Child Support

Guide for Parents: Criteria for Child Custody Awards by a Court of Law

Parents have rights and responsibilities towards their children. In the context of a separation or dissolution of a marriage, these rights and responsibilities fall under the legal term, “child custody.” While most discussions on this matter revolve around married couples going through a divorce, or parents choosing to live separately,…


Child Support: What You Should Be Aware Of

Child support usually arises from divorce proceedings or between unmarried couples. If you have custody of your child, the courts expect you to support your child financially. However, child support laws also require non-custodial parents to support their children financially until they reach the age of majority. The court can…