An unmarried couple breaking up and file a dissolution of a domestic partnership. There is a major difference in this type of proceeding from a divorce. Oregon Law renders a presumption that married people share everything equally. There is no such presumption for an unmarried couple. Rather it...Read more »
I have received the same amount of child support for seven years now. My sons father has not changed jobs and is earning the same wage as before. However, the last 5 months I have received 1/4 of the court ordered amount. I found out that his girlfriend recently filed for child support of their... Read more »
Hopefully your support is being collected for you by Oregon's Support Enforcement. You need to call them and find out why the amount forwarded to you has gone down. Some reasons it can go down could be he didn't pay the full amount or he lost or changed jobs and the maximum they can garnish is...Read more »
If your father lived in Oregon at the time of his death and there is property in Oregon that needs to be transferred to heirs or devisees, then Oregon is the right place to file either a small estate's affidavit of a probate. But neither process is required by the law and you mother really needs...Read more »
I know who the father is but he won't comply with child support and I need to apply for custody of both of our kids. He is only on 1 birth certificate. I need to know how I do that. I have custody forms but it asks for paternity. We were never married.
Go to the child support division of your local district Attorney's office and apply for assistance with child support. They will take care of both child support and proving paternity. Once paternity is established you can use the court forms to apply for custody. Just be aware that the court can...Read more »
I would use your next paycheck to pay for a consultation with an experienced family law lawyer and discuss what is likely to happen in a divorce. Whose name property is in won't stop the court from dividing assets. You are entitled to 1/2 of the net value of all marital property acquired during...Read more »
No witness, no proof to prove someone's fault. We said, "we are OK, no one hurt, just small damage". However to repair his car (I don't need to repair my car) he said he was going to call his insurance company that day later or tomorrow, and so did I. After one day leaving the scene, I reported... Read more »
Your statement is really vague. You can at least tell your insurance adjuster what you know (ie the street you were on, the direction you were driving, what lane you were in, when you first notice the other car, etc) and let the two adjusters figure it out. They will consider stuff like whether...Read more »
The original custody order still applies until the court orders a change. However the fact that your son moved to live with his father to California may persuade the court to change custody to the father. It also may depend on how long your son has lived with his father. You really haven't said...Read more »
This isn't a legal question. However using common sense would go a long way to prevent such tragedies. You and the surviving members of your family should either get rid of any guns you have in your homes or be a responsible gun owner and get a secure gun safe and store you guns there. If...Read more »
I was working with a guy on his business. I created a website for him and I was working on a crowdfunding campaign for him. I guess I didn't complete the project fast enough for him and now he is saying he is gonna press charges on me for fraud and theft and contacted a lawyer. Is this a civil... Read more »
What you are describing sure sounds like a civil issue. The police pretty much avoid getting involved in civil disputes. It sounds like just a threat to see if you will get scared and do whatever he is asking you to do. If you are concerned you might want to contact your own lawyer to discuss...Read more »
Hi, my husband just passed away and without will because he got a stroke is die very fast. Last Oct 2018, his daughter introduce a lawyer for him so we designed to made a trust. On the first meeting my husband said l can using all the rent income for ten years until our daughter Graduates but the... Read more »
You can't get specific legal advice here on Justia. This forum is just for very general question so Attorney's can help people know where to start looking for legal help. I am afraid your problem is not something that a general suggestion will resolve. You need to pick a lawyer you want to work...Read more »
I have never received a penny! He lost his business because of gambling and drinking and so lost his income. So I never went after him for support. He now is on S.S. and I need to have it garnished. We were married in Multnomah co. Or. I live in Prineville, Or
If he has any assets like a house it might be easier to foreclose your judgment lien on his house or other assets he has. Social Security is generally exempt from garnishment but there may be an exception for spousal support. I'm not sure. I know there is an exception for child support. If he...Read more »
My house is part of a condo HOA and sometimes the kids from the neighboring apartments come over to play with my kids. They will often ride their bikes around the parking lot. But my wife and I are concerned because they do not have helmets. So if they are riding their bikes on the HOA property... Read more »
Premises liability is very complicated. The best thing you can to is to make sure you have good home owner's insurance and high policy limits. Oregon law requires children to wear helmets but it is really up to the parents to enforce this. You are not liable for what children do or the parents...Read more »
No responsible lawyer would give legal advice in this manor. A lawyer needs to read the entire document and learn what the background story is that gave rise to the document in the first place. Take the deed to a lawyer along with any other relevant documents and get proper legal advice.
She left 08-01-19 and took out son to her parents over 60 miles away. A week later I submitted the paperwork I needed to and included a motion for Status Quo. That was signed as an order 08-12-19. Her lawyer was given copy in court (had court for Ex Parte which was dismissed) and was told by the... Read more »
Your lawyer should set a date for a hearing to determine temporary custody and temporary parenting time. But it is likely that your wife will also ask for temporary child and spousal support. This isn't just about her moving to her parents house. It is about transitioning from married to...Read more »
I am set to close on a house, and was shown a letter wherein the neighbor is threatening me with legal action if I don't remove hedges that were planted on her property 10+ years ago. I do not even own the property yet, so don't see how I would ever be responsible for encroaching hedges on her... Read more »
After she was removed as p.r. the court appointed a lawyer. The lawyer decided to take the alternative fee which is his hourly rate. My question is my au t after being removed entitled to the full p.r of 21k. She already recieved through the court 6k for her work.
This isn't something that can be answered by reading your post on Justia. The PR fees is normally requested as part of an accounting and the court has to approve it. It isn't automatic. Anyone entitled to notice of the accounting can file an objection and state their reasons for their objection....Read more »
Retrace the payments you made then request a printout of the payments processed by the division of child support and compare the two. If you paid by check then go back to your bank and get bank records. If your payments were from wage withholding then go back to your employer and request your...Read more »
Initialy had the home sold, she would not agree to sale. She wanted two years to rebuild her credit and buy me out. She signed a lease, she has been late on paying the mortgage the last two months. I would like to just sell the home and finally go our separate ways on this. Can I force her to... Read more »
The answer really depends on what your divorce judgment said with respect to the house. If you weren't married then maybe you need to resolve this with a dissolution of a domestic partnership proceeding.
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