In making a determination of a modification of custody a court must consider the quality of the interaction between the parent and the child or children.  This means that primary among the circumstances to be considered in determining the best …

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As I wrote back in Part 4 of this series, a best interests analysis generally involves the examination of several factors.  These include the relative fitness, stability, past performance, and home environment of the parents, as well as their ability …

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In making any determination of custody, a court should look at the respective work schedules of the parties.  The respective work schedules of the parties can form a basis for a determination of residential custody as well as the basis …

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