About This Blog

Welcome to Nolo’s Divorce, Custody, and Family Law Blog. This blog will cover many aspects of family law, including marriage, adoption, parenting, divorce, child custody, and child support.

The blog is written by Emily Doskow, a practicing family law attorney and mediator. Emily is also a Nolo editor and author of Nolo’s Essential Guide to Divorce and co-author of several Nolo books, including A Legal Guide for Lesbian and Gay Couples and Do Your Own California Adoption: Nolo’s Guide for Stepparents and Domestic Partners.

The opinions expressed in this blog do not necessarily reflect the views of Nolo, its clients, or its partners. If you have doubts as to whether the legal information provided at this blog applies to your particular situation you should consult with an attorney. Providing legal information does not constitute the establishment of an attorney-client relationship. The Federal Trade Commission has rules regarding bloggers and product endorsements. You can read those rules at the FTC website (www.ftc.gov).

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