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Dallas divorce lawyer vindicates father’s rights

On August 28, 2009, the Dallas Court of Appeals issued an opinion relating to intentional underemployment and its impact on determining child support. Pursuant to Section 154.066 of the Texas Family Code, if an obligor is intentionally unemployed or underemployed in an attempt to reduce child support payments, the court's wage and salary income calculations are not limited to actual earnings, but instead are based on the obligor's earning potential.… Continue Reading
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