Common Law Marriage Invalidated   Declaratory Judgment / Collateral Estoppel Nancy appealed from the trial court order that granted Cort’s petition for declaratory judgment pursuant to 23 Pa.C.S. § 3306. Nancy and Cort began living together in September 1990. Three children were born of this relationship. In November 2006, Nancy filed a complaint for child and spousal support […] Read More

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238 BUCKS COUNTY LAW REPORTER 2011 BCBA [ 84 Bucks Co. L. Rep. (5/26/11) Warren v. McGrory In custody matter in which Mother currently had primary custody and Father had custody on alternate weekends, Father sought shared custody of Child. Father was willing to drop off and pick up Child from Child’s school near Mother’s […] Read More

This entry was posted on Saturday, August 25th, 2012 at 7:19 am and is filed under Alimony, Assessment Appeal, AVI, cheating spouse, Child Relocation, Common Law Marriage, Custody, Divorce, Eminent Domain, engagement ring, Equitable Distribution, False Accusation, Family Law, Immigration, Infidelity, inheritance, Landlord tenant law, Legal Blog, Marital Settlement Agreement, martial estate, MSA, Philadelphia Assessment, Philadelphia Common Level Ratio, Philadelphia Tax Appeal, Procedure, Procuring Cause, Protection from Abuse, QDRO, Qualified Domestic Relations Order, Real Estate, Real Estate Commission, Real Estate Law, Real Estate Tax Appeal, STEB Ratio, Support, Tax Appeal, Tax Assessment, Uncategorized.
544 BUCKS COUNTY LAW REPORTER 2012 BCBA N.R.H. Invol. Term. of Parental Rights [  85 Bucks Co. L. Rep. N.R.H. Involuntary Termination of Parental Rights Mother appeals decree granting Bucks County Children & Youth Social Services Agency’s request to terminate her parental rights. Parent and child –  Involuntary termination of parental rights – Grounds for […] Read More

This entry was posted on Tuesday, August 14th, 2012 at 7:48 pm and is filed under Alimony, Assessment Appeal, AVI, cheating spouse, Child Relocation, Common Law Marriage, Custody, Divorce, Eminent Domain, engagement ring, Equitable Distribution, False Accusation, Family Law, Immigration, Infidelity, inheritance, Landlord tenant law, Legal Blog, Marital Settlement Agreement, martial estate, MSA, Philadelphia Assessment, Philadelphia Common Level Ratio, Philadelphia Tax Appeal, Procedure, Procuring Cause, Protection from Abuse, QDRO, Qualified Domestic Relations Order, Real Estate, Real Estate Commission, Real Estate Law, Real Estate Tax Appeal, STEB Ratio, Support, Tax Appeal, Tax Assessment, Uncategorized.
PROCEDURE 11-10 MODIFICATION / TERMINATION The mother appealed from an order that modified the parties’ child support. She claimed that her procedural due process rights were infringed upon by the trial court. The father had filed a petition for modification of a prior support order. The petition failed to specifically aver any facts or request […] Read More

This entry was posted on Thursday, August 9th, 2012 at 6:09 pm and is filed under Alimony, Assessment Appeal, AVI, cheating spouse, Child Relocation, Common Law Marriage, Custody, Divorce, Eminent Domain, engagement ring, Equitable Distribution, False Accusation, Family Law, Immigration, Infidelity, inheritance, Landlord tenant law, Legal Blog, Marital Settlement Agreement, martial estate, MSA, Philadelphia Assessment, Philadelphia Common Level Ratio, Philadelphia Tax Appeal, Procedure, Procuring Cause, Protection from Abuse, QDRO, Qualified Domestic Relations Order, Real Estate, Real Estate Commission, Real Estate Law, Real Estate Tax Appeal, STEB Ratio, Support, Tax Appeal, Tax Assessment, Uncategorized.
CUSTODY 13-1A REVISED CHILD CUSTODY ACT STATUTORY FACTORS REVIEW The mother appealed from the trial court order that granted permission for the father to move from Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania, to Barton, New York, with the parties’ male child. The appeal required consideration of the procedures and legal standards set forth in the newly enacted Child […] Read More

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SUPPORT 11-1 AMOUNT OF SUPPORT 11-1.28 Guidelines/Deviation The wife is a German citizen whose relationship with the husband bore a single child during 2003. The wife married the husband on October 29, 2005. In order to facilitate the wife’s lawful immigration status and permit her to become a permanent resident of the United States, the […] Read More

This entry was posted on Thursday, August 9th, 2012 at 6:04 pm and is filed under Alimony, Assessment Appeal, AVI, cheating spouse, Child Relocation, Common Law Marriage, Custody, Divorce, Eminent Domain, engagement ring, Equitable Distribution, False Accusation, Family Law, Immigration, Infidelity, inheritance, Landlord tenant law, Legal Blog, Marital Settlement Agreement, martial estate, MSA, Philadelphia Assessment, Philadelphia Common Level Ratio, Philadelphia Tax Appeal, Procedure, Procuring Cause, Protection from Abuse, QDRO, Qualified Domestic Relations Order, Real Estate, Real Estate Commission, Real Estate Law, Real Estate Tax Appeal, STEB Ratio, Support, Tax Appeal, Tax Assessment, Uncategorized.
CUSTODY 13-4 PARTIAL CUSTODY 13-4.1A Restrictions The record reflects that the trial court imposed restrictions on the father’s periods of partial custody. The trial court ordered that the mother or any other single caregiver was to be present in the area where the father was visiting with the child. Although the fact that the mother […] Read More

This entry was posted on Thursday, August 9th, 2012 at 6:00 pm and is filed under Alimony, Assessment Appeal, AVI, cheating spouse, Child Relocation, Common Law Marriage, Custody, Divorce, Eminent Domain, engagement ring, Equitable Distribution, False Accusation, Family Law, Immigration, Infidelity, inheritance, Landlord tenant law, Legal Blog, Marital Settlement Agreement, martial estate, MSA, Philadelphia Assessment, Philadelphia Common Level Ratio, Philadelphia Tax Appeal, Procedure, Procuring Cause, Protection from Abuse, QDRO, Qualified Domestic Relations Order, Real Estate, Real Estate Commission, Real Estate Law, Real Estate Tax Appeal, STEB Ratio, Support, Tax Appeal, Tax Assessment, Uncategorized.
What does the law mean by best interests of the child? Section 5338 of the Child Custody Act, 23 Pa.C.S. § 5321 et seq., implements changes to requests to modify existing custody orders. That section provides that, upon petition, a trial court may modify a custody order if it serves the best interests of the […] Read More

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TERMINATION OF PARENTAL RIGHTS 15-7 STATUTORY REQUISITES/PROVISIONS The father sought review of the trial court order that terminated his parental rights to his son pursuant to the Adoption Act, 23 Pa.C.S. § 2511(a)(8) and (b). The trial court found that the child had been removed from his father for a two-year period, far beyond the […] Read More

This entry was posted on Monday, August 6th, 2012 at 1:29 pm and is filed under Alimony, Assessment Appeal, AVI, cheating spouse, Child Relocation, Common Law Marriage, Custody, Divorce, Eminent Domain, engagement ring, Equitable Distribution, False Accusation, Family Law, Immigration, Infidelity, inheritance, Landlord tenant law, Legal Blog, Marital Settlement Agreement, martial estate, MSA, Philadelphia Assessment, Philadelphia Common Level Ratio, Philadelphia Tax Appeal, Procedure, Procuring Cause, Protection from Abuse, QDRO, Qualified Domestic Relations Order, Real Estate, Real Estate Commission, Real Estate Law, Real Estate Tax Appeal, STEB Ratio, Support, Tax Appeal, Tax Assessment, Uncategorized.
CUSTODY RELOCATION 13-8.7 Best Interests The mother appealed from the trial court order that denied her petition for relocation and a related request to modify the terms of custody for the parties’ six-year-old son. The recently enacted new Child Custody Act became effective on January 24, 2011. 23 Pa.C.S. §§ 5321–5340. The new act applies […] Read More

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