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Moorestown DCPP Lawyers at The Law Offices of Theodore J. Baker Advocate for Parents’ Rights.

What Are My Parental Rights During A DCPP Investigation?

November 28, 2022

 The New Jersey Department of Child Protection and Permanency (DCPP) is the agency responsible for responding to allegations of child abuse and neglect. They have a legal obligation to investigate every report of child welfare concern that comes to them. If you find yourself the subject of a DCPP investigation it is important to know… Read More »

Contact the Law Offices of Theodore J. Baker if You Need Trusted Legal Guidance with a Kinship Legal Guardianship.

What is Kinship Legal Guardianship?

November 16, 2022

Kinship Legal Guardianship (KLG) is when a child’s legal guardianship belongs to a family friend or a family member other than the child’s parents. It is not the same thing as a legal adoption, as some of the biological parent’s parental rights remain intact. When is KLP an option, and how does it work? How… Read More »

New Jersey DCPP Lawyers at the Law Offices of Theodore J. Baker Handle Your Case with Care and Compassion .

DCPP Cases with Special Needs Children

October 24, 2022

The New Jersey Division of Child Protection and Permanency (DCPP) is the state agency tasked with investigating reports of child abuse and neglect. When these allegations are founded, DCPP takes appropriate measures to protect the child. Cases that involve children with special needs are especially complex. Families of special needs children often have valid concerns… Read More »

South Jersey DCPP Lawyers at the Law Offices of Theodore J. Baker Represent Those Falsely Accused of Child Abuse.

Can Google Falsely Flag Child Abuse?

October 10, 2022

Computers allow people to connect on social media platforms, find useful information, and work from home. People can send private messages and photos, store personal files, participate in meetings or classrooms, and chat live. In a rather brief period of time, computers have integrated into the daily lives of most people across the globe, connecting… Read More »

Moorestown DCPP Lawyers at The Law Offices of Theodore J. Baker Fight for Parental Rights.

What Is Educational Neglect?

September 19, 2022

A child needs an education to become a functional adult who can not only get and maintain gainful employment, but also to navigate the world around them, independently. Parents are influential in making it possible for a child to take an interest in getting an education. They are also responsible for aiding and facilitating a… Read More »

The Moorestown DYFS Lawyers at the Law Offices of Theodore J. Baker Help Families Facing Child Abandonment Charges.

What is Child Abandonment?

September 5, 2022

Parents and legal guardians are legally obligated to provide shelter, food, clothing, and medical care for their children. Failing to do so can be considered child abandonment, which is a form of child abuse or neglect. Although every state may have various child abandonment laws that differ from each other, they all essentially discuss the… Read More »