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It's Over!

Well! It’s finally over! One of the longest, most embarrassing, and disgusting relationships of my life is finally over! It was infuriating, frustrating, appalling, sometimes heartbreaking, and at times even soul crushing. 837 more words

Child Support

Common Questions from Clients

Welcome to our series titled “Common Questions from Clients.”    At our firm, one of the attorneys’ most important roles is providing timely and detailed responses to our clients’ questions.   447 more words

Bargain Away

What is a "Motion" and How Do You File One in the Family Court?

The question was put to me: What do I say on the motion form provided by the court when it asks “Motion For ______________”?

I’m going to assume you are a layperson (nonlawyer) trying to file something in court “pro se”–that is, on your own and without a lawyer.   684 more words

Divorce

New Child Support Research Findings

Goldberg, J. S. (2015). Coparenting and Nonresident Fathers’ Monetary Contributions to Their Children. Journal of Marriage and Family, 77(3), 612-627. doi:http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jomf.12191

Kane, J. B., Nelson, T. 29 more words

Coparenting

Poverty Status of Custodial Parents in the US

Custodial parents face many financial challenges.  This recent US Census report (2013) provides a description of custodial parents and their financial status.  This figure shows the poverty status of parents.   19 more words

United States

Child Support Debate

I know Child Support can be a very sensitive issue. Recently, I have caught myself in a heated debate on the subject.

I, personally, believe in the concept. 524 more words

Life Challenges

Child Support Enforcement in the United States

The US federal government collects much data about child support and its enforcement.  Over the past 50 years there have been many changes in the enforcement process.   215 more words

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