Tag: Custody

Fighting for Majority Parenting (i.e. Custody)? Make Sure You’re Doing These Things

You know you want custody of your child, but knowing what you want and making it happen can often be two different things. If you’re fighting for increased or majority parenting time with  your child, there are several things you can do to increase your chances of winning in court: Use Your parenting time : If you currently have visitation/parenting… Read more →

Orders of Protection Pursuant to the Illinois Domestic Violence Act of 1986

Illinois lawmakers have recently amended the Illinois Domestic Violence Act of 1986 and increased the remedies and modified the categories for protected parties under the Act.  (750 ILCS 60/102). With these changes, Illinois has shown its commitment to preventing domestic violence.  The Act protects against all violence from family and household members including: hitting, kicking, choking, threatening, harassing, or interfering… Read more →