Questions Answered by John Arthur Smitten

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Florida 20 hours ago

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If you are asking and IRS question, refer to the court order, if the order is silent the person who has majority custody gets to claim the child.
 
 

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Florida 1 day ago

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He is entitled to file papers. He will likely get supervised visitation at best, for now, most guys do not follow through, with that said you should retain a lawyer.
 
 

3 Answers | Asked in Family Law for Florida 1 day ago

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After you get married then you have to get a court order stopping the child support. Use a lawyer.
 
 

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Florida 4 days ago

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Yes, if she refuses then you have to get the judge to issue a pick up order and a warrant for her arrest.
 
 

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Florida 6 days ago

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You can file for custody here and serve him with the papers in Utah. FL courts will take the case.
 
 

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Florida 9 days ago

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He is permitted to file court documents, you need to respond to the petition and have it dismissed, and retain a lawyer
 
 

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Florida 9 days ago

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You have no rights to children not legally yours. You can and should go for custody and support as to the kids you have with him
 
 

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Florida 13 days ago

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Yes you can do that and you should also file a petition to relocate with the court.
 
 

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Florida 20 days ago

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She is not in control. He is in compliance by providing the insurance. If she will not listen then haul her before the court to explain to the judge why she is doing this.
 
 

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Florida 21 days ago

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If someone makes all the mortgage payments then when the house is sold they get credit for making the other person's half payment of the mortgage. Question not entirely clear, contact my office
 
 

2 Answers | Asked in Family Law for Florida 2 days ago

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You are not required to take a test unless there is some type of court order, you should retain a lawyer right now
 
 

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Florida on Mar 8, 2014

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Picking up a kid from school does not require your consent, people are entitled to delegate certain tasks.
 
 

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Florida on Mar 9, 2014

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If the child lives with you, you do not have to pay support. You should file for custody and support for you and the child.
 
 

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Florida on Mar 10, 2014

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You have to file papers with the court to enforce your parental rights. Use of a lawyer is recommended.