Being a parent is one of the toughest jobs a person can ever have, and good parenting can difficult for even the best of us. Even when you have the best intentions, things often go differently from what you’d hoped. … Continue reading
Grandparents and Third-Party Rights Do I have standing to file a Petition for Allocation of Parental Responsibilities (parenting time and significant decision making responsibilities for the child)? To learn more about your rights as a grandparent or stepparent, contact … Continue reading
Do Non-Parents Have Standing to Bring a Petition for Allocation of Parental Responsibilities in Illinois? Yes, but only in certain limited circumstances.
As any parent knows, raising a child is one of the most rewarding challenges one can endure. So what options does a parent have when they find themselves with no rights to the custody or care of their child? This … Continue reading
Parentage actions are initiated to identify a child’s biological parent, typically the father.