How to collect past due child support in California

If someone owes you past due child support and you want to collect in California, here are some things you want to know. California’s Department of Child Support Services charges a minimal fee to collect past due child support for members of the general public. To apply for services, go to the Department’s website (www.childsup.ca.gov) […]

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How to collect past due child support in California

If someone owes you past due child support and you want to collect in California, here are some things you want to know. California’s Department of Child Support Services charges a minimal fee to collect past due child support for members of the general public. To apply for services, go to the Department’s website (www.childsup.ca.gov) […]

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Can I keep my engagement ring if we broke up?

The answer depends on whether you were married. If you were married then you can keep it. It’s yours. But if you never married, you’ll need to give it back. The rules of contract law apply to a wedding proposal. The person giving the ring is offering it to the other person on the condition […]

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Traffic Tickets And Hiring A Lawyer

If you’ve gotten a traffic ticket lately, you’ve probably thought about just paying it off. The fine is less than it would cost to hire an attorney and you think you might lose anyway. The problem is that the real cost of a ticket is the rise in insurance costs that come from the points […]

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I keep getting sent to secondary security at the airport

Some travelers to the United States are routinely subject to secondary screening at the airport without any explanation. The Department of Homeland Security Traveler Redress Inquiry Program (known as TRIP) is a single point of contact for individuals who have questions or want resolution regarding difficulties they experienced during their travel s...

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What Is TPS And Who Does It Apply To?

Temporary protected status (also called “TPS”) is a temporary immigration status to the United States, granted to eligible nationals of the following countries including • El Salvador, • Honduras • Haiti • Nepal • Syria • Nicaragua • Yemen • Sudan, • Somalia and South Sudan ————— The Department of Homeland ...

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California Law and Adult Marijuana Usage; What you need to know.

Recreational marijuana is legal in California but you still can’t smoke it at work or in your car. Interesting piece in the LA Times about the recently passed Prop 64 law and what you can and cannot legally do. Under Prop 64 (“The Adult Use of Marijuana Act”), which was passed by California voters on […]

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