Legal Advice for “Adoption Laws” — 7 results
Written by attorney Jason Reeves, almost 2 years ago.
Adoption law is one of my favorite areas of the law to practice. Whether contested or uncontested, the end result most often results in a very happy family.
Generally speaking, for an... more
Written by attorney Robert Liotta, over 3 years ago.
Signed into law on October 27, 2010 and effective April 27, 2011, Act 101 of 2010 provided for certain amendments to Pennsylvania Adoption Law. The primary effect of this Act was to... more
Written by attorney Hendrik Pretorius, over 4 years ago.
Accredited Adoption Service Provider Choose an Accredited Adoption Service Provider - These agencies are mostly charged with helping collect the dossier of documents, help with placement... more
Written by attorney Kevin Gibbs, over 1 year ago.
Choosing to give a child a loving home is a wonderful thing but the process of adoption can be complicated and frustrating. Consult with a family lawyer as soon as possible to make sure you... more
Written by attorney Thomas Taneff, almost 5 years ago.
What, exactly, is the federal adoption income tax credit? The federal income tax credit for “qualifying adoption expenses” up to $12,150 by the end of the 2009 taxable year and increases... more
Written by attorney Michael Schroer, about 5 years ago.
Adoptions The most common adoption approved by the court is a step-parent adoption. This typically occurs when the child's parents have not married, or where the parents divorce and the... more
Written by attorney Danelle Barksdale, over 5 years ago.
When can a parent sign a consent to adoption? In Florida, a biological mother can sign her consent to adoption no sooner than 48 hours after delivery unless she is discharged from medical... more