Child Support

Recent Posts in Child Support

  • 23-Sep-2019

    What's the Difference Between Temporary and Final Support Orders

    Legal proceedings for divorce can take a long time, depending on the circumstances specific to the case at hand. Divorce proceedings can last anywhere between a few months to several years. During that time, it may be necessary to address urgent ...
  • 28-Feb-2019

    Understanding California's Proposed Child Support Evader Law

    A child support order is a civil judgement that dictates when and how often a parent is required to pay child support. California has very strict laws when it comes to issuing and enforcing child support orders. In fact, the court won’t even ...
  • 28-Dec-2018

    Do I Stop Paying Child Support When My Child Turns 18?

    Raising a child can be challenging and costly. When a divorce occurs, it doesn’t make parenting any easier. Although noncustodial parents don’t have primary custody of their children, they are responsible for paying child support to cover ...
  • 25-Apr-2018

    How is Child Support Calculated in California?

    In the event of a divorce, each parent is responsible to pay child support to support the child when the marriage ends. The following factors are considered to calculate child support: Each parent's gross income The number of children that the ...
  • 25-Jan-2016

    I Can't Afford Child Support! What Should I Do?

    Contrary to popular belief, not all parents who fail to pay child support do so out of spite or abandonment. In fact, many Americans experience this issue, as the United States Census Bureau’s (USCB) 2003 survey indicated that only 45.3% of ...