Family Law (Divorce, Family Relations)/Awarding sanctions
Hi, this question is being asked in anticipation of a most likely scenario: What usually happens when a family court judge in Florida does want to award sanctions for several thousands of dollars in costs and fees upon a motion set for hearing, but the argument is raised by the other party that he/she does not have any money to do so?
Is a payment plan established or something?
Hi Dave, if the fees are awarded as a sanction then the inability pay the same is not a defense. The court may do a number of things such as create a payment plan or require the full sanction to be paid by a certain date set out in the future.
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