09 Jan

Types of Income Used to Calculate Child Support

Guideline For Child Support Calculator Georgia has enacted child support guidelines used by the courts to determine what resources should be considered income for the purpose of calculating a parent’s child support obligation. Georgia’s calculate chi...

09 Dec

Debt After Divorce

The Marital Residence After Divorce In a divorce situation, it is important for both parties to reach an agreement that specifically establishes a workable method to dispose of the marital residence. The idea is to separate your lives completely and&...

06 Nov

GEORGIA CHILD SUPPORT SERVICES ENFORCEMENT

Income Deduction In January of 1994, the state of Georgia passed a requirement that all child support orders include an income deduction order providing for automatic wage withholding unless the parents agree otherwise. Orders that do not include thi...

18 Oct

Establishing Your Parental Rights as a Father

Your Parental Rights as a Father There is a common misperception that being named as the father on your child’s birth certificate is enough to ensure you have rights to visitation and for making decisions regarding their care. Unfortunately, that&hel...

Grandparents’ Rights
06 Sep

Grandparents’ Rights

While not as common as cases involving parental rights, we do see quite a few grandparent’s rights cases that involve visitation and (less commonly) custody. If you’re a grandparent, you might wonder when you have the right to legal visit...

Child Custody Dispute
06 Sep

Child Custody Dispute

If your child’s father or mother doesn’t follow the child custody order, you may feel frustrated and even angry. A parent behaving contrary to the order can cause a lot of unnecessary stress. In order to eliminate stress and prepare… Read More

Coping with Divorce & Your Emotional Well-Being
07 Aug

Coping with Divorce & Your Emotional Well-Being

When you and your spouse choose to divorce, you’re closing the door on a major chapter in your lives. A serious change in that nature has the power to shake your foundation. When you’ve planned your entire life with someone… Read More

TERMINATING PARENTAL RIGHTS
07 Aug

TERMINATING PARENTAL RIGHTS

Terminating an individual’s parental rights is a very serious matter, whether the court takes away those rights or the parent relinquishes them willingly. In parent-child relationships, the legal parents inherently have certain rights and responsibil...