Tag: Child maintenance

Receiving child support when father is not working

Receiving child support when father is not working

| 04/12/2017 | 6 Comments
I have a child-maintenance question. You mention attachment to earnings if the person is employed. What if the person is self-employed or unemployed or quits the job just before the first attachment of earnings is due? How does the mother of the child receive the child maintenance owed? Auntie’s a [...]

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Enforcing a child-maintenance order

Enforcing a child-maintenance order

| 31/10/2017 | 0 Comments
How do you get maintenance enforced when one party has defaulted for many years? What is the process? Maintenance in this instance was mandated in court. Auntie’s answer: This question was posed in response to a recent column on this topic (see The legal obligations of child maintenance), which di [...]

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The legal obligations of child maintenance

The legal obligations of child maintenance

| 18/10/2017 | 6 Comments
What is the Cayman law regarding child support for parents that have separated? Auntie’s answer: Your question is pretty general, leaving your situation unclear. It would have helped to know if the child support is being contested between the parents and if the couple is married. However, I think [...]

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