• 16 Sep 2020
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The 411 on Child Support Arrears

Posted by srailawoffice In Child Support September 16, 2020 0 Comment
The 411 on Child Support Arrears

The term “arrear”, which is legally defined as someone who is behind on an outstanding debt or liability, can apply to many different types of law. In the family law setting, the term is generally used in the context of child support when one parent is behind on a payment that they owe the other. …

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  • 20 Dec 2019
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Important Reasons Why You Should Establish Your Child’s Paternity

Posted by Gurjit Srai In Child Support December 20, 2019 0 Comment
Important Reasons Why You Should Establish Your Child’s Paternity

Taking care of your children can get expensive and at times complicated. There are many programs and organizations that can help you do the best you can. However, all the charity in the world will not replace one of the most important sources of information and help that is provided by a child’s father. Below …

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  • 18 Dec 2019
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Divorce When You Have a Special Needs Child

Posted by Gurjit Srai In Child Support December 18, 2019 0 Comment
Divorce When You Have a Special Needs Child

Getting a divorce is difficult enough on its own, without adding the extreme challenges and complexity of having a child with special needs involved. You and your spouse need to pay attention to a lot more details required to plan for your child’s future, well-being, and protection. To ease some of the stress and tension, …

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  • 06 Dec 2019
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Summary Dissolution: A Cheaper Divorce Alternative

Posted by Gurjit Srai In Child Support December 6, 2019 0 Comment
Summary Dissolution: A Cheaper Divorce Alternative

Deciding that you want to get a divorce is only the first step in the process. This process is usually long drawn and emotionally driven for all parties involved. It can also get expensive. In California, there is a cheaper alternative to divorce – summary dissolution. Summary dissolution is a way to end a marriage …

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  • 04 Dec 2019
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Dissolution and Divorce of Same-Sex Domestic Partnerships

Posted by Gurjit Srai In Child Custody December 4, 2019 0 Comment
Dissolution and Divorce of Same-Sex Domestic Partnerships

Under California law, same-sex couples and gay and lesbian couples are permitted to register their domestic partnership. Such same-sex marriages and domestic partnerships have much of the same rights and obligations under the law. Just like any other marriage, domestic partnerships can also fall apart. As such, California law also allows same-sex couples access to …

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  • 20 Nov 2019
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New California Law on Divorce and Pets

Posted by Gurjit Srai In Child Custody November 20, 2019 0 Comment
New California Law on Divorce and Pets

When you’re going through a divorce, you need to think about how you will handle all property division, as we well your children. But where do pets fit into the equation? For most couples, pets are considered family. Pets are especially common in households of the newest generations of married couple. According to the Bureau …

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  • 06 Nov 2019
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Can Parents Agree to Waive Child Support?

Posted by Gurjit Srai In Child Custody November 6, 2019 0 Comment
Can Parents Agree to Waive Child Support?

When you decide to get a divorce, you need to make a number of other decisions that go along with the process. One of the most important issues you need to discuss is child support and custody. Every parent is obligated to care for their child – and that includes physically, mentally and financially. The …

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  • 21 Jun 2019
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Impact of Incarceration on a Parent’s Child Support Obligations

Posted by Gurjit Srai In Child Support June 21, 2019 0 Comment
Impact of Incarceration on a Parent’s Child Support Obligations

When one parent is incarcerated or is behind bars for a period of time, it can significantly impact a child’s life – especially if the parents are divorced. Not only does parental incarceration mean that one parent is not around, it also jeopardizes the family’s financial stability. In circumstances where the parents are divorced, incarceration …

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