Child support is just that—money paid to the custodial parent by the non-custodial parent to ensure that a child receives support from both parents. In many cases, this money is paid and used as it was intended, and both parents can ensure the child’s wellbeing. For many custodial parents, … [Read more...] about Penalties For Non-Payment Of Child Support In Texas
In Texas, the term “alimony” refers to the monetary support that one spouse receives from the other as the result of divorce proceedings. These payments may also be referred to by the court as “spousal maintenance.” In Texas, the alimony that a spouse may receive from their former spouse can depend … [Read more...] about When Can Alimony be Reduced in Texas?
DNA paternity testing can be done for a number of reasons, but usually, it’s to establish true legal paternity for a child or children. Having legal paternity allows the child to inherit from their parents as well as receive other benefits such as those from the VA or military dependent benefits. … [Read more...] about Can Paternity Tests Be Done Without Both Partners’ Consent In Fort Worth, TX?
Child custody (or “conservatorship,” as it’s called in Texas) can be a difficult and time-consuming process. There are multiple decisions to make after the parents split, including where the child can live, and with which parent. But everything that the court decides and awards is based on one … [Read more...] about What Factors Determine Child Custody In Fort Worth, TX?