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Archive for July, 2012

Child Support Collection Is Not “Let’s Make a Deal”

In an effort to get the support families deserve some custodial parents will try and make a deal with the person who owes support. The absent parent has a way of tugging at some of the old feelings we may still have, after all, we did care for them at one point. I’ve heard custodial […]

Laches Defense And Child Support

Laches is an unreasonable delay pursuing a right or claim that prejudices the [opposing] party”. The person invoking laches is asserting that an opposing party has “slept on its rights,” and that, as a result of this delay, circumstances for the non-custodial parent have changed and it is no longer just to grant the plaintiff’s […]