PHOENIX FAMILY LAW BLOG
TIPS FOR KEEPING CHILD SUPPORT RECORDS
If you’re ordered to pay child support, it’s a very good idea to keep accurate records of every payment that you make. There have been stories of people claiming they were never paid when they actually were, all because money got tight and they needed extra cash. With no evidence on hand, you could end up paying […]
FINANCIAL THINGS YOU MUST DO BEFORE DIVORCE
If you and your spouse are splitting up, there are a few financial steps that you should take before the divorce to make things go more smoothly. Don’t put these off, but take care of them as soon as you can. 1. Become familiar with what the budget is going to look like on your […]
WHEN DO YOUR OBLIGATIONS TO YOUR CHILD END?
Getting custody of your children gives you a lot of rights, but it also gives you a number of obligations and legal duties. Common things you must do including giving children basic care, clothing, food and shelter. If you don’t do this, you could run into legal trouble, such as being charged with neglect and […]
DOES A FATHER HAVE A RIGHT TO SEE A MOTHER’S HEALTH INFORMATION?
Clearly, if a woman who is pregnant gives her consent to allow the unborn child’s father to see the results of health tests and checkups, he’s allowed to see them. However, can he still see them–on the grounds that it is also his child–if she doesn’t want him to? In short, he cannot. Laws have […]