Residential Time Versus Parenting Plan: Is There A Difference?
During the time you filed for a divorce or legal separation - a parenting plan is required to be included. This ensures that children are still given care, are attended with their needs, and have time allotted to spend with each parent.
For unmarried parents, this is known as a paternity action and once the fath...
WHY PARENTING PLAN IS IMPORTANT IN LEGAL SEPARATION
Now that you already know what's the difference between a legal separation and a , you're probably on your way to the court or booked a conversation with your attorney.
Again, legal separation is very similar to divorce, however, in the end, you’re still legally married. Both legal separation and divorce will divide asset...
Protection Orders In Washington: What It Is And How You Can File
Protection orders are there to prevent contact between two people. It may involve physical or personal contact, phone or text contact, email or social media contact, or communication through a third party. In many cases, protection orders also involve remaining a certain distance away from someone's home, school, or place of employme...
Understanding Child Support Deviations: Can It Deviate Based On Residential Time?
The Pandemic is still here. It's affecting us all and causing changes in our accustomed situations. There has also been apparent changes in calculating residential time as the child(ren) do/es distance learning at home with the parent. This article attempts to clarify that.
How Is Child Support Calculated?
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Divorce and Legal Separation: What’s The Diff?
Divorce and Legal Separation are two legal matters for two married couples. However, the former gets more mileage. Society seems to be more knowledgeable about divorce probably because it has been portrayed in mainstream media oftentimes, and also its nature where there's finality in its decision.
Legal Separation, on the o...
Sexual Assault At The Time of COVID-19: What You Can Do Now
The COVID-19 pandemic has definitely brought a deluge of problems in our society. We see a surge of infected cases everyday, occupying our hospitals and health institutions. The State has imposed stay-home orders left and right, thereby affecting families and for some, including the Court Orders on the...
Virtual Courts On The Rise: Check Out Notices of Court Closures and Emergency Modifications To Operations in Washington
Washington courts have responded to the onslaught of effects of the COVID-19 crisis on court proceedings. Washington courts via its , has released all the court notices regarding its closures and emergency modifications to operations. Get in touch with them to learn how to go about with your case. In these times, they are availab...
WHAT TO DO WHEN UNABLE TO PAY CHILD SUPPORT DURING COVID-19 CRISIS
This topic is still not final and is constantly updating. Emergency court procedures vary by county and is also changing. You can double check with you local court for the latest information or update. CANNOT PAY CHILD SUPPORT DURING COVID CRISIS IN WASHINGTON According to an interview conduct by Washi...
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Parenting Plan During COVID-19: What You Need To Know
The COVID-19 pandemic has affected every single one of us. It puts everyone at high risk. If you have a parenting plan, it is important to carefully go through it. There might be clauses or parts that have something to do with the power to cancel or change visits. There might also be a part that says about wh...