When is an order clear and unambiguous for a contempt finding in Tennessee?
When must a material change exist to modify a parenting plan in Tennessee?
When is the failure to visit or pay financial support for a child not “willful” abandonment in Tennessee?
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Can adoptive parents be forced to allow visitation with others in Tennessee?
Can a Tennessee court give a party relief the party never requested in a pleading?
Can a Tennessee court compel adoptive parents to allow the biological parents to contact the child?
The judge said in-person visits would have to be supervised because he doesn’t trust Joseph, 43, to wear a mask. And he would not consider a long-distance parenting plan — which outlines each parent’s rights when they don’t live in the same state — between Joseph and her son until the COVID crisis has passed.
Can parties stipulate that grounds exist in a Tennessee termination of parental rights?
Changes in family roles reflect increased educational and occupational opportunities for women and greater gender equality within families. Fathers are expected to play an active role in parenting—and usually do—to a much greater degree than they did half a century ago.
When is it reversible error to award equal parenting time in Tennessee?
What is the effect of a best-interest plea in a later civil case in Tennessee?
What does it take to change a child’s last name in Tennessee?