Terrence H Thorgaard's answer If the life insurance had the brother named as beneficiary, you and your daughter would not be entitled to the insurance proceeds. Your daughter's uncle has no duty to support her.
Terrence H Thorgaard's answer Assuming that there is an order from a Puerto Rican court requiring you to pay child support, and no action filed in Florida for the purpose of enforcing the order, there is nothing you could file in Florida; a Florida court would not have jurisdiction. Ask your question in Justia › Ask a Lawyer › Puerto Rica › Family Law ›.
Terrence H Thorgaard's answer The Uniform Child Custody Jurisdiction and Enforcement Act is designed to answer those questions. Basically, it's decided by the courts of the state where the child has lived for six months (or the greater part if his/her life if under six months). Such court, once suit has been filed, retains jurisdiction even if the child is moved. It's the law in Florida, California, and almost all of the other states. See:...
Rand Scott Lieber's answer Child support is based on each parent's net income. The formula is part of the law. If you know approximately how much the father earns you can do the calculation yourself to see how close it is to $300.
Terrence H Thorgaard's answer It's unclear what you want to know. Is there some sort of child support order requiring him to pay you child support? it doesn't appear that the Texas courts would have jurisdiction to award child custody, the children not having lived there. Are you saying that he is threatening to take the children because you can't support them? Perhaps you should sue him in Florida, for increased child support.
Rand Scott Lieber's answer He does have rights but he must go through the court to exercise his rights. If there is no parenting pan or other court order on timesharing then you, the mother, have 100% of the time until he goes to court to change that.
Terrence H Thorgaard's answer If you want to know New Jersey law, ask your question in Justia › Ask a Lawyer › New Jersey › Child Support ›. But for Florida, he is so required if that's what the child support order provides.
Rand Scott Lieber's answer The first question is do you have a parenting plan that defines your timesharing. If the answer is yes then she cannot withhold the child during your designated time. If you do not have a parenting plan then you need to go to court.
Deborah Annette Carroll's answer The office of the Cletk of Courts in Sarasota County will be able to pull the file and provide copies of what you need for a minimal fee if it was filed with the court.
Deborah Annette Carroll's answer If ýour children are receiving assistance from the State in the form of food stamps, Medicaid, cash assistance, the Department of Revenue can file for child support on behalf of the children. Their mother isn't required to do it.
Rand Scott Lieber's answer Child support is a right of the child so it cannot be waived. However, neither one of you needs to pursue enforcement. Just be careful if you are the parent obligated to pay that you have a written agreement with the other party about how the support will be handled.
Rand Scott Lieber's answer The father will be allowed to spend time with the child. It does not have to be overnight. The court will decide what is in the best interests of the child. You need to tell the court that the father does not have an appropriate living space for the child.
Deborah Annette Carroll's answer You don't get less money with the payment through the state disbursement system. A service charge is added to cover the administrative cost, but it is added to what he pays rather than deducted from what you receive. However it can take longer for the state to set up your account and disburse the funds at the beginning. Once it is set up though, the disbursement to you is fairly quick.
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