Child Support: Creative Enforcement Remedies and a Little Bit More

Legal Area:        Family Civil Trial Appellate Litigation
Total Credit Hours:        1.50
Ethics Credit Included:        0.00
Registration Fee:        $38.00
Course Materials:        textaudiovideo
Session END DATE:        09/30/2018

** available at any time of day and in time increments convenient to you through date referenced above **, together with the Houston Bar Association, are pleased to present a special online CLE program designed to provide an important overview and recent case law updates in family law and child support. Every attorney knows someone who receives or is obligated to pay child support. There are multiple remedies for enforcing child support, both judicially and administratively. Learn all about the judicial process of enforcing a child support obligation, various nonjudicial remedies, recent case law updates and more. This course features streaming video and audio (as well as downloadable MP3 audio) presentations from a live CLE seminar on this topic that was originally conducted by the Houston Bar Association on December 09, 2016. You can access this presentation on demand at any time during the course of the seminar session.

Some of the subjects for this course include:

  • Movant's Perspective & Case

  • Respondent's Perspective & Case

  • Contents of the Motion

  • Criminal Contempt vs. Civil Contempt

  • Setting the Hearing, Proper Notice & Capias/Arrest Warrants

  • Pre-Trial Matters

  • Contempt & Commitment Orders, Compliance Hearings & License Suspensions

  • Liens, Programs, Community Supervision and More

The speakers for this course are David Simpson, Executive Director, and Jane McMahon, Director of the Legal Division, with the Harris County Domestic Relations Office. More information may be found on the Harris County Domestic Relations Office website.

Texas Board of Legal Specialization Areas
Credit Hours Area

1.50 Civil Appellate Law
1.50 Civil Trial Law
1.50 Family Law


This course is approved for credit by the MCLE Committees of the STATE BAR OF TEXAS and the STATE BAR OF CALIFORNIA (MCLE Provider #8648).
These are not self-study credits, but rather 'participatory' credits as you would receive for attending a traditional, live CLE seminar.

In addition, regular CLE credits for this seminar may also be available in a number of other states through CLE Reciprocity, such as FLORIDA, or as an "Approved Jurisdiction", such as TENNESSEE. Please check with the Tennessee State Bar for accreditation information.

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