Wrap-Up of Series Discussion on the Rights of Las Vegas Grandparents

This is the final post in my series discussing the rights a Las Vegas grandparent may be entitled to when it comes to winning visitation or custody of a grandchild. Clark County Family Courts will defer to the biological parents’ wishes in the bulk of cases regarding visitation with a child. This means there may be little a grandparent can do in matters where a falling out has occurred which has...
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Do Grandparents Have the Right To Visit Their Grandchildren When They are Estranged From the Parents?

This is the next post in my series discussing the potential rights Las Vegas grandparents have with regards to their grandchildren. My last post discussed whether or not grandparents are entitled to see their grandchildren when their adult parent has opted out of the grandchild’s life. In this post we will be discussing a topic that is all to common- when an adult son or daughter is estranged...
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Grandparent Rights in Las Vegas When the Parent is Not Involved

This is the next post in my series on the rights which Las Vegas grandparents have in relation to their grandchildren. My last post discussed potential rights grandparents might have to visit with their grandchildren if a biological parent is incarcerated. In this post I will be discussing whether grandparents have the right to visit with grandchildren when the parent is not involved in the...
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The Rights Of Las Vegas Grandparent To Care For Grandchildren Whose Parent Is Incarcerated

This is the next post in my series on the rights of Las Vegas grandparents to have a relationship with their grandchildren. My last post discussed guardianship and visitation issues which often arise when an adult child passes away. In this post I will be discussing what rights a grandparent has to their grandchildren if their adult child is incarcerated. Las Vegas grandparents may dispute who...
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Nevada Allows Grandparent Visitation Rights When an Adult Child Passes Away

This is the next post in my series on the rights of Las Vegas grandparents to have visitation with their grandchildren. My last post was an overview of topics that I will be discussing and a brief explanation of Nevada’s third party visitation laws. In this post I will be discussing the rights grandparents may have to visitation when an adult child passes away. Nevada automatically assigns...
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Grandparents’ Rights in Nevada and When it is Possible to Ask the Court for Visitation

This is the first post in a new series I am beginning that will focus on the rights of grandparents in relation to family law and child custody. The topic of grandparents’ rights is often a murky one; in the majority of cases the truth is that grandparents do not often have legal rights to grandchildren. In the eyes of the law a parent is free to choose whether or not their child has a...
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