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Parental Alienation, Grandparents’ Rights & New Divorce Rules: Hot Topics in Family Law

A judge throws three children into juvenile detention because they refuse to see their father. How should courts handle matters of alleged parental alienation?

Tonight at 7:00 pm (Mar 6) on the Philadelphia CNN-News affiliate WFMZ-TV and available online now, The American Law Journal presents “Parental Alienation, Grandparents Rights and Other Hot Topics in Family Law.’” Christopher Naughton welcomes family law attorneys Donald Spry of King Spry Herman Freund & Faul, Melissa Iacobucci of Weber Gallagher Simpson Stapleton Fires & Newby and Mark Ashton of Fox Rothschild. The program also examines Pennsylvania’s new divorce guidelines as well as how courts are defining ‘parent’ today.

In the opening feature report, American Lawyer magazine executive editor Gina Passarella interviews David Ladov of Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel, Helen Casale of Hangley Aronchick Segal Pudlin & Schiller and Jennifer Brandt of Cozen O’Connor. Program 1710.

The American Law Journal is the recent winner of two Mid-Atlantic Emmy® awards for 2016. All programs are available at