Sep 12

3 Details You Want in a Custody Agreement in South Carolina

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No two family situations are exactly alike, but there are certain details that should be included in every custody agreement in South Carolina or any state. 1.    Which parent can make decisions about the child? In South Carolina Family Court, there are

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Sep 12

Child Visitation Schedules: How to Split Time

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When a couple decides to divorce, one of the most daunting problems is establishing a child visitation schedule.  Not so long ago, a non-custodial parent would be given “standard visitation,” which was often every other weekend and a few weeks over

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Feb 13

Temporary Hearings: Procedure Update

On November 21, 2012, new requirements for temporary hearings were announced in an Administrative Order from the Chief Justice of the South Carolina Supreme Court. A copy of the Order can be found here. Rule 21, SCRFC, addresses how temporary relief is to

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Mar 21

When is alimony ordered in South Carolina?

One of the questions that is most searched on the internet is whether someone will have to pay, or is entitled to receive, alimony in South Carolina. So, will you have to pay alimony? In a nutshell, it depends. An award of alimony is highly discretionary,

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