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John Virdone

John Virdone’s Legal Guides

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  • Understanding a Grandparent’s Rights

    A grandparents rights to child custody and visitation have been a late evolving aspect of family law. There will be times when a grandparent will be awarded custody and visitation of their grandchildren. In years past, grandparents played a pivotal role in the rearing of children...

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  • Resolving Child Custody Matters

    Child custody and visitation can be one of the most contentious aspects of any divorce involving children. Since the integrity of your relationship with your children is at stake, it is essential that you seek the advice of an experienced family law attorney in your child custody...

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  • Overview of New York Grandparent Custody and Vistation Cases

    The U.S. Constitution and the Parents' Fundamental Right to Custody The United States Supreme Court in the case Troxel v. Granville, 530 U.S. 57, 120 S. Ct 2053, 147 L.Ed. 2d 49 (2002) firmly held that parents have a fundamental constitutional right to the care and control of the...

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