Category Archives: Child Support

Understanding when California child support orders can be changed

Generally speaking, a child support order is no longer enforced when a child reaches the age of majority, or 18 years old. However, as we discussed in a previous blog post, dependant, unmarried children are entitled to child support until … Continue reading

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Men urged to pay back child support by text, some in error

In this day and age, it’s not hard to see what kind of role mothers and fathers can play in the lives of their children. It’s no longer the default expectation for women to be full-time caretakers and men to … Continue reading

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When do child support obligations end in California?

Raising a child is a major responsibility. Parents invest a lot of time — and money — into making sure their children are happy and healthy. Even though two parents might end their relationship, parental responsibilities may not end with … Continue reading

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How does moving to a new state impact child support orders?

Many aspects of family law are determined on a state-to-state level. Although the same general ideas are consistent through much of the country, they might be different in application from one state to another. For people who move to a … Continue reading

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Store security breach shuts down 4,800 child support EPPICards

For nearly 5,000 Californians with electronic child support accounts through the California Department of Child Support Services, a security breach shut down access to their money at one of the worst possible times: just before Christmas. According to a DCSS … Continue reading

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