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Preparing for Child Custody Problems

ThinkstockPhotos-518751523Although you can’t predict what will happen in custody cases, you should draft standard language in custody agreements and court orders that will address common problems that arise in joint legal and physical custody situations. Doing so will help align parental expectations and minimize conflict for children.

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So How Is this Custody Arrangement Going to Work? 4 Things to Go into Any Joint Custody Order

Despite the publicity surrounding very contentious custody battles, many divorcing couples with children end up with  a court order for joint physical custody and have to figure out the details of sharing time with their kids. As with most things, it helps to get it all spelled out in advance — and in the custody order.