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What is Cohabitation?
An award of spousal support will typically terminate on a specified date in the future, or upon the death of either party, the remarriage of the spouse receiving spousal support, or the cohabitation of the party receiving spousal support. While … Continue reading
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When does Child Support Terminate?
Ohio Revised Code §3119.88 sets forth the circumstances under which a child support obligation should terminate. These circumstances are as follows: The child reaches the age of 18 and has graduated from or no longer attends high school on a full-time … Continue reading
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How is Child Support Determined?
Child support is determined on a case-by-case basis using a calculation provided in the Ohio Revised Code §3119.022 and §3119.023. In my experience as a domestic relations attorney in the Cleveland/Akron area, the information needed to complete most child support … Continue reading
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How can you enforce a Court Order?
During the pendency of litigation, the Court may issue numerous orders with which both you and your spouse must comply. In addition, after a case has been resolved, either by agreement or after a trial, the Court will issue a … Continue reading
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What is the Child Support Enforcement Agency?
The Child Support Enforcement Agency (CSEA) is an administrative agency which is offered by the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services (ODJFS). The Child Support Enforcement Agency collects and distributes child support payments in the State of Ohio. The … Continue reading
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