Visitation

, Love Triangles:  custody and visitation in SC

Love Triangles: custody and visitation in SC

Love Triangles By M. J. Goodwin Country music artist RaeLynn’s song “Love Triangle” really hit a chord with me.   In addition to representing parents in Family Court, I do a lot of Guardian...

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, Visitation Issue:  My Child Does Not Want to Visit!

Visitation Issue: My Child Does Not Want to Visit!

The Visitation Chronicles:  Part 3- My Child Doesn’t Want to Visit the Other Parent! By M. J. Goodwin                   A very common question in my Family Court practice is “do I have to...

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, Visitation Issue:  My child got hurt during visitation!

Visitation Issue: My child got hurt during visitation!

The Visitation Chronicles:  Part Two-  My child got hurt during visitation!                By M. J. Goodwin   I get at least three contacts a year from clients whose child has been injured in some way...

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, Visitation Issues in Family Court:  Girlfriends and Boyfriends

Visitation Issues in Family Court: Girlfriends and Boyfriends

The Visitation Chronicles:  Part One- What about the girlfriend?  Or boyfriend?  By MJ Goodwin   Custody and visitation questions are among the most difficult questions faced in Family Court.  A Family Court Judge is...

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, Parental Alienation and Family Court Custody and Visitation Cases

Parental Alienation and Family Court Custody and Visitation Cases

Parental Alienation and Family Court Custody and Visitation Cases[1] The recent headline out of the State of Michigan, http://observer.com/2015/07/exclusive-interview-dad-whose-kids-were-locked-up-for-not-having-lunch-with-him/, has had social media buzzing. Most of the comments side with the mother and express...

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, What does hating your child’s other parent do to your child?

What does hating your child’s other parent do to your child?

What does hating your child’s other parent do to your child? By M. J. Goodwin   Contentious custody and visitation cases take a toll on everyone involved, even the attorneys. But the person who...

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, SC Parental Equality Act and Child Related Information

SC Parental Equality Act and Child Related Information

SC Parental Equality Act By M. J. Goodwin   A non-custodial parent is not dependent on the custodial parent for all information about a child. In South Carolina, Section 63-15-260 of the South Carolina...

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, Visitation Issues in Family Court

Visitation Issues in Family Court

Visitation Issues in Family Court By M. J. Goodwin   The most difficult issues in Family Court are those involving children. The best outcome for all children is to have two emotionally stable, healthy,...

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, Relocation as it Pertains to Custody Cases in SC

Relocation as it Pertains to Custody Cases in SC

Relocation as it Pertains to Custody Cases in SC By M. J. Goodwin   As a general rule, children are best served being raised by two involved parents. This fact makes relocation of the...

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, Standard Visitation in South Carolina

Standard Visitation in South Carolina

Standard Visitation in South Carolina By Todd Pruette, Family Court Attorney “Standard Visitation” is commonly used in Family Court.  But what is considered standard?  No statute in South Carolina defines it.  Judges do, however,...

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