Home Alone — Not a Good Idea

Earlier this month, I wrote about how Family Code section 3064 makes it difficult for courts to address concerns about holiday visitation because the section at issue deals with needing an emergency to make an ex parte order for custody or visitation, and holidays are not emergencies — though understandably important to both parents and…

Who Chooses the School?

After a divorce, parents may no longer both live in the school district where the children were attending school before the divorce. In most cases, it may seem advantageous to keep the children in the same school to maintain stability, but there may be equally convincing reasons why now would be a good time for…