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September 10, 2021
Emergency Custody Orders

Emergency Custody Orders

Emergency custody orders (ECOs) are used when a child is in immediate danger and needs protection. An ECO can be used to remove a child from […]
July 10, 2021
Changes in Child Support Law in Kentucky

Changes To Child Support Law – 2021

Recent changes to child support obligation statues begin taking effect this month. Some of the most recent changes will not go into effect until March of […]
April 10, 2021
Family Law Statutes in Kentucky

Family Law Statute Changes Upcoming in 2021

The 2021 Kentucky Legislative Session resulted in several changes to family law statutes, and heavily addresses child support. The main acts passed were House Bill (HB) […]
January 10, 2021
What is a defacto custodian

What Is a Defacto Custodian?

A defacto custodian is a person who shows by clear and convincing evidence they have been the primary caregiver and financial support for a child for […]
September 10, 2020

Social Media and Your Divorce

July 10, 2020
Child Support and Equal Time Sharing

Frequently Asked Questions: Child Support and 50/50 Timesharing

With the passing of the modification to custody and timesharing in 2018, the landscape for child support has changed dramatically in Kentucky. Kentucky made it that […]
May 10, 2020
Child support and equal time sharing in Kentucky

Child Support and Equal Timesharing

In 2018, Kentucky passed a modification of KRS 403.270, making joint custody and equal timesharing the default. The new law created a rebuttable presumption of permanent […]
March 30, 2020
Parenting Time & COVID-19

Timesharing During COVID-19

It is currently recommended that people self-quarantine, this creates an issue for families with shared parenting time. The Supreme Court of Kentucky has issues an advisory order regarding visitation or shared parenting time in Kentucky during the current COVID-19 pandemic. The current order is in effect until April 24th or until modified by further orders.
March 10, 2020
Shared Parenting Law in Kentucky

Kentucky Shared Parenting Law