Archive | January, 2012

How is Child Support Determined?

January 02, 2012  |   Posted by :   |   Child Custody and Visitation,Child Support Orders,Divorce,Spousal Support   |   0 Comment

Child support is determined on a number of factors.  Along with the child’s best interest, other factors are parents’ income, standard of living for the child, custody arrangement, level of responsibility for the child, and the financial needs of the child. Income considered when determining child support includes hourly or salary wages, commissions, overtime wages, [...]

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What not to do on Facebook during a divorce?

January 01, 2012  |   Posted by :   |   Child Custody and Visitation,Child Support Orders,Divorce,Spousal Support   |   0 Comment

Social networking is now ubiquitous regardless of age, gender, or demographics. By their very nature, these sites are designed to make it easy for people to check in with their friends and monitor their activities. However, this also means exes are able to access your facebook to find evidence which may not help you in [...]

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Different Types of Juvenile Court Hearings

There are several types of juvenile court hearings that may be appointed to the child. They are the following: 1)   Detention Hearing- In a detention hearing, the judge will determine whether the child will remain in custody, in Juvenile Hall, or be released to his/her guardians. The child, guardian(s), child’s attorney, a Deputy District Attorney, [...]

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