Questions Answered by John Arthur Smitten

Q: sons father&I moved from Ny to Fl we have a custody agreement in NY If I wanted to move back with son would still stand

1 Answer | Asked in Child Custody for Florida on
Answered on Sep 25, 2016

If there is no Order that supersedes the NY order then the NY order still stands.
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Q: Part of my divorce agreement stipulated that my ex pay for our child's college with me

1 Answer | Asked in Divorce for Florida on
Answered on Sep 25, 2016

If it is a court order, then you can enforce it. You should hire a lawyer to represent you in the case.
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Q: Can I take my child out of state or the county. With out other parents permission or can he?

1 Answer | Asked in Child Custody and Family Law for Florida on
Answered on Sep 25, 2016

You have to get a court order to relocate greater than 50 miles. You should hire a lawyer to represent you in the case.
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Q: Can I keep my kids out of school for 4 days My wife is cheat I left her took kids Did not want her to run with them

1 Answer | Asked in Divorce and Family Law for Florida on
Answered on Sep 25, 2016

Do not keep them out of school. File for divorce asap. You should hire a lawyer to represent you in the case.
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Q: im going through a divorce and my baby daddy/ ex husband wants to take our son to his gf family reunion and hasnt even

1 Answer | Asked in Divorce and Family Law for Florida on
Answered on Sep 25, 2016

You should file for divorce and get a custody order in your favor. You should hire a lawyer to represent you in the case.
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Q: What happens when dcf asks you to take a drug test and you don't go

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law and Domestic Violence for Florida on
Answered on Sep 25, 2016

Unless they have some type of warrant or court order then you are not under any duty to comply. You should hire a lawyer to represent you in the case.
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Q: when is it legal that I can lock my wife out if she leaves me

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Florida on
Answered on Sep 25, 2016

File for divorce asap and get an order kicking her out.
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Q: I have full custody of my son court ordered but maternal grandmother has half brother and says she will sue

1 Answer | Asked in Child Custody for Florida on
Answered on Sep 12, 2016
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Q: Can I get Child Support if I have a Injunction in place to project myself and my child?

1 Answer | Asked in Child Custody, Child Support, Domestic Violence and Family Law for Florida on
Answered on Sep 12, 2016

Yes you are entitled to child support. You should hire a lawyer to represent you in the case.
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Q: My daughter had a baby 3 months ago. Ive been caring for both of them. She signed temp custody papers in July.

1 Answer | Asked in Child Custody and Family Law for Florida on
Answered on Sep 12, 2016

The order should go your way. You will have to search the FL Putative Father Registry. You should hire a lawyer to represent you in the case.
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Q: Does signing a VPA mean that you've lost your parental rights?

1 Answer | Asked in Contracts, Family Law, Adoption and Child Custody for Florida on
Answered on Sep 12, 2016

You need to file a written revocation of consent and get a lawyer asap.
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Q: What am I obligated to do?

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law and Child Custody for Florida on
Answered on Sep 5, 2016

You should hire a lawyer to assist you with the case.
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Q: I have a pending case against me for child support. It is not yet in order. I myself filed for custody.

2 Answers | Asked in Child Custody and Child Support for Florida on
Answered on Sep 5, 2016

You should hire a lawyer to assist you with the case.
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Q: If my child has lived with me since she was born does the dad have the right to demand that he gets her a cupple nights

1 Answer | Asked in Child Custody for Florida on
Answered on Sep 5, 2016

He has no parental rights until he (or you) go to court. You should hire a lawyer to assist you with the case.
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Q: Can a person file Chapter 7 Bankruptcy based on a Judges sanction from a divorce case?

1 Answer | Asked in Bankruptcy and Divorce for Florida on
Answered on Sep 5, 2016

Yes. You should hire a lawyer to assist you with the case.
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Q: My question is am I able to marry again someone who isn't from the us?

1 Answer | Asked in Divorce for Florida on
Answered on Sep 5, 2016

Once the clerk records your divorce then you are legally free to marry.
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Q: My husband and I are separated and he lives in another state. What state do we file for divorce in?

1 Answer | Asked in Divorce for Florida on
Answered on Sep 5, 2016

File in the state of Florida. You should hire a lawyer to assist you with the case.
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Q: My sister is getting a divorce and he's trying to take back all the gifts he ever gave her including two guns her engag

1 Answer | Asked in Divorce and Animal / Dog Law for Florida on
Answered on Sep 5, 2016

Gifts during the marriage are marital assets so you have to sort this out in court. You should hire a lawyer to assist you with the case.
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Q: can someone file for custody after they've been arrested for domestic battery?

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law, Family Law, Child Custody and Domestic Violence for Florida on
Answered on Sep 5, 2016

Yes but unlikely that person would win.
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Q: My grandchildren were abused by their parents during an unsupervised visit.

1 Answer | Asked in Child Custody for Florida on
Answered on Aug 24, 2016

No. Call Child Protection (the police)
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