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Family lawyers: You can be friendly with colleagues while fiercely representing your clients
Family lawyers: You can be friendly with colleagues while fiercely representing your clients.
How Much Weight Does a Social Worker's Opinion Carry in Court?
Social workers are often overworked and underpaid. Nonetheless, they must make time to practice to be prepared for court.
What attorneys need to know about crime against persons with disabilities
(ALM Media Properties, 2021-11-12)
In comparison to the general population, individuals with disabilities are at greater risk of abuse and tend to be abused more frequently and for longer periods of time. By presenting alarming data, attorneys can assist ...
Where are the records? Handling lost/destroyed records in child welfare tort litigation.
(American Bar Association (ABA), 2011-08)
As child welfare professionals, we have all encountered the “missing” record, most often during day-to-day advocacy. For those who practice child welfare tort litigation, incomplete discovery is also common, even ...
How to Minimize Group Home Liability.
(American Bar Association, 2016-06)
Attorneys who represent group homes face many challenging situ-ations. For attorneys who represent children or families in litigation against group homes, many issues may arise. When defending a group home in litigation, ...
Children, Sports, and Sexual Predators: Ten Commandments for Parents to Follow.
(American Public Human Services Association-APHSA, 2018-12)
Codifying the Use of Dolls and Diagrams as Testifying Aids for Children in Abuse Cases.
(American Public Human Services Association-APHSA, 2018-04)
Improving Financial Integrity in Human Services Agencies.
(American Public Human Services Association-APHSA, 2019-04)
Contacting Former Spouses as Part of the Adoption and Foster Home Study Process.
(American Public Human Services Association-APHSA, 2013-06)
Challenges Attorneys Face When Family Courts Do Not Follow Rules of Evidence.
(New York Law Journal, 2019-10-21)
Courts are known for their many rules and regulations. While there are times a family court judge may properly make exceptions to the rules, too many exceptions, or exceptions contrary to accepted science, may reduce ...