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Child Advocacy: Professional standards for representing children in CINA cases in juvenile court

It is well established that the best-interests-of-the-child standard transcends all decisions made by the juvenile court regarding a Child In Need of Assistance (CINA). Yet ...

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Commentary: Why cultural awareness is crucial to a mediator’s success

In most contested matters, mediation should be considered as an option in resolving even the most complicated divorces. Mediation is generally less emotionally wrenching for ...

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Child Advocacy: Md. law protects children from abuse, neglect prior to injury

Maryland law to protect children in Child In Need of Assistance (“CINA”) proceedings once they have been harmed is codified at Md. Code Ann., Courts ...

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Managing partners: Learn to manage your stress

BOSTON – Shakespeare’s King Henry aptly said, “Uneasy lies the head that wears a crown.” Despite the perceived glamour of power, the stress that it ...

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