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Step Parent Adoption if the Biological Parent is in Jail or Missing

How Do I Complete a Step-Parent Adoption in Austin if the Biological Parent is in Jail or Missing?

November 14, 2019

For a lot of LGBT couples, it can be difficult to have their own children. Sometimes they rely on a surrogate. Other times they choose to adopt. But, if you or your partner have children from a prior relationship, you may want to complete a step-parent adoption. The great thing about a step-parent adoption in…

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Can Same-Sex Couples Get Social Security Spousal & Survivor Benefits?

Can Same-Sex Couples Receive Social Security Spousal and Survivor Benefits in San Antonio?

November 2, 2019

When same-sex marriage became legal a few years ago, it also changed things as far as Social Security benefits are concerned. A lot of people don’t realize just what they’re entitled to. While LGBT couples still have to meet some basic requirements, they are finally eligible to receive both spousal and survivor benefits from Social…

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How Important is a Living Will to LGBT Couples in Austin, Texas?

How Important is a Living Will to LGBT Couples in Austin, Texas?

October 24, 2019

Nobody wants to think about what will happen when they get terminally ill. I don’t know anyone who wants to spend time thinking about what will happen at the end of their life. But if you’ve ever been the one forced to make end of life decisions for a parent or loved one, you know…

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LGBT Couples in Abilene Need Special Planning for Inheritance

LGBT Couples in Abilene Need Special Planning for Inheritance

October 14, 2019

Although same-sex marriage is legal in Abilene, that doesn’t mean that all LGBT couples in Abilene choose to get married. And, even if you do get married, that doesn’t mean you and your spouse will both be legal parents to your children. Like all parents, you’re going to want to make sure your kids are…

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Types of Power of Attorney for the LGBT Community in Corpus Christi

Types of Power of Attorney for the LGBT Community in Corpus Christi

October 2, 2019

Most people have heard the term “power of attorney”, but how many people actually know what it means? The term is thrown around an awful lot. Some people confuse it with executor or administrator of an estate. Other people confuse it with the person in charge of your living will. For members of the LGBT…

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LGBT Parents Face Unique Challenge When Daycare in Waco Rejects Daughter

September 30, 2019

When you and your partner first talked about having a child or adopting a child, you were probably excited. You were probably also a little bit scared. You started doing research to see what you had to do to adopt a child. You may have even met with an LGBT adoption attorney in Texas. What…

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