Monthly Archives: April 2018

UCCJEA and Attorney Fee Awards

N.S. v. D.M. is a custody dispute that entangles two states and two counties and involves the complicated provisions of the Uniform Child Custody and Enforcement Act (UCCJEA). FACTUAL BACKGROUND OF THE CUSTODY PROCEEDINGS This is a paternity case. The … Continue reading

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Family Code 217 Testimony

In re Marriage of Swain involved an ex-husband’s request to terminate spousal support. FACTUAL BACKGROUND OF THE REQUEST TO TERMINATE SPOUSAL SUPPORT. The parties had been married for 11 years before filing for divorce. They entered into a stipulated judgment … Continue reading

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