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What is Legal Separation in New Colorado?

What is Legal Separation in New Colorado?

If you are married and you and your spouse want to split, you have two main options in the state of Colorado — dissolution of marriage and legal separation. When most people think about legal separation, they consider it a stepping stone to divorce, but, in fact, it is its own entity. Legal separation is…

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Understanding Godparent Rights Under the Law

Understanding Godparent Rights Under the Law

Blessing a child with godparents, and likewise, eager grandparents with a child, has been a tradition etched in Christian-based societies since as early as the 2nd Century. Godparents are selected by the parents of the child to bestow upon them the honor and privilege of stating, before God and the entire religious community, that they…

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Understanding Stepparent Rights Under Colorado Law

Understanding Stepparent Rights Under Colorado Law

Step-parenting is a voluntary commitment taken on by a spouse who marries a spouse who already has children. With the rates of unwed mothers giving birth to children and divorce and remarriage rates at an all-time high, step-parenting is much more common in modern society. Marriage, divorce, and child-rearing are all riddled with challenges and…

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6 Things To Know When Asking To Modify Parental Responsibility Orders In Colorado

6 Things To Know When Asking To Modify Parental Responsibility Orders In Colorado

Colorado family courts tend to want to avoid disrupting the status quo in a child’s life if at all possible, but unfortunately, modifications do need to be made periodically to parental responsibility orders. It is important that a party seeking a modification of parental responsibility orders understand what is required before filing anything in court…

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What is Legal Separation in New Colorado?

What is Legal Separation in New Colorado?

If you are married and you and your spouse want to split, you have two main options in the state of Colorado — dissolution of marriage and legal separation. When most people think about legal separation, they consider it a stepping stone to divorce, but, in fact, it is its own entity. Legal separation is…

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Understanding Godparent Rights Under the Law

Understanding Godparent Rights Under the Law

Blessing a child with godparents, and likewise, eager grandparents with a child, has been a tradition etched in Christian-based societies since as early as the 2nd Century. Godparents are selected by the parents of the child to bestow upon them the honor and privilege of stating, before God and the entire religious community, that they…

Read More
Understanding Stepparent Rights Under Colorado Law

Understanding Stepparent Rights Under Colorado Law

Step-parenting is a voluntary commitment taken on by a spouse who marries a spouse who already has children. With the rates of unwed mothers giving birth to children and divorce and remarriage rates at an all-time high, step-parenting is much more common in modern society. Marriage, divorce, and child-rearing are all riddled with challenges and…

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6 Things To Know When Asking To Modify Parental Responsibility Orders In Colorado

6 Things To Know When Asking To Modify Parental Responsibility Orders In Colorado

Colorado family courts tend to want to avoid disrupting the status quo in a child’s life if at all possible, but unfortunately, modifications do need to be made periodically to parental responsibility orders. It is important that a party seeking a modification of parental responsibility orders understand what is required before filing anything in court…

Read More
What is Legal Separation in New Colorado?

What is Legal Separation in New Colorado?

If you are married and you and your spouse want to split, you have two main options in the state of Colorado — dissolution of marriage and legal separation. When most people think about legal separation, they consider it a stepping stone to divorce, but, in fact, it is its own entity. Legal separation is…

Read More
Understanding Godparent Rights Under the Law

Understanding Godparent Rights Under the Law

Blessing a child with godparents, and likewise, eager grandparents with a child, has been a tradition etched in Christian-based societies since as early as the 2nd Century. Godparents are selected by the parents of the child to bestow upon them the honor and privilege of stating, before God and the entire religious community, that they…

Read More
Understanding Stepparent Rights Under Colorado Law

Understanding Stepparent Rights Under Colorado Law

Step-parenting is a voluntary commitment taken on by a spouse who marries a spouse who already has children. With the rates of unwed mothers giving birth to children and divorce and remarriage rates at an all-time high, step-parenting is much more common in modern society. Marriage, divorce, and child-rearing are all riddled with challenges and…

Read More
6 Things To Know When Asking To Modify Parental Responsibility Orders In Colorado

6 Things To Know When Asking To Modify Parental Responsibility Orders In Colorado

Colorado family courts tend to want to avoid disrupting the status quo in a child’s life if at all possible, but unfortunately, modifications do need to be made periodically to parental responsibility orders. It is important that a party seeking a modification of parental responsibility orders understand what is required before filing anything in court…

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