasons why

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Creepy Invasion

Recently I had a client email me about a situation she had encountered. Apparently, when her children came back from their father’s home, she discovered that he had given the children, seven and five year olds, “smart” watches that have cell phon

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Executors

One of the more common issues in making a will that comes up is who should be the executor. An executor is the person legally responsible for the gathering of assets and debts of the decedent, preserving the assets (including the conduct of any busines

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LGBT COMMUNITIES

The LBGT communities have seen some recent important gains in recognition of their rights to marry the person they wish, notwithstanding the gender identification of either party. The right to marry has been recognized recently by the Supreme Court of

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THIRD PARTY CUSTODY RIGHTS

There are several groups of people, other than parents who have an abiding interest and concern for children that have sought custodial time with the children. These include Grandparents, Step-parents, Aunts, Uncles, and siblings. The Pennsylvania Cour

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SUPPORT ISSUES

There are several mechanisms for parents who have custody of their children to obtain some child support in Pennsylvania, when the other parent is not voluntarily providing it. The most obvious is, of course, to file at the local Domestic Relations of

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