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Child Support in Maryland – It’s A Child’s Right

patrickcrawford | December 18, 2018

We recently covered a story about spousal support guidelines and states that are using them to replace what was traditionally deemed alimony. Similar to child support guidelines, they are based on a mathematical calculation of economic means with the moneyed spouse making financial contributions to the household of the non-monied spouse for a specific amount […]

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What About Child Support Payments When My Ex is Unemployed?

patrickcrawford | December 5, 2018

We recently read an article in Forbes magazine about a family law judge in Connecticut who ordered both parties in a divorce battle to turn over the passwords to their social network accounts. You can read about the case here.

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Divorce in Maryland – No Cohabitation During the Process

patrickcrawford | December 5, 2018

We recently read an article in Forbes magazine about a family law judge in Connecticut who ordered both parties in a divorce battle to turn over the passwords to their social network accounts. You can read about the case here.

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What About Child Support Payments When My Ex is Unemployed?

patrickcrawford | May 2, 2017

Unfortunately, this is often a problem at one time or another in most child support cases. Recently, it has been even more common and problematic given the state of the economy, the high unemployment rate, and the years-long recession. But just because one parent is unemployed doesn’t obviate the child support obligation. It’s a child’s […]

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How do I get ready to separate? Get documents

patrickcrawford | November 15, 2012

Separation can be a complicated task. But it’s often necessary in order to be eligible for a divorce in Maryland. But even more important than this, separation is desirable if you want to move on with your life without the other person. There are some things to do before you separate (or before your spouse […]

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