When Divorced Parents Disagree on Medical Care for their Children
Often in marriage, spouses find themselves at opposite ends of an issue. In the best scenarios, partners will reach an understanding either by way of compromise or by graciously conceding.
The stakes are raised, however, when those opposing views relate to an issue the parents feel strongly about. While contrasting positions on child rearing, in general, frequently become a source of friction, tensions are increased tenfold when it comes to decisions of great consequence, such a medical decisions. After all, each has the best interest of the child in mind and is not willing to risk their child’s health.
Now add to that scenario a set of divorced parents. Negotiations may well end in a standstill. Then what? What recourse does a parent with shared legal custody have to ensure that their decisions are followed? Read the latest edition of Legal Corner on MetroDetroitMommy.com to learn what course of action one can take. When Divorced Parents Disagree on Medical Care for their Children
One of the most important resolutions you can make this year is to review and update your Estate Plan. Read my latest article on the Legal Corner of MetroDetroitMommy.com to help you get started! 5 Estate Planning Resolutions to Make (and Keep!) in 2017
What is the difference between discipline and child abuse? Find out how courts distinguish the difference, and what leeway parents are given when deciding disciplinary methods. Read my latest article on the Legal Corner of MetroDetroitMommy.com
Research and Writing Seminar
Esqueda Law participated in advising school children in the Houston, Texas area on the basics of good research and writing techniques. The children were beginning to work on individual persuasive writing papers and learned very useful information about checking sources, respecting intellectual property creators, and effectively seeing both sides of an issue in order to better boost present your views.
The seminar was interactive with children eagerly and enthusiastically asking very intelligent questions pertaining to their specific topics of interest.
Expert Day – Career Presentation
Esqueda Laws principal attorney Liza Ann Esqueda participated in a Career Day presentation aimed at elementary school children. The children engaged in a discussion focussed on what skills are needed to become a lawyer, the education that is required for the job, as well as what a typical day on the job is like.
The program is aimed at connecting children to industry professionals nationwide in order to bring real world relevance to learning.
Liza Esqueda is the newest contributor to the popular website MetroDetroitMommy.com. Liza will be the contributing writer on the “Legal Corner” section of the site where she will cover legal topics that relate to parenting.
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