Month: January 2021

Month: January 2021

What can child support payments be used for?

If you have children with your former partner, Michigan law generally requires that you provide for them until they reach the age of majority. Noncustodial parents typically make lump sum payments each month that can be used to buy food, pay rent or pay health...

How does stepparent adoption impact inheritance?

Stepparent adoption can be one of the most exciting and stressful experiences during a parent’s lifetime. It can be easy to consider the more immediate concerns associated with adoption, such as hiring an attorney, addressing details associated with the other...

How can the Court help me enforce child support?

Child support is a court-ordered monthly payment that one parent pays to the other parent to aid in raising children. Parents who receive monthly payments recognize how crucial it is to receive payments consistently and on time. Under ideal circumstances, child...