Jul 16, 2019
ADR refers to methods of dispute settlement outside of the court. In a new article, Janet Pittman Reed, Esq. explains in layman's terms.
Jul 03, 2019
By preventing clerks from dispensing legal advice to parties, courts protect the impartial administration of justice and lessen the burden on the court system. In her new article, Janet Reed explains the reasons and the resulting problems.
Jun 25, 2019
Veteran North Carolina family law attorney Janet Reed comments on Matter of D.A.Y., a recent North Carolina Court of Appeals case dismissing a termination of parental rights case for lack of jurisdiction.
Jun 15, 2019
When a person is involuntarily committed in North Carolina, N.C. Gen. Stat. § 122C-266(a) requires and examination by a second physician within 24 hours of arrival at the facility. This became the subject of a recent proceeding.
May 26, 2019
A recent North Carolina case reviewed the issue of "dependent spouse" for alimony purposes, which is an important for family law proceedings. Attorney Janet Reed explains the issues.
May 13, 2019
Disputes involving parental rights make for very difficult decisions. Recently, the North Carolina Court of Appeals decided one such case where the petitioners were the grandparents of the child. Janet Reed, Esq. explains.
Apr 29, 2019
Janet Reed, Esq. explains custody issues with example of recent Jones case, which notes that appellate courts will give great deference to the trial court's findings and judgment in custody cases.
Apr 15, 2019
Forum organized by attorney Janet Reed provides information & assistance in conjunction with Re-entry Week. Includes updates on driver's restoration & the expunction of criminal records process.
Mar 29, 2019
Divorce is painful; there are no two views about it. But, how smooth or difficult the divorce process can be depends on a variety of factors. Family law attorney Janet P. Reed explains in a new article.
Mar 16, 2019
Event about driver's license restoration & the expungement of criminal records; opportunity to network with community resource organizations that assist in time of need.