Child custody is a legal term regarding guardianship which is used to describe the legal and practical relationship between a parent or guardian and a child in that person’s care.

  • How does a child's preference to live with a parent affect a child custody case? – A child's choice in California child custody cases has evolved. There was a time when a child's choice was a non-factor until the child reached his or her late teenage years. However, child custody laws in California became more progressive.
  • Here are over 50 essential custody battle tips for mothers – Custody battle tips for mothers starts with understanding the family law system...
  • Making Sure Ex-Abusers are Sober Taking the Kids – The company behind an alcohol monitoring bracelet explains why their tool is effective, yet underused, in DV cases.
  • Moms: Protect Yourself in Court – A child custody lawyer’s advice to help moms succeed in one of their toughest battles
  • The SAFE Child Act – What this proposed legislation means to protective parents fighting for custody.
  • Parenting Time – Developing Plans – parenting after separation or divorce
  • Divorce and Child Custody: Everything You Need to Know – A guide to the complexities of child custody.
  • Custody Mediation – Child custody mediation gives parents a chance to resolve disagreements about a parenting plan for their children
  • Child Custody – How to prepare a parenting plan for you and your children, and how to get or change a court order.
  • Families Change – Helping kids, teens and parents deal with a family break up