Legal Advice for Order to Show Cause: Civil — 21 results
Written by attorney Robin Mashal, 12 months ago.
When a Court is considering taking an action that may be adverse to a litigant, the Court sometimes warns that litigant about that and allows that them a chance to show cause I often see... more
Written by attorney Kristine Blagof, over 2 years ago.
This guide will walk you through the basic steps of filing a response an order to show cause served on your for child custody or child support. This also gives links to San Diego Superior... more
Written by attorney Andrew Ben Boyer, over 1 year ago.
In a divorce case property or visitation matters that are agreed upon or decided by a Judge become court orders. A court order is an order entered by a Judge that has authority over your... more
Written by attorney Taylor House, over 1 year ago.
If you have a valid court order for child support and the other party is behind at least one full month, you may be able to file a petition to enforce a child support order and compel the... more
Written by attorney Christopher Leroi, 7 months ago.
As a judge in Colorado from 1995-2002, I used to go around the state lecturing judges from all over the state about the different types of contempt (indirect v. direct) (remedial v.... more
Written by attorney Jeffery Haupt, about 2 years ago.
An order for child support can come up in a divorce case, a paternity action, CHINS case, etc. The child support order is a requirement by the Court that you pay a certain amount every week... more
Written by attorney April Watkins, about 2 years ago.
In some cases it may be difficult to get your ex-spouse to comply with the courts orders.
I recommend that you try to work out small differences yourself because that is the cheapest and... more
Written by attorney Galen Gentry, almost 2 years ago.
In a divorce proceeding one spouse or both may seek temporary orders before the divorce is over on a variety of issues by filing a written paper called a Request for Orders (formerly known... more
Written by attorney Howard Roitman, almost 2 years ago.
Common law (also known as case law or precedent) is law developed by judges through decisions of courts and similar tribunals (as opposed to statutes adopted through the legislative process... more
Written by attorney Howard Roitman, about 2 years ago.
The primary constitutional function of the Supreme Court is to review appeals from decisions of the District Courts.Generally, an appeal may be taken only from the final judgment of the... more
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