Evan M. Koslow's answer If the parties combined incomes is less than 180K a year then the parties gross income, health insurance premiums for the children, daycare expenses, and at times some other expenses for the children. The amount of overnights can be a factor as well.
Evan M. Koslow's answer If the asset is in your sole name you will keep it (even if purchased during the marriage). Depending on if you put any money towards these assets, your spouse may have an interest in them when it comes time to a judge deciding, what, if any, monetary award should be provided to either of you.
Evan M. Koslow's answer unfortunately, unless one of you cheated on the other or there was physical harm, you will have to wait longer then you were married to actually get divorced (12 months from last time lived under same roof and/or had sexual relationships) to file.
Evan M. Koslow's answer If you have lived here for over a year yes. However, if there are children involved who live in Alabama or property in Alabama or she would be seeking alimony and you do not personally serve her it may be better for you to file in Alabama.
Evan M. Koslow's answer see Maryland Family Law Article Section 12-201(b)(3)(xvi) expense reimbursements or in-kind payments received by a parent in the course of employment, self-employment, or operation of a business to the extent the reimbursements or payments reduce the parent's personal living expenses.
Evan M. Koslow's answer where have the children lived for the past 6 months. Depending on that answer either Georgia or that state will have jurisdiction. Note Georgia will continue to have jurisdiction until it agrees that another state is better suited.
Evan M. Koslow's answer Let your ex try to prove that the written order is inconsistent with what was said on the record. Until otherwise modified the current written order is binding (unless the two of you agree to not follow it)
Evan M. Koslow's answer Section 12-203(b)(3) (xvi) of the Family Law Article states that "expense reimbursements or in-kind payments received by a parent in the course of employment, self-employment, or operation of a business to the extent the reimbursements or payments reduce the parent's personal living expenses." that is likely the argument that was made.
Evan M. Koslow's answer You can try to have it changed to Maryland, but the Maryland and Florida Courts would likely talk to determine who should have jurisdiction. You would do well to first talk to a Florida attorney then to a Maryland attorney to determine what the best route for you is.
Evan M. Koslow's answer Try to pay the full amount. If you can't at no fault of your own (which the court will determine) they can take that into consideration when determining what if any arrears you may owe (or not owe).
Evan M. Koslow's answer it appears being an illegal immigrant is the lease of his concerns for obtaining custody. You should sit down with an attorney to discuss all of this (not just the illegal immigrant part)
Evan M. Koslow's answer If you have been a resident of the state of Maryland for 1 year and you have not lived with him or had sexual relationships with him for 12 consecutive months then yes you can get divorced in Maryland
Evan M. Koslow's answer If you are married and never invoked your marital privilege in the past you can advise the state attorney that you will be invoking your marital privilege. Even without your testimony the state attorney can still decide to prosecute if there is other evidence that can convict your husband.
Evan M. Koslow's answer What did the divorce decree state about child support? is it a direct payment? Is the office of child support enforcement agency involved? More information is needed before any type of general response can be provided.
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