The Seth Rogen film, “Knocked Up,” is pretty hilarious but what’s often not funny is the fallout from an accidental pregnancy.
There are so many issues to consider for both men and women.Read More
Questions from this week’s #AskAnAttorney on WAAF’s “Hillman Morning Show”: “My ex-wife is getting remarried and her soon-to-be husband makes a really good living, which has promoted my ex to stop working. We have two kids together. How will this affect my child support payments?”Read More
Calculating child support is complicated and stressful and the state’s new guidelines aren’t making things any easier. The new guidelines have made some improvements and clarified some ambiguities. We were one of the first to report on the complexities of the new guidelines and have now identified some errors in making calculations.Read More
If you are paying or receiving child support, contact our team of family law attorneys today.
The new Massachusetts guidelines take effect September 15, and could save payees thousands per year and significantly impact payments for recipients. The Law Offices of Army & Roche will do a full audit to make sure you will be paying or receiving the correct amount under these complex new rules.
Sometimes men who become disabled rely on payment from the federal government for their income. Some of those men might owe child support because they weren't able to pay it using the little income they received. Now a federal policy change may cause thousands of those men to lose their income entirely.Read More
There has been a lot discussion around the country on what defenses an individual charged with failure to pay child support can raise at their criminal trial. In a decision handed down by the highest court of a state to our west, the justices have set a significant threshold for those who owe child support. While this decision solely applies to cases in that state the reasoning may prove useful for those in Massachusetts looking to explain to a judge or jury their inability to pay.Read More