By: The American Bar Association

Explanation - The American Bar Association publishes a list of guidelines for considering alimony and child support issues in all 50 States. The list and guidelines are authoritative, and make interesting reading as well. Topically organized, the list summarizes:

Alimony/Spousal Support Factors

Custody Criteria

Child Support Guidelines

Grounds for Divorce and Residency Requirements

Property Division

Third-Party Visitation

Appointment Laws in Adoption, Guardianship, Unmarried Parent, and Divorce Cases

See the Guidlines