Legal Answer Book for Families, The

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Nolo, 2011 - Law - 386 pages
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At one time or another, the law will touch your family's life, and it's important that you have swift access to the most up-to-date information available so that your family's interests are protected. From the rights of kids, to inheritance rules, find everything you need to deal with everyday legal issues in The Legal Answer Book for Families.

With this legal reference, you'll get:

- a clear overview of the laws that affect personal relationships and families of all kinds
- quick, accurate answers to everyday legal questions
- discussions of various legal documents relevant to your family, from marriage licenses to parenting agreements
- a collection of Family Law Rules & Resources, with details for all 50 states

Easy-to-use, concise, and clear, The Legal Answer Book for Families is the perfect addition to any family's collection of practical reference books.

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User Review  - David7466 - Goodreads

Good as an overview type of book, but simply doesn't go into much detail. It tends to leave the reader with "see a lawyer" as a recommendation in many cases. I appreciate its coverage of same sex ... Read full review

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User Review  - Tara Lannen-Stanton - Goodreads

An excellent primer for legal issues involving families from divorce to custody to child support and adoption. The text is simple, clear and easy to understand for even someone completely ... Read full review

About the author (2011)

Doskowis a practicing attorney and mediator who has worked with families in the Bay Area for more than 15 years. She specializes in family law, including adoption, parentage issues, domestic partnership formation and dissolution, and divorce. She is a graduate of the Boalt Hall School of Law at the University of California at Berkeley.

Stewart writes and edits books on landlord-tenant law, real estate, and other consumer issues. She is the co-author of First-Time Landlord, Nolo's Essential Guide to Buying Your First Home, Every Landlord's Legal Guide, Every Tenant's Legal Guide, Leases and Rental Agreements, and Renters' Rights.

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