How is child support determined for joint physical custody?

Answer Answer The father usually pays a portion of his salary for the child support and that is gauged on how much he earns. If you feel your ex mate is not spending that money wisely on your child, you ... Read More »

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If you have primary physical custody and joint legal custody do you have move rights then the parent that does not have physical custody when it comes to the best interest of the child?

Answer yes and no. joint legal basically means the other parent can get any and all legal info on the child such as medical records, school records and of course anything legal or court related if... Read More »

How can you get joint custody or physical custody when mother has sole custody of child?

There is a difference between physical and legal custody. The court can award joint legal custody to the parents and determine that one parent will have physical custody. It can also award joint ph... Read More »

Can a parent that is behind in child support get joint custody of a child whos mother already has full legal custody?

AnswerCertainly some evidence of responsibility (ie paying child support, job, time spent with the child) would help your case. Joint custody, however, is not just for the purpose of reducing chil... Read More »

Can an unwed mother get sole custody or physical custody and still receive child support?

Answer Yes she can. I'm Canadian so hope some other poster will come up with more information for you.Good luck!Yes.In the US the law presumes that an unmarried mother retains sole custody to the... Read More »