My son's father lawyer motioned to establish an obligation of support after we signed a stipulated order in June of 2018 agreeing no support shall be paid. Child Support office already denied a review of the order as of February 2019. I filed a contempt motion regarding this and 2 other violations. The other party's reason for filing is "he was more concerned about our child's schedule than support" at the time he signed the order. I am representing myself. I have spent over $20,000 fighting for primary placement and out of funds for a retainer.
You can always file a reply affidavit to his motion. However, you can also simply argue your position at the hearing when you present your case.
If he filed a motion seeking a child support order, he bears the burden of proof of showing that there has been a substnatial and significant change in circumstances since the last order (less than a year ago) when support was apparently held open between both of you. It is not necessary for you to file a reply motion or affidavit. You can if you wish, but it is "not required," unless ordered by the court to give you a time deadline to do any counter pleadings.
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