Grandparents and Divorce Videos

Can parents deny grandparent visitation in Florida?

The answer is absolutely yes. In Florida we have an elevated right of privacy, even higher, more highly protected than ...

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Do grandparents have any rights of custody or visitation with their grandchildren?

The right of visitation with the grandchildren do not occur in family court. However, if a child has been found ...

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Do I have a right to take care of my grandchildren?

As a grandparent, your rights to take good care of your grandchildren will be dependent upon when your child, the ...

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Do we need a letter of permission to seek medical help if emergencies arise for our grandchildren?

The answer is yes. If the parents are going out of state, always obtain a letter providing you the authority ...

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How can I make sure I can see my grandchild?

There is no legal way for you to make sure that you can see your grandchild. The only way that ...

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How can parents protect their children from unfit grandparents?

The answer to that is an easy one. It becomes more problematic however after a divorce case, when you believe ...

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I think my grandchild is being neglected, and maybe even abused, what can I do?

Your choices are two-fold. One, file a report to the abuse hotline for the Department of Children and Families, or ...

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If I get custody of my grandchildren, can I get child support from the parents?

The answer is yes. If the family court, under the limited circumstances in which you can obtain custody under Florida ...

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Can grandparents open a child support case to establish support for their grandchildren?

This really revolves around the issue called standing. Do they have the legal authority to bring such an action? Ordinarily ...

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Can my sons wife after they divorce exclude us from seeing our grandchild?

Yes, she may exclude you from seeing your grandchild when the grandchild is with her. However, your daughter-in-law cannot exclude ...

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How can I file for grandparent rights in Florida?

Filing for grandparents rights in Florida regarding your grandchildren are very limited. It’s limited primarily to filing a temporary custody ...

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What visitation rights do grandparents have in an abuse case?

In abuse cases in Florida, grandparents can obtain time sharing visitation in two different ways. The first way is if ...

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When do grandparents or other relatives have custody?

There are only two limited circumstances in which grandparents or other relatives may have custody. One is when the department ...

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