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What is included in child support?

June 25th, 2013 | Written by Diana N. Fredericks, Esq.

Clients often ask, "what is included in child support?"  This is a common question either because the parent paying child support continues to be asked for additional support by the children or because the parent receiving child support always hears, "that is what my child support pays for." 

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Step-Parents and Child Support

June 14th, 2013 | Written by Diana N. Fredericks, Esq.

In Christensen v. Christensen and Tymczak, 376 N.J. Super. 20 (App. Div. 2005), the court held that a biological father’s obligation to support his children is only subject to being transferred to a step-parent when such party’s actions actively interfere with the children’s support from the natural parent.

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