Archive: April 2014

12 Things Kids Think About Divorce

Published: Wednesday, April 30th, 2014

There is a common myth that kids want their parents to stay together or get back together. In reality, what kids want, more than anything else, is peace.

MAD in Divorce

Published: Friday, April 11th, 2014

Unfortunately, sometimes raw emotions control common sense. The result is unfortunate for both parties – and even worse for the children who are innocent victims.

Joint Legal Custody in Wisconsin

Published: Monday, April 7th, 2014

Joint legal custody is a nice term with no practical meaning.

Wisconsin Appeals Court Erred in Joint Custody Decision

Published: Friday, April 4th, 2014

In a recent opinion the District 4 Court of Appeals misapplied Wisconsin statutes regarding the meaning of joint custody. Fortunately, it was an unpublished decision. Unfortunately, it is an authored opinion, so it can be cited for its persuasive value.