Category: Family Law

Michigan Emancipation of Minors

Are you at least age 16 and want to know how you can become emancipated? Become Emancipated — File a Petition The Emancipation of Minors...

Order for Grandparenting Time

Look to Michigan Compiled Law 722.27b for how to get an order for grandparenting time. Sec. 7b. Attention!  This is what is needed have standing...

Powers of Court in Child Custody Disputes

Michigan Compiled Law 722.27 Child custody disputes; powers of court; support order; enforcement of judgment or order. Sec. 7.(1) If a child custody dispute has...

Parenting Time Defined

Michigan Compiled Law 722.27a Parenting time. Sec. 7a.(1) Parenting time shall be granted in accordance with the best interests of the child. It is presumed...

Joint Custody Defined

Michigan Compiled Law 722.26a Joint custody. Sec. 6a.(1) In custody disputes between parents, the parents shall be advised of joint custody. At the request of...

Best Interests of Child Defined

Michigan Compiled Law 722.23 “Best interests of the child” defined. Sec. 3. As used in this act, “best interests of the child” meansthe sum total...