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What Does Child Support Cover in California?

The California courts acknowledge that both parents must contribute to the cost of raising their children. Child support laws are decided on the state level and California uses a calculation based on the income and expenses of both parents as well as the parenting time…

Do I Have to Pay Child Support if We Share Custody 50/50 in California?

It’s a common misconception that parents who share the custody of their children in California equally, on a 50/50 parenting schedule don’t have to pay or receive child support. However, that isn’t the case. While on the surface it might seem logical that neither parent…

Differences Between Legal and Physical Child Custody 

If you have children in the state of California and you’ve filed for divorce, it’s essential to understand that there are two types of child custody that the courts will litigate during your divorce proceedings. California law requires parents to create a custody and visitation…