Author: Jimmy Verner

Different Rules for UCCJEA and UIFSA

Justice Keyes of Houston’s First District Court of Appeals has written an opinion that shows the differences between jurisdiction over a child and jurisdiction to modify child support. In Lesem v. Mouradian, No. 01-12-01161-CV (Tex. App. – Houston [1st Dist.]…

Permanent Injunction Requires a Pleading

The Fort Worth Court of Appeals vacated a permanent injunction that neither parent “have unrelated members of the opposite sex staying overnight during each party’s period of possession.” The court also vacated a permanent injunction that “the children shall have…