THURMAN'S CUSTODY TIPS:
What is Joint Custody?
The term "joint custody" is the shorthand, default label that
family law judges and in-house county court "child custody recommending counselors" use in what become child custody plans and orders.
Lower timeshare parents always should urge that this designation be applied
to their parenting arrangements.
CALIFORNIA FAMILY CODE
DEFINITION OF JOINT CUSTODY
Family Code Section 3002
"Joint custody" means joint physical custody and joint legal custody.