Child support

POSTED IN Child support ON July 17, 2018

Does Paternity Establishment affect Visitation and Custody?

Does Paternity Establishment affect Visitation and Custody?

Establishing paternity is the first step to getting child custody or visitation rights in Texas. It also carries other rights and responsibilities with it such as requiring the father to provide support for the child and allowing the child to inherit from the father in the event of the father’s death. It is not necessary […]

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POSTED IN Child support ON June 27, 2018

Child Support Modificatons

Child support, primary custody and visitation can be changed later. Texas law says these things can be changed if there is a material change in circumstances of the child or party. Material means important or substantial. For child support, a party could lower child support if they can prove they make less money, and it […]

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POSTED IN Child support ON January 9, 2018

Can I request a modification in the amount I pay for Child Support?

Can I request a modification in the amount I pay for Child Support?

Many people in Addison ask the question, can I request a modification in the amount that I pay for child support? The answer is yes, but there are some parameters that your request must fall into to have a chance at being approved by the judicial system. A new court order will need to be […]

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