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Q: Child Care

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Alabama on Jul 28, 2014

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William E. Scully Jr.'s answer
Yes and no. (Just the answer you were looking for.) In calculating child support, extra curricular activities...like camps, are assumed in reaching the monthly child support award. Sometimes parties will agree that they will split certain extracurricular activities. If your decree says you have to split certain extracurriculars, then that's what you need to do. However, work related child care expenses are also calculated into the gross monthly child support amount. If your decree has a...

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Q: My son and his girlfriend have two children together. They have recently separated she is wantwanting to lleave the stat

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Florida on Jul 28, 2014

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John Arthur Smitten's answer
he needs to file a petition with the court asap to enforce his rights otherwise she can leave.

Use of a lawyer is recommended.

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Q: How can I go about getting joint custody of my 1 year old? Her mother is willing because she is going into the military.

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Florida on Jul 28, 2014

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If everyone agrees then you can have it reduced to writing then approved by the court.

Use of a lawyer is recommended.

John Smitten, Esquire

Carey and Leisure

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Clearwater, FL 33764

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Q: Can I get child support if I'm married and my husband signed the birth certificate even though he is not the real father

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Florida on Jul 28, 2014

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yes, a child born during the marriage is presumed his.

Use of a lawyer is recommended.

John Smitten, Esquire

Carey and Leisure

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Clearwater, FL 33764

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Q: My son went with his mother for the summer. she refuses to return him to me .What should i do next

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Florida on Jul 28, 2014

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You have to file a petition and emergency motion to get the child back

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