The Tennessee courts, like most other courts throughout the nation, strive to establish custody arrangements that are in the best interests of the child. In most situations, it is in a child’s best interests to spend equal time with both parents. Unfortunately, however, there are certain situations in which being with a parent is not … Continue reading What are grounds for termination of parental rights in TN?
Anyone currently going through a divorce or thinking about filing for divorce in Tennessee likely thinks about how much the process costs. While ending a marriage is often expensive, it does not have to cost more than necessary. U.S. News and World Report offers tips on deflating the cost of divorce. There is no need … Continue reading How to lower the cost of divorce →
Before you can adopt a child in Tennessee, the court must terminate the rights of the birth parents. Birth parents have legal rights to their child, which includes the right to raise that child, be in his or her life and make decisions regarding the child. In some cases, the court may have already terminated … Continue reading How are parental rights terminated? →