Paula J. Mcgill's answer No, otherwise, divorces would be too easy. Of course, if you are truly desperate, give the evidence to your spouse, with the person's name, location, times, witnesses, etc. The spouse can file, and in your answer, you can admit to it.
However, this would seriously harm your case in other aspects, including property division. Check with a local attorney in an office visit to see if there are other grounds for a limited or absolute divorce.
Paula J. Mcgill's answer Were you served personally or served through tack and mail? If so, you have to file an answer within seven days of service and appear in court. If you are not sure, you should with the court to determine if a return of service has been filed.
If you are asking if a landlord has to verbally let you know, the answer is no.
Paula J. Mcgill's answer The judge usually tells all parties at the beginning of the calendar call that if you lose you have seven days to vacate before a writ can be issued. Once the writ is issued, the landlord can schedule the marshals to come out at any time. It's safer to move out before the seven days are up. You don't want your personal items thrown out on the lawn or sidewalk for scavengers to pick through.
Paula J. Mcgill's answer Have you completed the financial affidavit and Georgia Child Support Calculator? If not, you should do so and be prepared for the hearing. Also, if you can afford one, hire a lawyer. If one side had a lawyer, A fairer outcome is more likely when the other side also has a lawyer.
Paula J. Mcgill's answer I would make a copy of all correspondence and checks, return everything to the person of origin with a cover letter. Send the packet by certified mail, return receipt. If checks and correspondence continue to arrive, contact an employment lawyer.
This simply doesn't sound like the actions of a responsible company. So, you have to protect yourself.
Paula J. Mcgill's answer Yes, you can start child support through the superior court. First, file a petition for child support in the county where the father resides and ask for a temporary hearing on support. Second, the sheriff will attempt service of the petition on the father. Third, the court will schedule the temporary hearing to start the support. Thereafter, a full hearing will be scheduled and the court will issue its final order.
Paula J. Mcgill's answer You have to make a good faith search to find your husband. You will have to certify with the court the attempts you made to find him. I strongly recommend you consult with local counsel to determine your obligations regarding the search.
Once a good faith search has been made, and you or your attorney certifies your attempts, a judge may grant you permission to serve the complaint by publication. Again, consider consulting with local counsel first. After the consultation, you...
Paula J. Mcgill's answer Yes, if there is an order that required him to pay until your son reached 18, he is not relieved from paying back child support simply because your son is 18. File a petition for contempt to recover the funds he did not pay you under the order. You should include that time he spent in prison. The payments should not have stopped during that incarceration period unless the court relieved him of paying.
You should consider hiring an attorney in the county where the original order was...
If you cannot afford an attorney, file an emergency petition for contempt and request an immediate return of the children. I assume the order that gave you custody is still the current order.
In cases like this, the police may be available to get involved if you show them the order that gives you custody of the children. This may be your first option. However, many times, the police don't want to get...
Paula J. Mcgill's answer How long have you been gone? What were the circtumstances of your departure? What have you done so far to retrieveyour belongings?
The easiest thing might be to just send an e-mail and letter by priority mail, which has tracking. The correspondence should request a retrieval date as soon as possible. If your housemate refuses, you may have to sue to obtain your belongings. If they have been destroyed, you will have to sue for the value of those belongings.
Paula J. Mcgill's answer With or without an attorney, you should file in the county where your child and mother reside. One option that is often used is to legitimate the chld, seek formal custody, and resolve the child support issue in one case. If you hire an attorney, it should be cheaper than doing it separately. For your own self interest, it should be better to have formal visitation and obtain shared legal custody. Legal custody will allow you access to school and medical records without having to go through...
If you want to move, you may be able to negotiate a settlement agreement that sets forth the date of the move-out and a payment plan for back rent in return for a dismissal.
If you want to stay, it may be tougher to negotiate a settlement agreement. However, if you pay all that is alleged to be due in the dispossessory notice (including costs) within 7 days of the notice, place the amount paid in the answer,...
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