The Legal Answer Book for Families by Emily Doskow; Marcia Stewart
Call Number: KF 505 .Z9 L44 2nd 2014
Publication Date: 2014-02-24
Written by family law experts, this book covers hundreds of legal issues. For couples, these issues include: Marriage requirements, prenuptial agreements, green cards for fiances, rights of same-sex partners, obligations for a spouse's debt, divorce, changing your name after marriage or divorce, and more. For children, these include: Rights of birth and adoptive parents and adopted children, foster care, guardianships, child support, custody and visitation, bullying, teenage run-ins with the law and juvenile court, and kids' rights when it comes to work, driving, and special education. For seniors: Government programs for health insurance and residential care, and essential estate planning documents such as a health care power of attorney.