Divorce with child custody when spouse lives abroad?

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A divorce with the custody of a child involved can get very tricky when one parent lives abroad. It is almost impossible to force the absent parent to pay child support, and if the parent takes the child to some countries it may be impossible for the US parent to get the child back,
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How long does it take for a uncontested divorce with child custody in Tennessee?

It takes up to 90 to 100 days depending on how long it takes for the parties to sign and read the divorce papers, it can take a year or more for a contested. I am from Rhea county Tn. Good luck to all the men, and women getting a divorce Just remember children are more important than money, if both (MORE)

Can you get custody of your child if your spouse is having an affair?

This is difficult to answer because the main deciding factor is thejudge in the case. If the spouse is a good parent (I realize manyof us don't consider a cheating partner being a good parent thoughit has little impact if the child is protected properly), it isunlikely the judge will award sole cust (MORE)

Can the step parent take custody a step child in a divorce?

While rare it has happened. Typically, the noncustodial parent must have a criminal or abusive history and have had parental rights severely limited or terminated. The custodial parent (soon to be exspouse) must demonstrate a potentially dangerous environment for the child. And, the stepparent must (MORE)

Who gets custody of a girl child after divorce?

Depends on the parents and what the court find is best for the child. Most courts likes to see shared custody so the child has access to both parents. The gender of the child is irrelevant when choosing a parent.

Will a dwi affect child custody in a divorce settlement?

It would depend on the circumstances and whether they are a repeat offender. Police officers, which should know better, can have DUI arrests, as the Sacramento (CA) Sheriff learned the hard way. You can also be cited for a DUI if all you did was go out and sit behind the wheel of your car to sleep i (MORE)

How does a divorced or unmarried father get full custody of his child?

The father needs to file a motion in the court with jurisdictionover the case. The father will need to provide reasons and evidencefor the change in custody. To obtain sole custody he will need toconvince the court that the mother is an unfit parent. The courtwill consider the petition and issue a r (MORE)

Can divorce be filed while living with spouse?

Generally, yes. But you should consult with an attorney who can review your situation and inform you of your options. It is not that uncommon for divorcing couples to continue to share the marital home for economic reasons, child care and various other reasons.

Where can you get a paternity test if your child lives abroad?

If you are living in India than OTS services can help you get allparties tested in all over the world. I suggest that you contact your State's child support agency. Whenyou get an interview with them, bring all the papers relating toyour child support: birth certificates, acknowledgments ofpaternity (MORE)

What happens if father divorces mother while she lives in nursing home and their child is in custody of mother's disabled father and step mother?

The father will be required to pay child support to the child's guardians if they so request it. The father will be required to pay child support to the child's guardians if they so request it. The father will be required to pay child support to the child's guardians if they so request it. The fa (MORE)

Can your spouse soon to be divorced tell you what you can and cant do with your children if you are the primary care giver but have joint custody and live in different states?

No. Married parents have equal rights where their children are concerned. Legal joint custody means you have an equal right to make decisions that affect the children. If the two of you cannot agree then a court will need to break the impasse. No. Married parents have equal rights where their child (MORE)

Can you lose custody of your child if you cheat on your spouse'?

Believe it or not, in some states yes. Adultery is still on the books as a crime in 22 states and if parents are convicted of a crime, they risk obtaining or maintaining custody of their children. And even in states where it isn't a crime, the parents' lifestyles are taken into consideration when (MORE)

What is child custody laws in Georgia before divorce?

Prior to a divorce married parents have equal parental rights. Prior to a divorce married parents have equal parental rights. Prior to a divorce married parents have equal parental rights. Prior to a divorce married parents have equal parental rights.

Can you get custody of a child living with you?

Having a child living with you in and of itself is not a justification for the court to grant legal custody of that child to you. You need to provide more details. If you meet the requirements of the court and if the child needs a legal guardian you may be appointed. You should consult with an attor (MORE)