Custody & Moving…What you need to know

Many of my clients ask me what is required when they move from one county to another, and even from state to state regarding the custody of their children.  In Pennsylvania, the process is called relocation and is almost as involved as custody itself.It is clear that when a parent who does not have primary … Continue reading Custody & Moving…What you need to know

In Pennsylvania, Can I Voluntarily Move Out Without “Abandoning” or “Deserting” My Spouse?

By Matthew T. Hovey, Esquire Potential clients often call in and want to know: my marriage is over, but we still live together -- can I move out or will that be abandonment or desertion?  This is a legitimate concern for many spouses faced with a divorce.  They fear being penalized for acknowledging that the … Continue reading In Pennsylvania, Can I Voluntarily Move Out Without “Abandoning” or “Deserting” My Spouse?