The sixteen (16) child custody factors of 23 Pa.C.S. Seciton 5328 only need to be analyzed by a court when they effect the "form of custody."
A look at Same Sex Marriage after the United States Middle District landmark decision in Pennsylvania
There are several ways that a spouse can obtain their fair share of a military pension.
The U.S. Supreme Court struck down a key provison of the the Federal Defense of Marriage Act ("DOMA"). What's that mean for Pennsylvanians?
Mother's, obligor's, receipt of financial assistance from her parents was not grounds for an upward deviation in support to obligee, father.
The Divorce Code as amended in 2005 provides for equitable distribution after one party's death as long as grounds have been established.
Alimony, or support from one spouse to another, may be barred by the requesting party's cohabitation with another.
A Court should consider the 10 relocation factors as well as the 16 custody factors when there exists no current order for custody and one parent desires to relocate.
A grandparent now includes those who become grandparents through adoption in addition to biological grandparents.