Q: my former husband is requesting bank statements, however, my current husband is the only owner of the business account
I am a signer, but have no ownership rights. Also they are asking for his personal accounts, which I am not on either. I do not have any bank accounts at this time. My minor children have savings accounts. Please help me
A: If the discovery requests are regarding child support then your new husband has a right to privacy of his financial accounts. The only relevant date relates to your income. Speak with a local family lawyer for more specific advice.
Ira Markowitz agrees with this answer
Has your former husband filed a Supplemental Petition For Modification?
Have you been served?
Was there a Marital Settlement Agreement ?
Note Child Support is always modifiable as long as the child has not reached the age of 18 or 19expected to graduate High School by age 19 nor has the child been emancipated.
Your new husband needs to obtain counsel if he has subpoenaed or his company records have been.
Have you & your new husband been comingling funds?
Seek legal advise as soon as possible.
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