The Family Law Glossary
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Payments made by one legal parent of a child to another towards the cost of caring for and raising a child.
Granting or denying the right to spend a certain amount of time with a child.
The process through which a parent-child relationship is legally established or declared non-existent.
The process of ending a marriage or union with a spouse or partner.
The distribution of responsibilities for taking care of a child.
Determining a marriage or union that is legally prohibited to be null and void.