Tag Archives: sole custody

One Reason the Court Easily Awards Joint Custody: The Extraordinary Circumstance of Compromise

In Family Court cases, many people believe sole custody means one parent has all rights to the child, and the other parent has none.  However, the term “sole custody” relates only to a parent’s authority to make major, life-altering decisions for


What is Sole Custody in South Carolina?

How is sole legal custody defined? Is sole custody the same as full custody? As the law changes, there is more and more confusion about this answer. We still have custody laws in SC: with sole custody in South Carolina, there is no presumption in favor of