Table of contents for Fathers' rights : the best interest of your child includes you / by James J. Gross.

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Introduction
Chapter 1: Fatherhood	
Fathers' Rights
Paternity
Adoption
Termination of Fathers' Rights
Chapter 2: Interventions
Dealing with Emotions
Conflict
Interventions
What to Say to the Kids
Chapter 3: In Case of Emergency
Moving Out
Sample Move Out Agreement
Access to Children
Domestic Violence
Finances
Legal Matters
Dating
Chapter 4: Fathers' Rights and the Legal System
Origins of Our Legal System
Limitations
How Laws are Made
Where to Find the Law
Lawyers
Judges
Other Participants in Your Case
Chapter 5: Custody
Custody Law
Legal Custody
Physical Custody
Custody Evaluations
Chapter 6: Visitation
Visitation Schedules
Different Types of Visitation
Visitation Disputes
Sample Court-Ordered Visitation Schedule
Visitation Rights Checklist
Changing Visitation
Third Party Visitation
Chapter 7: Child Support
Child Support Models
Calculating Child Support
Adjustments
Deviations from Guidelines
Education Expenses
Nonguidelines Cases
Modification
Termination
Avoiding Payment
Child Support Agreements
Bankruptcy and Taxes
Chapter 8: Federal and Uniform Laws
Child Support
Health Insurance
School Records
Child Snatching
Gay Dads
Physically or Mentally Impaired Dads
Military Dads
Chapter 9: Filing a Lawsuit
The Three Phases of a Lawsuit
Threshold Legal Requirements
Beginning the Lawsuit
Notice
Sample Summons from Montana
Service of Process
Pleadings
Sample Caption and Title for Pleading
Sample Verification
Complaint
Answer
Sample Answer
Pretrial Proceedings
How Long Does it Take?
Sample Trial Timeline
How Much Does it Cost?
Sample Trial Budget
Chapter 10: Discovery & Pretrial Procedures	
Investigation 
Interrogatories
Requests for Documents
Requests for Admissions
Stipulation
Depositions
Subpoenas
Expert Witness Statement
Limitations on Discovery
Making the Other Side Respond
Pretrial Preparation
Chapter 11: Trial
Before the Trial
Behavior at Trial
The Rules
The Trial
Plaintiff's Case
Defendant's Case
Closing
Chapter 12: Testimony
Your Testimony
Your Direct Examination
Cross-Examination of the Children's Mother
Direct Examination of Your Expert Witness
Chapter 13: Alternatives
Working It Out
Parenting Coordinator
Mediation
Parenting Plans
Collaborative Law
Negotiation through Attorneys
Arbitration
Conclusion
Glossary
Appendix A: Sample Discovery Documents
Appendix B: Sample Parenting Plan
Appendix C: Custody Presumptions
Appendix D: Custody Factors	
Appendix E: Child Support Age of Termination & College Expenses
Appendix F: Parental Kidnapping Prevention Act
Appendix G: International Child Abduction Remedies Act	
Appendix H: The Hague Convention on International Child Abduction
Appendix I: Child Abduction Resources
Appendix J: Child Support Enforcement Agencies
Index
About the Author

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Parent and child (Law) -- United States -- Popular works.
Fathers -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States -- Popular works.