Alimony Award Modified in Divorce Appeal

Background The parties were married for approximately 20 years and had two children.  During the marriage, Wife occasionally worked at various jobs but never earned more than $37,000 per year.  Wife had a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Tennessee, but had not...

Misguided Child Support Enforcement – Part 1

My last couple of posts have been concerning child support and child support enforcement.  I promised a couple of examples of heavy-handed enforcement, so here’s my first story: A guy called me from one of the New England states because he had been sued by the...