Month: October 2018

What Types of Property Are Involved in Property Division Cases?

Posted in Divorce,Property Division on October 24, 2018

South Carolina property division laws during a divorce take the form of equitable distribution. This is the same as most other states. Equitable distribution means that both spouses share a right to marital property, but not to non-marital property. A judge will divide marital property based on many different factors, from the length of the… read more

The Process of Terminating Parental Rights

Posted in Child Custody on October 24, 2018

Parental rights are the legal rights of a parent to make major decisions regarding a child’s healthcare, education, and religion, as well as to take certain actions on behalf of a child. Biological parents, foster or adoptive parents, and legal guardians who may claim parental rights. Terminating someone’s parental rights takes away that person’s ability… read more