Navigating Utah’s Extended Summer Parent-Time Schedule

Child Custody

Summer is coming! This blog post will focus on the extended parent-time schedules set forth in Utah Code Ann.  § 30-3-35(4) and/or § 30-3-35.1(8). These extended parent-time schedules ensure both custodial and noncustodial parents have ample opportunity to spend quality time with their child(ren). Let’s delve into the specifics of Utah’s extended parent-time schedules as outlined…

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Understanding Supervised Parent-Time in Utah Family Law

Supervised parent-time.

In the complex landscape of family law, ensuring the safety and well-being of children is paramount. Utah law recognizes the fundamental liberty interests of parents and children to have unrestricted and unsupervised access to one another. However, in circumstances where there is evidence indicating potential harm to the child, the court may order supervised parent-time…

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Understanding Temporary Orders in Utah Family Law

Temporary Orders

In the realm of family law, particularly in Utah, temporary orders play a crucial role in addressing immediate concerns and providing stability during the pendency of a legal case. Whether you’re going through a divorce, a child custody dispute, or any other family-related legal matter, temporary orders can significantly impact the trajectory of your case…

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Navigating Child Custody Determinations in Utah: Understanding Key Factors

Child Custody

Child custody is a paramount consideration in divorce and custody cases, and courts aim to make decisions as to custody that prioritize the best interests of the child(ren). In Utah, specific factors are taken into account when determining custody arrangements. Understanding these factors can provide clarity and help parents navigate this emotionally charged process. At…

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Exploring the Depths of Family Law: A Comprehensive Guide

Family Law

At Ellsworth Law Firm, we understand that navigating legal matters related to family law can be emotionally challenging and complex. Family law is a branch of legal practice that encompasses a wide range of issues, all centered around relationships and the family unit. In this blog post, we aim to shed light on what family…

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