Punishing parents who owe back child support

Depending on their situation, parents in Florida who owe back child support payments may be held accountable in multiple ways. A 1998 federal child support law, the Deadbeat Parents Punishment Act, or DPPA, can be used to punish parents who purposely go to another...

Focusing on children during a divorce

Florida parents who are getting a divorce can help reassure their children throughout the process. This begins with choosing the best time to file based on the children’s schedule. For example, parents might choose March because the long stretch of school days...