Ingram Publishing Services Custody and Support: Get the Answers You Need
When you’re getting divorced, you can make a tough time easier for your children (and yourself) if you work with the other parent to agree on a custody plan and child support. If you can’t resolve these issues, you’ll have to head to court, and ask a judge to step in.
Either way, Nolo’s Essential Guide to Child Custody & Support can help. You’ll learn:
how negotiation and mediation can keep costs down and improve future dealings with your ex
where to find your state’s child support guidelines
how judges make custody decisions
how to enforce and change custody and support orders
how court trials work
what military families need to know, and
when you need a lawyer and how to work with one.
You’ll also find specifics about each state’s laws, including what factors courts consider when they rule on custody arrangements and what happens when one parent wants to move away with the children. Millions of parents get divorced each year—and their single biggest concern is their children. Nolo’s Essential Guide to Child Custody & Support is thorough and compassionate, taking readers step-by-step through the unfamiliar landscape of child custody and support laws. It provides essential state-specific information and answers all common questions on state child support guidelines, enforcing custody and support orders, and working with a lawyer.