View Post

California Child Support Law

California child support laws are designed to ensure that kids receive equal and adequate financial support from both parents – but how do they work, and how do the courts determine how much money each parent is supposed to contribute? California Child Support Laws: The Basics In the state of California, child support is the money a court orders one …

View Post

5 Myths About Child Support in California That You Likely Believe

Most people are unfamiliar with California’s child support laws—and that’s okay, because most people haven’t had to deal with them. Unfamiliarity aside, there are several myths floating around about child support in California, and if you’re going through a divorce with children, you need to know what’s true… and what’s not. 5 Myths About Child Support in California That You …

View Post

How to Calculate Child Support in a Stockton Divorce Case

When you’re going through a divorce with children, whether or not you’ve already hired a family court lawyer, you know that you need to think about child custody and child support. While child custody is something that you and your soon-to-be ex-spouse should discuss on your own—and, if possible, reach an agreement on together—child support is another story. You don’t …

How Child Support Works in Stockton California

Child support is a court order requiring a parent to make ongoing monthly payments for the care and support of a child or children. A child support order is usually sought when parents separate, divorce, or when one parent has not met his or her financial obligation. Generally, the parent who has primary custody of the child is the one …