5 Essential Co-Parenting Tips

parenting father and daughter

Co-parenting with your ex won’t always be easy, but it can be successful with a strategy and collaborative rules set forth at the beginning of this new arrangement. These five tips can help you understand how to begin co-parenting or improve a current co-parenting situation. Divorce and the end of…

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Parental Child Abduction in Florida

Parental abduction: holding child's hand

An AMBER alert is the public notification of child abduction in progress. This program originated to aid in the protection of children throughout the United States since 1996. We have all heard the call for help over our cell phones, radios, televisions, and road signs, asking for residents in a…

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Relocation with children

When a court enters an order establishing parental rights and/or time-sharing that court retains jurisdiction until all children subject to the order reach the age of majority (18 years) or until the order is domesticated in or transferred to a different jurisdiction.  Pursuant to Florida law, a residential parent cannot permanently…

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Parenting Plan Basics

In divorces involving minor children and in paternity actions where the minor children’s parents never married, parenting plans are used to detail the rights of each parent regarding their minor children by establishing co-parenting rules for the parents.  A Florida parenting plan instructs the parents on issues of parental responsibility (decision…

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