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How can networking and social media impact divorce proceedings?

Every day, you and countless other people across the state of Texas engage in a number of different forms of communication, relying on everything from text messages to email messages to social media pages to communicate with family and friends. And while such mediums are becoming increasingly common in just about every aspect of life, they can complicate and even compromise divorce proceedings in many cases.

How can networking and social media impact divorce proceedings?

Every day, you and countless other people across the state of Texas engage in a number of different forms of communication, relying on everything from text messages to email messages to social media pages to communicate with family and friends. And while such mediums are becoming increasingly common in just about every aspect of life, they can complicate and even compromise divorce proceedings in many cases.

Mother sentenced to jail time for child custody breach

Texas state family law rulings are legally binding and, therefore, enforceable under the law. Anyone who fails to comply with the terms of his or her child custody agreement can be subject to a number of legal penalties, including a jail sentence in some cases. And while the Texas family court system typically implements a number of enforcement techniques before issuing jail sentences, one recent case illustrates that such measures are still taken to uphold custody and visitation agreements.

Mother sentenced to jail time for child custody breach

Texas state family law rulings are legally binding and, therefore, enforceable under the law. Anyone who fails to comply with the terms of his or her child custody agreement can be subject to a number of legal penalties, including a jail sentence in some cases. And while the Texas family court system typically implements a number of enforcement techniques before issuing jail sentences, one recent case illustrates that such measures are still taken to uphold custody and visitation agreements.

Relocation and child custody

Given that divorce and other significant life events often compel people to move, the attorneys at the Law Office of Roland R. Esparza, P.C., can attest to the fact that child custody disputes over relocation are not uncommon. If you have physical custody of your child and are considering a big move, it can be helpful to know what factors may be taken into consideration by the Texas family law court in granting your request for child custody modifications. It is also important for you, as the non-custodial parent, to understand your rights in preventing your child from moving.

Relocation and child custody

Given that divorce and other significant life events often compel people to move, the attorneys at the Law Office of Roland R. Esparza, P.C., can attest to the fact that child custody disputes over relocation are not uncommon. If you have physical custody of your child and are considering a big move, it can be helpful to know what factors may be taken into consideration by the Texas family law court in granting your request for child custody modifications. It is also important for you, as the non-custodial parent, to understand your rights in preventing your child from moving.

What if I want joint custody of my child?

No matter if you are establishing custody arrangements with your child’s other parent for the first time, or are attempting to have your child custody agreement modified, it is important to be aware of some of the factors that may be taken into consideration by the Texas family court system. It’s also helpful to know what your parental responsibilities may be if and when you are awarded joint custody of your child.

What if I want joint custody of my child?

No matter if you are establishing custody arrangements with your child’s other parent for the first time, or are attempting to have your child custody agreement modified, it is important to be aware of some of the factors that may be taken into consideration by the Texas family court system. It’s also helpful to know what your parental responsibilities may be if and when you are awarded joint custody of your child.

Grandparents’ rights to visitation

Grandparents play an incredibly important role in families across the state of Texas and the entire country. And while most people would argue that children benefit tremendously from the support and guidance offered by their grandparents, issues over grandparents’ rights can arise during divorce and other family law proceedings. That is why it is important for grandparents to have a basic understanding of their legal rights when it comes to visiting their grandkids.

Grandparents’ rights to visitation

Grandparents play an incredibly important role in families across the state of Texas and the entire country. And while most people would argue that children benefit tremendously from the support and guidance offered by their grandparents, issues over grandparents’ rights can arise during divorce and other family law proceedings. That is why it is important for grandparents to have a basic understanding of their legal rights when it comes to visiting their grandkids.