Essays tagged: mediation
The popular 1979 film Kramer vs. Kramer depicts the fallout of a classic child custody dispute. Thirty-five years later, bitter legal contests over children are the exception and families in dispute have a variety of options.   Read more
The dynamic relationship between Virginia law and society’s concepts of childhood and parenthood have transformed child custody laws since the American Revolution. This essay chronicles key periods of change in the Commonwealth and other states.   Read more