Tag Archives: child custody

Domestic Relations — Divorce – Equitable Distribution – Child Custody – Attorney’s Fees – Guardian Ad Litem Fees (access required)

Brown v. Brown (Lawyers Weekly No. 011-038-15, 14 pp.) (H. Bruce Williams, J.) Appealed from Pickens County Family Court (Alex Kinlaw Jr., J.) S.C. App. Holding: Appellant-husband argues that his far greater financial contributions to the marital assets and the ...

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Domestic Relations – Parent & Child – Custody & Visitation – Support – Imputed Income (access required)

Lewis v. Lewis Even though the defendant-father’s expert cited recent studies indicating that joint custody is ideal, our courts generally disfavor joint custody. Moreover, both parties’ experts agreed that a lack of hostility or controversy between the parties is the most important component – one that was missing in this case.

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