Entries by Debra Julius

Immigration & Financial Support

What happens if a person living in Minnesota, who is a legal resident alien, gets divorced within 10 years from the date the spouse executed the Immigration Sponsor forms? Does the sponsor have to provide financial support for the immigrant because of their promise to the government? The short answer is usually yes. When a […]

Is Overtime Included In Calculating Child Support?

Like so many issues in the law, the answer is- “It depends”. The general rule is that if overtime income is voluntary and not a condition of employment, the overtime income deleted from the support calculation. The answer seems clear-cut and easy enough. The problem is that many workers with over time incomes have worked […]