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As a grandparent, when can you seek visitation or custody?

Florida grandparents seeking custody or visitation of their grandchildren know that they have a challenging task ahead of them. Grandparent rights are a complex and difficult legal issue, and often, there are many complications standing between them and their goal of having a significant role in the life of their grandkids. 

Does your business really need non-compete agreements?

There are various things you can do to protect your Florida business, including ensuring you have the appropriate legal protections in place. One of the ways you can do this is by leveraging the benefits of business contracts, which you can use to protect and preserve important information about your company.

Terminating parental rights is a complex and delicate matter

Having a child in your life may be one of your great joys, even if the child is not yours biologically. In fact, you likely have a special place in your heart for the grandchild or stepchild who is in your care when circumstances beyond your control have separated the child from his or her parent.

Facing a high asset divorce? You can protect your interests.

During a divorce in which there are significant and valuable assets at stake, it can be complex and stressful to protect your financial interests. The end of a marriage signals major life changes for Florida couples, and this includes financial capabilities, lifestyle adjustments and even retirement plans.

What disclosures do you have to make when selling a home?

Selling your home could be an important step for your Florida family, but there is much more involved than simply finding a person willing to buy it. As the seller, you have several obligations to any potential buyer, and you would be wise to understand these requirements fully.

Addressing unique child custody issues in a military divorce

As a person who serves in the United States military or who is married to someone who does, you know that this service can impact various areas of life. This is especially true when a divorce affects a military family. Divorce is difficult for all Florida families, and if you are facing the prospect of a military divorce, you would be wise to take the steps necessary in order to know your rights as a service member or the spouse of one.

Starting off on the right foot when starting a business

If you plan to start a business in Florida, you know that there are many important decisions you have to make. One of these is the type of business entity that works best for your vision and proposed business plan. There is much more to do than simply having a good idea and opening up shop, and you would be wise to navigate the legal issues at hand carefully and thoughtfully.

Understanding legal custody and your legal rights as a parent

When a Florida couple decides to divorce, it is often most difficult for the youngest members of the family. Children are resilient, but they still feel the impact of their parents' decision to end the marriage. For this reason, parents work hard to minimize the negative impact that their divorce will have on the kids.

On what grounds can a landlord evict a tenant?

If you rent property in Florida, you would be wise to be fully aware of your rights as a tenant and how you can protect your interests. This is beneficial in case something unexpected arises, such as an unexpected eviction effort from your landlord. Knowing your rights is the first step in protecting your interests.

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